There are 11 ways to get from Carcassonne to Paris by plane, train, bus, night 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 Castres to Paris Orly  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Castres (DCM) to Paris Orly (ORY) DCM - ORY

$157 - $486

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Night bus  •  11 h 35 min

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

$27 - $40

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Train to Toulouse, fly to Paris Orly  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Carcassonne to Toulouse-Matabiau
  2. Fly from Toulouse (TLS) to Paris Orly (ORY) TLS - ORY

$81 - $214

Train to Toulouse, fly to Paris CDG  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Carcassonne to Toulouse-Matabiau
  2. Fly from Toulouse (TLS) to Paris CDG (CDG) TLS - CDG

$81 - $224

Train, train to Perpignan, fly to Paris Orly  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Carcassonne to Narbonne
  2. Take the train from Narbonne to Perpignan
  3. Fly from Perpignan (PGF) to Paris Orly (ORY) PGF - ORY

$109 - $499

Train to Montpellier, fly to Paris Orly  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Carcassonne to Montpellier Saint-Roch
  2. Fly from Montpellier (MPL) to Paris Orly (ORY) MPL - ORY

$99 - $357

Train TGV  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Carcassonne to Montpellier Saint-Roch Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv

$168 - $201

Train  •  9 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Carcassonne to Montaudran
  2. Take the train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Paris Austerlitz Ic / ...

$116 - $169

Bus  •  11 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Carcassonne to Toulouse Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Toulouse to Paris, Paris 705

$39 - $70

Rideshare  •  8 h 54 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Carcassonne to Paris 479.9 miles

$59

Drive  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Carcassonne to Paris 480 miles

$100 - $150

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The cheapest way to get from Carcassonne to Paris is to night bus which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 11 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Carcassonne to Paris is to fly which costs 130€ - 420€ and takes 3 h 16 min.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Carcassonne and arriving at Paris City Centre - Bercy. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 11 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Carcassonne to Paris. However, there are services departing from Carcassonne and arriving at Paris Gare de Lyon via Montpellier Saint-Roch. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 53 min.

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The distance between Carcassonne and Paris is 627 km. The road distance is 768 km.

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The best way to get from Carcassonne to Paris without a car is to train which takes 5 h 53 min and costs 140€ - 180€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 16 min to get from Carcassonne to Paris, including transfers.

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Carcassonne to Paris bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from Carcassonne station.

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Carcassonne to Paris train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Carcassonne station.

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The best way to get from Carcassonne to Paris is to fly which takes 3 h 16 min and costs 130€ - 420€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 140€ - 180€ and takes 5 h 53 min, you could also bus, which costs 30€ - 60€ and takes 11 h 20 min.

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Map of how to get from Carcassonne to Paris.
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  • Distance: 392.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 16 min

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

Hop! flies from Carcassonne to Paris twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Carcassonne to Paris via Montpellier Saint-Roch in around 5 h 53 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Castres to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $460
Flights from Toulouse to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Flights from Toulouse to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $420
Flights from Toulouse to Paris CDG via Nantes
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $490
Flights from Toulouse to Paris CDG via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $420
Flights from Perpignan to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $650
Flights from Montpellier to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Castres to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $460
Flights from Toulouse to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Flights from Perpignan to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $650
Flights from Montpellier to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $400
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Toulouse to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Toulouse to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Toulouse to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
XL Airways France
Website
xl.com
Flights from Toulouse to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$40 - $150
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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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Carcassonne to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $29
1st Class
$26 - $40
Train from Carcassonne to Narbonne
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $23
1st Class
$20 - $35
Train from Narbonne to Perpignan
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $24
1st Class
$21 - $35
Train from Carcassonne to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$28 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
Train from Carcassonne to Montaudran
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $28
1st Class
$25 - $40
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Paris Austerlitz
Ave. Duration
6 h 39 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$95 - $140
1st Class
$140 - $220
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Carcassonne to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $29
1st Class
$42 - $43
Train from Carcassonne to Narbonne
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $22
1st Class
$31 - $35
Train from Narbonne to Perpignan
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $23
1st Class
$32 - $36
Train from Carcassonne to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$140 - $160
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$140 - $160
1st Class
$190 - $280
Bus operators
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 Carcassonne to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Night bus from Carcassonne to Paris City Centre - Bercy
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
Ouibus
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Toulouse to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. 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 be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Carcassonne to Paris
Ave. Duration
8 h 54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$59
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Castres Airport to Paris Orly Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 45 min.

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Carcassonne to Paris bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Paris City Centre - Bercy station.

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Carcassonne to Paris train services, operated by TGV, arrive at Paris Gare de Lyon station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Carcassonne to Paris is 768 km. It takes approximately 7 h 8 min to drive from Carcassonne to Paris.

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Hop! offers flights from Castres Airport to Paris Orly Airport.

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There are 4901+ hotels available in Paris. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Carcassonne 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 Carcassonne to Castres Airport is to taxi which takes 57 min and costs 65€ - 85€.

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