How to reach Inria Lyon centre ?

Changed on 01/12/2021

Find below all the details of the locations and practical information to get to the centre.

Our addresses in Villeurbanne

  • Inria Lyon centre

Bâtiment CEI-2, Campus La Doua Villeurbanne  - 56, Boulevard Niels Bohr - CS 52132 - 69603 Villeurbanne

Research-teams: Agora, Beagle, Dracula, Privatics*

  • INSA - CITI Laboratory

INSA Lyon Bâtiment Claude Chappe - 6, avenue des Arts - 69621 Villeurbanne Cedex

Research-teams : Chroma*,  Maracas, Socrate
  • Laboratory of biometry and evolutionary biology (LBBE)

Université Claude Bernard - Lyon 1 - Bâtiment 741 (Grégoire Mendel) 1er étage - 16, rue Raphaël Dubois - 69622 Villeurbanne Cedex

* The Chroma and Privatics teams are bilocated in Lyon and Grenoble

How to reach Villeurbanne ?

  • By subway/tramway:

► From  Lyon Part Dieu station

Tramway line T1 (direction IUT-Feyssine - stop "IUT Feyssine" (for Inria centre) or "La Doua - Gaston Berger" (for other research teams)

► From  Lyon Perrache station:

Subway line A, (direction Laurent Bonnevay - stop "Charpennes"). Then tramway line T1, (direction IUT-Feyssine - stop « IUT Feyssine (for Inria centre) or "La Doua - Gaston Berger" (for other teams)

Find the maps, itineraries and fares on the TCL website.

  • By car: 

► From the Rocade Est : exit at "Croix Luizet" - follow "La Doua" then  "Domaine Scientifique de la Doua". 

► From the Boulevard Laurent Bonnevay : exit  at "Porte de Croix Luizet" then follow « Campus de la Doua ».

Parking in front of the CEI 2 building.

  • Vélo'v bikes

Near to the tramway stations "Gaston Berger" et "IUT Feyssine".

  • By plane : 

The nearest airport is Lyon-Saint-Exupéry. The Rhonexpress shuttle then takes you to Gare Lyon Part Dieu.

Our addresses in Gerland

  • Unit of Pure and Applied Mathematics (UMPA)

ENS de Lyon - Site Jacques Monod - 46 Allée d'Italie - 69364 Lyon

Research-team: Numed

  • IXXI (Institut Rhône-Alpin des Systèmes Complexes)

ENS de Lyon - Site Jacques Monod - 46 Allée d'Italie - 69007 Lyon

Research-team: Dante

  • The RDP institute

GN1 Building - 2ndfloor - ENS de Lyon - Site Jacques Monod - 46 Allée d'Italie - 69007 Lyon

Research-team: Mosaïc

How to reach Gerland ?

  • By subway / tramway:

► From Part-Dieu station :

Subway ligne B , direction Gare d'Oullins (stop "Debourg").

► From  Perrache station :

Tram T1  ou bus C22,  stop  "Debourg" for the Descartes site,  stop "ENS Lyon" the Jacques Monod site. 

Find the maps, itineraries and fares on the TCL website

  • By car:

► From the East :South ring road exit "Gerland" 

►  From the A6 :exit "Pont Pasteur" 

Find out how to get to the ENS Lyon on the ENS website

  • Vélo'v bikes: 

On Descartes Square (Descartes Site) and on School Square (J. Monod Site)

  • By plane: 

From Saint-Exupéry International Airport, Rhône Express shuttle to the Part-Dieu train station.