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Wed
Sep 29
$102Deutsche Bahn with connection
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Fri
Oct 1
$58Deutsche Bahn with connection
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Oct 2
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Train Information from Paris to Gießen

distanceDistance304 miles (491 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 55 min
priceAverage train ticket price$93 (€75)
frequencyTrain frequency5 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 5 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Paris to Gießen cover the 304 miles (491 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 55 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $93 (€75), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $58 (€47). Travelers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Gießen.

Train companies

Travel with Deutsche Bahn from Paris to Gießen

Travel from Paris to Gießen from $58 (€47) with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable route for you.

Deutsche Bahn

Find your perfect route between Paris and Gießen with Deutsche Bahn (DB)! Check out the DB train schedules from Paris to Gießen and then book cheap DB tickets with Omio. The distance from Paris to Gießen by DB is 304 miles (491 km) and the cheapest price for a DB ticket from Paris to Gießen is $102 (€82).

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.

These are Deutsche Bahn's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the train from Paris to Gießen:

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

Travel Tips

Trains from Paris to Gießen
Travel by train to Gießen 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 Paris to Gießen.
FAQs
What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train from Paris to Gießen?

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

What is the status of international entry into Germany from France?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Germany from Paris?

Conditions of entry:

  • 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?

When traveling in Germany, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 9/25/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Gießen from Paris before traveling.

Do I need to quarantine when I return to France from Gießen, Germany?

The restriction level for your return train to Paris, France from Gießen is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Paris from Gießen 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 Gießen?

Conditions of reentry:

  • 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:

  • Social distancing required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 9/25/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Paris from Gießen closer to your date of departure here here.

How much do cheap trains to Gießen from Paris cost?
Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Gießen from Paris for the next 7 days starting from $58 (€47)  one way.
What is the cost of a train between Paris and Gießen?
The train price between Paris and Gießen is on average $93 (€75)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this route in the next 7 days.
What is the distance from Paris to Gießen by train?
The Paris to Gießen train distance is approximately 304 miles (491 km).
How long is a train between Paris and Gießen on average?
On average the Paris to Gießen train travel time is 4 h 55 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 Paris to Gießen depart from? Which Gießen train station do I come into from Paris?

Some of the Paris train stations to Gießen you can start your journey from include Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Gießen include Gießen, Gießen Licher Str and Gießen Oswaldsgarten.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon   and arriving in Gießen.

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

Passengers board their train most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and travel around 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Gießen and need to travel approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the train station to the city center in Gießen.

Which train companies can get me from Paris to Gießen?
For the best Paris to Gießen train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between Paris and Gießen to compare what amenities they may offer.
How many trains per day are there to Gießen from Paris?
On average, there are 5 trains a day from Paris to Gießen. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When does the first train depart from Paris to Gießen? When does the last train depart from Paris to Gießen?
You can take the first train from Paris to Gießen at 4: 39 AM. The last train from Paris to Gießen that you can take departs at 5: 06 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Paris to Gießen schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
How far in advance should I book a train ticket from Paris to Gießen to get the best deals?
The price of a one way train ticket from Paris to Gießen is on average $93 (€75) 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 route. In general, you can find train tickets to Gießen from Paris available a few months in advance.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Paris
Gießen
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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Refreshments
WC

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.