The well-known Impressionist Claude Monet lived in Giverny his whole life. Today you can visit his house and the gardens that gave him inspiration to paint some of his most famous pieces of work. Walk around the house and feel like you are living the history.
Aéroport Rouen Vallée de Seine is located 9 kilometres from Rouen and is one of the most important airports in Normandy. Bus number 13 operates between the airport and Rouen. One ticket costs €1.40 and you can find the bus stop about 500 meters from the airport. www.tcar.fr You can also take a taxi. A selection of taxi companies follows: Radio Taxi +33 235 88 50 50 Vit Taxi +33 235 61 20 50 At the airport you can also find several car rental companies. A selection of car rental companies follows: Europcar +33 232 08 39 09 www.europcar.fr Hertz +33 232 10 01 22 www.hertz.fr Other airports near Rouen, with both International and domestic flights, are Beauvais-Tillé Airport and Deauville - Saint-Gatien Airport . Paris is located approximately 130 kilometres from Rouen. If you arrive at Charles De Gaulle Airport in Paris you can reach Rouen with the Intercity Train from Gare Saint Lazare Station.
Rouen is relatively small, so if you enjoy riding a bike this is a great way to discover the town. The first half-hour is free, and the additional time will be charged from your account. The first additional half-hour costs €1 and the second €2. There are about 20 bicycle stations located around the city center. www.cyclic.rouen.fr If you do not want to ride a bike you can use the bus or metro. A single ticket is valid for one hour and costs €1.50, or €1.20 when travelling only on the TAE or VTNI lines. A 24-hour tickets costs €4.40. One way tickets can be bough from the busdriver. You can also buy your ticket from TIP agencies, at the stations and online. www.crea-astuce.fr If you want to follow the traffic conditions in Rouen real-time you can visit www.trafic.rouen.fr.