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There are 5 ways to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Caen by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  3h 39m

  1. Take the train from Paris St Lazare to Caen Ic

$49 - $71

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4h

  1. Take the bus from Paris - Roissy Charles De Gaulle Airport to Caen Ouibus

$9 - $14

3 alternative options

Train via Gare de Paris-St-Lazare  •  3h 50m

  1. Take the train from Gare de Paris-St-Lazare to Gare de Caen Caen - Paris-St-Lazare / ...

$50 - $70

Drive  •  2h 29m

  1. Drive from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Caen 159.8 miles

$30 - $50

Fly  •  4h 13m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Caen (CFR) CDG - CFR

$149 - $784

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The cheapest way to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Caen is to bus which costs 8€ - 12€ and takes 4h.

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The quickest way to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Caen is to drive which costs 29€ - 45€ and takes 2h 29m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Paris - Roissy Charles De Gaulle Airport and arriving at Caen. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Caen. However, there are services departing from Aeroport Charles De Gaulle 2 Tgv and arriving at Caen via Magenta and Paris St Lazare. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 39m.

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The distance between Paris CDG Airport (CDG) and Caen is 214 km. The road distance is 255.7 km.

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The best way to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Caen without a car is to train which takes 3h 39m and costs 40€ - 65€.

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It takes approximately 3h 39m to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Caen, including transfers.

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Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Caen bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from Paris - Roissy Charles De Gaulle Airport station.

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Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Caen train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Paris St Lazare station.

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The best way to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Caen is to train which takes 3h 39m and costs 40€ - 65€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 8€ - 12€ and takes 4h, you could also fly, which costs 120€ - 700€ and takes 4h 13m.

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Map of how to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Caen.
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  • Distance: 133.9 miles
  • Duration: 3h 39m

What companies run services between Paris CDG Airport (CDG), France and Caen, France?

SNCF operates a train from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Caen hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 2h 10m. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Caen twice daily. Tickets cost $9 - $14 and the journey takes 4h.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Caen via Marseille
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Paris CDG to Caen via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Paris CDG to Caen via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $950
Flights from Paris CDG to Caen via Pau
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Chalair Aviation
Website
chalair.eu
Flights from Paris CDG to Caen via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Train operators
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris St Lazare to Caen
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $80
Train from Gare de Paris-St-Lazare to Gare de Caen
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $80
Bus operators
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 Paris - Roissy Charles De Gaulle Airport to Caen
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
Ouibus

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More Questions & Answers

There is no direct flight from Paris CDG Airport to Caen Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h and has one stopover.

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Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Caen bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Caen station.

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Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Caen train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Caen station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Caen is 256 km. It takes approximately 2h 29m to drive from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Caen.

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Hop!, Chalair Aviation and Air France offer flights from Paris CDG Airport to Caen Airport.

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