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Gare du Nord, Paris

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One of the six large terminus railway stations of the mainline network for Paris, Gare du Nord is well known for its architectural beauty. A sculptural display represents the principal cities served by the station. Eight of the nine majestic statues crowning the building along the cornice line illustrate destinations outside France, with the ninth figure of Paris in the center. The station has served as a setting in numerous films, such as "The Bourne Ultimatum" and "Ocean’s Twelve," and is mentioned in books such as "The Da Vinci Code" and "The Historian." Through this station, you can connect with several urban transportation lines, including Paris Métro, RER, and buses. With around 190 million travelers per year, this is the busiest railway station in Europe. Use our Paris trip planner to visit Gare du Nord on your trip to Paris, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • We came by to pick up a car that we had hired and was located here. We followed the signs to the car hire area below the main level. There were quite a lot of trains here which was really nice. It...  more »
  • On one hand, this is a well equipped station with lovely architecture. However, the area it is situated is not the best and the way it is managed, particularly seemingly allowing touting for...  more »

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