How to find us

The British Section is hosted by a network of schools based in the Yvelines department to the West of Paris. The main office is based at the Lycée International in Saint-Germain-en-Laye:

British Section - Lycée International
2 bis rue du Fer à Cheval
78100 Saint-Germain-en-Laye

See Our Host School Network for more information on the other British Section sites.

Location Map

We are situated to the west of Paris, 20 km from central Paris, 40 minutes by car and 35 minutes by train to Saint-Germain-en-Laye.

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Directions

See below for directions by car, train and bus to the British Section at the Lycée International. Click on the link for a Google map pin-drop. For directions to other British Section sites, see Our Host School Network.

From Paris:

  • take the A13 motorway west towards Rouen/Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines/Versailles for approx. 10.5 kms. Take junction/exit 6 to merge onto Route de Versailles/N186 toward Saint-Germain-en-Laye/Marly-le-Roi. Keep left to stay on Route de Versailles/N186. At Rond-Point de la Grille Royale, take the 2nd exit and stay on Route de Versailles/N186 towards Saint-Germain-en-Laye for approx. 4 kms. Keep left and join the N13 towards Saint-Germain-en-Laye. Continue on the N13 and take the exit towards A13 motorwary Poissy / Mantes / Cergy-Pontoise (watch out for the speed camera before the tunnel!). Continue on the N13 and keep left towards A13 motorway Mantes /Rouen via the mini-tunnel. On exiting the tunnel, turn left into Rue de la Croix de Fer (Fontana restaurant on your right). Continue on Rue de la Croix de Fer for 550 m, then turn left onto Rue du Fer à Cheval for approx. 230 m. Roadside parking available on Rue du Fer à Cheval, Rue du Bas Huet and Rue de la Vieille Butte.
  • take the A14 motorway (tolls) west towards Rouen for approx. 17 kms to exit 6a Chambourcy. Take exit 6a toward N13 Saint-Germain-en-Laye / Chambourcy. At the roundabout, take the 2nd ;exit onto N13 / Rue du Président Roosevelt towards Saint-Germain-en-Laye via the mini-tunnel. Turn right at the traffic lights onto Rue du Fer à Cheval (signposted Lycées) and continue for 300 m up the hill. Turn left and then right to stay on Rue du Fer à Cheval for 230 m, the entrance to the Lycée International is on your right. Roadside parking available on Rue du Fer à Cheval, Rue du Bas Huet and Rue de la Vieille Butte.

From the West:

  • take the A13 east towards Paris. Take exit 7 towards Poissy / Saint-Germain-en-Laye. At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit towards N13 Saint-Germain-en-Laye and keep left at the fork following signs for N13 / A14 / Saint Germain en Laye/Poissy-la Maladrerie/Chambourcy and merge onto Route de Quarante Sous/D113. Continue on the D113 towards Saint-Germain-en-Laye for approx. 5 kms through Aigremont and Chambourcy. Turn right at the traffic lights onto Rue du Fer à Cheval towards Fourqueux / Saint Germain Bel Air and Lycées and continue for 300 m up the hill. Turn left and then right to stay on Rue du Fer à Cheval for 230 m, the entrance to the Lycée International is on your right. Roadside parking available on Rue du Fer à Cheval, Rue du Bas Huet and Rue de la Vieille Butte.

From Paris take RER A line (red line, direction Saint-Germain-en-Laye) from Paris to Saint-Germain-en-Laye for approx. 35 mins. Taxis and buses (see below) are available at street level to continue your journey.

From the bus station at Saint-Germain-en-Laye RER you can take the following bus lines:

  • R2-Sud bus (Résalys, direction Gare de Saint-Germain-en-Laye) to the Village d'Hennemont stop (13 stops, approx. 17 mins)
  • R2-Nord bus (Résalys, direction Gare de Saint-Germain-en-Laye) to the Village d'Hennemont stop or Péreire stop (8 stops, approx. 14 mins)
  • R4 bus (Résalys, direction Collège André Derain) to the Péreire stop (7 stops, approx. 8 mins)

From the Village d'Hennemont bus stop turn right to stay on Rue du Fer à Cheval (black railings on your right) and follow the road down the hill for approx. 200 m to the entrance to the Lycée International (on your right).

From the Péreire bus stop head west on Rue Péreire towards the Rue Franklin Roosevelt (N13). At the roundabout cross over Rue Franklin Roosevelt and turn right towards Rue du Fer à Cheval. Turn left onto Rue du Fer à Cheval and walk 300 m up the road towards the Château d'Hennemont (on your right). Turn left and then right to stay on Rue du Fer à Cheval (black railings on your right) and follow the road down the hill for approx. 200 m to the entrance to the Lycée International (on your right).