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    Gare de Paris-Austerlitz Train Station

    The train station Paris-Austerlitz, also called the gare d’Austerlitz, originally called the Gare d’Orléans, is one of the seven major terminus train stations of the SNCF in Paris, located on the banks of the Seine River (left bank – rive gauche), in the area of la Salpêtrière in the 13th arrondissement (district). It is the departure for the classic train line that serves Bordeaux-Saint-Jean, Limoges-Bénédictins and Toulouse-Matabiau.<br /><br />It is in zone: 1 (tarification for Île-de-France) with coordinates 48° 50′ 30″ North, 2° 21′ 58″ East and an altitude of 30 m. It is on the train lines Paris-Austerlitz <=> Bordeaux-St-Jean and Quai d’Orsay <=> Austerlitz with Read more [...]

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    Gare de Paris-Est Train Station

    Paris Gare de l’Est Train Station[/caption]The train station Paris-Est, also called the gare de l’Est (originally called the gare de Strasbourg), is one of the seven major terminus train stations of the SNCF network in Paris. It is located in the area of Saint-Vincent-de-Paul, in the 10th arrondissement (district), not far from the Gare du Nord. Its facade ends the South-North perspective, created by baron Haussmann, which is mainly the boulevard de Strasbourg. It is in zone: 1 (tarification Île-de-France) with coordinates 48° 52′ 39″ North, 2° 21′ 33″ East with an altitude of 46 m. It is on the train lines Paris-Est <=> Strasbourg-Ville and Paris-Est Read more [...]

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    Gare de Paris-Montparnasse Train Station

    The train station Paris-Montparnasse, also called the gare Montparnasse, is one of the seven major Parisian terminus railway stations. It is located at Montparnasse, on the left bank (rive gauche) of the Seine, straddling the 14th and 15th arrondissements (districts), in the areas known as Plaisance and Necker. It is in zone: 1 (tarification Île-de-France) with coordinates 48° 50′ 28″ North, 2° 19′ 14″ East and an altitude of 63 m. It is on the train lines Paris-Montparnasse <=> Brest with 28 (plus sidings) tracks and 15 (13 central plus 2 side) platforms serving 53 890 474 passengers (2015) per year.

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    Gare de Paris-Nord Train Station

    The train station Paris-Nord, also called the gare du Nord, is the main Paris departure point for the railway lines serving the North of France and bordering countries. Because of nearby Belgium, Holland, Great Britain and Germany, it has always had a very marked international vocation, before seeing massive development of its regional rail traffic. Outside of Japan, it’s the top rail station in the world in terms of traffic; it handled 262 millions passengers in 2015. It is in zone: 1 (tarification Île-de-France) with coordinates 48° 52′ 54″ North, 2° 21′ 22″ East and an altitude of 53 m. It is on the train lines Read more [...]

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    Gare de Paris-Saint-Lazare Train Station

    The train station Paris-Saint-Lazare, also called the gare Saint-Lazare, is one of the seven major terminus train stations of the SNCF network in Paris. Located in the Europe area of the 8e arrondissement (8th district), it is the major Parisian depature railway staion serving the Ouest-État network. This was the original name (West-State) of the rail company, owned by the State that ran the train lines to Brittany (Le Mans, Rennes, Brest), Normandy (Rouen, Caen, Le Havre) and Loire (Nantes, St Nazaire). It is in zone: 1 (tarification Île-de-France) with coordinates 48° 52′ 35″ North, 2° 19′ 26″ East and an altitude of 32 m. It is Read more [...]

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    Novotel Paris Gare De Lyon

    Situated opposite Gare de Lyon Train and Metro Station in the heart of Paris, Novotel Paris Gare De Lyon offers a fitness centre and a 24-hour heated indoor swimming pool. The air-conditioned rooms are equipped with free WiFi internet, a 42-inch flat-screen TV and desk. Novotel Paris Gare De Lyon provides a 24-hour à la carte service and guests can enjoy breakfast in their rooms. A variety of restaurants can be reached within walking distance. The hotel reception is open 24 hours a day and guests have access to a luggage storage facility and a private car park. On weekends Read more [...]

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    Paris-Gare-de-Bercy-Bourgogne-Pays d’Auvergne Train Station

    The train station Paris-Bercy-Bourgogne-Pays d’Auvergne, originally simply called the gare de Bercy, is a French railway station administered by the French national railway company (SNCF). It is in the Bercy area of the 12e arrondissement (12th district) of Paris. When Paris-Bercy was opened it was for transporting merchandise, mainly wine to this area in Paris which was the main wine trading centre. It is in zone: 1 with coordinates 48° 50′ 21″ North, 2° 22′ 59″ East with an altitude of 39 m. It is on the train line Paris-Bercy to Clermont-Ferrand with tracks and 6 platforms and 10 car-loading Read more [...]