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Attractive discounts, up to -15%, on a wide range of public fares on all AIR FRANCE, KLM and their code-shared flights worldwide.Event: ESC Congress 2019 together with World Congress of Cardiology ID Code: 35113AF Travel Valid Period: 24/08/2019 to 11/09/2019Event location: PARIS Please visit the Air France KLM Global Meetings and Events website to help you book your flight.
Paris Expo Porte de Versailles
1 place de la Porte de Versailles
The Congress venue is in the heart of the capital with all of Paris nearby.
The extensive public transport network makes getting around easy and convenient.
Thanks to our Paris city partners, we are glad to announce that free shuttles will run from the 2 main airports (Orly and Charles-De-Gaulle) and the Congress venue.
By taxi (depending on the traffic): 25 minutes
By public transport: 35 minutes
By taxi (depending on the traffic): 35 minutes
The nearest metro station to the Congress venue is "Porte de Versailles" (Metro line 12 direction "Mairie d'Issy") - You can also stop at station "Ballard" on line 8
The Metro (indicated by a large letter ‘M’) is the cheapest, easiest and fastest way to get around Paris.
Metros start running every day at around 6:00 and stop at around 00:45 (from Sunday to Thursday) or at 1:45 (on Friday and Saturday).
At peak hours, metros run every 2 minutes.
Access the Metro map online
The RER train network consists of 5 lines that serve Paris and the Paris region (Ile-de-France).
RER trains start running at approximately 6:00 am and stop running at around 00:45 every day – including public holidays.
Map of RER
Paris has 4 tramway lines serving the perimeter of the city: T1, T2, T3, T4.Tram tickets are the same as those used on the metro and the RER in Paris.
The nearest station to the Congress venue is "Porte de Versailles – Parc des Expositions" - (Tramway lines T2 or T3A)
The nearest stop is the station "Porte de Versailles - Parc des Expositions" on line 80. You can also stop at station "Desnouettes" on line 39.
For an idea of your journey time, allow around 5 minutes per stop, sometimes more if the traffic is busy.Buses operate from Monday to Saturday from around 7:00 until 20:30. Some lines operate in the evening between 20:30 and 00:30, in particular, those departing from stations or which serve major metro/RER interchanges.
Bus map in PDF format
Taxis can be taken from everywhere in Paris and around Paris. We would like to insist on the importance of taking official licensed taxis. Also please take into consideration that you can be held up in a lot of traffic.At Paris Expo Porte de Versailles, taxis will be located Porte A.
All details and guidelines about taxis and chauffeur-driven vehicles in Paris
Public transport tickets can be purchased in advance through the online individual registration page or onsite at the congress venue at the Transport tickets sale desks, located in the Registration Hall (Zone 7), from Friday 30 August 2019 onwards.
A set of 10 t+ tickets (10 journeys) at a cost of €14,90 allows you to travel using the metro, the RER in zone 1, the Île-de-France region’s bus lines (except Orlybus and Roissybus), the tramways, and the Montmartre funicular.
Once validated, the t+ ticket allows you to make as many transfers as you want on the metro and RER networks for 2 hours (after the first validation), and for 90 minutes on the bus and tram networks (between the first and last validation).
The following transfers are possible:
To calculate your itinerary, get information about timetables or the traffic, please visit: https://www.ratp.fr/en
Note: If you have a problem with your ticket, please just present yourself to any station where an agent will take care of the exchange.
Companies/Groups can pre-order transport tickets in advance (minimum order 10 sets of 10 t+ tickets) by sending their request to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Free shuttle buses to and from the airports offered by our Paris city partners
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