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Coming to Avignon

2h40 from Paris by TGV, 4h from Barcelona by car, 2h from Lyon and 1h from Marseille via the A7 and A9 freeways, with an airport and a river used by many cruise ships, Avignon, in the heart of Provence, is the ideal starting point for discovering the must-see sites of south-eastern France.

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Good to know

La Virgule rail shuttle links Avignon TGV station to Avignon center station in 4 minutes. Frequency: 35 round trips per day.

PUBLIC TRANSPORT

Grand Avignon is the organizing authority for the transport company that operates the ORIZO urban network.

The mission of the agglomeration community is to enhance accessibility to the 16 communes, to facilitate travel for the agglomeration’s inhabitants, while ensuring that economic interests, the environment and quality of life are preserved.

ORIZO Shop
Avenue de Lattre de Tassigny
84000 AVIGNON
– 04 32 74 18 32
Monday to Friday 8am to 12:30pm and 1:30pm to 6pm
and Saturday 9am to 12pm

BY ROAD

BY BUS

Bus station / Regional Lines
Find all the info and Timetables on:
> www.pemavignon.fr

Regional Network
Since September 2018, the Region has been bringing its transport networks together under a single banner: ZOU ! This new regional brand extends across the entire territory. New colors now adorn the buses, and eventually the trains, that criss-cross the regional territory.
> www.info-ler.fr

 

BY CAR

A7 motorway
South Avignon exit (Marseille, Nice, Italy) North Avignon exit (Lyon, Paris)
A9 motorway
Remoulins exit (Nîmes, Montpellier, Spain)
RN 7 and RN 100
National and regional road information center

EN TAXI

Taxis Radio Avignonnais
Porte de la République – Tourelle Est
Tel. + 33 (0)4 90 82 20 20

by bike

Avignon can be reached by bike from three European countries, and is located on cycle routes between the sea and the mountains. Take the time to discover Avignon and its region and explore the south of France by bike, the Mediterranean is not far away!

815 km long, the ViaRhôna route will take you on a journey! Starting from Lake Geneva to reach the Mediterranean, the 25 stages of the ViaRhôna allow you to discover various landscapes and historical, cultural and gastronomic heritage, passing through greenways and peaceful shared paths.

NEW ! After covering a few kilometers, the route reaches the banks of the Rhône and crosses it via a magnificent suspended footbridge, which offers a breathtaking view of the Sauveterre dam. Inaugurated in autumn 2023, this construction offers a passage to Avignon across the Barthelasse island, the largest river island in Europe.

Discover the Mediterranean arc thanks to La Méditerranée à vélo, a cycle route that connects the Pyrenees to the Alps from Spain to Italy, via France. From mountain to mountain, passing through lakes, marshes, canals and a sublime heritage inherited from the Roman Empire, experience the Mediterranean differently!
From Avignon, join this cycle route via the ViaRhôna from Beaucaire: stage 19 of the ViaRhôna.

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Accessibility and disability

ORIZO
Grand Avignon’s transport network has around 30 buses and shuttles equipped for PRM, with sound and light signals for the other 3 disabilities. The Allobus service offers to pick up people with disabilities as close as possible to their homes, to take them to their destinations.
A small electric shuttle, la Baladine, offers a city route accessible to all by public transport.

NAVETTE FLUVIALE
Circulates in season only and is equipped for PRMs

SNCF
A reservation-based assistance service for people with disabilities has been set up, as well as light and sound alerts.

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