Grotte Chauvet 2 – Ardèche
4941 Route de Bourg Saint Andéol –
07150 Vallon Pont d’Arc.

Please note :

Follow the direction “Grotte Chauvet 2 – Ardèche” on your GPS, and not “Grotte Chauvet” (the original cave, not open to visit).

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• From the north of France on the A7 and then A49, exit 18 (Montélimar Sud).

• From the south of France on the A7 or A9, exit 19. Towards Bourg Saint-Andéol then Saint-Remèze. Continue towards Vallon-Pont-d’Arc.

2½ hours from Lyon, Marseille and Montpellier.

1½ hours from Avignon, Nîmes and Valence.

Free parking facilities for cars, coaches and camper vans.

Accessibility : There are spaces in the car park which are reserved for disabled people, situated near the entrance to the site :

• 2 parking spaces for long vehicles

• 16 parking spaces for individual cars

GPS coordinates : N 44° 24′ 22.3″ – E 4° 25′ 53.6″ 

Please consider the environment – share car journeys!


Valence or Montélimar TGV (high-speed train) station, then the 76 bus (Rhône-Alpes) to Vallon Pont-d’Arc 


The regional (TER) bus route links Valence TGV station to the village of Vallon Pont d’Arc, via Montélimar, Le Teil and Vogüé. 


  1. 160 km (100 miles) from Marseille-Provence airport 
  2. 160 km (100 miles) from Lyon Saint-Exupéry airport 
  3. 100 km (62 miles) from Avignon airport