Auvergne in numbers
Come to Auvergne
The city is located in the center of France and at the crossroads of Europe's highways.
- Paris by A71 : 3h30
- Béziers by A75 : 3h00
- Lyon by A72 : 1h45
- Bordeaux by A89 : 3h30
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The SNCF provides daily connections with Paris (Paris Bercy Bourgogne - Pays d'Auvergne train station), including 1 daily non-stop train in 3 hours, from Monday to Sunday.
Connections for Béziers, Lyon, Nîmes, Toulouse.
Aéroport International Clermont-Ferrand Auvergne
Clermont-Ferrand Auvergne Airport is just 7 km from Clermont-Ferrand city center. It has regular flights with Lyon, Paris-Charles-de-Gaulle and Paris-Orly, Lille, Nice, Strasbourg, Amsterdam, London, Luton.
- Daily connections with Paris (Several daily round trips to Paris Orly and Paris Charles de Gaulle airports) with HOP!
- Direct flights to Amsterdam and Lyon with HOP!
- Daily liaisons with Strasbourg, Lille, Nice, London-Luton and Brest with the company Fly KISS .
Tél. +33 (0) 4 73 62 71 00
Tél. +33 (0)4 70 32 34 09 – Fax +33 (0)4 70 59 99 91
Aurillac / Tronquières Airport
15000 Aurillac (5mn from city center)
Regular flight on workdays : Paris – Orly Sud
Puy-en-Velay / Loudes Airport
43320 Loudes (à 10 mn of the city center)
Regular flight : Paris – Orly Sud, 2 times per day during workdays
Auvergne in numbers
The Auvergne Region is composed of 4 districts:
26 000 km2
4,8 % of the national territory of France
1 309 000 inhabitants
2,2 % of the French population
Density : 50 inhabitants per km2 (104 inhabitants per km2 in France)
1,310 towns and villages of which:
- 90 % have less than 2,000 inhabitants
- 1 % have more than 10,000 inhabitants
Two Regional Natural Parks (the Livradois-Forez Park and the Auvergne Volcanoes Park)
5 engineering schools
1 business school
Several European and world leaders (Michelin, Limagrain, Volvic…)
Tertiary: 63 %
Industry: 25 %
Agriculture: 10 %
Other: 2 %
More than 180,000 beds for tourists (hotels, camp-sites, B&B, gîtes, holiday villages...)
30 million nights of tourist accommodation per year.
Places to visit: more than 500 Romanesque churches, 10 spa towns : with all the charm of the "Belle Epoque"