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There are 4 ways to get from Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro) to Cité by subway, bus, taxi or foot

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Recommended option

Line 14 subway  •  7 min

  1. Take the line 14 subway from Gare de Lyon to Châtelet 14

2€

Cheapest option

Line 72 bus  •  16 min

  1. Take the line 72 bus from Gare De Lyon to Hotel De Ville 72

1€ - 3€

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro) to Cité 3.2 km

8€ - 11€

Walk  •  33 min

  1. Walk from Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro) to Cité 2.8 km

Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro) → Cité
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Cité is 800 130 000.

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The social distance requirement in Cité is 1 metre.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro) to Cité is to line 72 bus which costs 1€ - 3€ and takes 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro) to Cité is to taxi which costs 8€ - 11€ and takes 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Gare De Lyon and arriving at Hotel De Ville. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Gare de Lyon and arriving at Châtelet. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 min.

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The distance between Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro) and Cité is 2 km.

The best way to get from Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro) to Cité without a car is to line 14 subway which takes 7 min and costs 2€.

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The line 14 subway from Gare de Lyon to Châtelet takes 3 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro) to Cité bus services, operated by Bus RATP, depart from Gare De Lyon station.

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Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro) to Cité train services, operated by Paris Metro, depart from Gare de Lyon station.

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Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro) to Cité bus services, operated by Bus RATP, arrive at Hotel De Ville station.

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Map of how to get from Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro) to Cité.
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  • Distance: 2.4 km
  • Duration: 7 min

What companies run services between Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro), France and Cité, Île-de-France, France?

Paris Metro operates a vehicle from Gare de Lyon to Châtelet every 5 minutes. Tickets cost 2€ and the journey takes 3 min. Alternatively, Bus RATP operates a bus from Gare De Lyon to Hotel De Ville every 15 minutes. Tickets cost 1€ - 3€ and the journey takes 10 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Bus RATP
Phone
3424
Website
ratp.fr
Bus from Gare De Lyon to Hotel De Ville
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
1€ - 3€
Website
ratp.fr
Other operators
Taxi from Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro) to Cité
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
8€ - 11€
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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Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro) to Cité train services, operated by Paris Metro, arrive at Châtelet station.

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