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Duration 2h 9m
Distance 227.3 km
Average price 40€
Frequency 16/day

Trip overview

The average train between Paris and Caen takes 2h 9m and the fastest train takes 2h. There is a train service every few hours from Paris to Caen. 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

  1. Paris St Lazare
  2. Caen
2h 1m
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28€ - 60€

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Want to know about travelling from Paris to Caen? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Paris St Lazare and arriving at Caen. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 1m.

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The distance between Paris and Caen is 201 km. The road distance is 227.3 km.

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Paris to Caen train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Paris St Lazare station.

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Paris to Caen train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Caen station.

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There are 387+ hotels available in Caen. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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What companies run services between Paris and Caen?

SNCF operates a train from Paris St Lazare to Caen every 3 hours. Tickets cost 28€ - 60€ and the journey takes 2h 1m.
Train operators
SNCF
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
28€ - 60€

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris St Lazare to Caen
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
28€ - 60€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
28€ - 45€
Rail 1st Class
40€ - 60€

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