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Excited for your erasmus experience in Lyon? This culturally rich and charming french city together with Student Room Flat is ready to give you a warm welcome at your new home abroad.

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Student Housing in Lyon

You were accepted in Lyon for your Erasmus experience and it’s time to start organizing your experience abroad. Naturally, finding the best student accommodation in Lyon is one of your main worries and taking care of it as soon as possible is the best strategy!

How to find the best student housing in Lyon?

When looking for student housing in Lyon start by setting your budget and how much you want to spend on your accommodation. After a quick research on what type of neighbourhood would better fit your ideal lifestyle head to our website and filter the search by typology of place, stay dates and price range. Use our map to search the available student accommodation per neighbourhood and when you’re ready simply send one or multiple booking requests!

By booking with a student housing platform such as Student Room Flat you assure yourself a safe booking process, 100% online, and a safe stay in Lyon at one of the available verified properties from trustworthy Hosts.

From: 820€
From: 740€


From: 720€


Flatshare in Lyon for students

Renting a room in a shared flat in Lyon is a budget-friendly way of living a genuine Erasmus experience! Sharing a flat is much more than sharing a living place, is sharing a living experience, a unique moment in your life. By booking a room with Student Room Flat you’ll be sharing your flat in Lyon with other international students and trainees allowing you to meet new people from day one and avoid loneliness during your first time abroad. 

When sharing a flat for the first time you’ll learn how to set but also respect boundaries while enjoying the benefits of living in a small community.  Cultural exchange starts with a conversation and continues over international dinners at home with your flatmates making your stay abroad much more valuable. 


How to rent a flat in Lyon?

One of the first things you should be sure when booking a room in  a shared flat in Lyon is that the apartment is already fully furnished and equipped, making your move-in and move-out as simple as possible. Buying furnitures and house appliances can become a big headache not only in your first days abroad but also in the last days, when usually the only thing you want is to enjoy your time in Lyon. 

When renting a room in a flat, if possible, also opt for the options that comes with all utilities included and avoid any extra worries during your stay. Knowing you’ll have a fixed price of rent with all included makes it much easier for you to manage your monthly budget. 

By renting your student accommodation abroad with Student Room Flat in Lyon you’ll also be able to enjoy from our Scam Protection avoid any unpleasant experiecne when booking your room in a shared flat. 

From: 720€


From: 510 EUR


From: 500 EUR


Student Residence in Lyon

Student residences tend to be a favourite in terms of student housing in Lyon for those living outside of their parent’s place for the first time.

Student residences, while offering a feeling of independence, also provide all the services and amenities to make you feel at home. Many student residences in Lyon offer laundry rooms, cleaning services, gym access, fully equipped study and hangout rooms and much more. You can either have your private room or share it with one or two students to lower the cost of the stay significantly. 

Choosing to book a room in a student residence in Lyon can also be a great option for those who would like to live in a big complex where they can easily meet a lot of new people from all around the world.

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Book Your Student Accommodation in Lyon!

Student accommodation in Lyon listed in Student Room Flat is verified and managed by professional Hosts.

Book your student room in Lyon with full safety and ease with the help of our team.

Student Accommodation Lyon
100% Free Cancellation

We have a special Free Cancellation Policy that intends to protect you in case Covid-19 gets in your plans! See our Terms and Conditions.

Rooms Perfectly Located

Our private student rooms are located near tourist attractions, grocery shops, parks, transports, bars and great restaurants in Lyon!

Fully Furnished Flats

All rooms are completely equipped and furnished to make your life easier.

Full Support & Trust​

Our team is here for you! We support you before, during and after your stay. Your safe adventure abroad starts with your booking request!

Erasmus Life in Lyon

Connect with tenants from all over the world while living a unique experience abroad in Lyon! Be part of our big community of international students and trainees and enjoy its great perks!

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Frequently Asked Questions

We’re here to help you find the best student accommodation in Lyon but also to answer some of the main doubts you might have before moving abroad!

To book a room in Lyon, you can send a booking request via our website. If the room, student residence, or flatshare is available and the requested dates are accepted, we will email you that your request was accepted. Be careful, the room is not yours yet! You will be asked to pay the booking fees and deposit to confirm your booking. Then you must pay your first rent at least 2 weeks before your arrival. For last-minute bookings (less than 15 days before the beginning of the contract), you will have to pay the booking fees, deposit and first rent at once to confirm your booking.

The best neighbourhoods for students in Lyon are Vieux Lyon, Croix-Rousse, La Guillotière, Part-Dieu and Presqu’île for example

Yes,  Lyon is considered one of the best French destinations for Erasmus! With a rich culture, worldly famous gastronomy and student-friendly vibe, Lyon is the right choice for your experience abroad!

Yes, Lyon is a safe city to live in, but like in any other new or unknown city you should stay aware of your surroundings and possible pickpocketers looking for a distracted foreigner. There is no reason for major worry regarding safety in Lyon as long as you take some basic precautions.

As a student around 900/1100 EUR should be enough to cover a comfortable shared student accommodation and other expenses such as transport and groceries. As a student, you’ll be able to enjoy many discounts and special offers all over the city, make sure you get yourself informed and save as much as possible.

100% Free Cancellation and Immediate Refund

Your health and well-being are and always will be our top priorities! That’s why, taking into consideration the uncertainty driven by the Covid19 crisis, we have updated our cancellation policy allowing more flexibility of booking cancellation to allow you to book with full confidence.
  • During all summer (for lease agreement starting 1st of May till end August) and without specific conditions,  providing the cancellation notice is sent at least 7 days prior starting date of the lease agreement (if not the deposit will be refunded but not the booking fees). 

  • For all bookings done with a lease agreement starting in December, January or February, if the university where you plan to study or the company you plan to work for in the coming months, cancelled the study program (be aware the online classes are not a reason for canceling your reservation) or the internship due to the Covid-19 crisis or if the ban to travel does not allow you to reach your destination, your bookings fees will be fully refunded.
We got you covered and your bookings fees will be fully refunded whenever COVID-19 gets in your plans! Secure your future adventure abroad, safely book now, and your dream room will be ready and waiting Check all the conditions updated in our Terms of Service

Last Update: 20/10/20

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