The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Paris to Mainz is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
Find all the dates and times for this journey
3 h 58 m
4 h 12 m
Trains per day
Of the 5 trains that leave Paris for Mainz every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||277 miles (446 km)|
|Average train duration||3 h 58 min|
|Average train ticket price||$76 (€66)|
|Train frequency||6 a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or TGV inOui|
Trains from Paris to Mainz cover the 277 miles (446 km) long route taking on average 3 h 58 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or TGV inOui. Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $76 (€66), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $50 (€44). Travelers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Mainz Hbf.
Travel to Mainz from Paris from $50 (€44) with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.
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 Mainz train.
Deutsche Bahn from Paris to Mainz train information:
Travel between Paris, France and Mainz, Germany by train is: Unrestricted.
International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of France
Conditions of entry:
When traveling in Germany, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 3/22/23. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Paris and Mainz before traveling.
Return travel from Germany to France is: Unrestricted.
Entry into France is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Requirements for reentering:
The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 3/22/23. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Paris from Mainz.
When taking the train to Mainz 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 route can end in train stations such as Mainz Hbf, Mainz Römisches Theater and Mainz-Mombach.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Mainz Hbf.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon, which is located around 1.7 miles (2.7 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Mainz Hbf, located 1.9 miles (3.1 km) away from the city center.
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