CRITIS 2016 will take place at the International Union of Railways (UIC) Headquarters, in the very heart of Paris, between the banks of the Seine and Champs de Mars, only a foot away from the Eiffel Tower.
Address: 16 rue Jean Rey, F-75015 Paris, France
Get directions: map
By plane (http://www.aeroportsdeparis.fr/en)
- Roissy - Charles de Gaule Airport (CDG)
- Orly Airport (ORY)
By train: international arrivals at Gare du Nord and Gare de Lyon
- Thalys trains arriving from Brussels, Amsterdam and Cologne
- Eurostar trains arriving from London
- Lyria trains arriving from Geneva, Lausanne, Zürich, Basel and Bern
Metro: Line 6 (Stop: Bir Hakeim)
RER: Line C (Stop: Champ de Mars-Tour Eiffel)
Bus routes: 42, 69, 82, 87
Taxi: One taxi station next door
Coming from Roissy - Charles De Gaulle Airport
You need to take the RER B suburb train in the direction of Saint-Rémy-lès-Chevreuse or Robinson to Denfert Rochereau, and change to Metro line 6 (direct change) in the direction of Charles de Gaulle Etoile and get off at Bir Hakeim. Plan your itinerary.
You can also take ’LE-BUS DIRECT’ which leaves from Terminal 2F and can take you to Champs de Mars-Tour Eiffel, just in front of UIC.
Coming from Orly Airport
Take the RER C suburb train in the direction of Pontoise or Versailles Château or Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines or Versailles Chantiers. Gett of at Champs de Mars-Tour Eiffel.
You can also take the Orlyval (dedicated shuttle from Orly Airport) to Antony. At Antony station, take the RER B in the direction of Aéroport Charles de Gaulle or Mitry-Claye, to Denfert Rochereau, then change to Metro line 6 (direct change) and continue in the direction of Charles de Gaulle Etoile until Bir Hakeim (where you get off).
Photo credit: UIC / P. Fraysseix