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 Paris to Strasbourg will cost around £ 99 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 56.
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1 h 46 m
2 h 29 m
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Of the 11 trains that leave Paris for Strasbourg every day 10 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 397 km distance in an average of 2 h 29 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 46 m .
The slowest trains will take 5 h 27 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.
|Distance||246 miles (396 km)|
|Average train duration||1 h 46 min|
|Average train ticket price||£56 (€63)|
|Train frequency||12 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 12 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TER, SNCF | TGV Lyria, Deutsche Bahn with connection, SNCF | TGV INOUI or SNCF | ICE|
Trains from Paris to Strasbourg cover the 246 miles (396 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 46 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TER, SNCF | TGV Lyria, Deutsche Bahn with connection, SNCF | TGV INOUI or SNCF | ICE. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £56, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £35. Travellers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Strasbourg.
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Travel 246 miles (396 km) between Paris and Strasbourg comfortably with AVE, the high-speed trains from Spain’s national railway operator, Renfe. As an official travel partner of Renfe AVE, we show you all the AVE train timetables and the best deals for the Paris to Strasbourg trip so you can spend more time enjoying your holiday. Simply check the AVE train times and tickets for the journey, including the Promo, Promo + and Flexible tickets, and book cheap AVE tickets between Paris and Strasbourg. Renfe also offers discount cards that you can add when buying your tickets with Omio, such as the + Renfe Youth 50 Card and the Gold Card.
AVE trains connect the most important cities in the country in just a few hours and offer a multitude of timetables throughout the day for greater comfort and flexibility. The AVE is undoubtedly Renfe's most popular train; with its high speed of up to 192 mph (310 kmh) on select routes, AVE is one of the fastest trains in the entire world. All AVE trains have a restaurant, WC, WiFi and entertainment on board.
Direct trains from Paris to Strasbourg take approximately two hours on the high-speed TGV line. The first daily train departs early morning with at least one per hour then departing throughout the day. The last train departs Paris mid-evening every day to arrive in Strasbourg around midnight.
Trains from Paris to Strasbourg depart from Paris Est, the city's major terminus for trains headed to eastern destinations within France as well as some cities in Germany. Pairs Est is located to the northeast of the city in the 10th arrondissement and can easily be reached from central Paris via Metro lines 4,5 or 7 in just a few minutes. The Paris Metro runs between 5:00 a.m. and 1:00 a.m. with taxis available across the city outside of these times.
French and Germanic cultures blend perfectly in the Alsace capital of Strasbourg. This serene city is also a place where medieval architecture juxtaposes beautifully with modern landmarks such as that of the European Parliament. Trains arrive at Strasbourg Station located just to the west of the city centre, a pleasant ten minute walk to the central Place Kleber Square. Apart from walking, the best way to continue your journey from Strasbourg station is via tram, with lines A, C and D each serving it. The tramway ceases operation around midnight but after this time taxis are available from Strasbourg station.
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 Strasbourg, your train can arrive in train stations including Strasbourg and Strasbourg-Roethig.
Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Paris Gare de Lyon to Strasbourg.
Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Paris Gare de Lyon and need to travel around 1.9 miles (3.1 km) from the city centre to get to this train station.
Passengers arriving in Strasbourg most often arrive at Strasbourg and need to travel around 0.7 miles (1.1 km) from this train station to the city centre.
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