IPAG is located on two distinct geographical sites : the main building "OSUG A" (groups ODYSSEY, EXOPLANETS and SHERPAS, Manuel Forestini conference room) is located at 414 rue de la piscine. The PLANETO and INTERSTELLAR groups and IPAG administration can be found in "OSUG-PhiTEM D" building, 122 rue de la piscine.
Come by train Grenoble train station can be reached directly by TGV (fast train) from Paris (3 hours) and Saint-Exupéry airport (1 hour). Once at the train station, look to your right for the tramway stop “Grenoble Gares”. Buy a tram ticket (1.60 €) and take tram B towards "Gières-Plaine des Sports". Get off at stop "les taillés" and walk to the institute (see map below).
Fly to IPAG Lyon Saint-Exupéry airport is about 100km from Grenoble and is the easiest way to come to IPAG. From the airport, the easiest way to reach Grenoble is to take the shuttle to Grenoble main bus station, close to the train station. There is one shuttle every hour (sometimes more) from 6am to 11pm and it takes about an hour to reach Grenoble downtown. You can purchase tickets directly at the airport or online following this link. From the bus station, go to the tram station “Grenoble gares”. Buy a tram ticket (1.60 €) and take tram B towards "Gières-Plaine des Sports". Get off at stop "les taillés" and walk to the institute (see map below).
Drive to Ipag If you come from Lyon (motorway A48) or from Gap/Sisteron (motorway N175/N185), follow signs to Chambéry, Rocade Sud. If you come from Chambéry (motorway A41), follow the signs Lyon, Valence, Rocade Sud.
To reach IPAG, take exit 2 of “Rocade Sud” (named “Saint Martin d’Hères-péri”), and follow the signs to “Saint Martin d’Hères, Avenue Gabriel Péri”. Follow avenue Gabriel Péri and turn right at the crossing with avenue du Doyen Louis Weil (supermarket Géant Casino on your left). Turn left at the first roundabout, then cross the tram railways (rue de la Piscine). OSUG-PHITEM D building is right after the railways to your right (number 124). Drive for 200m on rue de la piscine to reach OSUG A building (number 414). A car park may be found behind the building.
OSUG A building : +45° 11’ 39.00", +5° 45’ 41.76"
OSUG-PhiTEM D building : +45° 11’ 34.67", +5° 45’ 40.13"
A Grenoble tramway map can be found here :