Orly is Paris’ and France’s second largest airport, and the closest airport to the city. However, being in the southern suburbs of Paris, it can take a while to get to Montmartre.
However, there are many transport options at your disposal, to get you to the historic village in the quickest time possible.
A taxi is usually the quickest solution to most travel dilemmas. From Orly it’s no different. As Montmartre sits on the most northern section of Paris and Orly the southern, travelling by car around the Périphérique which circles the city, is by far the quickest option.
At just under 30km distance, a traffic free journey could could take around 40 minutes. This might sound a lot, but given Montmartre’s northern position, it’s actually a reasonable time.
Time: Minimum 40 minutes. Upwards depending on traffic.
Price: A fixed rate of 35 is charged for going anywhere in the Right Bank of Paris, where Montmartre is located.
There are multiple Bus/Train/Metro options to get you from Orly to Montmartre and more opening. Soon the former Ouibus, which has become BlaBlaBus will make stops in the city. For the moment, these are quickest options:
The quickest of these is to take the ‘Le-Bus Direct‘ number 1 Bus from Orly Terminal 4. This will take you into the Southern part of Paris where it terminates at Gare Montparnasse. From there you can change to the green line Metro line 12. The 12 will take you all the way to Montmartre, stopping at Pigalle, Abbesses and Lamarck — Caulaincourt.
Time: Just over an hour (Including the transfer at Montparnasse). The 1 usually takes between 20-30 minutes, depending on traffic. From there the 12 takes just under 20 minutes to Montmartre.
Price: 19.90. 18 for the 1 bus and 1.90 for the Metro.
If you’re not a fan of the Metro, you can take the same route to Gare Montparnasse with the 1 and change for the bus. The No.1 bus from the station will take you across the river into Montmartre. Get off the bus at the stop ‘Rochechouart – Martyrs’, between metro stop Pigalle and Anvers.
Time: 1hr and 10 minutes (Including the transfer at Montparnasse)
Price: 19.90. 18 for the 1 from Orly and 1.90 for the second No.1 bus.
Both the bus and metro take you within 5 minutes walking distance fro our location.
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