Paris St Lazare Train Station – Travel France and European in Comfort at the right Price

Welcome to the Paris St Lazare Train Station page

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

On the rightenter your departure (Paris St Lazare), 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 St Lazare 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 St Lazare 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 (from Paris St Lazare 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 St Lazare 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 St Lazare: 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 Paris St Lazare is around 2 miles (over 3 km) west from Gare du Nord. It’s a little over a mile north of the Louvre.

It has 27 platforms serving suburban destinations and cities in northern France. This is the station for trains to Cherbourg, Le Havre, Caen and Rouen.

To get here from Gare du Nord – connecting to Eurostar and Charles de Gaulle Airport – it’s simply one stop on RER line E.

Gare Saint-Lazare has been the subject of numerous works of art. In 1877, while he was renting a studio nearby, Claude Monet exhibited seven impressionist paintings of the station. In all, he painted it 11 times.

The station has a left luggage facility.

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.

Lost & Found:

Tel: +33 (0)1 53 42 01 44
€9 fee applies when claiming lost items.

08.00 – 12.00 and 13.00 – 16.30 Monday – Friday

When the office is closed, you should go to the reception desk opposite platform 19.

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.

Gare Sainte-Lazare is the second busiest station in Paris (only Gare du Nord serves more passengers). It has its own post office and police station alongside all the usual facilities.


There are several places to buy something to eat and drink, including:

Pain a la Ligne
Next to ‘Cour de Rome’
06.30 – 19.30 Monday-Friday
06.30 – 21.00 Saturday

Pain a la Ligne
Side platform next to the ‘Transilien’ departures
06.30 – 21.00 Monday – Saturday
07.00 – 21.30 Sunday and Bank Holidays

Patisserie le Bras
At ‘Cour de Rome’ station entrance
07.00 – 19.00 Monday – Friday

Telephones and Wifi available in this station.

Banks and currency exchange:
The station has a Thomas Cook Bureau de Change.

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.


Getting to and from the Eurostar

The taxi rank is on Rue Intérieure, in front of the station. Two companies operate from here:
Taxis Bleus –Tel: +33 (0)1 49 36 10 10
G7 Taxis – Tel: +33 (0)1 47 39 47 39

Bus 26 runs between Gare du Nord and Gare St. Lazare in around 25 minutes.

It’s only one stop on RER Line E from Gare du Nord/Magenta to Hausmann- Saint Lazare. It takes around 20 minutes. There’s no direct Metro connection.

Getting to and from the city centre

On foot:
The very centre of Paris is a 20-minute walk south from the station.

The taxi rank is on Rue Intérieure, in front of the station. Two companies operate from here:
Taxis Bleus –Tel: +33 (0)1 49 36 10 10
G7 Taxis – Tel: +33 (0)1 47 39 47 39

Tourist buses 20, 21 and 27 are the best routes to the centre of the city, taking around 10-15 minutes.

Sainte-Lazare station is on Metro lines 3, 12, 13 and 14. Line 14 serves the central hub of Châtelet station.

Around the Paris St Lazare train station you can obtain tourist information about what’s going on, things to do, exhibitions, events … here:

Tourist Office


Telephone: + 33 (0)1 49 52 42 63

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

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Transport options at the gare de Saint Lazare train station

Shuttle service

Your personalized shuttle service. Met on arrival at the head of your train with this door-to-door service. Avoid taxi lines and hauling luggage around. Reasonable rates, ideal groups (even 50 people), small kids and bulky equipment.

Car Rental

At the Gare de Bercy Train Station there are limited possibilities to rent a car. You can walk over to the Gare de Lyon, just a few minutes away or, better yet, 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.

Local Transport

There are buses and taxis at the exit of the station. If you’re dropping your car off for the AutoTrain, there’s a shuttle to the gare de Lyon to catch your passenger train.

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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