Venue & Travel


Venue Info


Lyon Convention Centre
50 Quai Charles de Gaulle
69463 Lyon, France
Telephone: +33 (0)4 72 82 26 26

This year’s event will take place at the Lyon Convention Centre. Information on conference hotel blocks will be available Spring 2019.

Hotel Info


Please note, rooms will most likely sell out in advance of the room block close dates listed below. We encourage you to book early to secure a room at the conference rate.

Conference room block information will be available in Spring 2019.

Important: The Linux Foundation will never reach out to attendees by phone to make hotel reservations for our conferences. Please be advised that the most secure way to book in our discounted room block is by using the direct booking like provided above, or by calling the hotel directly. If you do receive a phone call from someone claiming to be with The Linux Foundation or the hotel and they attempt to sell you a hotel room, please email us at

If you have any questions related to the room block or conference hotel, please email the events team at



Airport Information

  • Lyon-Saint Exupery Airport (LYS) is 26.8 km / 30 minutes from the Lyon Convention Centre.
  • Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG) in Paris is directly connected to downtown Lyon by high speed train. The one-way trip is around 2 hours. The Lyon Convention Centre is 10 mintues away from Part-Dieu high speed train station. The train runs between Lyon and Paris every hour or every half hour.
Driving Directions

Public Transportation

At the Lyon Convention Centre, there are 3 bus and trolley lines linked directly to the Metro, TGV station and City Centre. Reach the centre of Lyon or the Part-Dieu TGV railway station in 12 minutes. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit the TCL website.


Visitors of the Lyon Convention Centre can park at the onsite car park for $18.55/day if reserved ahead of time. You can reserve a parking spot here.



Looking for suggestions on fun things to do? Interested in learning a bit more about the destination? Check back in Spring 2019 for a list of our favorite things to do and see!