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Train • 28 min
Bus • 31 min
3 alternative options
Taxi • 18 min
Drive • 18 min
Rideshare • 39 min
Saint-Germain-en-Laye to Paris by train
The train journey time between Saint-Germain-en-Laye and Paris is around 28 min and covers a distance of around 22 km. Operated by Paris RER, the Saint-Germain-en-Laye to Paris train service departs from Saint-Germain-en-Laye and arrives in Châtelet les Halles. Typically 770 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
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The most affordable way to get from Saint-Germain-en-Laye to Paris is to bus, which costs €2 - €4 and takes 31 min.
The quickest way to get from Saint-Germain-en-Laye to Paris is to taxi which costs €28 - €35 and takes 18 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Saint-Germain-en-Laye RER and arriving at Porte Maillot. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 31 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Saint-Germain-en-Laye and arriving at Châtelet les Halles. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 28 min.
The distance between Saint-Germain-en-Laye and Paris is 20 km. The road distance is 16.9 km.
The best way to get from Saint-Germain-en-Laye to Paris without a car is to train which takes 28 min and costs €4 - €6.
The train from Saint-Germain-en-Laye to Châtelet les Halles takes 28 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.
Saint-Germain-en-Laye to Paris bus services, operated by Bus RATP, depart from Saint-Germain-en-Laye RER station.
Saint-Germain-en-Laye to Paris train services, operated by Paris RER, depart from Saint-Germain-en-Laye station.
The best way to get from Saint-Germain-en-Laye to Paris is to train which takes 28 min and costs €4 - €6. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €2 - €4 and takes 31 min.
What companies run services between Saint-Germain-en-Laye, France and Paris, France?
Paris RER operates a train from Saint-Germain-en-Laye to Châtelet les Halles every 15 minutes. Tickets cost €4 - €6 and the journey takes 28 min. Alternatively, Bus RATP operates a bus from Saint-Germain-en-Laye RER to Porte Maillot every 4 hours. Tickets cost €2 - €4 and the journey takes 31 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 Saint-Germain-en-Laye to Châtelet les Halles
- Ave. Duration
- 28 min
- Every 15 minutes
- Estimated price
- €4 - €6
- RATP Paris
- Ave. Duration
- 18 min
- Estimated price
- €28 - €35
Taxi vtc Paris 18
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Saint-Germain-en-Laye to Paris bus services, operated by Bus RATP, arrive at Porte Maillot station.
Saint-Germain-en-Laye to Paris train services, operated by Paris RER, arrive at Châtelet les Halles station.
Yes, the driving distance between Saint-Germain-en-Laye to Paris is 17 km. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from Saint-Germain-en-Laye to Paris.
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