En Francais : Comment aller
à Giverny :
|Giverny is a village located 75 km West from Paris, 4 km East from Vernon.|
WITH A TOUR
ON YOUR OWN
By road :
Vernon is 75 km from Paris. Leave Paris
by the Pont de Saint-Cloud and take the highway A13 (towards Rouen) for
55 km until you reach exit 14 (Bonnières) or exit 16 (Douains). The A13
is free until Mantes-la-Jolie. The charge is 1.80 euros to go further.
After the exit follow Vernon or Giverny signs.
Saint-Lazare Station, Claude Monet 1876-1877
By train :
The Vernon station is situated on the main line Paris / Rouen / Le Havre. It starts from the Saint-Lazare Paris station (which has not changed much since Monet painted it). The fastest trains complete the journey in less than 45 min.
In the Metro, take the 'SNCF - Grandes Lignes' exit. Buy a ticket to Vernon. The Rouen line departs from the right side of the platform, in the 'Grandes Lignes' section.
In Summer discover the beautiful Eure Valley in an ancient train.
Car RentalIn Vernon, car rental companies are located pretty far away from Vernon train station.
So, if you want to rent a car at the train station it is better to stop at Mantes La Jolie train station
where car rental companies like Rentacar have an agency just outside Mantes La Jolie train station.
By boat :
Vernon has a marina near the town centre, which gives opportunities for holidays on the water.
Cross the bridge over the Seine (towards Beauvais) turn right on the D5 and go straight on for 5 km. Parking is free in Giverny. There is a large car park on the side of the D5, in front of the Fondation Claude Monet, and a smaller one just in front of the entrance door, in the village, rue Claude Monet. You may also park in the car park of the Museum of Impressionisms in Giverny on the D5.
If you arrive by train
You may take a taxi, the bus shuttle or walk (1 hour-7km).
Several taxis are generally waiting at the train station. There is another taxi station on the place d'Evreux 200 metres away. Vernon to Giverny fare : around 15 euros.
Bus Schuttle VERNON <-> GIVERNY
From spring to Autumn "T. V. S."
coaches link Vernon-Giverny train station and central bus station
in Giverny main parking lot.
Daily round trip fare 8 euros
Tickets sales on board vehicle with compulsory validation
March to June Vernon-Giverny train station <-> Giverny Bus
To walk to Giverny
Go down the Albufera street and cross the bridge over the Seine. At the roundabout ignore the signs for Giverny which are meant for cars. Go straight on, cross the first street "Route de Giverny" and take the pathway to your right just before the drugstore. It follows the tracks of the ancient railroad. It enables you to walk to Giverny away from the traffic. (5 km) The path is almost flat.
Giverny Day Trips
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