Paris Metro Subway Map. Paris 300 metro stations, 16 lines with different colours. The metro is the cheapest way to travel in Paris. Main metro train stations are Bir-Hakeim, Cite, Georges V, Abbesses.
Paris Rush hours are between 7:30 am and 9:30 am, 6 pm and 8 pm working days. If it is too crowded, wait. The last metro in Paris is at 2 am (hours vary with lines).
In Paris, how to find a metro station? Look for the signs, METRO, M or METROPOLITAIN.
Buy individual tickets or passes at the metro stations, tourist offices or tabacs (bar tabac).
How long you stay in Paris? How many times you take the Metro? Buy tickets or passes.
Paris is divided in 8 zones. Tourists use 1 or 2 zones. Paris Zone 1 is the center, Champs de Mars Tour Eiffel, St Michel Notre Dame, Louvre Rivoli, Musee d'Orsay, Opera, Paris train stations. The Stade de France St-Denis and the Chateau de Vincennes is in Paris zone 2.
There are daily, weekly and monthly passes in Paris. Visit Paris Centre in one day, 2 days, 3 days or 5 days.
The Paris Visite travel card is very useful to combine trips in zone 1, 2 plus 1,5. It allows you to travel between the Paris airports, Roissy, Orly to downtown Paris, the suburbs of Paris. Metro stations and RER stations, take the funicular to Montmartre the Sacre Coeur.
What are the metro stations near the Eiffel Tower? Bir-Hakeim is the closest to the Tour Eiffel. You have also the RER station Champs de Mars Tour Eiffel. The Ecole Militaire station is near the Champs de Mars where you can enjoy a really good view of the Eiffel Tower. The Trocadero station is located on the other side of the Seine River, near to the Palais de Chaillot and the Aquarium de Paris.
Want to go to the Louvre Museum? The Louvre Rivoli is the nearest station. Also there is the Palais Royal Musee du Louvre, Rue de Rivoli closer to the Arc de Triomphe du Carrousel. A better entrance to go inside the Louvre. The waiting line is much shorter.
Metro station to go to Notre Dame Cathedral and the Sainte Chapelle? The Cite. Or Saint-Michel is a the metro station in the Latin Quarter, Saint-germain des Pres area full of restaurants, cafes.
If you plan a visit to the Sacre-Coeur in Montmartre. Take the metro to Abbesses station and take the funicular is you don't want to climb the stairs.FREE entry to 60+ Paris attractions plus
Easy to use it! From the Airport Roissy to center of Paris. To go to Versailles Palace, Euro Disney...
RER C from the Airport CDG to Paris
RER C from any station in Paris to Versailles Palace
RER A from the Arc de Triomphe (Charles de Gaulle Etoile) Auber (at the Galleries Lafayette) to Disney City.
Free Paris Metro Subway Map and RER map are available at every Metro station if they have a cashier. The public transport is runing by the RATP (Regie Autonome des transports Communs) www.ratp.fr
Do you think Paris is safe? Always be careful in the subway when there is crowds. Watch your things closely.
Arc de Triomphe
Bois de Vincennes
Bois de Boulogne
Jardin du Luxembourg
Philharmonie de Paris