Travel by bike with SNCF and France Vélo Tourisme
From the shores of Lake Leman to the Atlantic Coast to the vineyards of Burgundy, we’ve got it all. Under our partnership with France Vélo Tourisme, we offer:
- a wide range of itineraries in every region of France
- expert advice to help you plan your rides
- safe, well-marked routes, primarily on bike trails and other less-travelled routes
- a selection of lodgings
- ideas for places to see and things to do all along the way
Enjoy the beauty, history and culture of France when you set off on one of these carefully chosen journeys.
Burgundy—famous for its hills, vineyards and unforgettable cuisine—is yours when you take one of these tours. Suitable for all ages.
Cycle along EuroVelo 6, one of the most famous bike trails in France, from the banks of the Rhine to the mouth of the Loire.
The Loire Valley is home to châteaux, authentic villages and vineyards listed by UNESCO as World Heritage Sites—and with 800 km of bike trails, it’s a must for cycling enthusiasts.
Cycle along more than 1,200 km with the ocean as your companion, on a trail that winds past sandy beaches, coastal forests and charming fishing ports.
From the shores of Lake Leman to the beaches of the Mediterranean, explore the villages, vineyards and cuisine of the Rhône River—a vital artery with a rich, 2,000-year history
Cycle along the Garonne Canal and the Canal du Midi, stopping to enjoy French cuisine, culture and curiosities.
The EuroVelo 15 bike trail follows the storied Rhine River for over 1,320 km, linking France and Germany in an adventure that’s suitable for all cycling levels.
Cycle along a variety of greenways as you explore Southern England, the Alabaster Coast, the scenic Pays de Bray, the Epte Valley and France’s Vexin region, then hug the banks of the Oise and Seine rivers all the way to the City of Light.
Take the Véloscénie route from the Paris region through Versailles, Chartres and scenic Normandy, all the way to the Bay of Mont-Saint-Michel.
See iconic sights, from Mont-Saint-Michel and the Normandy Beaches to Etretat and the Baie de Somme, as you ride the Channel coast from western Brittany to the Belgian border.
Enjoy over 600 km of La Douce France at its best, as you cycle from the port of Ouistreham to the famous towers of La Rochelle, with Atlantic beaches just a stone’s throw away.
Your cycling adventure with Cirkwi
Whether you ride a road bike, a mountain bike or an electric bike, our partner Cirkwi has an itinerary for you, with thousands of cycling routes throughout France. For each one, your map provides:
- estimated cycling time
- changes in elevation (up- and downhill)