About

Paris by Train is written by Ben Lam ([email protected]) a 30 something Internet programmer / techno-economist / blogger from Vancouver, Canada, now living near Paris, France.

The goal of Paris by Train is to be a comprehensive, detailed guide on how to travel Paris and the surrounding Ile-de-France by train. This site started with a simple email to a friend living in Paris about how to get to Fontainebleau.  While writing the email, I quickly realized that France’s extremely well developed train network coverage comes at the price of complexity. The aim of this guide is to help travelers use the Paris train system through a collection of detailed articles on topics such as:

About was last modified: May 7th, 2008 by Ben Lam