Location and Directions
Our lab is located on the campus of Institut Pasteur at: 25, Rue du Dr. Roux, 75015 Paris, France
Within the Institut Pasteur campus
We are located on the ground floor of the Laveran Building (local map). To visit us, please register at the welcome desk ("Acceuil") at 25 rue du Docteur Roux with a piece of identification (passport or national ID card required). You will receive a temporary badge, and a member of the lab will meet you.
Reaching the Institut Pasteur campus by Metro, bus, or car
By Metro : Pasteur (lines 6 and 12). From the metro station, just walk uphill one block, and turn right into Rue du Dr. Roux. The Pasteur Institute campus will come up after 300 meters. Go to the welcome desk on your left.
By Bus : Bus 95: direction Porte de Vanves, stop is Institut Pasteur Buses 39 and 70 (stops Volontaires-Vaugirard or Sèvres-Lecourbe) require a 10 minute walk to Pasteur.
By Car: If you visit during the day, we may be able to reserve parking for you; please let us know. Otherwise, Rue du Dr Roux is one-way and has metered street parking. Nearby parking garages: Sogeparc France, 81 r Falguière, 75015 Paris, Tel : 01 43 35 27 69 Parkings, 50 av Maine, 75015 Paris, Tel : 01 43 21 50 30
Reaching Pasteur by airplane or by train
25 rue du Dr. Roux (our lab)
28 rue du Dr. Roux
Where to sleep
The following three hotels offer Pasteur visitors a reduced rate. To receive the negotiated rate, you must give the reference Tarif Institut Pasteur at the time of the booking.
LE MEDITEL 108 euros for single room, breakfast included
NOVOTEL PARIS VAUGIRARD 117 euros for single room, 13 euros for breakfast
HOTEL BLUE MARINE MONTPARNASSE 115 euros for single room, 13 euros for breakfast
More hotel suggestions...
If you plan to stay for at least one week, apartment rentals can be a great way to stay. There are numerous websites for apartment rentals. We've listed a few below.
Locaflat Somewhat expensive rentals, but click on "Free Classifieds" on the bottom for a fairty busy free classifieds section
FUSAC (free magazine containing classified ads and advertisements for the English-speaking community) click on small ads, then housing offers
Places where you can apply for a studio or a room, either for temporary or long-term stays.
For official long-term visitors or new employees of Institut Pasteur, there is the http://www.pasteur.fr/ip/easysite/go/03b-000028-00g/teaching/residence-internationale-de-l-institut-pasteur -- conveniently located around the corner of IP. Please check with our assistant (contact info on the ["People"]] page) for details
Long-term apartment rental at Cité Universitaire http://www.ciup.fr/
Post-doc resesarchers or visiting scientists may also apply for an appartment at the Villa Louis Pasteur, located near the Quartier Latin in Paris, for durations between one week and several months http://www.villa-louis-pasteur.org/tarifs.uk.html
Living in Paris/Administrative procedures
- UNDER CONSTRUCTION
- Health Insurance
French Income tax (and other taxes)http://www.impots.gouv.fr/portal/dgi/public/documentation.impot?pageId=docu_international&espId=-1&sfid=440&choix=SGP#pays
- Caisse d'Allocations Familiales (CAF): Allocation logement, Allocations familiales
Loca-Pass help for renting a flat in Paris http://www.astria.com/loca-pass/index.php