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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2 h 30 m
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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.
|Distance||273 miles (441 km)|
|Average train duration||2 h 30 min|
|Average train ticket price||$91 (€81)|
|Train frequency||6 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 6 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche 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.
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.
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:
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!
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.
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.
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
There are about 10 trains a day between Paris and 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 by train between Paris, France and Karlsruhe, Germany is: Fully open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
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
Reentry to France is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
What are the requirements?
The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
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.
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.
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