Access To Maison de la Simulation

 

 

1.Contacts

Maison de la Simulation USR 3441

Bâtiment 565 - Digiteo

CEA Saclay

91191 Gif-sur-Yvette cedex

e-mail:

 

photo du bâtiment

2.You arrive by car

The GPS coordinates of the entrance of La Maison de la Simulation are:

  • 48.727304,2.156849

The CEA at Saclay is located about 25 km southwest of Paris.

Click on label "A" - Digiteo building where Maison de la Simulation is hosted.

 

 

From roundabout "Christ de Saclay" to Maison de la Simulation:

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3.You arrive by train in Paris

  • Take the metro up to “Châtelet les Halles”. Take the RER B direction Saint Rémy les Chevreuse / Orsay. Note that, if you take the bus 91-06 (see below), you can also take the RER B direction Massy-Palaiseau.

  • Follow the instructions at§4.1.

4.You arrive by plane at Orly or Roissy (Charles de Gaulle) airport

  • If you arrive at Roissy (Charles de Gaulle) airport, take the RER B direction Saint Rémy les Chevreuse / Orsay (1 hour 15). Then follow the instructions at §5.1.

  • If you arrive at Orly airport, take the Orlyval, stop at Antony and take the RER B at Antony direction Saint Rémy les Chevreuse / Orsay (30 mn). Then follow the instructions at §5.1.

Note that, if you take the bus 91-06 (see below), you can also take the RER B direction Massy-Palaiseau.

5.From the RER B station to the entrance of La Maison de la Simulation

5.1.RER B station

You can stop at two RER B stations depending on the bus you take:

  • Le Guichet: there you can take either the CEA bus, the bus 9 or the bus 10 (see §5.2)

  • Massy-Palaiseau: there you can take the bus 91-06 (see §5.3)

My advice is:

 

  • before 9:45: take the CEA bus at Le Guichet

  • after 9:45: you can take either bus 91-06 from Massy-Palaiseau or bus 9 from Le Guichet

5.2.Taking the bus at Le Guichet (RER B station)

How to take the bus at Le Guichet is shown in Illustration 1. There you can take two bus:

  • CEA bus: it is written “RER Le Guichet CEA Saclay” in front of the bus. The bus is free of charge. Get off at the second stop, “Poste de garde 306”. Time table is given in Illustration 2

  • bus 9: take the ticket in the bus (direction Jouy-en-Josas, or Val d'Avian, HEC). Get off at “Rond-Point du CEA / N306”

  • time table of bus 9 at Le Guichet (Gare du Guichet, Orsay)

  • If there is no roadwork, the CEA bus takes 5 mn, while the regular bus 9 takes 30-40 mn.

  • bus 10 : take the ticket in the bus (direction Lycée Franco-Allemand). Get off at “Rond-Point du CEA / N306

  • time table of bus 10 :http://www.caps.fr/fileadmin/user_upload/documents/horaires/hiver/Mobicaps-Ligne_10.pdf
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Illustration 1: taking the bus at Le Guichet

 

 


Illustration 2: Time table for the CEA bus from Le Guichet to “Poste de garde 306”

 

 

5.3.Taking the bus 91-06 at Massy-Palaiseau

 

 

5.4.From the bus stop “Porte 306” to “La Maison de la Simulation”

You walk on the path indicated in Illustration 3 up to the entrance of the Digiteo building.

 


Illustration 3: Walking from the bus stop “Porte 306” to "La Maison de la Simulation"

 

 

6.Bus to come back to Le Guichet / Massy-Palaiseau

 

 


Illustration4: Time table of CEA bus from La Maison de la Simulation (Porte 306) to Le Guichet


7. Bus to come from Gif-Sur-Yvette

Bus number 10 (map here http://www.caps.fr/se-deplacer/transports-en-commun/plan-de-reseau-interactif.html)

The right bus station are "Quinconces" or "Croix de Fer".

 

winter sheduler http://www.caps.fr/fileadmin/user_upload/documents/horaires/hiver/Mobicaps-Ligne_10.pdf

summer scheduler http://www.caps.fr/fileadmin/user_upload/documents/horaires/Mobicaps-Ligne_10.pdf