Transportation : Getting around Paris Transportation : Getting around Paris

Transportation : Getting around Paris

Getting around Paris is an essential part of your experience in the French capital. With its well-developed transportation network, you can easily explore every corner of the city using a variety of means of transport. Whether you're with family, friends or on your own, discover practical and efficient transport options to get around Paris with ease.

Getting around by public transport

Travelling differently

  • Hop-on Hop-off Bus

    Hop-on Hop-off bus

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    Tours in an original vehicle

    Hot-air balloon, boat, side car, 2cv... Discover Paris in a different way with tours in an unusual vehicle.
  • Eco-friendly
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    Bicycle hire

    Cycling, whether city or electric, is an extraordinary way to discover Paris at your own pace, thanks to more than 1,000 km of cycle paths!
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    Taxymatch, the eco-friendly Parisian taxi

    Your journeys between Paris and its main airports are cheaper, more environmentally-friendly and more user-friendly!
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    Shuttle from Paris

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Practical Paris

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    SIM card by Bouygues Telecom

    Keep in touch with friends and family while you're in Paris, and make it as easy as possible with a Bouygues Telecom SIM card!
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    Cartoville Guide to Greater Paris

    Discover Greater Paris with Cartoville: unique culinary experiences, panoramic views and exceptional service. Practical guide included for a memorable stay.

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The Paris metro is one of the most famous and efficient public transportation systems in the world. With its numerous lines that cover the entire city, you can easily travel from one point to another, avoiding traffic and saving time. Whether you want to visit iconic landmarks like the Eiffel Tower and the Louvre, or explore charming neighborhoods like Montmartre and Le Marais, the metro is an ideal choice for swift and efficient transportation within Paris. The metro stations are well signposted, and the trains are frequent, allowing you to move around with ease.

Another popular option for getting around Paris is the bus. The bus network is extensive and offers excellent coverage of the city. Parisian buses are equipped with air conditioning and provide a comfortable way to travel while enjoying the view of the bustling streets. Moreover, buses are a great choice for tourists as they offer a different perspective of the city, allowing you to admire landmarks and tourist sites while moving from one place to another. Bus stops are well distributed throughout the city, making it easy to access many neighborhoods and attractions.

If you want to have a unique experience while getting around Paris, why not opt for a bike? Paris has an excellent bike-sharing system called Vélib', which allows you to easily rent a bike and move at your own pace. With numerous bike lanes and dedicated cycling routes, you can discover Paris in a more eco-friendly and local way. Pedal along the Seine, explore charming alleyways, or enjoy the vast parks and gardens of the city. Biking is an ideal option for fitness enthusiasts and those who want to explore Paris at their own rhythm.

When planning your visit to Paris, it is essential to consider the available transportation options and choose the one that best suits your needs. Whether you prefer the speed of the metro, the panoramic view of the bus, the active experience of biking, or the comfort of taxis/VTCs, Paris offers you a wide range of choices to get around the city.

To navigate Paris with peace of mind, consider getting transport cards or passes that grant you easy access to all modes of transportation. You can purchase individual tickets or opt for unlimited packages valid for a day, a week, or longer, depending on the duration of your stay. These options provide great flexibility and allow you to fully enjoy your experience in Paris.

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Customer Reviews

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Mazen J.
July 14th 2024
It was crowded, but everything was very well organized. We got to see everything we wanted to see, have a quick snack at the balcony cafe, and then out to the gardens for the kids to play.
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Highly recommended
July 14th 2024
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July 11th 2024
Had tickets to 2nd floor by lift. Very nice view