Cheap train tickets from Munich to Paris

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Cheapest

$88

Average

$88

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 Munich to Paris will cost around $ 88 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 88.

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06:46AMMunich Hbf5h45 12:31PMParis Gare de l'Est
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$881One-way

Train schedule from Munich to Paris

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Fri
Jan 21
$88SNCF | TGV INOUI
$30BlaBlaCar Bus
$192Vueling
Sat
Jan 22
$95SNCF | TGV INOUI
$30BlaBlaCar Bus
$179Vueling
Sun
Jan 23
$73SNCF | TGV INOUI
$48Flixbus
$159Vueling
Mon
Jan 24
$81SNCF | TGV INOUI
$30BlaBlaCar Bus
$153Air France
Tue
Jan 25
$52Deutsche Bahn
$36Flixbus
$153Air France
Wed
Jan 26
$52Deutsche Bahn
$30BlaBlaCar Bus
$153Air France
Thu
Jan 27
$52Deutsche Bahn
$30Flixbus
$133Vueling
Fri
Jan 28
$70Deutsche Bahn
$30BlaBlaCar Bus
$140Vueling
Sat
Jan 29
$50Deutsche Bahn with connection
$30Flixbus
$119Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
Jan 30
$62Deutsche Bahn
$36Flixbus
$121Air France
Mon
Jan 31
$52Deutsche Bahn
$36BlaBlaCar Bus
$119Lufthansa Cityline
Tue
Feb 1
$48TGV
$36Flixbus
$121HOP!
Wed
Feb 2
$47SNCF | TGV INOUI
$30BlaBlaCar Bus
$121Air France
Thu
Feb 3
$50Deutsche Bahn
$30Flixbus
$119Lufthansa Cityline
Fri
Feb 4
$52Deutsche Bahn
$36Flixbus
$108Air France
Sat
Feb 5
$50Deutsche Bahn with connection
$36Flixbus
$97Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
Feb 6
$48TGV
$36Flixbus
$119Lufthansa
Mon
Feb 7
$48TGV
$30Flixbus
$97Lufthansa Cityline
Tue
Feb 8
$47SNCF | TGV INOUI
$30Flixbus
$81Lufthansa
Wed
Feb 9
$48TGV
$30BlaBlaCar Bus
$81Lufthansa

Fastest train times from Munich to Paris

Showing times and prices for Jan 21

Fastest Journey

5 h 45 m

Average

5 h 45 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

684 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Munich for Paris every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 684 km distance in an average of 5 h 45 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 5 h 45 m .

The slowest trains will take 5 h 45 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.

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06:46AMMunich Hbf5h45 12:31PMParis Gare de l'Est
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$881One-way

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Overview: Train from Munich to Paris

distanceDistance424 miles (684 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 45 min
priceAverage train ticket price$75 (€63)
frequencyTrain frequency5 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 5 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection, TGV, SNCF | TGV or SNCF | TGV INOUI

Trains from Munich to Paris cover the 424 miles (684 km) long trip taking on average 5 h 45 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection, TGV, SNCF | TGV or SNCF | TGV INOUI. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $52 (€43), but the average price of train tickets is $75 (€63). Travelers depart most frequently from München Hbf and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn and TGV from Munich to Paris trains

Buy your official Deutsche Bahn and TGV train tickets to Paris from Munich from $52 (€43) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient journey.

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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 Munich to Paris train.

  • Average Price: $52

Please follow the recommendations outlined by Deutsche Bahn when booking your train tickets from Munich to Paris due to the coronavirus:

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

Trains from Munich to Paris

There are approximately five to ten daily trains from Munich to Paris, with on average 50 trains being serviced between the two cities per week. You will find that most of these journeys require one transfer, which generally occurs at the Mannheim Hbf station. While the duration for this trip varies, it is usually between 6 hours to 6 hours 30 minutes. Once you have reached Paris, you will be able to explore a variety of famous sights, including the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre Museum, and Sacre Coeur.

Which train companies travel from Munich to Paris?

The one company that services trains from Munich to Paris is known as Deutsche Bahn. Deutsche Bahn is famous for being one of Germany’s major transport providers, and most of its journeys between these two cities have one transfer.

Deutsche Bahn trains from Munich to Paris

Deutsche Bahn operates between five to ten daily trains that leave Munich and arrive in Paris, with an approximate total of 50 trains being offered per week. These journeys are generally not direct, and instead require one transfer to be made, which usually occurs at Mannheim Hbf station. Depending on how long your transfer takes, the duration of the journey can be anywhere between 6 hours to 6 hours 30 minutes. The train type that is generally used is that for public transit, and it is normally designed for traveling long distances. Trains for this journey always depart from and arrive at the same stations, which are Munich Hbf and Paris Gare de l'Est. With this company’s ticket policy, there are several different fares that you can purchase in order to determine whether you can exchange your ticket or receive a refund. With the Super Saver Fare, your ticket will not be eligible for cancellation or changes. If you opt for the Flex Fare instead, your ticket will be fully refundable and can be changed for a different journey at no additional cost. For a small fee, you can choose to pick your specific seat.

Train Munich to Paris: Services on board

When you travel with Deutsche Bahn, there are two primary classes that you can choose from: First and Second Class. While Second Class gives travelers access to standard services such as free luggage storage space and outlets, First Class includes additional legroom. No matter what class you choose to travel in, you will have access to unlimited free Wi-Fi for all of your portable devices. There is no limit to the amount of luggage that you can bring on board, whether it be suitcases or personal items, and doing so is completely free. Travelers are welcome to bring up to one bike each on the train, but keep in mind that you are required to reserve a spot for your bike prior to boarding, as there are limited places for each journey. However, it is free to do this. Small pets are welcome on this company’s train, as long as they can fit in a pet carrier. If you will be bringing larger animals, you are required to notify the train company ahead of time and pay for a small additional fee. If you or someone you are traveling with has a disability of limited mobility, Deutsche Bahn offers certain facilities and services to help make your travelers easier. For example, all of the trains’ doors and restrooms are wheelchair and walker accessible. If you notify the company ahead of time, an employee can also help you with boarding, storing your luggage, and disembarking the train.

Munich to Paris Train Time: Daily Departures

Deutsche Bahn services approximately five to ten daily trains between Munich and Paris, with the average total being around 50 trains per week. The first train of the day departs at approximately 3:40 a.m., while the last train leaves closer to 4:30 p.m. The company’s timetable usually stays the same for both weekdays and weekends, but you will find that there are generally fewer trains serviced on public holidays.

How long is the journey by train from Munich to Paris?

Depending on how long your transfer is, the duration of your journey from Munich to Paris will be anywhere from 6 hours to 6 hours 30 minutes. This journey is rarely direct and usually requires passengers to transfer one time. Peak time is during the morning, so this is when you will find that most trains depart.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Munich to Paris?

Departure train station: Trains for this journey will always depart from Munich Hbf. Munich Hbf can be found in the northwest part of the city and you can travel there from the city center via the local tram, which will take you approximately 20 to 25 minutes. In order to give yourself enough time to board and find your seat, make sure that you arrive at the train station at least 30 minutes before your train is scheduled to depart. In the station, there are several facilities and services available to you, including public bathrooms, shops to purchase snacks and drinks, access to free Wi-Fi, and sitting areas.

Arrival train station: Your train will eventually arrive at Paris Gare de l'Est. This station is in the northeast part of the city and you can travel from here to the city center via metro lines 4, 5, and 7 in approximately 25 minutes. Like Munich Hbf, this train station has many types of facilities and services to offer its travelers, including access to public toilets, shops to purchase refreshments, and free Wi-Fi for portable devices.

How to find cheap train tickets from Munich to Paris?

If you are trying to travel on a budget, there are several ways that you can secure cheap train tickets from Munich to Paris. Try to be as flexible as possible with your travel dates, as this will make it easier for you to find low cost voyages. Booking in advance is also an easy way to find cheap train tickets, as prices tend to rise the closer it gets to the departure date. If you are a student or a senior traveler, you may also be eligible for discounts on your booking.

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FAQs

Is travel by train currently allowed from Munich, Germany to Paris, France?

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

Is international entry into Paris from Munich 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 Munich?

Entry Requirements:

  • 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?

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 1/19/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Paris from Munich closer to your date of departure here

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Munich, Germany from Paris, France?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Paris to Munich 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 Munich, 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 1/19/22. 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 Munich from Paris here.

What is the price of the cheapest train from Munich to Paris?

Train tickets from Munich to Paris for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $52 (€43)  one way in the next 7 days.

What is the cost of a train from Munich to Paris?

If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Munich to Paris train to cost on average $75 (€63)  one way.

What is the distance to Paris from Munich by train?

You should expect to travel around 424 miles (684 km)  between Munich and Paris by train.

How long is a train from Munich to Paris on average?

The Munich to Paris train duration is on average 5 h 45 min, which is to be expected when traveling 424 miles (684 km) from Munich to Paris. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

Which train station from Munich to Paris do I depart from? Which Paris train station from Munich do I arrive in?

Some of the Munich train stations to Paris you can start your journey from include München Hbf, München Hackerbrücke and München Marienplatz. 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 München Hbf   and arriving in Paris Gare de Lyon.

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

Passengers board their train most frequently from München Hbf and travel around 0.8 miles (1.3 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 can take me between Munich and Paris?

Take the Munich to Paris train with Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection, TGV, SNCF | TGV or SNCF | TGV INOUI. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the route from Munich to Paris as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

Can I find a direct train from Munich to Paris?

Yes, there are 5 direct trains from Munich to Paris per day with TGV or SNCF | TGV INOUI  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you book your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time traveling to your destination.

How many trains per day are there between Munich and Paris?

On average, there are 5 trains a day from Munich to Paris. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

What time is the earliest train from Munich to Paris? What time is the last train from Munich to Paris?

You can take the earliest train from Munich to Paris at 5: 46 AM   or take the last train from Munich to Paris leaving at 3: 27 PM. Look for the latest Munich to Paris train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this trip.

How far in advance should I purchase train tickets between Munich and Paris for the best deals?

If you buy a train ticket from Munich to Paris within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $75 (€63) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Paris from Munich are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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München Hbf is the most popular Munich 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 Munich for your trip to Paris.
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Public transit options for München Hbf
U-Bahn lines: U1, U2, U4, U5, U7
S-Bahn lines: S1, S2, S3, S4, S6, S7, S8
Tram lines: 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21
Bus lines: 68, X98
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