Opening hours & access

Welcome to Alliance Française de Lyon !

Do you want to register for our French courses ?
Do you want to take an official exam ? Do you need information
on how to learn French in France ? Do you want to get your student card
& enjoy the student advantages in Lyon ?

Opening hours

Course registration

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday 9am – 4.30pm
Tuesday 5pm – 7pm (by appointment only)

Exam registration

Thursday 9am -4.30pm


Monday, Wednesday 9am – 12.30pm


by appointment 2pm-5pm


How do I get to Alliance Française ?

Located in the 3rd arrondissement of Lyon, in the heart of the city, AFLyon benefits from proximity to all public transports (bus, metro, tram). It is just about 15 minutes walk from Part-Dieu train station.


11, rue Pierre Bourdan – 69003 Lyon – France
Tel. : +33 (0)4 78 95 24 72 / Fax : +33 (0)4 78 60 77 28

Access for people with reduced mobility via Bahadourian Square (intercom + access ramp), rooms accessible by lift, adapted sanitary facilities.

By subway or by tram

Line B: stop Place Guichard or stop Saxe-Gambetta
Line D: stop Guillotière
Line T1: stop Liberté

From the train station or the airport

From Part-Dieu station: take metro B and stop at Place Guichard station
From Lyon Saint-Exupéry airport: take the Rhônexpress to Part-Dieu station or bus 47 and then T3 tram to Part-Dieu station.

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