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from Paris to Mainz

You can get from Paris to Mainz by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Paris to Mainz on 19 May we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:04Paris Gare de l'Est4h14 13:18Mainz Hbf
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£811One-way
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09:04Paris Gare de l'Est4h14 13:18Mainz Hbf
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£811One-way
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17:08Paris Gare de l'Est4h10 21:18Mainz Hbf
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£811One-way
13:08Paris Gare de l'Est4h10 17:18Mainz Hbf
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£811One-way
07:20Paris Gare de l'Est3h58 11:18Mainz Hbf
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£901One-way

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Thu
19 May
£81Deutsche Bahn
£28Flixbus
£168HOP!
Fri
20 May
£59Deutsche Bahn
£22Flixbus
£117HOP!
Sat
21 May
£50Deutsche Bahn with connection
£14Flixbus
£83HOP!
Sun
22 May
£108Deutsche Bahn
£31BlaBlaCar Bus
£117HOP!
Mon
23 May
£63Deutsche Bahn
£22Flixbus
£117HOP!
Tue
24 May
£59Deutsche Bahn
£22Flixbus
£123HOP!
Wed
25 May
Find prices
£40BlaBlaCar Bus
£117HOP!
Thu
26 May
Find prices
£31Flixbus
£117HOP!
Fri
27 May
£67Deutsche Bahn with connection
£25Flixbus
£102HOP!
Sat
28 May
£64Deutsche Bahn with connection
£31BlaBlaCar Bus
£117HOP!
Sun
29 May
£113Deutsche Bahn
£53Flixbus
£459HOP!
Mon
30 May
£58Deutsche Bahn
£19Flixbus
£79HOP!
Tue
31 May
£41Deutsche Bahn
£14Flixbus
£68HOP!
Wed
1 Jun
£41Deutsche Bahn
£14Flixbus
£68HOP!
Thu
2 Jun
£45Deutsche Bahn with connection
£19Flixbus
£91HOP!
Fri
3 Jun
£46Deutsche Bahn with connection
£26Flixbus
£79HOP!
Sat
4 Jun
£49Deutsche Bahn with connection
£19Flixbus
£71Lufthansa
Sun
5 Jun
£49Deutsche Bahn
£22Flixbus
£108HOP!
Mon
6 Jun
£89Deutsche Bahn
£44BlaBlaCar Bus
£117HOP!
Tue
7 Jun
£58Deutsche Bahn
£24Flixbus
£83Lufthansa

Travel Information to Mainz from Paris

distanceDistance277 miles (446 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£19 - £65
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £19 • 7 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £65 • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Lufthansa or Deutsche Bahn

Take a coach, flight or train to travel 277 miles (446 km) to Mainz from 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 £19. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Flixbus, Lufthansa or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, flight or train from Paris to Mainz.

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FAQs

What are the international travel restrictions for Germany due to COVID-19 if I’m travelling to Mainz from Paris?

International travel from Paris, France to Mainz, Germany is: Partially open.

Can I enter Germany if coming from France?

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

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Mainz if travelling from Paris?

Conditions of entry:

  • 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 measures do I need to follow in Mainz, Germany due to the pandemic?

All travellers in Germany must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 17/05/2022; 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 to Mainz from Paris.

Are there restrictions on my return trip to Paris, France from Mainz, Germany due to COVID-19?

The current restriction level for returning to Paris, France from Germany is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Paris, France from Mainz, Germany?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Paris from Mainz?

  • 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

Which rules do I need to follow in Paris, France regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to France must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 17/05/2022. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Paris from Mainz here.

What are my Paris to Mainz travel options?

There are 3 ways that you can travel between Paris and Mainz. You can take a coach, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel between Paris and Mainz?

The cheapest way from Paris to Mainz is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £19 compared to other travel options to Mainz:

A coach journey is usually £46 less than a journey to Mainz by plane, which costs on average £65 for the same trip.

A coach is £17 less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Paris to Mainz costing on average £37.

What is the fastest way to Mainz from Paris?

The fastest way from Paris to Mainz is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 15 min.

Other travel options to Mainz from Paris can usually take longer:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 7 h 35 min.

In comparison, getting to Mainz by train can take on average 3 h 57 min.

How far is it from Paris to Mainz?

Mainz is approximately 277 miles (446 km) away from Paris.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Paris to Mainz?

The average frequency per day from Paris to Mainz is:

  • 3 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Mainz from Paris as scheduled services by coach, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When going from Paris to Mainz, where do I depart from Paris and where do I arrive in Mainz?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Paris to Mainz:

  • Most travellers take a coach from Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine) to Mainz.
  • Most travellers board their train from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Mainz Hbf.

Who can get me from Paris to Mainz?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Paris to Mainz:

  • You can travel by coach from Paris to Mainz with Flixbus, and you can find Flixbus Paris to Mainz tickets for £19 on Omio.
  • You can travel by plane between Paris and Mainz with Lufthansa, and you can find Lufthansa Paris to Mainz tickets for £65 on Omio.
  • You can go to Mainz from Paris by train with Deutsche Bahn. You'll see cheap train tickets for £37 with Deutsche Bahn from Paris to Mainz on Omio.

Is there a way to travel directly from Paris to Mainz?

Yes, there are direct services available from Paris to Mainz with the following travel operators:

  • You'll find direct coaches per day with Flixbus.
  • You'll find direct flights per day with HOP! Or Lufthansa.
  • You can take a direct train with with 3 direct trains per day.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Mainz as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Paris and Mainz.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Paris to Mainz?

Many of our customers who book a trip from Paris to Mainz often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Berlin, Frankfurt am Main or Cologne. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Paris and Mainz itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Mainz and any of these top destinations today!

How early should I book Paris to Mainz tickets online to score the best deals?

Before travelling from Paris to Mainz, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket for this journey is £19 one way on average.
  • The price of a plane ticket is £65 one way on average for this journey.
  • The price of a train ticket is on average £37 one way for this journey.

But we recommend booking Paris to Mainz 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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