General Informations

Location

The conference will be held at the University of Rennes 1, at 4 km of the city centre, on the Campus of Beaulieu (main entrance: 263 avenue du général Leclerc) .

View of the University - Click to enlarge Institut of the Chemical Sciences - Click to enlarge The main entrance of the Campus of Beaulieu - Click to enlarge

Rennes, the historical capital of Brittany, is located 350 km west from Paris

(http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brittany)

Bus lines n° 4 or 6 (direction Beaulieu-Atalante and Cesson-Sévigné, stop at Tournebride) will take you to the main entrance of the university in 10-15 minutes from the city centre.

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How to come to Rennes?

By train

From Paris-Montparnasse train station, high speed trains will reach Rennes in 2h- 2h30.
High speed trains are also available from Roissy-Charles de Gaulle airport. They reach Rennes in 3h.

By air

Rennes airport is located 5 km south from the city centre.

It is essentially connected to french cities by Air France. Low cost companies operate between Rennes and the UK and Ireland. Visit http://www.flybe.com/ and http://www.aerlingus.com

It is also possible to fly to Dinard from London Stansted airport, visit http://www.ryanair.com
Dinard is located on the north coast near Saint-Malo (65 km from Rennes). Train service is available between Saint-Malo and Rennes.

 

Weather

Typical temperature range Min: 0-5 °C Max: 10-15 °C