Cheap train tickets from Karlsruhe to Paris

Showing times and prices for 17 May

Cheapest

£63

Average

£80

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 Karlsruhe to Paris will cost around £ 80 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 63.

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07:32Karlsruhe Hbf2h33 10:05Paris Gare de l'Est
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£631One-way
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19:32Karlsruhe Hbf2h33 22:05Paris Gare de l'Est
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£631One-way
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18:05Karlsruhe Hbf2h36 20:41Paris Gare de l'Est
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£671One-way
08:06Karlsruhe Hbf2h32 10:38Paris Gare de l'Est
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£701One-way
11:32Karlsruhe Hbf2h33 14:05Paris Gare de l'Est
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£741One-way

Train schedule Karlsruhe to Paris

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05:58Karlsruhe Hbf4h02 10:00Paris Gare de l'Est
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07:32Karlsruhe Hbf2h33 10:05Paris Gare de l'Est
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07:32Karlsruhe Hbf2h33 10:05Paris Gare de l'Est
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08:06Karlsruhe Hbf2h32 10:38Paris Gare de l'Est
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08:06Karlsruhe Hbf2h32 10:38Paris Gare de l'Est
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09:53Karlsruhe Hbf2h38 12:31Paris Gare de l'Est
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09:53Karlsruhe Hbf2h38 12:31Paris Gare de l'Est
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11:31Karlsruhe Hbf2h34 14:05Paris Gare de l'Est
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11:32Karlsruhe Hbf2h33 14:05Paris Gare de l'Est
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13:00Karlsruhe Hbf3h54 16:54Paris Gare de l'Est
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15:32Karlsruhe Hbf2h33 18:05Paris Gare de l'Est
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15:32Karlsruhe Hbf2h33 18:05Paris Gare de l'Est
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18:05Karlsruhe Hbf2h36 20:41Paris Gare de l'Est
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18:05Karlsruhe Hbf2h36 20:41Paris Gare de l'Est
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19:32Karlsruhe Hbf2h33 22:05Paris Gare de l'Est
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19:32Karlsruhe Hbf2h33 22:05Paris Gare de l'Est
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Tue
17 May
£63SNCF | TGV INOUI
£36Flixbus
Wed
18 May
£63SNCF | TGV INOUI
£31BlaBlaCar Bus
Thu
19 May
£63SNCF | TGV INOUI
£17Flixbus
Fri
20 May
£88SNCF | TGV INOUI
£22Flixbus
Sat
21 May
£53SNCF | TGV INOUI
£21Flixbus
Sun
22 May
£58TGV
£25Flixbus
Mon
23 May
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£17Flixbus
Tue
24 May
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£19Flixbus
Wed
25 May
£50SNCF | TGV INOUI
£27Flixbus
Thu
26 May
£168SNCF | TGV INOUI
£53Flixbus
Fri
27 May
£40SNCF | TGV INOUI
£33Flixbus
Sat
28 May
£40TGV
£31Flixbus
Sun
29 May
£37SNCF | ICE
£42Union Ivkoni International
Mon
30 May
£35SNCF | TGV INOUI
£31BlaBlaCar Bus
Tue
31 May
£35SNCF | TGV INOUI
£20BlaBlaCar Bus
Wed
1 Jun
£35SNCF | TGV INOUI
£22Flixbus
Thu
2 Jun
£35SNCF | TGV INOUI
£20BlaBlaCar Bus
Fri
3 Jun
£63SNCF | TGV INOUI
£36Flixbus
Sat
4 Jun
£56SNCF | TGV INOUI
£36BlaBlaCar Bus
Sun
5 Jun
£49SNCF | TGV INOUI
£24BlaBlaCar Bus

Fastest train times from Karlsruhe to Paris

Showing times and prices for 17 May

Fastest Journey

2 h 32 m

Average

2 h 44 m

Trains per day

16

Distance

441 km

Of the 16 trains that leave Karlsruhe for Paris every day 14 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 441 km distance in an average of 2 h 44 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 32 m .

The slowest trains will take 4 h 2 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.

Fastest
08:06Karlsruhe Hbf2h32 10:38Paris Gare de l'Est
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£801One-way
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08:06Karlsruhe Hbf2h32 10:38Paris Gare de l'Est
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£701One-way
2nd Fastest
15:32Karlsruhe Hbf2h33 18:05Paris Gare de l'Est
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£801One-way
2nd Fastest
07:32Karlsruhe Hbf2h33 10:05Paris Gare de l'Est
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£801One-way
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07:32Karlsruhe Hbf2h33 10:05Paris Gare de l'Est
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£631One-way

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Overview: Train from Karlsruhe to Paris

distanceDistance273 miles (441 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 32 min
priceAverage train ticket price£70 (€79)
frequencyTrain frequency6 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 6 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersTGV, Deutsche Bahn, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | ICE, SNCF | TGV INOUI or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Karlsruhe to Paris cover the 273 miles (441 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 32 min with our travel partners like TGV, Deutsche Bahn, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | ICE, SNCF | TGV INOUI or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £70, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £53. Travellers depart most frequently from Karlsruhe Hbf and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.

Train providers: TGV and Deutsche Bahn trains Karlsruhe to Paris

You can travel by train to Paris from Karlsruhe with TGV and Deutsche Bahn for as low as £53. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

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TGV

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 Karlsruhe to Paris train.

Train information from Karlsruhe to Paris with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 30 min
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 6 a day

Deutsche Bahn has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Deutsche Bahn tickets between Karlsruhe and Paris and when travelling by train:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Normal conditions apply

Travel Tips: Trains from Karlsruhe 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 Karlsruhe to Paris.
FAQs

What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train between Karlsruhe and Paris?

Travel between Karlsruhe, Germany and Paris, France by train is: Partially open.

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

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

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in France from Karlsruhe?

Conditions of entry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 48 hours prior to arrival
  • 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)
  • Health declaration required

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: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 15/05/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Paris from Karlsruhe before travelling.

Do I need to quarantine when I return to Germany from Paris, France?

Return travel from France to Germany is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Karlsruhe from Paris?

Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 3 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 2 hours prior to arrival
  • 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 9 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

What are the safety rules to follow in Karlsruhe, Germany?

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

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

Last checked on 15/05/2022. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Karlsruhe from Paris.

What is the price of the cheapest train between Karlsruhe and Paris?

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train to Paris from Karlsruhe for as little as £53  in the next 7 days.

What is the average cost of a train from Karlsruhe to Paris?

The Karlsruhe to Paris train ticket price is on average £70  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next week.

How far is it from Karlsruhe to Paris by train?

The Karlsruhe to Paris train distance is approximately 273 miles (441 km).

How long is the train from Karlsruhe to Paris?

On average the Karlsruhe to Paris train time is 2 h 32 min  covering the 273 miles (441 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

What is the departure train station in Karlsruhe and arrival train station in Paris?

When taking a train from Karlsruhe, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Karlsruhe Hbf, Karlsruhe-Durlach and Karlsruhe-Knielingen. 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 Karlsruhe Hbf   to Paris Gare de Lyon.

Where is the Karlsruhe train station located? Where is the Paris train station located?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Karlsruhe Hbf, located approximately 1.4 miles (2.3 km) from the city centre of Karlsruhe. The most popular arrival train station in Paris, called Paris Gare de Lyon, is located around 1.9 miles (3.1 km) away from its city centre.

Which train companies can get me from Karlsruhe to Paris?

Take the Karlsruhe to Paris train with TGV, Deutsche Bahn, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | ICE, SNCF | TGV INOUI or Deutsche Bahn with connection. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the route from Karlsruhe to Paris as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

Is there a direct train between Karlsruhe and Paris?

Yes, there are 6 direct trains between Karlsruhe and Paris per day with Deutsche Bahn, TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI or SNCF | ICE  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you buy your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time travelling to your destination.

How many trains are there to Paris from Karlsruhe a day?

On average, there are 6 trains a day from Karlsruhe to Paris. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

When can I take the first train from Karlsruhe to Paris? When can I take the last train for the day?

The earliest train for this journey departs from Karlsruhe at 05: 32. The last train leaves from Karlsruhe at 18: 32. Check Omio for the latest train times from Karlsruhe to Paris and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.

How far in advance should I purchase a train ticket to Paris from Karlsruhe to get the best deals?

If you buy Karlsruhe to Paris train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £70. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Paris from Karlsruhe. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Karlsruhe
Paris
Karlsruhe Hbf is the most popular Karlsruhe 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 Karlsruhe for your journey to Paris.