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from Paris to Bern

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

Our recommendation

To get from Paris to Bern on Dec 4 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:30AMParis Charles de Gaulle Airport1h20 09:50AMZurich Airport
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$1731One-way
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08:30AMParis Charles de Gaulle Airport1h20 09:50AMZurich Airport
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$1731One-way
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09:55AMParis Charles de Gaulle Airport1h15 11:10AMZurich Airport
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$1791One-way
04:25PMParis Charles de Gaulle Airport1h15 05:40PMZurich Airport
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$1731One-way
08:10PMParis Charles de Gaulle Airport1h20 09:30PMZurich Airport
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$1791One-way

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Fri
Dec 3
$225Deutsche Bahn
$60Flixbus
$161Lufthansa Cityline
Sat
Dec 4
$225Deutsche Bahn with connection
$29Flixbus
$100HOP!
Sun
Dec 5
$225Deutsche Bahn
$51Flixbus
$100HOP!
Mon
Dec 6
$225Deutsche Bahn with connection
$34Flixbus
$119HOP!
Tue
Dec 7
$225Deutsche Bahn
$49Flixbus
$100HOP!
Wed
Dec 8
$225Deutsche Bahn with connection
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$100HOP!
Thu
Dec 9
$225Deutsche Bahn
$44Flixbus
$100HOP!
Fri
Dec 10
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$92HOP!
Sat
Dec 11
$225Deutsche Bahn with connection
$30Flixbus
$92HOP!
Sun
Dec 12
$225Deutsche Bahn
$43Flixbus
$92HOP!
Mon
Dec 13
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$34Flixbus
$80Swiss
Tue
Dec 14
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$37Flixbus
$80tab
Wed
Dec 15
$89SNCF | TGV Lyria
$48Flixbus
$68Air France
Thu
Dec 16
$225Deutsche Bahn
$36Flixbus
$96Swiss
Fri
Dec 17
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$60Flixbus
$80Swiss
Sat
Dec 18
$225Deutsche Bahn with connection
$48Flixbus
$108Lufthansa
Sun
Dec 19
$225Deutsche Bahn
$60Flixbus
$107Lufthansa
Mon
Dec 20
$225Deutsche Bahn
$43Flixbus
$96Swiss
Tue
Dec 21
$225Deutsche Bahn
$43Flixbus
$81tab
Wed
Dec 22
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$60Flixbus
$80Edelweiss Air
Thu
Dec 23
$225Deutsche Bahn
$85Flixbus
$81Swiss

Travel Information between Paris and Bern

distanceDistance270 miles (435 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$34 - $225
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $34 (€28) • 9 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $102 (€85) • 1 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesHOP! Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Take a flight, bus or train to travel 270 miles (435 km) between Paris and Bern. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 5 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $34 (€28). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are HOP! Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight, bus or train from Paris to Bern.

How to get from Paris to Bern

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Paris to Bern, 100,00% of our customers choose the train as their preferred mode of transportation. By traveling by train on this route, you can enjoy the comfort of spacious seats, spectacular views—and in some cases free Wi-Fi—in both second and first class. Our customers have decided that the train is the best way to get from Paris to Bern and have chosen to enjoy this fast, safe and efficient way to arrive at their destination. Taking the train also avoids long lines or potential expenses for transfers to/from the station—especially since most main railway stations are located in the city center. Train companies in Europe vary from country to country, but most of them offer high-speed train routes, therefore when you add up at the end-to-end journey time, the train is often also the fastest way to get to your destination.

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FAQs
Does Switzerland have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people traveling from Paris to Bern?

Travel between Paris, France and Bern, Switzerland is: Partially open.

Can travelers from France enter Switzerland?

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

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

Conditions of entry into Switzerland:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

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

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

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

This information was last checked on 11/29/21. 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 between Paris and Bern.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Paris, France from Bern, Switzerland?

Return travel to Paris, France from Switzerland is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering France from Switzerland?

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

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into France from Switzerland?

Requirements for reentering 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
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be placed under state quarantine

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in France?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in France to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

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

The above information about your return travel to Paris, France was last verified on 12/3/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Paris from Bern.

How do I travel from Paris to Bern?

You can travel from Paris to Bern 3 different ways: flight, bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel to Bern from Paris?

The cheapest way to go to Bern from Paris is by taking a bus, which costs on average $34 (€28).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Bern:

Taking a bus is usually $69 (€57) less than taking a flight to Bern, which costs on average $102 (€85) for the same trip.

A bus is generally $191 (€159) less than a train for the same journey. Taking a train costs on average $225 (€187) from Paris to Bern.

What is the fastest way from Paris to Bern?

The quickest way to travel between Paris and Bern is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 5 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 9 h 40 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 4 h 34 min   of travel time.

What is the distance from Paris to Bern?

The Paris to Bern distance is around 270 miles (435 km).

When traveling between Paris and Bern, where do I depart from Paris and where do I arrive in Bern?

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

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

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

  • HOP! Can get you to Bern by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with HOP! From Paris to Bern for $102 (€85) on Omio.
  • Flixbus can get you to Bern by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with Flixbus from Paris to Bern for $34 (€28) on Omio.
  • Deutsche Bahn can take you to Bern by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Deutsche Bahn from Paris to Bern for $225 (€187).
Can I find a direct route between Paris and Bern?

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

  • You can travel directly by plane with HOP! Air France, Swiss or tab.
  • You can take a direct bus with.
  • You can take a direct train with.

Direct services to Bern 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 trip.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Paris to Bern?
Looking to extend your trip from Paris to Bern? Many Omio customers who go from Paris to Bern usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Zurich, Geneva or Milan. If you're looking to explore Zurich, Geneva or Milan from Bern, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How far in advance should I purchase my Paris to Bern one way ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • A plane ticket is costing on average $102 (€85) one way for this route.
  • A bus ticket for this journey costs on average $34 (€28) one way.
  • A train ticket for this route is costing $225 (€187) one way on average.

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