The 10th International Conference on Tularemia will be held at the World Trade Center Grenoble in Grenoble, France. Grenoble has a long historical background going back over 2,000 years and it is known to be the “Capital of the Alps“. The city is also a significant European scientific center with a concentration of high-tech companies implanted all around it.
We recommend the following two hotels to try to keep attendees together, both are walking distance to the venue and close to the tram.
Maison Barbillon Grenoble, 10 Rue Louis Barbillon, Grenoble SOLD OUT AS OF JULY 4TH
Maison Barbillon Grenoble is 550 meters from the World Trade Center and 300 meters from the Grenoble Train Station. Participants will receive a 12% discount off regular rates, click here for the website or by phone 0033 4 58 00 52 43 or by email to [email protected] by entering/giving the code : ICT2023.
UPDATE AS OF JULY 4TH: The rooms at Maison Barbillon Grenoble are now all reserved as of 4th of July, we have an additional room block in their sister hotel as follows: RockyPop Grenoble website , by phone 0033 4 58 00 82 28 or by email to [email protected] by entering/giving the code : ICT2023 Offer -15% on the public rate. The hotel is a 24 minute walk to the meeting venue or 19 minutes with the tram.
Le Grand Hotel Grenoble, 5 rue de la Republique, Grenoble
We had a room block at the Le Grand Hotel in the City Center, 1,5 km from the World Trade Center, 1,1 km from the Grenoble Train Station. Special rates of 132.30, but they are now SOLD OUT OF TH GROUP RATES, rates now start 186,50 and can be booked here:
You may also get a slightly better deal by by joining the Best Western Rewards Club. See information on the hotel’s website, free to join. Phone number : +33 476512259
The city’s railroad is served by the French high speed rail network, with frequent trains to Lyon (1h), Paris (3h) and Marseille (2h). There are also two main international airports (Lyon Saint Exupéry (1h by direct train) and Geneva (near the city with frequent airport shuttles every 30 minutes) to Grenoble’s train and bus station which is across the street from the meeting venue:
5-7, place Robert Schuman – BP 1521- 38025 GRENOBLE CEDEX 1
In total, more than 200 direct destinations are accessible.
Lyon is the closest & easiest connection to Grenoble with many direct trains and also buses from the Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport. A train station is located at the Lyon airport. Here you can catch the TGV Inoui which is going direct to Grenoble, it takes around 1 hour. Lyon-Saint-Exupéry TGV station is a railway station directly attached to Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport. Here you can catch the TGV inOui which is going direct to Grenoble, it takes around 1 hour starting at 15 Euro. Bookings can be made beginning 135 days in advance of departure with TGV. You will find prices and timetable by clicking here.
With 16 TGV connections per day between Paris and Grenoble, the rail offer from Grenoble is also very attractive. Ideally located in the heart of the city, Grenoble station is perfectly served by the urban bus and tram network.
Shuttle services efficiently connect Grenoble to Geneva and Lyon Saint-Exupéry airports. Departing from the region’s two major international airports.
BlaBlaCar and Flixbus provide shuttles between Grenoble and Lyon Saint-Exupéry airport, 1 hour bus ride from Lyon Saint-Exupery (LYS) International Airport Terminal 1, these buses should be booked in advance, there are buses leaving from the airport beginning at 6:30, costs range from 13.99 – 17.00 Euro.
- By train: Geneva in 2h, Paris in 3h,
- By plane: Grenoble (30min), Lyon (1h) and Geneva (1h30) airports
- A soft transport network (5 TRAM lines, 300 kilometers of cycle paths through the Grenoble area)