You can get from Frankfurt am Main to Paris by train, bus or flight.
To get from Frankfurt am Main to Paris on 30 Sep we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||296 miles (478 km)|
|Available travel modes||Flight, coach or train|
|Ticket price range||£27 - £98|
|Cheapest mode||Coach • £27 • 7 h 40 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • £98 • 1 h 15 min|
|Popular travel companies||Lufthansa, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn|
Take a flight, coach or train to travel 296 miles (478 km) from Frankfurt am Main to Paris. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £27. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Lufthansa, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight, coach or train from Frankfurt am Main to Paris.
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There are several buses from Frankfurt Am Main to Paris each day. Those providing a direct service include Flixbus, Infobus, and Eurolines, while the overnight service run by Megabus.com has one change en route at Cologne. Direct buses take between 7 and 9 hours to reach Paris while Megabus takes just over 10 hours to complete the trip. Flixbus runs three buses each day; one early morning, one late morning and one late evening. The early service is fastest and the daytime service is slowest. Infobus has two buses per day while other companies have one daily service.
Buses from Frankfurt Am Main to Paris depart from the city's Hauptbahnhof or main station in Mannheimer Strasse. The station is noted for its fine architecture and it is located close to the city centre. S-Bahn and U-Bahn trains and trams stop at the station, but travellers should bear in mind that delays are common, particularly during rush hour periods. Buses also drop passengers close to the station and taxis are readily available if somewhat expensive. Tickets for all public transport can not be purchased in advance so time to pay should be included when planning a journey.
Paris is noted for magnificent landmarks like the Eiffel Tower and l'Arc de Triomphe. Visitors can shop in the stylish stores of the Champs-Elysees, browse quaint bookstores in the Marais or explore famous museums like the Louvre. Those taking Flixbus or Infobus buses from Frankfurt Am Main to Paris will arrive at Porte Maillot Coach Park close to the Palais des Congres while Eurolines and Megabus passengers arrive at Bagnolet near the Perepherique ring road. Porte Maillot is served by Metro Line 1 so travellers can easily access more central areas. Passengers arriving at Bagnolet coach stop can take the Metro from the nearby Gallieni station.
International travel from Frankfurt am Main, Germany to Paris, France is: Partially open.
Entry into France is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.
Conditions of entry:
All travellers in France must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 26/09/2021; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your journey from Frankfurt am Main to Paris.
The restriction level for your return to Frankfurt am Main, Germany from France is: Partially open.
Entry into Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France.
Conditions of reentry into Germany:
You should observe these safety measures in Germany as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
This information about your return travel to Germany was last checked on 26/09/2021. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Frankfurt am Main from Paris closer to your date of departure here.
There are 3 ways to travel to Paris from Frankfurt am Main including taking a flight, coach or train.
A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Frankfurt am Main to Paris, which costs on average £27.
This is compared to other ways of getting to Paris:
A coach journey is usually £71 less than a journey to Paris by plane, which costs on average £98 for the same trip.
A coach is generally £33 less than a train for the same route. A train costs on average £59 from Frankfurt am Main to Paris.
The fastest way to get to Paris from Frankfurt am Main is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 15 min.
There are alternative travel options to Paris that can usually take longer:
In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 7 h 40 min.
In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 3 h 51 min.
You should expect to travel around 296 miles (478 km) from Frankfurt am Main to Paris.
The average frequency per day from Frankfurt am Main to Paris is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Frankfurt am Main and Paris as scheduled services by flight, coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Frankfurt am Main to Paris:
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Yes, there are direct routes from Frankfurt am Main to Paris with the following travel companies:
As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Paris tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy tickets for this trip.
Before travelling from Frankfurt am Main to Paris, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Frankfurt am Main to Paris tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.
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