Venue Join us at CRITIS 2016 in Paris !

UIC Headquarters

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

Travel to Paris

By plane (

  • 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

How to get to UIC

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