There are 11 ways to get from Paris to Chauvet Cave 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Valence TGV Tgv
  2. Take the train from Valence Ville to Pierrelatte

$210 - $248

Cheapest option

Fly Paris Orly to Marseille, train, bus  •  6 h 29 min

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

$91 - $300

9 alternative options

Train via Lyon Part Dieu  •  4 h 57 min

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

$195 - $235

Train, bus  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Avignon TGV Tgv
  2. Take the bus from Avignon - Gare TGV to Salavas 15

$146 - $162

Bus  •  9 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Montélimar 719

$165 - $218

Drive  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Chauvet Cave 414.3 miles

$85 - $130

Fly Paris Orly to Le Puy, drive  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Le Puy (LPY) ORY - LPY
  2. Drive from Le Puy to Chauvet Cave

$138 - $637

Fly Paris Orly to Lyon, train  •  5 h 22 min

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

$176 - $401

Fly Paris CDG to Marseille, train, bus  •  6 h 51 min

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

$98 - $332

Fly Paris Orly to Montpellier, train  •  7 h 14 min

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

$174 - $452

Fly Paris CDG to Montpellier, train  •  7 h 36 min

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

$181 - $454

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Paris to Chauvet Cave is to drive which costs 75€ - 110€ and takes 6 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Chauvet Cave is to train which costs 180€ - 220€ and takes 4 h 19 min.

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The distance between Paris and Chauvet Cave is 521 km. The road distance is 662.9 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Chauvet Cave without a car is to train which takes 4 h 19 min and costs 180€ - 220€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 19 min to get from Paris to Chauvet Cave, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Paris to Chauvet Cave is to train which takes 4 h 19 min and costs 180€ - 220€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 140€ - 190€ and takes 9 h 34 min.

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The quickest flight from Paris Orly Airport to Le Puy Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Chauvet Cave is 663 km. It takes approximately 6 h 25 min to drive from Paris to Chauvet Cave.

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Twin Jet offers flights from Paris Orly Airport to Le Puy Airport.

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There are 673+ hotels available in Chauvet Cave. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Chauvet Cave.
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  • Distance: 325.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 19 min

What companies run services between Paris, France and Chauvet Cave, France?

You can take a train from Paris to Chauvet Cave via Valence TGV, Valence Ville, and Pierrelatte in around 4 h 19 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Paris to Chauvet Cave 5 times a week. Tickets cost $35 - $60 and the journey takes 8 h 40 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 Orly to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from Paris Orly to Marseille via Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Paris CDG to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $410
Flights from Paris CDG to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $410
Flights from Paris CDG to Marseille via Nantes
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
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 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Twin Jet
Website
twinjet.fr
Flights from Paris Orly to Le Puy
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Air Corsica
Website
aircorsica.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Marseille via Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
XL Airways France
Website
xl.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Air Madagascar
Website
airmadagascar.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Marseille via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $120
1st Class
$140 - $200
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $95
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$85 - $95
1st Class
$110 - $170
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $140
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$120 - $140
1st Class
$170 - $250
Train from Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) to Montelimar
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $40
1st Class
$50 - $60
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
$36 - $38
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.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Valence Ville to Pierrelatte
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $24
1st Class
$21 - $35
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Pierrelatte
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$29 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $65
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
$23 - $35
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Avignon Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $30
1st Class
$27 - $45
Train from Avignon Centre to Pierrelatte
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $23
1st Class
$20 - $30
Bus operators
Le Sept
Website
lesept.fr
Bus from Avignon - Gare TGV to Salavas
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
auvergnerhonealpes.fr
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 Montélimar
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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