There are 7 ways to get from Paris to Annecy by train, rideshare, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Annecy Tgv

$100 - $120

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Rideshare  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Paris to Annecy 349.8 miles

$41 - $43

5 alternative options

Drive  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Annecy 349.3 miles

$75 - $110

Fly Paris Orly to Lyon, train  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Lyon (LYS) ORY - LYS
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Annecy

$93 - $307

Fly Paris Orly to Geneva  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Geneva (GVA) ORY - GVA

$57 - $208

Fly Paris CDG to Lyon, train  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Lyon (LYS) CDG - LYS
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Annecy

$100 - $309

Fly Paris CDG to Geneva  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Geneva (GVA) CDG - GVA

$69 - $250

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Paris Gare de Lyon and arriving at Annecy. Services depart every four hours, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 3 h 43 min.

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The distance between Paris and Annecy is 434 km. The road distance is 558.9 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Annecy without a car is to train which takes 3 h 43 min and costs .

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The train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Annecy takes 3 h 43 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Paris to Annecy train services, operated by inOui TGV, depart from Paris Gare de Lyon station.

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The best way to get from Paris to Annecy is to train which takes 3 h 43 min and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs and takes 5 h 33 min.

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The quickest flight from Paris Orly Airport to Lyon Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Paris to Annecy train services, operated by inOui TGV, arrive at Annecy station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Annecy is 559 km. It takes approximately 5 h 9 min to drive from Paris to Annecy.

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Air France offers flights from Paris Orly Airport to Lyon Airport.

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  • Distance: 271.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 43 min

What companies run services between Paris, France and Annecy, France?

inOui TGV operates a train from Paris to Annecy every 4 hours. Tickets cost $100 - $120 and the journey takes 3 h 43 min. Alternatively, easyJet flies from Paris to Annecy 4 times a day.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $380
Flights from Paris CDG to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Flights from Paris CDG to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $360
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $360
Flights from Paris CDG to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $430
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $240
XL Airways France
Website
xl.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$29 - $130
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Paris CDG to Geneva via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Geneva via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $3,500
Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Annecy
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $120
1st Class
$140 - $210
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. 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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Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Annecy
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Paris to Annecy
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$41 - $43
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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There are 1040+ hotels available in Annecy. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Paris and Annecy. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris Orly Airport is to bus which takes 15 min and costs .

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