Instituto de Física Corpuscular IFIC
CSIC – Universitat de València
Parc Científic, c/José Beltran 2 · E-46980 Paterna (Valencia)
The closest station is TVV. From the north of centre of the city (e.g. Pont de Fusta) take Tram 4 (Blue Line) direct to TVV station. Some of the trains might end one stop before at V. Andrés Estellés, then you can either wait for the next tram or walk (around 10 minutes). From the main train station “Estación del Norte” take Line 3 (Red) to Ángel Guimerá (one stop only), then change to Line 1 (Yellow)and at Empalme station to Tram 4. Please avoid trams going to Fira. The metro Line 3 connects the airport to the city centre. You will pay 1 EUR extra the first time for the rechargable card.
The Bus Line 63 connects the Campus to the city centre, from Bailén (left side of the main train station) to V. Andrés Estellés along Gran Via Ramón y Cajal, Gran Via Fernando el Católico and Pista de Ademuz. Operates only during lecturing days!
You’ll find a taxi rank located directly outside the airport terminal building. The journey into the centre of the twon takes around 15 minutes and costs approximately 20 Eur. It is also quite convenient to come to IFIC directly from the airport (10 min, not entering the city). You should indicate to the taxi driver: Parque Científico de Paterna, detrás de Canal Nou. Radio Taxi Manises: 961 521 155, Radio Taxi Valencia: 963 703 333, Teléfono Teletaxi: 963 571 313.
If you are coming from Madrid take direction Barcelona at the crossing of the A3 (E901) with the A7 (E15). If you are already at the A7 motorway get out at Valencia-Ademuz CV-35 direction Valencia-Fira de Mostres, then take the second way out to La Coma, cross over the CV-35 and at the second roundabout turn right. You will find the IFIC after 1 km around at your right. From the city centre take Pista de Ademuz and get out at TVV.
IFIC is located at the Campus of Paterna, north-west of the city of Valencia at about 5 km from the centre. It can easily be reached by public transportation.
Through the main entrace you will find us at the end of the corridor, in the ground flour and first flour.