Paris Batobus

Paris Batobus

The Batobus is a boat shuttle that travels down the River Seine, stopping frequently at the city’s top attractions. One could call it a "floating tour bus".  


The Batobus has the following 9 stops:

  • Eiffel Tower
  • Musée d’Orsay
  • St Germain des Près
  • Notre-Dame Cathedral 
  • Jardin des Plantes
  • Hôtel de Ville
  • Louvre
  • Champs-Elysées
  • Beaugrenelle

As with the tour buses, at each stop, you can hop off for as long as you like and wait for the next boats.

Schedules & timetables

The schedule and timetable of the Paris Batobus depend on the time of year:

  • Monday – Thursday: 10 am – 5 pm (a boat leaves every 45 mins)
  • Friday – Sunday: 10 am – 7 pm (a boat leaves every 30 mins)


Batobus prices
Number of Days Adults Children* Special rate**
1 Day 19 (US$ 20.70) 9 (US$ 9.80) 15 (US$ 16.40)
2 Days 21 (US$ 22.90) 11 (US$ 12) 17 (US$ 18.60)

*Children up to 15 years old can take advantage of this rate. **To benefit from the reduced rate you must present a student card or the Passe Navigo.

Where to buy the ticket?

You can buy 24 or 48-hour tickets at any of the stops on the route, or buy in advance from our website: