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Institute of Microelectronics of Barcelona IMB-CNM   

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The IMB-CNM is located on the Campus of the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB) in Bellaterra, 10 km North of Barcelona, between the cities of Sabadell, Sant Cugat del Vallés and Cerdanyola del Vallés.

IMB-CNM address

Centro Nacional de Microelectrónica (CNM)
Instituto de Microelectrónica de Barcelona (IMB)
C/del Til·lers. Campus Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB)
08193 Cerdanyola del Vallès (Bellaterra)

Tel.: +34 93 594 7700
Fax : +34 93 580 0267
e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

GPS coordinates:

   E 02º 06' 36" , N 41º 30' 08"

Locate IMB-CNM in GoogleTM Maps:
Regional map Regional map which locates the IMB-CNM in the metropolitan area of Barcelona
Campus map UAB campus map which locates the IMB-CNM in the campus
From Barcelona airport to CNM by taxi:

Direct taxi from Barcelona airport to CNM takes approx. 30 min.

From Barcelona airport to Barcelona:

By bus:  bus A1 or A2 (depending on the airport terminal) to Plaça Catalunya (every 5 or 10 min).

By train, from terminal T2 only:  trains (R2-Nord line) every 30 min to Barcelona-Sants (Central) Station

By train from Barcelona to CNM:

By Ferrocarrils de la Generalitat (FGC) regional network:

- Main stations in Barcelona: Catalunya, Provença, Gracia, Muntaner, Sarria.

- There is a train every 12 min.

a) take a train to SABADELL (S2 line) or UNIVERSITAT AUTÒNOMA (S55 line)

b) get off at UNIVERSITAT AUTÒNOMA station (travel time is about 35 min from Catalunya)

c) IMB-CNM is at about 10 min from the station (see campus map above)


By RENFE national network:

- Main stations in Barcelona: Sants, Plaça Catalunya, Arc de Triomf. Note that train line R7 is currently departing from Sant Andreu Arenal station, so one must go to that station by using a different line or the subway.

- Trains run approx. every 30 min.

a) take a train (R7 line) to CERDANYOLA-UNIVERSITAT

b) get off at CERDANYOLA-UNIVERSITAT station (travel time is about 20 min)

c1) walk to IMB-CNM (aprox. 10 min) (see campus map above) OR

c2) take a free bus ("line 1 - blue line" - "línia blava") to the University and get off at the first bus stop ("Ciències-Biociències"), which is opposite to the IMB-CNM (see campus map above)

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