There are 7 ways to get from Paris to Ars-sur-Formans 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 TGV  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv

$100 - $117

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Bus Ouibus  •  8 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to Villefranche-sur-Saône Ouibus

$18 - $27

5 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Paris-Bercy to Villefranche-s-Saone

$68 - $97

Bus FlixBus  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Villefranche-sur-Saône 719

$28 - $47

Drive  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Ars-sur-Formans 275.7 miles

$55 - $90

Fly from Paris Orly, train, bus  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Lyon (LYS) ORY - LYS
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Villefranche-s-Saone
  3. Take the bus from Villefranche sur Saône - Gare Routière to Ars-sur-Formans - Village

$79 - $289

Fly from Paris CDG, train, bus  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Lyon (LYS) CDG - LYS
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Villefranche-s-Saone
  3. Take the bus from Villefranche sur Saône - Gare Routière to Ars-sur-Formans - Village

$86 - $291

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The cheapest way to get from Paris to Ars-sur-Formans is to bus which costs 15€ - 23€ and takes 8 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Ars-sur-Formans is to drive which costs 50€ - 75€ and takes 4 h 2 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Paris to Ars-sur-Formans. However, there are services departing from Paris, Paris and arriving at Ars-sur-Formans - Village via Arnas - Ave Maria and Villefranche sur Saône - Gare Routière. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 57 min.

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The distance between Paris and Ars-sur-Formans is 368 km. The road distance is 441.1 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Ars-sur-Formans without a car is to train which takes 4 h 3 min and costs 80€ - 100€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 3 min to get from Paris to Ars-sur-Formans, including transfers.

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Paris to Ars-sur-Formans bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Paris, Paris station.

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The best way to get from Paris to Ars-sur-Formans is to train which takes 4 h 3 min and costs 80€ - 100€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 23€ - 40€ and takes 7 h 57 min.

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The quickest flight from Paris Orly Airport to Lyon Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Paris to Ars-sur-Formans bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Villefranche-sur-Saône station.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Ars-sur-Formans.
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  • Distance: 230.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 3 min

What companies run services between Paris, France and Ars-sur-Formans, France?

TGV operates a train from Paris to Ars-sur-Formans hourly. Tickets cost $85 - $100 and the journey takes 1 h 57 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Paris to Ars-sur-Formans 5 times a week. Tickets cost $24 - $45 and the journey takes 5 h 35 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $380
Flights from Paris CDG to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
XL Airways France
Website
xl.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$29 - $130
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $100
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$85 - $100
1st Class
$120 - $170
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 Paris-Bercy to Villefranche-s-Saone
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $95
1st Class
$95 - $150
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Villefranche-s-Saone
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$12 - $18
1st Class
$15 - $23
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris, Paris to Villefranche-sur-Saône
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 City Centre - Bercy to Villefranche-sur-Saône
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
Ouibus
Transports de l'Ain
Website
transportsdelain.fr
Bus from Villefranche sur Saône - Gare Routière to Ars-sur-Formans - Village
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
transportsdelain.fr
Car Ain.fr
Phone
04 74 22 01 77
Website
ain.fr
Bus from Villefranche sur Saône to Ars-sur-Formans
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ain.fr

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Ars-sur-Formans is 441 km. It takes approximately 4 h 2 min to drive from Paris to Ars-sur-Formans.

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Air France offers flights from Paris Orly Airport to Lyon Airport.

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There are 261+ hotels available in Ars-sur-Formans. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris Orly Airport is to bus which takes 16 min and costs 9€.

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