Workshop on Computational Topology

October 21-25, 2002

INRIA Sophia Antipolis

Travel Information

Driving | By Air | By Train | Ground Transportation

Sophia Antipolis is located near Nice in the southern part of France.

    From the highway, take the "Antibes - Sophia Antipolis" exit to join INRIA. This map could help you to find INRIA.

By Air
    The main European cities have connections to Nice airport.

By Train
    In TGV trains, advance booking is compulsory. You can check the timetables at the following web site :
    The railway station to stop is ANTIBES.

Ground Transportation
    The Resideal Hotel is in Antibes. There are buses from Nice International Airport to Antibes (30/45 minutes) and to INRIA. The hotel is about 500m from the Antibes bus station.
    A taxi will cost approximately 50 euros. You can find below some companies of taxi to help you :
        M. DESFEUX : 06 09 65 96 48 (Biot Taxi)
        Mme RONDWASSER : 06 07 41 82 78
        Mme WINCKLER :
        Taxi Riviera :
    To come to Inria Sophia Antipolis, take the bus just in front of the hotel. There's also another bus stop near the "boulangerie" on the R.N.7, 500m from the Hotel.
    According to the workshop program, you have to take the bus (2VB bus line) at 8.10 am on monday and at 8.45 the other days in Antibes to come to INRIA
    The bus stop is called "INRIA". Have a look at the map (zoom in Sophia-Antipolis) and ask the driver !
    The hotel is at walking distance from the "Vieil Antibes" (the old city) where you can find the Picasso museum and many restaurants and bars.

If you need more informations, don't hesitate to contact me by email :

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