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Train Information from Gießen to Paris

distanceDistance304 miles (491 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 59 min
priceAverage train ticket price$60 (€49)
frequencyTrain frequency8 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 8 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Gießen to Paris cover the 304 miles (491 km) long route taking on average 4 h 59 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $60 (€49), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $39 (€32). Travelers depart most frequently from Gießen and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.

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Deutsche Bahn from Gießen to Paris

Deutsche Bahn trains will get you between Gießen and Paris from $39 (€32). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Deutsche Bahn

Find your perfect trip from Gießen to Paris with Deutsche Bahn (DB)! Check out the DB train schedules between Gießen and Paris and then book cheap DB tickets with Omio. The distance between Gießen and Paris by DB is 304 miles (491 km) and the cheapest price for a DB ticket between Gießen and Paris is $39 (€32).

DB is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 train journeys per day. A special feature of DB is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use at Omio.

DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

Operator ticket policies for COVID

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

Travel Tips

Trains from Gießen to Paris
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FAQs
Is travel by train currently allowed from Gießen, Germany to Paris, France?

Travel between Gießen, 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 Gießen?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required

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 10/23/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Gießen to 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 Gießen 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 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 Gießen, 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 10/23/21. 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 Gießen from Paris here.

What is the price of the cheapest train from Gießen to Paris?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Gießen to Paris trains for as little as $39 (€32)  in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train from Gießen to Paris?
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $60 (€49)  for a train ticket from Gießen to Paris.
How many miles is it from Gießen to Paris by train?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Gießen and Paris by train to be approximately 304 miles (491 km).
How long is the train ride between Gießen and Paris?
On average the Gießen to Paris train travel time is 4 h 59 min  for the 304 miles (491 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
What station does the train from Gießen to Paris depart from? Which Paris train station do I come into from Gießen?

Some of the Gießen train stations to Paris you can start your journey from include Gießen, Gießen Licher Str and Gießen Oswaldsgarten. 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 Gießen   and arriving in Paris Gare de Lyon.

Where is the Gießen train station located? Where is the Paris train station located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Gießen, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center, and they get off the train at Paris Gare de Lyon, located 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from the city center.

Which train providers should I travel with from Gießen to Paris?
Take the Gießen to Paris train with Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the route between Gießen and Paris as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many trains per day are there between Gießen and Paris?
The average number of trains departing Gießen for Paris is 8 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
What are the first and last departure train times from Gießen to Paris?
The earliest train for this trip departs from Gießen at 4: 55 AM. The last train leaves from Gießen at 3: 53 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Gießen to Paris and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How early should I purchase train tickets between Gießen and Paris to score the best deals?
If you purchase a train ticket from Gießen to Paris within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $60 (€49) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets from Gießen to Paris are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Gießen
Paris
Gießen is the most popular Gießen 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 Gießen for your trip to Paris.