ideally located in the city centre, the 4-star HôtelAlexandra enjoys a privileged location on Lyon Presqu’île in the 2nd arrondissement, half-way between Place Bellecour and Perrache train station and a short walk from the metro and bus stations.
Lyon Perrache train station is located on Lyon Presqu’île, 500 metres and less than a 5-minute walk from the Hôtel Alexandra. It only takes 3 minutes to reach this station from our hotel by car. This station is served by TGV high-speed trains from Paris – Gare de Lyon. A regional train service from the surrounding towns is also available (Clermont-Ferrand, Vienne, Bourg-en-Bresse and Roanne).
Lyon Part Dieu train station is located 4 kilometres from the 4-star Hôtel Alexandra (about 10 minutes by car and about 20 minutes by public transport). It is served by TGV high-speed trains from Paris, Bordeaux and Marseille. A regional train service also provides access to towns in the region: Saint-Etienne, Chambéry, Annecy, Bourg-en-Bresse, Geneva.
By public transport
The Hôtel Alexandra benefits from excellent access thanks to the dense network provided by the Lyon public transport service. Metro and bus stations can be found outside and close to our hotel and makes it easy for you to discover the city and travel in complete peace of mind.
Metro A: station Ampère – Victor Hugo (1-minute walk from the Hôtel Alexandra)
Metro D: station Place Bellecour (5-minute walk from the Hôtel Alexandra)
From the A6/A7:
Take exit Lyon-Centre.
Continue along Quai du Docteur Gailleton, then veer slightly to the left on to Pont de l’Université.
Take rue Franklin and turn right rue August Comte. Turn left rue Des Remparts d'Ainay which is bounded by the retractable bollard. Press "call". Turn left on rue Victor Hugo. The Alexandra Hotel [Click and drag to move] is on the left. For customers who have a parking reservation in our private garage, take Rue August Comte and turn into Rue Des Remparts D'ainay to access Rue Victor Hugo - On Rue Victor Hugo, turn left. In a few meters to your left there is a red gate of the Hotel Alexandra - you have arrived! Please note that rue Victo Hugo is a pedestrian street but accessible to our hotel guests.
TheLyon Saint-Exupéry airport is 25 kilometres from the city centre. 45 French and international airline companies offer frequent connections between Lyon and other major cities.
The airport is easily accessible from Lyon city centre:
- There is an extensive road network around the airport: A432, A42, A46 and A43. This enables easy access by car or taxi to the Hôtel Alexandra.
- Private shuttles operated by ELIT Transports depart from Place Bellecour, a few hundred metres from the Hôtel Alexandra.
- A Rhône Express provides a connection between Lyon Part Dieu train station and the airport in less than 30 minutes.