Shuttle transfer between Petit-Pont and Paris Charles de Gaulle


History and visit the Petit Pont in Paris

The Petit t Pont i was built in 1853 connects the street from City Market and the platform-Neuf, a bridge under this name it was already built in Roman times. It is probably the smallest length of all bridges of Paris. In Gallo-Roman, it is the only passage connecting the Ile de la Cité and the right bank. Made of wood, it was destroyed more than ten times at least.

In 1185, it was rebuilt by order of the bishop Maurice de Sully. Rebuilt to complete the walls of Philippe Auguste, which protected both sides. This did not prevent the bridge from being destroyed several times. After a fire through a quest made ​​all the parishes of Paris, it was rebuilt in stone in three arches sprung in 1718

When the work was finished, it was forbidden to build houses on the bridge as before the law was strict about it. From 1850 to 1853, a new bridge with a single arch was built and cemented. It measured 38 m and was 20 m. He was with two sidewalks and had a vault in an arc from 31 to 32.5 m rope. Commissioned in December 1853, the Petit Pont and are still used today.

Transfer of the Petit Pont in Paris
The Petit Pont is located 22 km from Orly airport, 18 km from Charles de Gaulle Airport and 95 km from the airport of Beauvais.


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