How to come at the Challenge ?

 

Not sure how to get to Centrale Lyon? The school is actually located in Écully, a city northwest of Lyon.

School Adress: 36 avenue Guy de Collongue, 69130 Ecully

En voiture

From Paris

  1. Take the A6 towards Lyon.
  2. Take the Écully exit.
  3. At the traffic circle take the 2nd exit (av du Bon Pasteur) direction “Pôle d’Enseignement et de Recherche”.
  4. At the next 2 traffic circles, go straight through the Chemin de Pontet et Crases, then at the 2nd traffic light turn left the avenue Guy de Collongue.
  5. Continue for about 300 meters.

The École Centrale de Lyon will be on the left at the bottom of the avenue.

From the South or the East

  1. Follow the direction Paris/Lyon
  2. On the A43, pass the interchange with the A36 following Lyon, then take the exit Paris/Bourg-en-Bresse/Périphérique Nord.
  3. Continue on the northern ring road (toll) towards Paris then take the A6.
  4. Take the exit Écully/Champagne, follow Écully (on the left) thenÉcully Le Pérollier (2nd on the right)
  5. At the next 2 traffic circles, go straight through the Chemin de Pontet and Crases, then at the 2nd traffic light turn left onto Avenue Guy de Collongue.
    Continue for about 300 meters.

The École Centrale de Lyon will be on the left at the bottom of the avenue.

 

 

 

 

 

 

plan routier

From Lyon

  1. Take the A6 towards Paris, then take the tunnel under Fourvière.
  2. About 2 km from the tunnel exit, take the Écully/Champagne exit, follow Écully (on the left) then Écully Le Pérollier (2nd on the right).
  3. At the next 2 traffic circles, go straight through Chemin de Pontet et Crases, then at the 2nd traffic light turn left onto Avenue Guy de Collongue.
  4. Continue for about 300 meters.

The École Centrale de Lyon will be on the left at the bottom of the avenue.

 

plan routier lyon

Parking

To park near the campus during the weekend, you can access the student parking lot at 51 Chemin des Mouilles. As the capacity of this parking lot is very limited, we advise you to park in the Carrefour Écully parking lot, a 10-15 minute walk from the school.

By plane (from Lyon Saint-Exupéry airport)

  1. Take the shuttle Rhônexpress from Lyon-Saint Exupéry Airport to Lyon Part-Dieu station in 30 minutes. Departure from Lyon Part-Dieu station, 7 days a week, every 15 minutes from 6am to 9pm and every 30 minutes from 5am to 6am and from 9pm to midnight. First departure at 5am and last departure at midnight.
  2. Then follow the directions to Centrale Lyon from Lyon Part-Dieu station (see above if you have a car or see below if you are going to take public transportation).

By public transport

Remember to download the TCL application of Lyon’s public transport network to calculate your route at any time.

From the Perrache train station

Bus 55 towards École Centrale, Campus Lyon Ouest stop.

(travel time : env. 30 min).

From the Part-Dieu train station

Option 1 :

  1. Metro  B : direction Gare d’Oullins, stop at Saxe-Gambetta;
  2. Metro  D : direction Gare de Vaise, stop at Gorge de Loup;
  3. Bus 3 : direction Dardilly Le Jubin, stop at Campus Lyon Ouest.

Option 2 :

  1. Metro B : direction Gare d’Oullins, stop at Saxe-Gambetta.
  2. Metro D : direction Gare de Vaise, to the terminus.
  3. Bus 4: direction Campus Lyon Ouest, to the terminus (note that this bus does not run between 9:45 a.m. and 3:45 p.m. or after 7:10 p.m., and during the weekend and vacations).

From the center of Lyon 

  1. Bus 19 : direction Le Pérollier, stop at Écully Centre.
  2. Bus 3: direction Dardilly Le Jubin, stop at Campus Lyon Ouest

(travel time : between 35 and 50 min).