Campervan Hire Lyon Saint Exupéry Airport

Lyon, the capital of France’s Rhône-Alpes region, is famous for its history and food. It is the birthplace of popular cinema and the home of stunning architecture, and is filled with fantastic museums and galleries. It is also a great place to start a self–drive tour of the region, with campervan one of the most comfortable ways to do this.

The entire Rhône-Alpes region has a diversity of landscapes that can easily be appreciated whilst cruising around in a recreational vehicle. Drive through the picturesque Rhône Valley and into the Alps, stopping at lovely villages along the way make for unforgettable moments. The roads in Lyon like all of France are in great condition, camper van selection is plentiful and there are some great camping sites to rest at.

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Touring Lyon? Some suggested motorhome driving itineraries

Highway A7:

From Lyon to Avignon, stopping to visit the magnificent Papal Palace. Along the way, witness the Roman ruins and Romanesque church of Saint Peter in Vienne from Campsite Le Daxia and visit Montélimar’s Château des Adhémar while staying at Camping la Ferme des Roures.

French Alps:

On a scenic drive from the city into the picturesque French Alps to Mont Blanc, the highest peak on the continent. This drive can be done year round, with each season offering different scenery and activities. There are a number of places to stay at overnight along the way, including Campsite Sites & Paysages La Colombière and Campsite Relais du Léman.


This extinct volcano is the highest in a chain of extinct volcanoes that encircle the city of Clermont-Ferrand. It is known for its beautiful landscapes that include mountains, volcanic lakes, valleys and of course, dormant volcanoes. On this exploration, rest at Campsite Les Chanterelles and Campsite Le Panoramique.

Lyon, France Driving Tips

Road network:

Lyon is a major hub for central and southern France and therefore has an excellent network of roads serving it, with plenty of petrol stations.

Speed limits:

Urban roads: 50kph
Provincial roads: 80-130kph
National roads and motorways: 110-130kph

Alcohol limits:

0.05 per cent; police patrol regularly and hand out steep fines to offenders.


Like the rest of France, Lyon and the surrounding region drives on the right, with yielding also to the right. Roads are in top condition and the AA responds to call outs quickly.

Cost of fuel:

less than in the UK but still expensive so apply fuel saving techniques to reduce your gasoline costs.

Campervan Rental Supplier Lyon Airport and Downtown

A great selection of campervans is on offer in Lyon, both at the airport and in the city centre, with the later having the best selection. RVRentACampervan offer the best rates on camping cars such as the budget-friendly Black Sheep Eco, the spacious Pure Motorhome two-berth Compact Plus Globebus T and the D2-RL worldwide through Big Sky. Great deals from Black Sheep, Pure France and many other top suppliers of Lyon RV Rental.

Black Sheep Campers
Lyon Saint Exupéry Airport
Vehicle Pick Up: 10:00 AM to 18:00 PM, Monday to Sunday
Vehicle Drop Off: 10:00 AM to 18:00 PM, Monday to Sunday
Black Sheep will deliver the camper to the airport so please provide full flight details during booking process, thank you

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