There are 8 ways to get from CERN to Paris by train, bus, night 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 33 min

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

$98 - $114

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  8 h 46 min

  1. Take the night bus from Geneva - Bus station to Paris City Center - Bercy Ouibus

$22 - $31

6 alternative options

Bus  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Geneva to Paris, Paris N799 / ...

$36 - $63

Drive  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Drive from CERN to Paris 340.4 miles

$70 - $110

Fly Geneva to Paris CDG  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Paris CDG (CDG) GVA - CDG

$61 - $237

Fly Geneva to Paris Orly  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Paris Orly (ORY) GVA - ORY

$60 - $206

Train to Lyon, fly to Paris Orly  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Paris Orly (ORY) LYS - ORY

$110 - $332

Train to Lyon, fly to Paris CDG  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Paris CDG (CDG) LYS - CDG

$106 - $323

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from CERN to Paris is to night bus which costs SFr 22 - SFr 35 and takes 8 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from CERN to Paris is to fly which costs SFr 60 - SFr 210 and takes 3 h 59 min.

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The distance between CERN and Paris is 403 km. The road distance is 544.7 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 33 min to get from CERN to Paris, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from CERN to Paris. However, there are services departing from Meyrin, CERN and arriving at Paris, Paris via Geneva - airport and Geneva. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 20 min.

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

TGV operates a train from CERN to Paris every 3 hours. Tickets cost $95 - $110 and the journey takes 3 h 11 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from CERN to Paris 3 times a day. Tickets cost $30 - $55 and the journey takes 6 h 45 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Geneva to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $360
Flights from Lyon to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $380
Flights from Lyon to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 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
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $240
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
XL Airways France
Website
xl.com
Flights from Lyon to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$30 - $140
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Geneve to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $110
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$95 - $110
1st Class
$130 - $190
Train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Geneva to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Night bus from Geneva - Bus station to Paris City Center - Bercy
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
Ouibus

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