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SFM 2023

4-6 October 2023 - Le Couvent des Jacobins, Rennes, France

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Access to the congress venue

Conference venue

Centre des Congrès de Rennes Métropole
Le Couvent des Jacobins

20 place Sainte-Anne
35000 Rennes - France
Tel: +33 2 99 45 90 50

Access to the Congress Center: Access map

How to reach the ‘Couvent des Jacobins - Rennes Convention Center’

  Public transport in Rennes

Public transport network of the Rennes agglomeration: www.star.fr

From the train station by subway: take the subway at ‘Gares’ station, line A, direction ‘J.F. Kennedy” and get off at ‘Saint-Anne’ station.

From the airport of Rennes-Saint-Jacques by bus: take Bus line 57 at the stop ‘Saint-Jacques-de-la-Lande - Aire Libre/Aéroport’, direction ‘République’ (Rennes center), get off at the stop ‘La Criée’.
Then at your choice:
- take Bus line C1 at the stop ‘La Criée’ direction ‘Champs Blancs’ (Cesson-Sévigné) and get off at the stop‘Sainte-Anne’.
- walk to the metro station ‘République’, line A, direction ‘J.F. Kennedy’ and get off at ‘Sainte-Anne’ station.

  By car

The ‘Couvent des Jacobins, Centre des Congrès’ is located in the city center of Rennes: Access map

GPS coordinates: 48.1150608, -1.6814819


Car park

The ‘Couvent des Jacobins’ does not have a private car park lot.
Several car park lots are located nearby: Parking Hoche - Parking des Lices - Parking Chézy-Dinan.

For more information: www.c-park.fr - www.google.com/maps/place/

How to reach to Rennes

  By car

Rennes in Brittany is at:

Traffic and works information: circulation.rennesmetropole.fr - www.bison-fute.gouv.fr/rennes

Your itinerary: Michelin - GoogleMap

  By train

The Rennes train station is located south of the city center.

Thanks to the LGV (High Speed Line), Rennes station is only 1h25 from Paris from the Gare Montparnasse. With 41 connections between Rennes and Paris every day, a train every half hour or so, one out of two of which is non-stop.

For destinations in the South, Rennes is connected to Lyon in 4 hours 20 minutes and to Marseille in 7 hours. In the North, Lille is 4 hours away.

For more information: www.sncf-connect.com - www.ter.sncf.com

  By plane

Rennes-Saint-Jacques International Airport
The airport is located about eight kilometers southwest of the city (20 minutes from downtown by bus number 57 or by cab) and is served by regular and seasonal airlines. Low cost airlines offer national and international destinations.

For more information: Tel: +33 2 99 29 60 00 - www.rennes.aeroport.fr/en

Air France: Tel: +33 892 702 654 from abroad - wwws.airfrance.fr/en

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Paris Airports: www.parisaeroport.fr/en