Coming to EPFL

Map of Switzerland with EPFL campus
Map of Switzerland with EPFL campus

Public transport

EPFL public transport direction


From Renens train station: metro line M1 (direction to Lausanne-Flon) stop Ecublens-EPFL.

From Lausanne train station: metro line M2 (direction to Croisettes), stop at Lausanne-Flon, then hop on metro line M1 (direction to Renens-Gare), stop at Ecublens-EPFL.


Bus lines TL (Public Transports of 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, on the motorway, follow direction “Lausanne-Sud”, exit “EPFL””.

Deliveries: there is an information office situated on level 0 in office BS 0 45.

Car parks: parking places (paying) for visitors are available under l’Esplanade, and along the Avenue Piccard. Car parks indicated by the green “P” symbol are reserved for holders of a special card.