Basel to Paris train

Sun, 26 May
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Cheap train tickets from Basel to Paris

Showing times and prices for 26 May

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Basel to Paris is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
SNCF | TGV INOUI
10:444h30
Basel St. Johann
15:14Paris Gare de Lyon
£1111One-way
1 change
SNCF | TGV INOUI
10:394h35
Basel SBB
15:14Paris Gare de Lyon
£1121One-way
1 change
SNCF | TGV Lyria
14:343h04
Basel SBB
17:38Paris Gare de Lyon
£1131One-way
0 changes
SNCF | TGV Lyria
12:343h04
Basel SBB
15:38Paris Gare de Lyon
£1131One-way
0 changes
SNCF | TGV Lyria
11:453h53
Basel St. Johann
15:38Paris Gare de Lyon
£1151One-way
1 change

Train timetableBasel to Paris

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 26 May
SNCF | TGV INOUI
06:213h56
Basel SBB
10:17Paris Gare de l'Est
1 change
SNCF | ICE
07:213h17
Basel SBB
10:38Paris Gare de l'Est
1 change
SNCF | TGV Lyria
08:153h23
Basel St. Johann
11:38Paris Gare de Lyon
1 change
SNCF | TGV Lyria
08:343h04
Basel SBB
11:38Paris Gare de Lyon
0 changes
SNCF | TGV INOUI
08:443h49
Basel St. Johann
12:33Paris Gare de l'Est
2 changes
SNCF | TGV INOUI
09:213h12
Basel SBB
12:33Paris Gare de l'Est
1 change
SNCF | TGV Lyria
09:453h53
Basel St. Johann
13:38Paris Gare de Lyon
1 change
SNCF | TGV Lyria
10:343h04
Basel SBB
13:38Paris Gare de Lyon
0 changes
SNCF | ICE
10:394h13
Basel SBB
14:52Paris Gare de l'Est
2 changes
SNCF | TGV INOUI
10:394h35
Basel SBB
15:14Paris Gare de Lyon
1 change
SNCF | TGV INOUI
10:444h30
Basel St. Johann
15:14Paris Gare de Lyon
1 change
SNCF | ICE
10:444h08
Basel St. Johann
14:52Paris Gare de l'Est
2 changes
SNCF | TGV Lyria
11:453h53
Basel St. Johann
15:38Paris Gare de Lyon
1 change
SNCF | TGV Lyria
12:343h04
Basel SBB
15:38Paris Gare de Lyon
0 changes
SNCF | TGV Lyria
13:453h53
Basel St. Johann
17:38Paris Gare de Lyon
1 change
SNCF | TGV Lyria
14:343h04
Basel SBB
17:38Paris Gare de Lyon
0 changes
SNCF | TGV INOUI
14:394h03
Basel SBB
18:42Paris Gare de Lyon
1 change
SNCF | TGV INOUI
14:443h58
Basel St. Johann
18:42Paris Gare de Lyon
1 change
SNCF | TGV Lyria
15:453h53
Basel St. Johann
19:38Paris Gare de Lyon
1 change
SNCF | TGV Lyria
16:343h04
Basel SBB
19:38Paris Gare de Lyon
0 changes
SNCF | TGV INOUI
16:394h03
Basel SBB
20:42Paris Gare de Lyon
1 change
SNCF | TGV Lyria
19:123h30
Basel St. Johann
22:42Paris Gare de Lyon
1 change
SNCF | TGV Lyria
19:343h08
Basel SBB
22:42Paris Gare de Lyon
0 changes

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Train times from Basel to Paris

Showing times and prices for 26 May

Fastest Journey

3 h 4 m

Average

3 h 40 m

Trains per day

23

Distance

413 km

Of the 23 trains that leave Basel for Paris every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
SNCF | TGV Lyria
14:343h04
Basel SBB
17:38Paris Gare de Lyon
£1131One-way
0 changes
Fastest
SNCF | TGV Lyria
12:343h04
Basel SBB
15:38Paris Gare de Lyon
£1131One-way
0 changes
Fastest
SNCF | TGV Lyria
16:343h04
Basel SBB
19:38Paris Gare de Lyon
£1921One-way
0 changes
Fastest
SNCF | TGV Lyria
08:343h04
Basel SBB
11:38Paris Gare de Lyon
£1251One-way
0 changes
Fastest
SNCF | TGV Lyria
10:343h04
Basel SBB
13:38Paris Gare de Lyon
£1961One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Basel to Paris

distanceDistance255 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 4 min
priceAverage train ticket price£101 (€113)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesSNCF | TGV Lyria, TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV, SNCF ICE, SNCF TER, TGV or Deutsche Bahn

Trains from Basel to Paris cover the 255 miles long route taking on average 3 h 4 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TGV Lyria, TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV, SNCF ICE, SNCF TER, TGV or Deutsche Bahn. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £44, but the average price of train tickets is £101. Travellers depart most frequently from Basel SBB and arrive in Paris Gare du Nord.

Train providers: SNCF | TGV Lyria, TGV INOUI and SNCF | TGV trains Basel to Paris

You can travel by train to Paris from Basel with SNCF | TGV Lyria, TGV INOUI and SNCF | TGV for as low as £48. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

TGV Lyria is a high-speed train service that operates between France and Switzerland. It is operated by SNCF in France and SBB in Switzerland. The TGV Lyria offers two types of trains: the TGV Duplex and the TGV POS. The TGV Duplex is a double-decker train with a capacity of up to 574 passengers, while the TGV POS is a single-level train with a capacity of up to 468 passengers. Both trains offer comfortable seating, air-conditioning, power sockets, and free Wi-Fi. The TGV Lyria offers a variety of ticket types, including Standard, Comfort, and Business. Standard tickets are the most economical, while Comfort and Business tickets offer additional benefits such as priority boarding and access to the TGV Lyria Lounge. Onboard facilities include a bar, restaurant, and a selection of newspapers and magazines. Passengers can also enjoy a selection of hot and cold meals, snacks, and drinks. The most popular routes for TGV Lyria are Paris to Geneva, Paris to Lausanne, and Paris to Basel. These routes offer travelers a convenient and comfortable way to travel between France and Switzerland.

Train information from Basel to Paris with SNCF | TGV Lyria:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 4 min
  • Cheapest Price: £63

FAQs: Basel to Paris train

FAQs: Travel by train from Basel to Paris easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Basel to Paris.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Basel to Paris can start from as little as £44 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Basel to Paris is £101; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Basel to Paris train time is 3 h 4 min   covering the 255 mile long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Basel to Paris leaves at 05: 12. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Basel to Paris leaves at 18: 34.
Yes, you can take a high-speed train from Basel to Paris with SNCF | TGV Lyria, TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV, SNCF ICE or TGV. Overall you can travel with the following companies: SNCF | TGV Lyria, TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV, SNCF ICE, SNCF TER, TGV or Deutsche Bahn.
For the journey from Basel to Paris you can take a train with SNCF | TGV Lyria, TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV, SNCF ICE, SNCF TER, TGV or Deutsche Bahn. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to Paris from Basel on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 18: 34.

When departing from Basel, you have various train station options to start your route from including Basel SBB, Basel Bad Bhf and Basel St. Johann. When arriving in Paris, you can end your trip in train stations like Paris Gare du Nord, Paris Gare de Lyon and Paris Gare Montparnasse.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Basel SBB, which is located around 1.3 miles (2.1 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Paris Gare du Nord, located 2.8 miles (4.5 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Paris from Basel is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 4 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Basel to Paris by train is October.
You have options as you can travel between Basel and Paris 3 different ways: coach, train or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Basel and Paris

Basel
Paris
Basel SBB is the most popular Basel railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Basel for your journey to Paris.
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Basel St. JohannParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
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Basel Peter-Merian
Basel MarkthalleAccessibility
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Basel IWBAccessibility
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Basel Mülhauserstrasse
Basel SolothurnerstrasseAccessibility
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Basel St. Jakob
Basel St. Johanns-Tor
Basel Grosspeterstrasse
Basel Barfüsserplatz
Basel, Zoo
Basel MParcAccessibility
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Basel, Bhfeingang Gundeldingen

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