Vrennes1_GB

Information for the participants

 

Rennes City:

Virtual City Tour – Rennes

Rennes City website

Rennes City Tourist Office


Venue at Rennes….

by car :

Driving times: 3h30 from Paris, 1h20 from Nantes and Nantes airport

by train :

Rennes is 2h10 far from Paris, Montparnasse Railway Station TGV (20 trains/day) ; direct trains to Rennes from Marseille, Lille, Lyon…

by plane :

Regulars flights to Rennes Saint-Jacques Airport and Nantes Airport from main cities in France and U.K. (by AirFrance, Flybe or CityJet)


Public transportation in Rennes…

by metro :

Every 2 to 4 minutes (from 5h15 to 0h45 Monday to Saturday; starting at 7h30 on Sunday and holidays).

> more information here

by bus :

> more information here


Venue at Ensai from Rennes…

Ensai is located 10km south Rennes, on the Ker-Lann campus. A shuttle will be available in front of the IBIS Hotel (30m from exit “Sortie Sud” of the Railway Station) to bring participants to the conference every morning. The same shuttle will be available from Ensai to IBIS hotel at the end of the conference sessions. On November 22 in the morning the departure time for the shuttle for Ensai will be 10h10.

by bus

The bus 57 and the Ker Lann Express start from the center of Rennes (the stop “Republique”) and pass near Ensai (the stop “Etangs”). The trip takes about 20 minutes. The timetable is available here www.star.fr.

by local train

The trains towards Rennes-Messac/Guipry or Rennes-Redon stop at Bruz “Ker Lann” in the Ker-Lann campus after about 8 minutes trip. The timetable is available here www.ter-sncf.com or here www.voyages-sncf.com. Ensai is 10 minutes walking from the campus train stop (campus map here).


Accommodation

A list of hotels close to the Railway Station and Rennes City Center (mid-range budget):

Hôtel IBIS

15 rue de Châtillon, Esplanade Fulgence Bienvenue, Rennes. Tél : (+33)223 36 01 36

Hôtel Le Bretagne

7 bis place de la Gare, Rennes. Tel : (+33)299 31 48 48

site web : http://www.hotel-le-bretagne.fr

Angélina Hôtel

1 Quai Lamennais, Rennes. Tél. (+33)299 79 29 66

site web :http://www.angelina-hotel.com

Hôtel Nemours

5 Rue de Nemours, Rennes. Tél. (+33)299 78 26 26

site web :http://www.hotelnemours.com/

Hôtel Anne de Bretagne

12 Rue Tronjolly, Rennes. Tél. (+33)299 31 49 49

site web :http://www.hotel-rennes.com/

Hôtel le Victoria

35 avenue de Janvier, Rennes. Tel : (+33)299316911

Hôtel All Seasons/Ibis Styles

15 Place de la Gare, Rennes. Tél. (+33)299 67 31 12

> Autres hôtels : Office du tourisme de Rennes