Rencontres de Folklore
Internationales de Fribourg
Case postale 474
CH-1701 Fribourg
Ph: +41 (0)79 955 47 70
Contact for the groups
Lauriane Zosso
Artistic Director

Practical Information

Public transport

Please use public transport: your show ticket is your public transport ticket (valid in the Frimobil zone 10).

Information : the stop to access the Halle Omnisport St-Léonard is “Poya” and not “Stade-Patinoire

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Access by car

Please use the car parks Park & Ride in the outskirts of the city. 

Your show ticket is your public transportation ticket (valid in the Frimobil zone 10).

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Ticket sales

Since the month of July, you can buy your tickets for the shows of the RFI at all points of sale See tickets or online.

It is also possible to purchase tickets on site (Sports hall of Saint-Leonard).


The festival is transitioning to cashless, this means that most booths will only accept bank cards, Apple Pay and TWINT for payments.

Information for the visitors from abroad

Fribourg is located in the western part of Switzerland – a small country in the centre of Europe, surrounded by Germany, Austria, Italy and France.

The closest intercontinental airports are: Geneva-Cointrin (120 km), Zürich-Kloten (160 km), Basel-Mulhouse (140 km).

If you travel by train, your destination is «Gare de Fribourg (Suisse)».

The climate is continental and moderate, with daily average temperatures of 21°C for the period of August.