There are 6 ways to get from Freiburg im Breisgau to Paris by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3h 3m

  1. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Paris l'Est Tgv

85€ - 110€

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Bus  •  7h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Freiburg to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine N99 / ...

27€ - 35€

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Drive  •  5h 13m

  1. Drive from Freiburg im Breisgau to Paris Gallieni 572.7 km

65€ - 110€

Train to Mulhouse, fly to Paris Orly  •  3h 46m

  1. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Basel Sbb
  2. Fly from Mulhouse (MLH) to Paris Orly (ORY) MLH - ORY

85€ - 355€

Train to Basel, fly to Paris CDG  •  4h 56m

  1. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Basel Sbb
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Paris CDG (CDG) BSL - CDG

74€ - 332€

Train, train to Zurich, fly to Paris CDG  •  6h 12m

  1. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Basel Sbb
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  3. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Paris CDG (CDG) ZRH - CDG

99€ - 310€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Freiburg im Breisgau to Paris is to bus which costs 27€ - 35€ and takes 7h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Freiburg im Breisgau to Paris is to train which costs 85€ - 110€ and takes 3h 3m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Freiburg and arriving at Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine. Services depart four times a week, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 7h 20m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf and arriving at Paris l'Est. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 3m.

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The distance between Freiburg im Breisgau and Paris is 417 km. The road distance is 572.7 km.

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The best way to get from Freiburg im Breisgau to Paris without a car is to train which takes 3h 3m and costs 85€ - 110€.

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The train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Paris l'Est takes 3h 3m including transfers and departs once daily.

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Freiburg im Breisgau to Paris bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Freiburg station.

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Freiburg im Breisgau to Paris train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Freiburg im Breisgau to Paris is to train which takes 3h 3m and costs 85€ - 110€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 27€ - 35€ and takes 7h 20m.

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  • Distance: 416.9 km
  • Duration: 3h 3m

What companies run services between Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany and Paris, France?

TGV inOui operates a train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Paris l'Est once daily. Tickets cost 85€ - 110€ and the journey takes 3h 3m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Freiburg to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine twice daily. Tickets cost 27€ - 35€ and the journey takes 7h 20m. Karat-S also services this route 3 times a week.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Mulhouse to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 420€
Flights from Basel to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 270€
Flights from Zurich to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 230€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 200€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Basel to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 490€
Flights from Zurich to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 440€
Flights from Zurich to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
160€ - 440€
Flights from Zurich to Paris CDG via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
55€ - 200€
Train operators
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Paris l'Est
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
85€ - 110€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
85€ - 100€
1st Class
90€ - 110€
Train from Basel Sbb to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
24€ - 35€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
30€ - 35€
1st Class
24€ - 29€
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 27€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Basel Sbb to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
12€ - 18€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Basel Sbb to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
14€ - 20€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
11€ - 25€
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
11€ - 15€
1st Class
18€ - 25€
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
30€ - 55€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Freiburg to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
27€ - 35€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Karat-S
Phone
+359 2 8120810
Email
operations@eurolines.bg
Website
karat-s.com
Bus from Freiburg Central Bus Station to Paris Gallieni
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
Karat-S

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The quickest flight from Mulhouse Airport to Paris Orly Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Freiburg im Breisgau to Paris bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine station.

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Freiburg im Breisgau to Paris train services, operated by TGV inOui, arrive at Paris l'Est station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Freiburg im Breisgau to Paris is 573 km. It takes approximately 5h 13m to drive from Freiburg im Breisgau to Paris.

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Air France offers flights from Mulhouse Airport to Paris Orly Airport.

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Book your Freiburg im Breisgau to Paris train tickets online with Omio and Omio.

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Book your Freiburg im Breisgau to Paris bus tickets online with Omio, FlixBus and Distribusion.

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