Practical Information:




Ecole Normale Supérieure, 45 rue d'Ulm, 75005 Paris, France. MAP, MAP Satellite image

How to reach Ecole Normale Supérieure:

From the airports:


Airport Charles de Gaulle:


By train: take the RER B in direction "Massy Palaisau" or "Saint-Remy-Les-Chevreuses" to "Luxembourg". A ticket is 10€ one way, the journey takes around 30 minutes.

By taxi: travel time between 45-120 minutes. Fares start at 50€ when prebooked, can however according to travel time become significantly higher.

Airport Orly:

By train: take the Orlyval to "Antony", then the RER B to "Luxembourg". The ticket for the first is 9€ (despite the only 6 min ride), the ticket from "Antony" to "Luxembourg" is around 3-4€.

By bus: take the Orlybus to "Denfert-Rocherau" (price 7.70€ one way, travel time 25-25 min). From "Denfert-Roucherau" take the RER B to Luxembourg (price 1.70€).

By taxi: between 30-90 minutes, prices start from 40€.

By Train:


Gare du Nord/l'Est:

Take the RER B to "Luxembourg". A ticket costs 1.70€.

Gare du Lyon:

take the RER A to "Gare du Nord", then the RER B to "Luxembourg" (price 1.70€).

Gare Montparnasse:

take the Metro 6 to "Place d'Italie", then metro 7 to "Censier Daubenton" (price 1.70€). Alternatively take the metro 6 to "Denfert-Rocherau", then the RER B to "Luxembourg". For this you will however need two separate tickets, one for the metro, one for the RER B. You can also walk, the distance is 2 km.

By metro (Stop at Censier Daubenton)


By bus:

(Lines 21 or 27: stop at Feuillantines).

Hotels nearby:


We strongly recommend to book a room very soon.
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