Transport in Lyon
Getting around Lyon by public transport is simple. The city has an extensive network of trains, buses and trams to help you explore. The route planner from TCL, the company that runs the transport network, allows you to plan your journey if you need to get around the city. The nearest station to the Radisson Blu Hotel in Lyon city center is Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu, the largest of the city's five railway stations, is located one street away. The station is served by a fast, reliable train link from Lyon-Saint-Exupéry Airport, as well as high-speed TGV trains and trains to other destinations in France making it easy to reach the hotel.
Although many attractions and city highlights, such as the Old Town, are within easy reach of the hotel on foot, there are buses, trams and the metro to help you get around efficiently. These are also useful for reaching attractions on the outskirts of the city, such as Parc Blandan, in no time.
City sightseeing bus toursIf you are looking for the ultimate tourist experience then chose Lyon City Bus, the most efficient way to travel around city’s main attractions. They offer a hop-on, hop-off bus tour so you can chose how long you spend at each museum, gallery or sight, then all you have to do is jump on the next bus that comes along. Tickets last for 1 or 2 days.
Pick up a Lyon City CardIf you are visiting the city for several days, pick up your Lyon City Card and take advantage of free public transport on buses, trams and on the metro. This card also has the added advantage of free or discounted access to attractions, as well as discounts in a range of shops and on tours.
Our hotel staff are happy to assist you with tips on the best way to get around Lyon.