Living Near Paris

Cergy is situated just 40 min from Paris via the RER (suburban train) which enables you to benefit from both the calm of Cergy-Pontoise and regular visits to the capital.
You can visit the beautiful French capital: the Eiffel Tower, The Louvre museum, The Orsay museum, Montmartre, Notre Dame…
And For a quiet visit of all these monuments you can take a cruise on one the famous bateaux-mouches.

Most monuments and museums are free on the first Sunday of every month. But they are closed on Tuesdays. So plan ahead !

For other outings : Paris tourist office website:

To visit Paris on the weekend and holidays remember to purchase a “Ticket jeune”.

This ticket entitles students under 26 to an unlimited number of rides per day for around 7€

For more information on Paris night life, consult this website

To come home after an evening in Paris you can take the Noctilien night bus N° 150.
This bus leaves the Saint-Lazare train station every hour starting at 1 am and will take you back to Cergy-Le-Haut for around 5 €.

useful contacts

  • Susan GIBBS
    • +33 1 85 76 67 28
  • Alexandra HERVIN
    • +33 1 85 76 66 98