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Travelling to Tours

By air:

Tours Val de Loire Airport:
Paris Orly and Charles De Gaulle Airports:
By train:
Tours has two TGV (high speed train) stations: Tours and Saint-Pierre-des-Corps. Several small shuttle train connect the latter with Tours centre, in five minutes, throughout the day.
Train timetables
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By car:
Via the A10, A85 or A28 motorways.
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Congress place : VINCI International Convention Centre

The VINCI International Convention Centre is situated directly opposite Tours TGV station, the transfer time takes only a few minutes on foot.
From Saint-Pierre-des-Corps station, the VINCI can also be reached by taking the number 06 bus at the “Saint Pierre Gare” stop in the direction “Hôpital Trousseau”. Journey time is approximately 20 minutes. Passengers should descend at the “Gare Vinci” stop. (a 1 minute walk from the Vinci).
By taxi :
Telephone reservation: 0033 (0) 2 47 20 30 40.


► Special rate rooms are available for congress attendees at two hotels close to Tours station and to the Vinci International Convention Centre:

- Hôtel Mercure Tours Centre Gare Tel: 0033(0) 2 47 60 40 60
- Best Western L'Artist Hotel Tel: 0033 (0)2 47 66 01 48

The reservation code is MABDELIVERY*
*Discounted rate 90 euros TTC /person/night (including breakfast).
Other hotels are available on the official Tours tourist office website.

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