Venue and accommodation

Rouen is situated about 120 Km from Paris in the Seine Valley, at 60 Km from Atlantic Sea. Frequent daily trains connect Rouen to Paris (Gare Lazare).   Highway  A13 deserves Rouen and Shuttle services connect the town to Airports  Charles De Gaulle (Roissy) and Orly. More  information  on  connections to Rouen  is given below. Some touristic information and Hotel Information may be obtained at the tourist office

INSA Rouen Normandy offers rooms in its student residences for participants, at the (indicative) rate of  30 euros per night. These rooms have a private bathroom and a kitchenette

Some typical distances from the center of Rouen :

Airport CDG133 Km
Airport  Orly150 Km
Paris (Notre Dame Cathedral)132 Km
Paris (Eiffel Tower129 Km
Beauvais (Low Cost Airport)82 Km
Dieppe58 Km
Giverny (Monet’s gardens)50 Km
Honfleur72 Km
Etretat85 Km
Le Havre86 Km
Deauville94 Km
Caen129 Km
Mont Saint Michel236 Km
Brussels343 Km

Joining Rouen by train: From the Gare Saint-Lazare, twenty trains daily in each direction connecting Paris and Rouen in about 1h15. TGV lines connect daily Rouen to Lyon and Marseille

Joining Rouen by car: Rouen is connected to Paris by the highway A13 (130km), for a driving time a little over an hour. The city is linked to the Normandy and Brittany by the same highway. North side, Rouen is connected to England via the A28 and the Channel Tunnel motorway. Consult the website of the Normandy motorway.

Joining Rouen by boat: Dieppe offers a connection to Newhaven, while Le Havre offers connections to Newhaven and Portsmouth. This last one is also connected to Caen. All these cities are connected to Rouen by highway and railway. Consult the websites of the companies: Transmanche Ferries , Brittany FerriesLD Lines. 

Joining Rouen by Shuttle from Paris airports: Shuttle services connect Rouen to the most important Paris airports. Consult the websites of the companies Routair,Périer,  Transnormandie, Les taxis blancs, Taxi Tour Evasion, Paris Shuttle, Albion Voyages, Navette Paris Aeroport, …

Joining Rouen by the local airport: Rouen Airport is associated with Lyon airport,which offers many connections. Website:

Joining Rouen by the Beauvais airport: The airport of Beauvais is specialized inlow-cost flights and offers connections to many european cities. Shuttle transport from Beauvais to Rouen is available. Airport Website:

Other regional airports near Rouen are  Deauville and Caen