There are 5 ways to get from Balard to The Louvre by subway, bus, taxi or foot
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Line 8 subway via Palais-Royal • 21 min
Line 39 bus • 41 min
€1 - €3
3 alternative options
Line 8 subway • 29 min
Taxi • 8 min
€14 - €17
Walk • 1h 17m
Balard to The Louvre by subway and walk
The journey time between Balard and The Louvre is around 19 min and covers a distance of around 6 km. The fastest journey normally takes 17 min. Services are operated by Paris Metro. Typically 1911 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
First and last service
The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Balard to The Louvre subway and walk schedules
Departing Friday, July 30, 2021
Departing Saturday, July 31, 2021
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Last updated: 28 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Balard to The Louvre is to line 8 subway via Palais-Royal which costs €2 and takes 21 min.
The quickest way to get from Balard to The Louvre is to taxi which costs €14 - €17 and takes 8 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Desnouettes and arriving at Musee Du Louvre. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 33 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Balard and arriving at Concorde. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 min.
The distance between Balard and The Louvre is 5 km.
The best way to get from Balard to The Louvre without a car is to line 8 subway via Palais-Royal which takes 21 min and costs €2.
It takes approximately 21 min to get from Balard to The Louvre, including transfers.
Balard to The Louvre bus services, operated by Bus RATP, depart from Desnouettes station.
Balard to The Louvre train services, operated by Paris Metro, depart from Balard station.
Balard to The Louvre bus services, operated by Bus RATP, arrive at Musee Du Louvre station.
What companies run services between Balard, Île-de-France, France and The Louvre, France?
Paris Metro operates a vehicle from Balard to Concorde every 10 minutes. Tickets cost €2 and the journey takes 11 min. Alternatively, Bus RATP operates a bus from Desnouettes to Musee Du Louvre every 20 minutes. Tickets cost €1 - €3 and the journey takes 33 min.
Subway from Balard to Concorde
- Ave. Duration
- 11 min
- Every 10 minutes
- Estimated price
- RATP Paris
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