Network modernisation

Metro line 8: closure between La Motte-Piquet-Grenelle and Balard stations in early March

In order to replace a switch at Balard station, metro line 8 will be closed between La Motte-Picquet–Grenelle and Balard station on Saturday 6 March and Sunday 7 March 2021.

metro symbole metro ligne 8 will terminate at La Motte-Picquet-Grenelle station during these two closure days. More precisely, Balard, Lourmel, Boucicaut, Félix Faure and Commerce stations will be completely closed and no connections in these stations will be available.

All connecting lines remain open. The rest of metro line metro ligne 8  will operate as usual during these two days.

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Bus replacement service

A bus route metro ligne 8 service will operate both ways between Balard and La Motte-Picquet–Grenelle stations. It will operate during usual metro operating hours, with one bus every 3 to 10 minutes depending on the time of the day. The stops are indicated with signage and are close to the 6 stations served.

Station staff is available to help you adapt your journey.

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The metro line 8 closure

Traffic will be slowed down between La Motte-Piquet-Grenelle and Balard stations for 4 days following the works, from Monday 8 March to Friday 11 March inclusive. The line will operate as usual starting Saturday 12 March.

To learn more about the works, read our leadflet

To adapt your journey