There are 7 ways to get from Eiffel Tower to La Défense by bus, train, subway, 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.

Recommended option

Bus, train  •  20 min

  1. Take the bus from Tour Eiffel to Etoile/Champs Elysées Direct 2
  2. Take the train from Charles De Gaulle Etoile to La Defense A

$22 - $23

Cheapest option

Bikeshare  •  28 min

  1. Cycle from Octave Gréard-Tour Eiffel to Beffroy 3.7 miles

$2

5 alternative options

Line 42 bus, line 1 subway  •  28 min

  1. Take the line 42 bus from Tour Eiffel to Rond-Point Des Champs-Elysees 42
  2. Take the line 1 subway from Franklin-Roosevelt to La Défense 1

$5

Train, line 73 bus  •  36 min

  1. Take the train from Champ De Mars Tour Eiffel to Neuilly Porte Maillot C
  2. Take the line 73 bus from Porte Maillot - Palais Des Congres to La Defense-Metro-Rer-Tramway. 73

$6 - $7

Taxi  •  7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Eiffel Tower to La Défense 4.4 miles

$15 - $18

Uber  •  7 min

  1. Take an Uber from Eiffel Tower to La Défense 4.4 miles

$30 - $45

Walk  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Walk from Eiffel Tower to La Défense 4.4 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Eiffel Tower to La Défense is to Bikeshare which costs 2€ and takes 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Eiffel Tower to La Défense is to taxi which costs 12€ - 16€ and takes 7 min.

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The distance between Eiffel Tower and La Défense is 6 km.

It takes approximately 20 min to get from Eiffel Tower to La Défense, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Eiffel Tower, France and La Défense, France?

There is no direct connection from Eiffel Tower to La Défense. However, you can take the walk to Tour Eiffel, take the bus to Etoile/Champs Elysées, take the walk to Charles De Gaulle Etoile, then take the train to La Defense. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Eiffel Tower to La Défense via Tour Eiffel, Rond-Point Des Champs-Elysees, and Franklin-Roosevelt in around 28 min.

Train operators
Paris Metro
Phone
3424
Website
ratp.fr
Subway from Franklin-Roosevelt to La Défense
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ratp.fr
Transilien
Website
transilien.com
Train from Champ De Mars Tour Eiffel to Neuilly Porte Maillot
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
transilien.com
Bus operators
Le Bus Direct
Phone
+33 810 81 20 01
Website
lebusdirect.com
Bus from Tour Eiffel to Etoile/Champs Elysées
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
lebusdirect.com
Bus RATP
Phone
3424
Website
ratp.fr
Bus from Tour Eiffel to Rond-Point Des Champs-Elysees
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
ratp.fr
Bus from Porte Maillot - Palais Des Congres to La Defense-Metro-Rer-Tramway.
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
ratp.fr
Other operators
Uber Paris
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Eiffel Tower to La Défense
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$30 - $45
uberGREEN
$40 - $55
uberX
$26 - $35
UberVAN
$26 - $35
Velib
Website
en.velib.paris.fr
Bike from Octave Gréard-Tour Eiffel to Beffroy
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$2
Bikeshare
$2
Taxi from Eiffel Tower to La Défense
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$15 - $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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