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from Frankfurt to Paris

You can get from Frankfurt to Paris by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Frankfurt to Paris on Sep 27 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:56PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h56 10:52PMParis Gare de l'Est
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$991One-way
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06:56PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h56 10:52PMParis Gare de l'Est
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$991One-way
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04:56PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h51 08:47PMParis Gare de l'Est
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$1121One-way
08:56AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h56 12:52PMParis Gare de l'Est
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06:56AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h55 10:51AMParis Gare de l'Est
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Sun
Sep 26
$162SNCF | ICE
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$200HOP!
Mon
Sep 27
$99SNCF | ICE
$32BlaBlaCar Bus
$200HOP!
Tue
Sep 28
$87SNCF | ICE
$32BlaBlaCar Bus
$150HOP!
Wed
Sep 29
$87SNCF | ICE
$25BlaBlaCar Bus
$134HOP!
Thu
Sep 30
$87Deutsche Bahn
$25BlaBlaCar Bus
$150HOP!
Fri
Oct 1
$89Deutsche Bahn
$32BlaBlaCar Bus
$221HOP!
Sat
Oct 2
$74Deutsche Bahn with connection
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$150HOP!
Sun
Oct 3
$74Deutsche Bahn
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$118HOP!
Mon
Oct 4
$52Deutsche Bahn with connection
$32BlaBlaCar Bus
$108HOP!
Tue
Oct 5
$50Deutsche Bahn
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$96HOP!
Wed
Oct 6
$50Deutsche Bahn
$19BlaBlaCar Bus
$96HOP!
Thu
Oct 7
$62Deutsche Bahn
$19BlaBlaCar Bus
$150HOP!
Fri
Oct 8
$62Deutsche Bahn
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$141Lufthansa
Sat
Oct 9
$52Deutsche Bahn with connection
$19BlaBlaCar Bus
$141Lufthansa
Sun
Oct 10
$56Deutsche Bahn
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$108HOP!
Mon
Oct 11
$37Deutsche Bahn
$31Flixbus
$108HOP!
Tue
Oct 12
$37Deutsche Bahn
$30Flixbus
$108HOP!
Wed
Oct 13
$37Deutsche Bahn
$19BlaBlaCar Bus
$96HOP!
Thu
Oct 14
$56Deutsche Bahn
$19BlaBlaCar Bus
$112Lufthansa
Fri
Oct 15
$62Deutsche Bahn
$25BlaBlaCar Bus
$112Lufthansa
Sat
Oct 16
$50Deutsche Bahn with connection
$19BlaBlaCar Bus
$89Lufthansa

Travel Information between Frankfurt and Paris

distanceDistance296 miles (478 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$19 - $118
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $19 (€15) • 7 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $118 (€94) • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesHOP! Flixbus or SNCF | TGV INOUI

Take a flight, bus or train to travel 296 miles (478 km) from Frankfurt to Paris. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $19 (€15). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are HOP! Flixbus or SNCF | TGV INOUI among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight, bus or train from Frankfurt to Paris.

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Travel from Frankfurt to Paris
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FAQs
Does France have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people traveling to Paris from Frankfurt?

Travel from Frankfurt, Germany to Paris, France is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Paris from Frankfurt restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Paris, France from Frankfurt?

  • 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 COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Paris, France?

The government of France has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 9/25/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Frankfurt to Paris closer to your planned date of departure here.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Frankfurt, Germany from Paris, France?

The restriction level for your return to Frankfurt, Germany from France is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Frankfurt from Paris restricted?

Entry into Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Frankfurt from Paris?

Conditions of reentry into Germany:

  • 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 coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Frankfurt, Germany?

You should observe these safety measures in Germany as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Germany was last checked on 9/25/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Frankfurt from Paris closer to your date of departure here.

How do I go from Frankfurt to Paris?

There are 3 ways that you can travel to Paris from Frankfurt. You can take a flight, bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Frankfurt to Paris?

The cheapest way to go to Paris from Frankfurt is by taking a bus, which costs on average $19 (€15).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Paris:

A bus is $99 (€79) less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Frankfurt to Paris costing on average $118 (€94).

Taking a bus is about $69 (€55) less than taking a train, which costs on average $88 (€70) for this journey.

What is the quickest way to get from Frankfurt to Paris?

The quickest way to travel between Frankfurt and Paris is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 15 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 7 h 20 min   of travel time.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 3 h 51 min.

What is the distance from Frankfurt to Paris?

You should expect to travel around 296 miles (478 km) between Frankfurt and Paris.

How many services a day are there to Paris from Frankfurt?

The average frequency per day from Frankfurt to Paris is:

  • 6 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Frankfurt and Paris as scheduled services by flight, bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When traveling from Frankfurt to Paris, where do I depart from Frankfurt and where do I arrive in Paris?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Frankfurt to Paris:

  • Buses mostly leave from Frankfurt, Stuttgarter Straße (Fermomnibusbahnhof) and tend to arrive in Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine).
Which travel companies can take me from Frankfurt to Paris?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Frankfurt to Paris:

  • You can travel by plane between Frankfurt and Paris with HOP! And you can find HOP! Frankfurt to Paris tickets for $118 (€94) on Omio.
  • You can travel by bus from Frankfurt to Paris with Flixbus, and you can find Flixbus Frankfurt to Paris tickets for $19 (€15) on Omio.
  • You can travel to Paris from Frankfurt by train with SNCF | TGV INOUI. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $88 (€70) with SNCF | TGV INOUI from Frankfurt to Paris.
Is there a direct service from Frankfurt to Paris?

Yes, there are direct routes from Frankfurt to Paris with the following travel companies:

  • You can check for a direct train to Paris with Deutsche Bahn, TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI or SNCF | ICE with 6 direct trains per day.

Direct services to Paris tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your journey.

Where should I go next after I travel between Frankfurt and Paris?
Your trip from Frankfurt to Paris doesn't have to end in Paris. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Barcelona or Amsterdam. If you’d like to add London, Barcelona or Amsterdam to your Frankfurt to Paris tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Paris today!
How early should I purchase Frankfurt to Paris tickets online to score the best deals?

Before traveling from Frankfurt to Paris, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A plane ticket costs $118 (€94) one way on average for this journey.
  • A bus ticket for this journey costs on average $19 (€15) one way.
  • A train ticket for this trip costs on average $88 (€70) one way.

But we recommend booking Frankfurt to Paris tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Paris
Gare Paris Bercy
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Paris Gallieni Porte Bagnolet
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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 3
Paris Gare Montparnasse
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