Board a metro
The fastest way to reach the Eiffel Tower is by metro. The closest metro station Champe de Mars, which is just one minute walking distance away from the Iron Lady. Other metro stations recommended are Bir Hakeim, Trocadero and Ecole Militaire, which are at a walking distance of three, which are at a walking distance of three minutes, five minutes and five minutes respectively. To a splendid view of the Eiffel Tower, which is seen from the other side of the Seine River, Trocadero metro station is preferred.
Open terrace ferry boats
To enjoy the splendid beauty of the city, while on your way to the Eiffel Tower, the open terrace ferry boats are recommended. Head on a Bat bus, a shuttle service, offers unlimited journeys for a certain period of time. Buy a bat bus pass, costing 17€ for 24 hours (adults) and 8€ (children between 3-15 years). You can head to nine locations including the Eiffel Tower in 24 hours with the help of this pass.
Travel by car
You can also rent a car to visit the Eiffel Tower, but ensure to park it at one of nearby the underground parking lots. Quai Branly car park is the closest parking lot, situated 300 metres away from the Eiffel Tower. Online advance booking is preferred to spare a place as the place is mostly crowded. The fare will depend from the location you are boarding the car from.
Air France Bus
Air France Bus is one of the affordable ways of reaching the Eiffel tower, provided you have time on hand. One way fare on the bus is 12€. You can get down at the Arc De Triomphe and board a taxi from there. It will cost you 10€.
Go cycling to the Eiffel Tower
Cycling has become one of the most sorted for means of commutation in Paris owing to the heavy traffics. You can ride through the buzzing lanes of the city to reach the Eiffel tower, while enjoying the local aura. There are various Velib stations providing cycles on rent on day, weekly or yearly basis, costing 1.7€, 8€ and 29€ respectively for a bike.
Non-stop Direct buses
There are direct buses to the Eiffel tower like the Le Bus Direct, from CDG as well as the Orly Airport, costing 17€ and 12€ for a one way tour.