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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. Take the line 72 bus from Pont De Solferino - Quai Des Tuileries to Quai Francois Mitterrand 72 / ...

€1 - €3

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Drive  •  1 min

  1. Drive from Musée d'Orsay to The Louvre 838 meters

€1

Walk  •  16 min

  1. Walk from Musée d'Orsay to The Louvre 1.3 km

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.

Route overview

Average journey time:
2 min
Fastest journey time:
1 min
Services per week:
936
Cheapest price:
€1
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:10
Last service departs at:
23:52

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Musée d'Orsay to The Louvre walk and bus schedules

Walk services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
Musée d'Orsay → The Louvre
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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.

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The quickest way to get from Musée d'Orsay to The Louvre is to drive which costs €1 and takes 1 min.

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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.

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The distance between Musée d'Orsay and The Louvre is 723 meters. The road distance is 838 meters.

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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.

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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.

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Musée d'Orsay to The Louvre bus services, operated by Bus RATP, depart from Pont De Solferino - Quai Des Tuileries station.

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Musée d'Orsay to The Louvre bus services, operated by Bus RATP, arrive at Quai Francois Mitterrand station.

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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.

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Map of how to get from Musée d'Orsay to The Louvre.
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  • Distance: 723 meters
  • Duration: 12 min

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.

Bus operators
Bus RATP
Phone
3424
Website
ratp.fr
Bus from Pont De Solferino - Quai Des Tuileries to Quai Francois Mitterrand
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
ratp.fr

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