Getting to the RIAAM

Getting to the RIAAM

The RIAAM will take place:

  • in Montpellier (Hérault) at the Institut Agronomique Méditerranéen (CIHEAM-IAMM)
  • in Florac (Lozère) in the cultural complex « La Genette Verte » and in the
    multipurpose room (salle polyvalente).


The CIHEAM-IAMM is located in the north of Montpellier, at:

3191, Route de Mende – 34093 Montpellier Cedex 05 – FRANCE

GPS coordinates: Latitude: 43.6484045 Longitude: 3.8645697

For pedestrians (public transport)

From the train station “Montpellier St Roch” (SNCF)

  • Take the blue tramway line 1, direction ‘Mosson’, up to stop ‘’Université des
    Sciences et des Lettres’’
  • Take the blue bus “Navette”, direction “Agropolis”, up to stop ‘’Lycée F.
    Bazille’’, Arthur Young street
  • Walk about 200 m. on Route de Mende, along the Lycée Frédéric Bazille and
    you will find the IAMM at n°3191. More information :  http://www.tam-


  • Take a taxi from the train station (15-20 € daytime / 20-25 € nighttime)

From Montpellier – Méditerranée airport (Fréjorgues)

  • Take the shuttle from the airport to the city, up to stop ‘’Place de l’Europe’’
  • After that, follow the same instructions as above


  • Take a taxi from the train station (15-20 € daytime / 20-25 € nighttime)


In Florac, the RIAAM will take place in the cultural complex “La Genette Verte” and in the multipurpose room (salle polyvalente).

  • La Genette Verte

33 Avenue Jean Monestier, 48400 Florac

GPS coordinates: Latitude 44.3198  Longitude 3.5990

  • The multipurpose room (salle polyvalente)

3, place du Saguenay, 48400 Florac

Coordonnées GPS : Latitude  44.3217 longitude 3.5979

By train

Arrivals from the south to Alès. Arrivals from the north to Mende or Marvejols. From Alès or Mende, take a bus to Florac. Careful, only one trip / day. Inquire and book before: “Cars Reilhes” ( or and buses “Les Voyages Boulet” ( For more information on transport in Lozère.

By car

Because of its geography, the Lozère has many winding roads, so do not rely on the number of kilometers to estimate your travel time, we give you some examples of itineraries to Florac.

• Arrival by the A75 Exit 39.1, follow Mende (N88) then to Balsièges Florac (N106).
Approximate duration Clermont-Ferrand- Florac: 3h, Toulouse-Florac: 4h
• From the south: from the north of Montpellier, follow Quissac (D17 / D45). From the south of Montpellier, go through Sommières (A9 exit 27) then Quissac (D34 / D999 or D35). From Quissac, continue on Anduze (D35), Saint-Jean- du-Gard (D907) then Florac by the Corniche des Cévennes (D260 / D9 / D983 / D907).
Approximate duration Montpellier-Florac: 2h
• From the south-east: In Nîmes follow Alès-Mende (N106) to Florac.
Approximate time Alès-Florac: 1h
• From the East In Mende follow Florac-A75 (N88) then to Balsièges, Florac (N106).
Approximate duration Lyon-Florac: 3h30

By carsharing

If you have extra space while travelling, do not hesitate to propose them on these carsharing sites so that participants without transport can join you.