Wondering how to get from Orly Airport to Versailles? Versailles is an iconic tourist attraction that should be on every Paris itinerary. Known primarily for the Palace of Versailles, a stunning and luxurious palace surrounded by impressive, sprawling gardens, the suburb was traditionally the seat of political power in France. Today, Versailles is one of the most wealthy areas of Paris and sees a whopping 3 million visitors every year. With additional attractions such as the Royal Opera and the Museum of France, there is no surprise that Versailles is popular amongst domestic and international travelers.
To get to Versailles, it is likely that you will first fly to Paris. Many tourists make their way to the French capital city by landing at Orly Airport, the second biggest in France. Orly Airport services 32 million passengers per year for both domestic and international flights, and is only outranked on passengers numbes by Paris’ other major international airport, Charles de Gaulle. The main hub for Transavia and the second hub for Air France, it is likely you will make your way through Orly Airport whether you are coming from regional France or further abroad.
To get to Versailles from Orly Airport you can choose from a range of transport options: taxi, train and bus. Taxi is the most convenient option, providing door-to-door service directly between Orly Airport and your final destination in Versailles.
Taxi from Orly Airport to Versailles
Avoid the crowds and hassle of changeovers by pre-booking a taxi to get from Orly to Versailles. Top Paris Transfer is a reputable service that offers transport across Paris and will make your journey a relaxing and comfortable one. To reserve a vehicle and ensure a driver is waiting for you upon arrival, simply use our intuitive online booking system to enter your details. You will find your driver in the chaotic arrival hall of Orly Airport, identifiable through the crowds by a marked placard stating your name. Once you have united with your driver, they will assist with your luggage as they guide your group through the terminals to the car park.
Our drivers are highly professional and pride themselves on providing excellent customer service. Fluent in both French and English, they are more than happy to have a chat and answer any questions you may have. For additional assistance outside of your journey or during the booking process, our helpful customer service team are available 24/7 to respond to your questions and queries.
Top Paris Transfer has a fleet of modern, luxury vehicle to ensure all of our passengers arrive at their destination safely and comfortably. We accommodate passengers of all ages and will provide complimentary car seats for all children.
Payment for your journey will be collected upon arrival at your final destination in Versailles. We accept payment in euro, pound or dollar for your convenience.
Orly to Versailles Taxi Prices
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Transfers from Orly to Versailles By Train
Another transport option is to take the train from Orly Airport to Versailles. All train transport options require changes and are not recommended for groups with heavy luggage or young children.
Paris has an extensive train network and while there are a range of routes that will get you from Orly Airport to Versailles, this option is the most straightforward.
Begin by boarding the T7 tram at Orly Airport and taking it o La Fraternelle. From here, walk for 3 minutes until you arrive at the closest RER station, Rungis-la-Fraternelle. Take an RER C train from here Massy-Palaiseau, where you can swap to an RER C train to Gare de Versailles Chantiers. Once there, you will need to either walk or arrange alternative transport to your final destination.
Duration: 56 minutes
Cost: 10€ for an adult ticket, 7€ per children ticket.
Transfer from Orly Airport to Versailles By Bus
The third and final option is to get a bus from Orly to Versailles. To do this, you will need to get a Ouibus or Direct 1 bus to Gare de Montparnasse. Once here, swap to the N Gare de Plaisir Grignon which will take you to Gare de Versailles Chantiers.
Duration: 30-60 minutes, depending on traffic and the bus chosen
Cost: Price vary depending on the bus service.