The operating principle

The Funicular connects the "upper town", Rue Félix Faure near Claude Monet school, with the "lower town" of Le Havre, Place Thiers.

Operating hours :

  • Monday to Saturday 7:30 am to 9:00 pm.
  • Sundays and public holidays 7:30 am to 7:30 pm.

The trip takes about 3 minutes. 

Bicycles are permitted in the funicular, cyclists have to be able to carry them a few steps.   

The Funicular does not have access for persons with reduced mobility.



The Funicular connects directly with the regular lines: 

  • 1, 3, 5, 6 and 7 at stop "G. Lafaurie" for the top station.
  • 2 at stop "R. Coty" and 1, 3, 5 and 7 at stop "Pl. Thiers" for the bottom station. 

Access conditions

The Funicular is accessible with all LiA transport network tickets.

You can also buy a ticket valid only on the Funicular but it does not allow you to connect with the other network routes:

  • 1-trip Funi ticket:  €0.50 payable only at Funicular turnstiles.
  • 10-trip Funi ticket: €4.00 for 10 trips up or down. To find out where to load up your 10-trip Funi ticket see any ticket.