There are 8 ways to get from Clermont-Ferrand to Paris by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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Train  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Clermont-Ferrand to Paris-Bercy Ic

$55 - $85

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Bus  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Clermont-Ferrand to Paris Centre - Bercy Ouibus / ...

$15 - $40

6 alternative options

Rideshare  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Clermont-Ferrand to Paris 264.4 miles

$32

Drive  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Clermont-Ferrand to Paris 263.8 miles

$55 - $85

Fly Clermont-Ferrand to Paris Orly  •  3 h

  1. Fly from Clermont-Ferrand (CFE) to Paris Orly (ORY) CFE - ORY

$68 - $363

Fly Clermont-Ferrand to Paris CDG  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Clermont-Ferrand (CFE) to Paris CDG (CDG) CFE - CDG

$64 - $344

Train to Le Puy, fly to Paris Orly  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Clermont-Ferrand to Darsac
  2. Fly from Le Puy (LPY) to Paris Orly (ORY) LPY - ORY

$172 - $675

Train to Lyon, fly to Paris Orly  •  5 h 40 min

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

$112 - $327

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Clermont-Ferrand and arriving at Paris Centre - Bercy. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Clermont-Ferrand and arriving at Paris-Bercy. Services depart every two hours, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 3 h 27 min.

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The distance between Clermont-Ferrand and Paris is 347 km. The road distance is 422.1 km.

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The best way to get from Clermont-Ferrand to Paris without a car is to train which takes 3 h 27 min and costs .

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The train from Clermont-Ferrand to Paris-Bercy takes 3 h 27 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Clermont-Ferrand to Paris bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from Clermont-Ferrand station.

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Clermont-Ferrand to Paris train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Clermont-Ferrand station.

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The best way to get from Clermont-Ferrand to Paris is to train which takes 3 h 27 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 30 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 3 h.

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The quickest flight from Clermont-Ferrand Airport to Paris Orly Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Clermont-Ferrand to Paris bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Paris Centre - Bercy station.

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Map of how to get from Clermont-Ferrand to Paris.
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  • Distance: 216.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 27 min

What companies run services between Clermont-Ferrand, France and Paris, France?

SNCF operates a train from Clermont-Ferrand to Paris every 2 hours. Tickets cost $55 - $85 and the journey takes 3 h 27 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Clermont-Ferrand to Paris 3 times a day. Tickets cost $15 - $22 and the journey takes 6 h 30 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Clermont-Ferrand to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $400
Flights from Clermont-Ferrand to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $460
Flights from Lyon to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $380
Twin Jet
Website
twinjet.fr
Flights from Le Puy to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
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 Clermont-Ferrand to Paris-Bercy
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$55 - $85
1st Class
$85 - $130
Train from Clermont-Ferrand to Darsac
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Train from Clermont-Ferrand to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $75
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 Clermont-Ferrand to Paris Centre - Bercy
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
Ouibus
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Clermont-Ferrand to Paris - Gallieni
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Schedules at
isilines.com
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 Clermont-Ferrand to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $40
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.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Clermont-Ferrand to Paris
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$32
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Clermont-Ferrand to Paris train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Paris-Bercy station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Clermont-Ferrand to Paris is 422 km. It takes approximately 3 h 54 min to drive from Clermont-Ferrand to Paris.

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Air France offers flights from Clermont-Ferrand Airport to Paris Orly Airport.

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Book your Clermont-Ferrand to Paris bus tickets online with Distribusion and FlixBus.

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There are 4974+ hotels available in Paris. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Clermont-Ferrand 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 Clermont-Ferrand to Clermont-Ferrand Airport is to bus which takes 19 min and costs .

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