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A Fast, But Not Always Reliable Train

I left Paris for a trip to Strasbourg. When I was waiting to return to Paris, the train was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Teddy G
TGV

Decided to leave the hussel and bussel of Prais behind for the day and take the TGV to Riemes for... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
373mauricew
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Paris vacationers BEWARE! My husband and I were travelling back from Versailles to Paris on a train when suddenly 3 train officers came on board. At first we thought they were random ticket inspectors. Agent PA131 (very unfriendly and didn't speak a word of English)...More

Thank Juliana F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very easy to connect when booking the TGV as part of your flight ticket, at CDG just go downstairs and wait for your train

Thank CocotheClown2015
Reviewed 1 week ago

I could not recommend this train highly enough. No delays and only a 9 minute ride from Charles de Gaule Airport to Marne le Vallee (Disneyland Paris). Would really like to go on a longer trip one day to enjoy the experience fully.

Thank Rena R
Reviewed 1 week ago

After being completely abandoned by their Paris customer service rep and mostly the manager (in person at the desk) after our credit card was stolen (and they wouldn't give us our train tickets). They charged us another $500 USD for our new tickets which originally...More

Thank Fwumps
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I left Paris for a trip to Strasbourg. When I was waiting to return to Paris, the train was inexplicably late, so late, in fact, I ALMOST missed my flight from Charles DeGaulle. Apparently, a door was failing to close. We were never told by...More

Thank Teddy G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've been riding fast transfer decades in Europe. The TGV was a pioneer in genuine high speed and by now they've been at it a long time. The standard speed is 186 miles per hour, but that's been true for a long time. Some trains...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Traveling by Train from Paris to Reims was comfortable and easy. We left from the Gard de Est station and the process was quite easy. Once the train arrived in the station the Platform that the train was departing was posted. After showing our electronic...More

Thank 509jlp
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I really looked forward to this trip but the staff managed to ruin it almost before it started. Probably because of poor maintenance of kitchen appliances, part of the menu was not available. Not possible to serve hot soup or pasta. Went for the pre...More

Thank Torsteins096461
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Decided to leave the hussel and bussel of Prais behind for the day and take the TGV to Riemes for they day,being only 50 minutes from Paris by Train it was certainly do able there and back in one day. The train is quick and...More

Thank 373mauricew
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

Sandwich club poulet. I would cry if it wasn’t so funny. Plenty of dry bread and not much in between

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Bercy / Nation
Nestled between the Seine, Bastille, and Père Lachaise
lies a peaceful side of town where wide avenues and
impressive buildings accompany green spaces and small
parks. Landscaped havens are plentiful, from the Bercy
Park to La Coulée Verte and most impressively the Bois
de Vincennes, which even contains a medieval castle on
its doorstep. For an escape from the masses head to
this calming neighbourhood where real Parisians make
...More
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BiHomeMom
2 October 2018|
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Response from nowpacking | Reviewed this property |
21 inch or smaller will fit above seats. Larger at end of car - no security there.
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CindyLouFr
6 September 2018|
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Response from matt a | Reviewed this property |
You can reserve the type of seat (Window,double...) with the tgv which is not the case with a ter.
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Deb G
20 August 2018|
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Response from Cambridge20136 | Reviewed this property |
I would do it online or using their app. That way you can use a mobile ticket. No need to have a paper ticket. Also their app gives you very useful info and upto date times/platforms etc. Although the french stations in... More
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