Getting There & Away
- Metro Lines 1, 5 and 8 serve Bastille; lines 1 and 8 are major east–west arteries, while line 5 heads south across the Seine and north to the Gare du Nord. Line 14 links Bercy with St-Lazare in the northwest and the 13e in southeastern Paris.
- RER The east–west RER A stops at Nation and Gare de Lyon en route to central and western Paris, while RER D links Gare de Lyon with Gare du Nord.
- Bicycle You'll find Vélib’ stations around place de la Bastille on bd Richard Lenoir, bd Bourdon and rue de Lyon.