Access & transport

Whatever your means of transport, there’s a way to get to the Cévennes d’Ardèche!

Located not far from south-east France’s large cities and the Massif Central.
2.5 hours from Lyon, Marseille and Grenoble, 3.5 hours from Paris, the Cévennes d’Ardèche await you for a weekend or holiday, whatever the season.

By Car

From Lyon :

Take the A7 motorway towards Marseille
Take Exit 16 (towards Privas/Loriol/La Voulte)
Follow the D104 to Joyeuse or Les Vans

From Marseille or Montpellier :

From Orange, take the A7 motorway towards Lyon
Take Exit 18 (towards Montélimar/Aubenas/Le Puy)
Follow the road to Viviers, then head towards Alba-la-Romaine
In Alba-la-Romaine, follow the N102 to Aubenas then take the D104 to Joyeuse or Les Vans

From Clermont-Ferrand :

Take the A75 motorway towards Montpellier
Take Exit 20 (Le-Puy-en-Velay)
Follow the N102 to Aubenas then the D104 to Joyeuse or Les Vans

By train

You can reach Joyeuse or Les Vans with the OUI SNCF. Most of the journeys arrive at Montelimar Station and then a TER coach takes you from Montelimar Station to your destination of Joyeuse or Les Vans.