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from Paris to Strasbourg

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

07:58AMParis Gare de l'Est2h00 09:58AMStrasbourg
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$721One-way
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11:20PMParis, Quai de Bercy9h30 08:50AMStrasbourg, Place de l'Etoile
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$161One-way
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06:55AMParis Gare de l'Est1h46 08:41AMStrasbourg
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$721One-way
09:10AMParis Gare de l'Est3h06 12:16PMStrasbourg
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$721One-way
09:55PMParis Gare de l'Est1h46 11:41PMStrasbourg
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$771One-way

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Jan 30
$64SNCF | TGV INOUI
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Mon
Jan 31
$58SNCF | TGV INOUI
$14Flixbus
$239Air France
Tue
Feb 1
$53SNCF | TGV INOUI
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Wed
Feb 2
$53SNCF | TGV INOUI
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Thu
Feb 3
$58SNCF | TGV INOUI
$14Flixbus
$239Air France
Fri
Feb 4
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Feb 5
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Feb 6
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Feb 7
$53SNCF | TGV INOUI
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Feb 8
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Wed
Feb 9
$24SNCF | TER
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Feb 10
$24SNCF | TER
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Fri
Feb 11
$24SNCF | TER
$22Flixbus
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Feb 12
$53SNCF | TGV INOUI
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Feb 13
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Mon
Feb 14
$53SNCF | TGV INOUI
$18Flixbus
$239Air France
Tue
Feb 15
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Wed
Feb 16
$24SNCF | TER
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Thu
Feb 17
$24SNCF | TER
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$212Lufthansa Cityline
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Feb 18
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Travel Information between Paris and Strasbourg

distanceDistance246 miles (396 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$24 - $175
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $24 (€20) • 5 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $46 (€38) • 1 h 46 min
carriersPopular travel companiesHOP! BlaBlaCar Bus or SNCF | TGV INOUI

Travel 246 miles (396 km) by flight, bus or train from Paris to Strasbourg. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 46 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $24 (€20). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are HOP! BlaBlaCar Bus or SNCF | TGV INOUI among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Paris to Strasbourg.

How to Travel from Paris to Strasbourg?

If you’re looking to travel to Strasbourg from Paris, there are a few ways you can get there. The most common and preferable way of traveling between these two French cities is by train.

Nonetheless, there are also some flight options available as well as buses for travelers on a tighter budget. You can be in Strasbourg as soon as two hours later, just by hopping on one of the various trains making this journey from Paris. This makes for a great weekend trip or quick getaway. However, by bus it at take up to around 9h 30min. Your total travel time depends on your method of transportation. You’ll find both buses and trains available every day of the week, as opposed to flights that only run on certain days.

What is the Cheapest Way To Get from Paris to Strasbourg?

The cheapest way to get from Paris to Strasbourg is by bus. These bus routes offered through Omio are direct and don’t require changing buses at any point. Depending on the day of the week, there may be more bus options from Paris to Strasbourg. BlaBlaCar Bus runs about one to four times daily.

These routes depart from the Quai de Bercy Station in Paris and arrive at the Place de l’Etoile in Strasbourg. FlixBus is the other bus company offering cheap tickets from Paris to Strasbourg. FlixBus routes leave from and arrive at the same stations as BlaBlaCar Bus, one to four times a day. Make sure to book your tickets in advance and try being flexible with your dates to find more affordable trips.

What is the Fastest Way to Travel from Paris to Strasbourg?

The fastest way to get from Paris to Strasbourg is by train. SNCF is the train company providing the routes. It has a variety of types of trains making the journey, from regional trains to high-speed ones. The fastest SNCF Paris to Strasbourg routes are with the SNCF TGV and inOui high-speed trains.

The travel time from Paris to Strasbourg with high-speed is about 1h 50min. There are at least 10 to 15 trains a day for this journey, departing from either the Gare de l’Est or Gare de Lyon in Paris. Some of the SNCF routes have changes before arriving in Strasbourg and take longer to arrive at the Strasbourg Central Station.

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Find the best tickets from Paris to Strasbourg that suit your needs, booking with Omio. Omio is a travel ticket booking platform that helps compare all methods of transport for your trip to Strasbourg. Omio lets you choose how you want to get to your final destination and offers a variety of company options. Just with one glance you can see which is the fastest or cheapest way to get from Paris to Strasbourg. Omio offers its website and customer service in the language of your choice as well as mobile tickets for specific routes and providers, making your booking process as comfortable as possible.

Strasbourg Wooden House Petit France. Source: Shutterstock

Trains from Paris to Strasbourg

Taking a train from Paris to Strasbourg is your fastest way to get there. By train you can be exploring Strasbourg in under two hours. SNCF is the provider operating the train routes between these two city. The different train types for this route are either the long-distance InterCity or Euro City trains, or the high-speed TGV or inOui trains. These two high-speed trains are the only ones that have direct trips to Strasbourg.

Most of the SNCF trips depart out of the Gare de l’Est station in Paris and arrive at Strasbourg Central Station. Although there is one daily train departing out of Gare de Lyon. The Strasbourg Central Station is not far from the city center. You can get there by either walking less than 20min or catching one of the trams departing from in front of the Station.

Train travel from Paris to Strasbourg with SNCF

SNCF is the only train provider for the trip from Paris to Strasbourg. The cheapest train tickets are happen to be the fastest routes on the direct high-speed train. SNCF trains are making the trip from Paris to Strasbourg continuously throughout the day. On every day of the week.

Buses from Paris to Strasbourg

The bus options from Paris to Strasbourg are the cheapest way of traveling. There are two companies operating the route, BlaBlaCar Bus and FlixBus. The BlaBlaCar Buses are somewhat more frequent than FlixBus, however, they both operate daily and take the same time to complete the journey. Both bus companies depart from the Quai de Bercy Station in Paris and arrive at the Place de l’Etoile in Strasbourg. The Place de l’Etoile bus station in Strasbourg is south of the city, about 20min away on foot. There are also trams right at the station that take you directly into town.

Strasbourg Petit France River Path. Source: Shutterstock

Traveling by bus from Paris to Strasbourg with BlaBlaCar Bus and FlixBus

BlaBlaCar Bus operates daily and directly from Paris to Strasbourg. Passengers aren’t required to change buses at any point. There are one to four journeys with BlaBlaCar Bus per day. The bus ride takes about 6h 25min unless it’s the night route that can take up to around 9h 30min. FlixBus also has daily trips from Paris to Strasbourg. These trips are direct and take about 5h 40min to get to Strasbourg. You’ll find around one to four FlixBus routes per day on Omio.

Flights from Paris to Strasbourg

Flights are not the most common or cheap way of getting from Paris to Strasbourg. The flights take at least 4h 25min, plus the time you should take into consideration for checking in and security checks. These flights are run by Air France and they aren’t direct. Nonetheless you’ll find over 10 options on Mondays and Thursdays. The flights with just one layover depart from Paris Charles de Gaulle International Airport and land in Strasbourg Airport. The Strasbourg Airport is out of the city limits and takes almost an hour to get downtown by public transportation.

Flying from Paris to Strasbourg with Air France

Air France only has flights on Omio from Paris to Strasbourg on Mondays and Thursdays. None of these fights are direct and they take over 4h 25min, plus an extra hour or so for check in and security waits. Flying in not the most recommended way to get from Paris to Strasbourg.

To Strasbourg by train/ bus/ flight—travel tips

Strasbourg is a French city known for its Alsatian architecture and culture. You can start your time in Strasbourg wandering the streets of the Quartier des Tanneurs (La Petit France). Here you can admire the traditional Alsatian houses and the winding maze of canals.

Make your way to the Notre Dame Cathedral of Strasbourg and take in the beautiful monument of Gothic architecture. In the heart of the historic district there are a couple squares known for being full of life and great to go window shopping. These two squares are the Place du Marche-aux-Cochons-de-Lait and the Place Kleber.

If you’re in town during the winter holidays, the Strasbourg Christmas Market is a must. Every year the streets and houses are decorated with lights and vendors open stalls selling decorations, artisanal gifts and Alsatian sweets. It’s known as one of Europe’s best Christmas markets. If you’re curious about the Alsatian culture, you can visit the Alsatian Museum to get all historical facts.

How to get from Paris to Strasbourg

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Paris to Strasbourg, 71,86% 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 Strasbourg 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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Buses from Paris to Strasbourg

Buses from Paris to Strasbourg are a popular way to travel between these two cities with plenty of departure times every day. Bus companies providing a connection to Strasbourg include Megabus, Ouibus and Isilines, all of which travel direct. The journey takes around 7 hours, although it can be as quick as 6 hours on select routes. Buses depart from Porte Maillot, starting at 7:00 a.m. with the last bus leaving at 11:30 p.m.

Trains from Paris to Strasbourg

Catching the train from Paris to Strasbourg is a fast and comfortable way to make the journey between these 2 cities. The French national rail company SNCF provides a direct, high-speed train connection, which takes only 2 hours 20 minutes to reach Strasbourg. Trains depart from Paris' Gare de l'Est, starting at 7:25 a.m. After that, there are 5 other services, with the last train departing at 12:55 p.m.

Flights from Paris to Strasbourg

Flights from Paris to Strasbourg are an efficient way to travel the 500 kilometers between these two French cities. Travelers can take daily Air France Hop! services, which take off from Paris Orly, and take 1 hour 15 minutes to reach Strasbourg Airport. There are 5 flights a day, starting at 8:20 a.m. and concluding at 8:20 p.m.

Travel Tips: Travel from Paris to Strasbourg

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FAQs

How do I go from Paris to Strasbourg?

There are 3 ways to travel from Paris to Strasbourg including taking a flight, bus or train.

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

The cheapest way to go to Strasbourg from Paris is by taking a bus, which costs on average $24 (€20).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Strasbourg:

Taking a bus is usually $151 (€124) less than taking a flight to Strasbourg, which costs on average $175 (€144) for the same trip.

A bus is $22 (€18) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Paris to Strasbourg costing on average $46 (€38).

What is the fastest way to get from Paris to Strasbourg?

The fastest way to get to Strasbourg from Paris is by train with an average travel time of 1 h 46 min.

Other travel options to Strasbourg can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a flight requires on average 4 h 45 min   of travel time.

In comparison, going by bus can take 5 h 40 min   on average.

How many miles from Paris to Strasbourg would I travel?

Strasbourg is approximately 246 miles (396 km) away from Paris.

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

The average frequency per day from Paris to Strasbourg is:

  • 12 trains per day.

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

When traveling from Paris to Strasbourg, what are the departure and arrival points in Paris and Strasbourg?

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

  • Most travelers who book a plane ticket from Paris to Strasbourg depart from Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport to Strasbourg Airport.
  • Most travelers who book a bus ticket from Paris to Strasbourg depart from Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine) to Strasbourg, Place de l'Étoile.
  • Most travelers who buy a train ticket from Paris to Strasbourg depart from Paris Gare de Lyon to Strasbourg.

Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Paris to Strasbourg?

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

  • Travel with HOP! To go to Strasbourg by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find HOP! Paris to Strasbourg tickets on Omio for $175 (€144).
  • BlaBlaCar Bus can get you to Strasbourg by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with BlaBlaCar Bus from Paris to Strasbourg for $24 (€20) on Omio.
  • SNCF | TGV INOUI can get you to Strasbourg by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with SNCF | TGV INOUI from Paris to Strasbourg for $46 (€38) on Omio.

Is there a way to travel directly from Paris to Strasbourg?

Yes, there are direct services available from Paris to Strasbourg with the following travel companies:

  • You can find around 12 direct trains per day and travel with SNCF | TER, SNCF | TGV INOUI or SNCF | ICE.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Strasbourg as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Strasbourg from Paris.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Paris to Strasbourg?

Omio customers who travel from Paris to Strasbourg often also extend their vacation to go to Lyon, Stuttgart or Frankfurt am Main. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Strasbourg and these popular destinations at a great price.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Paris to Strasbourg online to get the best deals?

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

  • A plane ticket for this trip costs on average $175 (€144) one way.
  • A bus ticket costs $24 (€20) one way on average for this journey.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $46 (€38) one way for this journey.

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