Lyon City Tram

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Lyon City Tram, destination Croix-Rousse! Discover this unusual area with a touristic train. A guided tour of about 1 hour through the slopes of the Croix-Rousse.


Départ Place des Terreaux, face à la Fontaine Bartholdi
69001 Lyon 1er

Telephone: 04 78 56 32 39



Opening date
Til Nov. 1st: departure daily at 10:15 AM, 11:30 AM, 2 PM, 3:15 PM, 4:30 PM, 5:30 PM. From Nov. 2nd to Jan. 26th: departure daily at 10:15 am, 11:30 am, 2 pm and 3:15 pm. During the Light festival, special schedules. Closed on Dec. 25th and 3 weeks from the end of Jan. to early Feb. 2019.


Adult: from 9 €
Child: from 5 €.

Free entry for children < 4 years.
Group rate available for > 12 people.

2 day pass Bus and Tram: € 25
Free with Lyon City card except during the Light Festival.

Payment methods
Bank/credit card
Chèques Vacances


Additional information

During 1 hour, the brand new Lyon City Tram take visitors to the famous district of Lyon : « Croix-Rousse », also called « the hill wich works », in reference to the Silk craftsmen. Effortlessly, the tram goes up the hill throw narrow streets and gets great panoramas on the city and over the Gallo-Roman Amphitheatre. The particular design of the touristic tram-train is a tribute to the former funicular that ran on the Croix-Rousse hill from 1862 to 1967.

Pets welcome

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Updated on 10/09/2018 by Lyon Tourisme et Congrès - Report an error