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There are 10 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.

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Train  •  4h 11m

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Valence TGV Tgv
  2. Take the train from Valence Ville to Pierrelatte Lyon - Marseille Multi Activités / ...

$203 - $246

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Fly Paris Orly to Marseille, train, bus  •  6h 20m

  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 - $320

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Train via Lyon Part Dieu  •  4h 51m

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Pierrelatte Lyon - Marseille Multi Activités / ...

$189 - $233

Train, bus  •  5h 10m

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

$143 - $160

Bus  •  9h 34m

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

$165 - $217

Drive  •  6h 25m

  1. Drive from Paris to Chauvet Cave 414.3 miles

$85 - $130

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

  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  •  5h 23m

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

$171 - $401

Fly Paris CDG to Marseille, train, bus  •  6h 47m

  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 - $352

Fly Paris Orly to Montpellier, train  •  7h 16m

  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

$169 - $450

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The cheapest way to get from Paris to Chauvet Cave is to drive which costs 75€ - 120€ and takes 6h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Chauvet Cave is to train which costs 170€ - 220€ and takes 4h 11m.

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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 4h 11m and costs 170€ - 220€.

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It takes approximately 4h 11m 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 4h 11m and costs 170€ - 220€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 140€ - 190€ and takes 9h 34m.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Chauvet Cave is 663 km. It takes approximately 6h 25m 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 639+ hotels available in Chauvet Cave. Prices start at $69 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: 4h 11m

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 4h 11m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Paris to Chauvet Cave 5 times a week. Tickets cost $30 - $60 and the journey takes 8h 40m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from Paris Orly to Marseille via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Paris Orly to Marseille via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from Paris Orly to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $380
Flights from Paris CDG to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $410
Flights from Paris CDG to Marseille via Rennes
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $410
Flights from Paris CDG to Marseille via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $410
Flights from Paris Orly to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from Paris Orly to Marseille via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Paris Orly to Marseille via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from Paris Orly to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $380
Flights from Paris Orly to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Twin Jet
Website
twinjet.fr
Flights from Paris Orly to Le Puy
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Air Madagascar
Website
airmadagascar.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$320 - $600
Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $115
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $115
1st Class
$140 - $200
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $95
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$80 - $95
1st Class
$110 - $160
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
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
25m
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 Montelimar
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $40
1st Class
$50 - $60
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 Valence Ville to Pierrelatte
Ave. Duration
33m
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
1h 40m
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
25m
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
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $29
1st Class
$27 - $45
Train from Avignon Centre to Pierrelatte
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $22
1st Class
$19 - $30
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
24m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$25 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $55
Bus operators
Le Sept
Website
lesept.fr
Bus from Avignon - Gare TGV to Salavas
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
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
8h 40m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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

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