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There are 11 ways to get from Greece to Paris by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry or car

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Fly Thessaloniki to Paris CDG  •  6h 24m

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Paris CDG (CDG) SKG - CDG

77€ - 261€

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Fly Heraklion to Paris CDG  •  6h 29m

  1. Fly from Heraklion (HER) to Paris CDG (CDG) HER - CDG

56€ - 220€

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Fly Athens to Paris CDG  •  6h 44m

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Paris CDG (CDG) ATH - CDG

70€ - 339€

Fly Athens to Paris Orly  •  6h 41m

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Paris Orly (ORY) ATH - ORY

81€ - 422€

Fly Heraklion to Paris Orly  •  6h 21m

  1. Fly from Heraklion (HER) to Paris Orly (ORY) HER - ORY

107€ - 423€

Fly Rhodes to Paris CDG  •  7h 7m

  1. Fly from Rhodes (RHO) to Paris CDG (CDG) RHO - CDG

102€ - 332€

Train, bus  •  33h 49m

  1. Take the train from Athens to Thessaloniki Ic
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Stuttgart
  3. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Paris l'Est Tgv / ...

161€ - 289€

Bus via Mannheim  •  40h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Thessaloniki
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Mannheim
  3. Take the bus from Mannheim, ZOB Heinrich von Stephan Str. 6 to Paris, Bercy Seine

105€ - 185€

Bus  •  2 days 0h

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Paris Varna - Strasbourg - Paris

131€ - 196€

Train, bus and ferry  •  2 days 1h

  1. Take the train from Athens to Larissa Ic
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Larissa to Mannheim
  3. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Paris l'Est Ice / ...

343€ - 520€

Drive  •  26h 43m

  1. Drive from Athens to Paris Gallieni 2891.5 km

350€ - 550€

Greece → France
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Domestic travel is restricted

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Paris is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Paris is mandatory.

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The cheapest way to get from Greece to Paris is to fly which costs 75€ - 270€ and takes 6h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Greece to Paris is to fly which costs 100€ - 430€ and takes 6h 21m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Greece to Paris. However, there are services departing from Αφετηρια and arriving at Paris, Bercy Seine via Athens, Thessaloniki and Mannheim, ZOB Heinrich von Stephan Str. 6. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 40h 33m.

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It is 1908 km from Greece to Paris. It is approximately 2891.5 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Greece to Paris without a car is to train and bus which takes 33h 49m and costs 160€ - 290€.

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It takes approximately 6h 24m to get from Greece to Paris, including transfers.

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Greece to Paris bus services, operated by KTEL Thessalonikis, depart from Athens station.

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The best way to get from Greece to Paris is to fly which takes 6h 24m and costs 75€ - 270€. Alternatively, you can bus via Mannheim, which costs 100€ - 190€ and takes 40h 33m.

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The quickest flight from Thessaloniki Airport to Paris CDG Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h.

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Greece to Paris bus services, operated by RegioJet, arrive at Paris, Bercy Seine station.

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Map of how to get from Greece to Paris.
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  • Distance: 1908 km
  • Duration: 6h 24m

What companies run services between Greece and Paris, France?

Aegean Airlines, Air France and eight other airlines fly from Thessaloníki to Paris 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Athens to Paris Bercy via Σταθ.Υπερασ.Λεωφ.Κηφισου, Athens, Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, and Mannheim, ZOB Heinrich von Stephan Str. 6 in around 40h 33m.

Airlines
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Athens to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 320€
Flights from Heraklion to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 400€
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
130€ - 480€
Flights from Thessaloniki to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
130€ - 480€
Flights from Athens to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 550€
Flights from Heraklion to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
55€ - 650€
Flights from Heraklion to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
55€ - 650€
Flights from Heraklion to Paris CDG via Athens
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
55€ - 650€
Flights from Rhodes to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
95€ - 320€
Flights from Rhodes to Paris CDG via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
95€ - 320€
Flights from Rhodes to Paris CDG via Athens
Ave. Duration
6h 2m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
95€ - 320€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
180€ - 600€
Flights from Thessaloniki to Paris CDG via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
110€ - 190€
Flights from Athens to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
90€ - 550€
Flights from Heraklion to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
110€ - 400€
Flights from Athens to Paris Orly via Marseille
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
95€ - 330€
Flights from Heraklion to Paris Orly via Marseille
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
110€ - 410€
Flights from Rhodes to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
120€ - 440€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
130€ - 480€
Flights from Athens to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 650€
Flights from Heraklion to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 360€
Flights from Heraklion to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
55€ - 650€
Flights from Rhodes to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
120€ - 650€
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Athens to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 550€
Flights from Athens to Paris CDG via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
130€ - 600€
Flights from Rhodes to Paris CDG via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Monday
Estimated price
120€ - 450€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Athens to Paris CDG via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
110€ - 600€
Flights from Athens to Paris Orly via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
90€ - 800€
Flights from Heraklion to Paris Orly via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6h 57m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
100€ - 410€
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Thessaloniki to Paris CDG via Athens
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
150€ - 360€
Flights from Athens to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
160€ - 600€
Flights from Rhodes to Paris CDG via Athens
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
210€ - 490€
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Paris CDG via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
110€ - 190€
Flights from Athens to Paris CDG via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday
Estimated price
95€ - 300€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Paris CDG via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 350€
Flights from Athens to Paris CDG via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
120€ - 350€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Athens to Paris CDG via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
180€ - 700€
Flights from Heraklion to Paris CDG via Geneva
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
210€ - 460€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Athens to Paris CDG via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
120€ - 550€
Flights from Athens to Paris CDG via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday
Estimated price
95€ - 300€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Heraklion to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
50€ - 370€
Flights from Athens to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
75€ - 150€
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Paris CDG via Riga
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
100€ - 270€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Athens to Paris CDG via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
160€ - 850€
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Athens to Paris Orly via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
110€ - 900€
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Athens to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
4h 23m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
19€ - 28€
Website
Greek Railways (OSE)
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Raileurope.com
Train from Athens to Larissa
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
12€ - 19€
Website
Greek Railways (OSE)
Book at
Raileurope.com
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 Stuttgart Hbf to Paris l'Est
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
90€ - 130€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
90€ - 110€
1st Class
100€ - 130€
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Paris l'Est
Ave. Duration
3h 9m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
80€ - 110€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
80€ - 95€
1st Class
90€ - 110€
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 Stuttgart Hbf to Paris l'Est
Ave. Duration
3h 24m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
100€ - 140€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Paris l'Est
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
85€ - 130€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Bus operators
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
22h 35m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
45€ - 110€
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Mannheim
Ave. Duration
24h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
50€ - 110€
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
KTEL Thessalonikis
Phone
+30 2310 510835
Email
contact@ktelthes.gr
Website
ktelthes.gr
Bus from Athens to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
39€
Schedules at
ktelthes.gr
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Mannheim, ZOB Heinrich von Stephan Str. 6 to Paris, Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
15€ - 22€
Website
RegioJet
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 Mannheim central bus station to Paris
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
25€ - 35€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 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 Mannheim to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
16€ - 21€
Website
Blablabus
Tourist Service Holding AD
Phone
02 981 13 33
Email
outgoing@tourist-service.com
Website
tourist-service.com
Bus from Athens to Sofia
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
66€
Schedules at
tourist-service.com
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Sofia to Paris
Ave. Duration
36h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
220€ - 280€
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Sofia to Paris
Ave. Duration
32h 27m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
65€ - 90€
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Karat-S
Phone
+359 2 8120810
Email
operations@eurolines.bg
Website
karat-s.com
Bus from Sofia Serdica Bus Station to Paris Gallieni
Ave. Duration
34h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
90€ - 130€
Website
Karat-S
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Larissa to Mannheim
Ave. Duration
40h 45m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
250€ - 370€
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr

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Paris is 1h behind Greece. It is currently 5:08 PM in Greece and 4:08 PM in Paris.

Yes, the driving distance between Greece to Paris is 2891 km. It takes approximately 26h 43m to drive from Greece to Paris.

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Air France, Lufthansa, Aegean Airlines and four other airlines offer flights from Thessaloniki Airport to Paris CDG Airport.

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There are 9695+ hotels available in Paris. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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The best way to get from Greece to Thessaloniki Airport is to shuttle which takes 42 min and costs 2€.

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