The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Frankfurt am Main to Paris will cost around £ 33 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 31.
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7 h 40 m
8 h 7 m
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Of the 2 buses that leave Frankfurt am Main for Paris every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct buses cover the 479 km distance in an average of 8 h 7 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 7 h 40 m .
The slowest buses will take 8 h 35 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||296 miles (478 km)|
|Average coach duration||7 h 20 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£26 (€30)|
|Coach companies||Flixbus, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Germany, Eurolines Switzerland, Eurolines France, BlaBlaCar Bus, Union Ivkoni International or Infobus|
Coaches from Frankfurt am Main to Paris cover the 296 miles (478 km) long route taking on average 7 h 20 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Germany, Eurolines Switzerland, Eurolines France, BlaBlaCar Bus, Union Ivkoni International or Infobus. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this journey for as low as £19, but the average price of coach tickets is £26. Travellers depart most frequently from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf and arrive in Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine).
You can travel by coach from Frankfurt am Main to Paris with FlixBus for as low as £19. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.
FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost coach providers in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travellers in both continents the option to take a long-distance coach at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight coaches on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long coach journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.
Please follow the recommendations outlined by FlixBus when booking your coach tickets from Frankfurt am Main to Paris due to the coronavirus:
There are several buses from Frankfurt Am Main to Paris each day. Those providing a direct service include Flixbus, Infobus, and Eurolines, while the overnight service run by Megabus.com has one change en route at Cologne. Direct buses take between 7 and 9 hours to reach Paris while Megabus takes just over 10 hours to complete the trip. Flixbus runs three buses each day; one early morning, one late morning and one late evening. The early service is fastest and the daytime service is slowest. Infobus has two buses per day while other companies have one daily service.
Buses from Frankfurt Am Main to Paris depart from the city's Hauptbahnhof or main station in Mannheimer Strasse. The station is noted for its fine architecture and it is located close to the city centre. S-Bahn and U-Bahn trains and trams stop at the station, but travellers should bear in mind that delays are common, particularly during rush hour periods. Buses also drop passengers close to the station and taxis are readily available if somewhat expensive. Tickets for all public transport can not be purchased in advance so time to pay should be included when planning a journey.
Paris is noted for magnificent landmarks like the Eiffel Tower and l'Arc de Triomphe. Visitors can shop in the stylish stores of the Champs-Elysees, browse quaint bookstores in the Marais or explore famous museums like the Louvre. Those taking Flixbus or Infobus buses from Frankfurt Am Main to Paris will arrive at Porte Maillot Coach Park close to the Palais des Congres while Eurolines and Megabus passengers arrive at Bagnolet near the Perepherique ring road. Porte Maillot is served by Metro Line 1 so travellers can easily access more central areas. Passengers arriving at Bagnolet coach stop can take the Metro from the nearby Gallieni station.
Travel between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Paris, France by coach is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of entry:
When travelling in France, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 25/01/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach from Frankfurt am Main to Paris before travelling.
The current restriction level for your return trip by coach from Paris to Frankfurt am Main is: Partially open
Reentry to Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
What are the entry requirements?
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last verified on 25/01/2022. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Paris to Frankfurt am Main coach here.
There are a few coach stations in Frankfurt am Main to start your journey from including Frankfurt am Main, Hbf, Frankfurt am Main, Pforzheimer Straße (Hauptbahnhof Südseite) and Frankfurt am Main, Flughafen Terminal 1. In Paris you have a few coach station options to choose from for your arrival including Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine), Paris, Place du Pantheon (Bibliothèque Sainte-Geneviève) and Paris, La Défense.
Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf and arrive in Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine).
Passengers board their coach most frequently from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf and travel around 6.7 miles (10.8 km) from the city centre to this coach station.
Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine) and need to travel approximately 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from the coach station to the city centre in Paris.
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