The Institute of Genetics and Development of Rennes (IGDR) is located on the Western side of the city, on the Villejean Campus of the University of Rennes 1. It is easy to reach the institute from either the airport or the train station using public transportation.

From the Rennes train station (Gare), take the metro in the direction of J.F. Kennedy and exit at Villejean Université.

From Rennes Airport (Aéroport de Rennes), take Bus 57 (Bruz - St. Jacques de la Lande - Rennes) and stop at “Rennes - République.” From République, take the metro in the direction of J.F. Kennedy and stop at Villejean Université.

From the Villejean Université metro station, please follow the map to Building 4 on the Villejean Campus. The lab is located in Room 15 on the ground floor.

If you are coming by car, please use the address below - this will bring you to a barrier at the end of the Avenue du Professeur Léon Bernard. Please call us in advance so that we can open the barrier for you when you arrive.

Our address is:
Laboratory of Genome Duplication and Maintenance
Institute of Genetics and Development of Rennes, CNRS UMR 6290
2 avenue du Professeur Léon Bernard
35043 Rennes France
Phone: +33 2 23 23 62 26