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There are 6 ways to get from Bastille to The Louvre by subway, bus, night bus, taxi or foot

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Line 1 subway  •  12 min

  1. Take the line 1 subway from Bastille to Palais-Royal 1

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Line 69 bus via Louvre - Rivoli  •  22 min

  1. Take the line 69 bus from Bastille - Rue Saint-Antoine to Louvre - Rivoli 69

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Line 69 bus  •  20 min

  1. Take the line 69 bus from Bastille - Rue Saint-Antoine to Palais Royal - Musée du Louvre 69 / ...

Night bus  •  50 min

  1. Take the night bus from Lyon - Ledru Rollin to Pont du Carrousel - Quai Voltaire N01

Taxi  •  6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bastille to The Louvre 4.4 km

Walk  •  37 min

  1. Walk from Bastille to The Louvre 3.1 km

Bastille to The Louvre by subway and walk

The journey time between Bastille and The Louvre is around 6 min and covers a distance of around 3 km. The fastest journey normally takes 6 min. Services are operated by Paris Metro. Typically 3112 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Route information

Average journey time:
6 min
Fastest journey time:
6 min
Journey distance:
3 km
Services per week:
3112
Cheapest price:
€2
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:00
Last service departs at:
23:55

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Bastille to The Louvre subway and walk schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Bastille to The Louvre is to line 69 bus via Louvre - Rivoli which costs €1 - €2 and takes 22 min.

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The fastest way to get from Bastille to The Louvre is to taxi which takes 6 min and costs €10 - €13.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bastille - Rue Saint-Antoine and arriving at Palais Royal - Musée du Louvre. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 16 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bastille and arriving at Palais-Royal. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 min.

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The distance between Bastille and The Louvre is 3 km.

The best way to get from Bastille to The Louvre without a car is to line 1 subway which takes 12 min and costs €2.

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The line 1 subway from Bastille to Palais-Royal takes 7 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Bastille to The Louvre bus services, operated by Bus RATP, depart from Bastille - Rue Saint-Antoine station.

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Bastille to The Louvre train services, operated by Paris Metro, depart from Bastille station.

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Bastille to The Louvre bus services, operated by Bus RATP, arrive at Palais Royal - Musée du Louvre station.

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Map of how to get from Bastille to The Louvre.
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  • Distance: 2.6 km
  • Duration: 12 min

What companies run services between Bastille, Île-de-France, France and The Louvre, France?

Paris Metro operates a vehicle from Bastille to Palais-Royal every 5 minutes. Tickets cost €2 and the journey takes 7 min. Alternatively, Bus RATP operates a bus from Bastille - Rue Saint-Antoine to Palais Royal - Musée du Louvre every 15 minutes. Tickets cost €1 - €2 and the journey takes 16 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Bus RATP
Phone
3424
Website
ratp.fr
Bus from Bastille - Rue Saint-Antoine to Palais Royal - Musée du Louvre
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €2
Website
ratp.fr
Bus from Bastille - Rue Saint-Antoine to Louvre - Rivoli
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €2
Website
ratp.fr
Night bus from Lyon - Ledru Rollin to Pont du Carrousel - Quai Voltaire
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
ratp.fr
Other operators
Taxi from Bastille to The Louvre
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Taxis G7
Phone
+33 1 41 27 66 99
Website
g7.fr
Taxi in Paris
Phone
+33 9 77217272
Website
taxiinparis.fr
Grey Shuttle
Phone
+33 673 876 840
Website
greyshuttle.com

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Bastille to The Louvre train services, operated by Paris Metro, arrive at Palais-Royal station.

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