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Trains to Paris

One of the busiest train stations in all of Europe, Gare Du Nord is also the main hub for Eurostar trains to Paris. Another one of Paris's largest train stations is the Gare De Lyon which is situated in the south-east region of Paris. From here, high-speed TGV services depart to the south of France, Italy and Switzerland. Close to the centre of the city is the Gare De Bercy train station, which is used by Auto Train, the specialist car ferrying train service. Another station in Paris is the Charles De Gaulle, which is found in Terminal Two at the Charles De Gaulle Airport. This station serves RER and TGV trains which connect travellers to central Paris.

Useful information for trains to Paris

Which companies operate trains to Paris?

SNCF is France's national railway system and connects cities from all over the country to Paris. Thalys connects Brussels and Amsterdam, along with Rotterdam to Paris.

How can travellers save on train tickets to Paris?

No matter which direction passengers travel from, train tickets to Paris will always be a bit pricier due to demand. The best time to book Eurostar to Paris is ideally 90 days before your journey, although the biggest price increases will happen in the last 4 weeks before departure. Passengers coming from the continent by train should also book a few weeks in advance.

How much are train tickets to Paris?

Trains to Paris greatly vary in accordance with where your departure point is and when you book, the further in advance you book, the cheaper the ticket will be. To find out how much a ticket would be simply search for your destination in the search bar at the top of this page.

What are the main train stations in Paris?

There are several large train stations in the centre of Paris. The main station in Paris is the Gare du Nord. From there is it easy to get a train to other areas of Paris, or to take the subway to other areas of the city. Taxis can also be found outside the station, as well as various bus services.


Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Paris Gare d'Austerlitz
Paris Gare de Lyon

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines 1, 14<br>Bus lines 29, 57, 61, 91, 20, 24, 63, 65, 87<br>Suburban train lines RER A, D
Paris Gare Montparnasse
Paris Gare du Nord

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.<br>Metro lines 4, 5<br>Suburban train lines RER B, D
How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.
Paris Gare de l'Est
Gare de Paris Bercy
Gare Saint-Lazare

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