Travel Information

The CNRS campus of Gif-sur-Yvette is located at about 30km south-west from Paris, and is accessible from Paris, by the RER B, "Gif-sur-Yvette" station

Main directions:

  • From Roissy airport :
    Take RER B towards Saint-Rémy-lès-Chevreuse. One train every 15 minutes. Get out at "Gif-sur-Yvette" station.
  • From Orly airport :
    Go to Antony station via Orlyval train, then take RER B towards Saint-Rémy-lès-Chevreuse, until "Gif-sur-Yvette" station.
  • From Paris-Gare de Lyon :
    Take RER A to Saint-Germain-en-Laye. Change at Châtelet and take RER B towards Saint-Rémy-lès-Chevreuse until "Gif-sur-Yvette" station.

It takes 10-15 minutes to walk from the "Gif-sur-Yvette" station to the CNRS campus.


Metro-RER-Bus Transport information:

Please visit this link; you may find intersting options and prices with the Navigo week-pass.


    CNRS - Délégation Ile-de-France Sud
    Avenue de la Terrasse
    91190 Gif-sur-Yvette

On the following map all the important places (SSNET site, RER station, hotels, pedestrian directions) are indicated:


Have also a look on this pdf file to see more details about the Gif Campus.