– the intergovernmental organization through which Member States act together
     on matters related to measurement science and measurement standards.
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How to get to the BIPM

Where to find us

The BIPM is situated in the Parc de Saint-Cloud, at Sèvres, in the suburbs south-west of Paris.

  • Postal address: Pavillon de Breteuil, F-92312 Sèvres Cedex
  • Street address: 12bis Grande Rue, F-92310 Sèvres

Public transport

  • Metro line 9 to Pont-de-Sèvres, then a bus no. 171, 169, 179 or 426 to the 2nd stop: Parc de Saint-Cloud.
    Alternatively, it's a 15 minute walk from the metro.

  • OR

  • Tram line T2 to Musée de Sèvres, then a bus no. 171, 169, 179 or 426 to the next stop: Parc de Saint-Cloud.
    Alternatively, it's a 10 minute walk from the tram line.

  • Full information about public transport in Paris is available from the RATP website.

Travelling by car

  • Take the Porte de Saint-Cloud exit from the Périphérique and follow the nationale 10 towards Versailles.

    The Parc de Saint-Cloud is on the right after crossing the Seine, before you arrive at the main town of Sèvres.

Paris airports

  • For directions from the airports Charles de Gaulle (CDG) and Orly, please consult the RATP website.