There are 4 ways to get from Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro) to Cité by subway, bus, taxi or foot
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Line 14 subway • 7 min
Line 72 bus • 16 min
1€ - 3€
2 alternative options
Taxi • 5 min
8€ - 11€
Walk • 33 min
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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.
The quickest way to get from Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro) to Cité is to taxi which costs 8€ - 11€ and takes 5 min.
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.
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.
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€.
The line 14 subway from Gare de Lyon to Châtelet takes 3 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.
Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro) to Cité bus services, operated by Bus RATP, depart from Gare De Lyon station.
Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro) to Cité train services, operated by Paris Metro, depart from Gare de Lyon station.
Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro) to Cité bus services, operated by Bus RATP, arrive at Hotel De Ville station.
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.
Subway from Gare de Lyon to Châtelet
- Ave. Duration
- 3 min
- Every 5 minutes
- Estimated price
- RATP Paris
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