How to travel from Paris to Caen

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Travel Information from Paris to Caen

distanceDistance124 miles (200 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or bus
priceTicket price range$24 - $10
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $10 (€9) • 2 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $24 (€21) • 1 h 54 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus or SNCF TER

Take a train or bus to travel 124 miles (200 km) from Paris to Caen. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are BlaBlaCar Bus or SNCF TER among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, ferry, flight or train from Paris to Caen.

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from Paris to Caen

How to get from Paris to Caen by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation
bus

The best way to travel from Paris to Caen is by taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

FlixBus
11:20AM2h40
Paris, La Défense (Terminal Jules Verne)
02:00PMCaen, Place Courtonne
$131One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
FlixBus
11:20AM2h40
Paris, La Défense (Terminal Jules Verne)
02:00PMCaen, Place Courtonne
$131One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
SNCF | TER
10:59AM1h54
Paris Gare Saint-Lazare
12:53PMGare de Caen
$581One-way
0 transfers
Other options
SNCF | TER
09:59AM2h04
Paris Gare Saint-Lazare
12:03PMGare de Caen
$581One-way
0 transfers
SNCF | TER
08:29AM2h07
Paris Gare Saint-Lazare
10:36AMGare de Caen
$581One-way
0 transfers
SNCF | TER
12:59PM1h54
Paris Gare Saint-Lazare
02:53PMGare de Caen
$581One-way
0 transfers
FlixBus
10:30AM3h30
Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
02:00PMCaen, Place Courtonne
$171One-way
0 transfers
FlixBus
01:20PM2h40
Paris, La Défense (Terminal Jules Verne)
04:00PMCaen, Place Courtonne
$131One-way
0 transfers
FlixBus
12:50PM2h55
Paris
03:45PMCaen, Place Courtonne
$171One-way
0 transfers

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How to get from Paris to Caen

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Paris to Caen, 64,64% 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 Caen 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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All travel companies: Bus from Paris to Caen

You can travel by travel from Paris to Caen with FlixBus and BlaBlaCar Bus. When you search Omio for times and tickets, we’ll show you the best deals available.

BlaBlaCar Bus (formerly known as Ouibus or iDBUS) is a popular French travel company from France operating long-distance services in 10 countries in Europe and connecting over 300 destinations. It is a subsidiary of the French carpooling service, BlaBlaCar. Standard amenities on BlaBlaCar Bus include toilets, air conditioning, USB and power outlets for charging phones, tablets and laptops during long travel journeys, extra legroom and adjustable seats. There is also free Wi-Fi available on select routes. The only ticket type from BlaBlaCar Bus is the Standard ticket, which allows each traveler to bring one carry-on bag and up to two checked bags.

    FAQs: Travel from Paris to Caen

    FAQs: Travel to Caen easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Paris to Caen.
    FAQs

    There are 2 ways to get from Paris to Caen: train or bus.

    The cheapest way to travel between Paris and Caen is a bus with an average price of $10 (€9).

    This is compared to other travel options from Paris to Caen:

    A bus is () less than a ferry with an average ticket price of () from Paris to Caen.

    Taking a bus costs () less than taking a flight, which costs on average () for the same trip.

    Taking a bus costs $14 (€12) less than taking a train, which average ticket prices of $24 (€21).

    The quickest way to travel between Paris and Caen is by train, which takes on average 1 h 54 min   compared to other travel options that take longer:

    Bus takes on average 2 h 40 min.

    The distance is approximately 124 miles (200 km) from Paris to Caen.

    The average frequency per day from Paris to Caen is:

    • 2 buses a day.
    • 16 trains a day.

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

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

    • Buses mostly depart from Paris, Porte Maillot and arrive in Caen, Pl. De la Gare.
    • Flights from Paris to Caen most often leave from Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport and arrive in Caen-Carpiquet Airport.
    • Trains mostly depart from Paris Gare du Nord and arrive in Gare de Caen.

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

    • You can take a bus from Paris to Caen with BlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus, BlaBlaCar or SNCF | Autocar. Cheap tickets can be found for $10 (€9) with FlixBus from Paris to Caen.
    • You can travel to Caen from Paris by train with SNCF TER or SNCF (3). You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $24 (€21) with SNCF TER from Paris to Caen.

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

    • You can find 2 direct buses per day to take to Caen with BlaBlaCar Bus or FlixBus.
    • You can check for a direct train to Caen with SNCF TER or SNCF (3) with 13 direct trains per day.

    Direct services to Caen 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.

    Omio customers who travel from Paris to Caen often also extend their vacation to go to Lyon, Marseille, Toulouse or Le Mont St Michel. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Caen and these popular destinations at a great price.
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