TAT 2019: Travel & Accommodation

The TAT 2019 - International Congress on Targeted Anticancer Therapies will take place in Paris. 


No exclusive housing agency has been appointed for TAT 2019.


Palais des Congrès is centrally located and easily accessible from Charles de Gaulle Airport and railway station by underground, bus and RER.

Arriving by Plane

From Charles de Gaulle Airport (Roissy)

  • The RER line B links Roissy Charles de Gaulle Airport to Paris Gare du Nord. This is the quickest way to reach central Paris (about 40 min). Departure every 10 – 15 minutes from 05:00 to 24:00
  • By air France or ADP shuttle bus – take line 2 (buses go directly to Porte Maillot / Palais des Congrès or to “Opera” in the city center). Departure every 15 minutes from 05:45 to 23:00. Approximate travel time: 1 hour. Cost: approx. € 15

From Orly Airport

  • A high-speed shuttle train (Orlyval) runs every 4 – 7 min (6 am – 11 pm) to RER B station Antony. Getting to central Paris takes about 35 min. Or use the les Cars Air France.
  • By les Cars Air France – take Line 1 to get to the station “Invalides” or “Montparnasse”. Departure every 30 minutes from 06:00 to 23:00. Approximate travel time: 40 minutes to 1 hour. Cost: approx. € 11.50
  • By Taxi: Approximate travel time to central Paris is 40 minutes to 1 hour, depending on traffic. Cost: approx. € 50 / € 60

Arriving by Metro

The metro is probably the best way to travel within the city. It operates from 05:30 to 01:00. You should keep your ticket until you leave the metro as you may need it at some exit doors and in case of controls.

Line 1 of the metro (La Défense-Château de Vincennes) crosses the city from east to west and provides direct access to the Palais des Congrès “Porte Maillot” station.

Arriving by Bus

Although slower than the metro at certain hours of the day depending on traffic density, bus services are frequent during the day and more irregular after 20:00 on some lines. Lines to “Porte Maillot”: 82 (Luxembourg-Neuilly), 73 (Concorde-La Défense), and PC 1, 2 and 3 (beltway line)

Arriving by Car

To reach “Porte Maillot”, you need to drive on the inner/outer ring road and you should exit on “Boulevard Périphérique Ouest” (west beltway). Direct access to the underground parking of the Palais des Congrès via Porte Maillot. Open 24 hours a day.

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Arriving by Train

Line C of the RER Commuter train provides direct access to “Porte Maillot” station. Single tickets are € 1.50.