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  • March 06, 2019 16:05
    Jeff
    Changed reply in topic of Lucerne’s Mountaintop Excursions with a Swiss Travel Pass DISCOUNTS!! by Jeff to When traveling with a <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/pass/swiss-pass-5934" rel="nofollow">Swiss Travel Pass</a>, the excursions to Mount Pilatus and Mount Titlis are discounted by about 50% and 45%, respectively, while the Mount Rigi and Stanserhorn excursions are fully covered.<br /><br /><b><u>Mount Pilatus</u></b><br /><br />The excursion to the Mount Pilatus summit starts with a steamboat across Lake Lucerne from Lucerne to Alpnachstad. Once you get to Alpnachstad, the ascent continues by cog railway up to Mt Pilatus itself (Pilatus Kulm). After reaching Pilatus Kulm, you would make your descent by taking a cable car to Fräkmüntegg and then a gondola from Fräkmüntegg to Kriens. To get back to Lucerne, you would take a bus from Kriens.<br /><br />The Swiss Travel Pass is valid for you to get from Lucerne to Alpnachstad (either by train or by the steamboat across Lake Lucerne) and also valid on the bus ride from Kriens back to Lucerne.<br /><br />On the cog and cable car/gondola segments (Alpnachstad-Pilatus Kulm and Pilatus Kulm- Fräkmüntegg-Kriens), the <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/pass/swiss-pass-5934" rel="nofollow">Swiss Travel Pass</a> would enable you to receive a 50% discount. To receive this discount, you would purchase the ‘Mountain Tops: Pilatus Alpnachstad or Kriens to Mt Pilatus for Swiss Travel Pass Holders’ option of the pass for ‘<a href="https://www.raileurope.com/pass/mount-pilatus" rel="nofollow">Mount Pilatus</a>’ here: <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/pass/mount-pilatus" rel="nofollow" title="Link: https://www.raileurope.com/pass/mount-pilatus">https://www.raileurope.com/pass/mount-pilatus</a><br /><br />The pass for ‘Mount Pilatus’ will cover you on the cog railway from Alpnachstad to Mount Pilatus itself (Pilatus Kulm), the cable car from Pilatus Kulm to Fräkmüntegg and the gondola from Fräkmüntegg to Kriens.<br /><br /><b><u>Mount Titlis</u></b><br /><br />The excursion from Lucerne to nearby Mount Titlis consists of a train from Lucerne to Engelberg, a cable car from Engelberg to Trübsee, a second cable car from Trübsee to Stand, and then the 'Titlis Rotair' gondola from Stand to Klein Titlis. The 'Titlis Rotair' is the world's first 360 degree revolving gondola, offering spectacular panoramic views. Off the station at Klein Titlis, you have access to the 'Titlis Cliff Walk', the 'Ice Flyer' chairlift, the Titlis Glacier Park, and a wondrous illuminated cave known as the 'Glacier Grotto'. The 'Titlis Cliff Walk' is a pedestrian suspension bridge (the highest suspension bridge in Europe) from where you can enjoy more incredible views. There is also a panorama restaurant.<br /><br />The <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/pass/swiss-pass-5934" rel="nofollow">Swiss Travel Pass</a> is valid to cover you on the train between Lucerne and Engelberg. On the cable cars between Engelberg and Titlis, the <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/pass/swiss-pass-5934" rel="nofollow">Swiss Travel Pass</a> enables you to receive a discount of about 45%. To receive this discount, you would purchase the ‘Mountain Tops: Titlis Engelberg to Mt Titlis for Swiss Travel Pass Holder’ option of the pass for '<a href="https://www.raileurope.com/pass/mount-titlis-8165" rel="nofollow">Mount Titlis</a>' here: <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/pass/mount-titlis-8165" rel="nofollow" title="Link: https://www.raileurope.com/pass/mount-titlis-8165">https://www.raileurope.com/pass/mount-titlis-8165</a> . This pass also includes a ride on the 'Ice Flyer' and entrance to the 'Glacier Grotto'.<br /><br /><b><u>Stanserhorn (seasonal)</u></b><br /><br />The <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/pass/swiss-pass-5934" rel="nofollow">Swiss Travel Pass</a> is valid to cover the full excursion between Lucerne and Stanserhorn. From Lucerne, you would take a short train to the nearby village of Stans. In Stans, you would board an 1893 vintage funicular to the intermediate station of Kälti. In Kälti, you board the CabriO cable car to the Stanserhorn summit. The CabriO cable car is the world’s first double decker open-air cable car. From the summit, you would experience incredible views of the surrounding Alps and 10 different lakes. There is also a revolving restaurant called the Rondorama and a marmot park.<br /><br />In 2019, the funicular from Stans to Kälti and the Cabrio cable car from Kälti to the Stanserhorn summit only run from April 13th to November 17th.<br /><br />If your <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/pass/swiss-pass-5934" rel="nofollow">Swiss Travel Pass</a> is a ‘flexipass’, it would require the use of a ‘travel day’ to make this trip.<br /><br /><b><u>Mount Rigi</u></b><br /><br />There are 2 different routes between Lucerne and Mount Rigi, both of which are fully covered by a <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/pass/swiss-pass-5934" rel="nofollow">Swiss Travel Pass</a>.<br /><br />The route via Arth Goldau involves taking a train from Lucerne to Arth Goldau and the 'Arth-Rigi Bahn' cog railway from Arth Goldau to Rigi Kulm.<br /><br />The route via Vitznau involves taking a boat on Lake Lucerne from Lucerne to Vitznau, and the 'Vitznau-Rigi Bahn' cog railway from Vitznau to Rigi Kulm.<br /><br />If your <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/pass/swiss-pass-5934" rel="nofollow" title="Link: https://www.raileurope.com/pass/swiss-pass-5934">Swiss Travel Pass</a> is a ‘flexipass’, it would require the use of a ‘travel day’ to do either of these routes..
  • March 06, 2019 15:57
    Jeff, the poster:
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  • March 05, 2019 22:26
    Jeff
    Changed reply in topic of Lucerne's Mountaintop Excursions with a Eurail Global Pass DISCOUNTS!! by Jeff to When traveling with a <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/pass/eurail-global-pass-5880" rel="nofollow" title="Link: https://www.raileurope.com/pass/eurail-global-pass-5880">Eurail Global Pass</a>, the excursions to nearby Mount Pilatus and Mount Rigi are discounted by about 50%, while the Mount Titlis and Stanserhorn excursions are discounted by about 25%.<br /><br /><b><u>Mount Pilatus</u></b><br /><br />The excursion to the Mount Pilatus summit starts with a steamer across Lake Lucerne from Lucerne to Alpnachstad. Once you get to Alpnachstad, you would make your ascent by taking the cog railway up to Mount Pilatus itself (Pilatus Kulm). After reaching Pilatus Kulm, you would descend via a cable car to Fräkmüntegg and a gondola from Fräkmüntegg to Kriens. To get back to <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/city/lucerne" rel="nofollow">Lucerne</a>, you would take a bus from Kriens.<br /><br />With the <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/pass/eurail-global-pass-5880" rel="nofollow" title="Link: https://www.raileurope.com/pass/eurail-global-pass-5880">Eurail Global Pass</a>, you would be able to receive a 50% discount between Lucerne and Mount Pilatus (Pilatus Kulm). To receive this discount, you would purchase the ‘Mountain Tops: Pilatus Alpnachstad or Kriens-Mt Pilatus/Eurail Pass’ option of the pass for '<a href="https://www.raileurope.com/pass/mount-pilatus" rel="nofollow">Mount Pilatus</a>' here: <a href="http://www.raileurope.com/pass/mount-pilatus" rel="nofollow" title="Link: http://www.raileurope.com/pass/mount-pilatus">http://www.raileurope.com/pass/mount-pilatus</a>.<br /><br /><b><u>Mount Titlis</u></b><br /><br />The ascent to Mount Titlis starts in Engelberg (43 minute train ride from <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/city/lucerne" rel="nofollow">Lucerne</a>). It starts with a cable car from Engelberg to Trübsee, a second cable car from Trübsee to Stand, and then the famous 'Titlis Rotair' gondola from Stand to Klein Titlis. The 'Titlis Rotair' is the world's first 360 degree revolving gondola, offering spectacular panoramic views. Off the Klein Titlis station, you have access to the 'Titlis Cliff Walk', the 'Ice Flyer' chairlift, the Titlis Glacier Park, and a wondrous illuminated cave known as the 'Glacier Grotto'. The 'Titlis Cliff Walk' is a pedestrian suspension bridge (the highest suspension bridge in Europe) from where you can enjoy more incredible views. There is also a panorama restaurant.<br /><br />The train between Lucerne and Engelberg is covered by the <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/pass/eurail-global-pass-5880" rel="nofollow">Eurail Global Pass</a>. For the cable cars between Engelberg and Titlis, the <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/pass/eurail-global-pass-5880" rel="nofollow" title="Link: https://www.raileurope.com/pass/eurail-global-pass-5880">Eurail Global Pass</a> would enable you to receive a discount of about 20-25%. To receive this discount, you would purchase the ‘Mountain Tops: Titlis Engelberg-Mt Titlis/Eurail Pass’ option of the pass for '<a href="https://www.raileurope.com/pass/mount-titlis-8165" rel="nofollow">Mount Titlis</a>' here: <a href="http://www.raileurope.com/pass/mount-titlis-8165" rel="nofollow">http://www.raileurope.com/pass/mount-titlis-8165</a> .<br /><br />This pass covers the round-trip between Engelberg and Klein Titlis, as well as a ride on the 'Ice Flyer' chairlift and entrance to the 'Glacier Grotto'.<br /><br /><b><u>Stanserhorn</u></b><br /><br />From April 13th to November 17th of 2019, you would also have the option of making the ascent to nearby (Mount) Stanserhorn. From <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/city/lucerne" rel="nofollow">Lucerne</a>, you would take a short train to the nearby village of Stans. In Stans, you would board an 1893 vintage funicular to the intermediate station of Kälti. In Kälti, you would board the CabriO cable car to the Stanserhorn summit. The CabriO cable car is the world’s first double decker open-air cable car. From the summit, you would experience incredible views of the surrounding Alps and 10 different lakes. There is also a revolving restaurant called the Rondorama and a marmot park.<br /><br />The <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/pass/eurail-global-pass-5880" rel="nofollow">Eurail Global Pass</a> is valid on the train between Lucerne and Stans. For the remaining part of the excursion (funicular from Stans to Kälti and the CabriO cable car from Kälti to Stanserhorn), however, the <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/pass/eurail-global-pass-5880" rel="nofollow" title="Link: https://www.raileurope.com/pass/eurail-global-pass-5880">Eurail Global Pass</a> would enable you to receive a discount of about 25%. To receive this discount, you would purchase the ‘Mountain Tops: Stanserhorn Stans – Stanserhorn for Eurail Pass Holder’ option of the pass for '<a href="https://www.raileurope.com/pass/mount-stanserhorn" rel="nofollow">Mount Stanserhorn</a>' here: <a href="http://www.raileurope.com/pass/mount-stanserhorn" rel="nofollow" title="Link: http://www.raileurope.com/pass/mount-stanserhorn">http://www.raileurope.com/pass/mount-stanserhorn</a>.<br /><br /><b><u>Mount Rigi</u></b><br /><br />Between <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/city/lucerne" rel="nofollow">Lucerne</a> and Mount Rigi, there are 2 different routes you can take.<br /><br />The route via Arth Goldau involves taking a train from Lucerne to Arth Goldau and the 'Arth-Rigi Bahn' cog railway from Arth Goldau to Rigi Kulm. For this first route, the <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/pass/eurail-global-pass-5880" rel="nofollow" title="Link: https://www.raileurope.com/pass/eurail-global-pass-5880">Eurail Global Pass</a> is only valid to cover you on the train from Lucerne to Arth Goldau, but it would enable you to receive a 50% discount on the 'Arth-Rigi Bahn' cog railway from Arth Goldau to Rigi Kulm. Tickets for the 'Arth-Rigi Bahn' can only be purchased locally. Just be sure to mention the Eurail Global Pass, so you can receive the 50% discount.<br /><br />The route via Vitznau involves taking a boat on Lake Lucerne from Lucerne to Vitznau, and the 'Vitznau-Rigi Bahn' cog railway from Vitznau to Rigi Kulm. The <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/pass/eurail-global-pass-5880" rel="nofollow" title="Link: https://www.raileurope.com/pass/eurail-global-pass-5880">Eurail Global Pass</a> would enable you to receive a 50% discount on both the Lake Lucerne boat and the 'Vitznau-Rigi Bahn' cog railway from Vitznau to Rigi Kulm. Tickets for the Lake Lucerne boat and the 'Vitznau-Rigi Bahn' both can only be purchased locally. Just be sure to mention the Eurail Global Pass, so you can receive the 50% discount. The boats on Lake Lucerne are operated by SGV..
  • March 05, 2019 22:15
    Jeff, the poster:
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  • March 05, 2019 21:29
    Jeff
    Changed reply in topic of How to get from the Paris CDG Airport to the Paris city-center & Transferring to each of Paris's main rail stations by Jeff to <b><u>Paris CDG Airport to Paris Gare de Lyon (station)</u></b><br /><br />To commute from <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-charles-de-gaulle-airport-5748" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Paris CDG</a> to the <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-de-lyon" rel="nofollow">Paris Gare de Lyon</a> station, you would take RER Line B to the Châtelet–Les Halles stop in <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/city/paris" rel="nofollow">Paris</a>. At the Châtelet–Les Halles stop, you would switch Line A of the RER, which you would take over to the <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-de-lyon" rel="nofollow">Gare de Lyon</a> station. The commute via the RER from <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-charles-de-gaulle-airport-5748" rel="nofollow" target="_blank" title="Link: https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-charles-de-gaulle-airport-5748">Paris CDG</a> to the <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-de-lyon" rel="nofollow">Gare de Lyon</a> station would take at least about 1 hour in duration. If you’re connecting to a train that leaves from <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-de-lyon" rel="nofollow">Gare de Lyon</a>, just be sure you allow yourself enough time..
  • March 05, 2019 21:28
    Jeff
    Changed reply in topic of How to get from the Paris CDG Airport to the Paris city-center & Transferring to each of Paris's main rail stations by Jeff to <b><u>Paris CDG Airport to Paris St Lazare station</u></b><br /><br />To commute from <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-charles-de-gaulle-airport-5748" rel="nofollow">Paris CDG</a> to the Paris St Lazare station, you would take RER Line B to the <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-du-nord" rel="nofollow">Paris Nord</a> station. You would then walk to the Magenta wing of the <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-du-nord" rel="nofollow">Nord station</a>, where you would switch to RER Line E to the St Lazare station. In its entirety, the commute from <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-charles-de-gaulle-airport-5748" rel="nofollow">Paris CDG</a> to the St Lazare station would take at least 70 minutes. If you’re connecting to a train that leaves from the St Lazare station, just be sure you allow yourself enough time..
  • March 05, 2019 21:28
    Jeff
    Changed reply in topic of How to get from the Paris CDG Airport to the Paris city-center & Transferring to each of Paris's main rail stations by Jeff to <b><u>Paris CDG Airport to Paris Bercy station</u></b><br /><br />To commute from <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-charles-de-gaulle-airport-5748" rel="nofollow">Paris CDG</a> to the Paris Bercy station, you would take RER Line B to the Châtelet–Les Halles stop. At the Châtelet–Les Halles stop, you would switch to either Line D of the RER or Line 14 of the Paris Métro to the Bercy station. In its entirety, the commute from <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-charles-de-gaulle-airport-5748" rel="nofollow">Paris CDG</a> to the Bercy station would take at least 1 hour to do. If you’re connecting to a train that leaves from Bercy, just be sure you allow yourself enough time..
  • March 05, 2019 21:27
    Jeff
    Changed reply in topic of How to get from the Paris CDG Airport to the Paris city-center & Transferring to each of Paris's main rail stations by Jeff to <b><u>Paris CDG Airport to Paris Nord station</u></b><br /><br />You can take RER Line B straight from <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-charles-de-gaulle-airport-5748" rel="nofollow">Paris CDG</a> to the <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-du-nord" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Paris Nord</a> station. The ride only takes about 35 minutes. If you’re connecting to a train that leaves from the <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-du-nord" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Nord station</a>, just be sure you allow yourself enough time..
  • March 05, 2019 21:27
    Jeff
    Changed reply in topic of How to get from the Paris CDG Airport to the Paris city-center & Transferring to each of Paris's main rail stations by Jeff to <b><u>Paris CDG Airport to Paris Gare de Lyon (station)</u></b><br /><br />To commute from <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-charles-de-gaulle-airport-5748" rel="nofollow">Paris CDG</a> to the Paris Gare de Lyon station, you would take RER Line B to the Châtelet–Les Halles stop in Paris. At the Châtelet–Les Halles stop, you would switch Line A of the RER, which you would take over to the Gare de Lyon station. The commute via the RER from <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-charles-de-gaulle-airport-5748" rel="nofollow">Paris CDG</a> to the Gare de Lyon station would take at least about 1 hour in duration. If you’re connecting to a train that leaves from Gare de Lyon, just be sure you allow yourself enough time..
  • March 05, 2019 21:26
    Jeff
    Changed reply in topic of How to get from the Paris CDG Airport to the Paris city-center & Transferring to each of Paris's main rail stations by Jeff to To commute from <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-charles-de-gaulle-airport-5748" rel="nofollow">Paris CDG</a> to the city of <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/city/paris" rel="nofollow">Paris</a>, you would take Line B of Paris's commuter rail network called the RER. The RER departs out of terminal 2 every 7-15 minutes throughout the day and the ride to the city takes about 35-45 minutes, making stops at stations that include <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-du-nord" rel="nofollow" title="Link: https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-du-nord">Nord</a>, Châtelet Les Halles, St. Michel, Luxembourg, Port Royal, and Denfert Rochereau.<br /><br />To be covered on this line of the RER, as well as the RER and Métro in the city of <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/city/paris" rel="nofollow">Paris</a>, you could purchase the 'Zones 1-5' option of a pass called the <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/pass/paris-visite-pass-8339" rel="nofollow" title="Link: https://www.raileurope.com/pass/paris-visite-pass-8339">Paris Visite</a>. For the '<a href="https://www.raileurope.com/pass/paris-visite-pass-8339" rel="nofollow">Paris Visite</a>', you would click here: <a href="http://www.raileurope.com/pass/paris-visite-pass-8339" rel="nofollow" target="_blank" title="Link: http://www.raileurope.com/pass/paris-visite-pass-8339">http://www.raileurope.com/pass/paris-...</a><br /><br />Otherwise, you would just pay to ride the RER locally at the turnstiles before boarding..
  • March 05, 2019 21:25
    Jeff
    Changed reply in topic of How to get from the Paris CDG Airport to the Paris city-center & Transferring to each of Paris's main rail stations by Jeff to <b><u>Paris CDG Airport to Paris Nord station</u></b><br /><br />You can take RER Line B straight from Paris CDG to the <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-du-nord" rel="nofollow">Paris Nord</a> station. The ride only takes about 35 minutes. If you’re connecting to a train that leaves from the <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-du-nord" rel="nofollow">Nord station</a>, just be sure you allow yourself enough time..
  • March 05, 2019 21:25
    Jeff
    Changed reply in topic of How to get from the Paris CDG Airport to the Paris city-center & Transferring to each of Paris's main rail stations by Jeff to <b><u>Paris CDG Airport to Paris Est station</u></b><br /><br />To commute from <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-charles-de-gaulle-airport-5748" rel="nofollow">Paris CDG</a> to the <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-de-l-est" rel="nofollow" title="Link: https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-de-l-est">Paris Est</a> station, you would take RER Line B to the <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-du-nord" rel="nofollow">Paris Nord</a> station. The <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-de-l-est" rel="nofollow" title="Link: https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-de-l-est">Est station</a> is about a 10-minute walk from the <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-du-nord" rel="nofollow">Nord station</a>. Otherwise, you could take M5 of the Paris Métro to get from <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-du-nord" rel="nofollow">Nord</a> to <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-de-l-est" rel="nofollow">Est</a>, and the ride only takes about 2 minutes. In addition to the walk (or the Métro), the ride on the RER from <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-charles-de-gaulle-airport-5748" rel="nofollow" title="Link: https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-charles-de-gaulle-airport-5748">Paris CDG</a> to the <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-du-nord" rel="nofollow">Nord station</a> takes about 35 minutes. If you’re connecting to a train that leaves from the <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-de-l-est" rel="nofollow">Est station</a>, just be sure you allow yourself enough time..
  • March 05, 2019 21:23
    Jeff
    Changed reply in topic of How to get from the Paris CDG Airport to the Paris city-center & Transferring to each of Paris's main rail stations by Jeff to <b><u>Paris CDG Airport to Paris Montparnasse station</u></b><br /><br />To commute from <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-charles-de-gaulle-airport-5748" rel="nofollow">Paris CDG</a> to the <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-montparnasse" rel="nofollow">Paris Montparnasse</a> station, you would take RER Line B to the Châtelet–Les Halles stop in <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/city/paris" rel="nofollow">Paris</a>. At Châtelet–Les Halles, you would switch to M4 of the Métro to the <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-montparnasse" rel="nofollow" title="Link: https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-montparnasse">Montparnasse station</a>. In its entirety, the commute from <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-charles-de-gaulle-airport-5748" rel="nofollow">Paris CDG</a> to the <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-montparnasse" rel="nofollow" title="Link: https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-montparnasse">Montparnasse station</a> takes at least about 1 hour. If you’re connecting to a train that leaves from <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-montparnasse" rel="nofollow" title="Link: https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-montparnasse">Montparnasse</a>, just be sure you allow yourself enough time..
  • March 05, 2019 21:22
    Jeff
    Changed reply in topic of How to get from the Paris CDG Airport to the Paris city-center & Transferring to each of Paris's main rail stations by Jeff to <b><u>Paris CDG Airport to Paris Austerlitz station</u></b><br /><br />To commute from <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-charles-de-gaulle-airport-5748" rel="nofollow">Paris CDG</a> to the <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-charles-de-gaulle-airport-5748" rel="nofollow">Paris Austerlitz</a> station, you would take RER Line B to the St. Michel stop in <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/city/paris" rel="nofollow">Paris</a>. At the St. Michel stop, you would switch to M10 of the Paris Métro, which would take you to the <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-charles-de-gaulle-airport-5748" rel="nofollow">Austerlitz station</a>. In its entirety, the commute from <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-charles-de-gaulle-airport-5748" rel="nofollow">Paris CDG</a> to the <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-charles-de-gaulle-airport-5748" rel="nofollow" title="Link: https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-charles-de-gaulle-airport-5748">Austerlitz station</a> would take at least 1 hour. If you’re connecting to a train that leaves from the <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-charles-de-gaulle-airport-5748" rel="nofollow">Austerlitz station</a>, just be sure you allow yourself enough time..
  • March 05, 2019 21:19
    Jeff
    Changed reply in topic of How to get from the Paris CDG Airport to the Paris city-center & Transferring to each of Paris's main rail stations by Jeff to To commute from <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-charles-de-gaulle-airport-5748" rel="nofollow">Paris CDG</a> to the city of <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/city/paris" rel="nofollow">Paris</a>, you would take Line B of Paris's commuter rail network called the RER. The RER departs out of terminal 2 every 7-15 minutes throughout the day and the ride to the city takes about 35-45 minutes, making stops at stations that include <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-du-nord" rel="nofollow">Nord</a>, Châtelet Les Halles, St. Michel, Luxembourg, Port Royal, and Denfert Rochereau.<br /><br />To be covered on this line of the RER, as well as the RER and Métro in the city of <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/city/paris" rel="nofollow">Paris</a>, you could purchase the 'Zones 1-5' option of a pass called the <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/pass/paris-visite-pass-8339" rel="nofollow" title="Link: https://www.raileurope.com/pass/paris-visite-pass-8339">Paris Visite</a>. For the '<a href="https://www.raileurope.com/pass/paris-visite-pass-8339" rel="nofollow">Paris Visite</a>', you would click here: <a href="http://www.raileurope.com/pass/paris-.." rel="nofollow" title="Link: http://www.raileurope.com/pass/paris-..">http://www.raileurope.com/pass/paris-..</a>.<br /><br />Otherwise, you would just pay to ride the RER locally at the turnstiles before boarding.<br /><br /><b><u>Paris CDG Airport to Paris Nord station</u></b><br /><br />You can take RER Line B straight from <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-charles-de-gaulle-airport-5748" rel="nofollow" title="Link: https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-charles-de-gaulle-airport-5748">Paris CDG</a> to the <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-du-nord" rel="nofollow" title="Link: https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-du-nord">Paris Nord</a> station. The ride only takes about 35 minutes. If you’re connecting to a train that leaves from the <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-du-nord" rel="nofollow">Nord station</a>, just be sure you allow yourself enough time.<br /><br /><b><u>Paris CDG Airport to Paris Gare de Lyon (station)</u></b><br /><br />To commute from <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-charles-de-gaulle-airport-5748" rel="nofollow">Paris CDG</a> to the <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-de-lyon" rel="nofollow">Paris Gare de Lyon</a> station, you would take RER Line B to the Châtelet–Les Halles stop in <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/city/paris" rel="nofollow" title="Link: https://www.raileurope.com/city/paris">Paris</a>. At the Châtelet–Les Halles stop, you would switch Line A of the RER, which you would take over to the <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-de-lyon" rel="nofollow">Gare de Lyon</a> station. The commute via the RER from the airport to the <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-de-lyon" rel="nofollow">Gare de Lyon</a> station would take at least about 1 hour in duration. If you’re connecting to a train that leaves from <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-de-lyon" rel="nofollow">Gare de Lyon</a>, just be sure you allow yourself enough time.<br /><br /><b><u>Paris CDG Airport to Paris Montparnasse station</u></b><br /><br />To commute from <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-charles-de-gaulle-airport-5748" rel="nofollow">Paris CDG</a> to the <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-montparnasse" rel="nofollow">Paris Montparnasse</a> station, you would take RER Line B to the Châtelet–Les Halles stop in <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/city/paris" rel="nofollow">Paris</a>. At Châtelet–Les Halles, you would switch to M4 of the Métro to the <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-montparnasse" rel="nofollow">Montparnasse station</a>. In its entirety, the commute from <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-charles-de-gaulle-airport-5748" rel="nofollow">Paris CDG</a> to the <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-montparnasse" rel="nofollow" title="Link: https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-montparnasse">Montparnasse station</a> takes at least about 1 hour. If you’re connecting to a train that leaves from <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-montparnasse" rel="nofollow">Montparnasse</a>, just be sure you allow yourself enough time.<br /><br /><b><u>Paris CDG Airport to Paris St Lazare station</u></b><br /><br />To commute from <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-charles-de-gaulle-airport-5748" rel="nofollow">Paris CDG</a> to the Paris St Lazare station, you would take RER Line B to the <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-du-nord" rel="nofollow" title="Link: https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-du-nord">Paris Nord</a> station. You would then walk to the Magenta wing of the <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-du-nord" rel="nofollow" title="Link: https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-du-nord">Nord station</a>, where you would switch to RER Line E to the St Lazare station. In its entirety, the commute from <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-charles-de-gaulle-airport-5748" rel="nofollow" title="Link: https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-charles-de-gaulle-airport-5748">Paris CDG</a> to the St Lazare station would take at least 70 minutes. If you’re connecting to a train that leaves from the St Lazare station, just be sure you allow yourself enough time.<br /><br /><b><u>Paris CDG Airport to Paris Est station</u></b><br /><br />To commute from <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-charles-de-gaulle-airport-5748" rel="nofollow">Paris CDG</a> to the <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-de-l-est" rel="nofollow" title="Link: https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-de-l-est">Paris Est</a> station, you would take RER Line B to the <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-du-nord" rel="nofollow" title="Link: https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-du-nord">Paris Nord</a> station. The <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-de-l-est" rel="nofollow">Est station</a> is about a 10-minute walk from the <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-du-nord" rel="nofollow">Nord station</a>. Otherwise, you could take M5 of the Paris Métro to get from <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-du-nord" rel="nofollow" title="Link: https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-du-nord">Nord</a> to <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-de-l-est" rel="nofollow">Est</a>, and the ride only takes about 2 minutes. In addition to the walk (or the Métro), the ride on the RER from <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-charles-de-gaulle-airport-5748" rel="nofollow">Paris CDG</a> to the <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-du-nord" rel="nofollow" title="Link: https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-gare-du-nord">Nord station</a> takes about 35 minutes. If you’re connecting to a train that leaves from the Est station, just be sure you allow yourself enough time.<br /><br /><b><u>Paris CDG Airport to Paris Austerlitz station</u></b><br /><br />To commute from <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-charles-de-gaulle-airport-5748" rel="nofollow" title="Link: https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-charles-de-gaulle-airport-5748">Paris CDG</a> to the <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-austerlitz" rel="nofollow" title="Link: https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-austerlitz">Paris Austerlitz</a> station, you would take RER Line B to the St. Michel stop in <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/city/paris" rel="nofollow">Paris</a>. At the St. Michel stop, you would switch to M10 of the Paris Métro, which would take you to the <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-austerlitz" rel="nofollow" title="Link: https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-austerlitz">Austerlitz station</a>. In its entirety, the commute from <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-charles-de-gaulle-airport-5748" rel="nofollow" title="Link: https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-charles-de-gaulle-airport-5748">Paris CDG</a> to the <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-austerlitz" rel="nofollow" title="Link: https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-austerlitz">Austerlitz station</a> would take at least 1 hour. If you’re connecting to a train that leaves from the <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-austerlitz" rel="nofollow" title="Link: https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-austerlitz">Austerlitz station</a>, just be sure you allow yourself enough time.<br /><br /><b><u>Paris CDG Airport to Paris Bercy station</u></b><br /><br />To commute from <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-charles-de-gaulle-airport-5748" rel="nofollow" title="Link: https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-charles-de-gaulle-airport-5748">Paris CDG</a> to the Paris Bercy station, you would take RER Line B to the Châtelet–Les Halles stop in <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/city/paris" rel="nofollow" title="Link: https://www.raileurope.com/city/paris">Paris</a>. At the Châtelet–Les Halles stop, you would switch to either Line D of the RER or Line 14 of the Paris Métro to the Bercy station. In its entirety, the commute from <a href="https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-charles-de-gaulle-airport-5748" rel="nofollow" title="Link: https://www.raileurope.com/place/paris-charles-de-gaulle-airport-5748">Paris CDG</a> to the Bercy station would take at least 1 hour to do. If you’re connecting to a train that leaves from Bercy, just be sure you allow yourself enough time..
  • March 05, 2019 21:04
    Jeff
    Changed reply in topic of How to get from the Paris CDG Airport to the Paris city-center & Transferring to each of Paris's main rail stations by Jeff to <b><u>Paris CDG Airport to Paris St Lazare station</u></b><br /><br />To commute from Paris CDG to the Paris St Lazare station, you would take RER Line B to the Paris Nord station. You would then walk to the Magenta wing of the Nord station, where you would switch to RER Line E to the St Lazare station. In its entirety, the commute from Paris CDG to the St Lazare station would take at least 70 minutes. If you’re connecting to a train that leaves from the St Lazare station, just be sure you allow yourself enough time..
  • March 05, 2019 20:04
    Jeff
    Changed reply in topic of How to get from the Paris CDG Airport to the Paris city-center & Transferring to each of Paris's main rail stations by Jeff to <b><u>Paris CDG Airport to Paris Bercy station</u></b><br /><br />To commute from Paris CDG to the Paris Bercy station, you would take RER Line B to the Châtelet–Les Halles stop. At the Châtelet–Les Halles stop, you would switch to either Line D of the RER or Line 14 of the Paris Métro to the Bercy station. In its entirety, the commute from Paris CDG to the Bercy station would take at least 1 hour to do. If you’re connecting to a train that leaves from Bercy, just be sure you allow yourself enough time..
  • March 05, 2019 20:03
    Jeff
    Changed reply in topic of How to get from the Paris CDG Airport to the Paris city-center & Transferring to each of Paris's main rail stations by Jeff to <b><u>Paris CDG Airport to Paris Austerlitz station</u></b><br /><br />To commute from Paris CDG to the Paris Austerlitz, station, you would take RER Line B to the St. Michel stop in Paris. At the St. Michel stop, you would switch to M10 of the Paris Métro, which would take you to the Austerlitz station. In its entirety, the commute from Paris CDG to the Austerlitz station would take at least 1 hour. If you’re connecting to a train that leaves from the Austerlitz station, just be sure you allow yourself enough time..
  • March 05, 2019 20:03
    Jeff
    Changed reply in topic of How to get from the Paris CDG Airport to the Paris city-center & Transferring to each of Paris's main rail stations by Jeff to <b><u>Paris CDG Airport to Paris Est station</u></b><br /><br />To commute from Paris CDG to the Paris Est station, you would take RER Line B to the Paris Nord station. The Est station is about a 10-minute walk from the Nord station. Otherwise, you could take M5 of the Paris Métro to get from Nord to Est, and the ride only takes about 2 minutes. In addition to the walk (or the Métro), the ride on the RER from Paris CDG to the Nord station takes about 35 minutes. If you’re connecting to a train that leaves from the Est station, just be sure you allow yourself enough time..
  • March 05, 2019 20:03
    Jeff
    Changed reply in topic of How to get from the Paris CDG Airport to the Paris city-center & Transferring to each of Paris's main rail stations by Jeff to <b><u>Paris CDG Airport to Paris Montparnasse station</u></b><br /><br />To commute from Paris CDG to the Paris Montparnasse station, you would take RER Line B to the Châtelet–Les Halles stop in Paris. At Châtelet–Les Halles, you would switch to M4 of the Métro to the Montparnasse station. The connection from CDG to the Montparnasse station takes at least about 1 hour. If you’re connecting to a train that leaves from Montparnasse, just be sure you allow yourself enough time..
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