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There are 6 ways to get from Gare Montparnasse to Gare de l'Est by subway, bus, taxi or foot

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

Line 4 subway  •  18 min

  1. Take the line 4 subway from Montparnasse-Bienvenue to Gare de l'Est 4

Cheapest option

Line 39 bus  •  40 min

  1. Take the line 39 bus from Gare Montparnasse to Valenciennes 39

4 alternative options

Line 4 subway via Gare Montparnasse  •  20 min

  1. Take the line 4 subway from Montparnasse-Bienvenue to Gare de l'Est 4

Bus  •  30 min

  1. Take the bus from Gare Montparnasse to Gare de l'Est N02 / ...

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Gare Montparnasse to Gare de l'Est 6.4 km

Walk  •  1h 7m

  1. Walk from Gare Montparnasse to Gare de l'Est 5.6 km

Gare Montparnasse to Gare de l'Est by bus and subway

The journey time between Gare Montparnasse and Gare de l'Est is around 22 min and covers a distance of around 6 km. This includes an average layover time of around 5 min. The fastest journey normally takes 19 min. Services are operated by Bus RATP and Paris Metro. Typically 2155 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
16 min
Layover time:
5 min
Total time:
22 min

Route information

Fastest journey time:
19 min
Journey distance:
6 km
Services per week:
2155
Cheapest price:
€3
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.

Gare Montparnasse to Gare de l'Est bus and subway schedules

Departing Sunday, October 17, 2021

Gare Montparnasse → Gare de l'Est
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Health pass is required for long-distance travel by plane, train or coach, as well as in some public venues
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Gare de l'Est is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Gare de l'Est is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Gare de l'Est is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 130 000.

Last updated: 13 Oct 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: European Union.

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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Gare Montparnasse to Gare de l'Est is to line 4 subway via Gare Montparnasse, which costs €2 and takes 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gare Montparnasse to Gare de l'Est is to taxi which costs €14 - €17 and takes 9 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Gare Montparnasse and arriving at Gare de l'Est. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Montparnasse-Bienvenue and arriving at Gare de l'Est. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15 min.

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The distance between Gare Montparnasse and Gare de l'Est is 5 km.

The best way to get from Gare Montparnasse to Gare de l'Est without a car is to line 4 subway which takes 18 min and costs €3 - €4.

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It takes approximately 18 min to get from Gare Montparnasse to Gare de l'Est, including transfers.

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Gare Montparnasse to Gare de l'Est bus services, operated by Noctilien, depart from Gare Montparnasse station.

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Gare Montparnasse to Gare de l'Est train services, operated by Paris Metro, depart from Montparnasse-Bienvenue station.

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Gare Montparnasse to Gare de l'Est bus services, operated by Noctilien, arrive at Gare de l'Est station.

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Map of how to get from Gare Montparnasse to Gare de l'Est.
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  • Distance: 4.8 km
  • Duration: 18 min

What companies run services between Gare Montparnasse, Île-de-France, France and Gare de l'Est, Île-de-France, France?

Paris Metro operates a vehicle from Montparnasse-Bienvenue to Gare de l'Est every 5 minutes. Tickets cost €2 and the journey takes 15 min. Alternatively, Noctilien operates a bus from Gare Montparnasse to Gare de l'Est every 20 minutes, and the journey takes 30 min. Bus RATP also services this route every 10 minutes.

Train operators
Paris Metro
Bus operators
Noctilien
Website
navitia.io
Bus from Gare Montparnasse to Gare de l'Est
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Schedules at
navitia.io
Bus RATP
Phone
3424
Website
ratp.fr
Bus from Gare Montparnasse to Gare de l'Est
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
ratp.fr
Bus from Gare Montparnasse to Valenciennes
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
ratp.fr
Other operators
Taxi from Gare Montparnasse to Gare de l'Est
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
€14 - €17
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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