Paris to Karlsruhe train

Cheap train tickets from Paris to Karlsruhe

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117

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175

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.

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05:55PMParis Gare de l'Est2h30 08:25PMKarlsruhe Hbf
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1171One-way
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06:55AMParis Gare de l'Est2h30 09:25AMKarlsruhe Hbf
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2041One-way
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10:55AMParis Gare de l'Est2h30 01:25PMKarlsruhe Hbf
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2041One-way

Train schedule from Paris to Karlsruhe

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06:55AMParis Gare de l'Est2h30 09:25AMKarlsruhe Hbf
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10:55AMParis Gare de l'Est2h30 01:25PMKarlsruhe Hbf
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05:55PMParis Gare de l'Est2h30 08:25PMKarlsruhe Hbf
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Fastest train times from Paris to Karlsruhe

Showing times and prices for Jun 26

Fastest Journey

2 h 30 m

Average

2 h 30 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

441 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Paris for Karlsruhe every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
05:55PMParis Gare de l'Est2h30 08:25PMKarlsruhe Hbf
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1171One-way
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06:55AMParis Gare de l'Est2h30 09:25AMKarlsruhe Hbf
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2041One-way
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10:55AMParis Gare de l'Est2h30 01:25PMKarlsruhe Hbf
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2041One-way

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Overview: Train from Paris to Karlsruhe

distanceDistance273 miles (441 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 30 min
priceAverage train ticket price$91 (€81)
frequencyTrain frequency6 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 6 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, Deutsche Bahn with connection, SNCF | ICE or TGV

Trains from Paris to Karlsruhe cover the 273 miles (441 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 30 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, Deutsche Bahn with connection, SNCF | ICE or TGV. Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $91 (€81), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $62 (€55). Travelers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Karlsruhe Hbf.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn and TGV from Paris to Karlsruhe trains

You can travel by train to Karlsruhe from Paris with Deutsche Bahn and TGV for as low as $62 (€55). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

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TGV

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn 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 for your train to Karlsruhe from Paris. 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.

Deutsche Bahn from Paris to Karlsruhe train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 34 min
  • Average Price: $67
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 6 a day

It’s easy to book your TGV train ticket to Karlsruhe from Paris online with Omio! Simply check the current TGV train schedules for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route between Paris and Karlsruhe as well as relevant travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard) for that train and book cheap TGV train tickets online. Prices for TGV trains from Paris to Karlsruhe start at $78 (€70) one-way if you book in advance, and you can expect to travel around 273 miles (441 km). If you search for TGV trains in the Omio app, you can check straight away if the TGV tickets are mobile tickets, which makes it easier than ever to go paperless when traveling by train to Karlsruhe from Paris. Let Omio do all the work for you finding the best Paris to Karlsruhe TGV train ticket so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey!

  • Average Price: $78

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.

Travel Tips: Trains from Paris to Karlsruhe

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FAQs

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

Is international entry into Karlsruhe from Paris restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France

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

Entry Requirements:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

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 6/24/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Paris and Karlsruhe closer to your date of departure here

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?

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 48 hours prior to arrival
  • 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)
  • Health declaration 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: Recommended

Last checked on 6/24/22. 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 Paris from Karlsruhe here.

Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Paris to Karlsruhe to cost as little as $62 (€55)  in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Paris to Karlsruhe train price to come in at an average of $91 (€81)  one way.
The Paris to Karlsruhe train distance is approximately 273 miles (441 km).
On average the Paris to Karlsruhe train travel time is 2 h 30 min  for the 273 miles (441 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

When taking the train from Paris to Karlsruhe, you can choose to depart from train stations like Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est. Your journey 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.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon, which is located around 1.9 miles (3.1 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Karlsruhe Hbf, located 1.4 miles (2.3 km) away from the city center.

For the trip from Paris to Karlsruhe you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, Deutsche Bahn with connection, SNCF | ICE or TGV. 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.
Yes, there are 6 direct trains a day between Paris and Karlsruhe. If you’re looking for a direct train, consider traveling with Deutsche Bahn, TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI or SNCF | ICE. Nonstop train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your train tickets.
The average number of trains departing Paris for Karlsruhe is 6 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train departing from Paris to Karlsruhe leaves at 4: 40 AM. The last train departing from Paris to Karlsruhe leaves at 5: 04 PM. You can find the latest Paris to Karlsruhe train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
If you buy the Paris to Karlsruhe train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $91 (€81). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Paris to Karlsruhe. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Paris
Karlsruhe
Paris Gare de Lyon is the most popular Paris 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 Paris for your trip to Karlsruhe.
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+33 184943635
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Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
Public transit options for Paris Gare de Lyon
Metro lines: 1, 14
Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 72, 77, 91
Train lines: TGV, RER A, RER D, Transilien R
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+33 890640650
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Public transit options for Paris Gare du Nord
Metro lines: 4, 5
Bus lines: 65, 26, 43
Train lines: RER B, D, E
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Mon - Fri: 06: 45 - 20: 30 | Sat: 09: 00 - 20: 00 | Sun: 09: 00 - 20: 30
Public transit options for Paris Gare de l'Est
Metro lines: 4, 5, 7
Bus lines: 31, 32, 35, 38, 39, 46, 54, 56, 91
Train lines: RER B, TGV, TGV/ICE, TER, Intercités, OUIGO, Transilien, Russian Railways
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Mon - Fri: 08: 00 - 19: 30 | Sat: 10: 00 - 18: 00
Public transit options for Paris Gare Saint-Lazare
Metro lines: 3, 9, 12, 13, 14
Bus lines: 20, 21, 22, 26, 27, 28, 29, 32, 42, 43, 66, 80, 94, 95, 528, RoissyB
Train lines: TER, Intercités, Transilien J, Transilien L, RER E
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Phone Number
+33 892353535
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Mon - Sun: 10: 45 - 18: 00
Public transit options for Gare de Paris Bercy
Metro lines: 6, 14
Bus lines: 24, 87, N32, N35
Train lines: TER, Intercités
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Mon - Sun: 08: 00 - 20: 00
Public transit options for Paris Gare d'Austerlitz
Metro lines: 5, 10
Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 89, 91, 215
Train lines: TER Centre-Val de Loire, Intercités, Intercités de Nuit, Transilien, RER C

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