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This train station served as the inspiration for a series of paintings by Monet.
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good50%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“train station” (15 reviews)
“nice station” (4 reviews)
“lots of shops” (4 reviews)
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"train station"
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"nice station"
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"lots of shops"
in 4 reviews
"paris metro"
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"monet's house and gardens"
in 2 reviews
"buying tickets"
in 3 reviews
"street level"
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"great shopping"
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"day trip"
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"rouen"
in 5 reviews
"platform"
in 6 reviews
"passengers"
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"france"
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"haussmann"
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"lines"
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"parisian"
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Reviewed 5 days ago

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
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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
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Reviewed 25 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
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Reviewed 23 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
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Reviewed 14 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
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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
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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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Reviewed 4 January 2018

The trains station is fairly good. It has all the relevant connecting routes. The Metros and bus are all located next to this main station. But if you have young children in strollers its best to take bus from this point on. Forget the metro's...More

1  Thank Yasser S
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Reviewed 29 December 2017

Plenty of things to do. Easy connection to Charles De Gaulle Airport and Disney Paris (you only need to change one subway train). Have walked around with the family late at night and it is pretty safe. Take your time if haven't used subways/trains in...More

3  Thank pabl0fu
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Reviewed 21 November 2017

We took the train to Rouen from Gare St Lazare. Easily navigable at any time of the day and connected to the Paris Metro.

3  Thank BlueDolphin9
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DMLReview
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
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Efran2015
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
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Susan C
4 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.
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