FROM PARIS TO CAEN:
Taking a train from Gare Saint-Lazare in Paris is the cheapest mean to reach Caen.
For information on trains, you may consult the website SNCF. You will find a Metro-map on the website of the
To reach Caen by plane, see the website of the
You can also ride a horse to Caen. For information, there is no webpage.
STAYING IN CAEN:
Click here and get information about
You may choose yourself your own hotel here:
Sleeping, dining and touring once in Caen
You may wish to look into the three (2 or 3 stars) hotels : Hôtel du Château,
Hôtel de l'Univers,
Hôtel des Quatrans,
because of the following points:
– They are reasonably rated.
– They are downtown.
– You can easily walk to a tramway station that brings you to the Campus 2.
LOCATION OF THE MEETING:
The meeting will take place at the Sciences 3-building on Campus 2 of
the Université de Caen. The registration desk will be opened
on Wednesday June, the 1st, at 9:15am, room S3-247.
To come from the railway station or from the town centre,
you may take
the tramway (line A, direction Caen Campus 2).
The trips take about 25 minutes (resp. 20 minutes). Your stop is the terminal
station (Campus 2) and the Sciences 3 building is right by that station.
You can buy tickets (coins or credit card) directly from the
automatons (but not from the driver!). Automatons are available at every tram stop.
Walking from the railway station to Campus #2 should take you about one hour (knowing the way!).
You will find here
a general location map of the different campuses,
a map of the tram lines, and here
a map of Campus 2.
Here is a link towards
the University of Caen, and here is a link towards
Laboratoire de Mathématiques Nicolas Oresme.