There are 4 ways to get from Calvados to Paris by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Caen to Paris St Lazare Ic

$37 - $57

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Bus Ouibus  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Caen to Paris City Centre - Bercy Ouibus

$12 - $18

2 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Caen to Paris, Paris Pont de Levallois 1752 / ...

$16 - $26

Drive  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Calvados to Paris 148.9 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Calvados to Paris is to bus which costs 10€ - 16€ and takes 5 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Calvados to Paris is to drive which costs 27€ - 40€ and takes 2 h 18 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Calvados to Paris. However, there are services departing from Fontenay-le-Marmion and arriving at Paris, Paris Pont de Levallois via Caen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 26 min.

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The distance between Calvados and Paris is 196 km. The road distance is 238.2 km.

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The best way to get from Calvados to Paris without a car is to train which takes 3 h 4 min and costs 30€ - 50€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 4 min to get from Calvados to Paris, including transfers.

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Calvados to Paris bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Caen station.

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The best way to get from Calvados to Paris is to train which takes 3 h 4 min and costs 30€ - 50€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 13€ - 23€ and takes 4 h 26 min.

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Calvados to Paris bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Paris, Paris Pont de Levallois station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Calvados to Paris is 238 km. It takes approximately 2 h 18 min to drive from Calvados to Paris.

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  • Distance: 122.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 4 min

What companies run services between Calvados, France and Paris, France?

SNCF operates a train from Calvados to Paris hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 1 h 54 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Calvados to Paris once daily. Tickets cost $13 - $22 and the journey takes 2 h 50 min.

Train operators
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. 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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Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Caen to Paris St Lazare
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $85
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Caen to Paris, Paris Pont de Levallois
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 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
Bus from Caen to Paris City Centre - Bercy
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
Ouibus

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