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There are 4 ways to get from Versailles to Eiffel Tower by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  34 min

  1. Take the train from VERSAILLES RIVE GAUCHE Château de Versailles to Champ De Mars Tour Eiffel C

€3 - €5

3 alternative options

Line 171 bus, line 72 bus  •  1h 1m

  1. Take the line 171 bus from Hotel De Ville De Versailles to Pont De Sevres 171
  2. Take the line 72 bus from Porte De Saint-Cloud to Pont D'iena 72

€5 - €7

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Versailles to Eiffel Tower 16 km

€30 - €40

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Versailles to Eiffel Tower 16 km

€1 - €3

Versailles to Eiffel Tower by train and walk

The journey time between Versailles and Eiffel Tower is around 26 min and covers a distance of around 16 km. The fastest journey normally takes 25 min. Operated by Transilien, the Versailles to Eiffel Tower service departs from VERSAILLES RIVE GAUCHE Château de Versailles and arrives in Eiffel Tower. Typically 465 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
26 min
Fastest journey time:
25 min
Journey distance:
16 km
Services per week:
465
Cheapest price:
€3
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
04:55
Last service departs at:
23:55

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Versailles to Eiffel Tower train and walk schedules

Train 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.
Versailles → Eiffel Tower
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Eiffel Tower is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Eiffel Tower is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Eiffel Tower is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 130 000.

Last updated: 28 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Versailles to Eiffel Tower is to drive, which costs €1 - €3 and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Versailles to Eiffel Tower is to taxi which costs €30 - €40 and takes 17 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from VERSAILLES RIVE GAUCHE Château de Versailles and arriving at Champ De Mars Tour Eiffel. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 26 min.

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The distance between Versailles and Eiffel Tower is 13 km. The road distance is 16 km.

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The best way to get from Versailles to Eiffel Tower without a car is to train which takes 34 min and costs €3 - €5.

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The train from VERSAILLES RIVE GAUCHE Château de Versailles to Champ De Mars Tour Eiffel takes 26 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Versailles to Eiffel Tower train services, operated by Transilien, depart from VERSAILLES RIVE GAUCHE Château de Versailles station.

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The best way to get from Versailles to Eiffel Tower is to train which takes 34 min and costs €3 - €5. Alternatively, you can line 171 bus and line 72 bus, which costs €4 - €8 and takes 1h 1m.

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Versailles to Eiffel Tower train services, operated by Transilien, arrive at Champ De Mars Tour Eiffel station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Versailles to Eiffel Tower is 16 km. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from Versailles to Eiffel Tower.

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Map of how to get from Versailles to Eiffel Tower.
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  • Distance: 13.2 km
  • Duration: 34 min

What companies run services between Versailles, France and Eiffel Tower, France?

Transilien operates a train from VERSAILLES RIVE GAUCHE Château de Versailles to Champ De Mars Tour Eiffel every 30 minutes. Tickets cost €3 - €5 and the journey takes 26 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Versailles to Eiffel Tower via Pont De Sevres, Pont de Sèvres, Porte de Saint-Cloud, Porte De Saint-Cloud, and Pont D'iena in around 1h 1m.

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 VERSAILLES RIVE GAUCHE Château de Versailles to Champ De Mars Tour Eiffel
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€3 - €5
Website
Transilien
Bus operators
Bus RATP
Phone
3424
Website
ratp.fr
Bus from Hotel De Ville De Versailles to Pont De Sevres
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
ratp.fr
Bus from Porte De Saint-Cloud to Pont D'iena
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
ratp.fr
Other operators
Taxi from Versailles to Eiffel Tower
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
€30 - €40
Taxis G7
Phone
+33 1 41 27 66 99
Website
g7.fr
Taxi in Paris
Phone
+33 9 77217272
Website
taxiinparis.fr
Grey Shuttle
Phone
+33 673 876 840
Website
greyshuttle.com

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