There are 4 ways to get from Chatelet to The Louvre by subway, bus, taxi or foot
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Line 1 subway • 7 min
Line 21 bus • 16 min
€1 - €2
2 alternative options
Taxi • 2 min
€6 - €8
Walk • 18 min
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.
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The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Chatelet to The Louvre subway and walk schedules
Departing Thursday, July 29, 2021
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Last updated: 26 Jul 2021
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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.
The quickest way to get from Chatelet to The Louvre is to taxi which costs €6 - €8 and takes 2 min.
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.
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.
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.
The line 1 subway from Châtelet to Palais-Royal takes 2 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.
Chatelet to The Louvre bus services, operated by Bus RATP, depart from Rivoli - Chatelet station.
Chatelet to The Louvre train services, operated by Paris Metro, depart from Châtelet station.
Chatelet to The Louvre bus services, operated by Bus RATP, arrive at Louvre - Rivoli station.
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.
Subway from Châtelet to Palais-Royal
- Ave. Duration
- 2 min
- Every 5 minutes
- Estimated price
- RATP Paris
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