Paris Gare du Nord

Welcome to the Paris Gare du Nord Train Station page

Here you’ll find information about the Paris Gare du Nord Train Station, click on the tabs aboveNotice this to get more details.

On the rightenter your departure (Paris gare du Nord), destination and travel date, then click the ‘Find trains‘ button and you will receive real time schedules, best price options, travel times and you’ll be able to make a secure reservation online.

Click the ‘BOOK A TRAIN NOW‘ button on the right and you’ll be able to receive real-time booking information from Paris Gare du Nord 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 Paris gare du Nord 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.

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Train Passes:

If you are a couple or more people and travelling by train on 3 different days or more (from Paris Gare du Nord or any other French or European train station) 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 – UK – Rest of World. Already have a Rail Pass? You must also have a seat reservation from Paris Gare du Nord 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 – UK – Rest of World. Direct contact with a multi-lingual rail consultant for special group rates for ten or more travelers from Paris Gare du Nord: 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.

Gare du Nord lies in the centre of Paris, north of the River Seine. Many passengers arrive at the station from the UK by Eurostar. Getting into the city is easy by public transport or taxi.

Paris’ Gare du Nord is the main hub for the Eurostar direct from the UK. If you’re catching a connecting train into France or beyond, chances are you’ll need to change stations. Here’s how:

Getting from Gare du Nord to the other main stations in Paris by Metro and RER

Gare du Nord station was built in 1846. It is now the busiest train station in Europe. And since 1994 it has welcomed Eurostar trains from the UK.

From Gare du Nord you can reach French cities like Lille to the north and even cross borders to Brussels, Amsterdam, Cologne and Hamburg by high-speed TGV and Thalys trains.

Gare du Nord station is the busiest station in Europe. Plus it welcomes the ultra-modern Eurostar from the UK. So there are plenty of facilities for travellers, including a Business Premier Lounge.

1. Autogrill Grignotin
06:30-21:00 Daily
Restaurant and bar – Level 0, Taxi Parking Exit

2. Autogrill Chips and Snacks
11:00-19:00 Daily
Take-away – Level 2, Rue de Dunkerque Exit

3. Bonne Journee
06:00-20:30 Monday-Friday
07:00-20:00 Saturday & Sunday
Take-away – Level 2, Rue de Maubeuge Exit

Business lounge:
Business Premier Lounge
Usually 45mins before the first train of the day and 30mins after the last train of the day.
Location: Beyond the Eurostar check-in

Telephones and Wifi available in this station.

Currency exchange:
Thomas Cook Travelex
07:30-23:40 Daily
Location: Level 0, Taxi Parking Exit

Disabled facilities:
1. Assistance Voyageurs Handicapés
+33 (0)890 640 650
06:00-23:45 Monday-Sunday & Bank Holidays

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

Manual & Automatic Baggage Consignment:
06:00-23:00 Daily
Costs €5.50/7.50/9.50 per 24 hours for small/medium/large lockers then €5 per-day for a maximum of 7 days.
Location: Level 1

Trolleys are also available inside the station.

Your ultimate personal Baggage Service: You’re met immediately on arrival at Bercy train station and your baggage is collected on arrival and delivered to your hotel or stored so you and instantly start enjoying Paris, baggage free. You baggage is delivered to your departure train if you’re only in Paris for the day or wherever you decide.

If you lose or find something. Here’s what you can do:

  1. Call: +33 (0) 8 92 35 35 35 (24/7 8am – 8pm indicate your lost property) In France 36 35 (cost: 0,40 € / minute) #22
  2. Via the web: you need to create an account. In French but understandable
  3. In a station: Details here scroll to end of page

Your lost property is registered and information is available online for one month. Cost of 5€ or 10€ to claim your object.

Getting from the station into the city –
By Metro:
The Metro runs 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.
Paris Metro/RER map

By bus:
Several buses run north from the station.

By taxi:
There’s a taxi rank by the side entrance to 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 stroll from some of the city’s major attractions, including the Louvre just 15-minutes away.

Tourist Information at the Gare du Nord to know what’s going on nearby:

Paris Tourist Office website

Contact: Via their website

Telephone: 00 33 (0)1 49 52 42 63

Ile de France section of the station
18, rue de Dunkerque

Office Hours:
8:00-18:00 Monday-Sunday
Closed 25th Dec, 1st Jan, 1st May

Tourist Activities

See Paris from with the hop-on-hop-off OpenTour Bus. Visit at your own pace. All the highlights of Paris around 9 stops. Runs every day and includes a free 1 hour walking tour from St Michel which includes Notre Dame, Louvre, Palais Royal… a personal viewpoint.

The ultimate personalized tour of France. From biking to hiking to wine and gourmet tours you’re pampered and taken care of from start to finish. The no worries, no organization, it’s all taken care of for you vacation. Just sit back and enjoy.


Accommodation around the gare de Bercy train station

This is where you’ll find that gem at the right price for you.

Backpacker Paradise in the heart of Paris in the Latin Quarter, at Republique, Belleville or the gare du Nord. Very reasonable rates, fantastic cleanliness, all rated 8.4-8.7 by thousands of happy visitors.

Airbnb needs no presentation. It’s like having your cozy corner in Paris with all the amenities of a lived in home. Make your own meals, come and go as you please. BONUS with this link: 25 Euro reduction for your next stay with a new Airbnb account.

Transport options at the gare de Bercy train station

There are buses and taxis at the exit of the station.

Car Rental

Rent a car online and have it ready and waiting for you on arrival.

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Shuttle service

Your personalized door-to-door, avoid the taxi queue, avoid hauling luggage shuttle service. You’re met at the head of the train and whisked to your destination in style and at very reasonable rates. A must if you have kids or bulky equipment.

Car Parking

Plenty of car parking is available nearby. You can be assured of a spot by securely reserving a spot online.

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