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Duration 6h 27m
Distance 566 km
Average price SFr 170
Frequency 5/day

Trip overview

The average train between Paris and Bern takes 6h 27m and the fastest train takes 4h 34m. The train service runs several times per day from Paris to Bern. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train via Mulhouse

  1. Paris Gare De Lyon
  2. Basel SBB
  3. Bern
4h 41m
SFr 127 - SFr 203

Paris to Bern train times

Trains run five times a day between Paris Bercy and Bern. The service departs Paris Bercy at 11:21 in the morning, which arrives into Bern at 16:56. All services require a transfer, and take on average 6h 27m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Bern. However, there are services departing from Paris Gare De Lyon and arriving at Bern via Mulhouse Ville and Basel SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 41m.

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The distance between Paris and Bern is 435 km. The road distance is 566 km.

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Paris to Bern train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Paris Gare De Lyon station.

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Paris to Bern train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Bern station.

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There are 77+ hotels available in Bern. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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