There are 7 ways to get from Gießen to Paris by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Gießen to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ic
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Paris Est Ice / ...

$131 - $200

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Bus FlixBus  •  10 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Gießen, Gießen Mathematikum to Montabaur 235
  2. Take the bus from Montabaur to Paris, Paris N780

$40 - $67

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Bus Ouibus  •  11 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Gießen to Frankfurt am Main
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Paris City Centre - Bercy Ouibus

$60 - $89

Drive  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Gießen to Paris 394.9 miles

$80 - $130

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Paris CDG  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Gießen to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Paris CDG (CDG) FRA - CDG

$94 - $338

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Paris Orly  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Gießen to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Paris Orly (ORY) FRA - ORY

$164 - $668

Train, train to Stuttgart, fly to Paris CDG  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Gießen to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
  3. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Paris CDG (CDG) STR - CDG

$125 - $361

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The cheapest way to get from Gießen to Paris is to bus which costs 30€ - 60€ and takes 10 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gießen to Paris is to train and fly which costs 80€ - 290€ and takes 5 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Gießen to Paris. However, there are services departing from Gießen, Gießen Mathematikum and arriving at Paris, Paris via Montabaur. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Gießen to Paris. However, there are services departing from Gießen and arriving at Paris Est via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 42 min.

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The distance between Gießen and Paris is 493 km. The road distance is 631.9 km.

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The best way to get from Gießen to Paris without a car is to train which takes 5 h 42 min and costs 110€ - 170€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 42 min to get from Gießen to Paris, including transfers.

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Gießen to Paris bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Gießen, Gießen Mathematikum station.

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Gießen to Paris train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Gießen station.

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The best way to get from Gießen to Paris is to train which takes 5 h 42 min and costs 110€ - 170€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 30€ - 60€ and takes 10 h 15 min.

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Map of how to get from Gießen to Paris.
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  • Distance: 308.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 42 min

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

You can take a train from Gießen to Paris via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf in around 5 h 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gießen to Paris via Montabaur in around 10 h 15 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Stuttgart to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Stuttgart to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $470
Flights from Stuttgart to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Paris CDG via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Paris Orly via London City
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Paris Orly via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Paris Orly via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Paris Orly via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,900
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Paris CDG via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Paris Orly via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,500
Tunisair
Website
tunisair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Paris Orly via Tunis
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,300
Air Algérie
Website
airalgerie.dz
Flights from Frankfurt to Paris Orly via Algiers
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Paris CDG via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Gießen to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $220
Bus operators
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 Gießen, Gießen Mathematikum to Montabaur
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Montabaur to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Gießen to Frankfurt am Main
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
eurolines.de
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 Frankfurt to Paris City Centre - Bercy
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
Ouibus

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

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Gießen to Paris bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Paris, Paris station.

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Gießen to Paris train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Paris Est station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Gießen to Paris is 632 km. It takes approximately 5 h 48 min to drive from Gießen to Paris.

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Air France and Lufthansa offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to Paris CDG Airport.

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