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

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Fly

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Frankfurt (FRA)

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Paris to Frankfurt central train station

Train

  1. Take the train from Paris Est to Frankfurt

Train via Frankfurt

  1. Take the train from Paris Est to Frankfurt

Drive

  1. Drive from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Frankfurt am Main

Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Hesse by train, walk and subway

The journey time between Paris CDG Airport (CDG) and Hesse is around 4h 43m and covers a distance of around 689 km. This includes an average layover time of around 14 min. The fastest journey normally takes 4h 30m. Operated by Paris RER, TGV inOui, DB Fernverkehr AG and others, the Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Hesse service departs from Aeroport Charles De Gaulle 2 Tgv and arrives in Frankfurt. Typically 40 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
4h 28m
Layover time:
14 min
Total time:
4h 43m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
4h 30m
Journey distance:
689 km
Services per week:
40
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
36 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:29
Last service departs at:
18:23

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Hesse train, walk and subway schedules

France → Germany
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International entry into Germany from France

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
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Conditions of entry into Germany from France

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
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  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
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  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
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  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
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  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
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  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

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Rules to follow in Germany

1.5m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from France

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Germany from France.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Hesse is 116 117.

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

The social distance requirement in Hesse is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 116 117.

No, but conditions apply when returning to France from Germany.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 15 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Hesse is to bus which costs €35 - €50 and takes 9h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Hesse is to fly which costs €55 - €170 and takes 1h 32m.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Hesse. However, there are services departing from Aeroport Charles De Gaulle 2 Tgv and arriving at Frankfurt via Paris Est and Frankfurt. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 24m.

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The distance between Paris CDG Airport (CDG) and Hesse is 496 km. The road distance is 566.7 km.

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The best way to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Hesse without a car is to train which takes 5h 24m and costs €100 - €190.

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It takes approximately 1h 32m to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Hesse, including transfers.

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Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Hesse train services, operated by DB Fernverkehr AG, depart from Paris Est station.

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The best way to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Hesse is to fly which takes 1h 32m and costs €55 - €170. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €100 - €190 and takes 5h 24m, you could also bus, which costs €35 - €50 and takes 9h 45m.

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

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Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Hesse train services, operated by DB Fernverkehr AG, arrive at Frankfurt station.

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Map of how to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Hesse.
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  • Distance: 496.3 km
  • Duration: 1h 32m

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

Lufthansa, Gulf Air Bahrain and two other airlines fly from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Frankfurt am Main every 3 hours. Alternatively, DB Fernverkehr AG operates a train from Paris Est to Frankfurt 4 times a day, and the journey takes 3h 39m. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €340
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€60 - €340
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €290
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €400
Gulf Air Bahrain
Website
gulfair.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €440
Train operators
DB Fernverkehr AG
Website
delfi.de
Train from Paris Est to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 39m
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
delfi.de
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 Paris l'Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€110 - €160
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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 Paris l'Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€100 - €140
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€100 - €120
1st Class
€110 - €140
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris to Frankfurt central train station
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€29 - €40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Yes, the driving distance between Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Hesse is 567 km. It takes approximately 5h 14m to drive from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Hesse.

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Gulf Air Bahrain, Air France, KLM and Lufthansa offer flights from Paris CDG Airport to Frankfurt Airport.

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