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Description: This train station served as the inspiration for a series of paintings by...
This train station served as the inspiration for a series of paintings by Monet.
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Lots of shops and quieter than Gare du Nord

I enjoyed using the pink line from Magenta, Gare du Nord to this station. It is much quieter and less busy. You can take the scnf train to Versailles from here too.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 25, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

I enjoyed using the pink line from Magenta, Gare du Nord to this station. It is much quieter and less busy. You can take the scnf train to Versailles from here too.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

The station is not only architecturally very interesting to observe, it is extremely functional. Trains may not be as reliable as the Swiss trains, but they are very reliable.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

If you are meeting friends or planning a trip, or journey around Paris, it is a convenient location to arrange to meet. Accessible by Metro (several lines) and trains. Plenty of restaurants and hotels nearby.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

Actually such a pretty station, all renewed and full of shops or places to eat. With the big screens its so easy to find your train, im happy i have to use it everyday.

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Hampshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

HUGHE Enormous Shopping centre mixed with metro buses and trains Everything all in one place Clean Tidy Well laid out

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

The architecture is interesting. But it is not very clean. The shopping area that has been set up has not attracted great brands. As a "product", I don't find it as successful as the Union Station in Washington DC for example.

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Gillingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

The original structure still stands and at the back you can see the view that Monet had when painting Gare St Lazare and the steam trains. Other than that, I only visited the station to get to and from Gare du Nord (or use the Metro)!

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

The Gare St. Lazare is a busy train station in Paris handling SNCF and Metro trains. It is said to serve almost half a million passengers each day! Thats' a whole load of people. Busy, bustling & hustling, it is one of the train stations used for travelling within Paris but also to neighbouring banlieues as well as other cities... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

We used Gare St. Lazare when we went to Giverny to see Monet's House and Gardens. Station is relatively easy to get to via the Metro and buying tickets to Giverny was straightforward. Station is modern and bright and there are various places to buy food and drink including a Starbucks and a Burger King. There are also clean toilets... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Passed through St Lazare Starion travelling from Bayeux to central Paris, well signed between Main Trains and Metro. Cleen and quite pretty. The only problem we had was the escalator to the bottom floor was broken and as we had decended down one level with 35Kg of luggage we couldn't get down to the Metro 14 level with out leaving... More 

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