Asked in Lyon
What is the name of the river that flows through Lyon on its way to the English Channel?
No river flows through Lyon and on to the English Channel. The Saone flows into the Rhone at Lyons, and the Rhone flows into the Mediterranean Sea, which is the complete opposite direction from Lyons than the English Channel is. ...
Asked in Jobs & Education, Mediterranean Sea
What is the name of the river that originates in the Swiss Alps and flows through France and into the Mediterranean Sea near the city of Marseille?
The Rhone River originates in the Swiss Alps and flows into the Mediterranean Sea. It flows through France and passes the cities of Avignon, Arles and Marseille. ...
Asked in History of France, France, Lakes and Rivers
What river is marseilles on?
Marseille was not founded on a river. It is located directly on the Mediterranean Sea. The Rhone enters the Mediterranean to the west of Marseille, but not close enough to say that the city is located on the river. ...
What country does the river Rhine flow through to the Mediterranean sea?
The Rhine flows North to the North Sea, not the Mediterranean
Asked in Lakes and Rivers
What are 2 major rivers in Europe?
One of the major rivers in Europe is the Rhone. It winds through Switzerland and France, then empties into the Mediterranean Sea. Another major River in Europe is the Dnieper River. The Dnieper flows through Russia, Belarus, and Ukraine. ...