Getting there-Directions

From Marseille Airport to Marseille Saint-Charles Train Station

From Marseille airport take the Marseille airport shuttle to Marseille St-Charles. Departures every 20 mins. Journey approx 25 mins. Price 8.50 € single ticket. More information here 

Shuttle from Airport

Shuttle from Marseille Saint-Charles train station 

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From Marseille Saint-Charles train station to CIRM

Train Station map

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You may then choose :

  • a taxi to Luminy campus (for a distance of 11km, the price ranges from 35 to 45€ according to the time)
  • the subway, line 2 (red) Bougainville-Dromel to the station “Rond-Point du Prado” (the subway works from 5:00 to 21:00) ; then, using the same ticket, the bus number 21 to the terminus (every 15 minutes from 5:15 to 21:00 during the week – on Sunday, the last bus leaves at 21:10). The travel lasts about 35 minutes. CIRM is located at 5 to 10 minutes on foot from the station. For more information, click here
  • Night bus (after 21:00): number 521 direct to the terminus “campus universitaire de Luminy”, timetable: 21:19*, 21:54, 22:34*, 23:09*, 0:24 (* except in July and August).


163 avenue de Luminy, Case 916, 13288 Marseille, Cedex 9

At the CIRM

When arriving at the CIRM go to the Main Building-reception. A receptionist will be waiting for you.

On Sunday, reception is opened until 11.00 pm. If you’re arriving later than this the reception office remains open all night long and you will find an envelope with your name and the key to your room.

The 33 twin-bedded and 18 single-bed rooms are located in two buildings: the “Bastide” and the “Annexe”.


The workshop will take place in the Auditorium building. Programs will be available at the entrance of the conference room and can also be found on our webpage

CIRM maps: 

Map of the CIRM

Map of the Campus

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