Trains in Paris Explained

RER. Metro. SNCF. TGV. And How to Get Tickets

buy paris train ticketsTraveling by train and metro in Paris is easy, once you know how to do it.  In this Paris travel blog post I tell you about the different types of train serving Paris and France.   I will also tell you the best way to buy Paris train tickets in order to save time and money.  Get around Paris and the rest of France quickly, easily, and inexpensively.


Monday, September 5, 2016/Author: The Traveling Professor/Number of views (1026)/Comments ()/ Article rating: 4.7
Categories: Paris

Why the Bus is Better than the Metro

The Bus is Much Better!

Italy BusThere are a few options for getting around town in big European cities like Paris, Rome, London, and Madrid.   Of course there is the walking option and there are taxis.   Most major European cities are serviced by the metro and while it is probably the fastest way to get from point A to point B, there are many reasons why The Traveling Professor prefers the bus.   Read my blog post today and I will tell you why.

Wednesday, March 23, 2016/Author: The Traveling Professor/Number of views (1426)/Comments ()/ Article rating: 5.0
Tags: MetroBus

Take the Bus, Not the Metro

In Paris and Rome, It's the Way to Go!

is bus better than metroGenerally, there are two forms of public transportation in most cities, the bus and the metro.  In Paris, the metro is as sophisticated as can be found.   In Rome, for now there are only 2 metro lines so the buses are much more widely used.  But on any tour to Paris or to Rome, I always prefer using the bus, and I will tell you why in this special Paris and Rome travel blog post.

Wednesday, May 13, 2015/Author: The Traveling Professor/Number of views (2550)/Comments ()/ Article rating: 4.5
Categories: ParisItaly

Paris Public Transportation Ticketing Options

For Riding the Bus and Metro

Paris MetroWhether traveling on one of my Traveling Professor small group tours to Paris or going on your own tour of Paris, the best way to get around is by bus or metro.   Both the Paris bus and metro are economical, cover the city extremely well, and operate frequently.   In this blog post we won't talk too much about the virtues of the Paris public transportation system, but we'll discuss what kind of transportation tickets to buy for your next trip to Paris.

Tuesday, September 24, 2013/Author: The Traveling Professor/Number of views (3381)/Comments ()/ Article rating: 3.6
Categories: Paris
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