The cheapest trains from Paris to Karlsruhe

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Cheapest

$78

Average

$86

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 Paris to Karlsruhe will cost around $ 86 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 78.

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06:39AMParis Gare de l'Est2h48 09:27AMKarlsruhe Hbf
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$781One-way
Cheapest
03:19PMParis Gare de l'Est2h33 05:52PMKarlsruhe Hbf
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$781One-way
2nd Cheapest
03:46PMParis Gare de l'Est2h39 06:25PMKarlsruhe Hbf
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$831One-way
05:43PMParis Gare de l'Est2h42 08:25PMKarlsruhe Hbf
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$881One-way
10:46AMParis Gare de l'Est2h41 01:27PMKarlsruhe Hbf
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$881One-way

Timetable Paris to Karlsruhe

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06:39AMParis Gare de l'Est2h48 09:27AMKarlsruhe Hbf
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07:08AMParis Gare de l'Est2h44 09:52AMKarlsruhe Hbf
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10:46AMParis Gare de l'Est2h41 01:27PMKarlsruhe Hbf
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01:47PMParis Gare de l'Est2h38 04:25PMKarlsruhe Hbf
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03:19PMParis Gare de l'Est2h33 05:52PMKarlsruhe Hbf
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03:46PMParis Gare de l'Est2h39 06:25PMKarlsruhe Hbf
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05:43PMParis Gare de l'Est2h42 08:25PMKarlsruhe Hbf
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Sep 21
$78SNCF | ICE
$31Flixbus
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Sep 22
$48SNCF | ICE
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Sep 23
$48SNCF | ICE
$31BlaBlaCar Bus
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Sep 24
$73SNCF | ICE
$31Flixbus
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Sep 25
$78SNCF | ICE
$31Flixbus
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Sep 26
$83SNCF | ICE
$31Flixbus
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Sep 27
$83SNCF | TGV INOUI
$27Flixbus
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Sep 28
$48SNCF | TGV INOUI
$31BlaBlaCar Bus
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Sep 29
$48SNCF | ICE
$31BlaBlaCar Bus
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Sep 30
$48SNCF | TGV INOUI
$31BlaBlaCar Bus
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Oct 1
$78SNCF | ICE
$27Flixbus
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Oct 2
$48SNCF | ICE
$27Flixbus
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Oct 3
$83SNCF | ICE
$31BlaBlaCar Bus
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Oct 4
$56SNCF | ICE
$31Flixbus
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Oct 5
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$31BlaBlaCar Bus
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Oct 6
$48SNCF | TGV INOUI
$27Flixbus
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Oct 7
$56SNCF | ICE
$31BlaBlaCar Bus
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Oct 8
$48SNCF | ICE
$27Flixbus
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Oct 9
$48SNCF | ICE
$27Flixbus
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Oct 10
$56SNCF | ICE
$27Flixbus

The fastest trains from Paris to Karlsruhe

Showing times and prices for Sep 21

Fastest Journey

2 h 33 m

Average

2 h 40 m

Trains per day

7

Distance

441 km

Of the 7 trains that leave Paris for Karlsruhe 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 40 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 33 m .

The slowest trains will take 2 h 48 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
03:19PMParis Gare de l'Est2h33 05:52PMKarlsruhe Hbf
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$781One-way
2nd Fastest
01:47PMParis Gare de l'Est2h38 04:25PMKarlsruhe Hbf
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$881One-way
03:46PMParis Gare de l'Est2h39 06:25PMKarlsruhe Hbf
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$831One-way
10:46AMParis Gare de l'Est2h41 01:27PMKarlsruhe Hbf
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$881One-way
05:43PMParis Gare de l'Est2h42 08:25PMKarlsruhe Hbf
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$881One-way

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Train Information from Paris to Karlsruhe

distanceDistance273 miles (441 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 38 min
priceAverage train ticket price$79 (€64)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn, TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | ICE, SNCF | TGV or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Paris to Karlsruhe cover the 273 miles (441 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 38 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | ICE, SNCF | TGV or Deutsche Bahn with connection. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $79 (€64), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $48 (€39). Travelers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Karlsruhe Hbf.

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 Paris to Karlsruhe train.

    Deutsche Bahn has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by train between Paris and Karlsruhe:

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

    train from Paris to Karlsruhe

    Several times a day, the train overcomes the almost 500 km between Paris and Karlsruhe. There is a direct connection several times a day. In addition, there are several other connections with connections via Mannheim.

    Which train companies travel from Paris to Karlsruhe?

    Deutsche Bahn, French SNCF and Oui-SNCF operate between Paris and Karlsruhe. They are used on the German side of the ICE and on the French side on the TGV.

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

    The fastest connection is a direct connection, which takes less than 2 hours 20 minutes for both the TGV and the ICE. The longest connection involves a two-way transfer and takes almost 18 hours

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

    There are about 10 trains a day between Paris and Karlsruhe.

    Stations on the route Paris - Karlsruhe?

    At which station does the train start in Paris? The trip starts at the Gare de l'Est in Paris. The impressive train station with the Art Nouveau hall is one of the six large termini in the city. It is just under 3.5 km from the city center and has connections to the city's underground and suburban train systems.

    At which station does the train arrive in Karlsruhe? Karlsruhe main station is located about 2 km south of Karlsruhe city center. The station is connected to all parts of the city by public transport. From here there are connections to all major cities in southwestern Germany.

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    FAQs
    Am I allowed to travel by train from Paris, France to Karlsruhe, Germany?

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

    Is international entry into Karlsruhe from Paris restricted?

    International entry 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?

    Entry 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 required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
    • Face mask required: Mandatory

    The above information was last checked on 9/19/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Karlsruhe from Paris closer to your date of departure here

    What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to France from Karlsruhe, Germany?

    The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Karlsruhe to Paris is: Partially open

    Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to France from Germany?

    Reentry to France is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in France from Karlsruhe?

    What are the requirements?

    • 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:

    • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
    • Face mask: Mandatory

    Last checked on 9/19/21. 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 Paris from Karlsruhe here.

    How much do cheap train tickets to Karlsruhe from Paris cost?
    Train tickets from Paris to Karlsruhe for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $48 (€39)  one way in the next 7 days.
    How much does it cost to take a train to Karlsruhe from Paris?
    The train price from Paris to Karlsruhe is on average $79 (€64)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.
    How far is Paris to Karlsruhe by train?
    When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Paris and Karlsruhe by train to be approximately 273 miles (441 km).
    How long is the train ride to Karlsruhe from Paris?
    The Paris to Karlsruhe train duration is on average 2 h 38 min, which is to be expected when traveling 273 miles (441 km) to Karlsruhe from Paris. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
    What station does the train from Paris to Karlsruhe depart from? Which Karlsruhe train station do I come into from Paris?

    When taking the train to Karlsruhe from Paris, you can choose to depart from train stations like Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est. Your trip can end in train stations such as Karlsruhe Hbf, Karlsruhe-Durlach and Karlsruhe-Knielingen.

    Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Paris Gare de Lyon   and arrive in Karlsruhe Hbf.

    Where is the departure train station in Paris located? Where is the arrival train station in Karlsruhe located?

    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 Karlsruhe Hbf and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the train station to the city center in Karlsruhe.

    Which train providers can take me to Karlsruhe from Paris?
    For the trip from Paris to Karlsruhe you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn, TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | ICE, SNCF | TGV or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from Paris to Karlsruhe on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    Is there a direct train from Paris to Karlsruhe?
    Yes, you can find a direct train between Paris and Karlsruhe with SNCF | TGV INOUI or SNCF | ICE  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you buy your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time traveling to your destination.
    What time is the earliest train from Paris to Karlsruhe? What time is the last train from Paris to Karlsruhe?
    You can take the first train from Paris to Karlsruhe at 4: 39 AM. The last train from Paris to Karlsruhe that you can take departs at 1: 19 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Paris to Karlsruhe schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
    When should I book the Paris to Karlsruhe train for the best deals on tickets?
    The price of a one way train ticket from Paris to Karlsruhe is on average $79 (€64) 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 companies offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets to Karlsruhe from Paris available a few months in advance.
    Stations

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Paris
    Karlsruhe
    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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    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.