Venue

Carbon 2025 will be in Saint-Malo (France), at Grand large (Palais des Congrès)

 

Access to Grand Large:

The entrance for participants is located at 1 quai Duguay Trouin – 35400 Saint Malo, France.

 

Train: From Paris Montparnasse railway station (town center):
 Direct TGV train to Saint Malo in 2h15 or via Rennes with a connection to Saint  Malo (around 2h30 trip)
To book your ticket online.
Direct TGV trains to Rennes with connection to St Malo (45 à 60 min) trip from : Lille (3h30), Roissy (2h30), Massy (1h35), Strasbourg (4h50), Lyon (4h), Marseille (6h). 

 

Plane: Landing at Roissy Charles De Gaulle (CDG) airport, you may either:
Take a TGV train to Rennes and then a connection to Saint-Malo (around 3,5-hour trip – 3 direct  trains per day).
Take an Air France bus shuttle to Montparnasse railway station and then take a TGV to Saint-Malo Rent a car in the airport for a 4.5-hour trip by motorways A11/A13 (through Rennes) or A13/A84  (through Caen)
Landing at Orly airport, you may either:
Take an Air France bus shuttle to Montparnasse railway station and then take a TGV to Saint Malo (either direct or via Rennes)
Rent a car at the airport for a 4.5-hour trip by motorways A11/A13 (via Rennes) or A13/A84 (via Caen)
Landing at Rennes –Saint Jacques Airport, you may either:
Take a bus or a taxi to Rennes railway station. Then take a direct train to Saint-Malo. Rent a car or take a taxi.(*) Saint-Malo is 75 km away, less than 1-hour trip.  

 

Car: From Paris: 3.5 hours by motorways :
– A11/A13 (through Rennes)
– A13/A84 (through Caen)
From Rennes:1 hour by motorway
From Nantes: 2 hours by motorway 

 

Boat: From Portsmouth (UK):
Direct and daily cruises with Brittany Ferries

Passport and Visa

All foreign nationals entering and staying in France must be in possession of a valid entry and stay visa, unless you are exempt from this requirement.

Upon request, the conference organizers could provide an official letter of invitation in order to facilitate your visa application. This invitation letter does not imply any commitment from the Organizing Committee to provide any kind of financial contribution.

The request should be made by e-mail and must include:

  • First name (as shown in passport)
  • Last name (as shown in passport)
  • Passport number
  • Country of citizenship
  • Affiliation (supported by a document certifying it)