There are 4 ways to get from Paris to Gif-sur-Yvette by train, bus, taxi or car
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Train • 38 min
€5 - €8
Bus • 1h 6m
€3 - €5
2 alternative options
Taxi • 29 min
€60 - €75
Drive • 29 min
€3 - €6
Paris to Gif-sur-Yvette by train
The train journey time between Paris and Gif-sur-Yvette is around 38 min and covers a distance of around 28 km. The fastest train normally takes 38 min. Operated by Paris RER, the Paris to Gif-sur-Yvette train service departs from Saint-Michel-Notre-Dame and arrives in Gif Sur Yvette. Typically 456 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
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Paris to Gif-sur-Yvette train schedules
Trains departing Tuesday, August 3, 2021
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Last updated: 1 Aug 2021
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Paris to Gif-sur-Yvette is to bus which costs €3 - €5 and takes 1h 6m.
The quickest way to get from Paris to Gif-sur-Yvette is to taxi which costs €60 - €75 and takes 29 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Chatelet and arriving at Gif-Sur-Yvette Rer. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 6m.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Saint-Michel-Notre-Dame and arriving at Gif Sur Yvette. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 38 min.
The distance between Paris and Gif-sur-Yvette is 25 km. The road distance is 32.5 km.
The best way to get from Paris to Gif-sur-Yvette without a car is to train which takes 38 min and costs €5 - €8.
The train from Saint-Michel-Notre-Dame to Gif Sur Yvette takes 38 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.
Paris to Gif-sur-Yvette bus services, operated by Bus RATP, depart from Chatelet station.
Paris to Gif-sur-Yvette train services, operated by Paris RER, depart from Saint-Michel-Notre-Dame station.
The best way to get from Paris to Gif-sur-Yvette is to train which takes 38 min and costs €5 - €8. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €3 - €5 and takes 1h 6m.
What companies run services between Paris, France and Gif-sur-Yvette, France?
Paris RER operates a train from Saint-Michel-Notre-Dame to Gif Sur Yvette every 15 minutes. Tickets cost €5 - €8 and the journey takes 38 min. Alternatively, Bus RATP operates a bus from Chatelet to Gif-Sur-Yvette Rer 5 times a day. Tickets cost €3 - €5 and the journey takes 1h 6m.
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 Saint-Michel-Notre-Dame to Gif Sur Yvette
- Ave. Duration
- 38 min
- Every 15 minutes
- Estimated price
- €5 - €8
- RATP Paris
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Paris to Gif-sur-Yvette bus services, operated by Bus RATP, arrive at Gif-Sur-Yvette Rer station.
Paris to Gif-sur-Yvette train services, operated by Paris RER, arrive at Gif Sur Yvette station.
Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Gif-sur-Yvette is 33 km. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from Paris to Gif-sur-Yvette.
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