Centre Intégratif de Génomique
UNIL Sorge
Bâtiment Génopode
1015 Lausanne

Direction :
Tel: +41 21 692 3900

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By road

  • Highway direction Lausanne-Sud
  • Exit UNIL – EPFL
  • Follow UNIL-Sorge
    • Drive about 800 m (direction Morges)
    • until you reach a bus stop called 'Champagne'
    • Turn on the right in front of the Telecom tower, just after the bus-stop "Champagne"
  • 20 m further turn again on the right (signpost Livraisons 13)
  • Follow the little road for about 50 m, turn left

You can park your car on the roadside or in the car park next to the building marked 'BEP' or 'Réservé Génopode'
Upon your arrival, please ask for a parking authorization card at the building's central warehouse (first door on the right, East entry), place it behind your windscreen

By public transportation
From Lausanne railway station

  • In front of Lausanne railway station’s main exit, take the Metro M2 going to 'Croisettes', change station 'Lausanne-Flon'
  • take the metro M1 going to 'Renens CFF'. They all leave in the same direction and all go to the campus.
  • Get off at the stop UNIL-Sorge (not UNIL-Chamberonne nor UNIL-Mouline)

From Renens railway station

  • Tramway (M1), direction 'Lausanne Flon'
  • UNIL-Sorge stop
  • From UNIL-Sorge stop, cross the road and walk up on the 'Amphimax' building. You will then see the CIG building 'Le Génopode' in front of you at about 150 m towards the lake.
  • By entering the building via its main entrance you are at level 2.

Coming by plane

There are frequent direct trains from Geneva's and Zurich's airports to Lausanne's main train station. The train ride from Geneva is about 45 minutes, and 2,30 hours from Zurich.

The airport offers connections to the Swiss and European rail network. The SBB/CFF Geneva airport railway station has direct access to the airport Check-in and Arrival levels (a few minute indoor walk from the airport baggage claim area). More information:

Tickets can be purchased at the distributers in the train station (Swiss francs, Euros or credit cards), at the station ticket wickets, at Ticket Shop CFF or – on landing in Geneva – in the baggage claim area (Arrivals level).