Travelling to Rennes: by plane

Rennes airport is located about 7 kilometers southwest of the city of Rennes. It operates flights to/from Paris Roissy - Charles de Gaulle, Lyon, Marseille and several destinations abroad (Ireland, Italy, Portugal, Spain, UK).

From Rennes airport, you can reach the city centre:

  • by bus: number 57, bus stop "République", 1.50 euros.
  • by taxi: the airport is about 10/15 minutes from the city centre, approximately 15 euros before 19:00, 25 euros after 19:00.

Full access details can be found here : access to/from Rennes airport

Travelling to Rennes: by train

It is very easy to get to Rennes by train (high-speed TGV train):

  • from Roissy - Charles de Gaulle Airport rail station, there are between 4 and 6 trains a day
  • from Montparnasse railway station (Paris), there is a train to Rennes every 30 minutes

Book your train ticket here: SNCF

Rennes train station is located in the city center (walking distance from downtown, also accessible by metro).


Accommodation will be provided for contributing participants (oral or poster presentation). If you are interested, please contact Dominique Dehay ( before April 15th.

Otherwise, there are plenty of possibilities for staying in Rennes (e.g. hotelarennes, kayak, booking).