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Train Information from Frankfurt to Paris

distanceDistance296 miles (478 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 56 min
priceAverage train ticket price$100 (€81)
frequencyTrain frequency6 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 6 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersSNCF | ICE or Deutsche Bahn

Trains from Frankfurt to Paris cover the 296 miles (478 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 56 min with our travel partners like SNCF | ICE or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $100 (€81), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $74 (€60).

Train companies

Deutsche Bahn between Frankfurt and Paris

You can travel by train between Frankfurt and Paris with Deutsche Bahn for as low as $74 (€60). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

Deutsche Bahn

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 to Paris train.

    These are Deutsche Bahn's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the train between Frankfurt and Paris:

    • Normal conditions apply
    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended

    Travel Tips

    Trains from Frankfurt 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 to Paris.
    FAQs
    Am I allowed to travel by train from Frankfurt, Germany to Paris, France?

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

    Is international entry into Paris from Frankfurt restricted?

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

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in France from Frankfurt?

    Entry Requirements:

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
    • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
    • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
    • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
    • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required

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

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

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

    The above information was last checked on 9/25/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Paris from Frankfurt closer to your date of departure here

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

    Return travel from France to Germany is: Partially open.

    Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Frankfurt from Paris?

    Entry into 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?

    Requirements for reentering:

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
    • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
    • Pre-arrival health declaration
    • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
    • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

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

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

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

    Last checked on 9/25/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Frankfurt from Paris.

    What is the price of the cheapest train from Frankfurt to Paris?
    Train tickets to Paris from Frankfurt for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $74 (€60)  one way in the next 7 days.
    How much is the train from Frankfurt to Paris on average?
    The train price from Frankfurt to Paris is on average $100 (€81)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.
    How far is it from Frankfurt to Paris by train?
    The Frankfurt to Paris train distance is approximately 296 miles (478 km).
    How many hours is the train time from Frankfurt to Paris?
    The Frankfurt to Paris train duration is on average 3 h 56 min, which is to be expected when traveling 296 miles (478 km) to Paris from Frankfurt. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
    Which train providers should I travel with from Frankfurt to Paris?
    For the trip from Frankfurt to Paris you can take a train with SNCF | ICE or Deutsche Bahn. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to Paris from Frankfurt on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    Can I book a direct train from Frankfurt to Paris?
    Yes, there are 6 direct trains per day from Frankfurt to Paris. You can look to travel with Deutsche Bahn, TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI or SNCF | ICE  without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this journey.
    How many trains are there from Frankfurt to Paris a day?
    The average number of trains departing Frankfurt for Paris is 6 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
    What time is the earliest train from Frankfurt to Paris? What time is the last train from Frankfurt to Paris?
    You can take the first train from Frankfurt to Paris at 4: 39 AM. The last train from Frankfurt to Paris that you can take departs at 4: 56 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Frankfurt to Paris schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
    How early should I purchase Frankfurt to Paris train tickets to get the best deals?
    The price of a one way train ticket from Frankfurt to Paris is on average $100 (€81) if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets between Frankfurt and Paris available a few months in advance.
    Stations

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Paris
    Gare Saint-Lazare
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    Paris Gare Montparnasse
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    Paris Gare d'Austerlitz
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    Paris Gare de Lyon
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    Refreshments
    WC

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
    This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines 1, 14<br>Bus lines 29, 57, 61, 91, 20, 24, 63, 65, 87<br>Suburban train lines RER A, D
    Paris Gare de l'Est
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    Paris Gare du Nord
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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
    This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.<br>Metro lines 4, 5<br>Suburban train lines RER B, D
    How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
    This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.