Lyon

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The conference will take place at the Campus Universitaire de la Doua (Conference: Nautibus, Summer School: Chappe), Lyon, France.

A video presentation of the main assets of the city of Lyon can be found on the Greater Lyon website, either in streaming format, or for download.

 

Address

Bâtiment Nautibus
Campus de la Doua
8, Bd Niels Bohr
69622 Villeurbanne Cedex

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Access

 

Bus

The Campus is served by route “Relais Tramway T1” , which connects with subway lines A and B at stop Charpennes Charles Hernu and Line B at stop Lyon Part Dieu. You can download the Lyon transportation map.

The exact location of the conference is shown here. The easiest way to reach it is the following:

From Part Dieu Station: take the bus “Relais Tramway T1” and get off the bus at stop “Tonkin. Then follow the red doted lines as shown on the map.

From Charpennes Charles Hernu Station: take the bus “Relais Tramway T1” and get off the bus at stop “Tonkin. Then follow the red doted lines as shown on the map.

Please note that a bus ticket (1.70 €) is valid one (1) hour from the first use. You can combine bus, subway and tramway with the same ticket (within a limit of one (1) hour).

Road

Lyon’s geographic location at the heart of a motorway network of more than 1 000 km puts it at less than 2 hours from the large towns and cities in the region. 1h 30min from Geneva, and 2 hours from Clermont-Ferrand and the Alps, 3 hours from Turin and Marseille, 4 hours from Paris and 6 hours from Barcelona.

Information from the Lyon Regional Road Information Centre: 33 (0)4 78 54 33 33
Public transport in Lyon’s urban area http://www.tcl.fr

GPS : 45°46’56″ N 4°51’57″ E

Air

Lyon-Saint Exupéry is the French airport with the largest number of routes outside Paris, with 27 French towns and cities connected by daily scheduled flights, 43 scheduled international routes, 19 charter routes and 7 cargo routes (winter programme). Part Dieu TGV Station is 30 minutes from the airport Lyon-Saint Exupéry multimodal station. From Lyon Saint-Exupery Airport, take the tramway RhôneExpress (http://www.rhonexpress.fr/) for Part-Dieu TGV station which runs every 20 min.

Lyon Saint Exupéry International Airport (http://www.lyon.aeroport.fr)
RhôneExpress (http://www.rhonexpress.fr/)

Train

With two stations in the town center, Part-Dieu and Perrache, and a third at Lyon Saint Exupery Airport, the TGV high-speed train network puts Lyon today at the heart of Europe.

The Campus is 20 minutes from Part-Dieu TGV station and 30 minutes from Perrache station. TGV trains run between Lyon and Paris every hour or every half hour. Lyon – Paris : 1h55, Lyon – Marseille : 1h35, Lyon – Genève : 1h50, Lyon – Bruxelles : 3h50. Online ticket booking is possible on the SNCF website.

Information : Part-Dieu, Perrache and Lyon Saint Exupéry stations :

www.voyages-sncf.com
www.raileurope.co.uk

The Campus is 20 minutes from Part-Dieu TGV station and 30 minutes from Perrache station. TGV trains run between Lyon and Paris every hour or every half hour. Lyon – Paris : 1h55, Lyon – Marseille : 1h35, Lyon – Genève : 1h50, Lyon – Bruxelles : 3h50. Online ticket booking is possible on the SNCF website.