Tour de France 2024 Route stage 5: Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne - Saint-Vulbas

Tour de France 2024Wednesday 3 July - The 5th stage of the Tour de France travels from Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne to a likely bunch sprint in Saint-Vulbas. The route amounts to 177.4 kilometres.

Saint-Vulbas saw it’s last pro-peloton finish in the 2016 Criterium du Dauphiné. Two riders who retired in 2023 battled it out for the win. Nacer Bouhanni bested Jens Debusschere with a tiny margin, while Sam Bennett sprinted to third place.

The people in Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne are more used to large groups of superfit men in licra. The town in the foothills of the Alps saw two Tour de France stage starts in the last decade. On both occassions the riders were up for a day of hardships in the high mountains. The race went to La Toussuirre in 2015 (Romain Bardet win) and to Tignes in 2019 (Egan Bernal win).

The riders leave the Alps this time and head in the opposite direction. Saint-Vulbas is situated on the west bank of the Rhône.

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Stage 5 starts at 13:20 and the race is expected to finish around 17:15 – both are local times (CEST).

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