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South Paris Arena

South Paris Arena is part of Paris Expo, an exhibition and convention centre that is one of the most active in Europe and most visited in France. Across 35 hectares, 228,000 sqm of exhibition halls and 8 pavilions, Paris Expo welcomes 7.5 million visitors each year, particularly during the International Agricultural Show. With Halls 1, 4 and 6 hosting a large number of the Games’ events and those set aside for Games logistics, Paris Expo will be a major hub for the Paris 2024 Games.

Built in 1923 to host the Paris Trade Fair (Foire de Paris), the complex has been developed extensively over the years and can now adapt for a wide range of requirements and configurations. An ambitious renovation programme, based on three phases over 10 years, with the last one to be completed in 2023, is currently underway to modernise its infrastructure.


South Paris Arena 1 :

  • Volleyball : 12,000 people
  • Boccia : 9,000 people 

South Paris Arena 4 :

  • Table tennis and Para table tennis : 6,650 people 

South Paris Arena 6 :

  • Goalball and Handball: 7,300 to 7,800 people 
  • Weightlifting: 5,000 people 

What sports for Paris 2024?

South Paris Arena 1 :

South Paris Arena 4 :

South Paris Arena 6 :

Where is it located?

Department: 75

City: Paris, 15th arrondissement

Distance from the Olympic and Paralympic Village: 14km to the South 

Games venues located nearby: Roland-Garros Stadium, Parc des Princes, Pierre de Coubertin Stadium, Eiffel Tower Stadium, Champ de Mars Arena

Tourist attractions located nearby: Eiffel Tower, Champ de Mars, Bois de Boulogne

How to get there ?

The South Paris Arena will be served by the stations Porte de Versailles (metro line 12), Balard (metro line 8), Porte de Vanves (metro line 13) and Georges Brassens (tram line T3a).

Spectators are advised to allow sufficient travel time and to arrive early at the competition site.


South Paris Arena, as well as every other hall at Paris Expo of Porte de Versailles, will continue to host shows, fairs and conventions throughout the year.