Plan ahead to make the most of your stay!

Do you want to come to Lyon to see a match or experience the fervour of the great international sporting event that is the FIFA Women’s World Cup. Make sure you get organised before you go! 

To take full advantage of the party of football and the city, take care of the logistics now.

 Archives | Last updated date : 21/05/2019

Reserve your accommodation

For the greatest choice of hotels, B&Bs, or rental properties and apartments in the location you want, whatever your budget!

Visit our booking site…

Click here to see all accommodation on offer.…

Opt for the Lyon City Card

It’s your essential passport to take advantage of the city and its tourist attractions in the best conditions:
Free access to public transport (bus, metro, tramway, funicular),
•    Entrance to 23 museums and their temporary exhibitions,
•    1 guided tour and 1 river cruise included per person.
•    Audio guides to visit Historic Lyon and the Croix-Rousse at your pace (available in English, French, Spanish, Italian and German).
•    Discounts for the Opera, Célestins Théâtre de Lyon, the TNP, the TNG, cafés-théâtres, Guignol puppet theatre and many other attractions!
There are several packages: 1-2-3 or 4 days, adult, student, junior, with or without Rhônexpress (transfer from/to the airport), etc.
Find all of the information on the Lyon City Card website.

Reserve your guided tours

It’s the best way to discover the city and its secrets.  
Guided visits are offered every day, only on reservation.
Follow the guide through the Traboule passageways in Historic Lyon, Croix-Rousse and the Presque-île and don't miss any of the charms of Lyon.
Please note that guided tours of the Vieux-Lyon and the Croix-Rousse district in English are available. 
Information and booking

Why not book a river cruise, en unusual tour to discover Lyon in an original way or an excursion to explore the surrounding area in between the matches.
Click here to choose and book online…

Getting about

Leave your car at home, or in a Park and Ride car park, and use public transport (free with the Lyon City Card).

Use shared means of transport: car sharing, Vélo’v rental bikes, motor scooters or even electric scooters.

Caution: even though these means of transport are easy to access, you should still take the necessary safety measures, such as wearing a helmet! 
Further information...

Visit us at the ONLYLYON Tourism Pavilion

Place Bellecour, next to the FIFA Fan Expérience Village, our tourist advisors are available to give you advice, information, documentation, make bookings and offer you the Lyon City Card.

We are available at the Only Lyon Pavilion 7 days a week from 9 am to 6 pm. 

To contact us, call +33(0)4 72 77 69 69 or send us an email at [email protected]

Further information...

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Isabelle, our editor born and bred in Lyon! She was born in Sainte-Foy-lès-Lyon in fact, studied in Lyon and now lives here. Territorial? Absolutely not! She loves travelling, widening her horizons, meeting new people and enjoys a change of scenery (without snow, if possible). Isabelle is curious and a people person, two attributes that often go hand in hand! Her favourite colour is green and her motto "a day without laughter is a day wasted!" 

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