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Idiap Research Institute

Centre du Parc - Rue Marconi 19
CH - 1920 Martigny
Switzerland
www.idiap.ch
Latitude: 46.109362° / 46°06'33.7"
Longitude: 7.084465° / 7°05'04.1"

Idiap building

 

TRAVELING

Rail: Train from Geneva-Airport to Martigny (approx. 1h45 min.)
For timetable details, see the Swiss federal railways at Cff.ch
Taxi: Taxis are usually waiting in front of the Martigny train station. The (very short) journey to Idiap should never cost you more than 20 CHF (max flat rate after 10:00pm).
If you come by car:
From Geneva take the highway to Lausanne. In Lausanne, take highway direction Gd-St-Bernard / Martigny. Take first Martigny exit (Martigny – Fully), at the first roundabout, go straight and at the secound roundabout take a left (4th exit) and follow direction “Centre du Parc”; rue Marconi is the 2nd street on your right and the Idiap building is just there on your left. There is a visitor parking.
By walk from Martigny Train Station:
If you don't carry too many heavy bags and can easily walk 5-10 minutes, Idiap-Centre du Parc is accessed very easily by foot from the train station. From the under rail tunnel just follow the sign "Centre du Parc". Bringing you to the back of the train station (opposite of the city center), and following this sign, you will reach Idiap in a nice, easy (out of traffic), walk and will quickly see the building from a distance.
Useful Information:
Helpful tourist information can be found at the Martigny tourist website: http://www.myswitzerland.com/en-ch/martigny.html
Weather:
January is typically around 0 degrees Celsius, with an average maximum of 6 degrees and minimum of -4 degrees.

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