Gare de lyon train station,Paris
The station is built on multiple levels and is a fine example of late 18th century architecture and is immediately recognisable by its clock tower.The station is home to the famous 'Le Train Bleu' restaurant, which has been catering for travellers and diners since 1901 in a beautiful ornate setting.
Despite the classic design, the station has been thoroughly modernized to accommodate France's high-speed TGV trains serving south of the country as well as Switzerland and Italy.
To get here from your Eurostar train at Gare du Nord, just travel two stops on RER line D towards Melun/Malesherbes.
Metro lines with connections at Gare de Nord
If you need to connect to one of the other Paris train stations you have the following options from Paris Gare de Lyon:
To Gare de Nord RER take line D in direction 'Orry-la Ville / Coye'
To Gare St-Lazare take Metro line 14
To Gare de l'Est take RER line D in direction 'Orry-la Ville / Coye' or walk.
To Gare Montparnasse take RER line D in direction 'Orry-la Ville / Coye' to 'Les Halles', then Metro line 4 to Montparnasse Bienvenue
To Gare d'Austerlitz take bus 63 Direction 'Porte de la Muette' or walk
getting to the airports
To get to Charles de Gaulle airport from here you can take the RER train line A3 or D1 to 'Chatelet les Halles' station where you can catch the RER train line B3 direct to the airport. You also have the option of using the 'Le Bus Direct' coach service between 7 am to 9 pm (every 30 mins) from Boulevard Diderot just outside the station.
To get to Orly Airport from Gare de Lyon take the RER line A train to Chatelet-Les Halles where you can catch the RER train line B2 or B4 to Denfert Rochereau station from where you can catch the 'Orlybus' direct to the airport or continue on to 'Antony' station (B4 only) and catch the Orlyval train to the airport.
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Paris Gare de Lyon station
Paris Gare de Lyon train station is the main terminus for the Paris–Marseille route.The station also hosts regional trains and the city RER lines A and D. It is served by the Gare de Lyon metro station (lines 1 &14). The station is located in the 12th arrondissement, on the north bank of the river Seine, in the east of Paris.
It also gives access to Charles de Gaulle Airport (via 'Le-Bus' plus good metro and RER train links.
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