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There are 10 ways to get from Paris to Avignon by train, bus, rideshare, 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  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Avignon TGV Tgv

$120 - $140

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Bus Ouibus  •  9 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to Avignon Ouibus

$24 - $65

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Bus FlixBus  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Avignon, Avignon N749

$46 - $71

Rideshare  •  8 h 13 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Paris to Avignon 429.9 miles

$51

Drive  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Avignon 430.4 miles

$90 - $140

Fly Paris Orly to Marseille, train  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Marseille (MRS) ORY - MRS
  2. Take the train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Avignon TGV

$74 - $298

Fly Paris CDG to Marseille, train  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Marseille (MRS) CDG - MRS
  2. Take the train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Avignon TGV

$81 - $330

Fly Paris Orly to Montpellier, train  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Montpellier (MPL) ORY - MPL
  2. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Avignon Centre

$79 - $333

Fly Paris CDG to Montpellier, train  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Montpellier (MPL) CDG - MPL
  2. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Avignon Centre

$86 - $335

Fly Paris Orly to Lyon, train  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Lyon (LYS) ORY - LYS
  2. Take the train from Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) to Avignon Centre

$100 - $305

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Paris to Avignon is to bus which costs 21€ - 55€ and takes 9 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Avignon is to train which costs 110€ - 120€ and takes 2 h 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Paris City Centre - Bercy and arriving at Avignon. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Paris Gare de Lyon and arriving at Avignon TGV. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 40 min.

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The distance between Paris and Avignon is 577 km. The road distance is 688.6 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Avignon without a car is to train which takes 2 h 40 min and costs 110€ - 120€.

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The train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Avignon TGV takes 2 h 40 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Paris to Avignon bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from Paris City Centre - Bercy station.

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Paris to Avignon train services, operated by inOui TGV, depart from Paris Gare de Lyon station.

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The best way to get from Paris to Avignon is to train which takes 2 h 40 min and costs 110€ - 120€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 8 h 51 min.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Avignon.
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  • Distance: 360.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 40 min

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

inOui TGV operates a train from Paris to Avignon every 2 hours. Tickets cost $120 - $140 and the journey takes 2 h 40 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Paris to Avignon 5 times a week. Tickets cost $35 - $65 and the journey takes 8 h 25 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from Paris Orly to Marseille via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flights from Paris Orly to Marseille via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from Paris CDG to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $410
Flights from Paris CDG to Marseille via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $410
Flights from Paris Orly to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Flights from Paris CDG to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $490
Flights from Paris CDG to Montpellier via Nantes
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Paris Orly to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $380
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from Paris Orly to Marseille via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flights from Paris Orly to Marseille via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from Paris Orly to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Flights from Paris Orly to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $380
Air Madagascar
Website
airmadagascar.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$320 - $600
XL Airways France
Website
xl.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $140
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$120 - $140
1st Class
$160 - $240
Train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $25
1st Class
$35 - $38
Train from Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) to Avignon Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
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 Aix-en-Provence TGV to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $25
1st Class
$22 - $35
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Avignon Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $29
1st Class
$27 - $45
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$25 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $55
Sncf Ter
Website
bretagne.prod.navitia.com
Train from Gare de Montpellier-Saint-Roch to Gare de Avignon-Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
bretagne.prod.navitia.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris, Paris to Avignon, Avignon
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $65
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 Avignon
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
Ouibus
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Avignon
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
isilines.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Paris to Avignon
Ave. Duration
8 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$51
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Paris Orly Airport to Marseille Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Paris to Avignon bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Avignon station.

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Paris to Avignon train services, operated by inOui TGV, arrive at Avignon TGV station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Avignon is 689 km. It takes approximately 6 h 30 min to drive from Paris to Avignon.

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Hop! and Air France offer flights from Paris Orly Airport to Marseille Airport.

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There are 1627+ hotels available in Avignon. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Paris and Avignon. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris Orly Airport is to bus which takes 15 min and costs 9€.

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