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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4 h 59 m
5 h 58 m
Trains per day
Of the 4 trains that leave Paris for Gießen every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Average train duration||6 h 7 min|
|Average train ticket price||£86 (€97)|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or TGV inOui|
Trains from Paris to Gießen cover the 304 miles long journey taking on average 6 h 7 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or TGV inOui. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £55, but the average price of train tickets is £86. Travellers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Gießen.
You can travel by train between Paris and Gießen with Deutsche Bahn for as low as £55. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main operator of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train between Paris and Gießen. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
Train information from Paris to Gießen with Deutsche Bahn:
Travel between Paris, France and Gießen, Germany by train is: Fully open.
International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France
Conditions of entry:
When travelling in Germany, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
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 from Paris to Gießen before travelling.
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Gießen to Paris is: Fully open
Reentry to France is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
What are the entry requirements?
The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
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 Gießen to Paris train here.
Some of the Paris train stations to Gießen you can start your journey from include Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Gießen include Gießen, Gießen Licher Str and Gießen Oswaldsgarten.
When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arriving in Gießen.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and travel around 1.9 miles (3.1 km) from the city centre to this train station.
Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Gießen and need to travel approximately 1.4 miles (2.3 km) from the train station to the city centre in Gießen.
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