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Getting to Brest

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Getting to Brest

Getting from the airport to Brest city centre 

The airport shuttle operates in correspondence with line A of the tramway at « Porte de Guipavas ». Journey time: 10 minutes.

This service is supplied from 12 to 24 times per day. Outside the hours of tram operating hours, the shuttle goes from the railway station.

Schedules and frequencies

This service is available 7/7 all the year (except May 1st).

Consult shuttle timetable from March 1st to July 7th 2019. (no english version !)


The price of a ticket is €1.60. This allows you to travel for one hour on any Bibus route (shuttle, tramway, bus).

Tickets can be bought on board from the driver or on Bibus website (

From « Porte Guipavas », the participants can take Tram A with the same ticket and get off at « Liberté » nearby Le Quartz.


Taxi 806 (+33 2 98 806 806 – take credit card. It is better to book the transfer in advance.

Rates from Airport to city centre :

7h – 19h : 25€

From 19h and Sundays: 30€ – 35€


Posters need to be:

  • Portrait orientation
  • A0 size (841 cm x 1189 cm = 33.11″ x 46.81″)
  • Posters will be up for the duration of the conference

Invitation letters

if you require a letter to apply for a visa, please email IMBeR and include you full name and address, and passport number. 


Voltage is 220-240 volts

France uses electrical plug E. You may need an adapter.