Venue, Access and Accommodation

Access

By plane and by train

Geneva Airport: the train to Lausanne takes about 45 minutes. There are several connections every hour. Most of them are direct. Timetable details are available on http://www.sbb.ch/en/index.htm (use Geneva Airport as point of departure and Lausanne for arrival).

Zurich Airport: the train to Lausanne takes about 2.5 hours. There are two connections every hour. Some of them require changing in Biel/Bienne. Timetable details are available on http://www.sbb.ch/en/index.htm (use Zurich Airport as point of departure and Lausanne for arrival).

At Lausanne railway station, take the metro m2 (direction Croisettes) to Lausanne-Flon station, then take the metro m1 (direction Renens-CFF) to EPFL station.

By car

Motorway A1a, direction “Lausanne-Sud”, exit “Saint-Sulpice – Ecublens – Université – EPFL”.
At EPFL you can find parking:

  • at the SwissTech
  • under the Rolex Learning Center
  • on Piccard avenue (near the Polydôme)
  • under the Esplanade.

Campus Parking map.

Lunch, map of the restaurants

Accommodation Information

At EPFL Campus:

SwissTech Hotel

Starling Hotel

 For other possibilities:

Lausanne Tourism Information