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There are 6 ways to get from Gare de l'Est (Paris Métro) to The Louvre by subway, bus, night bus, taxi or foot

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Line 7 subway

  1. Take the line 7 subway from Gare de l'Est to Palais-Royal

Cheapest option

Line 39 bus

  1. Take the line 39 bus from Gare Du Nord - Dunkerque to Palais Royal - Comedie Francaise

4 alternative options

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Gare De L'est to Pont Des Arts - Quai De Conti

Night bus

  1. Take the night bus from Gare De L'est to Pont Du Carrousel - Quai Voltaire

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Gare de l'Est (Paris Métro) to The Louvre

Walk

  1. Walk from Gare de l'Est (Paris Métro) to The Louvre

Gare de l'Est (Paris Métro) to The Louvre by subway and walk

The journey time between Gare de l'Est (Paris Métro) and The Louvre is around 9 min and covers a distance of around 3 km. The fastest journey normally takes 9 min. Operated by Paris Metro, the Gare de l'Est (Paris Métro) to The Louvre service departs from Gare de l'Est and arrives in The Louvre. Typically 2025 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Route information

Average journey time:
9 min
Fastest journey time:
9 min
Journey distance:
3 km
Services per week:
2025
Cheapest price:
€2
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:01
Last service departs at:
23:56

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Gare de l'Est (Paris Métro) to The Louvre subway and walk schedules

Gare de l'Est (Paris Métro) → The Louvre
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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 The Louvre is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in The Louvre is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in The Louvre 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: 15 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Gare de l'Est (Paris Métro) to The Louvre is to line 39 bus which costs €1 - €3 and takes 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gare de l'Est (Paris Métro) to The Louvre is to taxi which costs €11 - €14 and takes 6 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Gare De L'est and arriving at Pont Des Arts - Quai De Conti. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Gare de l'Est and arriving at Palais-Royal. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 min.

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The distance between Gare de l'Est (Paris Métro) and The Louvre is 2 km.

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

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The line 7 subway from Gare de l'Est to Palais-Royal takes 10 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Gare de l'Est (Paris Métro) to The Louvre bus services, operated by Bus RATP, depart from Gare De L'est station.

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Gare de l'Est (Paris Métro) to The Louvre train services, operated by Paris Metro, depart from Gare de l'Est station.

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Gare de l'Est (Paris Métro) to The Louvre bus services, operated by Bus RATP, arrive at Pont Des Arts - Quai De Conti station.

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Map of how to get from Gare de l'Est (Paris Métro) to The Louvre.
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  • Distance: 2.3 km
  • Duration: 14 min

What companies run services between Gare de l'Est (Paris Métro), France and The Louvre, France?

Paris Metro operates a vehicle from Gare de l'Est to Palais-Royal every 5 minutes. Tickets cost €2 and the journey takes 10 min. Alternatively, Bus RATP operates a bus from Gare De L'est to Pont Des Arts - Quai De Conti hourly. Tickets cost €1 - €3 and the journey takes 13 min.

Train operators
Paris Metro
Bus operators
Bus RATP
Phone
3424
Website
ratp.fr
Bus from Gare De L'est to Pont Des Arts - Quai De Conti
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
ratp.fr
Bus from Gare Du Nord - Dunkerque to Palais Royal - Comedie Francaise
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
ratp.fr
Night bus from Gare De L'est to Pont Du Carrousel - Quai Voltaire
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€2 - €3
Website
ratp.fr
Other operators
Taxi from Gare de l'Est (Paris Métro) to The Louvre
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
€11 - €14
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 l'Est (Paris Métro) to The Louvre train services, operated by Paris Metro, arrive at Palais-Royal station.

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