Metro Station 

MetroLine 1Line 2Line 6Line 9

Nation is a metro station served by metro lines 1, 2, 6 and 9, located in Paris 11e. You can make connections here with bus lines 26, 56, 57, 71, 86, 215 and 351, RER line A and Noctilien lines N11.

Next departures at Nation

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Services and Shops

  • Photo Booth
  • Toilets
    En allant des quais du RER vers les quais de la ligne 1, 2 et 6, en bas des escaliers mecaniques
  • Déco - Culture - Loisirs
  • Mode & Accessoire
  • Services
  • Alimentation - Restauration


Access, entrances, exits and addresses

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Neighborhood map around the metro station Nation
  • 1Avenue du Trône
  • 2Avenue Dorian
  • 3Boulevard Diderot
  • 4Boulevard Voltaire
  • Taillebourg
  • 6Avenue du Bel Air

Bus stops

Did you know?

Illustration of the metro station Nation

The Caribbean in Paris

If you pass by the Nation metro station on line 9 towards Montreuil, two coats of arms will catch your eye: those of Guadeloupe and Martinique. They refer to the subtitle of the station: 'Place des Antilles'.
1900Start of Service
6,05MYearly travelers
16 576Validated tickets per day

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • 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).