There are 8 ways to get from Aarau to Paris by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Aarau to Basel SBB 37 / ...
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv

$122 - $153

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Bus  •  9 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Aarau to Basel
  2. Take the bus from Basel to Paris

$53 - $79

6 alternative options

Train via Mulhouse Ville  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Aarau to Basel SBB 37 / ...
  2. Take the train from Mulhouse Ville to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv

$123 - $153

Train SNCF  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Aarau to Basel SBB 37 / ...
  2. Take the train from Mulhouse Ville to Paris Est Ic

$93 - $143

Drive  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Aarau to Paris 390.8 miles

$80 - $130

Train to Mulhouse, fly to Paris Orly  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Aarau to Basel SBB
  2. Fly from Mulhouse (MLH) to Paris Orly (ORY) MLH - ORY

$96 - $364

Train to Zurich, fly to Paris CDG  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Aarau to Zürich HB
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Paris CDG (CDG) ZRH - CDG

$102 - $327

Train to Basel, fly to Paris CDG  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Aarau to Basel SBB
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Paris CDG (CDG) BSL - CDG

$82 - $325

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No, there is no direct bus from Aarau to Paris. However, there are services departing from Aarau and arriving at Paris via Basel, Brausebad and Basel. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Aarau to Paris. However, there are services departing from Aarau and arriving at Paris Gare de Lyon via Basel SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 44 min.

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The distance between Aarau and Paris is 453 km. The road distance is 625.4 km.

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The best way to get from Aarau to Paris without a car is to train which takes 4 h 44 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 44 min to get from Aarau to Paris, including transfers.

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Aarau to Paris bus services, operated by Autolinee Ventre, depart from Aarau station.

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Aarau to Paris train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Aarau station.

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The best way to get from Aarau to Paris is to train which takes 4 h 44 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 9 h 13 min.

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The quickest flight from Mulhouse Airport to Paris Orly Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Aarau to Paris bus services, operated by Eurolines CH, arrive at Paris station.

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Map of how to get from Aarau to Paris.
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  • Distance: 282.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 44 min

What companies run services between Aarau, Switzerland and Paris, France?

You can take a train from Aarau to Paris via Basel SBB in around 4 h 44 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Aarau to Paris via Basel, Basel, Brausebad, Basel, Bahnhof SBB, and Basel in around 9 h 13 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Mulhouse to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Flights from Zurich to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
Flights from Basel to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $470
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from Zurich to Paris CDG via Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Zurich to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Basel to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Aarau to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Aarau to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Basel SBB to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $115
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $115
1st Class
$130 - $200
Train from Mulhouse Ville to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $105
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$95 - $105
1st Class
$130 - $180
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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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Mulhouse Ville to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $95
1st Class
$95 - $150
Bus operators
Autolinee Ventre
Phone
0975 343195
Email
info@ventrebus.com
Website
ventrebus.com
Bus from Aarau to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
ventrebus.com
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Basel to Paris
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Book at
eurolines.ch

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Aarau to Paris train services, operated by inOui TGV, arrive at Paris Gare de Lyon station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Aarau to Paris is 625 km. It takes approximately 5 h 56 min to drive from Aarau to Paris.

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

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