Located in the north of the Ain department and in the heart of the Jura mountains, Oyonnax is home to 22,330 inhabitants. It is surrounded by lakes, forests and rivers and is ideal for outdoor activities.
Economically, Oyonnax is known for the know-how of its plastic companies. You can find collections of ornamental combs and plastic dresses by the fashion designer Paco Rabanne at the Comb and Plastics Museum.
The town is located 1 hour from Lyon, 50 minutes from Bourg-en-Bresse, 1 hour from Switzerland and at the gateway to the Haut-Jura regional nature park.
Tourist attractions include Lake Genin, the Bretouze sports trail, and the Sarsouille and Oyonnalite walking trails.
Where to live?
In the town centre, the area around the station is popular, and if you need more peace and quiet, you can go to Veyziat and Bouvent.
Looking for nature? Several communes in the vicinity could suit you such as Nantua and its lake, Bellignat, Groissiat, Arbent and Montréal-la-Cluse.
Whether you are city or a country person, Oyonnax will seduce you with its green surroundings and transport facilities.
Do not hesitate to contact us so that we can help and advise you when looking for accommodation in Oyonnax or its surroundings.
Cathy, mobility consultant for the company