Address and access
Site principal : 47 avenue de la Forêt-Noire
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How to get to Sciences Po Strasbourg
By train, arriving at the TGV station in Strasbourg
From the train station platform, follow the signs indicating ‘Tram A / D’. Go down the stairs to take the tram, direction ‘Centre-Ville / Illkirch’. Take a ticket at the machine; it’ll be valid for the whole journey to the Institute. Take a tram in the direction of ‘Illkirch’ (A) or ‘Etoile Polygone’ (D). Get out at the second stop: ‘Homme de Fer’. Change to the C (yellow) line tram in the direction of ‘Esplanade’. Get out at the ‘Observatoire’ stop. Walk to the junction and turn left (into Boulevard Leblois, towards ‘Offenburg’). Carry on for about 200 m. Cross over at the junction and turn left into Avenue de la Forêt-Noire. Sciences Po is just after the church, in the Saint-Georges building.
Total journey time (tram and on foot) is about 25 minutes.
You can book a taxi in Strasbourg with a number of taxi firms, such as Taxi 13: Tel. 03 88 36 13 13. Or you can find one at the taxi rank on the Place de la Gare.
By plane, arriving at Strasbourg-Entzheim airport
You can book a taxi in Strasbourg with a number of taxi firms, such as Taxi 13: Tel. 03 88 36 13 13. Or you can find one at the taxi rank in front of the airport.
By car, arriving by the motorway
If you are coming from the NORTH (A4 from Paris, Nancy, Calais, Saarbrücken)
Take the ‘Strasbourg - Avenue des Vosges – Robertsau’ exit. When you come to Place de Haguenau, go over the roundabout and take the Avenue des Vosges (direction Offenburg). Follow the road for about 2 km. Sciences Po will be on your left, at 47 avenue de la Forêt-Noire.
If you are coming from the SOUTH (A35 from Mulhouse, Lyon, Basel)
Take the ‘Porte de Schirmeck - Place de l'Etoile – Offenburg’ exit. Stay on the motorway for a further 500 m and take the ‘Place de l'Etoile’ exit. At the traffic lights, turn left towards the city centre (‘Centre Ville’). You’ll see the Cathedral in front of you. Turn right after the bridge, towards ‘Esplanade, Robertsau’ (quai du Général Koenig, then Quai des Alpes). Carry on alongside the canal, then turn left into Rue de Kehl. Then turn right into Rue Tarade, and carry straight on into Avenue de la Forêt-Noire. Sciences Po is 200 m further on, on the right.
If you are coming from the EAST (Pont de l'Europe, Germany, Kehl)
After the Pont de l'Europe, carry on for about 1 km into Strasbourg. Then, at the junction, follow the signs to ‘Robertsau, Palais de l'Europe’. Follow this road for about 500 m, then turn left onto the bridge. After the bridge, carry straight on. You will be on the Avenue de la Forêt-Noire. Sciences Po is at n° 47, 200 m further on, on your right.