Coming by airplane: Paris CDG, with direct TGV connection to Lille.
Bruxelles National Airport with train connexion to Lille. Charleroi-Bruxelles South Airport with direct bus connexion to Lille.
By train to Lille: see the railways webpage; possibility to buy tickets online.
Direct trains from London, Marseille, Strasbourg etc. Easy train connections from Amsterdam, Köln, Genève.
The hotel of this workshop is: Hotel ADAGIO ACCESS Lille Vauban
Metro: From the railwaystation Lille-Flandres, take Line 1 until station "République Beaux Arts", then walk (10 min) to the hotel, see on the map. Tickets: vending machines. Same ticket is valid if you change metro to bus or conversely.
Bus: From the railwaystation Lille-Flandres, or TGV-Eurostar de Lille-Europe (3 min. from Lille-Flandres), take one of the following two lines
(see on the map):
Line 12A (direction Haubourdin), until stop "Solferino" near the crossing bd Vauban with rue Solferino; the hotel is at 3 min walk.
Line C2 (direction Porte de Postes), until stop "Sacré-Coeur" near the crossing rue Nationale with rue Solferino; the hotel is at 3 min walk.
The University Campus is on Metro Line 1, stop: "Cité Scientifique". From the hotel: take a bus at "Sacré-Coeur" (opposite to the church), get off at the railwaystation Flandres and change for the metro toward "4 Cantons". The same ticket is still valid for one hour in total.
Else, walk to Metro station "Republic Beaux Arts" and take the metro in the direction "4 Cantons".
Lunches at "Restaurant Sully" on the campus (R1 on the map of the campus).