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Transilien

Over 6,200 Transilien trains cover the entire Paris region
every day, serving tourists and commuters alike.

Plan your journey


Transilien by SNCF

If you live in or visit the Paris area, you’re already familiar with Transilien trains.

But did you know they carry 3 million commuters between home and work every day? Over 6,200 trains run on a 1,280-km network, with 47 Noctilien buses providing all-night service—and 22,000 SNCF employees working hard behind the scenes to make your journey easier.

Transilien works with regional authorities and the Ile-de-France transport workers’ union to promote seamless mobility throughout Greater Paris.

Transilien by SNCF:

  • 14 SNCF lines, for a regional network with multiple transport options to take you where you want to go. Examples? From Gare du Nord station in central Paris, you can head north to Roissy-CDG airport or south to the Vallée de Chevreuse. From Orly airport, there’s a direct link to Versailles.
  • train-metro connections in the heart of Paris and in the surrounding communities, plus 47 Noctilien bus lines serving 200 towns and cities to smooth your transfers and enliven your nightlife.
  • 385 stations at key points throughout the network.

On-board services

Real-time information

Want to get rail information—timetables, platforms, service updates—on your mobile, tablet or PC? Choose from SNCF’s Transilien app, the Transilien.mobi website, the Transilien widget, Transilien’s SMS service and the Twitter accounts for the H, L N and U lines.

Get the full range of Transilien information (in French)


Things to do in Greater Paris

Feeling like going out? Looking for activities for the kids? Visit the Citylien website for concerts, sporting events, shows, exhibitions, trade fairs, museums, open-air activities—you name it. There’s an astonishing range of things to do and see in Greater Paris, and Transilien can get you there.

Great ideas from Transilien


Fresh local produce in 60 stations

No time to shop? In 60 Transilien stations, local farmers offer weekly baskets of fresh produce—some organic—either in the station or just outside the door. Choose the large or small basket for a week’s worth of fresh, vitamin-packed seasonal fruit and vegetables, with recipes to boot.

Learn more about produce baskets (in French)


Call 3117 for emergency assistance

If there’s an emergency on one of our trains, call 3117 on your mobile—it's free—to ask for help.

Learn more about 3117



A closer look: Transilien