Pratical information


Location: Cité des Congrès de Nantes


5 rue de Valmy
44000 Nantes, France

Tél : +33 (0)2 51 88 20 00


Opening time:

Wednesday June 17: 08:30 am to 06:30 pm

Thursday, June 18:   08:30 am to 05:00 pm


To help you, a hotel reservation service is at your disposal within the framework of the 3 events which will be held in parallel on June 17 and 18:

Exhibition SVTM, 47e Congress A3TS and 2e Vacuum Congress.

Access: Located in the city centre, opposite the TGV train station (south exit) and just 20 min away from the airport, La Cité is very easy to reach:

  • Tramway
    line 1 – « Duchesse Anne – Château des Ducs de Bretagne » station, just one stop from the TGV train station (north exit)
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  • Airport/city centre shuttle
    "Lieu Unique" stop, departure every 20 minutes.
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  • Busway
    line 4 – « Cité Internationale des Congrès » stop.
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  • Self-service Bicloo bikes and Marguerite cars
    stations in front of La Cité.
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  • Parking
    A 420-space multi-storey car park at La Cité plus 2,000 spaces in nearby carparks. For exhibitors: temporary drop-off area with direct access to La Cité’s exhibition spaces.
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