CRIL is located on two different sites: at the faculty of sciences of the University of Artois and at the IUT of Lens.

Main Address (at the faculty of sciences)

UFR des sciences Jean Perrin
Rue Jean Souvraz SP 18
62307 Lens Cedex

GPS Indications:

  • Latitude: 50.435362 N
  • Longitude: 2.823822 E

Adress at IUT of Lens

IUT de Lens
Rue de l’Université SP 16
62307 Lens Cedex

GPS Indications:

  • Latitude: 50.438429 N
  • Longitude: 2.807350 E

Reaching CRIL by train

How can you reach CRIL by train?

Lens is 1 hour TGV-train away from Paris: take the TGV at the Gare du Nord in Paris. Some Trains are non-stop to Lens, the other ones require to change trains at Arras.

From Lille: take the TER-Train at the Lille Flandres station.

Both sites are within walking distance from the station (about 15 min). You can also take TADAO bus : line 13 which stops at the IUT of Lens and bulle 3 at faculty of sciences.

Reaching CRIL by car

Take the A1 highway from Lille (about 30 min) or from Paris (about 2h15). Switch to A21, exit at Lens (number 13: Lens centre).