Nestled in the picturesque city of Besancon, Micropolis stands as a beacon of innovation, education, and sustainability in eastern France. Established as a premier exhibition and convention centre in 1988, Micropolis has seamlessly integrated modern facilities with the natural beauty of its surroundings, offering visitors a unique and immersive experience. Since its inception, Micropolis has been at the forefront of hosting diverse events, from trade shows and conferences to cultural festivals and educational programs, making it a dynamic hub for creativity and collaboration.

The expo centre covers 110, 000 sq metres of area where there are 9 exhibition halls and 7 meeting rooms, all perfect for a diverse range of events, including seminars, shows, exhibitions, congresses, galas, and expositions. One of the most famous trade fairs taking place at the venue is MICRONORA - for microtechnology and precision.

Micropolis is perfectly located to be at convenient to both local and international visitors, as it is connected to different transportation options. There are three international airports close to the venue - Geneve Airport (148 km away), EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg (158 km away) and Lyon-Saint Exupéry Airport (219 km away).

How to get to Micropolis ?

Micropolis enjoys excellent accessibility, with multiple transportation options connecting it to the city centre and beyond. For attendees arriving by public transit, several bus routes serve the area, providing convenient access to the venue. Additionally, the venue is easily accessible by car, with ample parking available onsite. Situated just a short distance from the city centre, Micropolis offers a serene and picturesque setting, allowing attendees to immerse themselves in nature while enjoying the vibrant energy of the events hosted within its walls.

Transportation Options and Accessibility Information

✈️ Closest Airport: Genève Aéroport - 148 km

🚉 Closest Railway station: Gare de Besancon-Viotte - 5.3 km

Directions to the venue:

🚍 By Bus

 - Bus lines 6 and 14 to Parc des Expositions bus stop

 - Bus lines A and D to Parc des Expositions bus stop

 - Bus lines 51, 52, 53, 54, 55, 56, 57 and 58 to Micropolis bus stop

🚘 By Car

 - Micropolis can be accessed via the N57 motorway. The expo centre offers 1200 parking spaces.

GPS coordinates: 47.222716; longitude 5.980189

Facilities and Amenities

Micropolis boasts a comprehensive range of facilities and amenities designed to accommodate events of all sizes and types. Its modern exhibition halls, equipped with state-of-the-art technology and flexible layouts, provide a versatile canvas for organisers to bring their visions to life. From large-scale trade shows and conventions to intimate workshops and seminars, the venue offers the perfect environment for networking, learning, and discovery.

Throughout the 9 exhibition halls, many organisers spread amazing exhibitions and showcase the latest products and trends, while the 7 meeting rooms at Micropolis are the perfect solution for everyone looking for smaller venues where lectures and meetings can take place.

With excellence to every detail in Micropolis, attendees and exhibitors find it a great venue to attend or exhibit some of the greatest and leading trade fairs in France.