Transport

 

Getting around Paris by public transportation

  BY SUBWAY:

You have to buy tickets in order to use the subway.

There are two types of tickets:

  • 1 to 5 day pass: a travel pass that grants full, unrestricted access to all public transport in the Ile-de-France region. For the "zones 1 to 3" Inside Paris (12,00€ for 1 day/ 38,20€ for 5 days) and for the "zones 1 to 5" Inside & Outside Paris (25,15€ for 1 day/ 65,50€ for 5 days).

             More information here  

  • Single ticket: Ticket t+: designed for occasional travellers and valid for one trip. 1 ticket: 1,70€/ 10 tickets: 13,70€

              More information here 

BY BUS:

To take the bus, you have to use a subway ticket.

Have a look on the map of the bus network  

BY TAXIS:

Several taxi companies exist within Paris:

              - Taxis G7 : 39 85 or +33 1 41 27 66 99

              - Taxis bleus : 36 09 or +33 1 49 63 10 10

              - Alpha Taxis : +33 1 45 85 85 

 

Coming from airports and train stations

PARIS' AIRPORTS:

Roissy Charles de Gaulle (North of Paris) and Orly (South of Paris)

How to reach Paris from Roissy? 

: Direct airport shuttle between Roissy Charles de Gaulle and Paris-Opéra (subway lines 3, 6 and 8)

More information here

How to reach Paris from Orly?

: Direct airport shuttle between Orly Airport and Paris-Denfert-Rochereau (subway lines 4 and 6/ RER B)

More information here 

: Fast shuttle between Orly Airport and Antony (RER B train station).

More information here 

 

  PARIS' TRAIN STATIONS:

GARE DE LYON

Address: Place Louis Armand - 75571 Paris Cedex 12

It takes around 25 minutes to reach the "Cité des Sciences et de l'Industrie" from "Gare de Lyon".

GARE MONTPARNASSE

Address: 17 Boulevard de Vaugirard - 75741 Paris Cedex 15

It takes around 35 minutes to reach the "Cité des Sciences et de l'Industrie" from "Gare Montparnasse".

GARE DU NORD

Address: 18 rue de Dunkerque - 75010 Paris

It takes around 20 minutes to reach the "Cité des Sciences et de l'Industrie" from "Gare du Nord".

GARE DE L'EST

Address: Place du 11 novembre 1918 - 75475 Paris

It takes around 15 minutes to reach the "Cité des Sciences et de l'Industrie" from "Gare de l'Est".

GARE D'AUSTERLITZ

Address: 85 quai d'Austerlitz - 75013 Paris

It takes around 30 minutes to reach the "Cité des Sciences et de l'Industrie" from "Gare d'Austerlitz".