Locations β†’ Lyon

16 Bookstores In Lyon πŸ‡«πŸ‡·

These are 16 of the best bookstores in Lyon. The best bookstore is Bookstore Decitre Lyon Bellecour. Here is the list of Lyon bookstores.

Last update: January 11, 2024

1. Bookstore Decitre Lyon Bellecour

"Amazing place! Great selection of books in English too. Highly recommended πŸ“–"

  • ⭐️ 4.3 Rating
  • πŸ“° 2,648 Reviews
  • πŸ“ 29 Pl. Bellecour, 69002 Lyon, France

2. Decitre

"Great bookstore where you can find all kinds of genres as well as English literature.The staff is very friendly and helping and overall it is a great choice if you're looking for a certain book.This place hosts sometimes some famous writers and lets them present their newest book and thus gives the opportunity of interaction between the writer and the reader."

  • ⭐️ 4.2 Rating
  • πŸ“° 1,591 Reviews
  • πŸ“ 17 Rue Dr Bouchut, 69003 Lyon, France

3. Librairie Passages

"One of my favorite bookstores in Lyon, it’s near the bridge that connects Presque-Ile and the old town - as far as I understood. Passages offer a wide collection, the booksellers were really patient and kind with me, my French really suck. They also offer books in English."

  • ⭐️ 4.7 Rating
  • πŸ“° 659 Reviews
  • πŸ“ 11 Rue de Brest, 69002 Lyon, France

4. Le Bal Des Ardents

"Beautiful french bookstore. Huge collection of books in french. The store looked so cute and looked like from Harry Potter. Basically it looks like a store in Diagon Alley. Must visit in Lyon!!! Highly recommend it!"

  • ⭐️ 4.7 Rating
  • πŸ“° 432 Reviews
  • πŸ“ 17 Rue Neuve, 69001 Lyon, France

5. Librairie La Bourse

"A must!Amazing place from vinyls to graphic novels, and even a hidden bat-book-cave."

  • ⭐️ 4.3 Rating
  • πŸ“° 389 Reviews
  • πŸ“ 8 Rue Lanterne, 69001 Lyon, France

6. The Bookstore Tramway

"Excellent choice"

  • ⭐️ 4.6 Rating
  • πŸ“° 289 Reviews
  • πŸ“ 92 Rue Moncey, 69003 Lyon, France

7. Librairie Rive Gauche Lyon

"My favorite bookstore in Lyon!This library is really great, a great discovery. Exciting and available booksellers. Whether or not you know what to buy, you will be making up your mind."

  • ⭐️ 4.7 Rating
  • πŸ“° 264 Reviews
  • πŸ“ 19 Rue de Marseille, 69007 Lyon, France

8. Decitre

"Very very helpful and friendly staff. Helped mefind the perfect gift for a friend. Thank you!"

  • ⭐️ 4.3 Rating
  • πŸ“° 247 Reviews
  • πŸ“ PΓ΄le de Commerce et de Loisirs, 112 Cr Charlemagne, 69002 Lyon, France

9. Damn Fine Bookstore

"Beautiful shop, with a very select but curated stock of titles in English, a few comics and a nice small second hand section. The coffee was lovely and the friendliness wonderful.The appreciation of culture is evident and lovely."

  • ⭐️ 5 Rating
  • πŸ“° 149 Reviews
  • πŸ“ 20 Rue Bechevelin, 69007 Lyon, France

10. Ouvrir L'oeil

"A passionate and fascinating bookseller. Go and have a look, you will be well advised!"

  • ⭐️ 4.9 Rating
  • πŸ“° 88 Reviews
  • πŸ“ 18 Rue des Capucins, 69001 Lyon, France

11. Temps-livres

"Very nice place, also has a variety of books and comics in english."

  • ⭐️ 4.8 Rating
  • πŸ“° 64 Reviews
  • πŸ“ 8 Rue d'AlgΓ©rie, 69001 Lyon, France

12. Librairie Adrienne

"Best bookseller in Lyon: the bookseller is super nice, gives very good advice and knows all these books. We feel a real passion in her and it makes you want to support her rather than big brands."

  • ⭐️ 5 Rating
  • πŸ“° 60 Reviews
  • πŸ“ 70 Rue de la CharitΓ©, 69002 Lyon, France

13. Art Book

"amazing place!!!!!!!"

  • ⭐️ 4.8 Rating
  • πŸ“° 57 Reviews
  • πŸ“ 26 Pl. Bellecour, 69002 Lyon, France

14. Librairie La Bourse

"Wide choice of manga, low prices for used manga and in perfect condition!Seller very pleasant and available to answer all your questionsOpt without hesitation for this awesome little shop at the expense of the big brands πŸ‘"

  • ⭐️ 4.8 Rating
  • πŸ“° 24 Reviews
  • πŸ“ 13bis Rue Lanterne, 69001 Lyon, France

15. Librairie La Bourse

"Good deals"

  • ⭐️ 4.8 Rating
  • πŸ“° 18 Reviews
  • πŸ“ 2 Rue Joseph Serlin, 69001 Lyon, France

16. Librairie Du Parc

"Very satisfied with my purchases in this bookstore! The bookseller will be able to advise you if you want to discover new books or give them away. In addition, she will be happy to order a book from you if she unfortunately does not have it in stock and I can always get my books back faster than expected (in 2-3 days).I recommend 200%! It's nice to have such a good bookstore near you!"

  • ⭐️ 4.4 Rating
  • πŸ“° 15 Reviews
  • πŸ“ 94 Boulevard des Belges, 69006 Lyon, France