Cheap train tickets from Frankfurt am Main to Paris

Showing times and prices for Jan 30

Cheapest

$65

Average

$107

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.

The average ticket from Frankfurt am Main to Paris will cost around $ 107 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 65.

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06:56AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h42 10:38AMParis Gare de l'Est
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$651One-way
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10:57AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h57 02:54PMParis Gare de l'Est
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$711One-way
12:56PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h58 04:54PMParis Gare de l'Est
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$831One-way
04:56PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h45 08:41PMParis Gare de l'Est
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$1061One-way
10:57AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h57 02:54PMParis Gare de l'Est
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$1181One-way

Train schedule from Frankfurt am Main to Paris

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06:56AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h42 10:38AMParis Gare de l'Est
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06:56AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h42 10:38AMParis Gare de l'Est
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08:04AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h27 12:31PMParis Gare de l'Est
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10:06AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h59 02:05PMParis Gare de l'Est
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10:57AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h57 02:54PMParis Gare de l'Est
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10:57AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h57 02:54PMParis Gare de l'Est
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12:56PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h58 04:54PMParis Gare de l'Est
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12:56PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h58 04:54PMParis Gare de l'Est
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02:06PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h59 06:05PMParis Gare de l'Est
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04:56PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h45 08:41PMParis Gare de l'Est
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04:56PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h45 08:41PMParis Gare de l'Est
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06:06PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h59 10:05PMParis Gare de l'Est
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Sun
Jan 30
$65SNCF | ICE
$26Flixbus
$194HOP!
Mon
Jan 31
$53SNCF | ICE
$30Flixbus
$301HOP!
Tue
Feb 1
$46SNCF | ICE
$31BlaBlaCar Bus
$229KLM
Wed
Feb 2
$46SNCF | ICE
$31BlaBlaCar Bus
$204KLM
Thu
Feb 3
$47Deutsche Bahn
$31BlaBlaCar Bus
$171HOP!
Fri
Feb 4
$53SNCF | ICE
$31BlaBlaCar Bus
$171HOP!
Sat
Feb 5
$46SNCF | TGV INOUI
$30Flixbus
$153HOP!
Sun
Feb 6
$46SNCF | ICE
$31BlaBlaCar Bus
$153HOP!
Mon
Feb 7
$47TGV
$31BlaBlaCar Bus
$171HOP!
Tue
Feb 8
$46SNCF | ICE
$26Flixbus
$171HOP!
Wed
Feb 9
$46SNCF | ICE
$31BlaBlaCar Bus
$153HOP!
Thu
Feb 10
$46SNCF | ICE
$31BlaBlaCar Bus
$113HOP!
Fri
Feb 11
$59Deutsche Bahn
$31BlaBlaCar Bus
$125HOP!
Sat
Feb 12
$50Deutsche Bahn with connection
$31BlaBlaCar Bus
$113HOP!
Sun
Feb 13
$46SNCF | ICE
$31BlaBlaCar Bus
$100HOP!
Mon
Feb 14
$46SNCF | ICE
$31BlaBlaCar Bus
$125HOP!
Tue
Feb 15
$46SNCF | ICE
$31BlaBlaCar Bus
$125HOP!
Wed
Feb 16
$46SNCF | ICE
$30Flixbus
$125HOP!
Thu
Feb 17
$46SNCF | ICE
$31Flixbus
$100HOP!
Fri
Feb 18
$47Deutsche Bahn
$26Flixbus
$100HOP!

Fastest train times from Frankfurt am Main to Paris

Showing times and prices for Jan 30

Fastest Journey

3 h 42 m

Average

3 h 55 m

Trains per day

12

Distance

479 km

Of the 12 trains that leave Frankfurt am Main for Paris every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 479 km distance in an average of 3 h 55 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 3 h 42 m .

The slowest trains will take 4 h 27 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
06:56AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h42 10:38AMParis Gare de l'Est
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$1181One-way
Fastest
06:56AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h42 10:38AMParis Gare de l'Est
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$651One-way
2nd Fastest
04:56PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h45 08:41PMParis Gare de l'Est
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$1181One-way
2nd Fastest
04:56PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h45 08:41PMParis Gare de l'Est
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$1061One-way
10:57AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h57 02:54PMParis Gare de l'Est
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$711One-way

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Overview: Train from Frankfurt am Main to Paris

distanceDistance296 miles (478 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 42 min
priceAverage train ticket price$51 (€43)
frequencyTrain frequency6 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 6 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn, SNCF | ICE, SNCF | TGV, TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Frankfurt am Main to Paris cover the 296 miles (478 km) long route taking on average 3 h 42 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, SNCF | ICE, SNCF | TGV, TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $51 (€43), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $46 (€39). Travelers depart most frequently from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.

Train providers: TGV and Deutsche Bahn from Frankfurt am Main to Paris trains

For as little as $46 (€39) you can travel by train to Paris from Frankfurt am Main with TGV and Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.

TGV
Deutsche Bahn

One of the best ways to travel from Frankfurt am Main to Paris is by taking a train with TGV. Omio helps you find the ideal TGV train from Frankfurt am Main to Paris by showing you TGV current train schedules and timetables, the train tickets on offer (including amenities offered onboard and travel information like baggage allowance) and the best prices for this Frankfurt am Main to Paris journey. You can expect to travel 296 miles (478 km) between Frankfurt am Main and Paris on a train with TGV. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains from Frankfurt am Main to Paris, you can check straight away if the TGV ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Once you’ve found that perfect train, book your TGV train ticket on Omio quickly and easily, then enjoy your upcoming trip between Frankfurt am Main and Paris!

    TGV's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your train from Frankfurt am Main to Paris are the following:

    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended
    • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
    • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
    • All cancellations and change fees requested more than three days before departure are removed until May 3rd, 2021. If you have booked with Omio, please contact us directly.

    Trains from Frankfurt to Paris

    All trains traveling from Frankfurt to Paris depart from either Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof (central train station) or Frankfurt Süd and arrive at Paris Gare de l'Est. Most trains traveling from Frankfurt to Paris are direct; however, some trains require a transfer in Karlsruhe. The first Frankfurt to Paris train departs at 5:50 a.m. while the last leaves at 6:03 a.m. All Frankfurt to Paris trains are operated by either Deutsche Bahn or SNCF TGV.


    Frankfurt to Paris trains: Route Summary

    • The Frankfurt to Paris train usually takes approximately 4 hours to complete, with the fastest services taking only 3 hours and 42 minutes to reach Paris.
    • There are 13 trains from Frankfurt to Paris per day.
    • All trains from Frankfurt to Paris are operated by Deutsche Bahn or SNCF TGV.

    Frankfurt to Paris Train Schedule

    Departure Time

    Departure Station

    Arrival Station

    Journey Time

    5:50 a.m.

    Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof

    Paris Gare de l'Est

    4:15 h

    6:58 a.m.

    Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof

    Paris Gare de l'Est

    3:56 h

    8:01 a.m.

    Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof

    Paris Gare de l'Est

    4:04 h

    8:56 a.m.

    Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof

    Paris Gare de l'Est

    3:42 h

    9:20 a.m.

    Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof

    Paris Gare de l'Est

    4:45 h

    10:03 a.m.

    Frankfurt (Main) Süd

    Paris Gare de l'Est

    4:02 h

    10:58 a.m.

    Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof

    Paris Gare de l'Est

    3:56 h

    12:58 p.m.

    Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof

    Paris Gare de l'Est

    4:03 h

    1:58 p.m.

    Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof

    Paris Gare de l'Est

    4:07 h

    2:03 p.m.

    Frankfurt (Main) Süd

    Paris Gare de l'Est

    4:02 h

    4:58 p.m.

    Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof

    Paris Gare de l'Est

    3:43 h

    5:20 p.m.

    Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof

    Paris Gare de l'Est

    4:45 h

    6:03 p.m.

    Frankfurt (Main) Süd

    Paris Gare de l'Est

    4:02 h



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    Frankfurt to Paris Train Cost

    Average prices for trains from Frankfurt to Paris when you book in advance

    Booking Period

    Average Price

    Same Day

    €130

    1 Day in Advance

    €120

    1 Week in Advance

    €70

    2 Weeks in Advance

    €70

    1 Month in Advance

    €70

    3 Months in Advance

    €39

    Frankfurt to Paris Trains: General Information

    Trains in Europe are an efficient way to travel between cities, with a number of companies offering domestic and international train routes.

    • autobus All Frankfurt to Paris trains are run by Deutsche Bahn.
    • autobus Most Frankfurt to Paris trains are direct, depart from Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof and arrive at Paris Gare de l'Est.
    • autobus The Frankfurt to Paris train journey takes as little as 3 hours and 51 minutes to arrive in Paris.
    • autobus Most travelers book their Frankfurt to Paris train tickets 1 day in advance of the travel date.




    Based on Omio's travel data, as the table above clearly illustrates, ticket prices on Frankfurt to Paris trains decrease the further they are booked in advance:

    • It is 8% cheaper to book a Frankfurt to Paris train a day ahead of time rather than purchasing a ticket at the station.
    • Frankfurt to Paris train costs are 38% cheaper when booked 1 week in advance as opposed to purchasing a train ticket the day of.

    Taking the Train from Frankfurt

    The station to catch trains from Frankfurt to Paris is Frankfurt Hbf. It is possible to reach Frankfurt Hbf by bus, taxi, underground or tram. Taxi ranks are situated in front of the main entrance, and also at the Mannheimer Strasse exit. Lines U4 and U5 of the U-Bahn provide services to Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof. Bus numbers 32, 33, 35, 37, and 46 stop at the bus station, which is situated in the square in front of the train station. Trams 11, 16, 17, 20, and 21 also stop outside of the main entrance. Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof is in the western part of Frankfurt. It is 11 minutes via train from Frankfurt Airport.

    Getting into Paris by Train

    Paris is a stunning city that boasts a rich cultural and historic heritage, quaint cafes, iconic buildings, and fashion boutiques. Amongst the city's top attractions is The Louvre, the Eiffel Tower, L'Arc de Triomphe and Notre Dame Cathedral. Passengers on trains from Frankfurt to Paris will arrive at either Paris Nord or Paris l'Est train station. The stations are within 10 minutes walking distance of each other and are conveniently located in the center of Paris. Both stations are well served by public transport, including the Metro, and buses. There are also convenient taxi ranks and airport shuttle buses outside of the stations. For night travel, Noctilien provide an extensive network of night buses.

    Travel Tips: Trains from Frankfurt am Main to Paris

    Travel by train to Paris easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Frankfurt am Main to Paris.
    FAQs

    Is cross-border travel by train between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Paris, France allowed?

    Travel between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Paris, France by train is: Partially open.

    What is the status of international entry into France from Germany?

    International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

    Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in France from Frankfurt am Main?

    Conditions of entry:

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
    • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
    • Health declaration required
    • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be tested. A positive test will result in mandatory quarantine

    What are the safety rules to follow in Paris, France?

    When traveling in France, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

    • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
    • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

    The information above was last checked on 1/28/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Frankfurt am Main and Paris before traveling.

    Are there restrictions on returning to Germany from France by train?

    The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Paris to Frankfurt am Main is: Partially open

    Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Germany from France?

    Reentry to Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Paris?

    What are the requirements?

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
    • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
    • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
    • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
    • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
    • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

    What are the safety rules to follow in Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

    The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

    • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
    • Face mask: Mandatory

    Last checked on 1/28/22. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Frankfurt am Main from Paris here.

    What is the price of the cheapest train from Frankfurt am Main to Paris?

    Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Frankfurt am Main to Paris to cost as little as $46 (€39)  in the next 7 days.

    How much is a train ticket from Frankfurt am Main to Paris?

    The Frankfurt am Main to Paris train ticket price is on average $51 (€43)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this journey in the next week.

    How far is Paris from Frankfurt am Main by train?

    The distance to Paris from Frankfurt am Main by train is approximately 296 miles (478 km).

    How many hours is the train time from Frankfurt am Main to Paris?

    The Frankfurt am Main to Paris train duration is on average 3 h 42 min, which is to be expected when traveling 296 miles (478 km) between Frankfurt am Main and Paris. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

    Which train station from Frankfurt am Main to Paris do I depart from? Which Paris train station from Frankfurt am Main do I arrive in?

    Some of the Frankfurt am Main train stations to Paris you can start your journey from include Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf, Frankfurt Main Ost and Frankfurt am Main - Stadion. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Paris include Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est.

    When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf   and arriving in Paris Gare de Lyon.

    Where is the departure train station in Frankfurt am Main located? Where is the arrival train station in Paris located?

    Passengers board their train most frequently from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf and travel around 6.7 miles (10.8 km) from the city center to this train station.

    Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Paris Gare de Lyon and need to travel approximately 1.3 miles (2.1 km) from the train station to the city center in Paris.

    Which train providers should I travel with from Frankfurt am Main to Paris?

    For the trip from Frankfurt am Main to Paris you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn, SNCF | ICE, SNCF | TGV, TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Frankfurt am Main and Paris on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

    Is there a direct train from Frankfurt am Main to Paris?

    Yes, there are 6 direct trains a day from Frankfurt am Main to Paris. If you’re looking for a direct train, consider traveling with TGV or SNCF | TGV INOUI. Nonstop train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your train tickets.

    How many train services per day are there between Frankfurt am Main and Paris?

    The average number of trains departing Frankfurt am Main for Paris is 6 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

    When does the first train depart from Frankfurt am Main to Paris? When does the last train depart from Frankfurt am Main to Paris?

    You can take the first train from Frankfurt am Main to Paris at 4: 56 AM. The last train from Frankfurt am Main to Paris that you can take departs at 5: 06 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Frankfurt am Main to Paris schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.

    How early should I buy train tickets to Paris from Frankfurt am Main to score the best deals?

    In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this journey and save money. If you purchase train tickets from Frankfurt am Main to Paris within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $51 (€43) one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Frankfurt am Main to Paris a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Frankfurt am Main
    Paris
    Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf is the most popular Frankfurt am Main railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Frankfurt am Main for your trip to Paris.