There are 4 ways to get from Orsay to Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro) by train, bus, taxi or car
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Train • 40 min
€6 - €9
Bus • 47 min
€5 - €6
2 alternative options
Taxi • 26 min
€55 - €70
Drive • 26 min
€3 - €5
Orsay to Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro) by train
The train journey time between Orsay and Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro) is around 44 min and covers a distance of around 28 km. The fastest train normally takes 41 min. Operated by Paris RER, the Orsay to Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro) train service departs from Orsay Ville and arrives in Paris Gare De Lyon. Typically 456 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
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Orsay to Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro) train schedules
Trains departing Tuesday, August 3, 2021
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Orsay to Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro) is to drive which costs €3 - €5 and takes 26 min.
The quickest way to get from Orsay to Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro) is to taxi which costs €55 - €70 and takes 26 min.
No, there is no direct train from Orsay to Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro). However, there are services departing from Orsay Ville and arriving at Paris Gare De Lyon via Chatelet Les Halles. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 40 min.
The distance between Orsay and Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro) is 21 km. The road distance is 30 km.
The best way to get from Orsay to Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro) without a car is to train which takes 40 min and costs €5 - €9.
It takes approximately 40 min to get from Orsay to Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro), including transfers.
Orsay to Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro) train services, operated by Paris RER, depart from Orsay Ville station.
The best way to get from Orsay to Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro) is to train which takes 40 min and costs €5 - €9. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €5 - €6 and takes 47 min.
Orsay to Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro) train services, operated by Paris RER, arrive at Chatelet Les Halles station.
Yes, the driving distance between Orsay to Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro) is 30 km. It takes approximately 26 min to drive from Orsay to Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro).
What companies run services between Orsay, Île-de-France, France and Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro), France?
Paris RER operates a train from Orsay Ville to Chatelet Les Halles every 20 minutes. Tickets cost €4 - €7 and the journey takes 36 min. Alternatively, Bus RATP operates a bus from Place De La Republique-Orsay Rer to Chatelet 5 times a day. Tickets cost €3 - €4 and the journey takes 42 min.
The Réseau Express Régional (RER) has 5 lines that connect central Paris to the city suburbs, including notable destinations such as Charles de Gaulle airport, Disneyland Paris and Versailles. The RER is also a great option for getting around the city centre as it operates like an express subway train (like the Paris metro, but with fewer stops). If you’re travelling solely within central Paris Zone 1, you can use a Paris Metro ticket. If you’re travelling beyond Zone 1, you’ll need to purchase a Billet Ile-de-France. Children under 4 travel free on the RER.
Train from Orsay Ville to Chatelet Les Halles
- Ave. Duration
- 36 min
- Every 20 minutes
- Estimated price
- €4 - €7
- RATP Paris
- Ave. Duration
- 26 min
- Estimated price
- €55 - €70
Taxi in Paris
Joubert Sylvain - Taxi Etampes
- +33 6 09 22 91 08
Allô taxi Etampes
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