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IREBS - Research institute of the Biotechnology school of Strasbourg

Access to Irebs (BSC) - ESBS

Irebs is located in the premises of the École supérieure de biotechnologie de Strasbourg (ESBS), at the "Pôle d’application et de promotion de l’innovation" building (Pôle API) of the "Parc d’innovation d’Illkirch-Graffenstaden", a small town in the south of Strasbourg.


Street way




  • By car:
    • take the A35 motorway (direction «Colmar» when coming from Strasbourg)
    • leave the A35 at exit # 5 «Baggersee - Illkirch Nord»
    • at the first traffic lights («Baggersee»), take the direction «Parc d’Innovation» (keep straight)
    • at the first roundabout, take the 4th exit, follow the direction «Parc d’Innovation»
    • at the second roundabout, the Pôle API (ENSPS-ESBS) is at your left: take the 2nd exit, then turn left at the next street to enter the ESBS parking lot (free access at the barrier)




  • By bus, from the centre of Strasbourg, you can take the bus line 2; exit at «Campus d’Illkirch»




  • By the tramway (easiest): from the centre of Strasbourg, take the line A, direction «Illkirch-Lixenbuhl»; exit at «Campus d’Illkirch».

For maps and timetables, see Transportation system website

By walking from the tram/bus station «Campus d’Illkirch»:

  • at the first large rounabout, follow the street signs «Parc d’Innovation»; at the second small roundabout, you are in front of the Pôle API (ENSPS/ESBS) where the IREBS is located (8 min walk)
  • please contact the Pôle API reception desk employees upon arrival




By the train

For your journey and schedules, please see these websites:

From the railway station in the center of Strasbourg, take the tramway Line A, direction «Illkirch-Lixenbuhl»; exit at «Campus d’Illkirch»




By air plane



A shuttle train will stop at the airport up to 4 per hour, allowing you to be in Strasbourg station in 9 minutes





Karlsruhe-Baden and Basel-Mulhouse airports offer a shuttle bus service every 2 or 4 hours (see this shutlle bus website: [english pages])



This airtport provides a shuttle bus service to Strasbourg (duration: 3 hours)


Documents for download:

PDF for printing - 448.5 kb

Access by car - 162.2 kb

Tram short map - 109.5 kb