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There are 4 ways to get from Chatelet to The Louvre by subway, bus, taxi or foot

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Recommended option

Line 1 subway  •  7 min

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

€2

Cheapest option

Line 21 bus  •  16 min

  1. Take the line 21 bus from Rivoli - Chatelet to Louvre - Rivoli 69 / ...

€1 - €2

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  2 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chatelet to The Louvre 2.1 km

€6 - €8

Walk  •  18 min

  1. Walk from Chatelet to The Louvre 1.5 km

Chatelet to The Louvre by subway and walk

The journey time between Chatelet and The Louvre is around 2 min and covers a distance of around 1 km. The fastest journey normally takes 2 min. Operated by Paris Metro, the Chatelet to The Louvre service departs from Châtelet and arrives in The Louvre. Typically 3085 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
2 min
Fastest journey time:
2 min
Journey distance:
1 km
Services per week:
3085
Cheapest price:
€2
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:04
Last service departs at:
23:59

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Chatelet to The Louvre subway and walk schedules

Chatelet → The Louvre
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chatelet to The Louvre is to line 21 bus which costs €1 - €2 and takes 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chatelet to The Louvre is to taxi which costs €6 - €8 and takes 2 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rivoli - Chatelet and arriving at Louvre - Rivoli. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Châtelet and arriving at Palais-Royal. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 min.

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It is approximately 933 meters to get from Chatelet to The Louvre.

The best way to get from Chatelet to The Louvre without a car is to line 1 subway which takes 7 min and costs €2.

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The line 1 subway from Châtelet to Palais-Royal takes 2 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Chatelet to The Louvre bus services, operated by Bus RATP, depart from Rivoli - Chatelet station.

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

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Chatelet to The Louvre bus services, operated by Bus RATP, arrive at Louvre - Rivoli station.

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Map of how to get from Chatelet to The Louvre.
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  • Distance: 933 meters
  • Duration: 7 min

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

Paris Metro operates a vehicle from Châtelet to Palais-Royal every 5 minutes. Tickets cost €2 and the journey takes 2 min. Alternatively, Bus RATP operates a bus from Rivoli - Chatelet to Louvre - Rivoli every 5 minutes. Tickets cost €1 - €2 and the journey takes 5 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Bus RATP
Phone
3424
Website
ratp.fr
Bus from Rivoli - Chatelet to Louvre - Rivoli
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €2
Website
ratp.fr
Other operators
Taxi from Chatelet to The Louvre
Ave. Duration
2 min
Estimated price
€6 - €8
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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Chatelet to The Louvre train services, operated by Paris Metro, arrive at Palais-Royal station.

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