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There are 12 ways to get from France to Valencia by plane, train, 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 from Paris Orly  •  4h 37m

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Valencia (VLC) ORY - VLC

$64 - $238

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Rideshare  •  15h 34m

  1. Take the rideshare from Paris to Valence 860.6 miles

$42

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Fly from Paris CDG  •  4h 58m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Valencia (VLC) CDG - VLC

$68 - $266

Fly from Nantes  •  4h 21m

  1. Fly from Nantes (NTE) to Valencia (VLC) NTE - VLC

$83 - $256

Fly from Marseille  •  4h 13m

  1. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Valencia (VLC) MRS - VLC

$78 - $258

Train to Barcelona, fly  •  6h 7m

  1. Take the train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Barcelona Sants
  2. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Valencia (VLC) BCN - VLC

$108 - $239

Train, train to Zurich, fly  •  7h 18m

  1. Take the train from Strasbourg to Basel SBB
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  3. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Valencia (VLC) ZRH - VLC

$141 - $398

Train  •  11h 46m

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants Tgv
  2. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Valencia Joaquin Sorolla Em

$242 - $287

Train via Valencia Estacio del Nord  •  12h 6m

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants Tgv
  2. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Valencia Estacio del Nord Tlg / ...

$242 - $287

Bus ALSA  •  21h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Valencia

$72 - $122

Bus Starbus  •  27h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Paris - Gallieni to Reims
  2. Take the bus from Reims to Valencia

$145 - $148

Drive  •  12h 41m

  1. Drive from Paris to Valencia 861 miles

$180 - $270

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from France to Valencia is to rideshare which costs 36€ and takes 15h 34m.

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The quickest way to get from France to Valencia is to fly which costs 65€ - 230€ and takes 4h 13m.

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No, there is no direct bus from France to Valencia. However, there are services departing from Hotel De Ville and arriving at Valencia via Paris Gallieni. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21h 20m.

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The distance between France and Valencia is 814 km. The road distance is 1377.7 km.

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The best way to get from France to Valencia without a car is to train which takes 11h 46m and costs 210€ - 250€.

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It takes approximately 4h 37m to get from France to Valencia, including transfers.

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France to Valencia bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Paris Gallieni station.

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The best way to get from France to Valencia is to fly which takes 4h 37m and costs 55€ - 210€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 210€ - 250€ and takes 11h 46m, you could also bus, which costs 60€ - 110€ and takes 21h 20m.

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

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France to Valencia bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Valencia station.

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Map of how to get from France to Valencia.
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  • Distance: 508.9 miles
  • Duration: 4h 37m

What companies run services between France and Valencia, Spain?

Vueling Airlines, Transavia France and two other airlines fly from Paris to Valencia 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Paris to Valencia via Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare de Lyon, and Barcelona Sants in around 11h 46m.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Valencia
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Flights from Paris Orly to Valencia via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Flights from Paris Orly to Valencia via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Flights from Paris CDG to Valencia via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Nantes to Valencia via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Marseille to Valencia via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $390
Flights from Barcelona to Valencia
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Valencia
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Flights from Paris Orly to Valencia via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Flights from Barcelona to Valencia
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$29 - $200
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Valencia
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $500
Flights from Paris CDG to Valencia via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Zurich to Valencia via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $430
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Valencia via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Zurich to Valencia via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Zurich to Valencia via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Valencia
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $500
Flights from Zurich to Valencia via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $430
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Valencia
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Valencia via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Flights from Nantes to Valencia via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Nantes to Valencia
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from Marseille to Valencia
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$28 - $460
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Valencia
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Valencia via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Valencia via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Nantes to Valencia
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$75 - $90
1st Class
$110 - $150
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
6h 27m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$200 - $230
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $230
1st Class
$260 - $390
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 Strasbourg to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Valencia Joaquin Sorolla
Ave. Duration
3h 14m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Valencia Estacio del Nord
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Valencia
Ave. Duration
19h 45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
alsa.com
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Paris - Gallieni to Reims
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
isilines.com
Starbus
Phone
+34 (0) 963 49 67 67
Email
comercial@starbus.es
Website
starbus.es
Bus from Reims to Valencia
Ave. Duration
22h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$133
Schedules at
starbus.es
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 Paris to Valence
Ave. Duration
15h 34m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$42
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between France to Valencia is 1378 km. It takes approximately 12h 41m to drive from France to Valencia.

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Transavia France, easyJet, Vueling Airlines and Iberia offer flights from Paris Orly Airport to Valencia Airport.

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There are 1848+ hotels available in Valencia. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between France and Valencia. 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 France to Paris CDG Airport is to train which takes 40m and costs 10€.

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