Congress Information

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Transport: How to reach the venue / city centre

Address of the Congress venue: Cité des congrès de Nantes,5 Rue de Valmy,44000 Nantes, France

Located in the city centre, opposite the TGV train station (south exit) and just 20 min away from the airport, La Cité is very easy to reach:

From the airport

Airport/city centre shuttle – « Lieu Unique (few minutes from the congress centre)» stop, departure every 30 minutes. A ticket costs € 9,00

Tickets can be bought online, in the bus with the driver, at the airport shuttle vending machine, in the Relay Shop in hall 2 at the airport.

Do not forget to validate your ticket when entering the bus!!!

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By public transport

Tramway – line 1 – “Duchesse Anne – Château des Ducs de Bretagne” station, just one stop from the TGV train station (north exit). 

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Bus – line 4 – “Cité Internationale des Congrès” stop (Foche Cathédrale – Porte de Vertou).  

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Self-service Bicloo bikes and Marguerite cars – stations in front of La Cité. 

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By taxi

There is a Taxi rank pick-up and drop -off point at the entrance adjacent to the Auditorium. There are taxi ranks throughout the city. An average journey from the city centre will cost around €10,00. The average price from the airport to the city centre is about € 30.00


A 420-space multi-storey car park at La Cité plus 2,000 spaces in nearby carparks.

For exhibitors: temporary drop-off area with direct access to La Cité’s exhibition spaces. 

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