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By Plane
Clermont-Ferrand/Auvergne  International Airport (CFE)  , also called Aulnat Airport
Information: +33.(0)
6 flights daily to Paris, with to Air France (Regional)  (4 to Orly, 3 to Roissy CDG)

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From Clermont-Auvergne Airport to the Conference
Infortunately (...) , the local buses do not stop at the airport terminal, but a 10 minutes walk away. exit the airport, cross the car parks to the main road. turn left and walk for about 300m. Just before the overpass is a bus stop on the right. This bus stop is known locally as "Gargarine".
Public transportation line 20. The street-car stop which correspond to the site of the Conference  is "Musée d'Art Roger Quilliot".
Cost: €1.40 one way for a route of one hour and 10 minutes, €4 for 24 hours, pay the driver.

The airport of Aulnat is situated in 6 km east of Clermont-Ferrand. The access time to Clermont is from 10 to 15 minutes in taxi (in period of normal traffic jam)
Cost: €20 average price of a running with traffic normal.

EUROTAXIS CLERMONTOIS TEL:+33(0)4.73.600.600  
TAXI 63 TEL:+33(0)4.73.315.315  
TAXI CO TEL:+33(0)

By Train
8 direct daily connections to Paris, in 3 to 3 and a half hours.
Daily direct services to Lyon, Dijon, Marseille, Tours, ...

Train schedule and booking:
information: (+33 /0) 836 35 35 35

From the Railway Station to the Conference

Line B allows to go from the railway station to the "Republique Avenue", the bustop for the Conference center is  "Stade Michelin" (near the Rugby Stadium).
(see Public Transportation)

Taxis : in front of the Railway Station

Public Ground Transportation in Clermont-Ferrand
  • Public transportation
They are two main lines in Clermont-Ferrand: line A and B.
Line A is a streetcar line, Line B is a bus.
Cost: €1.40 one way for a one hour and 10 minutes drive, €4 for 24 hours, pay the driver.
(Note that when upon registration you will be given a free "5 days Congressist Pass" )

- Line A (tramway street-car) allows to go along the "Republique Avenue". The street car stop which correspond to the symposium site is "Gravière".

click here for a map of Line A

Line B allows to go from the railway station to the "Republique Avenue", the avenue where the
symposium site is "Stade Michelin".

click here for a map of Line B

You can download the complete maps, plans and schedules on Clermont-Ferrand's transport Company (T2C) website

Conference Location

Diocesain Conference Center

133 Avenue République

F-63051 Clermont-Ferrand

see location on map

Tel : +33(04).

Diocesain Conference Center

Diocesain Conference Center

Writing: B Moulia
Creation date: 15 January 2008
Update: 05 March 2012