Getting Here

The Frontiers in Optics 2017 event will take place at the FEMTO-ST headquarters new building at Temis in Besançon, 15B Avenue des Montboucons. FEMTO-ST is a joint research unite associated with CNRS (French National Centre for Scientific Research) and the University Bourgogne-Franche-Comté.

FEMTO-ST Institute
15B Avenue des Montboucons
25030 Besançon cedex

Our building is located near the main university campus of Besançon and can be find on google map at the following address:

Find us on Google Map

It is readily accessible by several bus lines or taxi from Besancon city center.  The bus lines 11 (yellow) and 3 (blue) at the TEMIS bus stop (in front of our building) are direct to the city center and the Viotte city center train station. To get more information please refer to the bus network Ginko website or download the full bus map of the city here Single ticket is sold 1.40 € and can be buy directly in the bus. For other tickets, See all the prices here. If you do not like travel by bus, you may also take a cab calling +333 81 88 80 80.

The FEMTO-ST institute is located at the corner of avenue des Montoucons and the rue Gérard Mansion.  A parking is available on the rear of the building. The public entrance is done on the avenue side. To access from the parking it's needed  to  walk around the building using the street pavement. 

We are looking forward to seeing you in Besançon.

Feel free to contact us for any travel information

The organizers: John Dudley, Maxime Jacquot and Cyril Billet