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There are 3 ways to get from Paris to Bayeux by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2h 21m

  1. Take the train from Paris St Lazare to Bayeux Ter

30€ - 65€

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Bus  •  5h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Paris to Caen 722 / ...

19€ - 34€

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Drive  •  2h 27m

  1. Drive from Porte Maillot to Bayeux 256.5 km

28€ - 45€

Paris → Bayeux

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The cheapest way to get from Paris to Bayeux is to bus which costs 18€ - 35€ and takes 5h 1m.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Bayeux is to train which costs 30€ - 65€ and takes 2h 21m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Paris St Lazare and arriving at Bayeux. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 21m.

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The distance between Paris and Bayeux is 227 km. The road distance is 256.5 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Bayeux without a car is to train which takes 2h 21m and costs 30€ - 65€.

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The train from Paris St Lazare to Bayeux takes 2h 21m including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Paris to Bayeux train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Paris St Lazare station.

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The best way to get from Paris to Bayeux is to train which takes 2h 21m and costs 30€ - 65€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 18€ - 35€ and takes 5h 1m.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Bayeux is 256 km. It takes approximately 2h 27m to drive from Paris to Bayeux.

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  • Distance: 227.5 km
  • Duration: 2h 21m

What companies run services between Paris, France and Bayeux, Normandy, France?

SNCF operates a train from Paris St Lazare to Bayeux every 4 hours. Tickets cost 30€ - 65€ and the journey takes 2h 21m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Paris to Caen once daily. Tickets cost 13€ - 17€ and the journey takes 3h 45m.

Train operators

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. 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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+33 9 70 60 99 70
Train from Paris St Lazare to Bayeux
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
30€ - 65€
2nd Class
30€ - 50€
Rail 1st Class
40€ - 65€
Bus operators

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
+49 1807 123 99 123
Bus from Paris to Caen
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Once daily
Estimated price
13€ - 17€

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