Head Office

EPFL Innovation Park
Building C – 1015 Lausanne
Tel. +41 21 353 80 00

Welcome Desk hours: Monday to Friday from 8am to 12pm and 1pm to 5pm.

How to get to the EPFL Innovation Park
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By plane and by train

Genève-Cointrin is the nearest international airport - around 60 minutes away by train from Lausanne main station. There is also a direct train from Zurich airport to Lausanne main station (2h30). From Basel EuroAirport, take the bus to Basel Central Station (15 minutes), then take the train to Bern and change at Lausanne Central Station (2h20). Alternatively, from Basel Central Station, take a train to Biel/Bienne and change there for a direct train to Lausanne main station (2h25).

Then from Lausanne, you can take the metro to the EPFL Campus. There is one change:

  • Take the line M2 in the direction of "Croisettes" from Lausanne main station to the stop "Flon",
  • From "Flon" take the Line M1 in the direction of Renens and get off at "Ecublens Vaud - EPFL"

By public transport

The metro line M1 of the TL (Transports Lausannois) takes you from the center of Lausanne (Flon) or from Renens station to the EPFL.

Bus lines TL (Public Transport of the Lausanne area) and MBC (Transport Region Morges) run in western Lausanne:

  • MBC bus 701 (Echichens, Morges, Préverenges, EPFL, Bourdonnette-Lausanne)
  • MBC bus 705 (Lonay , Prévrenges, Denges, Echandens, Ecublens, EPFL)
  • TL bus 31 (Renens-Gare, EPFL-UNIL, Saint-Sulpice, Venoges)

By car

Take the motorway A1 and follow directions for ‘Lausanne-Sud‘, exit ‘EPFL‘.

Parking places (paying) for visitors are available on the map here. The map also indicates the walking distance to the EPFL Innovation Park welcome desk in Building C.

As a visitor, please be aware that parking spaces indicated by the green ‘P’ symbol are reserved for the holders of a special card.

On foot

Once on the campus, follow the path as indicated on the map above.

For a more precise guidance, use your smartphone with our “orientation tool“ or download our application “PocketCampus EPFL

EPFL Innovation Park virtual tour

Immerse yourself in the EPFL Innovation Park with the virtual tour created by EPFL.
Virtual tour