on arrival

Just got off the train? Or have you come to pick up friends?
Whether you’re rushed or have all the time in the world, you’re welcome in our stations. Stop in to get a haircut, have a drink, rent a bike or even buy a basket of fresh produce.

Station access
and parking

  • Drop-off points: Drop family and friends at the station without blocking traffic.
  • Parking: book your parking space in advance. Special discounts for Voyageur cardholders from Friday morning through Monday evening.

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  • Bicycle parking: Today half of our stations offer parking for your bicycle, including nearly 10,000 places in protected areas.
  • Public transport: Most of our stations offer direct links to bus, coach, metro and RER regional express trains. Some even have free shuttles.
  • Taxis: Traditional taxis, pedicabs and motorcycle taxis—check the options available at your station.

For more information, contact the station’s information office.


Do you live in the Greater Paris region? We’ve set up a car-sharing service for all Transilien stations (outside Paris).
To find a ride or offer a seat in your own car, simply log onto the site. Some stations even have specially-marked parking spaces reserved for car-sharers.




in stations

You’ll find a wide range of shops with extended hours and clear signage to get you there fast. For necessities or simple browsing, choose from:

  • Newsstands & Tobacconists
  • Food shops
  • Entertainment & travel
  • Fashion & accessories
  • Hygiene, health & beauty

Find station shops quickly and easily with our mobile app

Information and services
at your station

We offer all essential services:

  • Most stations have special waiting rooms and meeting points for travellers with disabilities, young travellers and Grand Voyageur frequent travellers.
  • Foreign exchange, wifi access, tourist office, lost & found and in some cases a police station.
  • For luggage, we offer lockers and home delivery.
  • Nursery facilities for infants and showers are available 24/7.
  • Telephones, vending machines for beverages and snacks, photo booths and self-service photocopiers.
  • Ticket windows and self-service ticketing machines let you buy your ticket whenever you want.

For more information, visit your station’s Information Desk.

Bicycle rentals

To help you reach your station, we’ve put together a list of bicycle rental agencies that meet our strict quality criteria. Visit the agencies near your station and get a special discount for SNCF customers.

Learn more about bike rentals

Local produce

What if you could shop at your station—and go home with a basket of fresh fruit and vegetables? Today this service is available at 110 stations in France, including 50 in Greater Paris. Produce baskets hold 4 to 6 kilos of seasonal fruit and vegetables, picked at their peak, from farms in your region. Baskets are pre-packed, and some even include recipes. Bon appétit!

Learn more about local produce baskets

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Business travellers
and offices

Travelling for business?

Wait for your train in an area that’s specially designed to help you work or relax. Grand Voyageur* cardholders can access a special waiting room with wifi, the daily press and other services.

Offices are also available in business centres in over 40 stations in France.

* In Paris TGV stations and in Bordeaux, Lyon Part-Dieu, Rennes, Strasbourg, Nantes, Marseille and Lille-Flandres.