The Rhônexpress tram serves as a link between Lyon-Saint Exupéry Airport and the centre of Lyon, to Part-Dieu train station (journey time approx. 30 minutes). For those aged between 12 and 25, a one-way ticket will cost 13.20€ (online and onsite). If you are over the age of 25, a ticket will cost you 14.70€ (2016 rate).
Taxis are also available to take you directly from the airport to your chosen destination. A trip to the centre of Lyon costs about 50€ and 75€.
Getting to the Manufacture des Tabacs
From Part-Dieu train station (Lyon’s main train station) Take the T4 tram, direction Hopital Feyzin Venissieux | Get off at the Manufacture-Montluc stop Or, take metro line B, direction Gare d’Oullins |Get off at Saxe-Gambetta and then take line D, direction Gare de Vénissieux | Get off at Sans-Souci. Follow the boulevard in the same direction as traffic until you reach the Manufacture des Tabacs campus. Or, take the C25 bus, direction Saint-Priest Plaine de Saythe | Get off at the Manufacture-Montluc stop.
From Perrache train station Take metro line A, direction Vaux en Velin la Soie| Get off at Bellecour and then take line D, direction Gare de Vénissieux | Get off at Sans-Souci. Follow the boulevard in the same direction as traffic until you reach the Manufacture des Tabacs campus.
If you wish to leave your bags at our Luggage Service, enter the Manufacture des Tabacs campus via 6 Rue Rollet and you can leave it there for the day. Opening Hours: Monday to Friday from 8:00am to 6:00pm
The metro, tram and bus systems are all easy way’s to get around Lyon and its suburbs. Students under 28 years of age can apply for a Campus pass for 30.20€ per month. Other passes are also available including; weekly, single, 10 packs, etc.
A great way to travel around Lyon is by using the Vélo’v public bicycles. This bike-hiring system allows you to hire and return bikes 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, from any of the 300 stations in the city. The first 30 minutes are free if you have a TCL or Vélo’v card.