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Overview: Train from Paris to Mainz

distanceDistance277 miles (446 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 8 min
priceAverage train ticket price£50 (€57)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or SNCF | TGV

Trains from Paris to Mainz cover the 277 miles (446 km) long route taking on average 4 h 8 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or SNCF | TGV. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £37, but the average price of train tickets is £50. Travellers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Mainz Hbf.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn trains Paris to Mainz

Deutsche Bahn trains will get you between Paris and Mainz from £37. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Deutsche Bahn

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 to Mainz from Paris. 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.

    When purchasing your Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Paris to Mainz, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

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

    Travel Tips: Trains from Paris to Mainz

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    FAQs

    Are there any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by train between Paris and Mainz?

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

    Is international entry into Mainz from Paris restricted?

    International entry 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?

    Entry Requirements:

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
    • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
    • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
    • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
    • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
    • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

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

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

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

    The above information was last checked on 21/01/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Paris and Mainz closer to your date of departure here.

    What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by train to Paris, France from Mainz, Germany?

    The restriction level for your return train to Paris, France from Mainz is: Partially open.

    Is my return train into Paris from Mainz restricted?

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

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in France from Mainz?

    Conditions of reentry:

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
    • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
    • Health declaration required
    • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be tested. A positive test will result in mandatory quarantine

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

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

    • Social distancing required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
    • Face mask required: Mandatory

    Last checked on 21/01/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Paris from Mainz closer to your date of departure here.

    What is the price of the cheapest train from Paris to Mainz?

    Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Paris to Mainz for as low as £37  for the next 7 days.

    What is the cost of a train ticket from Paris to Mainz on average?

    If you’re looking to purchase tickets for this route in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Paris to Mainz train prices are on average £50  one way.

    What is the distance between Paris and Mainz by train?

    When travelling this route you should expect the distance to Mainz from Paris via train to be approximately 277 miles (446 km).

    How long does it take from Paris to Mainz by train?

    On average the train from Paris to Mainz duration is 4 h 8 min  for the 277 miles (446 km) long trip, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

    Which train station in Paris goes to Mainz? Which train station do I come into Mainz from Paris?

    When taking a train from Paris, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est. When you arrive in Mainz, your train can arrive in train stations including Mainz Hbf, Mainz Römisches Theater and Mainz-Mombach.

    Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Paris Gare de Lyon   to Mainz Hbf.

    Where is the train station in Paris? Where is the train station in Mainz?

    Passengers board their train most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and travel around 1.3 miles (2.1 km) from the city centre to this train station.

    Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Mainz Hbf and need to travel approximately 1.5 miles (2.4 km) from the train station to the city centre in Mainz.

    Which train providers can take me between Paris and Mainz?

    When taking a train from Paris to Mainz, you can count on Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or SNCF | TGV for the best way to get you to Mainz. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service from Paris to Mainz and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

    How many train services are there between Paris and Mainz a day?

    On average, there are 3 trains a day from Paris to Mainz. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

    When is the earliest train from Paris to Mainz? When is the last train from Paris to Mainz?

    The first train from Paris to Mainz leaves at 06: 20   and the last train for this leaves at 18: 06. Omio shows you the latest train from Paris to Mainz times to help you book the best departure time for this journey.

    When should I purchase Paris Mainz train tickets to score the best deals?

    If you purchase Paris to Mainz train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £50. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Paris and Mainz. 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

    Paris
    Mainz
    Paris Gare de Lyon is the most popular Paris 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 Paris for your journey to Mainz.
    Amenities at station
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    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
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    Phone Number
    +33 184943635
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
    Public transport options for Paris Gare de Lyon
    Metro lines: 1, 14
    Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 72, 77, 91
    Train lines: TGV, RER A, RER D, Transilien R
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
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    Phone Number
    +33 890640650
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
    Public transport options for Paris Gare du Nord
    Metro lines: 4, 5
    Bus lines: 65, 26, 43
    Train lines: RER B, D, E
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +33 184943635
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Fri: 06: 45 - 20: 30 | Sat: 09: 00 - 20: 00 | Sun: 09: 00 - 20: 30
    Public transport options for Paris Gare de l'Est
    Metro lines: 4, 5, 7
    Bus lines: 31, 32, 35, 38, 39, 46, 54, 56, 91
    Train lines: RER B, TGV, TGV/ICE, TER, Intercités, OUIGO, Transilien, Russian Railways
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +33 892353535
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Fri: 08: 00 - 19: 30 | Sat: 10: 00 - 18: 00
    Public transport options for Paris Gare Saint-Lazare
    Metro lines: 3, 9, 12, 13, 14
    Bus lines: 20, 21, 22, 26, 27, 28, 29, 32, 42, 43, 66, 80, 94, 95, 528, RoissyB
    Train lines: TER, Intercités, Transilien J, Transilien L, RER E
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +33 892353535
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sun: 10: 45 - 18: 00
    Public transport options for Gare de Paris Bercy
    Metro lines: 6, 14
    Bus lines: 24, 87, N32, N35
    Train lines: TER, Intercités
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +33 892353535
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sun: 08: 00 - 20: 00
    Public transport options for Paris Gare d'Austerlitz
    Metro lines: 5, 10
    Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 89, 91, 215
    Train lines: TER Centre-Val de Loire, Intercités, Intercités de Nuit, Transilien, RER C