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Gare St. Lazare

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This train station served as the inspiration for a series of paintings by Monet.
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We arrived via metro for our train trip to Normandy for the day. Signage was very good from the metro all the way to where we needed to be through several layers of train station. In the station itself, there were lots of stores and...More

1  Thank MisterTravels21
Reviewed 4 days ago

This big train station was recently renovated and modernized and now features a lot of new shopping and eating. It serves mostly suburban areas, but also cities in Normandy.

Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the station I use when going by train to Caen, a city in which I lived years ago, because St. Lazare is the Paris departure point for destinations in Northwest France. It is also a major commuter station. I think that extensive renovations...More

Thank Rumples
Reviewed 16 August 2018

Please be aware of the petty scam artists in Paris. This pass Summer six of my family members, myself included, visited Paris and were scammed out 107.35 euros. The scam is so slick. Do some research, just type Paris train scams in your search bar...More

Thank Kal5687
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

Arrive prepared - the ladies at the help desk are truly useless, who knows how they got this job. Please for your own mental health avoid them and do research ahead of time or ask a friendly Parisian INSTEAD! Ugh.

Thank Linzy A
Reviewed 24 June 2018

The Gare Saint-Lazare, officially Paris-Saint-Lazare, is one of the six large terminus railway stations of Paris. It is the second busiest station in Paris, after the Gare du Nord. It handles 275,000 passengers each day! Watch your luggage. Just like the Metro pickpockets abound. Put...More

1  Thank Don N
Reviewed 22 May 2018

This station is very busy on the weekends so take that into account when making plans to visit other parts of France. There was a workers strike that cancelled most trains going to Caen (this seems to happen often). We tried asking information about alternatives,...More

2  Thank BudgetJunkie
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Lots of small shops and restaurants nearby. The Hilton hotel is right next to it. Super convenient - there are also some convenient stores/grocery stores nearby

Thank Sheana C
Reviewed 1 May 2018

This place is well connected with Metros and buses.. This place is an excellent arrival and departure point if you are visiting Paris as it is well connected to all landmarks. The metro line Haussmann – Saint-Lazare is nearer to this station and also the...More

1  Thank Victor_Vij
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

From Gare St. Lazare, you can not only visit authentic parts of Paris given the great interconnected network of train and subway, but also enter the most prestigious shopping centers of Paris Take the time to walk and enjoy!

1  Thank EricFeddal
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7 April 2018|
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Response from Alexander N | Reviewed this property |
We purchase out outbound ticket before we arrived in Paris. We purchased our return ticket the local station 1 day before our return. We got one of the last pair of tickets available. I would suggest not waiting as long... More
3 February 2018|
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Response from Joseph C | Reviewed this property |
It's unfortunate, but weekends are a bad time to make connections because schedules are reduced. And the schedules are difficult to get more than three months out because that's the limit for bookings. Are you wed to Paris... More
Susan C
3 December 2017|
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Response from Joseph C | Reviewed this property |
Let me add that Paris by train on the Net sorts this out - not sure it answers your question.