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Paris Scams to Avoid – Protect Yourself Safety Tips

By | August 3, 2020 | in Airport Metro RER Tickets

Travel in Paris safely & securely by being aware of common scams targeting tourists & travelers. This Paris safety & security guide focuses on scams run by pickpockets and thieves in and around Paris Metro (subway), Paris RER, and intercity trains and Paris train stations. If you have a story you’d like to share to … Read more

Coronavirus Covid-19 Paris Metro – RER Train Services – Running at Reduced Frequency

Paris Metro Paris Metro train services are running at 50% of normal frequency. Paris Metro trains will end service early this weekend at 01:15 instead of the usual +1 hour later Saturday/Sunday close. The following Paris Metro lines are affected:  All Paris Metro lines. Paris RER Trains RER B CDG Airport train service is running … Read more

Gare du Nord Train Station

Paris Gare du Nord train station is the Eurostar Paris-London train station. Gare du Nord also connects Paris to CDG Airport and Orly Airport via RER B train line.  In addition Gare du Nord has TGV, Thalys, ICE, Ter, Transilien trains connecting cities in northern France (Lille, Calais, Dunkirk), Brussels, Amsterdam, Cologne, Berlin and many … Read more

Paris Metro

By | March 2, 2020 | in Maps Metro

Paris Metro subway – Maps, hours, tickets, passes & more Maps Hours Route Planner Single Ticket Day Ticket Mobilis Multi-day Pass Paris Visite Week Pass Navigo Buying Tickets Using Tickets Riding Metro FAQ Below you’ll get Paris subway maps, hours, info on tickets, day passes & Navigo week passes, zones and learn how to use … Read more

Paris Metro Pass

By | February 24, 2020 | in Passes Tickets

Paris Metro Pass Overview To buy a Paris Metro Pass good for Paris Metro, Trains, Buses, and Trams one would buy either a Navigo Découverte Pass or a Paris Visite Pass. Which Paris Metro Pass you choose depends on what day of the week you arrive in Paris and how far outside of central Paris … Read more

Paris Train Strike 2020

By | February 21, 2020 | in Metro RER Schedules

Current Paris Metro & RER Train Strike Information February 22, 2020   Updated Feb 21, 2020 21:52 Paris time February 22, 2020 Strike Paris Metro & RER Trains Strikes are affecting Paris buses on February 22, 2020. Strikes are NOT affecting Paris RER, Metro, Trains on February 22, 2020. Information below will be about February … Read more

RER A

By | February 12, 2020 | in RER RER A

RER A train maps, schedules and ticket/pass information can be found below. The RER A train connects Disneyland® Paris to Paris city centre to La Défense business district at the western edge of the city. Paris RER A Train – Overview The RER A line shown on this RER map is the red line, which … Read more

Paris Navigo Decouverte Pass – What You Need to Know

By | February 12, 2020 | in Passes

Paris Navigo Decouverte is a multi-use transit card covering all of the Metro Paris area, good for the Paris Metro (subway/underground), RER trains (including the CDG Airport train, Disneyland Paris, and Versailles), buses (including Orly airport buses), trams & surburban Transilien trains. Continue below for Navigo Paris prices, coverage, where, when and how to buy. … Read more

Paris RER A Timetable Open Hours First Last Trains

By | January 26, 2020 | in Attractions Maps RER RER A Schedules

RER A Timetable / Schedule (Paris – Disneyland Train) In this article you’ll find an example RER timetable for First / Last RER Train Disneyland Paris plus a full RER A timetable for Paris to Disneyland trains and full RER A schedule for Disneyland to Paris trains. First / Last RER Train Disneyland Paris The … Read more

Navigo Easy

By | January 23, 2020 | in Passes Tickets

Navigo Easy is a new, prepaid Paris travel card aimed at reducing (and eventually replacing) paper coupon Paris Metro tickets & other traditional paper ticket fares, released* on June 12, 2019, available from any Paris Metro/RER/Transilien ticket office. The Easy ticket card will exist alongside Navigo Decouverte.  Navigo Easy will not replace Navigo Découverte (the … Read more