There are 9 ways to get from Eiffel Tower to Bastille by train, subway, bus, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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RER  •  19 min

  1. Take the RER from Paris Champ de Mars/TourEiffel to Paris Austerlitz RER RER / ...

$1 - $5

8 alternative options

Train, line 5 subway  •  28 min

  1. Take the train from Champ De Mars Tour Eiffel to Gare D'austerlitz C
  2. Take the line 5 subway from Gare d'Austerlitz to Bastille 5

$6 - $7

Line 8 subway  •  29 min

  1. Take the line 8 subway from Ecole Militaire to Bastille 8

$3

Line 69 bus  •  39 min

  1. Take the line 69 bus from Rapp - La Bourdonnais to Bastille 69 / ...

$3

Line 69 bus via Champ De Mars  •  41 min

  1. Take the line 69 bus from Champ De Mars to Bastille 69 / ...

$3

Taxi  •  7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Eiffel Tower to Bastille 4.2 miles

$14 - $18

Uber  •  7 min

  1. Take an Uber from Eiffel Tower to Bastille 4.2 miles

$13 - $19

Walk  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Walk from Eiffel Tower to Bastille 4 miles

Bikeshare  •  34 min

  1. Cycle from Octave Gréard-Tour Eiffel to Richard Lenoir-Place De La Bastille 4.5 miles

$2

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Eiffel Tower to Bastille is to Bikeshare which costs 2€ and takes 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Eiffel Tower to Bastille is to taxi which costs 12€ - 15€ and takes 7 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rapp - La Bourdonnais and arriving at Bastille. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 34 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Paris Champ de Mars/TourEiffel and arriving at Paris Austerlitz RER. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 14 min.

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The distance between Eiffel Tower and Bastille is 6 km.

The best way to get from Eiffel Tower to Bastille without a car is to RER which takes 19 min and costs 1€ - 4€.

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The RER from Paris Champ de Mars/TourEiffel to Paris Austerlitz RER takes 14 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Eiffel Tower to Bastille bus services, operated by Bus RATP, depart from Rapp - La Bourdonnais station.

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Map of how to get from Eiffel Tower to Bastille.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 3.5 miles
  • Duration: 19 min

What companies run services between Eiffel Tower, France and Bastille, Île-de-France, France?

Paris RER operates a train from Eiffel Tower to Bastille every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 14 min. Transilien also services this route every 10 minutes. Alternatively, Bus RATP operates a bus from Eiffel Tower to Bastille every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 34 min.

Train operators
Transilien
Website
transilien.com
Train from Champ De Mars Tour Eiffel to Gare D'austerlitz
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
transilien.com
Train from Champ De Mars Tour Eiffel to Gare D'austerlitz
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
transilien.com
Paris Metro
Phone
3424
Website
ratp.fr
Subway from Gare d'Austerlitz to Bastille
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ratp.fr
Subway from Ecole Militaire to Bastille
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ratp.fr
Bus operators
Bus RATP
Phone
3424
Website
ratp.fr
Bus from Rapp - La Bourdonnais to Bastille
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
ratp.fr
Bus from Champ De Mars to Bastille
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
ratp.fr
Other operators
Uber Paris
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Eiffel Tower to Bastille
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$13 - $19
Green
$15 - $21
UberX
$12 - $17
Van
$23 - $30
Velib
Website
en.velib.paris.fr
Bike from Octave Gréard-Tour Eiffel to Richard Lenoir-Place De La Bastille
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$2
Bikeshare
$2
Taxi from Eiffel Tower to Bastille
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Les Taxis Bleus
Phone
+33 891 70 10 10
Website
taxis-bleus.com
Taxis G7
Phone
+33 1 41 27 66 99
Website
taxisg7.com
Alpha Taxis
Phone
+33 1 45 85 85 85
Website
alpha-taxis-paris.fr

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