By plane:

Bordeaux-Merignac airport has regular air links with 32 cities including 15 daily flights to Paris-Orly and 6 daily flights to Paris Roissy-CDG.

List of flights from/to Bordeaux

By train:

Bordeaux Saint-Jean train station is easily reachable from Paris, Toulouse, Biarritz, Lille and Strasbourg thanks to the high-speed train network.

Train timetable

ATTENTION !!!  The French train company SNCF is planning to go strike, which may affect your travel to/from the conference.

See the scheduled strike days here.

You may also find the following links useful to help you plan your journey and check if your train may be affected by the strike:


By car:

▪ A10 from Paris and the East and North of France via Orleans and  Tours
▪ A62 from the Mediterranean via Toulouse and Montauban
▪ A63 from Spain via Bayonne et Dax
▪ A89 from the Southeast and East via Lyon, Clermont Ferrand and Perigueux


All delegates will receive a free pass for public transportation together with the abstract booklet and their conference badge. The ticket will allow them to take any tram and bus of the TBM transport company during the days of the congress, 7-10 June. This includes the bus #1 to the airport, but NOT the “shuttle” to the airport.