Royal residence built for Louis XV and later restored for Napoleon, the castle was one of three seats of royal government in France.
In Paris take a SNCF train from Gare du Nord. Depending on which train you get, the journey can vary from 40 minutes to 1 hour 20 minutes. From the station in Compiègne, the palace is 10 minutes by foot. From Monday to Saturday, the local council provides free buses (lines 1 or 2) that run from the train station to the palace, get of at the Saint Jacques stop.
Entry to this attraction is included in the Paris Pass
5% off all Paris Pass options
Promotion Code: FEB18 Valid until 28 February 2018