St Etienne

Getting there

You can get to St Etienne from Retournac, Firminy and Bas monistrol. Best price and travel duration below.

From Lyon 00:40 € 9
From Le Puy En Velay 01:12 € 13
From Thiers 01:24 € 15
From Retournac 00:43 € 9
From Firminy 00:07 € 9
From Bas Monistrol 00:28 € 9
From Fraisse Unieux 00:15 € 9

Getting around

From St Etienne, you can travel to nearby cities and towns. Best price and travel duration below.

To Firminy 00:24 € 9
To Fraisse Unieux 00:28 € 9
To Bas Monistrol 00:52 € 9
To Retournac 01:01 € 9
To Lyon 01:09 € 11
To Thiers 01:37 € 16
To Le Puy En Velay 03:28 € 14

St Etienne city guide

St Etienne, art lovers will appreciate!

If you visit Southeastern France, don’t hesitate to stop at St Etienne. It is a middle size city only 50 kilometres away from Lyon and it deserves the detour in many respects, so get prepared to be surprised.

If you are a museum lover you will really like St Etienne. Why don’t you start visiting the one of Modern art. It owns a great collection composed by 19.000 works of art.

There are also the Museum of the Mine, and the one of Art and Industry. Architecture amateurs will enjoy to explore the Le Corbusier’s site, in Firminy, a few kilometres away from St Etienne. If you are with children, you should head the planetarium, so you will discover the sky and the space in a funny way. Another very interesting visit is the one of the City of Design where you will understand the connection between art and industry.

St Etienne station(s)

Trains are convenient way to reach any town and city in Europe. All main towns have a railway station, while major cities have more than two railway stations. Nearly all railway stations are located in the city centre. Check our map to locate railway station(s) in St Etienne.

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