Practical / Services
Access and parking
Place de L'Opéra 75009 Paris
Métro : Opéra lines 3, 7 and 8, Madeleine lines 8 and 14, Auber RER A,
Bus : 21, 22, 27, 29, 42, 53, 66, 68, 81, 95
Car parks : Place Vendôme, Meyerbeer, Edouard VII, Haussmann Berri, Haussmann Galeries Lafayette
Opéra BastillePlace de la Bastille 75012 Paris
Métro : Bastille lines 1, 5 and 8, Gare de Lyon line 14, Gare de Lyon RER A
Bus : 20, 29, 65, 69, 76, 86, 87, 91
Car parks : Opéra Bastille, 34 rue de Lyon
(Perfomance fixed-rate ticket valid 6 hours)
At the Palais GarnierThe Paris Opera "Galerie" is accessible via the peristyle and directly from the rue Halévy.
Open every day from Monday to Sunday inclusive, from 10.00 am to 6.30 pm.
On performance evenings, it remains open until the end of the performance.
Telephone : +33 (0)1 53 43 03 97
At the Opéra Bastillethe boutique is in the hall of the theatre, via the place de la Bastille entrance.
Open from Monday to Saturday inclusive, from 11.30 am to 1.30 pm, and then from 2.30 pm to 7.00 pm.
On performance evenings (Sundays included), it remains open until the end of the first interval.
Telephone : +33 (0)1 40 01 17 82
At both the Palais Garnier and the Opéra Bastille, you will find bars providing drinks and light refreshments in the public spaces 45 minutes before each performance and during the intervals. You may place an order directly at the bars as soon as you arrive at the theatres.
L'Opéra Restaurantis open both during the day and in the evening. Fixed and à la carte meals at lunchtime, fast service during intervals, gastronomic dinners prepared by award-winning chef Christophe Aribert after the performance. Entrance via place Jacques Rouché (on the righthand side in relation to the facade). Booking recommended on 01 42 68 86 80.
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Advice / FAQ
Telephone and box-office opening hours
By telephone- for individuals
on 08 92 89 90 90 or on + 33 1 71 25 24 23 from outside France
(€0.34 / minute, excluding operator charges)
Monday to Friday from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm and Saturday until 1:00 pm.
- for groups
+ 33 1 40 01 80 54
from Monday to Friday from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm and from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
At the box offices- Palais Garnier (at the corner of rue Scribe and rue Auber)
open from 11:30 am to 6:30 pm (Monday to Saturday) and one hour before the start of performances. Box offices are closed from the 17th of July 2014 until the 24th of August 2014 included.
- Opéra Bastille (130 rue de Lyon)
open from 2:30 pm to 6:30 pm (Monday to Saturday) and one hour before performances. Open from 11:30 am on the opening day for bookings. Box offices are closed from the 17th of July 2014 until the 24th of August 2014 included.
The Palais Garnier and the Opéra Bastille both have surtitle screens. At the Opéra Bastille, operas are surtitled in French and English.