How to reach UPMC - Campus Jussieu?

By Metro

  • Map of the metro network
  • RATP - Public transportation official Website

Get off at either "Jussieu" (line 7 or line 10). These stations are just in front of the main entrance of the UPMC - Campus Jussieu.

You can buy tickets at the Metro stations, RER stations, certain RATP commercial agencies, automatic dispensers at Roissybus stops, RATP desks in Orly or CDG airports.

Ticket prices (same ticket for metro, bus and tram):
1 ticket T+ : € 1.90
Single-use ticket purchased onboard buses : € 2.00
Book of 10 T+ tickets (standard fare) : € 14.50

Note:
One ticket allows you to travel on the metro and includes all connections as long as you do not leave the metro network.
For most bus and tram routes in Paris and Ile-de-France, one ticket is valid for a single journey without connections regardless of length. On some routes (Balabus, Noctambus, Orlybus, Roissybus, 221, 297, 299, 350 and 351) fares depend on journey length.

By bus

Bus numbers 67 or 89 (Jussieu) stops in front of the main entrance.

From airports

The journey from Paris airports to the UPMC takes a minimum of 45 minutes (if you are coming from Orly airport) and 90 minutes (if you are coming from Roissy-Charles de Gaulle airport)

Orly Airport (South and West Terminal)
Phone: +33 1 49 75 15 15

Cars Air France
Fare (information only): € 12.00 one-way / € 20.00 return (Orly - Etoile - Invalides - Gare Montparnasse ) - Journey time : approx. 35 min
Next you can either walk about 15 minutes or take the metro (line number 6 direction Charles de Gaulle - Etoile) to get from Montparnasse-Bienvenue station to Jussieu station.

Orlyval shuttle train: You must buy a special ticket to travel between Paris and Orly via Antony which is valid throughout the metro and RER networks. Fare (information only): € 12,05 (ORLYVAL).
From the Antony RER station, take RER line B in the direction of Gare du Nord or Aéroport Charles de Gaulle and get off at Denfert-Rochereau station. Next take the metro (line 6 direction Nation) as far as the Place d'Italie station. Finally take the metro (line 7 direction La Courneuve) as far as the Jussieu station.

Orlybus: You must also buy a special ticket to travel by bus between Paris (Terminus at Denfert-Rochereau) and Orly - Fare (information only): € 7,20 - Journey time: 20 to 30 min
From Denfert-Rochereau take the metro (line 6 direction Nation) as far as the Place d'Italie station. Finally take the metro (line 7 direction La Courneuve) as far as the Jussieu station.

By taxi: If you prefer to travel by taxi, Paris taxis will cost you roughly € 40 per journey. 

Orlyrail shuttle will also take you to the RER C (Aéroport d’Orly station)

Finally, the Jetbus will take you to the Villejuif-Aragon metro station, the terminus of line 7.

Roissy-Charles-de-Gaulle  Airport (CDG1, CDG2 and CDG3 Terminal)
Phone: +33 1 48 62 22 80

Different routes are possible from Roissy - Charles de Gaulle Airport:

Cars Air France
Fare (information only): € 17.00 one-way / € 29.00 return (CdG - Porte Maillot - Etoile ) - Journey time : approx. 45 min
Fare (information only): € 17.00 one-way / € 29.00 return (CdG - Gare de Lyon - Gare Montparnasse) - Journey time : approx. 50 min

Roissybus: This bus goes from the airport to rue Scribe, near Place de l’Opéra.
Tickets are on sale at line terminuses, in the airports and Roissybus buses. Fare (information only): € 10.00 - Journey time: 45 to 60 minutes.

By taxi: If you prefer to travel by taxi, Paris taxis will cost you roughly € 70 per journey.

By train, from Paris' main SNCF stations

SNCF website

Paris has several SNCF (railway) stations. Below are the routes which take you to Jussieu from the main stations.

Montparnasse station:
You can take the metro (line number 10 direction Gare d'Austerlitz) from Vaneau station to Jussieu station.

Saint Lazare station:
Take the metro (line number 14 direction Olympiades) from Saint-Lazare station to Châtelet station. Next take the line 7 to Jussieu.

Gare de Lyon station:
Walk around 10 minutes to Austerlitz Station and Take the metro (line number 10 direction Boulogne) to Jussieu stop.

Austerlitz station:
Take the metro (line number 10 direction Boulogne) to Jussieu stop.

Gare de l’Est station:
Take the metro (line number 7) direction Villejuif or Mairie d'Ivry and take off at Jussieu Station.

Gare du Nord station:
Walk to Gare de l'Est station less than 5 minutes) and take the metro (line number 7) direction Villejuif or Mairie d'Ivry and take off at Jussieu Station.