The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof to Paris-Gare-de-Lyon is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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3 h 42 m
3 h 56 m
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Of the 5 trains that leave Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof for Paris-Gare-de-Lyon every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||295 miles (475 km)|
|Average train duration||10 h|
|Average train ticket price||$55 (€48)|
|Train frequency||5 a day|
|Train companies||SNCF | ICE, SNCF | TGV INOUI, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express|
Trains from Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof to Paris-Gare-de-Lyon cover the 295 miles (475 km) long trip taking on average 10 h with our travel partners like SNCF | ICE, SNCF | TGV INOUI, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $55 (€48), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $46 (€40). Travelers depart most frequently from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.
FlixBus and Deutsche Bahn trains will get you from Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof to Paris-Gare-de-Lyon from $46 (€40). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.
FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost train 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 train at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight trains 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 train journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof to Paris-Gare-de-Lyon train.
Train information from Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof to Paris-Gare-de-Lyon with Deutsche Bahn:
Travel between Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof, Germany and Paris-Gare-de-Lyon, France by train is: Unrestricted.
International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in France must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 3/22/23. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Paris-Gare-de-Lyon from Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof as this information can change.
Return travel from France to Germany is: Unrestricted.
Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of France
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 3/22/23. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof from Paris-Gare-de-Lyon.
Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Paris Gare de Lyon.
You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Frankfurt (Main) Hbf, located approximately 1.4 miles (2.3 km) from the city center of Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof. The most popular arrival train station in Paris-Gare-de-Lyon, called Paris Gare de Lyon, is located around 1.7 miles (2.7 km) away from its city center.
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