During the Festival, you can get around Annecy by using shuttles, buses or bikes that link up the Festival welcome area at François de Menthon square (next to the Décavision multiplex), the Haras theatre (the official 800-seat theatre), the chambre de métiers (conferences) and the Mifa, at L'Impérial Palace.
A continuous free shuttle service is available for delegates to travel between the Festival welcome area at François de Menthon square (next to the Décavision multiplex), Chambre de Métiers (conferences) and the Mifa, at L'Impérial Palace, from Monday 10th to Saturday 15th June, from 9:00 am to 7:00 pm. Shuttle stops are clearly marked by special signs.
Delegates staying round the lake can take our free buses (on presentation of accreditation badge).
Check the schedules of these shuttles and those providing services after the films at 10:00 pm (La Turbine, MJC Novel).(available in 2013)
For all other requests, there is also a bus service (not free).
Timetables will be available from the Festival welcome area at François de Menthon square (next to the Décavision multiplex) and the Mifa at L'Impérial Palace.
Additionally, there are various other rental options available to you on request.
Information from the Festival welcome area at François de Menthon square (next to the Décavision multiplex) and the Mifa, at L'Impérial Palace.
Ride around Annecy on a bike during Festival week.
Get your bike at rental points at the Festival welcome area François de Menthon square, just two steps away from the Décavision multiplex, or at Mifa, at L'Impérial Palace.
The first 30 minutes are free on presentation of your accreditation.
Opening hours: from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm (closed for lunch between 1:00 and 2:00 pm). Bike returns up to 7:00 pm.
Using Annecy public transport to get around during the Festival.
See bus timetables :
On presentation of accreditation: 7-day pass, unlimited use on the Sibra bus network.
A 50% discount on the 7-day pass for volunteers and festivalgoers (7 EUR instead of 14 EUR).
Pick up your pass at the Espace Sibra, 21 rue de la Gare, Annecy.
Open from Monday to Friday from 7:30 am to 7:00 pm and on Saturdays from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm and from 2:00 to 5:00 pm.
Check out the timetable on the Sibra website.
If there are no Annecy taxis available, you can call on the following different private firms offering chauffeur driven cars:
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