Cité des sciences et de l'industrie - 30, avenue Corentin-Cariou - F-75019 Paris.

personne à mobilité réduite

From the tram platform and the Porte de la Villette bus stop, there is direct access to the Cité using a ramp with a slope of less than 4%.
Accessibility contact: info.handicap(at)

Arriving by public transport

Metro: Line 7, Porte de la Villette station.
Bus: Lines 139, 150, 152, Porte de la Villette stop. 
Tram: T3b (Porte de Vincennes – Porte de la Chapelle) Porte de la Villette stop 

More information on the RATP website 

Arriving by car

Take the north Paris ring road (Périphérique) and exit at Porte de la Villette.
Paying car park, entrances on boulevard Macdonald and Quai de la Charente.
Coach park (bus, minibus, etc.) with paid access (10 minute free drop-off), entrance on boulevard Macdonald only.
For more information and booking inquiries, call +33 (0)1 40 05 79 90. 

Plan your route with Mappy 

Arriving by bicycle

You can cycle to the Cité des sciences et de l'industrie from the centre of Paris using a network of special cycle lanes. Bicycle parking is available at the front of the Cité des sciences et de l'industrie, by the Forest Hill Hotel.

Velib' stations close to the Cité 

  • Station n° 19009 : 28 bis, avenue Corentin Cariou F-75019 Paris.
  • Station n° 19033 : 30, rue de Cambrai F-75019 Paris.
  • Station n° 19011 : 2, rue Rouvet F-75019 Paris.
  • Station n° 901 : allée du Belvédère F-75019 Paris.


See the Vélib' website

Arriving by boat (on the canal)

  • Cruises between the Bassin de la Villette and Port de l'Arsenal with
  • Cruises between the Parc de la Villette and the Musée d'Orsay with