2009 Tour de France Route, Schedule, Dates, and Television Coverage

The 2009 Tour de France will mark the return of 7-Time Tour Champion Lance Armstrong. Armstrong will be riding alongside Alberto Contador, who has won the Giro, Vuelta, and Tour de France and is undoubtedly the best stage race cyclist on the planet. Other notable riders will include Carlos Sastre, Cadel Evans, Christian Vande Velde, Danilo Di Luca, Ivan Basso, Mark Cavendish, Tom Boonen, and Thor Hushovd.

Note: The television schedule has not yet been released, however Versus will be picking up every stage live and have highlights following the stages. Cycling.tv will have highlights after the stages completion. The TV Start column will be updated once the schedules are released.


2009 Tour de France Schedule, Route, and Dates

Stage Date Type Distance Profile Where TV Start
Stage 1 7/4 TT 15K Link Monaco -> Monaco
Stage 2 7/5 FLAT 182K Link Monaco -> Brignoles
Stage 3 7/6 FLAT 196K Link Marseille -> La Grande-Motte
Stage 4 7/7 TTT 38K Link Montpellier -> Montpellier
Stage 5 7/8 FLAT 197K Link Le Cap d’Agde -> Perpignan
Stage 6 7/9 FLAT 175K Link Girona -> Barcelona
Stage 7 7/10 MT 224K Link Barcelona -> Arcalis
Stage 8 7/11 MT 176K Link Andorra-la-Vella -> Saint-Girons
Stage 9 7/12 MT 160K Link Saint-Gaudens -> Tarbes
Rest Day 7/13 Rest 0K Rest Rest day in Limoges
Stage 10 7/14 FLAT 193K Link Limoges -> Issoudun
Stage 11 7/15 FLAT 192K Link Vatan -> Saint Fargeau
Stage 12 7/16 FLAT 200K Link Tonnerre -> Vittel
Stage 13 7/17 FLAT 200K Link Vittel -> Colmar
Stage 14 7/18 FLAT 199K Link Colmar -> Besancon
Stage 15 7/19 MT 207K Link Pontarlier -> Verbier
Rest Day 7/20 Rest 0K Rest Rest day in Verbier
Stage 16 7/21 MT 160K Link Martigny -> Bourg-Saint-Maurice
Stage 17 7/22 MT 169K Link Bourg-Saint-Maurice -> Le Grand-Bornand
Stage 18 7/23 TT 40K Link Annecy -> Annecy
Stage 19 7/24 FLAT 195K Link Bougoin-Jallieu -> Aubenas
Stage 20 7/25 MT 167K Link Montelimar -> Mont Ventoux
Stage 21 7/26 FLAT 160K Link Montereau-Fault-Yonne -> Paris


  1. michael laznibat says:

    why is the “t v start” column empty – that is what i want to know, when versus will start each days coverage and when the repeat coverage will start –

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