TRAVEL & HOTELS
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The lighting, Materials & Design conference will take place in France, in the barge “La Lousiane Belle” in Paris.
The barge is located in the cruises river la Seine :
Port de la Rapée, 75012 Paris
ARRIVAL BY PLANE
The closest airport is Paris-Orly, located 17,1 km of the barge la Lousiane Belle. The journey from the airport to the location of the event takes 36 minutes by taxi. You can also take the station line T7 and RER C with 14 minutes’ walk, and will get the metro T7 at Villejuif-Louis Aragon to la Fraternelle 1 minutes’ walk and you can take the RER C Rungis la Fraternelle to Paris Auster you must walk 13 minutes and arrive to Port de la Rapée.
Note: You arrive in Paris entering from the metro runs every 30 minutes.
ARRIVAL BY CAR
Paris can be reached from the airport with motorways A106 and A6B.
Coming from the North motorway A106 in direction of Paray-Vieille-Poste. Please take A106 in direction to Quai de Bercy and take the exit in direction of Paris centre/porte de Bercy and exit Bd Périphérique. Please take and continue Quai de Bercy and in direction of Port de la Rapée.
ARRIVAL BY TRAIN
Paris Gare de Lyon is located place Louis-Armand 75571 Paris. There is a good connection, 12 minutes’ walks from Port de la Rapée. The SNCF website give further information on your travel options by train.
ARRIVAL BY TAXI
Take the taxi directly to the airport.
No parking near to port de la Rapée, we recommend taking a taxi.