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CDG Airport Terminal 2 to Paris

This is a step-by-step photo guide of taking RER B Paris city trains from Airport Charles de Gaulle Terminal 2 to Paris city centre. From the CDG arrivals lounge to central Paris, I’ll guide you step-by-step on how to make this transfer. If you’re arriving at Terminal 1, see the CDG Terminal 1 to Paris … Read more

‘Gare Saint Lazare’ Train Station Photo Guide

This is a photo guide for Gare Saint Lazare train station in Paris. It is a connection point for both suburban and grande ligne trains. Gare Saint-Lazare is one of six train stations in Paris. It is the terminus station for suburban and grand line trains including Transilien (2 lines- Lines J & L), intercités … Read more

‘Gare d’Austerlitz’ train station

By | July 18, 2011 | in Trains - Intercity stations

This is a photo guide of Gare d’Austerlitz train station in Paris. Gare d’Austerlitz is located in Paris’ 13th Arrondissement, near Hôpital de la Pitié-Salpêtrière in the Google Map below: It is an intersection point for the Metro line 5 and terminus station for Metro line 10. The RER C line is also serviced by … Read more

Explanation: Train Stations in Paris

In Paris, a train station is known as a “gare“.  The word “station” in French generally refers to Metro stations. Buses and trams have stops or “arrêts“. Gares serve surface level trains traveling in and out of the city of Paris to surrounding suburbs and further out to cities both nationally around France and internationally … Read more

‘Gare Montparnasse’ Train Station

By | July 31, 2008 | in Trains - Intercity stations

Photo of the front of Gare Montparnasse in the 6th Arrondissement of Paris, opposite Montparnasse Tower (Tour Montparnasse). Gare Montparnasse to Metro The following section will explain how to get to the Metro station at Gare Montparnasse if you’ve recently arrived via bus or on foot. Upon entering Gare Montparnasse from street level (Niveau 0), … Read more

‘Gare du Nord’ Train Station

Above is a photo of the entrance to the Eurostar platform within Gare du Nord station in Paris, located up the stairs/escalators on Level 1 (Niveau 1). The Eurostar platform and trains are separated from other trains due to the need to screen passenger passports for the voyage to London. (The UK is not a … Read more

‘Gare de Lyon’ Train Station

By | June 26, 2008 | in RER RER A Trains - Intercity stations

Here is photo tour of Gare de Lyon train station in Paris along with explanations to help you understand how to find your train and your way around Gare de Lyon. You may wish to refer to a map of Gare de Lyon station while following the pictures in this article to help familiarize yourself … Read more