Waze is a great app to avoid jams. It knows instantlly how fast users are going so can suggest an alternative. Just this week going from Bayeux to Caen it sent ...
There's no place to leave baggage .
Ditto to Becasse's post.
If you go to the cemetery in the morning you should escape crowds.
dbur454: If the area around the big ceremony is restricted you won't be able to get to the beaches. Utha and Ste Mere Eglise should be outside the restricted zo...
Everything will be open.
The Reine Mathilde restaurant/Brasserie "le garde manger" is open all day.
La Terrasse in place st Patrice is open all day.
You will be able to get to Utah beach Ste Mere eglise area. Utah beach will be very busy though.
The difficulty is getting from the quai side up to street level. There's a lift that doesn't work otherwise stairs, or a long detour.
When I've done walking to...
Bayeux shuttle have a bus for that size group.