Paris Gare d’Austerlitz Train Station

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Click the ‘Book a Train’ button and you’ll be able to receive real-time booking information including: schedules, best ticket price options, travel times. You’ll be able to make an immediate secure reservation and ticket purchase from the official vendor with client service generally in your own language. In most instances you’ll be able to print your own e-ticket or retrieve it from a distributor on arrival in France or have it delivered before departure.

Below, click on the link for your home country to see information in your language and check Real Time Schedules, Prices and Travel Times and make A SECURE PURCHASE.

France and European City to City Train Tickets:

Train travel to and from the Thiers train station offers you downtown to downtown comfortable and efficient rail service. No hassle with early arrivals, delays and luggage security checks. You can take unlimited weight and reasonably bulky items on board. European rail is the way to travel and really see the French countryside.

USA – UK – Argentina – Australia – Belgium-Fr – Belgium-Nl – Brazil – Canada – France – GCC Countries – Germany – Hong Kong – India – Israel – Italy – Japan-Jp – Mexico, Central America, Caribbean – Netherlands – New Zealand – Singapore – South Africa – Spain – Switzerland-Fr – Switzerland-De – Rest of the world (English) – Rest of the world (Español) – 中国 – 香港 – 日本 – 한국 – 新加坡

Train Passes:

If you are a couple or more people and travelling by train on 3 different days or more in one or a few European countries then buying a European Rail Pass could be to your budgetary advantage compared to ‘point-to-point’ tickets. Click below to see Rail Pass options (Rail Passes can not be purchased in European countries, only overseas.):

USA – Argentina – Australia – Brazil – Canada – GCC Countries – Hong Kong – India – Israel – Japan-Jp – Mexico, Central America, Caribbean – New Zealand – Singapore – South Africa – Rest of the world (English) – Rest of the world (Español) – 中国 – 香港 – 日本 – 한국 – 新加坡

Seat Reservations:

USA – Rest of World. Already have a Rail Pass? You must also have a seat reservation on Cross-border trains (ICE, Thalys, Eurostar, TGV Lyria, France Italy…), High speed trains (TGV…), a majority of Intercite and night trains. Simply jump aboard other trains and take any seat with your validated Rail Pass.

Groups of 10+:

USA – Rest of World. Direct contact with a multi-lingual rail consultant for special group rates for ten or more travelers: Think about family, friends, cruise excursions and anything else from pilgrimages to  Scouts. Study groups to sports teams including concert travel, social and corporate groups. Plenty bonus discounts included for local transport and museum passes. For a groups of sleepers and seats together, reserve well in advance for peace of mind.

France and Europe organized Rail Tours:

No hassle adventure with truly personalized service. All in one package for rail transfers, top-notch hotels and meals. An tour manager in your language and experienced local guides make your vacation a never to-be-forgotten experience. Whatever your taste, Rail Tours has something for you train excursions: Festivals, Short Breaks and Carnivals. For history buffs it’s Cities, Sights and Battlefields. For the ecology, relaxed types: Lakes and Mountains. Plenty of other possibilities: New Year and other Holidays and follow your Special Interest. Talk to an agent now, via this link.

The earlier you book (60-90 days before travel) the better and cheaper the options, not to mention your peace of mind knowing your train travel plans have been settled with a trustworthy, 75 years of experience, company that serves over 5 million customers a year.

Paris Gare d’Austerlitz Train Station

Paris Gare d’Austerlitz Train Station is one of the 7 mainline stations in Paris. It does not serve any bordering countries but many night trains travel from this station.

Left luggage lockers:
+33 (0)1 53 60 12 84
07:00-23:00 Monday-Sunday & Bank Holidays
Location: Arrivals area, Gate 27

Trolleys are also available inside the station.

Lost & Found:
Tel: +33 (0)1 53 60 71 98
09:15-12:00 & 12:30-16:45 Monday-Friday

Gare d’Austerlitz is one of six major stations in Paris, so there are plenty of facilities on offer. You can grab a bite to eat, check your emails or store your luggage if there’s time before your train.

There are several restaurants and take-aways in the station – here is a selection:

  1. Café Ritazza
    06:30-22:30 Monday-Sunday & Bank Holidays
    Restaurant and bar – Inside station
  2. Café d’Austerlitz
    06:30-22:30 Monday-Sunday & Bank Holidays
    Restaurant and bar – Inside station
  3. Croissanterie
    07:00-20:00 Monday-Thursday
    07:00-21:00 Friday
    08:00-20:00 Saturday & Sunday
    Take-away – Inside station

Telephones and Wifi available in the station.

Currency exchange:
Bureau de Change
06:30-23:00 Monday-Sunday & Bank Holidays
Location: Main hall, close to ticket windows

Disabled facilities:
Handicapped Persons Reception
+33 (0)890 640 650
06:00-00:00 Monday-Sunday & Bank Holidays

If you require assistance boarding you should turn up at the reception 30 minutes before your train leaves. Wheelchairs and boarding ramps are also available if required.

Getting to the Austerlitz station from the Eurostar terminal

By Metro/RER
Catch Line 5 of the Metro direct from Gare du Nord towards Place d’Italie. The fare is €1.60 for a single journey. Or you can catch the RER – an express Metro train – south on Line B to St-Michel N-Dame station and change for Line C.

By bus
Catch Number 65 south from Gare du Nord to Gare de Lyon at the end of the route. Gare d’Austerlitz is directly opposite, just across the river.

By taxi
A cab from Gare du Nord will cost around €19. The journey takes 20 minutes or so. But to avoid long queues at the taxi rank, pre-book by calling G7 Taxis on +33 1 41 27 66 99 (lines are open 24/7).

Getting from the station into the city By Metro/RER:

The Metro and RER trains run from the station across the city. The fare is €1.60 (known as a t Ticket) for a single journey. Or you can buy a Paris Visite Pass valid for unlimited travel from 1, 2, 3 or 5 days.

By bus:
Several bus lines pass by the station. Like the Number 91, which runs across the river to the former site of the Bastille prison.

By taxi:
There’s a taxi rank outside the station. To pre-book, call G7 Taxis on +33 1 41 27 66 99 (lines are open 24/7).

On foot:
The station is just a short walk from some of the city’s major attractions. A mile or so along the river is the Louvre. While around two miles away is the Musée Rodin.

By bike:
There are some free bicycle spaces in the station to store your bike. Corail Teoz and Corail Lunea trains from the station also offer bicycle spaces.

Local Hotels near Paris Gare d’Austerlitz Train Station

Find out what to do and see around the Gare d’Austerlitz train station and the rest of Paris in the main entry of the station:
Gare d’Austerlitz,
Quai d’Austerlitz,

Opening Hours:
Monday-Saturday: 07:30-19:45


00 33 (0)1 49 52 42 63

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