MetroLine 2

Metro Line 2

Porte Dauphine


Line 2 of the metro is one of the oldest in the capital, having been put into service in 1900. Since its extension in 1903 to the current terminus at Nation, the line has not been modified. It now connects Porte Dauphine to Nation and serves 25 stations with a travel time of approximately 35 minutes.

Visiting Paris? Get off at Anvers station to discover the Sacré-Cœur and reach the Montmartre Funicular in just a few minutes on foot. Explore Parc Monceau, Salle Pleyel, the Pigalle district, Père Lachaise Cemetery, the Arc de Triomphe... Stroll through the typical neighborhoods of Ménilmontant or Belleville. Discover iconic, historical, and cultural places in Paris thanks to Line 2 of the metro!

Half of the stations on the line have connections to other modes of transportation: 11 metro lines, 4 RER lines, 2 Transilien lines, and connections to Gare du Nord and the Orly and Charles de Gaulle airports.

Did you know? 4 stations on Line 2 are elevated as they are built on a viaduct of approximately 2 km: Barbès - Rochechouart, La Chapelle, Stalingrad, and Jaurès.

Metro line 2 map

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Timetable for metro line 2

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Metro line 2 stations

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1900Start of Service
68MYearly travelers
186 302Validated tickets per day

Accessibility of metro line 2

The guide for all stations on line 2, downloadable below, allows you to find information about accessibility, services, and facilities adapted to different types of disabilities.

To assist you in your journey, you can also consult these two guides for an easier trip:

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • How many stations are there on metro line 2?

    There are 25 stations on metro line 2.

  • How many metro stations are there in Paris?

    In November 2022, there are 308 metro stations in Paris and the surrounding suburbs.

  • How to buy a metro ticket online?

    You can buy your tickets directly from the Bonjour RATP application in the "Tickets" section. To do this, you must first download the application from the App Store or the Google Play Store.

  • What time does the first metro train run?

    The first metro train departs from the terminus at around 5:30 am. The average time between two stations is 2 minutes.

  • What time does the last metro train run?

    From Sunday to Thursday, the last metro train arrives at the terminus at around 1:15 am. On Fridays, Saturdays, and the eve of holidays, the last metro train arrives no later than 2:15 am.

  • Lost items: how does it work?

    Have you lost an item? RATP offers you the possibility to report its loss in order to find it.

    In both cases, you are asked to describe the lost item (type, color, brand) and provide your contact information. If the item is found, you will be notified by SMS or email, depending on the contact method you have declared.

    Coming soon: you will be able to have the found item delivered to you (shipping service at your expense, subject to the eligibility criteria of the item for handling by the carrier Chronopost, in accordance with the general shipping conditions).