Interfacing Chemical Biology and Drug Discovery

RICT 2021

56th International Conference on Medicinal Chemistry
56èmes Rencontres Internationales de Chimie Thérapeutique

 Bordeaux, France    July 7-9, 2021

Venue and Access

The 56th International Conference on Medicinal Chemistry will take place at the

Palais des Congrès   Palais des Congrès de Bordeaux
Rue Jean Samazeuilh
33070 Bordeaux

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  • By train: The TGV makes Bordeaux accessible from many cities in France and Belgium. From Paris, the route takes about 2 hours. There is an average of 23 trains a day between Bordeaux and Paris, leaving approximately every 45 minutes. Book your train on

    A direct tramway is available from the "St Jean de Bordeaux" station (Tramway line C) or the city center. The closest tramway stop to the venue is "Palais des Congrès". (Find out more on

  • By car: A10 Paris – Bordeaux, exit Bordeaux-Lac /Parc des Expositions in direction "Bordeaux-Lac", exit "Rocade 4, 4A et 4B". Free Parking available.

  • By plane: The closest airport is "Bordeaux - Mérignac" (12 km).

    Air France offers multiple flights from about 15 cities of France, including the two Paris airports, Orly (ORY) and Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG) which are only 1h from Bordeaux by plane. Find out more on

    Flights are also offered from many European cities (From which Brussels and Geneve) by several companies.

    A direct shuttle bus will take you every 45 minutes to the "St Jean de Bordeaux" station where you can take the tram line C (The tramway stop is "Palais des Congrès").