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There is a wealth of transport options in Paris, from taxis to the métro to ferries, and everything in between. You will probably walk a great deal in Paris - it's easy, quick, free and often very beautiful! Distances can be short and so walking is an efficient means of transport. For getting outside your neighborhood, however, you'll want something faster.

The Paris métro is legendary and goes almost everywhere you need to go in the city. It's also economical, especially with the weekly or monthly Navigo subscription pass. If you'd like to see what you're zooming past, the bus system is also very good value and - unlike the métro - there are some lines that run all night. More specialized routes ar…