On this page you’ll find plenty of documentary resources about Lyon and its region !
Public transport, cost of real estate, cost of living, employment, international schools, history of Lyon, tourism, services for newcomers, etc.
Enjoy your visit !
Real estate and living costs
Cost of living :
Choosing Lyon means choosing a better quality of life! Lyon offers its residents a pleasant living environment that’s just the right size, along with a lower cost of living than in larger urban areas: for an equivalent quality of life, Lyon costs 30% less than Paris.
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If you’d like to compare the cost of living of your current city and future destination, try this website for expats: https://www.lecoutdelexpat.com/
The Lyon employment area
The local economy, the labour market and sectors of activity:
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The Lyon region covers all education needs, from nursery school to university, including several with programmes specifically for children from foreign countries, with dual nationality or who are bilingual.
New arrivals ? All the useful links !
Here are links to some of the numerous associations and organisations which can help facilitate your arrival and getting settled in the Lyon region:
- American club of Lyon
- Lyon Québec Association
- Franco -German Association
- Association of Japanese Expats
- Italian Cultural Institute of Lyon
- Franco-Chinese friendship association of Lyon
- Chinese language and culture
- Lyon International
- Latin American and Caribbean Center of the Rhône-Alpes
- Things to do in Lyon
See also our new arrivals guide
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