There are 9 ways to get from Berlin to Paris by plane, train, bus, rideshare or car

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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Fly Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG  •  4h 51m

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Paris CDG (CDG) TXL - CDG

58€ - 203€

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Bus  •  14h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin to Paris Gallieni N780 / ...

40€ - 90€

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Fly Berlin Tegel to Paris Orly  •  4h 46m

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Paris Orly (ORY) TXL - ORY

54€ - 186€

Fly Berlin Schoenefeld to Paris CDG  •  4h 55m

  1. Fly from Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) to Paris CDG (CDG) SXF - CDG

58€ - 256€

Fly Berlin Schoenefeld to Paris Orly  •  7h 25m

  1. Fly from Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) to Paris Orly (ORY) SXF - ORY

84€ - 239€

Train  •  8h 42m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Koeln Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Paris Nord Thalys

205€ - 362€

Train via Frankfurt am Main  •  9h 10m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Paris l'Est Ice / ...

184€ - 270€

Rideshare  •  12h 8m

  1. Take the rideshare from Berlin to Paris 1044.8 km

63€

Drive  •  9h 38m

  1. Drive from Berlin Hbf to Paris Gallieni 1042.9 km

120€ - 190€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Berlin to Paris is to rideshare which costs 63€ and takes 12h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin to Paris is to fly which costs 50€ - 190€ and takes 4h 46m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Berlin and arriving at Paris Gallieni. Services depart four times a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 14h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from Berlin to Paris. However, there are services departing from Berlin Hbf and arriving at Paris Nord via Koeln Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 42m.

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The distance between Berlin and Paris is 878 km. The road distance is 1042.9 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Paris without a car is to train which takes 8h 42m and costs 200€ - 370€.

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It takes approximately 4h 51m to get from Berlin to Paris, including transfers.

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Berlin to Paris bus services, operated by Eurolines DE, depart from Berlin station.

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Berlin to Paris train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Berlin Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Paris is to fly which takes 4h 51m and costs 55€ - 210€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 200€ - 370€ and takes 8h 42m, you could also bus, which costs 40€ - 90€ and takes 14h 15m.

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  • Distance: 878 km
  • Duration: 4h 51m

What companies run services between Berlin, Germany and Paris, France?

Air France, easyJet and eight other airlines fly from Berlin to Paris hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Berlin Hbf to Paris via Koeln Hbf in around 8h 42m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 170€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 170€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris Orly via Venice
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 170€
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 200€
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Paris CDG via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
45€ - 200€
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Paris CDG via London Luton
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
45€ - 200€
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Paris Orly via Pisa
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
95€ - 310€
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Paris Orly via Geneva
Ave. Duration
6h 7m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
95€ - 310€
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Paris Orly via Split
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday
Estimated price
95€ - 310€
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Paris Orly via Nice
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
95€ - 310€
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Paris Orly via Naples
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
95€ - 310€
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Paris Orly via Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
When
Monday
Estimated price
95€ - 310€
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Paris Orly via Copenhagen, Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
95€ - 310€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 550€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
75€ - 220€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 550€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris Orly via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
170€ - 900€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 300€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 220€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
3400€ - 4400€
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
220€ - 700€
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
95€ - 130€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Berlin Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
90€ - 130€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Paris l'Est
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
100€ - 140€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
6h 46m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
95€ - 140€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 14m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
95€ - 130€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Koeln Hbf to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
110€ - 230€
Website
Thalys
Standard
110€ - 150€
Comfort
120€ - 160€
Premium
160€ - 230€
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 Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Paris l'Est
Ave. Duration
3h 48m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
90€ - 120€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
90€ - 110€
1st Class
100€ - 120€
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Berlin to Paris Gallieni
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40€ - 90€
Website
eurolines.de
Low
44€
High
70€
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 Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
16h 20m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
45€ - 60€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. 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 to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Berlin to Paris
Ave. Duration
12h 8m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
63€
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Berlin Tegel Airport to Paris CDG Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 45m.

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Berlin to Paris bus services, operated by Eurolines DE, arrive at Paris Gallieni station.

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Berlin to Paris train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Paris l'Est station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Berlin to Paris is 1043 km. It takes approximately 9h 38m to drive from Berlin to Paris.

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easyJet, Brussels Airlines, Luxair and three other airlines offer flights from Berlin Tegel Airport to Paris CDG Airport.

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Book your Berlin to Paris train tickets online with Omio and Omio.

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Book your Berlin to Paris bus tickets online with Omio and FlixBus.

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There are 6627+ hotels available in Paris. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Berlin and Paris. 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 Berlin to Berlin Tegel Airport is to bus which takes 22 min and costs 2€ - 3€.

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