Gare de Champagne-Ardenne TGV

Champagne-Ardenne TGV is a train station
Train station
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 that opened in June 2007 along with the LGV Est
The LGV Est européenne is an extension to the French high-speed rail network, connecting currently Vaires-sur-Marne and Baudrecourt , and later Vaires-sur-Marne and Vendenheim . , it is the newest high-speed line in France and still under construction, with of a planned in service...

, a TGV
The TGV is France's high-speed rail service, currently operated by SNCF Voyages, the long-distance rail branch of SNCF, the French national rail operator....

 high-speed rail line from Paris to Strasbourg. It is located in Bezannes
Bezannes is a commune of the Marne department in north-eastern France.The Gare de Champagne-Ardenne TGV train station is located on the territory of the commune....

, about five kilometres south of Reims
Reims , a city in the Champagne-Ardenne region of France, lies east-northeast of Paris. Founded by the Gauls, it became a major city during the period of the Roman Empire....

, France
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Twenty-seven TGV
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 trains serve the station daily in each direction, for a total of fifty-four trains per day. It is directly connected to the stations of: Gare de l'Est
Gare de l'Est
is one of the six large SNCF termini in Paris. It is in the 10th arrondissement, not far from the Gare du Nord, facing the Boulevard de Strasbourg, part of the north-south axis of Paris created by Baron Haussmann...

, Aéroport Charles de Gaulle 2 – TGV
Aéroport Charles de Gaulle 2 – TGV
Aéroport Charles de Gaulle 2 TGV is a railway station located in terminal two D of Charles de Gaulle Airport in Tremblay-en-France, North Paris, France.-Services:Both TGV and RER B trains stop at the station, as it a terminus of the RER B...

, Marne-la-Vallée – Chessy, and Massy TGV
Gare de Massy TGV
Massy TGV is a TGV railway station in Massy, France. Massy TGV is a new station, located in Île-de-France, was built for the LGV Atlantique. Thus certain trains serve at Montparnasse Station and this station simultaneously, although it is not allowed to use the TGV for such a short distance...

 in Île-de-France
Île-de-France (région)
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. TGV connect it directly in Lille
Gare de Lille-Europe
Lille-Europe is a railway station station in Lille, France. This station is primarily used for high-speed Eurostar and TGV services although some regional trains also call at the station....

, Rennes (one train), Nantes, Bordeaux, and Strasbourg. However, Champagne-Ardenne TGV is not served by the TGV Sud-Est
LGV Sud-Est
The LGV Sud-Est is a high-speed rail line, which links Paris' and Lyon's suburbs, in France. The inauguration of the first section between Saint-Florentin and Sathonay on 22 September 1981 marked the beginning of the re-invigoration of French passenger rail service.This line, subsequently...

, and there is no direct connection to Lyon
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 and Avignon
Avignon is a French commune in southeastern France in the départment of the Vaucluse bordered by the left bank of the Rhône river. Of the 94,787 inhabitants of the city on 1 January 2010, 12 000 live in the ancient town centre surrounded by its medieval ramparts.Often referred to as the...

  • Marne-la-Vallée - 30 minutes
  • Paris - 40 minutes
  • Massy TGV - 1 hour
  • Lille - 1 hour 25 minutes
  • Nantes and Rennes - 3 hours 15 minutes
  • Bordeaux - 4 hours 25 minutes

There are also TGV trains to Gare de Reims
Gare de Reims
Gare de Reims is the main railway station in the city of Reims, Marne department, northern France. Services are provided by the SNCF under its branded TER Champagne Ardenne and TER Picardie networks to Châlons-en-Champagne, Dijon, Épernay, Paris and Strasbourg , Charleville-Mézières, Laon, Amiens...

, the older station in downtown Reims.
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