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Accommodation

In schools (with Ceméa)

Ceméa, Le Printemps de Bourges Crédit Mutuel's special partner, offers a range of facilities to young people and adults (individuals or groups) from 1 to 6 days.
Food and accommodation will be available in three high schools in Bourges.
There will be various activities and a possibility to meet artists and music professionals from this year's festival.

Information CEMÉA Centre
3, allée de Lombardie - 37000 Tours
Phone. +33 (0)2 47 66 15 47
bourges@cemeacentre.org
www.cemeacentre.org

Host family (bed and coffee)

F.O.L. du Cher
Phone. +33 (0)2 48 48 01 05 - Cell. +33 (0)6 83 89 84 72 - Fax. +33 (0)2 48 48 01 09
culture@ligue18.org

Hotel

Download a list of hotels in Bourges and the surrounding area

Office de Tourisme de Bourges
Phone. +33 (0)2 48 23 02 60 - Fax. +33 (0)2 48 23 02 68
www.bourges-tourisme.com

Country lodge / bed and breakfast

AD2T (Agence de Développement du Tourisme et des Territoires du Cher) - Tourist booking agency
Phone. +33 (0)2 48 48 00 18 - Fax. +33 (0)2 48 48 00 20
reservation@ad2t.fr
http://reservation.berryprovince.com

Campground

26 Boulevard de l'Industrie in Bourges
Phone. +33 (0)2 48 20 16 85 - Fax. +33 (0)2 48 50 32 39
camping@ville-bourges.fr

Transportation

Train

Région Centre, Région Pays-de-la-Loire, and SNCF (French National Railways Company) provide a regional service (TER - Transport Express Régional)
From Centre and Pays-de-la-Loire regions train stations: half-price round trips to Bourges.
The festival is within walking distance of the train station.

Information: SNCF and TER, Région Centre: +33 (0) 800 83 59 23 (free from any landline in France), Pays-de-la-Loire: +33 (0) 810 324 324 (local call rate)

Bus

Department transportation

Lignes 18

« Lignes 18 » take you to Le Printemps

Conseil Général du Cher (Departmental Council for Cher Department) will organise free shuttle buses for the whole length of Le Printemps de Bourges Crédit Mutuel so there will be additional routes to Lignes 18's existing departmental network.

During the day: Lignes 18: regular service during normal operating hours.

Extra buses will run during the afternoon to go to the festival as well as for coming back.

Information: www.lignes18.fr or +33 (0) 800 10 18 18 (free from any landline in France)

Agglobus Network - Bourges Urban Transportation

From Tuesday to Saturday until 7:30pm:
From the SNCF train station, route 1 (every 15 minutes) and route 5.
From the hub of the Place de la Nation, route 2 (every 20 minutes) and route 15.
Free city centre shuttle bus.
Get down at Auron (W and Palais d'Auron venues) et Europe (place Séraucourt) stops.
Agglobus will organise a free bus service so that festival-goers can return to the SNCF train station from Auron bus stop.

Information: Agglobus - Espace Nation - Phone. +33 (0)2 48 27 99 99 - www.agglobus.com - Free app : BusInfo Bourges

Car

Carpooling Service - From your city to the Festival with www.covoiturage.fr.

We advise you to use public transportation, because parking facilities are limited and it is difficult to park close to the festival site.

Bicycle

Safe supervised bicycle parking is available at Parking du stade Séraucourt.

Cabs

You can call a cab in Bourges: +33 (0)2 48 24 5000

Dining

Printemps bar and restaurant welcome you at the heart of the festival at Quai d'Auron, for lunch, dinner, or just a drink, from Tuesday to Saturday until 6pm (opening only for Pros during the evening).

Open to the Public:

Open to Pros:

* Last orders for food: 1am

You can also find something to eat or drink in the alleys of the festival as well as in some venues: W, Palais d'Auron et 22 Est/Ouest. Many stands are waiting for you and offer a range of various meals.