If you are a long-time guest, the university has a help service: administrative procedures, housing, schooling children, language classes, etc.
The public transport timetables can be found there: transilien.com, transport-idf.com, ratp.fr.
From Gare du Nord
Take the Transilien line H (suburb trains) heading to Ermont-Eaubonne, Luzarches, Persan-Beaumont, or Valmondois. On the departure platform, make sure to check that the train stops at Epinay-Villetaneuse. In the Epinay-Villetaneuse train station, use the "Villetaneuse" exit, and take the bus 156 heading to the Université Paris 13 (exit at the last stop). Next, follow the instructions on the Campus map.
Using métro line 13
Take the métro 13 heading to Saint-Denis Université and exit at station Saint-Denis Porte de Paris. From there, take the Tramway line 8 to Villetaneuse Université (exit at the last stop). Next, follow the instructions on the campus map.
From the Bobigny campus
Take the tramway line 1 heading to Asnière Gennevilliers Les Courtilles and exit at Gare de St-Denis. From there, take the Tramway line 8 to Villetaneuse Université (exit at the last stop). Consultez-vous ensuite au plan du campus.
From porte de la Chapelle or from the beltway ("périphérique"), join the A1 Highway heading to Lille, use the exit #3 then follow "Villetaneuse Université" (look at this map, where the number of lights is indicated.)
LIPN is located in buildings A and B of the Institut Galilée (labeled 5 in the map below). LIPN offices can be found over tree floors of these buildings (be careful, ground level is floor 0). The main entrance to LIPN is on floor 2 of building B. If you are lost, you can phone to our secretary (01 49 40 35 90 or 01 49 40 35 66 ; from a campus phone, you just need to dial the last 4 digits).
Getting to LIPN from the line 156 bus stop
When you exit the bus, follow the black line shown on the map below. Once inside the Institut Galilée (labeled 5) use the stairs at the end of the hall (pointed circle) and use the footbridge. At the end of it, turn right and go down one floor (pointed circle). Go on following the black line: you will pass our seminar room (B107) before seing stairs. The coffee room is on floor 2 (corridor A2xx).
Getting to LIPN from the end stop of tramway 8
When you exit the tramway, follow the black line shown on the map below. Walk along avenue Jean-Baptiste Clément for a short time, and then turn left to enter the university. Take the spiral staircaise on the right along the way (pointed circle) to go up the walkway. Go on following the black line. Turn right and go through building C. Cross another walkway to go in building A. The coffe room in on floor 2 (corridor A2xx) and the seminar room on floor 1 (B107).