Galeries Lafayette in association with the Regional Tourism Committee (CRT) for Paris Île-de-France, helps you organize your visit in Paris. We invite you to join us at our Paris Haussmann Tourism Information Point located on the ground floor of L’Homme. Our multilingual travel advisers will be pleased to help you through all your booking procedures:
- transportation: subway, RER (high-speed train service linking Paris to the suburbs), bus
- museums: Paris Museum Pass
- themes Parks : Disneyland, Asterix Park
- excursions & cruises: Paris City Vision, Open Tour
- sports events, shows, concerts and cabarets: Moulin Rouge, Crazy Horse, Lido
Transportation tips to save time and money in Paris
Discover the easiest ways to purchase all the transportation tickets you will need during your stay in Paris.
Metro, bus and RER tickets
Our advisors will help you choose the right subway, bus and RER ticket in accordance with your trip schedule. We can provide you with information about the 5 concentric transportation zones in which the Île-de-France region is divided. The validity range of your tickets will depend on the transportation you are using, whether you choose the subway, the RER or the bus. If you plan on traveling a lot, we will help you decide among several pass options available for 1 or more days, for 1 week, or even for 1 month. These passes are extremely convenient and cheaper than individual tickets.
A precise description of the way the bus and metro lines work can be made by our consultants. With our guidance, the abundance of transportation lines shouldn’t appear overwhelming to those who are discovering Paris. If you wish to have a glimpse of Paris aboard a bus, we can also provide you with some information on Open Tour tickets and Paris City Vision tickets.
Good to know
While traveling, keep hold of your tickets until you have completed your journey, as you may be asked to show them.
The “Paris Visite” Pass
If traveling from overseas, you may be interesting in the “Paris Visite” Pass. This pass enables you to travel as often as you wish and varies in cost depending on the number of days and zones you are going to be traveling to. Most importantly, the “Paris Visite ” Pass can be purchased in advance to avoid last-minute queuing.
Our team will also give you information about all the sales outlets for every traveling ticket or pass. These points of sales can usually be found in:
- metro stations
- RER stations
- sales agencies
- bus terminal booths
- SNCF Transilien stations
- Paris airports
Theme parks, monuments & museum passes
Our advisers will provide you with all the necessary information about early booking advantages for attraction and amusement parks (Disneyland, the Asterix Park), visits and activities in Paris (Versailles, the Louvre, the Catacombs) and boat tickets for Batobus or Bateaux Mouches cruises on the Seine.
Paris Museum Pass
The Paris Museum Pass gives you unlimited access to over 60 museums and monuments in an around Paris. Do not hesitate to get in touch with one of our CRT consultants who will be pleased to organize a made-to-measure schedule for your stay in Paris. We can help you purchase tickets for The Panthéon, the Army Museum, the Château de Fontainebleau, the Cinémathèque française, the Musée du Quai Branly, the Centre Pompidou and many more museums and monuments.
The prestigious Cabarets of Paris: the Moulin Rouge, the Crazy Horse, the Lido
The Cabarets of Paris have been praised throughout the globe for their fabulous stage decors, their astounding choreographies and costumes and the sequins that have made artists and audience members alike dream and fantasize for several decades. Le Moulin Rouge is the most famous cabaret in the world. One can admire its red velvet Belle Epoque upholstery and its walls decorated with typical burlesque frescoes. The ethereality of dancers is exalted by lighting, costumes and make-up, rendering anyone’s cabaret experience truly special. If you have never seen a cabaret performance before and if you wish to discover French Cancan, we will be pleased to help you choose between the mythic Moulin Rouge located at the foot of Montmartre hill, the prestigious Lido on the Champs-Elysées or the Crazy Horse on George V Avenue, just next to the Eiffel Tower. During some of the shows, a special meal is served with exquisite French wine.
Our staff is waiting for you on the Ground Floor of L’Homme, to help you make all your bookings in Paris. For any information, please call us at: +33 (0)188.8.131.52.56
To come to our Tourist Information point:
Galeries Lafayette Paris Haussmann Tourism Welcome Point
Ground floor of Lafayette Homme
48 Boulevard Haussmann, 75009 Paris