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#EFIC2025 Venue

The EFIC Congress 2025 – Pain in Europe XIII will be held at the beautiful Cité – Centre de Congrès in Lyon, France.  

The venue hosts more than 300 events per year offering more than 24,000 m² of flexible meeting spaces spread over 3 amphitheatres and 35 fully equipped meeting rooms, hosting up to 19,000 people. These event spaces are independent and dedicated to conventions, congresses, fairs, prestigious evenings, gala dinners, seminars, and concerts. Situated in the heart of the Cité Internationale the Lyon Convention Centre, a truly comprehensive events complex, benefits from many services in the immediate vicinity: car parks, hotels, restaurants, a cinema complex, a casino, and a museum. 

How to get to Cité-Centre de Congrès


The address of the #EFIC2025 venue is: 50 Quai Charles de Gaulle – 69463 Lyon Cedex 06 – France. 

Lyon public transportation is run by the TCL network. Thir services include buses, trolleybuses, trams, underground metro, and funicular railway. These have several lines throughout the city. Buses, trams and trolleybuses run daily from 5 a.m. until 12 a.m., with some nightly lines between 1h15 a.m. and 4h15 a.m. The most important information on these lines can be found on the following website: 

Lyon city centre is less than 30 minutes away from the Saint Exupéry International airport via the Rhone Express shuttle service. Totally interconnected, Lyon Saint Exupéry airport is directly connected to the TGV (high speed trains) and to the city in under 30 minutes thanks to the Rhone Express shuttle service. 

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The congress venue is also reachable by the following different lines of buses, all serving the “Cité internationale | Centre de Congrès” and “Cité internationale | Transbordeur” stops: 

  • C1, C2, and 70 from Lyon Part Dieu train station; 
  • C4 from the Jean Macé metro station; 
  • C5 from the Cordeliers metro station; 
  • C26 from the Grange Blanche metro station.