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Festival venues

Doors opening

Doors open 30 minutes before the beginning of each show, except in case of artistic or technical constraints.

Sitting room is no longer guaranteed 5 minutes before the beginning of each performance.

Plan Vigipirate

In accordance with the plan Vigipirate, you will be required to arrive at the venue 30 minutes at most before the show, and to open your bags for inspection.

Luggage and large bags will not be allowed inside the venues.

Certificates for special and reduced rates and 4/40 passes can be checked at the entrance. Failure to present them will result in your being asked to pay the ticket's full rate.

Placement

This year, twelve venues offer numbered seats:
- Cour d'honneur of the Palais des papes,
- La FabricA,
- Courtyard of the lycée Saint-Joseph,
- Cloître des Carmes,
- Cloître des Célestins,
- Théâtre Benoît-XII,
- L'Autre Scène du Grand Avignon - Vedène,
- Gymnase Aubanel,
- Gymnase Mistral,
- Gymnase of the lycée Saint-Joseph,
- Gymnase Paul Giéra,
- Opéra Confluence.
All other venues are general admission.

ACCESS TO AVIGNON

Avignon by road

MOTORWAYS

A7 and RN7
A9 and RN100

BY COACH

Coach station
5 avenue Monclar
Tel. +33 (0)4 90 82 07 35
International lines to Spain, Morocco, London, Praha, Brussels and Italy.

TCRA – tcra.fr / + 33 (0)4 32 74 18 32
1,40€ one way ticket / Day Ticket 3€ / 10 tickets 11,50€ / Subscription
17 cities :Avignon, Caumont-sur-Durance, Entraigues-sur-la-Sorgue, Jonquerettes, Le Pontet, Les Angles, Montfaucon, Morières-lès-Avignon, Pujaut, Rochefort-du-Gard, Roquemaure, Sauveterre, Saze, Saint-Saturnin-lès-Avignon, Vedène, Velleron, Villeneuve lez Avignon.

Trans Vaucluse – vaucluse.fr, pacamobilite.fr or at the Avignon coach station
To come to Avignon: 2.50€ per ticket with the Vaucluse public transport network by bus (reduce price for 10 tickets).
Departure from: Orange, Carpentras, Monteux, L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue, Le Thor, Cavaillon, Apt.

FREE CAR PARKS

Parking de l'île Piot
650 spaces, supervised, shuttle bus to the city centre
Parking des Italiens

Avenue de la Synagogue (porte Saint-Lazare)
Free, supervised, shuttle bus to the city centre

CAR PARKS

Parking des Gares
620 spaces - 24 hours
7, avenue de Monclar
Tel. +33 (0)4 90 80 74 40
Fax +33 (0)4 90 80 74 44

Parking Palais des Papes
850 spaces - 24 hours
Place du Palais, underground
Tel. +33 (0)4 90 27 50 36
Fax +33 (0)4 90 85 86 52

Parking Jean-Jaurès
24/24H
Avenue du 7e Génie
Entrée par la Porte St-Michel
Tél. +33 (0)4 90 84 03 82

Parking Mérindol
24 hours
1, rue Paul Mérindol
Tel. +33 (0)4 90 85 83 52 (car park + garage)

Parking de l'Oratoire
540 spaces
Allées de l'Oulle
Tel.+33 (0)4 90 86 97 09
Fax +33 (0)4 90 82 15 27

Parking des Halles
590 spaces 24 hours
Place Pie
Tel. +33 (0)4 90 27 15 15

Avignon by train

RAILWAY INFORMATION / SNCF
Information and reservations voyages-sncf.com
Centre railway station +33 (0) 810 11 40 23 / http://sn.cf/avi
ter-sncf.com/paca ou gares-en-mouvement.com
La Virgule +33 (0) 810 11 40 23 ter-sncf.com/paca
TGV railway station 36 35 (0,34€ la min) / http://sn.cf/avi-tgv
gares-en-mouvement.com

Car + Train Avignon Sud Station
Avenue de Fontcouverte
Tel. +33 (0)4 90 27 81 70
Fax +33 (0)4 90 27 81 02

Avignon by plane

Avignon-Caumont Airport
www.avignon.aeroport.fr
Tel. + 33 (0)4 90 81 51 51

Marseille - Provence Airport
www.marseille.aeroport.fr

Tel. + 33 (0)4 42 14 14 14

Nîmes/Arles/Camargue Airport
www.aeroport-nimes.fr

Tel. + 33 (0)4 66 70 49 49

VENUES OUTSIDE OF THE CITY

All the itineraries are marked with red panels at the Porte Saint-Charles

LA FABRICA 

11, rue Paul-Achard, Avignon
(1 km – 20 min. on foot)

Shuttle
- line TCRA n° 2: stop ''Avignon Poste'' direction Hôpital / stop ''La FabricA – Paul Giéra''
- TCRA n°10 : stop "Avignon Poste" direction Avignon TGV / stop "La FabricA"
- informations on bus stop and times on tcra.fr

On foot or by car
- from the Porte Saint-Roch
- opposite, take Avenue Eisenhower and continue straight
- at the 2nd roundabout, follow the sign “Gare TGV/Hameau de Champfleury” for 400 m
- on the left, take Rue Paul-Achard, in front of the Gymnase Paul Giéra
- the entrance to the FabricA is 150 m farther (the entrance to the car park is located at 55 Avenue Eisenhower).

Vélopop'
- station 25 at the FabricA, Avenue Eisenhower 
- information on velopop.fr

CHARTREUSE DE VILLENEUVE LEZ AVIGNON

58 rue de la République
Villeneuve lez Avignon

(4 km - 20 min. by car from Porte St-Charles)

Bus
- line TCRA n° 5 stop "Avignon Poste" or "Porte de l'Oulle" / direction Villeneuve lez Avignon / bus stop at Office de tourisme or Parking de la Chartreuse
informations on bus stop and times on tcra.fr

By car
- turn right outside the city walls, follow the sign "autres directions"
- keep to the city walls, follow the sign "Barthelasse" until the Pont Daladier
- go under the bridge and follow the sign "Villeneuve"?
- take the bridge and cross both arms of the Rhone
- at the end of the bridge, turn right and follow the sign "Villeneuve centre"?
- continue for about 1 km until the roundabout, turn left and follow the sign "centre historique/Hôtel de Ville"
- continue to the monastery (itinerary signposted)?
- the car park is on the right about 20 m after the entrance (limited number of spaces)

Vélopop
- station 24 in front of the Office de tourisme de Villeneuve lez Avignon
- informations on velopop.fr

L'AUTRE SCÈNE DU GRAND AVIGNON, VEDÈNE

avenue Pierre-de-Coubertin, Vedène
(13 km - 25 min by car)

GPS : 04 59 29 E - 43 58 43 N

Festival shuttles
- Departure from the bus station (PEM) at 14:00
- Return trip ticket : 4,50€ on sale at the ticket office

Bus
- line TCRA n°8 : stop "Avignon Poste", direction Entraigues Blagier / stop "Védène Centre"
informations on bus stop and times on tcra.fr 

By car
- from the Porte Saint-Charles
- turn right outside the city walls, drive along direction Barthelasse as far as the pont Daladier
- go under the bridge and stay on the left, direction Carpentras/Orange
- drive along the Rhône about 2,7 km and then, go on your right and take the tunnel direction Carpentras/Orange
- follow the direction A7 / Carpentras about 7,6 km 
- take the way out Vedène; at the roundabout, continue until the 2nd roundabout, direction Saint-Saturnin
- continue straight about 100 m, the venue is on your left
- car park at the next roundabout (retrace yous steps).