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from Mainz to Paris

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

Our recommendation

To get from Mainz to Paris on Oct 26 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:42AMMainz Hbf4h10 12:52PMParis Gare de l'Est
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$1131One-way
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08:42AMMainz Hbf4h10 12:52PMParis Gare de l'Est
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$1131One-way
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05:40AMMainz Hbf4h11 09:51AMParis Gare de l'Est
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$1131One-way
12:42PMMainz Hbf4h12 04:54PMParis Gare de l'Est
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$1131One-way
06:27PMMainz Hbf4h25 10:52PMParis Gare de l'Est
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$1131One-way

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Tue
Oct 26
$113Deutsche Bahn
$31Flixbus
$149HOP!
Wed
Oct 27
$88Deutsche Bahn with connection
$32BlaBlaCar Bus
$119HOP!
Thu
Oct 28
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$31Flixbus
$149HOP!
Fri
Oct 29
$113Deutsche Bahn
$74Flixbus
$198HOP!
Sat
Oct 30
Find prices
$31Flixbus
$149HOP!
Sun
Oct 31
$58Deutsche Bahn
$32BlaBlaCar Bus
$133HOP!
Mon
Nov 1
$59Deutsche Bahn
$98Flixbus
$149HOP!
Tue
Nov 2
$52Deutsche Bahn
$31Flixbus
$95HOP!
Wed
Nov 3
$76Deutsche Bahn with connection
$27Flixbus
$119HOP!
Fri
Nov 5
$63Deutsche Bahn
$43Flixbus
$117HOP!
Sat
Nov 6
$70Deutsche Bahn with connection
$20Flixbus
$111Lufthansa
Sun
Nov 7
$63Deutsche Bahn
$31Flixbus
$95HOP!
Mon
Nov 8
$50Deutsche Bahn
$74Flixbus
$88Lufthansa
Thu
Nov 11
$52Deutsche Bahn
$20Flixbus
$88Lufthansa
Fri
Nov 12
$64Deutsche Bahn
$32BlaBlaCar Bus
$111Lufthansa
Sun
Nov 14
$56Deutsche Bahn
$31Flixbus
$111Lufthansa

Travel Information from Mainz to Paris

distanceDistance277 miles (446 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$31 - $112
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $31 (€25) • 7 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $112 (€92) • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesLufthansa, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Take a flight, bus or train to travel 277 miles (446 km) between Mainz and 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 $31 (€25). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Lufthansa, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight, bus or train from Mainz to Paris.

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FAQs
What are the COVID-19 travel restrictions for Paris, France if I’m coming from Mainz, Germany?

Travel between Mainz, Germany and Paris, France is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Germany enter France?

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

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Paris from Mainz?

Conditions of entry into France:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Paris, France?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of France has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 10/25/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey to Paris from Mainz.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Germany from Paris, France?

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

Is my journey back to Mainz 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 Mainz 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 Mainz, 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 10/25/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Mainz from Paris closer to your date of departure here.

How do I reach Paris from Mainz?

There are 3 ways to travel to Paris from Mainz including taking a flight, bus or train.

How do I get from Mainz to Paris the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to travel to Paris from Mainz is by taking a bus with an average price of $31 (€25).

This is compared to other travel options to Paris:

A bus is $82 (€67) less than a flight for this trip with tickets for a flight from Mainz to Paris costing on average $112 (€92).

A bus is $45 (€37) less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Mainz to Paris costing on average $76 (€62).

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

The fastest way to get to Paris from Mainz is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 15 min.

Other travel options to Paris can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 7 h 40 min   on average.

In comparison, going by train can take 4 h 5 min   on average.

What is the distance between Mainz and Paris?

The distance is approximately 277 miles (446 km) from Mainz to Paris.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Mainz to Paris?

The average frequency per day from Mainz to Paris is:

  • 7 trains a day.

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

What are the departure and arrival points in Mainz and in Paris?

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

  • Buses mostly leave from Mainz, Hbf and tend to arrive in Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine).
  • Trains most often depart from Mainz at Mainz Hbf and arrive in Paris at Paris Gare de Lyon.
Who can get me from Mainz to Paris?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Mainz to Paris, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Lufthansa can get you to Paris by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Lufthansa from Mainz to Paris for $112 (€92) on Omio.
  • Flixbus can get you to Paris by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with Flixbus from Mainz to Paris for $31 (€25) on Omio.
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn to go to Paris by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Deutsche Bahn Mainz to Paris tickets on Omio for $76 (€62).
Is there a direct service from Mainz to Paris?

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

  • You can find 7 direct trains per day to Paris with.

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 route.

Where should I go next after I travel from Mainz to Paris?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Mainz to Paris often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like London, Barcelona or Amsterdam. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Mainz and Paris itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Paris and any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I book my Mainz to Paris one way ticket online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip from Mainz to Paris, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets cost $112 (€92) one way on average.
  • Bus tickets cost $31 (€25) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing $76 (€62) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Mainz to Paris online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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