Happening now in France

Not to be

Festivals, exhibitions, concerts and major events... On France.fr and everywhere in France, there's always something going on.

Things to do


Visit outstanding cultural attractions or take a hike amongst the peaks? A romantic tour of the wine route or a family cruise? What will this year's
French holiday bring?


Book your train travel from the UK to Paris through Voyages-sncf.com (External link). Whether you plan to stay in the capital or extend your trip and travel onwards to another French destination, they will look after all your ticket bookings and ensure your holiday planning is hassle-free. Rail travel to France is increasingly being recognised as a viable and attractive alternative to flying, with shorter check-in times and more frequent departures, fewer luggage restrictions and great views on the way. Travel with your family, pet(s) or bike(s) with ease – and what’s more, children under four travel free on most trains.

Voyages-sncf.com offers a dedicated English-language website and a customer call centre staffed by fully trained agents. It looks after rail and bus services operating in France, together with international cross-border rail operators (including Eurostar) and other European domestic operators, delivering a comprehensive range of rail travel options. Voyages-sncf.com (External link) is a subsidiary of the French National Railway Company SNCF.