Paris Montparnasse station


Paris 'Gare Montparnasse' train station has been operating since the middle of the 19th century and its immediate success meant that to cope with increasing passenger numbers they had to add a second station during its first decade of operation. This Paris station is the main terminus for lines serving the west and south west of France, with destinations including Brest, Quimper and St Malo, Tours (Val de Loire), Chatellerault, Poitiers, La Rochelle and Toulouse.



Paris Stations




Train arrivals in 'real time' here


Train departures in 'real time' here



Hotels near the station

Hotels at Gare de Montparnasse
*Lowest price guaranteed*






Montparnasse train station - Paris



Transport from the station:  Areas served from this station:
TGV (High Speed Trains) West (Loire Valley) and southwest France
Corail (Regional Train) Normandy
TER (Regional Train) Brittany
Transilien Line N (Paris suburban Train) Pays de loire


Metro lines with connections at Gare Montpernasse

The Metro station at the Gare Montparnasse provides easy access to most locations of Paris. Hotels and other accommodation are available around the train station.


 Train arrivals in 'real time' here   Train departures in 'real time' here

If you need to connect to one of the other Paris train stations you have the following options from Paris Montparnasse.

Transport options

Paris station (Gare)

Metro line 4 dir. Porte de Clignancourt 

   Gare de Nord 

Metro line 4 dir. Porte de Clignancourt

  Gare de l'Est

Metro line 4 to Odeon dir. Porte de Clignancourt then line 10 to Austerlitz.

Gare d'Austerlitz

 Metro line 13 direction Saint-Denis -- Universite

 Gare St-Lazare
Metro Line 4 dir. Porte de Clignancourt  to 'Les Halles' then RER A to Gare de Lyon Gare de Lyon

Gare Montparnasse to Charles de Gaulle Airport

To get to Charles de Gaulle Airport from here you can take the Air France coach 'Les Cars' from outside the station on 'Rue de Commandant Rene Mouchotte'  or take the metro, line 4 in the direction of Porte d' Orleans to Denfert Rochereau  where you can pick up the RER train line B3 direct to the airport.

Gare Montparnasse to Orly Airport

To get to Orly Airport from here take the metro line 4 direction Porte d'Orleans to 'Denfert Rochereau' from where you can catch the Orlybus direct to the airport. You also have the option of staying on until 'Antony' and catching the Orlyval train to the airport.

Cities served by Paris Montparnasse:

Bordeaux Brest Chartres
La Rochelle Le Mans Nantes
Rennes Toulouse Tours


17, Boulevard de Vaugirard 75741 Paris
Region: Ile-de-France
GPS coordinates: 48.839824,2.31881

Open 4.30am 1.15am


Check out location within Paris metro map here...

Do not leave your bags unattended.
Keep contact with your bags at all times (bag on shoulder, between feet, etc).
Do not accept offers of help from anyone at the ticket machines.
Only buy tickets from authorized sources.
Be aware of pickpockets.


Find your hotel in Paris with




 Back to top