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from Paris to Karlsruhe

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

Our recommendation

To get from Paris to Karlsruhe on Sep 19 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:39AMParis Gare de l'Est2h48 09:27AMKarlsruhe Hbf
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$881One-way
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07:30PMParis7h35 03:05AMKarlsruhe, Hbf
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$621One-way
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10:46AMParis Gare de l'Est2h41 01:27PMKarlsruhe Hbf
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$1131One-way
05:43PMParis Gare de l'Est2h42 08:25PMKarlsruhe Hbf
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$1331One-way
03:19PMParis Gare de l'Est2h33 05:52PMKarlsruhe Hbf
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$1331One-way

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Sat
Sep 18
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$36BlaBlaCar Bus
Sun
Sep 19
$88SNCF | ICE
$37Flixbus
Mon
Sep 20
$78SNCF | ICE
$27Flixbus
Tue
Sep 21
$78SNCF | ICE
$31Flixbus
Wed
Sep 22
$48SNCF | TGV INOUI
$31BlaBlaCar Bus
Thu
Sep 23
$48SNCF | ICE
$31BlaBlaCar Bus
Fri
Sep 24
$73SNCF | ICE
$31Flixbus
Sat
Sep 25
$73SNCF | ICE
$27Flixbus
Sun
Sep 26
$78SNCF | ICE
$31BlaBlaCar Bus
Mon
Sep 27
$78SNCF | TGV INOUI
$30Flixbus
Tue
Sep 28
$48SNCF | ICE
$27Flixbus
Wed
Sep 29
$48SNCF | ICE
$27Flixbus
Thu
Sep 30
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$31BlaBlaCar Bus
Fri
Oct 1
$73SNCF | TGV INOUI
$27Flixbus
Sat
Oct 2
$48SNCF | ICE
$27Flixbus
Sun
Oct 3
$48SNCF | ICE
$31BlaBlaCar Bus
Mon
Oct 4
$56SNCF | ICE
$31Flixbus
Tue
Oct 5
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$31BlaBlaCar Bus
Thu
Oct 7
$56SNCF | ICE
$31BlaBlaCar Bus
Fri
Oct 8
$48SNCF | ICE
$27Flixbus

Travel Information to Karlsruhe from Paris

distanceDistance273 miles (441 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$28 - $84
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $28 (€22) • 7 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $84 (€67) • 2 h 33 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or SNCF | ICE

Travel 273 miles (441 km) by bus or train to Karlsruhe from Paris. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 33 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $28 (€22). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or SNCF | ICE among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Paris to Karlsruhe.

How to get from Paris to Karlsruhe

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Paris to Karlsruhe, 79,70% 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 Karlsruhe 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
Is cross-border travel to Karlsruhe, Germany from Paris, France currently allowed?

Travel from Paris, France to Karlsruhe, Germany is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Karlsruhe from Paris restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Karlsruhe, Germany from Paris?

  • 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 COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Karlsruhe, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 9/17/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Karlsruhe from Paris closer to your planned date of departure here.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions on returning to France from Karlsruhe, Germany?

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

Am I allowed to reenter Paris, France from Karlsruhe, 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 Karlsruhe?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required

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 9/17/21. 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 Karlsruhe here.

How do I get from Paris to Karlsruhe?

You can travel from Paris to Karlsruhe 2 different ways: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to go from Paris to Karlsruhe?

The cheapest way to go to Karlsruhe from Paris is by taking a bus, which costs on average $28 (€22).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Karlsruhe:

Taking a bus is usually $56 (€45) less than taking a train to Karlsruhe, which costs on average $84 (€67) for the same trip.

What is the fastest way from Paris to Karlsruhe?

The fastest way from Paris to Karlsruhe is by train with an average journey time of 2 h 33 min.

There are alternative travel options to Karlsruhe that can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 7 h 5 min.

What is the distance between Paris and Karlsruhe?

You should expect to travel around 273 miles (441 km) between Paris and Karlsruhe.

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

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

  • Most travelers who purchase a bus ticket from Paris to Karlsruhe depart from Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine) to Karlsruhe, Hinterm Hauptbahnhof.
  • Most travelers board their train from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Karlsruhe Hbf.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Paris to Karlsruhe?

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

  • Flixbus can get you to Karlsruhe by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with Flixbus from Paris to Karlsruhe for $28 (€22) on Omio.
  • SNCF | ICE can take you to Karlsruhe by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for SNCF | ICE from Paris to Karlsruhe for $84 (€67).
Can I find a direct route from Paris to Karlsruhe?

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

  • You'll find direct buses with Flixbus or BlaBlaCar Bus.
  • You can book a direct train with SNCF | TGV INOUI or SNCF | ICE.

Direct services to Karlsruhe 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.

Where else should I travel to after my journey between Paris and Karlsruhe ends?
Omio customers who travel from Paris to Karlsruhe often also extend their vacation to go to Berlin, Munich or Frankfurt am Main. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Karlsruhe and these popular destinations at a great price.
How early should I buy Paris to Karlsruhe tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket costs $28 (€22) one way on average for this journey.
  • A train ticket for this trip costs on average $84 (€67) one way.

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

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Paris
Karlsruhe
Gare Paris Bercy
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WC
Paris Gallieni Porte Bagnolet
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Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines 3
Paris Gare Montparnasse
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