Directions from Paris to Caen

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Ic

$35 - $55

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Ouibus / ...

$8 - $23

2 alternative options

Rideshare  •  2 h 58 min

  1. 146.2 miles

$16

Drive  •  2 h 15 min

  1. 146.2 miles

$30 - $50

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

SNCF operates a train from Paris to Caen hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 2 h 10 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Paris to Caen once daily. Tickets cost $8 - $13 and the journey takes 2 h 50 min. FlixBus also services this route twice a week.

Train operators
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris St Lazare to Caen
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $85
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Paris Porte d'Orléans to Caen
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris, Paris Ibis Clichy Batignolles to Caen
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Paris to Caen
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Paris and Caen is 201 km. The road distance is 234 km.

The cheapest way to get from Paris to Caen is to bus which costs 7€ - 19€ and takes 2 h 50 min.

The quickest way to get from Paris to Caen is to train which takes 2 h 10 min and costs 30€ - 50€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Paris St Lazare and arriving at Caen. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 2 h 10 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Paris Porte d'Orléans and arriving at Caen. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 50 min.

The train from Paris St Lazare to Caen takes 2 h 10 min including transfers and departs hourly.