Upon your arrival at the main station ("La Gare"), take the north exit ("Sortie nord") and follow the direction to the tramway stop, (Line #1, La Gare) in front of the main entrance of the station. Take the tramway in the direction of "François Mitterrand" (follow the green path). Get off at "Place du Commerce" and take the tramway line # 2 in the direction of "Orvault-Grand Val". Get off at "Michelet Sciences", enter the campus and walk to the building #2 following the red path in the campus map above. You may use the campus map provided above.
The cost of an one-hour-valid ticket is 1,50 Euros and there are some vending machines at each stop.
Attention: The vending machines may not take non-France issued credit/Banking cards. Almost certainly, they will not take a US issued credit/ATM cards.
For detailed bus and tramway schedules please visit TAN.
From the Nantes-Atlantique [airport]
You can get to the city center by the airport shuttle bus (TAN AIR Shuttle) in 20 minutes. The final stop of the shuttle is "Place du Commerce" and there is one bus every 30 minutes. From there you can take the tramway Line #2 in the direction of "Orvault Grand Val" and get off at "Michelet Sciences".
At the main entrance of the Hall 4 you will find a taxi shelter where you can call for a taxi to pick you up.
We propose a list of hotels in Nantes (for students or participants not supported by the organisation):