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There are 11 ways to get from Briançon to Paris by train, bus, night train, night bus, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  5h 8m

  1. Take the train from Bardonecchia to Paris Gare De Lyon Tgv

€99 - €135

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  8h 2m

  1. Take the rideshare from Briançon to Paris 686.1 km

€4 - €6

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Bus  •  11h

  1. Take the bus from Oulx to Paris N729

€38 - €51

Night train  •  10h 54m

  1. Take the night train from Briançon to Paris-Austerlitz Ic0770 / ...

€210 - €380

Bus, night bus  •  14h 27m

  1. Take the bus from BRIANCON - Place de 'Europe - BRIANCON to GRENOBLE - Gare Routière - GRENOBLE
  2. Take the bus from Gares to Gare Routiere T83
  3. Take the night bus from Chambéry to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine

Drive  •  6h 55m

  1. Drive from Briançon to Paris Bercy 684.4 km

€75 - €120

Train to Lyon, fly to Paris CDG  •  7h 54m

  1. Take the train from Oulx-Cesana-Clav.-S. to Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Paris CDG (CDG) LYS - CDG

€113 - €225

Bus, train to Turin, fly to Paris CDG  •  8h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Briançon - Champ de Mars - BRIANCON to Italie - OULX Gare TGV - MONTGENEVRE
  2. Take the train from Oulx-Cesana-Clav.-S. to Torino Porta Nuova
  3. Fly from Turin (TRN) to Paris CDG (CDG) TRN - CDG

€85 - €235

Train, bus to Nice, fly to Paris Orly  •  10h 7m

  1. Take the train from Briancon to Aix En Provence
  2. Take the bus from AIX EN Pce - Gare Routière - AIX EN PROVENCE to NICE - Aéroport - NICE
  3. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Paris Orly (ORY) NCE - ORY

Train, bus to Nice, fly to Paris CDG  •  10h 25m

  1. Take the train from Briancon to Aix En Provence
  2. Take the bus from AIX EN Pce - Gare Routière - AIX EN PROVENCE to NICE - Aéroport - NICE
  3. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Paris CDG (CDG) NCE - CDG

Train, train to Geneva, fly to Paris CDG  •  10h 12m

  1. Take the train from Oulx-Cesana-Clav.-S. to Chambery Challes Les Eaux
  2. Take the train from Chambery Challes Les Eaux to Geneve
  3. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Paris CDG (CDG) GVA - CDG

€149 - €330

Briançon to Paris by bus

The bus journey time between Briançon and Paris is around 12h 25m and covers a distance of around 721 km. The fastest bus normally takes 12h 25m. Operated by Zou! Hautes-Alpes and FlixBus, the Briançon to Paris bus service departs from Briançon - Champ de Mars - BRIANCON and arrives in Paris. Typically seven buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
12h 25m
Fastest bus time:
12h 25m
Bus distance:
721 km
Buses per week:
7
Cheapest price:
€38
Carbon emissions:
89 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
18:00
Last bus departs at:
18:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Briançon to Paris bus schedules

Briançon → Paris
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The cost-effective way to get from Briançon to Paris is to rideshare, which costs €4 - €6 and takes 8h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Briançon to Paris is to train which costs €95 - €140 and takes 5h 8m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Briançon to Paris. However, there are services departing from Briançon - Champ de Mars - BRIANCON and arriving at Paris via Oulx. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h.

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Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Briançon and arriving at Paris-Austerlitz. This train operates every day. The journey takes approximately 10h 54m.

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The distance between Briançon and Paris is 548 km. The road distance is 684.4 km.

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The best way to get from Briançon to Paris without a car is to bus which takes 11h and costs €35 - €55.

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It takes approximately 5h 8m to get from Briançon to Paris, including transfers.

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Briançon to Paris bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Oulx station.

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

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The best way to get from Briançon to Paris is to train which takes 5h 8m and costs €95 - €140. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €35 - €55 and takes 11h.

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Map of how to get from Briançon to Paris.
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  • Distance: 547.6 km
  • Duration: 5h 8m

What companies run services between Briançon, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France and Paris, France?

TGV inOui operates a train from Bardonecchia to Paris Gare De Lyon twice daily. Tickets cost €95 - €130 and the journey takes 4h 29m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Oulx to Paris once daily. Tickets cost €30 - €40 and the journey takes 9h.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lyon to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €170
Flights from Turin to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €260
Flights from Nice to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €300
Flights from Nice to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €310
Flights from Geneva to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €250
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Nice to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€50 - €270
Flights from Nice to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€45 - €250
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Nice to Paris CDG via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€170 - €950
Flights from Geneva to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €250
Flights from Geneva to Paris CDG via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€85 - €230
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Turin to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €250
Flights from Turin to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€170 - €440
Train operators
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 Bardonecchia to Paris Gare De Lyon
Ave. Duration
4h 29m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€95 - €130
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€95 - €120
1st Class
€110 - €130
Train from Oulx-Cesana-Clav.-S. to Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€40 - €55
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€45 - €55
1st Class
€40 - €55
Train from Oulx-Cesana-Clav.-S. to Chambery Challes Les Eaux
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€30 - €40
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€34 - €40
1st Class
€30 - €36
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
Night train from Briançon to Paris-Austerlitz
Ave. Duration
10h 54m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€210 - €380
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux to Genève
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€30 - €60
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Oulx-Cesana-Clav.-S. to Torino Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€5 - €12
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€10 - €12
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 Briancon to Aix En Provence
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€30 - €65
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€30 - €50
Rail 1st Class
€40 - €65
Train from Chambery Challes Les Eaux to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€13 - €35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€13 - €20
Rail 1st Class
€21 - €35
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 Oulx to Paris
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€30 - €40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Zou! LER
Phone
+33 4 91 57 50 57
Email
webpresse@maregionsud.fr
Website
zou.maregionsud.fr
Bus from BRIANCON - Place de 'Europe - BRIANCON to GRENOBLE - Gare Routière - GRENOBLE
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
Zou! LER
Bus from AIX EN Pce - Gare Routière - AIX EN PROVENCE to NICE - Aéroport - NICE
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Zou! LER
Cars Région Isère
Website
carsisere.auvergnerhonealpes.fr
Bus from Gares to Gare Routiere
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
carsisere.auvergnerhonealpes.fr
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Night bus from Chambéry to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€17 - €22
Website
Blablabus
Zou! Hautes-Alpes
Phone
0033 04 92 502 505
Website
zou.maregionsud.fr
Bus from Briançon - Champ de Mars - BRIANCON to Italie - OULX Gare TGV - MONTGENEVRE
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€7 - €11
Website
Zou! Hautes-Alpes
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 Briançon to Paris
Ave. Duration
8h 2m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Briançon to Paris is 684 km. It takes approximately 6h 55m to drive from Briançon to Paris.

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