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

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Fly Moscow Sheremetyevo to Paris CDG  •  7h 27m

  1. Fly from Moscow Sheremetyevo (SVO) to Paris CDG (CDG) SVO - CDG

106€ - 340€

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Fly Moscow Vnukovo to Paris Orly  •  9h 43m

  1. Fly from Moscow Vnukovo (VKO) to Paris Orly (ORY) VKO - ORY

41€ - 107€

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Fly Moscow Domodedovo to Paris CDG  •  9h 3m

  1. Fly from Moscow Domodedovo (DME) to Paris CDG (CDG) DME - CDG

98€ - 272€

Fly Moscow Vnukovo to Paris CDG  •  9h 32m

  1. Fly from Moscow Vnukovo (VKO) to Paris CDG (CDG) VKO - CDG

105€ - 234€

Train  •  41h 54m

  1. Take the train from Moskva Belorusskaja to Praga
  2. Take the train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Muenchen Hbf 358 / ...
  3. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Paris l'Est Tgv

280€ - 426€

Train via Frankfurt am Main  •  42h 9m

  1. Take the train from Moskva Belorusskaja to Praga
  2. Take the train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Dresden Hbf Ec
  3. Take the train from Dresden Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  4. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Paris l'Est Ice / ...

324€ - 496€

Bus  •  46h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Moscow Central Bus Station to Minsk Central bus station
  2. Take the bus from Minsk Central bus station to Warszawa Zachodnia bus station
  3. Take the bus from Warsaw to Paris

131€ - 191€

Train, bus  •  2 days 20h

  1. Take the train from Moskva Belorusskaia to Minsk Pas
  2. Take the bus from Minsk Central bus station to Düsseldorf
  3. Take the train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Paris Nord

168€ - 376€

Drive  •  27h 44m

  1. Drive from Moscow to Paris Gallieni 2833.3 km

310€ - 460€

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The cheapest way to get from Moscow to Paris is to fly which costs RUB 3600 - RUB 10000 and takes 9h 43m.

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The quickest way to get from Moscow to Paris is to fly which costs RUB 9000 - RUB 31000 and takes 7h 27m.

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No, there is no direct train from Moscow to Paris. However, there are services departing from Teatralnaya and arriving at Paris l'Est via Moskva Belorusskaja, Praha Hlavni Nadrazi and Muenchen Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 41h 54m.

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It is 2486 km from Moscow to Paris. It is approximately 2833.3 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Moscow to Paris without a car is to train which takes 41h 54m and costs RUB 25000 - RUB 39000.

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It takes approximately 7h 27m to get from Moscow to Paris, including transfers.

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Moscow to Paris train services, operated by Russian Railways (РЖД), depart from Moskva Belorusskaja station.

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The best way to get from Moscow to Paris is to fly which takes 7h 27m and costs RUB 9000 - RUB 31000. Alternatively, you can train, which costs RUB 25000 - RUB 39000 and takes 41h 54m, you could also bus, which costs RUB 11000 - RUB 18000 and takes 46h 49m.

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The quickest flight from Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport to Paris CDG Airport is the direct flight which takes 4h.

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Paris is 1h behind Moscow. It is currently 12:01 PM in Moscow and 11:01 AM in Paris.

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  • Distance: 2486.1 km
  • Duration: 7h 27m

What companies run services between Moscow, Russia and Paris, France?

Aeroflot Russian Airlines, Air France and four other airlines fly from Moscow to Paris 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Moscow to Paris via Belorusskaya, Moskva Belorusskaja, Praga, Praha Hlavni Nadrazi, and Muenchen Hbf in around 41h 54m.

Airlines
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
330€ - 470€
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Paris CDG via Pulkovo
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
330€ - 470€
Flights from Moscow Vnukovo to Paris CDG via Pulkovo
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 260€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Moscow Vnukovo to Paris CDG via Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
30€ - 90€
Flights from Moscow Vnukovo to Paris Orly via Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
30€ - 90€
Flights from Moscow Vnukovo to Paris Orly via Rome
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
45€ - 120€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
210€ - 1400€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
260€ - 900€
Flights from Moscow Vnukovo to Paris CDG via Pulkovo
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
85€ - 320€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Moscow Domodedovo to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
170€ - 420€
Flights from Moscow Domodedovo to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
170€ - 420€
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Moscow Domodedovo to Paris CDG via Corfu
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
190€ - 400€
Flights from Moscow Domodedovo to Paris CDG via Athens
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
190€ - 400€
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Moscow Vnukovo to Paris CDG via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
190€ - 280€
Flights from Moscow Vnukovo to Paris CDG via Ankara
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
190€ - 280€
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Paris CDG via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
130€ - 350€
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Paris CDG via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
160€ - 550€
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Paris CDG via Riga
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 230€
Belavia Belarusian Airlines
Website
belavia.by
Flights from Moscow Domodedovo to Paris CDG via Minsk
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
180€ - 400€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Moscow Domodedovo to Paris CDG via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
210€ - 280€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Moscow Domodedovo to Paris CDG via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 200€
Fly One
Website
flyone.eu
Flights from Moscow Vnukovo to Paris CDG via Chisinau
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
65€ - 340€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Moscow Vnukovo to Paris CDG via Rome
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 120€
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Moscow Vnukovo to Paris Orly via Budapest
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 170€
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Moscow Vnukovo to Paris Orly via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
85€ - 380€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Moscow Vnukovo to Paris Orly via Rome
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
45€ - 120€
Train operators
Russian Railways (РЖД)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Moskva Belorusskaja to Praga
Ave. Duration
27h 27m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
140€ - 220€
Website
pass.rzd.ru
2nd class (sleeping compartment)
171€
1 class (sleeping compartment)
266€
Train from Moskva Belorusskaia to Minsk Pas
Ave. Duration
8h 48m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
70€ - 110€
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
19€ - 35€
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
19€ - 24€
Business
27€ - 32€
1st Class
27€ - 33€
Train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
8€ - 15€
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
8€ - 11€
Business
12€ - 15€
1st Class
12€ - 15€
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.

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Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Paris l'Est
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
120€ - 170€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
120€ - 140€
1st Class
140€ - 170€
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€
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 Dresden Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
85€ - 120€
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
Belorussian Railways (BŽD)
Phone
(+375 17) 225 44 77
Website
rw.by
Train from Moskva Belorusskaia to Minsk Pas
Ave. Duration
9h 13m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
12€ - 45€
Website
Belorussian Railways
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Belorussian Railways
2nd Class (platzkart)
12€ - 24€
1st Class (Coupe)
19€ - 45€
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€
Bus operators
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Moscow Central Bus Station to Minsk Central bus station
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Minsk Central bus station to Warsaw Zachodni Bus Station
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
25€ - 50€
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Minsktrans
Phone
(+375 17) 219-86-01
Email
info@minsktrans.by
Website
minsktrans.by
Bus from Minsk Central bus station to Warszawa Zachodnia bus station
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
9€ - 27€
Book at
https://ticketbus.by/
Website
http://www.minsktrans.by
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 Minsk to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
27€ - 35€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Warsaw to Paris
Ave. Duration
23h 10m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
75€ - 95€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Visit Tour
Website
vt.by
Bus from Minsk Central bus station to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
2 days 6h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
45€ - 95€
Schedules at
vt.by

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Moscow to Paris is 2833 km. It takes approximately 27h 44m to drive from Moscow to Paris.

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LOT, Air Serbia, Air Baltic and three other airlines offer flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo 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 Moscow to Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport is to night bus which takes 45 min and costs RUB 55 - RUB 60.

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