The route used to be operated by Artesia trains, but in place of this service are traditional TGV services. An alternative overnight service between Paris and Milan is available, continuing to Venice (and detailed elsewhere on this website).
Turin is a major city in the Piedmont region of Italy, in the north of the country. It is known as a significant cultural destination, with plenty of art galleries, churches, opera houses and museums. Having been Italy's first capital city, it remain an important centre, and is home to the Shroud of Turin, as well as the headquarters of a number of major Italian car manufacturers.
The city is home to a metro system, as well as buses, trams and a bicycle sharing system. The city's main railway station is Turin Porto Nuova.