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Paris Nord Railway Station

(Gare SNCF de Paris Nord)
Train Station
  • Neil C.
    "new Eurostar carriage stock"(2 Tips)
    "It's cold bc it's an outdoor station so beware if it's winter"(2 Tips)
    "Wifi free and to register in order to use the wifi."(10 Tips)
    "Also keep your eyes open , its really crowded."(6 Tips)
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  • Théo B.
    Théo BlochetFebruary 2, 2014
    Been here 50+ times
    Arriving past 9pm ? Go wait for your connexion upstairs in the Eurostar Check-In area. It's empty, quiet. There are standing desks, and the best view of the train station. Lovely spot.
  • sabrinazcheng
    sabrinazchengOctober 2, 2014
    Wifi free and to register in order to use the wifi. I like the display of arrival and departures during changing info. Very classic it flipped one by one :)
  • Melissa T.
    Melissa ThamesMay 7, 2015
    Eurostar is very nice way to travel from London. Train station is easy to navigate. Check out the bon bon stand. Get there at least an hour before your train. Customs took longer than expected
  • Nain
    NainJanuary 21, 2015
    Nice place with lots of shops selling packed food for travelers. Good selection of shops selling various merchandise enough for the casual shoppers to wile away a few hours
  • Jack S.
    Jack SmithAugust 13, 2014
    Been here 10+ times
    The Mobilis is the Parisians travel card. Not advertised to tourists/visitors, but easily obtainable from the multilingual automatic ticket machines in any station. A lot cheaper than a "Paris Pass"
  • Fienuts
    FienutsNovember 3, 2014
    The train ride was comfortable. There is a bar area for drinks, coffee (no cappuccino though, only latte, Americano and Espresso) and snacks in Coach 14.
  • Amy B.
    Amy BFebruary 24, 2015
    All the snack bars offer the same items but the one on the right corner, if the tracks are behind you, seems nicest. No need to arrive early.
  • Jan-Willem C.
    Although it's a well connected and very big station, sometimes the signalization could be improved enormously.
  • Jonne K.
    Jonne KingmaFebruary 4, 2016
    Been here 5+ times
    Don't forget to visit the melting house sculpture when you're here. It's in front of gare du Nord. (left hand when you walk out of the station)
  • Ronald D.
    Ronald DLMarch 8, 2015
    Been here 10+ times
    Don't take the taxi stand on the right. Take the exit on the front and cross the street. Beware of your valuables when moving around the station and just outside.
  • Faraneh N.
    Faraneh NSeptember 6, 2016
    One of the important train stations in Paris. Very crowded. U can catch the RER B to the airport. Just make sure u get in the right train
  • Christer L.
    Christer LDecember 24, 2013
    If you are returning a car you rented from somewhere else (CDG)... the car park is in the -6/F of the basement garage. The entrance of the car park is on Rue de Compiègne!
  • Brian S.
    Brian StraussMarch 12, 2015
    Could use a bit of a scrubbing, but it's well located in the City; easy to walk to good restaurants and transfers to taxis and the Metro are a breeze.
  • Al R.
    Al RouwNovember 18, 2014
    They have a piano in the hall for everybody to play on.. Spend time listening to some amazing piano players/travellers
  • Stephan L.
    Stephan LinznerAugust 26, 2014
    Get a free Lebara 3G Sim at the Relay kiosk next to platform 3 and activate it using the public wifi. Comes with a 1€ balance and 100mb of free 3G data.
  • Filmsquare
    FilmsquareDecember 8, 2013
    Jason Bourne travels to Paris Gare du Nord to leave his red bag in a locker, but Marie's car is spotted and he has to make an escape in The Bourne Identity (2002).
  • Lamia
    LamiaJuly 28, 2016
    Busy and the opposite of organized, totally different than London international station
  • Filmsquare
    FilmsquareNovember 30, 2013
    The titular character of Hugo (2011) is seen in front of the tall green doors inside Paris Gare du Nord in one of the rare scenes of the film not shot on set.
  • Julian K.
    Julian KuntorovDecember 11, 2013
    If looking for the Eurostar check-in, it's upstairs through the staircase which is to the right from the main entrance. Don't get lost in the underground floors — they are confusing and smell badly.
  • Gé ..
    Gé .April 11, 2015
    If you can't get wifi in the station (down most of the time), go across the street to Mc Donalds, where it's free, and which is also a safer place to wait at if you arrive late at night.
  • Claire S.
    Claire StonesSeptember 6, 2013
    There are luggage lockers under the main concourse (near the taxi rank). They range in price from 5€50 to 9€50 for 24 hrs. They only take coins and the change machines cannot be relied upon.
  • 🍚
    🍚December 31, 2014
    Took Thalys train. Says free wifi if you're in second class but still couldn't get it. It's cold bc it's an outdoor station so beware if it's winter
  • noskos
    noskosMarch 6, 2015
    Buy your baguettes for the trip at Paul's, located on the right of the International train platform.
  • Edwulf
    EdwulfJanuary 23
    It's said if you clap your hands and say your hometown name you will return safely from your trip . Nah! I just made it up, but hey! You and I could start a new tradition!!!
  • Robin
    RobinAugust 23, 2014
    In search for the lockers? When facing the arriving trains, walk almost all the way to the left and look for the locker-sign on your left hand. They're found downstairs in the 'basement'.
  • Jackson T.
    Jackson TsaiSeptember 14, 2014
    Thalys Train ride was quite the experience, departed from Amsterdam to Paris (2.5 Hours)
  • Katy C.
    Katy CarvalhoAugust 24, 2013
    If you travel eurostar, always pay the premier standart fare, its really worth it!!
  • Tom V.
    Tom VBJanuary 17, 2015
    Been here 5+ times
    Very nice building. Too little benches to sit on. Do give money to the homeless/beggars.
  • Mona
    MonaNovember 18, 2016
    No original/cute/good gift shops . So try to buy gift/souvenirs outside The station. Also keep your eyes open , its really crowded.
  • Chris P.
    Chris Phillips2 weeks ago
    There are plans for a face-lift for 2024. Gare du Nord really needs it. This is a really depressing place to be. Very limited facilities and expensive. Bring your own food and drink for your trip!
  • Alexandre C.
    Alexandre CurielSeptember 4, 2014
    Been here 10+ times
    TGV services to northern France, Eurostar to London and Thalys to Belgium, The Netherlands and Western Germany
  • George G.
    George GallopFebruary 11, 2014
    If getting the Eurostar the business premier entrance to UK boarder patrol is actually not for business premier customers it is actually the non EU passport line and really slow ...
  • Joze N.
    Joze NuñezAugust 14, 2015
    You should take a train here, at least once on your entire life
  • Jessica
    JessicaDecember 1, 2016
    Arrive extra early due to security checks. They didn't open up boarding/security until about 10 minutes before our train departed. We were at the end of a very long line and almost missed the train.
  • Yukari
    YukariMay 9
    Been here 5+ times
    One of the loveliest station in the world!!! Train station on grind floor is too nice...!
  • Travis C.
    Travis CombelAugust 18, 2014
    So trains between The UK and Europe take the fun out of trains with the passport control thing.
  • Federico L.
    Federico LitensteinSeptember 5, 2016
    Inhospitable place cold and drafty even in summer, literally no seats, not tourist friendly at all, the luggage lockers are an eldritchean nightmare, go to the McDonalds across the street enjoy wifi
  • Robin M.
    Robin MétralJuly 26, 2014
    Be prepared to wait if you have a special demand for the ticket office. 15min when it's not too busy
  • Neil C.
    Neil ChurcherDecember 1, 2015
    Been here 25+ times
    The new Eurostar carriage stock seem more spacious but the seat headrests are badly done. Don't expect to be able to sleep in them...
  • Fiona C.
    The busiest of all! Huge and very crowded! Eurostar services to London!
  • Renee K.
    Renee KoppelmansAugust 17, 2016
    Way too busy but can't really not go here if you're traveling by train. They have enough stores and places to eat but just quite crowded and not super clean
  • Mirvettium
    MirvettiumSeptember 29, 2014
    The main train station out of Paris, but food beforehand options are limited here.
  • Tim E.
    Tim EganOctober 19, 2014
    Been here 10+ times
    Relay, L'occitane and a couple of cafes available after Eurostar check in upstairs.
  • Amit G.
    Amit GaharwarSeptember 23, 2014
    A lot of Indian places to eat just outside the station.
  • Spencer S.
    Spencer SchoebenMarch 22, 2015
    this train station is really a good one for getting places lolololol
  • Gé ..
    Gé .April 11, 2015
    Wifi never works so plan ahead (if you want to get an Uber for example) Good connection with the Métro but escalators are broken most of the time.
  • Paul F.
    Paul FarrellJune 26, 2015
    Allow plenty of time to get here. Traffic via Boulevard de Sebastopol can be shocking.
  • Carolina P.
    Carolina Paiva RibeiroDecember 1, 2014
    Incredible place, beautiful and cosy!
  • Arsentii D.
    Arsentii DadashevAugust 20, 2014
    Been here 10+ times
    One of the awful place in Paris. Looking for your luggage and be careful with trains to airport
  • Jordi L.
    Jordi LlobetFebruary 18, 2015
    Huge station. You'll get lost, don't worry. Free wifi during 20 minutes.
  • Enzo M.
    Enzo MartinelliJanuary 2, 2015
    With plenty of choices for free wifi
  • Ben T.
    Ben TaylorApril 18
    Been here 5+ times
    Be very careful with your belongings. There are a lot of pickpockets about.
  • Frankie R.
    Frankie RobertoDecember 15, 2014
    Don't check in too early for the Eurostar – there's not much in the way of seating or cafes.
  • Thomas
    ThomasAugust 14, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    Many facilities, I liked the HEMA.
  • Thomas M.
    Thomas MNovember 27, 2014
    Don't waste time and money in traffic jam to the airport. You can easily reach CDG by train from here for just 9,75€.
  • Matt B.
    Matt B.April 21, 2014
    In case it's not obvious: International Departures are upstairs.
  • Mubarak A.
    The access to Europe
  • Stephan P.
    Stephan PireMarch 30
    Been here 25+ times
    UBER tip: Walk away from the station down to the Boulevard before calling your über driver unless you want to pay extra for getting out of the traffic jam
  • Mubarak A.
    The Hub of Europe
  • Mark L.
    Mark LNovember 29, 2015
    Get food before going through Eurostar security - really crappy selection of food now that Paul has been replaced.
  • Jennifer C.
    Jennifer CarterNovember 28, 2014
    Lots of food places in and around the station
  • Sabine Anna V.
    Sabine Anna VleugelsAugust 30, 2014
    Good Service ... Free WiFi
  • Romà J.
    Romà JiménezFebruary 7, 2015
    Been here 5+ times
    Allow 45' at least if you're going to London by eurostar.
  • HTZ
    HTZMarch 29, 2015
    London 2 hours from here:)
  • Marine J.
    Marine JournoFebruary 14, 2015
    Been here 25+ times
    Be prepared to be asked for money every 2 meters
  • Vincent T.
    Vincent TanOctober 15, 2016
    Ignore the taxi touts and go to the taxi stand for an official taxi
  • Bianca B.
    Bianca BuenoApril 22, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    If you are going to get a taxi don't let some "helpful" people get your luggage. They will demand money after without even ask if you want the "service".
  • Tugce E.
    Tugce EsenerAugust 15, 2016
    Some parts are under construction so not alot of to go food choices except the vending machines.
  • Birkan A.
    Birkan AltunyollarSeptember 18, 2016
    Adorable architecture...
  • Nick F.
    Nick FrancisAugust 3, 2016
    Eurostar hub a bit old fashioned
  • Sarah C.
    Sarah ConradJanuary 25, 2015
    Been here 10+ times
    I find it hilarious when a train is late in France and it's marked "retard."
  • Ettiene S.
    Ettiene SabrinaSeptember 23, 2015
    Train with Free Wi-Fi
  • Wilson C.
    Wilson ChaiAugust 9, 2014
    Near Metro and train station
  • Fahad A.
    Fahad AbalkhailAugust 27, 2016
    It doesnt have enough awareness for non-french speakers.
  • Jonathan C.
    Jonathan ChooOctober 28, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    An awful international railway station that does not deserve the Eurostar.
  • Abdulrahman A.
    Took the train to antrwep via thalys , its an outdoor station
  • خالد ا.
    خالد الحقانOctober 6, 2014
    Thalys trains' platforms would be announced 20 min before move
  • Frank L.
    Frank LamAugust 2, 2015
    Don't get here too early. There is absolutely no where to sit while waiting for the train.
  • Saxow B.
    Saxow BoyMay 23
    Been here 10+ times
    New Eurostar business lounge !
  • Brad T.
    Brad TNovember 14, 2014
    Much better, faster than flying.
  • Awi A.
    Awi AbuOctober 23, 2014
    70 cents for using toilets.
  • Elizabeth L.
    Elizabeth LeeNovember 16, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    Major metro interchange station. Change here for eurostar.
  • Lena
    LenaApril 8, 2016
    Been here 5+ times
    Gare du Nord... because who fucking needs a place to sit, right?
  • Blaz
    BlazJanuary 9, 2015
    Been here 25+ times
    Europe's biggest station.
  • Garry K.
    Garry KousoulouSeptember 26, 2014
    Silmo Paris
  • Abu Aya a.
    Abu Aya aka KDJanuary 29
    Eurostar arrivals
  • Cha B.
    Cha BAugust 8, 2014
    go to brussels
  • cvvh
    cvvhNovember 22, 2016
    Huge, confusing and dirty.
  • Jacques B.
    Jacques BrouwersSeptember 24, 2014
    Wine is bloody expensive!
  • Guillaume
    GuillaumeJuly 17, 2015
    Come back..
  • Affy N.
    Affy NanthakulApril 3, 2015
    Uk broader officer act like a god
  • Dennis A. V.
    Confusing train station.
  • Mat C.
    Mat CollisMay 26, 2016
    Rubbish rubbish station. One of the gateways to Paris and its a shithole
  • Chris R.
    Chris RichardsAugust 15, 2016
    A massive dump. Confusing, in need of investment.
  • prince of A.
    prince of ArroganceJune 9, 2016
    Been here 5+ times
    Disgusting, smelly, not enough space and always full of dodgy characters.
  • Jonathan R.
    Jonathan RimmerDecember 25, 2014
    Unlike the venue in Paris this station does not have the same undertones that haunt modern France such as mismanagement of the economy and wider economic decline
    Downvoted Jul 3
  • Georgia G.
    Georgia GalloneJuly 6, 2014
    Better off flying! Eurostar staff is the worst!
  • Med R.
    Med RabioniNovember 21, 2016
    Nothing good
  • Jason P.
    Jason PAugust 22, 2016
    Poor cousin of St. Pancras
  • Mary Colette N.
    Mary Colette NatashaFebruary 15, 2015
    Awful place. No restaurants. Dirty.
  • SNCF Gares & Connexions
    SNCF Gares & ConnexionsJune 11, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    Consignes disponibles dans cette gare tous les jours, de 6h15 à 23h15. 3 tarifs sont proposés suivant la taille du casier (5,5 / 7,5 / 9,5€ pour 24h - 5€ par 24h supplémentaires). RDV au niveau -1.
  • BudgetWorld
    BudgetWorldAugust 15, 2014
    Камеры хранения - цена за сутки 5,5/7,5/9,5€ в зависимости от размера ящика, дополнительные сутки 5€, работают с 6:15 до 23:15. Туалет 0,7€. Полчаса WiFi бесплатно от SNCF или возле кафе Quick
  • Laur'e B.
    Laur'e BoninApril 4, 2015
    Un seul hall donc repérage facile. De nombreuses boutiques dans les couloirs du métro ( HEMA, Douglas...) et de stand de vente à emporter. Un laboratoire d'analyse aussi.
  • Ronaldo S.
    A estação é enorme! Mas pra vale a pena viajar de trem, compre a passagem com bastante antecedência! Quanto mais próximo mais o preço aumenta.
  • Ronaldo S.
    A estação é enorme! Mas pra vale a pena viajar de trem, compre a passagem com bastante antecedência! Quanto mais próximo mais o preço aumenta.
  • Clau S.
    Clau SSeptember 13, 2014
    Uma das mais lindas e movimentadas estações de Paris. O livro e o filme 'A invenção de Hugo Cabret' se passam aqui.
  • BudgetWorld
    BudgetWorldAugust 15, 2014
    Камеры хранения находятся возле стоянки такси - цена за сутки 5,5/7,5/9,5€ в зависимости от размера ящика, дополнительные сутки 5€, работают с 6:15 до 23:15. Туалет 0,7€
  • MikaelDorian
    MikaelDorianMarch 21, 2010
    Been here 10+ times
    Plus grande gare d'Europe, elle est tournée vers celle-ci. Destination vers le Royaume-Uni, la Belgique, les Pays-Bas, l'Allemagne, et le Nord de la France. Admirez les allégories sur la façade. ;)
  • SNCF Gares & Connexions
    SNCF Gares & ConnexionsDecember 16, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    "Un piano est à votre disposition en gare de Paris-Nord : à vous de jouer !"
  • Anastasia K.
    Anastasia KlimenkoFebruary 28, 2015
    очень легко найти свой перрон, все знаки и направления четко расставлены, в этот раз опаздывала на поезд, дойти до нужного от метро смогла за две минуты.
  • SNCF Gares & Connexions
    SNCF Gares & ConnexionsMay 8, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    Préparez votre passage en gare de Paris-Nord grâce à la visite virtuelle de Gares 360°. Read more
  • Timtim N.
    Timtim NesterSeptember 29, 2014
    Отсутствуют залы ожидания. Сидячие места есть только в вокзальных бистро. Хороший вид на пути открывается со второго уровня (где зона регистрации на поезда в Лондон). Есть свободное фортепиано.
  • H. C.
    H. CeronneAugust 17, 2014
    Uno de los puntos principales del transporte ferroviario en París (tren, tren suburbano -RER- y metro). Tristemente la imagen de la gare deja mucho que desear comparada a otras ciudades (Londres).
  • Manul C.
    Manul CatAugust 13, 2014
    От вокзала отходят поезда до Брюсселя, Амстердама и Лондона. Так же прямо на вокзале можно перейти на rer и поехать до Диснейленда или Версаля.
  • Morgan A.
    Morgan AbbouNovember 6, 2012
    Très calme et confortable. Plein de magasines. Personnel très aimable
  • France Diplomatie
    France DiplomatieOctober 4, 2011
    Votre enfant mineur part en séjour collectif organisé à l’étranger ? Consultez nos conseils aux familles pour les laisser partir l'esprit tranquille. Read more
  • Rod T.
    Rod TormenJanuary 3, 2015
    La principal estación de Francia, tiene conexión con el metro y siempre es muy concurrida. Muy concurrida y ubicada en un distrito interesante que podría parecer peligroso pero no lo es tanto.
  • Ettiene S.
    Ettiene SabrinaSeptember 23, 2015
    Mtos pedintes dentro da Gare Du Nord para os trens q percorrem a união européia. Atenção com seus pertences!
  • Guillaume A.
    Guillaume ArmspachNovember 12, 2014
    Been here 25+ times
    Un piano est maintenant dans le hall sous le tableau des départs. Comme a St Pancras. Présent au moins jusqu'au 24/12/14.
  • Warren
    WarrenMarch 14, 2015
    Been here 50+ times
    Même si vous ne prenez pas l'eurostar pour Londres, arrêtez vous pour admirer la façade.
  • Lisiane L.
    Lisiane LacerdaSeptember 14, 2014
    Principal estação de trem de Paris. Trens que vão para toda Europa. Vários lugares para um lanche rápido.
  • Sandrushka K.
    Viajar del Centro de Londres al Centro de Paris es simplemente lo mejor
  • Nilson J.
    Nilson JuniorAugust 8, 2014
    Se for pra Londres, prepara-se para longas filas nas cabines de imigração e prepare seu humor para oficiais questionadores.
  • Jay L.
    Jay LeeOctober 30, 2014
    런던행 유로스타 및 벨기에, 에덜란드행 열차를 탈 수 있다! 인근 동역과 헷갈리지 아요 :)
  • Davut B.
    Paris'ten Londra ve kuzey Avrupa ülkelerine tren ile seyahatin başlangıç noktası...
  • Léonard F.
    Léonard FougèreAugust 14, 2014
    C'est grand. Très grand.
  • Angela Teresa R.
    Angela Teresa RispoliOctober 7, 2014
    A estação do Eurostar! Sempre muito movimentada.Atencao com os batedores de carteira!
  • SNCF Gares & Connexions
    SNCF Gares & ConnexionsJune 11, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    Wifi disponible dans cette gare.
  • Giulia D.
    La plus jolie des gares du monde ((': Paris... Ma vie.
  • SNCF Gares & Connexions
    SNCF Gares & ConnexionsAugust 24, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    Vous prenez l'Eurostar ? Découvrez leur nouvelle application pour iPhone et Android et réservez directement sur votre smartphone. Read more
  • Skander
    SkanderSeptember 10, 2016
    Been here 25+ times
    Ne soyez pas vaches, passez voir les train et l'architecture particulière de la plus grande gare d'Europe
  • Daniel N.
    Daniel NoveloOctober 25, 2016
    El viaje en clase Premier incluye un almuerzo con vinito
  • Gamze D.
    Gamze DemirelJanuary 3, 2016
    Ne kadar temiz bir gar burasi. Hayran kaldik.
  • Alexandre M.
    Alexandre MlnMarch 3, 2015
    Been here 10+ times
    Une fourmilière, des trains pour aller en banlieue , Thalys , Eurostar.
  • Jas
    JasDecember 21, 2015
    Been here 5+ times
    Prévoyez du temps pour les contrôles avant embarquement au portail de sécurité.
  • Maxime G.
    Maxime GailhbaudAugust 19, 2013
    Been here 10+ times
    Le coca le moins cher est dans le distributeur selecta
  • Mara D.
    Mara DíazNovember 11, 2014
    Es mejor entrar a hacer el control de seguridad por lo menos media hora antes de la partida del tren...
  • Benoît
    BenoîtJanuary 5, 2015
    Been here 10+ times
    Gare moderne , correspondance rapide. 😆
  • Gonzague D.
    Gonzague DambricourtDecember 2, 2011
    Been here 100+ times
    Trois stations de vélib a proximité immédiate de la gare. Pratique
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