Learn French in Lyon

French Language School in Lyon

Location: The French language school in Lyon is located on an isthmus surrounded by two rivers in the heart of Lyon. Our school is in a beautiful 19th-century building next to the Rhone River in the downtown area. We are just steps away from the city’s biggest square and its numerous restaurants and cafes and close to the most popular pedestrian shopping area. Metro and bus stations are only a five minute walk away.

Facilities: The school has 12 roomy and well lit classrooms, each with a fireplace and high ceilings. We have free internet and wi-fi access.

Teachers: All French language teachers are university educated and hold teaching credentials.

Materials: Included with tuition.

School Accreditations

  • Member of Souffle, a quality assurance association of language school that requires regular inspections.

French Courses in Lyon

Booking fee: 75 Euros
Classes per week: Individual , Group 20h , Group 25h , Group 30h

Lessons: Individual - 60 minutes; Group - 45 minutes.

Class size: Maximum of 12.

Start Dates: French courses in Lyon start every Monday if you already know some basic French (up to elementary level). Absolute beginners must start on the following dates: Jan 10, Feb 28, May 30, July 4, Aug 1 & 29, Nov 7.  There will be no lessons on the following holidays April 5, June 2 & 13, July 14, Aug 15, Nov 1 & 11.

Includes: Tuition, learning material, assessment test, certificate, social program, student card and taxes, enrolment fee, opportunity to take TCF and TEF exams, which are recognized by the French Ministry of Education as standards of fluency; each week we organize several cultural and social activities to enhance your learning experience.

Specialized: DELF, TCF, and TEF exam prep, and French for 50+, French and cooking, French and wine tasting.

French Course Fees (Euros)

Weeks Standard Group Individual
(20 hrs) (25 hrs) (30 hrs) 1 hr 5 hrs 10 hrs
1 350 410 470 100 480 860
2 590 700 820
3 810 975 1155
4 990 1190 1355
6 1335 1635 1995
8 1595 2955 2395
12 2235 2715 3315
24 4395 5355 6555

Add 10% high season charge for all courses from June 27th to July 31st .

Language learning and cultural activities

With Lyon’s rich culture and history and its 100, 000 university students, it’s a wonderful mixture of the old and new. You can visit Roman ruins during the day and go to a disco at night. You can also enjoy its shops, cinemas, exhibitions, concerts, sports centers, bars, and restaurants. We are close to Paris, Geneva and the Mediterranean coast. In Lyon, you can also participate in many sports such as sailing, skiing and snow boarding, tennis, hiking, and biking. Each week the school in Lyon organizes several cultural and social activities to enhance your learning experience. Living with a French family provides the best cultural interaction and language practice available, should you choose this option.

Accommodation in Lyon

Options: Home stay, Shared apartment.

Type: Single, Double.

Description: Home stay - private room, all facilities and fittings; Shared apartment - double rooms, TV, fully equipped kitchen, washing machine, free internet and wi - fi.

Meals: No meals, breakfast only, half board.

Travel time to school: No more than 20 minutes.

Airport pickup: From Lyon Saint Exupéry airport - €100.

Accommodation Fees (Euros)

  Home stay with Bed and Breakfast Home stay with Half-board Shared apartment
Single room Double room Single room Double room Single room Double room

1 week

185 150 230 195 215 155

Add 10% high season charge for all accommodation from June 27th to July 31st

Hotel and B&B prices available upon request.

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