16th IAPR International Conference on
Discrete Geometry for Computer Imagery

6-8 April 2011 Nancy, France


By Air

The closest major international airports to Nancy, offering regular flights to destinations all over the world, are situated in Luxembourg) (116 km), Frankfurt (285 km) and Paris-Charles de Gaulle (350 km). The TGV fast train offers a regular high speed service from Paris-Charles de Gaulle airport to the Nancy-Lorraine station (journey time approx. 1hr 10mn).

The Metz-Nancy- Lorraine regional airport (40 km north of Nancy on the A31 motorway) also offers regular flights to several cities in France and Europe (see. http://www.metz-nancy-lorraine.aeroport.fr). A frequent shuttle bus runs to and from Nancy (timetables on the Airport website).

By Road

The major North-South and East-West roadways cross the Lorraine region and provide connections to all other European countries. The A4-E50 motorway connects Paris to Nancy, Strasbourg, Stuttgart, Berlin and Vienna. The A31-E25 motorway, which crosses Europe from North to South, allows a direct connection from Brussels and Luxembourg to Barcelona or Milan, via Nancy, Lyon and Marseilles. The N4 4-lane expressway links Paris to Strasbourg via Nancy.

Public transportation

The building of the LORIA is located at the south of Nancy, between the communes of Vandoeuvre and Villers-lès-Nancy. This localisation makes it very accessible, by the road and by public transport (T1 tramway line).
Details: www.reseau-stan.com ,   Tramway map: [pdf file]