We use our own and third party cookies to improve your experience and our services. If you continue, we consider that you accept their use. You can get more information on our website at cookies policy[Open in a new window].

Close

Discos, bars with live music… There's always fun to be had!

Add to my guide

Lyon Nightlife

The best part of being a university town

Like any good university city, Lyon can boast some pretty fun, youth-fueled nightlife - a great party any time of year and any night of the week - drawing from a population not just of French students but many from across Europe, as one of the big Erasmus study programme destinations. There are three main areas: the Croix Rousse, Old City, and Place des Terreaux and surrounding streets. It's common to find spots with live music (though you may have to try several before finding one to get into, because they are quite often packed), and discos are also thick on the ground, specialising in electronica and open till well into the wee hours.



Your customised guide

Add files to start to configure your guide

Book your flight to Lyon
Consult prices and dates

10 tips to keep your hand baggage

Find out what type of packs are considered hand baggage and how to can change them so that they can go in the cabin with you during the flight.

Free download