In Celtic mythology, Saone was a river god.
The Saône is a river of eastern France. It is a tributary of the Rhône River. It rises at Vioménil (Vosges), and joins the Rhône in Lyon.
- Length: 480 km
- Hydrographic basin: 29,950 km2
- Average debit: 410 m3/s
- Vosges (88)
- Haute-Saône (70)
- Côte-d'Or (21)
- Saône-et-Loire (71): Chalon-sur-Saône, Mâcon
- Rhône (69): Villefranche-sur-Saône, Caluire, Lyon
- Doubs River