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There are 6 ways to get from Paris to Étain by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3h 25m

  1. Take the train from Paris Est to Metz Ville Tgv
  2. Take the train from Metz Ville to Etain Verdun-Onville-Metz / ...

$80 - $94

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Bus  •  5h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Paris - Voyages Rada to Metz
  2. Take the bus from Gare de Metz-Ville to Etain-Centre Car METZ - VERDUN / ...

$30 - $44

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Train, bus  •  5h 39m

  1. Take the train from Gare de Paris-Est to Gare de Châlons-en-Champagne Paris-St Dizier-Bar Le Duc / ...
  2. Take the bus from Gare de Châlons-en-Champagne to Gare de Verdun BUS Chalons - Verdun

$58 - $81

Drive  •  2h 44m

  1. Drive from Paris to Étain 179 miles

$35 - $60

Fly Paris CDG to Luxembourg, train  •  5h 38m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Luxembourg (LUX) CDG - LUX
  2. Take the train from Gare de Luxembourg to Gare de Hagondange
  3. Take the train from Hagondange to Etain

$96 - $325

Fly Paris Orly to Metz/Nancy, train  •  7h 15m

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Metz/Nancy (ETZ) ORY - ETZ
  2. Take the train from Metz Ville to Etain

$316 - $723

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The cheapest way to get from Paris to Étain is to bus which costs 26€ - 40€ and takes 5h 16m.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Étain is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 2h 44m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Paris to Étain. However, there are services departing from Paris - Voyages Rada and arriving at Etain-Centre via Gare de Metz-Ville. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 16m.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Étain. However, there are services departing from Paris Est and arriving at Etain via Metz Ville. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 25m.

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The distance between Paris and Étain is 243 km. The road distance is 286.4 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Étain without a car is to train which takes 3h 25m and costs 65€ - 85€.

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It takes approximately 3h 25m to get from Paris to Étain, including transfers.

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Paris to Étain bus services, operated by Fudeks, depart from Paris - Voyages Rada station.

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Paris to Étain train services, operated by inOui TGV, depart from Paris Est station.

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The best way to get from Paris to Étain is to train which takes 3h 25m and costs 65€ - 85€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 26€ - 40€ and takes 5h 16m.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Étain.
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  • Distance: 151.7 miles
  • Duration: 3h 25m

What companies run services between Paris, France and Étain, France?

You can take a train from Paris to Étain via Metz Ville in around 3h 25m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Paris to Étain via Metz and Gare de Metz-Ville in around 5h 16m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $440
Flights from Paris Orly to Metz/Nancy via Marseille
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from Paris Orly to Metz/Nancy via Nice
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from Paris Orly to Metz/Nancy via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from Paris Orly to Metz/Nancy via Calvi
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from Paris Orly to Metz/Nancy via Toulouse, Lyon
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from Paris Orly to Metz/Nancy via Nice, Lyon
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from Paris Orly to Metz/Nancy via Marseille, Lyon
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Metz/Nancy via Marseille
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from Paris Orly to Metz/Nancy via Nice
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from Paris Orly to Metz/Nancy via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from Paris Orly to Metz/Nancy via Calvi
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from Paris Orly to Metz/Nancy via Toulouse, Lyon
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from Paris Orly to Metz/Nancy via Nice, Lyon
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from Paris Orly to Metz/Nancy via Marseille, Lyon
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Paris CDG to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $440
Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Est to Metz Ville
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$60 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $120
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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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Metz Ville to Etain
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $23
1st Class
$20 - $35
Train from Gare de Paris-Est to Gare de Châlons-en-Champagne
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$29 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $65
Train from Gare de Luxembourg to Gare de Hagondange
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$14 - $20
1st Class
$17 - $26
Train from Hagondange to Etain
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$14 - $20
1st Class
$17 - $27
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Phone
+352 24 89 24 89
Website
cfl.lu
Train from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale to Hagondange, Gare
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Website
cfl.lu
Bus operators
Fudeks
Phone
+381 11 7620255
Email
office@fudeks.rs
Website
fudeks.rs
Bus from Paris - Voyages Rada to Metz
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
en.fudeks.rs
Book at
fudeks.rs
SNCF Bus

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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to Luxembourg Airport is the direct flight which takes 55m.

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Paris to Étain bus services, operated by SNCF Bus, arrive at Etain-Centre station.

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Paris to Étain train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Etain station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Étain is 286 km. It takes approximately 2h 44m to drive from Paris to Étain.

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Luxair offers flights from Paris CDG Airport to Luxembourg Airport.

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There are 62+ hotels available in Étain. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris CDG Airport is to train which takes 38m and costs 10€.

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