Visiting the EUROCONTROL Experimental Centre (EEC)

EUROCONTROL Experimental Centre
Centre de Bois des Bordes, BP 15
F-91222 Brétigny-sur-Orge, France
Tel: +33 (0)1 69 88 75 00
Fax: +33 (0)1 69 88 75 05
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Find your way

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Coming by car

The EUROCONTROL Experimental Centre (EEC) is located about 35 kilometres south of Paris, near the town of Brétigny-sur-Orge. If you are coming by car, you can download the relevant maps and directions provided below.

The GPS co-ordinates of the EEC are:
  • Latitude: 48°36'02" North
  • Longitude: 2°20'47" East
Road maps
  Jpg Around Paris
  Jpg Around the EEC
  Jpg From Paris (périphérique sud)
  Jpg From the west (on the N104, which is known as the "Francillienne")
  Jpg From the south (on the A6 from Lyon)
  Jpg From Orly airport

Coming by train and bus/taxi

If you are coming by public transport, the nearest train station is the RER C line station at Brétigny-sur-Orge. The RER C line passes through central Paris.

To travel between the RER station and the EEC you can take a bus (number 1805), which stops right outside the entrance to the EEC, or a taxi.

If you plan on taking the bus, the bus timetable is available below on the Véolia Transport web site.

If you plan on taking a taxi, print out the map that is available below for your driver.
Rail maps
  Jpg Simplified map
  Acrobat Complete map (On the Transilien/SNCF web site.)
  Jpg From Charles de Gaulle airport or central Paris
  Jpg Near the EEC Print out this map for your taxi driver.
  HTML Bus timetable (On the Véolia Transport web site.)

The relevant timetable is for Bus Number 1805 - Brétigny Gare Place - Hotel de Ville (Bondoufle). This is a circular route, starting and ending at Brétigny-sur-Orge RER station.

The top row shows the times that the buses leave the RER station, the "Eurocontrol" row (the 9th row) shows the times the buses arrive at/depart from the EEC, and the last row shows the times the buses arrive at the RER station.

Note that, in the morning, not all buses stop at the EEC and not all buses that arrive at the EEC take passengers back to the RER station.

  HTML Train timetables (On the Transilien/SNCF web site.)

Find a hotel

Citadines Apart'Hotel

Special EUROCONTROL rates for 1-room studios and 2-room apartments at Paris Place d'Italie, Paris Austerlitz, and Paris Didot Alésia.
  Acrobat Paris Place d'Italie rates
  Acrobat Paris Austerlitz (p. 63) and Paris Didot Alésia (p. 64) rates
  HTML The Citadines web site

Park and Suites

Special EUROCONTROL rates for 1-room or suite apartments at Paris Grande Bibliothèque.
  Acrobat Paris Grande Bibliothèque
  HTML Park and Suites Paris Grande Bibliothèque

Other hotels

  HTML In Paris with special rates for the EEC
  HTML Near the EEC

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Last validation: 27/06/2012