The cheapest trains from Karlsruhe to Paris

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Cheapest

$143

Average

$143

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 Karlsruhe to Paris will cost around $ 143 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 143.

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03:32PMKarlsruhe Hbf2h42 06:14PMParis Gare de l'Est
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$1431One-way
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07:32PMKarlsruhe Hbf2h52 10:24PMParis Gare de l'Est
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07:32AMKarlsruhe Hbf2h44 10:16AMParis Gare de l'Est
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09:53AMKarlsruhe Hbf2h40 12:33PMParis Gare de l'Est
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11:32AMKarlsruhe Hbf2h47 02:19PMParis Gare de l'Est
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Timetable Karlsruhe to Paris

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07:32AMKarlsruhe Hbf2h44 10:16AMParis Gare de l'Est
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08:06AMKarlsruhe Hbf2h45 10:51AMParis Gare de l'Est
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09:53AMKarlsruhe Hbf2h40 12:33PMParis Gare de l'Est
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11:32AMKarlsruhe Hbf2h47 02:19PMParis Gare de l'Est
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03:32PMKarlsruhe Hbf2h42 06:14PMParis Gare de l'Est
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06:05PMKarlsruhe Hbf2h42 08:47PMParis Gare de l'Est
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07:32PMKarlsruhe Hbf2h52 10:24PMParis Gare de l'Est
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Mon
Sep 20
$143SNCF | ICE
$36BlaBlaCar Bus
Tue
Sep 21
$88SNCF | TGV INOUI
$31BlaBlaCar Bus
Wed
Sep 22
$78SNCF | TGV INOUI
$31BlaBlaCar Bus
Thu
Sep 23
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$36BlaBlaCar Bus
Fri
Sep 24
$103SNCF | TGV INOUI
$31Flixbus
Sat
Sep 25
$78SNCF | TGV INOUI
$27Flixbus
Sun
Sep 26
$83SNCF | ICE
$27Flixbus
Mon
Sep 27
$73SNCF | TGV INOUI
$27Flixbus
Tue
Sep 28
$48SNCF | TGV INOUI
$27Flixbus
Wed
Sep 29
$48SNCF | TGV INOUI
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Thu
Sep 30
$78SNCF | ICE
$31BlaBlaCar Bus
Fri
Oct 1
$96SNCF | TGV INOUI
$31BlaBlaCar Bus
Sat
Oct 2
$68SNCF | TGV INOUI
$27Flixbus
Sun
Oct 3
$83SNCF | ICE
$27Flixbus
Mon
Oct 4
$62SNCF | TGV INOUI
$27Flixbus
Tue
Oct 5
$56SNCF | TGV INOUI
$27Flixbus
Wed
Oct 6
$56SNCF | TGV INOUI
$27Flixbus
Thu
Oct 7
$62SNCF | ICE
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Fri
Oct 8
$68SNCF | ICE
$27Flixbus
Sat
Oct 9
$56SNCF | TGV INOUI
$27Flixbus

The fastest trains from Karlsruhe to Paris

Showing times and prices for Sep 20

Fastest Journey

2 h 40 m

Average

2 h 44 m

Trains per day

7

Distance

441 km

Of the 7 trains that leave Karlsruhe for Paris every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 441 km distance in an average of 2 h 44 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 40 m .

The slowest trains will take 2 h 52 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
09:53AMKarlsruhe Hbf2h40 12:33PMParis Gare de l'Est
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$1431One-way
2nd Fastest
03:32PMKarlsruhe Hbf2h42 06:14PMParis Gare de l'Est
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$1431One-way
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06:05PMKarlsruhe Hbf2h42 08:47PMParis Gare de l'Est
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07:32AMKarlsruhe Hbf2h44 10:16AMParis Gare de l'Est
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08:06AMKarlsruhe Hbf2h45 10:51AMParis Gare de l'Est
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Train Information between Karlsruhe and Paris

distanceDistance273 miles (441 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 42 min
priceAverage train ticket price$102 (€82)
frequencyTrain frequency6 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 6 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn, TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | ICE or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Karlsruhe to Paris cover the 273 miles (441 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 42 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | ICE 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 $102 (€82), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $78 (€63). Travelers depart most frequently from Karlsruhe Hbf and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.

Deutsche Bahn
TGV

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 Karlsruhe to Paris train.

Deutsche Bahn from Karlsruhe to Paris train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 41 min
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 2 a day

Read on for COVID-19 recommendations and policies for your Deutsche Bahn train ticket between Karlsruhe and Paris:

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

Train from Karlsruhe to Paris

A train regularly runs several times a day from Karlsruhe to Paris. The German and French train companies work in cooperation for the benefit of the train traveller.

Which train companies drive from Karlsruhe to Paris?

The Deutsche Bundesbahn and the French SNCF operate between Karlsruhe and Paris with their flagship trains, the TGV INOUI and the Intercity.

How long does the train journey from Karlsruhe to Paris take?

The train journey from Karlsruhe to Paris takes on average between 5 and 8 hours. There are very fast direct connections under 3 hours. and also connections with long transfer stops that require considerably more than 14 hours. for the route.

How often can you take the train from Karlsruhe to Paris?

There are several trains per hour between Karlsruhe and Paris. There are 7 direct connections, four in the morning and three in the afternoon.

Stations on the line Karlsruhe - Paris?

At which station does the train start in Karlsruhe? The journey begins at Karlsruhe main station, a few hundred metres from the city center. At the train station the traveller has the possibility to buy daily necessities or small snacks and refreshments.

At which station does the train arrive in Paris? The journey ends at the historic station Paris Gare de l'Est, one of the most important stations in Paris and well connected to public transport. From the Gare de l'Est, the traveller is at the Place de la Concorde in 012 minutes. To Versailles it takes about 00.40 hours by bus and train.

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Trains from Karlsruhe to Paris
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FAQs
Is cross-border travel by train between Karlsruhe, Germany and Paris, France allowed?

Travel between Karlsruhe, 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 Karlsruhe?

Conditions of entry:

  • 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?

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 9/18/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Karlsruhe and Paris before traveling.

What restrictions are there on reentering Germany from Paris, France?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Paris to Karlsruhe 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 Karlsruhe, 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 9/18/21. 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 Karlsruhe from Paris here.

How much does a cheap train to Paris from Karlsruhe cost?
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Karlsruhe to Paris for as low as $78 (€63)  for the next 7 days.
How much does it cost to take a train from Karlsruhe to Paris?
The Karlsruhe to Paris train ticket price is on average $102 (€82)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this route in the next week.
What is the distance between Karlsruhe and Paris by train?
The Karlsruhe to Paris train distance is approximately 273 miles (441 km).
How many hours is the train time between Karlsruhe and Paris?
The train time to Paris from Karlsruhe is on average 2 h 42 min  for the 273 miles (441 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Karlsruhe to Paris by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
Which train station from Karlsruhe to Paris do I depart from? Which Paris train station from Karlsruhe do I arrive in?

When taking a train from Karlsruhe, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Karlsruhe Hbf, Karlsruhe-Durlach and Karlsruhe-Knielingen. 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 Karlsruhe Hbf   to Paris Gare de Lyon.

Where do I find the Karlsruhe train station to Paris? Where is the Paris train station?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Karlsruhe Hbf and travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 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 mile (s) / 2 km from the train station to the city center in Paris.

What train companies go from Karlsruhe to Paris?
For the best Karlsruhe to Paris train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn, TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | ICE or Deutsche Bahn with connection. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services from Karlsruhe to Paris to compare what amenities they may offer.
How many train services per day are there to Paris from Karlsruhe?
The average number of trains departing Karlsruhe for Paris is 6 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
What time is the earliest train from Karlsruhe to Paris? What time is the last train from Karlsruhe to Paris?
You can take the first train from Karlsruhe to Paris at 5: 32 AM. The last train from Karlsruhe to Paris that you can take departs at 5: 32 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Karlsruhe to Paris schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
When should I purchase the Karlsruhe to Paris train for the best deals on tickets?
The price of a one way train ticket from Karlsruhe to Paris is on average $102 (€82) if you book 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 companies offering this route. In general, you can find train tickets to Paris from Karlsruhe available a few months in advance.
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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Karlsruhe
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Karlsruhe Albtalbf
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Karlsruhe Bahnhofsvorplatz
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Karlsruhe Hbf
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Karlsruhe Marktplatz (Kaiserstraße)
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Karlsruhe Marktplatz (Pyramide)
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Karlsruhe West
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Karlsruhe-Durlach
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Karlsruhe-Hagsfeld
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Karlsruhe-Knielingen
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Karlsruhe-Mühlburg
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