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Our location

UMR PIAF is located in Clermont-Ferrand, in Auvergne, in Puy-de-Dôme district.

It is situated in two places :

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INRAE Site de Crouël,

5 chemin de Beaulieu, 63000 Clermont-Ferrand

Position du Piaf à l'INRAE (site de Crouël)


Université Clermont Auvergne, Campus Universitaire des Cézeaux,

1 Impasse Amélie Murat, TSA 60026, 63178 AUBIERE Cedex FRANCE

Plan campus 2021


By road :

Clermont-Ferrand is connected by motorway to Paris, Lyon, Milan, Geneva and soon to Bordeaux.

Béziers via "La Méridienne" A75 motorway: 360 kilometres.

Bordeaux via the Route Nationale 89: 356 km.

Lyon by the A89 and A711 motorways: 164 km.

Paris by the A71 motorway: 420 km via Bourges.



By rail :

Eight trains to Paris daily (plus one night train) in 3 hrs 10 min or 3 hrs 30 mins.

Direct trains to Lyon, Dijon, Marseilles...

Gare SNCF (rail station), Avenue de l'Union-Soviétique

Directe line: +33 8 36 35 35 35

Web : timetables, reservation...


By air :

International Clermont-Ferrand Auvergne airport

Timetable :

Information : +33 4 73 62 71 00

Reservations : +33 820 820 820

Air France : Reservations, +33 802 802 802


Accommodation :

Tourism and Congress Office

Tél : +33 4 73 98 65 00

Fax : +33 4 73 90 04 11

Web :