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from Paris to Gießen

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

Our recommendation

To get from Paris to Gießen on Jan 30 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

03:20PMParis Gare de l'Est4h43 08:03PMGiessen
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$1201One-way
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03:20PMParis Gare de l'Est4h43 08:03PMGiessen
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01:10PMParis Gare de l'Est4h53 06:03PMGiessen
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09:06AMParis Gare de l'Est4h57 02:03PMGiessen
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01:55PMParis Gare de l'Est5h07 07:02PMGiessen
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Travel Information between Paris and Gießen

distanceDistance304 miles (491 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$56 - $116
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $56 (€47) • 4 h 53 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $116 (€96) • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesHOP! Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Take a flight, bus or train to travel 304 miles (491 km) between Paris and Gießen. 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 train is the best option with prices starting as low as $56 (€47). 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 Gießen.

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FAQs

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

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

Can travelers from France enter Germany?

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 Gießen from Paris?

Conditions of entry into Germany:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

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

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

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

This information was last checked on 1/28/22. 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 Gießen from Paris.

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

The current restriction level for returning to Paris, France from Germany is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Paris, France from Gießen, Germany?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Paris from Gießen?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 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 tested. A positive test will result in mandatory quarantine

Which rules do I need to follow in Paris, France regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to France must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 1/28/22. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Paris from Gießen here.

How do I reach Gießen from Paris?

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

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

The cheapest way to travel from Paris to Gießen is by taking a train with an average price of $56 (€47).

This is compared to other travel options to Gießen:

Taking a train is usually $60 (€50) less than taking a flight to Gießen, which costs on average $116 (€96) for the same trip.

Taking a train is usually $6 (€5) less than taking a bus to Gießen, which costs on average $63 (€52) for the same trip.

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

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

Other travel options to Gießen can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 13 h 10 min   on average.

In comparison, going by train can take 4 h 53 min   on average.

What is the distance between Paris and Gießen?

The distance is approximately 304 miles (491 km) from Paris to Gießen.

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

The average frequency per day from Paris to Gießen is:

  • 5 trains a day.

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

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

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

  • Buses from Paris to Gießen most often leave from Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine) and arrive in Gießen, Liebigstraße (Mathematikum).
  • Trains mostly depart from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Gießen.

Who can get me from Paris to Gießen?

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

  • You can go to Gießen from Paris by plane with HOP! You'll see cheap plane tickets for $116 (€96) with HOP! From Paris to Gießen on Omio.
  • You can travel to Gießen from Paris by bus with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $63 (€52) with Flixbus from Paris to Gießen.
  • You can travel to Gießen from Paris by train with Deutsche Bahn. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $56 (€47) with Deutsche Bahn from Paris to Gießen.

Can I find a direct route to Gießen from Paris?

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

  • You can check for a direct train to Gießen with with 5 direct trains per day.

Direct services to Gießen 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.

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Paris to Gießen?

Looking to extend your trip from Paris to Gießen? Many Omio customers who go from Paris to Gießen usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Frankfurt am Main or Hamburg. If you're looking to explore Berlin, Frankfurt am Main or Hamburg from Gießen, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

How early should I buy Paris to Gießen tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • A plane ticket for this trip is costing $116 (€96) one way on average.
  • A bus ticket for this route is costing $63 (€52) one way on average.
  • A train ticket costs $56 (€47) one way on average for this journey.

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

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