There are 10 ways to get from Bern to Paris by train, bus, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 36 min

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

$120 - $140

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  10 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Fribourg to Paris, Paris N799

$37 - $67

8 alternative options

Train via Strasbourg  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Basel SBB Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg
  3. Take the train from Strasbourg to Paris Est Tgv / ...

$143 - $229

Bus via Mulhouse  •  10 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Berne to Basel City Center Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Mulhouse to Paris City Center - Bercy Ouibus

$41 - $61

Drive  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Bern to Paris 348.9 miles

$75 - $110

Train to Mulhouse, fly to Paris Orly  •  3 h 57 min

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

$111 - $390

Train to Basel, fly to Paris CDG  •  5 h 19 min

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

$97 - $351

Train to Zurich, fly to Paris CDG  •  5 h 15 min

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

$116 - $350

Train to Geneva, fly to Paris CDG  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Genève-Aéroport
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Paris CDG (CDG) GVA - CDG

$109 - $323

Train to Geneva, fly to Paris Orly  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Genève-Aéroport
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Paris Orly (ORY) GVA - ORY

$108 - $292

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bern to Paris is to bus which costs SFr 40 - SFr 60 and takes 10 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bern to Paris is to train and fly which takes 3 h 57 min and costs SFr 110 - SFr 390.

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The distance between Bern and Paris is 435 km. The road distance is 558 km.

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The train from Bern to Paris Gare de Lyon takes 4 h 36 min including transfers and departs four times a week.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bern to Paris. However, there are services departing from Berne and arriving at Paris, Paris via Fribourg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bern and arriving at Paris Gare de Lyon. Services depart four times a week. The journey takes approximately 4 h 36 min.

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

TGV operates a train from Bern to Paris 4 times a week. Tickets cost $120 - $140 and the journey takes 4 h 36 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bern to Paris via Basel City Center, Basel SBB, Mulhouse Ville, and Mulhouse in around 10 h 20 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 Basel to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $470
Flights from Zurich to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
Flights from Geneva to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $360
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
Flights from Geneva to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $360
Flights from Geneva to Paris CDG via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $430
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Basel to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
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
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Geneva to Paris CDG via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $3,500
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Bern to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $140
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$120 - $140
1st Class
$160 - $240
Train from Bern to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $30
1st Class
$44 - $46
Train from Strasbourg to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $100
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$85 - $100
1st Class
$120 - $170
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Deutsche Bahn
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Berne to Basel City Center
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Mulhouse to Paris City Center - Bercy
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Fribourg to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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