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There are 9 ways to get from Göttingen to Paris by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  6h 50m

  1. Take the train from Goettingen to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Paris l'Est Ice / ...

137€ - 220€

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Train, bus  •  15h 47m

  1. Take the train from Goettingen to Kassel-Wilhelmshoehe Ice / ...
  2. Take the bus from Kassel to Dortmund central bus station 023
  3. Take the bus from Dortmund central bus station to Paris

57€ - 102€

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Train via Düsseldorf  •  9h 16m

  1. Take the train from Goettingen to Paderborn Hbf Re
  2. Take the train from Paderborn Hbf to Kamen Re
  3. Take the train from Kamen to Düsseldorf Hbf Re1 / ...
  4. Take the train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Paris Nord

Drive  •  6h 56m

  1. Drive from Göttingen to Paris Gallieni 764.3 km

80€ - 130€

Train to Frankfurt, fly  •  6h 24m

  1. Take the train from Goettingen to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Paris CDG (CDG) FRA - CDG

108€ - 275€

Train to Hannover, fly  •  5h 22m

  1. Take the train from Goettingen to Hannover Hbf
  2. Fly from Hannover (HAJ) to Paris CDG (CDG) HAJ - CDG

99€ - 334€

Train to Hamburg, fly  •  6h 48m

  1. Take the train from Goettingen to Hamburg Hbf
  2. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Paris CDG (CDG) HAM - CDG

100€ - 352€

Train to Berlin Brandenburg Apt, fly  •  7h 32m

  1. Take the train from Goettingen to Berlin Hbf
  2. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Paris CDG (CDG) BER - CDG

120€ - 395€

Train to Nuremberg, fly  •  7h 5m

  1. Take the train from Goettingen to Nuernberg Hbf
  2. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Paris CDG (CDG) NUE - CDG

138€ - 396€

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The cheapest way to get from Göttingen to Paris is to train and bus which costs 55€ - 110€ and takes 15h 47m.

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The quickest way to get from Göttingen to Paris is to train and fly which costs 95€ - 340€ and takes 5h 22m.

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No, there is no direct train from Göttingen to Paris. However, there are services departing from Goettingen and arriving at Paris l'Est via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 50m.

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It is 616 km from Göttingen to Paris. It is approximately 764.3 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Göttingen to Paris without a car is to train which takes 6h 50m and costs 130€ - 220€.

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It takes approximately 6h 50m to get from Göttingen to Paris, including transfers.

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Göttingen to Paris train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Goettingen station.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Paris CDG Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Göttingen to Paris train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Paris l'Est station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Göttingen to Paris is 764 km. It takes approximately 6h 56m to drive from Göttingen to Paris.

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  • Distance: 615.9 km
  • Duration: 6h 50m

What companies run services between Göttingen, Germany and Paris, France?

You can take a train from Göttingen to Paris via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf in around 6h 50m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
80€ - 330€
Flights from Hannover to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 210€
Flights from Hamburg to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 360€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 440€
Flights from Nuremberg to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
90€ - 230€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 270€
Flights from Frankfurt to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
55€ - 270€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 600€
Flights from Nuremberg to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
150€ - 410€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Hamburg to Paris CDG via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
160€ - 600€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Paris CDG via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
160€ - 850€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Hamburg to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 360€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 400€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Hamburg to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 180€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Paris CDG via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
80€ - 320€
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Hamburg to Paris CDG via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 450€
Gulf Air Bahrain
Website
gulfair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
110€ - 160€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Paris CDG via Brussels
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
55€ - 270€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
40€ - 220€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Paris CDG via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
160€ - 550€
Train operators
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 Goettingen to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Paris l'Est
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
100€ - 140€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Goettingen to Kassel-Wilhelmshoehe
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
16€ - 23€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Goettingen to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
45€ - 70€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Goettingen to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
25€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Goettingen to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
50€ - 70€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Goettingen to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
60€ - 85€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Goettingen to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
60€ - 85€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Goettingen to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
55€ - 85€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Goettingen to Kassel-Wilhelmshoehe
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Goettingen to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Goettingen to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
60€ - 85€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Goettingen to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
70€ - 100€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Paris l'Est
Ave. Duration
3h 51m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
90€ - 120€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
90€ - 110€
1st Class
100€ - 120€
NordWestBahn
Phone
01806 / 600161
Email
dialog@nordwestbahn.de
Website
nordwestbahn.de
Train from Goettingen to Paderborn Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
nordwestbahn.de
Abellio
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Paderborn Hbf to Kamen
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio
Train from Kamen to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio
ABELLIO Rail NRW GmbH
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Paderborn Hbf to Kamen
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio NRW
Train from Kamen to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio NRW
National Express
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Kamen to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
20€ - 26€
Website
National Express Rail
ABELLIO Rail
Phone
0800 2235546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Kamen to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
ABELLIO Rail
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Kamen to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 9€
Website
Eurobahn
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
110€ - 240€
Website
Thalys
Standard
110€ - 160€
Comfort
130€ - 170€
Premium
170€ - 240€
metronom
Phone
+49 581 97164164
Email
presse@der-metronom.de
Website
der-metronom.de
Train from Goettingen to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
metronom
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
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Goettingen to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
16€ - 23€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Goettingen to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Goettingen to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
17€ - 23€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Goettingen to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Train from Göttingen to Hannover Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
90€ - 110€
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Urlaubs-Express
Train from Göttingen to Hamburg Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
90€ - 110€
Book at
Urlaubs-Express
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Phone
+49 (0) 911 / 240 388 – 22
Email
info@bahntouristikexpress.de
Website
bahntouristikexpress.de
Train from Goettingen to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Train from Goettingen to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Train from Goettingen to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 56m
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Kassel to Dortmund central bus station
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Dortmund central bus station to Paris
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
30€ - 40€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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