Address and access

How to get to the Institut Pasteur

Institut Pasteur
25,28 rue du Docteur Roux
75724 Paris CEDEX 15 - FRANCE
Tel.: +33 (0)1 45 68 80 00
Fax: +33 (0)1 43 06 98 35

Please note - all the addresses and details mentioned on this page are given for information only.  This information is subject to change.

By Metro or Bus:

By Metro: Get off at either Volontaires (line 12) or Pasteur (lines 6 and 12) station. These stations are just a 5 minute walk from the Institut Pasteur.

Map of the metro network: http://www.ratp.fr/

By Bus: Bus number 95 (Institut Pasteur stop, direction Porte de Vanves) stops in front of the Institute’s entrance.
Bus numbers 39 and 70 (Volontaires-Vaugirard or Sèvres-Lecourbe stops) stop slightly further away (5 to 10 minute walk) and not far from Pasteur metro station.

Map of bus routes: http://www.ratp.fr/


Note:
One ticket allows you to travel on the metro and includes all connections as long as you do not leave the metro network.
For most bus and tram routes in Paris and Ile-de-France, one ticket is valid for a single journey without connections regardless of length. On some routes (Balabus, Noctambus, Orlybus, Roissybus, 221, 297, 299, 350 and 351) fares depend on journey length.

By car:

Rue du Docteur Roux is a one way street and you pay for parking spaces. Paying public car parks are available at the following addresses:

Sogeparc France
81 r Falguière
75015 Paris
Tel.: +33 (0)1 43 35 27 69

Car park
50 av Maine
75015 Paris
Direct access to Montparnasse station and TGV
Tel.: +33 (0)1 43 21 50 30

From Paris airports:

The journey from Paris airports to the Institut Pasteur takes from 45 minutes (if you are coming from Orly airport) to 90 minutes (if you are coming from Roissy-Charles de Gaulle airport)

Official Paris airports site

Orly airport
Tel.: +33 (0)1 49 75 15 15

Different routes are possible from Orly airport:

By Orlyval, you must buy a special ticket to travel between Paris and Orly via Antony which is valid throughout the metro and RER networks. At the Antony RER station, take RER line B to Denfert-Rochereau station. Then take line 6  to Pasteur station.

By Orlybus, you must also buy a special ticket to travel by bus between Paris (Terminus at Denfert-Rochereau) and Orly. From Denfert-Rochereau take the metro (line 6 direction Charles de Gaulle - Etoile) to Pasteur station.

You can take the Air France bus to Paris-Montparnasse. You can either walk about 15 minutes or take the metro (line number 6 direction Charles de Gaulle - Etoile) to get from Montparnasse-Bienvenue station to Pasteur station.

An Orlyrail shuttle will also take you to the RER C (Aéroport d’Orly station)

Finally, the Jetbus will take you to the Villejuif-Aragon metro station,  terminus of line 7.

Roissy - Charles de Gaulle airport
Tel.: +33 (0)1 48 62 22 80

Different routes are possible from Roissy – Charles de Gaulle airport:

Cars Air France (01 41 56 89 00) :
CdG - Porte Maillot - Arc de Triomphe
CdG - Gare de Lyon - Gare Montparnasse

Metro/RER: Go to the RER station at the airport accessible from terminals 1 or 2, or use the free Aéroports de Paris shuttles if your flight lands at the other terminals. Take the RER B to Denfert-Rochereau. Then take line 6 to Pasteur station.

By Roissybus
This bus goes from the airport to rue Scribe, near place de l’Opéra.
Tickets are on sale at line terminus, in the airports and on board  buses.

By train, from Paris' main SNCF stations:

Paris has several SNCF (railway) stations. Below are the routes by metro between the Institut Pasteur and the main stations.

Montparnasse station

This is the closest station to the Institut Pasteur. You can either walk about 15 minutes or take line 6 to Pasteur station.

Metro map

Saint Lazare station

Take line 12  to Pasteur station (about 20 minutes).

Metro map

’Gare de Lyon’ station

Take line 14  to Bercy station. Change to line 6 to Pasteur station. Journey time is roughly 35 minutes.

Metro map

Austerlitz station

Take line 5 to Place d’Italie. Change to line 6 to Pasteur station. Journey time is roughly 30 minutes.

Metro map

’Gare de l’Est’ station

Take line 4 to Raspail station. Then change to line 6 to Pasteur station. Journey time is roughly 35 minutes.

Metro map

’Gare du Nord’ station

Take the RER B  to Denfert-Rochereau. Change and take line 6 to Pasteur station. Journey time is roughly 35 minutes.

Metro map

TOURIST INFORMATION

The Paris Tourist Information Office is available at the following link:
http://www.paris-touristoffice.com/

You will also find information at the Paris City Hall (mairie) site:
http://www.paris.fr/

For a weather report, please consult:
http://www.meteo.fr/