Palais de Compiègne
Place du Général de Gaulle
60200 - Compiègne


GPS : 49°25’06, 34’’N002°49’48, 23’’E

Find us :

by car :

  • From Paris, 80 km: A1 motorway, exit no. 9 towards Compiègne Sud; at the entrance to Compiègne, follow directions for Soissons
  • From Lille, 150 km: A1 motorway, exit no. 10 at Arsy

There is a car park located at Place du Général de Gaulle which can be used for free within the limit of available spaces.


By train :

  • SNCF Paris: trains departing from the Gare du Nord (40 min to 1 hour 20 min journey depending on the train); all timetables available at

The palace is located 10 minutes on foot from the station. Compiègne’s local council provides a number of free buses (line 1 or 2 from the train station, stop at Saint Jacques) which run from Monday to Saturday.