Getting Around Paris

This is how local Airbnb hosts recommend you get anywhere. Be it by land, sky, or sea.

Locals’ favourite places

1. Gare du Nord
18 Rue de Dunkerque
352local recommendations
David says “5 Minutes walk & on same street as our flat is Gare du Nord station for Eurostar trains. Gare du Nor...” ·
2. Abbesses
22 Rue des Abbesses
188local recommendations
Marion says “Line Metro to join the department stores (Galeries Lafayette, ..), Opera, Place de la Madeleine, Con...” ·
3. Châtelet - Les Halles
144local recommendations
Jean-Francois says “How to use the RER trains : these are suburban trains connected with the metro network in Paris. You...” ·
4. Paris Gare de Lyon
Place Louis-Armand
131local recommendations
Alexander says “Metro Line 1 RER A - RER D TGV services to the South of France including Lyon, Marseille, Nice, Mont...” ·
5. Montparnasse
128local recommendations
Ignazio says “The famous Montparnasse area, bars, restaurants, cinemas. All the 19th century most famous artists l...” ·
6. Saint Lazare Train Station
13 Rue d'Amsterdam
123local recommendations
Julien says “La Fnac, H&M, Gap, Citadium, etc Find all the varieted and complete type of shops in these historic...” ·
7. Gare de l'Est
Place du 11 novembre 1918
139local recommendations
Thibaut says “The famous train station and its beautiful rose windows. Take the rue d'Alsace the left of the stati...” ·
8. Gare Montparnasse
17 Boulevard de Vaugirard
122local recommendations
Margot says “Gare Montparnasse is one of the six large Paris railway termini. It is used by intercity TGV trains ...” ·
9. Grands Boulevards
112local recommendations
Coco says “The area of the "Grands Boulevards" is known for its constant animation with its many restaurants, c...” ·
10. Oberkampf
95local recommendations
Joe says “Listed on gawker as the Williamsburg neighborhood of Paris. Great for bars and people watching” ·
11. Charles de Gaulle Airport
92local recommendations
Angie says “Go to Aeroport CDG 2 TGV – RER take RER B direc.Saint-Remy-les-Chevreuse to Chatelet-Les Halles38mi...” ·
12. Nation
84local recommendations
Camila says “Just across the street you find the shopping store Printemps. Similar to Lafayette , here you will f...” ·
13. Champ de Mars - Tour Eiffel
72local recommendations
Émeline says “Station to go to the Château de Versailles RER C "Champ de Mars - Tour Eiffel" to "Station Versaille...” ·
14. Jules Joffrin
5 Rue Sainte-Isaure
79local recommendations
Marcello says “Line 12 takes you direct to Musee d'Orsay (impressionist museum , Van Gogh and others)” ·
15. Orly Airport
65local recommendations
Fan says “European and domestic airport, you may take RER to Denfert then metro #4”
16. Neuilly Porte Maillot
01 Rue des Dardanelles
64local recommendations
Ariane says “You will find the Palais des Congrès with many international meetings. Inside, the best shops and a ...” ·
17. Barbès - Rochechouart
69local recommendations
Elena says “On Wednesday and Saturdays big market underneath the raised metro line that runs along the boulevard...” ·
18. Place Monge
62local recommendations
Lilian says “With a nice open market that has been running since the 1920s !... It is on Wednesdays, Fridays & Su...” ·
19. La Motte-Picquet – Grenelle
71local recommendations
Mao says “Lively Sunday and Wednesday morning street market. Unique atmosphere // Marché le dimanche et mercre...” ·
20. Saint-Paul
Rue Saint-Antoine
52local recommendations
Sébastien says “Cheese, wine, gourmet food, flowers... everything you need to buy before leaving Paris.” ·
21. Jourdain
48local recommendations
Dominique says “Very typical parisian place, with coffee place, church, bakery, cheese store....” ·
22. Charles de Gaulle – Étoile
55local recommendations
Cyril says “The Arc de Triomphe stands in the centre of the Place Charles de Gaulle. It honors those who fought ...” ·
23. Marcadet - Poissonniers
57local recommendations
Michael says “This station is not as near as Chateau-Rouge, but allows you to take line 12, bringing you directly ...” ·
24. Lamarck - Caulaincourt
51local recommendations
Simone says “Chic neighbourhood, with modern bars, bio-restaurants, youth crowds and music” ·
25. Saint-Michel - Notre-Dame
Quai Saint Michel
48local recommendations
Hoang says “Historical Cathedral - Downtown Paris. Medieval style.” ·
26. Étienne Marcel
44local recommendations
Anna says “Trendy clothing stores, all the famous french brands (Zadig & Voltaire, Maje, Sandro, Ba&Sh, Les Pet...” ·
27. Anvers
37local recommendations
28. Gambetta
47local recommendations
Zoé says “Go to this place if you need to make good French traditional purchases. You will find all that you n...”
29. Strasbourg - Saint-Denis
38local recommendations
Dorothée says “In this area, many places to watch a theatre show.” ·
30. Paris Gare de Lyon
Place Louis-Armand
44local recommendations
Florence says “The railway to the south (don't forget to book a table at the Train Bleu, a totally magic restaurant...” ·