There are 10 ways to get from Montreux to Paris by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Geneva  •  5h 28m

  1. Take the train from Montreux to Geneve Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Genève to Paris-Gare de Lyon 17-Y

160€ - 293€

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Bus  •  10h 27m

  1. Take the bus from Lausanne to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine N799

47€ - 69€

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Train  •  5h 31m

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Paris Gare De Lyon Tgv

99€ - 145€

Drive  •  5h 46m

  1. Drive from Montreux to Paris Gallieni 564.1 km

65€ - 100€

Train to Geneva, fly to Paris CDG  •  5h 27m

  1. Take the train from Montreux to Genève-Aéroport
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Paris CDG (CDG) GVA - CDG

86€ - 304€

Train to Geneva, fly to Paris Orly  •  5h 11m

  1. Take the train from Montreux to Genève-Aéroport
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Paris Orly (ORY) GVA - ORY

77€ - 237€

Train, train to Mulhouse, fly to Paris Orly  •  6h 21m

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Bern
  2. Take the train from Bern to Basel SBB
  3. Fly from Mulhouse (MLH) to Paris Orly (ORY) MLH - ORY

139€ - 448€

Train, train to Lyon, fly to Paris Orly  •  7h 25m

  1. Take the train from Montreux to Geneve
  2. Take the train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
  3. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Paris Orly (ORY) LYS - ORY

155€ - 413€

Train, train to Lyon, fly to Paris CDG  •  7h 41m

  1. Take the train from Montreux to Geneve
  2. Take the train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
  3. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Paris CDG (CDG) LYS - CDG

139€ - 390€

Train, train to Basel, fly to Paris CDG  •  7h 32m

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Bern
  2. Take the train from Bern to Basel SBB
  3. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Paris CDG (CDG) BSL - CDG

128€ - 425€

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The cheapest way to get from Montreux to Paris is to bus which costs SFr 45 - SFr 75 and takes 10h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Montreux to Paris is to train and fly which costs SFr 80 - SFr 260 and takes 5h 11m.

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No, there is no direct train from Montreux to Paris. However, there are services departing from Montreux and arriving at Paris-Gare de Lyon via Genève. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 28m.

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The distance between Montreux and Paris is 435 km. The road distance is 564.1 km.

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The best way to get from Montreux to Paris without a car is to train via Geneva which takes 5h 28m and costs SFr 170 - SFr 310.

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It takes approximately 5h 28m to get from Montreux to Paris, including transfers.

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Montreux to Paris train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Lausanne station.

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The best way to get from Montreux to Paris is to train via Geneva which takes 5h 28m and costs SFr 170 - SFr 310. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 45 - SFr 75 and takes 10h 27m.

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

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Montreux to Paris train services, operated by TGV inOui, arrive at Paris Gare De Lyon station.

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Map of how to get from Montreux to Paris.
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  • Distance: 435 km
  • Duration: 5h 28m

What companies run services between Montreux, Switzerland and Paris, France?

You can take a train from Montreux to Paris Bercy via Genève in around 5h 28m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Lausanne to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine once daily. Tickets cost 29€ - 40€ and the journey takes 8h 35m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Geneva to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 300€
Flights from Mulhouse to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 430€
Flights from Lyon to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 300€
Flights from Lyon to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 290€
Flights from Basel to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 270€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 210€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Paris CDG via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 350€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Geneva to Paris CDG via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
410€ - 2500€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Basel to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 500€
Train operators
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 Montreux to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
30€ - 55€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Genève to Paris-Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
130€ - 240€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Montreux to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
30€ - 55€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Lausanne to Bern
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
25€ - 45€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Bern to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
26€ - 50€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 80€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Montreux to Geneve
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
25€ - 70€
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
25€ - 35€
1st Class
50€ - 70€
Train from Montreux to Geneve-Aeroport
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
27€ - 70€
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
27€ - 40€
1st Class
50€ - 70€
Train from Bern to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
18€ - 40€
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
18€ - 25€
1st Class
29€ - 40€
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 Lausanne to Paris Gare De Lyon
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
85€ - 120€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
85€ - 110€
1st Class
95€ - 120€
Train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
20€ - 30€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
20€ - 23€
1st Class
25€ - 30€
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 Bern to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
15€ - 22€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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 Lausanne to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
29€ - 40€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Montreux to Paris is 564 km. It takes approximately 5h 46m to drive from Montreux to Paris.

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Brussels Airlines, Swiss and Air France offer flights from Geneva Airport to Paris CDG Airport.

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