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Lyon can be accessed directly through the international airport of Saint Exupery ( which provides a shuttle every 20 minutes to access the center of Lyon ( The shuttle arrives in La Part Dieu which is the heart of the transportation network of the city near the conference site.

saint exupery airport


TGV (Very high speed train) connect the main french cities and their international airports. Lyon is 2 hours from Paris and 1 hour from Marseille and their International airports. No reservation is needed to take the TGV and tickets can be easily bought by credit cards from machines inside the station few minutes before the TGV departure or by Internet ( or by your travel agency. There is a TGV every 30 to 60 minutes from Paris between 6AM to 10PM . The site of the conference is very close to the TGV station of La Part Dieu and can be reached in 5 minutes by foot or by bus.

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