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Montparnasse Station

#2 105 of 2 252 things to do in Paris
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TGV to Biarritz

We arrived here by taxi. It is not a huge station and there are not many amenities. Plan to... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
bloomcrew
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Indianapolis, Indiana
Difficult to navigate, easy to get to.

we had to go thru this station to get to Chartres. the levels of where to go from the metro are... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2018
Seattle-wa-jim
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4 weeks ago
“TGV to Biarritz”
18 Sep 2018
“Difficult to navigate, easy to get to.”
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived here by taxi. It is not a huge station and there are not many amenities. Plan to arrive about 25 min before your scheduled departure. Be sure you know the LAST stop on your route. For example- we were going to Biarritz, but...More

Thank bloomcrew
Reviewed 18 September 2018

we had to go thru this station to get to Chartres. the levels of where to go from the metro are not easy to navigate. NO INFO (TI) station due to construction. It is easy to get to with the metro, the metro station is...More

Thank Seattle-wa-jim
Reviewed 2 September 2018

This time we traveled from Metro 4 and as soon as we get down, it is no easy connection to go to the station for our return journey. There is no escalator nor an elevated ramp to carry your luggage. You have to either pick...More

1  Thank Victor_Vij
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

It is important to note that the 2 metro lines 4 & 12 are near each other and make for an easy connection. The same is true for 6 & 13. The 2 pairs however are very far and imply long connections,stairs & corridors. While...More

Thank msdAmerInParis
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Taking TGV to Hendaye, we had to board from this station. It has easy access when getting there by taxi. There are minimal benched or chairs to sit and wait for your train. Plan ahead to get there just on time. Close to 1/2 hour...More

Thank MeadowsValleyForge
Reviewed 29 July 2018

Montparnasse station (Gare Montparnasse) from the outside looks very ordinary but what a change when stepping into the clean, open plan foyer, with glass lifts and marble type floors. Whilst waiting for friends to book some train tickets I heard a jazz band playing on...More

Thank saxyannie
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

The place is busy with passengers and construction. It's having an upgrade across the site. Likely that Paris 2024 Olympics is the reason.

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 30 May 2018

One of the busiest places in Paris, lots of people coming and going, trains going to a lot of places. Lots of TGV's. Places to eat and shop. Not many places to sit and wait. And not pretty. Functional.

Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 1 May 2018

This train station is huge and has multiple floors. The staff are nice and have a pleasing attitude. There are food outlets including the Paul Chariot and the Monop daily, would avoid them unless needed as they are expensive compared to the stores near your...More

2  Thank Victor_Vij
Reviewed 11 April 2018

We came by to check out this station (and get to the Jardin Atlantique on the roof). There are multiple levels with regional trains as well as a large Metro station. There are about four Paul Bakery kiosks (pretty much the French bakery version of...More

1  Thank DvilleBrian
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Response from Victor_Vij | Reviewed this property |
You need to go till the second floor and then look at the display board to check the track details. They are usually updated not before 20 minutes before departure. The tickets will be validated/checked by the Ticket... More
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SL D
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Response from Victor_Vij | Reviewed this property |
Yes, free wifi available - If for few mins time, you don't need to register but it is slow. I would suggest you to register for faster speed.
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