Frankfurt am Main to Paris train

Cheap train tickets from Frankfurt am Main to Paris

Showing times and prices for 15 Aug

Cheapest

£90

Average

£139

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.

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14:06Frankfurt (Main) Hbf3h59 18:05Paris Gare de l'Est
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£901One-way
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05:50Frankfurt (Main) Hbf4h15 10:05Paris Gare de l'Est
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£901One-way
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02:45Frankfurt (Main) Hbf7h06 09:51Paris Gare de l'Est
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£991One-way
02:25Frankfurt (Main) Hbf7h26 09:51Paris Gare de l'Est
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£1061One-way
18:56Frankfurt (Main) Hbf4h06 23:02Paris Gare de l'Est
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£1171One-way

Train schedule Frankfurt am Main to Paris

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, 15 August
02:25Frankfurt (Main) Hbf7h26 09:51Paris Gare de l'Est
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02:45Frankfurt (Main) Hbf7h06 09:51Paris Gare de l'Est
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05:50Frankfurt (Main) Hbf4h15 10:05Paris Gare de l'Est
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08:56Frankfurt (Main) Hbf3h56 12:52Paris Gare de l'Est
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14:06Frankfurt (Main) Hbf3h59 18:05Paris Gare de l'Est
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16:56Frankfurt (Main) Hbf3h45 20:41Paris Gare de l'Est
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16:56Frankfurt (Main) Hbf3h45 20:41Paris Gare de l'Est
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18:06Frankfurt (Main) Hbf4h05 22:11Paris Gare de l'Est
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18:56Frankfurt (Main) Hbf4h06 23:02Paris Gare de l'Est
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18:56Frankfurt (Main) Hbf4h06 23:02Paris Gare de l'Est
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Fastest train times from Frankfurt am Main to Paris

Showing times and prices for 15 Aug

Fastest Journey

3 h 45 m

Average

4 h 38 m

Trains per day

10

Distance

479 km

Of the 10 trains that leave Frankfurt am Main for Paris every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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16:56Frankfurt (Main) Hbf3h45 20:41Paris Gare de l'Est
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£1501One-way
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16:56Frankfurt (Main) Hbf3h45 20:41Paris Gare de l'Est
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£1971One-way
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08:56Frankfurt (Main) Hbf3h56 12:52Paris Gare de l'Est
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£1971One-way
14:06Frankfurt (Main) Hbf3h59 18:05Paris Gare de l'Est
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£901One-way
18:06Frankfurt (Main) Hbf4h05 22:11Paris Gare de l'Est
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£1481One-way

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Overview: Train from Frankfurt am Main to Paris

distanceDistance296 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 55 min
priceAverage train ticket price£90 (€102)
frequencyTrain frequency5 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 5 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV, TGV, Deutsche Bahn with connection or SNCF | ICE

Trains from Frankfurt am Main to Paris cover the 296 miles long journey taking on average 3 h 55 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV, TGV, Deutsche Bahn with connection or SNCF | ICE. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £90, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £71. Travellers depart most frequently from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.

Train providers: TGV and Deutsche Bahn trains Frankfurt am Main to Paris

Buy your official TGV and Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Frankfurt am Main to Paris from £71 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient trip.

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Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main operator of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Frankfurt am Main to Paris train.

Train information from Frankfurt am Main to Paris with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 52 min
  • Average Price: £71
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 5 a day

Are you making plans to travel to Paris from Frankfurt am Main? Why not take a train with TGV? Omio can show you current TGV train times, tickets, travel information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard) and prices so you can find the best deals on Frankfurt am Main to Paris trains all in one place. On the TGV train, you can expect to travel 296 miles (478 km) to Paris from Frankfurt am Main. If you use the Omio app to search for trains between Frankfurt am Main and Paris, you can quickly see if the TGV ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you have found your perfect one-way TGV train to Paris from Frankfurt am Main, book your cheap train tickets online on Omio or in the Omio app quickly and easily so you can spend the rest of your time enjoying your upcoming trip!

    Trains from Frankfurt to Paris: Journey Details

    Trains from Frankfurt to Paris generally depart from Frankfurt Main HB station. Direct services are available to Paris Est. Trains to Paris Nord are indirect, and generally involve a change at Cologne or Brussels. Train services start operating at approximately 6 a.m, and the last train departs at approximately 11:15 p.m. There is usually at least one departure per hour. There are five high-speed train services per day - the trip aboard an ICE train takes around 4 hours. Train operators include SNCF, and Deutsche Bahn.

    Taking the Train from Frankfurt

    The station to catch trains from Frankfurt to Paris is Frankfurt HBF. It is possible to reach Frankfurt HBF by bus, taxi, underground or tram. Taxi ranks are situated in front of the main entrance, and also at the Mannheimer Strasse exit. Lines U4 and U5 of the U-Bahn provide services to Frankfurt HBF station. Bus numbers 32, 33, 35, 37 and 46 stop at the bus station, which is situated in the square in front of the train station. Trams 11, 16, 17, 20, and 21 also stop outside of the main entrance. Frankfurt HBF is in the western part of the city. It is 11 minutes via train from Frankfurt Airport.

    Getting into Paris by Train

    Paris is a stunning city that boasts a rich cultural and historic heritage, quaint cafes, iconic buildings, and fashion boutiques. Amongst the city's top attractions is The Louvre, the Eiffel Tower, L'Arc de Triomphe and Notre Dame Cathedral. Passengers on trains from Frankfurt to Paris will arrive at either Paris Nord or Paris Est train station. The stations are within 10 minutes walking distance of each other, and are conveniently located in the centre of Paris. Both stations are well served by public transport, including the Metro, and buses. There are also convenient taxi ranks and airport shuttle buses outside of the stations. For night travel, Noctilien provide an extensive network of night buses.

    Travel Tips: Trains from Frankfurt am Main to Paris

    Travel by train 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 Frankfurt am Main to Paris.
    FAQs

    Travel between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Paris, France by train is: Fully open.

    What is the status of international entry into France from Germany?

    International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

    Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in France from Frankfurt am Main?

    Conditions of entry:

    • There are no current restrictions

    What are the safety rules to follow in Paris, France?

    When travelling in France, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

    • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
    • Face mask requirement: Recommended

    The information above was last checked on 08/08/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Paris from Frankfurt am Main before travelling.

    The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Paris to Frankfurt am Main is: Fully open

    Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Germany from France?

    Reentry to Germany is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Paris?

    What are the entry requirements?

    • There are no current restrictions

    What are the safety rules to follow in Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

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

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

    Last verified on 08/08/2022. 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 train here.

    Omio customers have found the cheapest trains to Paris from Frankfurt am Main to cost as little as £71  in the next 7 days.
    If you’re looking to book tickets for this trip in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Frankfurt am Main to Paris train prices are on average £90  one way.
    The Frankfurt am Main to Paris train distance is approximately 296 miles.
    On average the train from Frankfurt am Main to Paris duration is 3 h 55 min  for the 296 miles long route, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

    When taking a train from Frankfurt am Main, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf, Frankfurt Main Ost and Frankfurt am Main - Stadion. When you arrive in Paris, your train can arrive in train stations including Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est.

    Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf   to Paris Gare de Lyon.

    Passengers board their train most frequently from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf and travel around 9.3 miles (15 km) from the city centre to this train station.

    Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Paris Gare de Lyon and need to travel approximately 1.9 miles (3.1 km) from the train station to the city centre in Paris.

    For the journey from Frankfurt am Main to Paris you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV, TGV, Deutsche Bahn with connection or SNCF | ICE. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services from Frankfurt am Main to Paris on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    Yes, there are 5 direct trains per day from Frankfurt am Main to Paris with Deutsche Bahn, SNCF | TGV INOUI or SNCF | ICE, and you won’t need to change in between. Direct train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when travelling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you purchase your train ticket.
    On average, there are 5 trains a day from Frankfurt am Main to Paris. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    The earliest train for this trip departs from Frankfurt am Main at 08: 37. The last train leaves from Frankfurt am Main at 21: 12. Check Omio for the latest train times from Frankfurt am Main to Paris and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
    If you buy a train ticket between Frankfurt am Main and Paris within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £90 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Frankfurt am Main and Paris are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Frankfurt am Main
    Paris
    Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf is the most popular Frankfurt am Main 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 Frankfurt am Main for your journey to Paris.
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    At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
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