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from Paris to Caen

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

Our recommendation

To get from Paris to Caen on Dec 9 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:30AMParis Gare Saint-Lazare2h13 08:43AMGare de Caen
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$311One-way
Cheapest
12:55PMParis3h50 04:45PMCaen, Gare routière
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$141One-way
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08:59AMParis Gare Saint-Lazare2h00 10:59AMGare de Caen
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$451One-way
08:29AMParis Gare Saint-Lazare2h13 10:42AMGare de Caen
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$451One-way
11:59AMParis Gare Saint-Lazare1h59 01:58PMGare de Caen
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$351One-way

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Thu
Dec 9
$28SNCF | TER
$6Flixbus
Fri
Dec 10
$25SNCF | TER
$6BlaBlaCar Bus
Sat
Dec 11
$23SNCF | TER
$6Flixbus
Sun
Dec 12
$18SNCF | TER
$6Flixbus
Mon
Dec 13
$18SNCF | TER
$6Flixbus
Tue
Dec 14
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$6Flixbus
Wed
Dec 15
$18SNCF | TER
$6BlaBlaCar Bus
Thu
Dec 16
$18SNCF | TER
$8BlaBlaCar Bus
Fri
Dec 17
$18SNCF | TER
$13Flixbus
Sat
Dec 18
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$30BlaBlaCar Bus
Sun
Dec 19
$18SNCF | TER
$18BlaBlaCar Bus
Mon
Dec 20
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$13Flixbus
Tue
Dec 21
$25SNCF | TER
$13BlaBlaCar Bus
Wed
Dec 22
$18SNCF | TER
$13Flixbus
Thu
Dec 23
$20SNCF | TER
$30Flixbus
Fri
Dec 24
$28SNCF | TER
$13Flixbus
Sat
Dec 25
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$30BlaBlaCar Bus
Sun
Dec 26
$13SNCF | TER
$13BlaBlaCar Bus
Mon
Dec 27
$18SNCF | TER
$13BlaBlaCar Bus
Tue
Dec 28
$18SNCF | TER
$14Flixbus

Travel Information from Paris to Caen

distanceDistance124 miles (200 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$6 - $18
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $6 (€5) • 2 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $18 (€15) • 1 h 59 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus or SNCF | TER

Take a bus or train to travel 124 miles (200 km) to Caen from Paris. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 59 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $6 (€5). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are BlaBlaCar Bus or SNCF | TER among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Paris to Caen.

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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FAQs

What are the ways to get from Paris to Caen?

There are 2 ways that you can travel to Caen from Paris. You can take a bus or train.

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

The cheapest way to get from Paris to Caen is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $6 (€5) compared to other travel options to Caen:

Taking a bus is usually $12 (€10) less than taking a train to Caen, which costs on average $18 (€15) for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to travel to Caen from Paris?

The fastest way to get to Caen from Paris is by train with an average travel time of 1 h 59 min.

Other travel options to Caen can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 2 h 40 min   on average.

What is the distance from Paris to Caen?

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

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

The average frequency per day from Paris to Caen is:

  • 10 trains per day.

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

Where do I depart from Paris? Where do I arrive in Caen?

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

  • Most travelers who buy a bus ticket from Paris to Caen depart from Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine) to Caen, Place Courtonne.
  • Most travelers take a train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Gare de Caen.

Who can get me from Paris to Caen?

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

  • You can travel between Paris and Caen by bus with BlaBlaCar Bus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $6 (€5) with BlaBlaCar Bus from Paris to Caen.
  • You can go to Caen from Paris by train with SNCF | TER. You'll see cheap train tickets for $18 (€15) with SNCF | TER from Paris to Caen on Omio.

Is there a direct service to Caen from Paris?

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

  • You can find 10 direct trains per day to take to Caen with SNCF | TER.

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 journey.

Where else should I travel to after my journey to Caen from Paris ends?

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

How early should I purchase tickets from Paris to Caen online for the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket for this route costs on average $6 (€5) one way.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $18 (€15) one way for this journey.

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