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How to visit us

The LBFA is located on the University Grenoble Alpes campus at Saint Martin d'Hères, in the building  "Bâtiment B, UFR de Biologie".

How to come to the LBFA

By car
By train
By bus/tram
By air

By car

Taking the motorway to Grenoble from Chambéry (A41), Lyon (A48) or Valence (A49): drive onto the "Rocade Sud" (Ring road South) and take exit 1 "Domaine Universitaire" (see map below)




By train

From the SNCF Grenoble or Gières university train stations, take the Tramway line B, direction "Gières-Plaine des sports".
Get off at the stop "Bibliothèque universitaire". Then follow the footpath indicated on the map below.


By bus and tram

  • Tram B - Direction "Gières / Plaine des sports". Get off at ""Bibliothèques universitaires" stop.
  • Tram C - Direction "Saint-Martin-d'Hères Condillac Universités"
  • Tram D - Direction "Les Taillées Universités"
  • Bus services C5, 11, 69: "Bibliothèques Universitaires" (University Libraries) stop

More information on the TAG website.

By air

Travelling from Lyon Saint-Exupéry Airport

There is a shuttle service running from the airport to Grenoble Train station. Services run daily, every hour from 6am to 11pm.
The journey takes around 1 hour. Then join the campus by tram.
For more information on the shuttle service, visit the Ouibus website

Travelling from Geneva airport

A shuttle service is running daily from the airport to Grenoble (every hour from 6am to 11pm).
Get off at the Grenoble Bus Station “gare routière". From there take the Tram B to university.
For more information, visit the Aerocar Navette Genève Aéroport website.

Travelling from Grenoble Isère Airport

A Transisère département-level network service runs from Grenoble Isère Airport to Grenoble (get off at the bus station "Gare routière").
The journey takes around 40 minutes. Then continue your journey to the university by tram.
Fore more information on the shuttle service, visit the Transisère website.


Pr. Uwe Schlattner (uwe[dot]schlattner[at]univ-grenoble-alpes[dot]fr)
Phone number: +33 (0)4 76 51 46 71

Ruben Silvestri (lbfa-contact[at]univ-grenoble-alpes[dot]fr)
Phone number: +33 (0)4 76 51 42 18


Geographic Address

LBFA U1055
Bâtiment B Biologie
2280 Rue de la piscine
38400 Saint Martin d'Heres


Submitted on April 2, 2019

Updated on October 18, 2023