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Versailles Express

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Aug 14, 2018
“A bit expensive but worth it”
Jun 2, 2018
“Clean and easy way to get to Versailles”
Versailles Express is the recommended coach of the Palace of Versailles that connects the Eiffel Tower to the most iconic Palace of France. The trip in comfortable double decker vehicles, allows you to begin your visit to Versailles on the...more
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Port de la Bourdonnais | Port de la Bourdonnais, 75007 Paris, France
Tour Eiffel / Invalides
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Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

We took the 7 : 45 coach on a Sunday (12th August) and were the only ones on the double-decker bus, so it was like having a private transfer. Being a Sunday near the national holiday 15th August, there was no traffic and we arrived...More

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Reviewed August 9, 2018

They sell tickets you cannot use! They drop you at 11 am and pick you up at 2:30 from Versailles palace. But the waiting time to get in is 3 hours! You will have to pay another 50 € for a fast track ticket on...More

Thank Theodor S
Versailles Expr... V, Responsable commercial at Versailles Express, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2018

Hi Theodor, Thanks for sharing your experience. Your complaint is being handled by customer service. We regret that due to the strong affluence at the Palace of Versailles, your travel experience has not been as good as expected. Best regards, Versailles Express team

Reviewed June 2, 2018

We planned to take the train to Versailles but the day before the trip, learned that there was a strike and we had to quickly find another option for a group of 6. Luckily, we were able to book tickets on the Versailles Express the...More

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Versailles Expr... V, Responsable relations clients at Versailles Express, responded to this reviewResponded June 4, 2018

Thanks for sharing your experience ! We will be glad to see you soon on board our buses! Have a nice day. Versailles Express Team

Reviewed April 21, 2018 via mobile

This service is really convenient, gets you there faster than the train and drops you at the door. My only issue was that it was described as being an air conditioned bus, which it absolutely is not. The air con is really old and does...More

1  Thank Samantha H
Versailles Expr... V, Responsable relations clients at Versailles Express, responded to this reviewResponded April 23, 2018

Dear Madam, We thank you for your comment. We are very sorry to hear that the air conditionning did not work well enough during your journey. We will take mesures to improve our service and we will contact our technical service to fix the air...More

Reviewed March 26, 2018 via mobile

We bought tickets on line for their service to Versailles. We printed their instructions and had a French cab driver take us to the supposed pick up location just to make sure we were at the correct location. We arrived a half hour before pickup....More

1  Thank Cheri M
Versailles Expr... V, Responsable relations clients at Versailles Express, responded to this reviewResponded March 27, 2018

Dear Cheri, Our client service will refund entirely your tickets. We are very sorry for your bad experience. Unfortunately your cab driver had dropped you in a wrong place. Kind regards, Versailles Express team

Reviewed November 9, 2017 via mobile

clean and brand new buses. easy to find and convenient to get to the most distant tourist attractions of Paris. absolutely good prices. gentle and fun drivers. maximum professionalism. I recommend to reach Versailles in total peace and comfort.

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Reviewed October 22, 2017 via mobile

I was intimidated by the prospect of booking on line for Versailles – an automatic 09.00 time comes up which I later discovered was a random glitch: you can visit at any time from opening till closing time. The Paris transportation system is a marvel,...More

1  Thank Antony R
Reviewed August 11, 2017 via mobile

To look upon this magnificent architectural wonder is to marvel at the complex abilities of mankind at our best! I was struck by the structural integrity and the majesty of the designs of Versailles. Truly this has been one of the most magical trips of...More

Thank vonRothschild
Reviewed August 6, 2017 via mobile

Not worth the €18. Waited in line for over an hour, with pre-booked tickets. We had to fight our way through each room as too many people were let in at a time. Made the whole experience not enjoyable. To gain access to the gardens...More

Thank Taniellia A
Reviewed July 27, 2017

We took the 2pm bus from the Eifel Tower area to Versailles. The bus was very nice and comfortable with wifi. It was the nicest bus that arrived at the palace. The only problem was when we arrived. The line was 1.5 hours long at...More

Thank Global C
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area boasts the Musée D’Orsay, the tomb of Napoleon,
the National Parliament and UNESCO, as well as
luxurious, exclusive residences. In fine restaurants
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April 8, 2018|
Response from Versailles Expr... V | Property representative |
Hello, We offer direct transfers from Paris (Eiffel Tower) to Versailles Palace. The return transfers costs 24€ / person and 42€ including the Admission to the Palace. Do not hesitate to book and get more information on... More
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September 7, 2017|
Response from Versailles Expr... V | Property representative |
Hello, Our company offesr a shuttle bus service from the Eiffel Tower to the Palace twice a day : at 8am and 2pm. The rate is 29€ / person for the return transfers. You can book and get more information on our... More
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September 30, 2016|
Response from Duggie11 |
We took the Versailles Express and chose to spend the full day there. Just search versaillesexpress as we cannot put direct links on here. If you wish to see the incredible and extensive gardens, hire a 'Golf Buggy' and tour... More