The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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7 h 35 m
10 h 13 m
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Of the 3 buses that leave Paris for Karlsruhe every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||273 miles (441 km)|
|Average bus duration||7 h 5 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$50 (€46)|
|Bus frequency||6 a day|
|Direct bus||Yes, there are 4 direct buses a day|
|Bus companies||BlaBlaCar, Eurolines France, BlaBlaCar Bus, Flixbus, Union Ivkoni International, Movelia or Ouibus|
Buses from Paris to Karlsruhe cover the 273 miles (441 km) long journey taking on average 7 h 5 min with our travel partners like BlaBlaCar, Eurolines France, BlaBlaCar Bus, Flixbus, Union Ivkoni International, Movelia or Ouibus. Normally, there are 6 buses operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $50 (€46), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $31 (€29). Travelers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Karlsruhe, Hinterm Hauptbahnhof.
For as little as $31 (€29) you can travel by bus between Paris and Karlsruhe with BlaBlaCar Bus and FlixBus. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.
FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost bus companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance bus at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.
BlaBlaCar Bus (formerly known as Ouibus or iDBUS) is a popular French bus company from France operating long-distance services in 10 countries in Europe and connecting over 300 destinations. It is a subsidiary of the French carpooling service, BlaBlaCar. Standard amenities on BlaBlaCar Bus include toilets, air conditioning, USB and power outlets for charging phones, tablets and laptops during long bus journeys, extra legroom and adjustable seats. There is also free Wi-Fi available on select routes. The only ticket type from BlaBlaCar Bus is the Standard ticket, which allows each traveler to bring one carry-on bag and up to two checked bags.
Daily buses depart from Paris to Karlsruhe. Travelers can choose between direct connections with travel times around 7:00 am to 8:45 am and connecting flights with a change in Brussels, Strasbourg or Paris.
If you want to travel by bus from Paris to Karlsruhe, you can choose between Flixbus, Ouibus and Eurolines.
The bus from Paris to Karlsruhe is a direct connection between 7:00 and 8:45 hours. Connections with two transfers in Brussels and Strasbourg take about 16:30 hours to 21:30 hours. The travel time for journeys with transfers in Paris is about 11:00 hours.
On the Paris - Karlsruhe route there are about seven to 15 buses, depending on the day of the week. From the late morning there is a departure possibility at least every 1:30 hours and in the evening at least every 3:15 hours.
At which bus station does the bus depart from in Paris? Many buses start at Quai de Bercy. From the Gare de Paris Bercy, which is within walking distance, the city centre is 0:10 hours by metro. Another starting point is the Gare Routière Galliéni. This is the international bus station, which is about 0:15 hours from the city centre by metro.
At which bus station does the bus arrive in Karlsruhe? Fernbuses arrive at the stop at the centrally located Karlsruhe main station.
Travel between Paris, France and Karlsruhe, Germany by bus is: Fully open.
International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France
Conditions of entry:
When traveling in Germany, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 8/8/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Karlsruhe from Paris before traveling.
Return travel from Germany to France is: Fully open.
Entry into France is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Requirements for reentering:
The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 8/8/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your bus to Paris from Karlsruhe.
Some of the Paris bus stations to Karlsruhe you can start your journey from include Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine), Paris, Place du Pantheon (Bibliothèque Sainte-Geneviève) and Paris, La Défense. Similarly, some of the arrival bus stations in Karlsruhe include Karlsruhe, Hinterm Hauptbahnhof, Karlsruhe, Marktplatz and Karlsruhe Hbf.
When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arriving in Karlsruhe, Hinterm Hauptbahnhof.
You can find the most popular departure bus station for this trip, Paris Gare de Lyon, located approximately 1.9 miles (3.1 km) from the city center of Paris. The most popular arrival bus station in Karlsruhe, called Karlsruhe, Hinterm Hauptbahnhof, is located around 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from its city center.
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