How to find us
picto map SPPIN

Martin Oheim, Director

Saints-Pères Paris Institute for the Neurosciences (SPPIN – CNRS UMR 8003)
Université Paris Descartes
45 rue des Saints-Pères
75270 Paris cedex 06

Tel: +33 1 70 64 99 14
Fax: +33 1 42 86 38 20

Look for the café Les Deux Magots and walk in that direction along the Boulevard saint Germain. After approx. 200 meters/yards turn right into the rue de Saints-Pères (see Map 1). The university is the big Building at your right hand side, right after the Church on the corner.

From Gare du Nord :
Take the metro line 4 in the direction Porte d’Orléans. Get off at the station Saint-Germain-des-Prés and take the right exit. See the following map for directions from the metro station.

From Gare de l’Est :
Take the metro line 4 in the direction Porte d’Orléans. Get off at the station Saint-Germain-des-Prés and take the right exit. See the following map for directions from the metro station.

From Gare Montparnasse :
Take the metro line 4 in the direction Porte de Clignancourt. Get off at the station Saint-Germain-des-Prés and take the right exit. See the following map for directions from the metro station.

From all other train stations :
Use the metro map to find the train that connects to line 4. Go to the station Saint-Germain-des-Prés and take the right exit. See the following map for directions from the metro station.

From Charles de Gaulle Airport :
Buy a RER ticket and take line B into Paris. Get off at the St. Michel station and transfer to the metro, line 4 in the direction Mairie de Montrouge, using your RER ticket. After two stops get off, at the Saint-Germain-des-Prés station, and take the right exit. See below for directions from the metro station.

From Orly Airport :
Get an Orlyval ticket, valid also for the RER and Metro, and take the Orlyval shuttle train to Antony. Transfer to the RER train into Paris and get off at the Station St. Michel. Here take metro line 4 in the direction Porte de Orléans. After two stops get off, at the Saint-Germain-des-Prés station, and take the right exit. See below for directions from the metro station.

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