The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Gießen to Paris is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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4 h 59 m
5 h 17 m
Trains per day
Of the 5 trains that leave Gießen for Paris every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||304 miles (491 km)|
|Average train duration||5 h 21 min|
|Average train ticket price||$93 (€82)|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Gießen to Paris cover the 304 miles (491 km) long route taking on average 5 h 21 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $93 (€82), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $74 (€65). Travelers depart most frequently from Gießen and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.
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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 Gießen to Paris train.
Travel between Gießen, Germany and Paris, France by train is: Unrestricted.
International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of entry:
When traveling in France, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 1/24/23. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Paris from Gießen before traveling.
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 1/24/23. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Gießen from Paris.
When taking a train from Gießen, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Gießen, Gießen Licher Str and Gießen Oswaldsgarten. When you arrive in Paris, your train can arrive in train stations including Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est.
Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Gießen to Paris Gare de Lyon.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Gießen, is located 1.4 miles (2.3 km) from the city center of Gießen.
The most popular arrival train station, Paris Gare de Lyon, is located 1.7 miles (2.7 km) away from the city center of Paris.
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