Other modes of transportation

Bike

Visiting Burgundy on a bike

Discover Burgundy with the cycle path network of Véloroutes and Voies Vertes  which is quite unique in France: Voie Verte in Southern Burgundy, the Canal du Centre, the Canal du Nivernais, the Canal de Bourgogne and the Voie des Vignes.
 
Click here to consult the "Burgundy by bike" website.
 
I want to combine TER and bike travel. I need to know where to rent bikes next to train stations. Click here to consult the TER + bike map

HIRING A BIKE TO TRAVEL IN TOWN

Some towns offer bike hire services:

  • Vélodi in Dijon. Click here to find out more
  • DiviaVélo in the Dijon urban district. Click here to find out more. 
  • Réflex in Chalon-sur-Saône. Click here to find out more. This service is also accessible with a Bourgogne fréquence + TER + réseau urbain de Chalon (Zoom) subscription.
  • Tré’Vélo in Mâcon  

CYCLE PATHS IN TOWNS

There are several facilities for cyclists, in particular:

LEAVING YOUR BIKE AT THE STATION

Various facilities available at stations:

  • free access shelters,
  • free bike stands at all TER stations and stops, 
  • closed and secured shelters in certain stations,
    • Chagny, Beaune, Nuits St Georges offer the Bourgogne Vélo service. Click here to find out more

Download the service's rules now (downloadable PDF file)

  • Dijon has a Vélostation: a closed bike shelter with maintenance service. Click here to find out more

COMBINING DIFFERENT MODES OF TRANSPORTATION: TAKING THE TER WITH A BIKE

Bikes are accepted only in some TER trains fitted with bike hooks.
To know which TER trains can take bikes, consult the available timetable sheets, a bike pictogram indicates whether the train is fitted for bikes at the bottom of the table. Click here to consult TER Bourgogne timetable sheets. 

Be careful! The number of bike places is limited to the number of hooks available on board trains. 

  • Avallon - Cravant,
  • Digoin-Paray-Lozanne,
  • Seurre-Louhans-Bourg,
  • Nevers-Moulins,
  • Autun-Etang
  • Avallon-Autun

Coaches are fitted with bike racks capable of holding 6 to 8 bikes each. For groups wishing to do the Grande Traversée du Morvan and take the Avallon-Autun coach, please book with the Maison du Parc du Morvan on 03.86.78.79.57.

COMBINING DIFFERENT MODES OF TRANSPORTATION: TAKING THE TRANSCO COACH WITH A BIKE

Bikes are accepted on Transco coaches as long as there is enough available space and under my responsibility, in the hold.