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There are 7 ways to get from Belley to Paris by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5h 26m

  1. Take the train from Virieu-le-Grand-Belley to Bellegarde Ter / ...
  2. Take the train from Bellegarde to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv

129€ - 232€

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Bus  •  9h 8m

  1. Take the bus from Chambéry to Paris N729 / ...

29€ - 37€

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Train via Bellegarde-sur-Valserine  •  5h 29m

  1. Take the train from Virieu-le-Grand-Belley to Bellegarde Ter / ...
  2. Take the train from Bellegarde to Paris Gare De Lyon Tgv

84€ - 122€

Drive  •  4h 58m

  1. Drive from Belley to Paris Bercy 507 km

55€ - 85€

Line 145 bus, train to Lyon, fly to Paris CDG  •  5h 45m

  1. Take the line 145 bus from Belley to Virieu-le-Grand
  2. Take the train from Virieu Le Grand Belley to Lyon Part Dieu
  3. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Paris CDG (CDG) LYS - CDG

77€ - 296€

Train to Geneva, fly to Paris CDG  •  6h 46m

  1. Take the train from Virieu Le Grand Belley to Geneve
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Paris CDG (CDG) GVA - CDG

91€ - 233€

Train to Geneva, fly to Paris Le Bourget Apt  •  7h 39m

  1. Take the train from Virieu Le Grand Belley to Geneve
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Paris Le Bourget Apt (LBG) GVA - LBG

3024€ - 7049€

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The cheapest way to get from Belley to Paris is to bus which costs 29€ - 40€ and takes 9h 8m.

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The fastest way to get from Belley to Paris is to drive which takes 4h 58m and costs 55€ - 85€.

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No, there is no direct bus from Belley to Paris. However, there are services departing from Belley Boulevard du Mail and arriving at Paris via Chambéry. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 8m.

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The distance between Belley and Paris is 426 km. The road distance is 507 km.

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The best way to get from Belley to Paris without a car is to train which takes 5h 26m and costs 120€ - 240€.

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It takes approximately 5h 26m to get from Belley to Paris, including transfers.

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Belley to Paris bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Chambéry station.

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The best way to get from Belley to Paris is to train which takes 5h 26m and costs 120€ - 240€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 29€ - 40€ and takes 9h 8m.

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The quickest flight from Lyon Airport to Paris CDG Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Belley to Paris bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Paris station.

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Map of how to get from Belley to Paris.
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  • Distance: 426.2 km
  • Duration: 5h 26m

What companies run services between Belley, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France and Paris, France?

You can take a train from Belley to Paris Bercy via Virieu-le-Grand, Virieu-le-Grand-Belley, and Bellegarde in around 5h 26m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Chambéry to Paris twice daily. Tickets cost 27€ - 35€ and the journey takes 7h 15m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lyon to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 280€
Flights from Geneva to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 310€
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Geneva to Paris Le Bourget Apt
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
3000€ - 7000€
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Virieu-le-Grand-Belley to Bellegarde
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
18€ - 35€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Bellegarde to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
120€ - 210€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Virieu Le Grand Belley to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
28€ - 55€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
SNCF

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 Virieu Le Grand Belley to Bellegarde
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
7€ - 20€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
7€ - 11€
Rail 1st Class
13€ - 20€
Train from Virieu Le Grand Belley to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
11€ - 28€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
11€ - 17€
Rail 1st Class
19€ - 28€
Train from Virieu Le Grand Belley to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
10€ - 26€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
10€ - 16€
Rail 1st Class
18€ - 26€
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Bellegarde to Paris Gare De Lyon
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
75€ - 100€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
75€ - 90€
1st Class
80€ - 100€
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Chambéry to Paris
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
27€ - 35€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Car Ain.fr
Phone
04 74 22 01 77
Website
ain.fr
Bus from Belley to Virieu-le-Grand
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
2€
Schedules at
auvergnerhonealpes.fr

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Yes, the driving distance between Belley to Paris is 507 km. It takes approximately 4h 58m to drive from Belley to Paris.

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

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