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Telecom Engineer School - University Jean Monnet
25 rue du Dr. Remy Annino (GPS coordinates 45.452883,4.387245)
is the 14th town in France in size with 180
000 inhabitants in a greater urban district of 540 000 inhabitants. Just 60 km
away, Lyon is within easy reach while Paris is only at 2h40 by TGV. The
Rhône-Alpes area has all the advantages of a great European region thanks to
its economic dynamism and the potential it offers for higher education,
culture and tourism. Rhône-Alpes is, next to the Paris region, the 2nd pole of
French higher education and research. YouTube video "We are happy from Saint-Etienne".
Jean Monnet (member of
the University of Lyon): 18,000 students, 5 higher education institutes, 6 high
urban area is particularly well equipped as far as culture is concerned:
theatres, operas, museums (Museum of Modern Art : 2nd French collection for Modern Art after Pompidou Museum), media activities centre, etc.
designated UNESCO City of Design in 2010. Highlights
in the conurbation's festive and cultural events program include the 9th Biennale Internationale Design Saint-Etienne from the 12th of March
to the 12th of April 2015 (around 200,000
visitors, 760 designers and 100 countries).
See our lab on
Trafic information : www.hyrondelle.net or bison
The main train
station in Saint-Étienne is "Chateaucreux Station".
The closer train station to the Hubert Curien Laboratory is "Carnot station" (but
Chateaucreux is nearly as easy with the new tram).
- From Chateaucreux station to the H. Curien Lab
: Take the tram line number 5 direction "Terrasse" until stop
- From Carnot station to the H. Curien Lab :
Take the tram line number 5 direction "Terrasse" or line number 4
"Hopital Nord" until stop "Chaléassière" (Timetable).
- It is also possible to come by foot
(about 20 min) : take Bergson street (where the tram line is) and after
400m take Barrouin street on your right. Look at the map.
Main Airport: Lyon
St-Exupéry airport (25 km East of Lyon or 70
km of St-Etienne).
Train connection to come to St-Étienne from Lyon St-Exupéry
airport: Take the RhôneExpress Tram (one every 15mns) from the airport to Lyon Part-Dieu
SNCF Train Station, next from there take a train (one every 30 mns) for Saint-Étienne (See TER-SNCF).
See also the map bellow.
1. Near SNCF Châteaucreux station :
- TERMINUS DU FOREZ ***
29-31, av. Denfert Rochereau. 42000 SAINT ETIENNE
Tel: +33 (0)126.96.36.199.47 (78 euros per night)
- IBIS GARE CHATEAUCREUX ***
35 Avenue Denfert Rochereau 42000 ST ETIENNE
Tel: +33 (0)188.8.131.52.90 (71 euros per night)
- KYRIAD **
77 Rue de la Montat 42000 ST ETIENNE
Tel: +33 (0)184.108.40.206.21 (99 euros per night)
- LE NATIONAL *
3 Rue Cugnot 42000 ST ETIENNE
Tel: +33 (0)220.127.116.11.97 (53 euros per night)
- Les Poteaux Carrés ***
33 Avenue Denfert Rochereau 42000 ST ETIENNE
Tel: +33 (0)18.104.22.168.36 (69 euros per night)
11 Boulevard Jules Janin 42000 ST ETIENNE
- Hotel Blanc Discount (also called Hotel Carnot) Near the Workshop place
Tel: +33 (0)22.214.171.124.16 (32 euros per night)
2. Downtown (near the tram line) :
- TENOR **
12 Rue Blanqui 42000 ST ETIENNE
Tel: +33 (0)126.96.36.199.88 (76 euros per night)
- HOTEL LE CHEVAL NOIR **
11, rue François-Gillet 42000 ST ETIENNE
Tel: +33 (0)188.8.131.52.72 (58 euros per night)
- FURANIA **
18, Rue De La Résistance 42000 ST ETIENNE
Tel: +33 (0)184.108.40.206.82
- DE LA TOUR *
1 Rue Mercière - angle place du peuple 42000 ST ETIENNE
Tel: +33 (0)220.127.116.11.48
- MERCURE ****
Rue de Wuppertal - Parc de l'Europe 42000 ST ETIENNE
Tel: +33 (0)18.104.22.168.81 85 euros per night)
- ASTORIA ***
Rue Henri Dechaud - Le Rond-Point 42100 ST ETIENNE
Tel: +33 (0)4.77.25.09.56 (69 euros per night)
- MIDI **
19 Boulevard Pasteur 42100 ST ETIENNE
Tel: +33 (0)22.214.171.124.55 (79 euros per night)