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Train des Gorges


 Train des GorgesMastrouJournée Vapeur+VélorailLamastre ExpressBoucieu Vapeur
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Adult :
Young (10-13) :
Children (under 10) :
Disabled person* :

Train des Gorges
round trip
Adult : €17,00
Young (10-13) :€9,00
Children (under 10) :Free
Disabled person* : €16,00

Round tripOne way
Adult : €24,00€19,50
Young (10-13) :€12,00€10,00
Children (under 10) :FreeFree
Disabled person* :€23,00€18,50

Boucieu Vapeur
Round trip
Adult : €21,00
Young (10-13) :€11,00
Children (under 10) :Free
Disabled person* :€20,00

Lamastre Express
Round trip
Adult : €17,00
Young (10-13) : €9,00
Children (under 10) :Free
Disabled person* :€16,00

Journée Vapeur + Vélorail
Round trip
Adult : €40,00
Young (10-13) :€25,00
Children (4-9) :€15,00
Toddler (under 4 and over 9 kg) :Free
Disabled person* : €38,00

*For people with special needs : Special rate available for holders of a disability card to show at the ticket office.



SNC Chemin de Fer du Vivarais
111, route du Grand Pont
F-07300 St Jean de Muzols

Station opening times

  • The station is opened 1 hour before the departure
  • Phone line open from Monday to Friday from 9.00am to 12.00pm and 2.00pm to 5.00pm


The station in Tournon St Jean offers a large free car park for all vehicles, a drop-off point and spaces for the disabled close to the platforms and toilet facilities.

The Train de l’Ardèche railway is a member of UNECTO !

In the station in St Jean de Muzols you will find many facilities :

A museum area (free entry) : the museum shows the railway adventure, its history and its techniques with unique collector’s items such as the luxurious lounge-car listed amongst “historic monuments”… an ideal way to learn more about railway heritage !

The snack-bar area « Viv’arrêt » : Hot and cold drinks available or delicious treats and ice-cream to tickle your taste buds !

The boutique : Find souvenirs, toys, books and personalized items along with a large selection of local products coming from local producer partners.

The picnic area : A sheltered shady area is open at all times to our customers.

Access for the disabled : Tournon St Jean station offers access for people with reduced mobility. However,  please note there are three steps to climb to board the train.

Dogs : Dogs on a leash are allowed on board except in first class. Travelling free they must not occupy a seat. Dog owners are asked to clean up any dejections for the cleanliness of the site.

All the stations and the Mastrou are equipped for cycling tourists wishing to discover Ardèche. The Train de l’Ardèche is the first tourist train to be certified with the welcome to cyclists badge “Accueil Vélo” !

Bike bays, repair kits, first aid kits and sockets for recharging e-bikes are available in St Jean de Muzols, Boucieu le Roi and Lamastre stations.

Before departure from the stations in St Jean de Muzols or Lamastre put your bike (€5.00 extra/bike) in the luggage car then take seat aboard the vintage train taking you to both ViaRhôna and DolceVia cycling routes.

Frequently asked questions

If your question is not amongst the ones below please contact us by e-mail

Although booking is not required, we advise travellers to do so, considering the limited seat space.

Purchasing your ticket at the station is possible if there are vacancies.

Dogs on a leash are welcome aboard our trains.

Cash, cheques and bank cards are accepted in two stations, Tournon St Jean and Boucieu le Roi

In Lamastre we only accept cash

Yes. The group rate applies to groups of over 20 travellers. In this case you need to book in advance and only one payment for the whole group is accepted.

The main station is Tournon St Jean situated in the village of St-Jean-de-Muzols, 4km from Tournon-sur-Rhône. However, you can also depart from the stations in Boucieu le Roi and  Lamastre.

We advise travellers to arrive 1 hour before the train is due to leave. This will give you time to park your vehicle, to scan/purchase your tickets and enjoy a moment in our museum.

The snack-bar Viv’Arrêt offers refreshments and sweets or savoury snacks

No, only our stations offer toilet facilities.

Mastrou : one-way trip 1h45

Train des Gorges: Return trip 1h30

Yes, all the trains run in bad weather

Pushchairs, prams and baby seats are not allowed in the passenger compartments for security reasons. However, they can be placed in the luggage car.

A large free car park is available at Tournon St Jean station with access for campervans.

Specific PRM spaces are available for holders of a disability badge only.

Our vintage coaches may make access difficult for people with reduced mobility.

In the case of the steam train, there are 3 steps measuring approximately 20cm each. A person in a wheelchair must therefore be able to climb the steps in order to board the train and take a seat.

Parking : 18 PRM spaces are available in front of the station

Marvel at the beauty of Ardèche as you travel from the Rhône Valley through Boucieu le Roi to the high plateau !

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