There are 3 ways to get from Musée d'Orsay to The Louvre by bus, car or foot
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Line 72 bus • 12 min
€1 - €3
2 alternative options
Drive • 1 min
Walk • 16 min
Musée d'Orsay to The Louvre by walk and bus
The journey time between Musée d'Orsay and The Louvre is around 2 min and covers a distance of around 5 km. The fastest journey normally takes 1 min. Services are operated by Bus RATP. Typically 936 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
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Musée d'Orsay to The Louvre walk and bus schedules
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Questions & Answers
The cost-effective way to get from Musée d'Orsay to The Louvre is to drive, which costs €1 and takes 1 min.
The quickest way to get from Musée d'Orsay to The Louvre is to drive which costs €1 and takes 1 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Pont De Solferino - Quai Des Tuileries and arriving at Quai Francois Mitterrand. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 min.
The distance between Musée d'Orsay and The Louvre is 723 meters. The road distance is 838 meters.
The best way to get from Musée d'Orsay to The Louvre without a car is to line 72 bus which takes 12 min and costs €1 - €3.
The line 72 bus from Pont De Solferino - Quai Des Tuileries to Quai Francois Mitterrand takes 3 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.
Musée d'Orsay to The Louvre bus services, operated by Bus RATP, depart from Pont De Solferino - Quai Des Tuileries station.
Musée d'Orsay to The Louvre bus services, operated by Bus RATP, arrive at Quai Francois Mitterrand station.
Yes, the driving distance between Musée d'Orsay to The Louvre is 838 meters. It takes approximately 1 min to drive from Musée d'Orsay to The Louvre.
There are 2414+ hotels available in The Louvre. Prices start at €75 per night.
What companies run services between Musée d'Orsay, France and The Louvre, France?
Bus RATP operates a bus from Pont De Solferino - Quai Des Tuileries to Quai Francois Mitterrand every 15 minutes. Tickets cost €1 - €3 and the journey takes 3 min.
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