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There are 5 ways to get from Palace of Fontainebleau to Château de Versailles by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train via Paris Gare De Lyon  •  2h 30m

  1. Take the train from Fontainebleau Avon to Paris Gare De Lyon R / ...
  2. Take the train from Bibliotheque F. Mitterrand to VERSAILLES RIVE GAUCHE Château de Versailles C

€28 - €47

Cheapest option

Train  •  3h 43m

  1. Take the train from Melun to Juvisy D
  2. Take the train from Juvisy to VERSAILLES RIVE GAUCHE Château de Versailles C

€14 - €18

3 alternative options

Train, line 483 bus  •  3h 22m

  1. Take the train from Melun to Villeneuve Saint-Georges D
  2. Take the line 483 bus from Gare de Villeneuve-Saint-Georges to Gare de Choisy-le-Roi 483
  3. Take the train from Choisy Le Roi to VERSAILLES RIVE GAUCHE Château de Versailles C

Taxi  •  53 min

  1. Take a taxi from Palace of Fontainebleau to Château de Versailles 71.2 km

€130 - €160

Drive  •  53 min

  1. Drive from Palace of Fontainebleau to Château de Versailles 71.2 km

€7 - €12

Palace of Fontainebleau to Château de Versailles by walk, bus, train and subway

The journey time between Palace of Fontainebleau and Château de Versailles is around 2h 15m and covers a distance of around 90 km. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 54m. Services are operated by Aérial, Les Cars Bleus, Transilien and others. Typically 212 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
2h 15m
Fastest journey time:
1h 54m
Journey distance:
90 km
Services per week:
212
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
4 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:25
Last service departs at:
22:28

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Palace of Fontainebleau to Château de Versailles walk, bus, train and subway schedules

Walk services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated

Departing Sunday

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.
Palace of Fontainebleau → Château de Versailles
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Palace of Fontainebleau to Château de Versailles is to drive which costs €7 - €12 and takes 53 min.

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The fastest way to get from Palace of Fontainebleau to Château de Versailles is to taxi which takes 53 min and costs €130 - €160.

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The distance between Palace of Fontainebleau and Château de Versailles is 62 km. The road distance is 71.2 km.

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The best way to get from Palace of Fontainebleau to Château de Versailles without a car is to train via Paris Gare De Lyon which takes 2h 30m and costs €28 - €50.

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It takes approximately 2h 30m to get from Palace of Fontainebleau to Château de Versailles, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Palace of Fontainebleau to Château de Versailles is 71 km. It takes approximately 53 min to drive from Palace of Fontainebleau to Château de Versailles.

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Map of how to get from Palace of Fontainebleau to Château de Versailles.
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  • Distance: 61.8 km
  • Duration: 2h 30m

What companies run services between Palace of Fontainebleau, France and Château de Versailles, France?

You can take a train from Palace of Fontainebleau to Château de Versailles via Chateau, Gare Depose, Fontainebleau Avon, Paris Gare De Lyon, Gare de Lyon, Bibliothèque-François Mitterrand, Bibliotheque F. Mitterrand, and VERSAILLES RIVE GAUCHE Château de Versailles in around 2h 30m.

Train operators
Transilien

Transilien is a suburban rail network operated by SNCF that departs from major Paris train stations and connects the Ile de France region. Transilien operates the following lines: RER A, B, C, D, and E; Transilien trains H, J, K, L, N, P, R and U; Tram 4 and 11 Express; and the Noctilien night bus. Tickets and passes can be purchased from ‘Ile-de-France’ ticket machines and desks in train, Metro and RER stations.

Contact Details
Website
transilien.com
Train from Fontainebleau Avon to Paris Gare De Lyon
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8 - €11
Website
Transilien
Train from Bibliotheque F. Mitterrand to VERSAILLES RIVE GAUCHE Château de Versailles
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Website
Transilien
Train from Melun to Villeneuve Saint-Georges
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€5 - €7
Website
Transilien
Train from Choisy Le Roi to VERSAILLES RIVE GAUCHE Château de Versailles
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€5 - €7
Website
Transilien
Train from Melun to Juvisy
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€6 - €8
Website
Transilien
Train from Juvisy to VERSAILLES RIVE GAUCHE Château de Versailles
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€6 - €8
Website
Transilien
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Fontainebleau-Avon to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€22 - €40
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Bus operators
Bord de l'Eau
Website
navitia.io
Bus from Gare de Villeneuve-Saint-Georges to Gare de Choisy-le-Roi
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
navitia.io
Other operators
Taxi from Palace of Fontainebleau to Château de Versailles
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
€130 - €160
Radio Taxis Fontainebleau
Phone
+33 1 64 22 00 06
Website
taxis-fontainebleau-avon.fr
Aux taxis de Fontainebleau
Phone
+33 6 07 30 13 09

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