How to get to UNESCO?

UNESCO Headquarters
7, place de Fontenoy
75352 Paris
Tel: +33 (0)1 45 68 10 00
Subway stations: Ségur or Ecole Militaire or Cambronne
UNESCO Annexe Building (Site for AST-8)
1, rue Miollis
75015 Paris

* From Roissy/Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG)
CDG is 23 kilometres north east of Paris.
The easiest and least expensive way to go from CDG to the meeting place/hotels in Paris downtown is by RER trains. 

From the Airport Terminals, get on the shuttle bus to the RER/TGV station, then take the RER B train to St Michel. Trains leave every 15 minutes from 5.30am to 11.30pm (see RER map). Travel time is 45 minutes to St Michel. Then take the RER C to Invalides or the subway to your hotel or to UNESCO.

Alternatively, you could take a taxi that will cost about 40-50 Euros or reserve a limousine that costs about 120-150 Euros. 

* From Orly Airport
Orly Airport is 14 kilometres south of Paris

You can either take :
- the Air France Bus (Tel. 01 41 56 89 00). It leaves every 15 minutes from 6am to 11pm and stops at Montparnasse Station. Travel time is about 25 minutes. Then, take the subway or RER to your hotel or to UNESCO.

Or take:
- the OrlyVal and the RER
From the airport, take the OrlyVal (from 6am to 11pm) to Antony RER Station. Then take the RER and subway to your hotel or to UNESCO. (9,50 Euros from Orly to Paris).

Or take a taxi, that will cost about 30-40 Euros


Visa information

According to your citizenship, the duration and purpose of your stay in France, a visa may be required before departure. By consulting the following website, you will obtain some useful information to get a visa.

You can also contact the French Consulate in your country.

Please contact Candyce Clark if you need an official invitation letter to the workshop in order to obtain a visa to France.


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