There are 4 ways to get from Paris to Chinon by train, bus or car

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 TGV  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to Tours Tgv
  2. Take the train from Tours to Chinon

$62 - $75

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to Tours Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Tours to Sainte-Maure-de-Touraine H / ...

$13 - $20

2 alternative options

Train via Paris Austerlitz  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Austerlitz to Tours Ic
  2. Take the train from Tours to Chinon

$51 - $73

Drive  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Chinon 177.7 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Paris to Chinon is to bus which costs 11€ - 18€ and takes 6 h 45 min.

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

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The distance between Paris and Chinon is 245 km. The road distance is 284 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 2 min to get from Paris to Chinon, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Paris to Chinon. However, there are services departing from Paris City Center - Bercy and arriving at Chinon Statue de Rabelais via Tours and Sainte-Maure-de-Touraine Carrefour des 4 Routes. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Chinon. However, there are services departing from Paris Montparnasse and arriving at Chinon via Tours. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 2 min.

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

You can take a train from Paris to Chinon via Tours in around 3 h 2 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Paris to Chinon via Tours, Tours, Sainte-Maure-de-Touraine, and Sainte-Maure-de-Touraine Carrefour des 4 Routes in around 6 h 45 min.

Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Paris Montparnasse to Tours
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Tours to Chinon
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$14 - $21
1st Class
$18 - $28
Train from Paris Austerlitz to Tours
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $80
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to Tours
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
Ouibus
Rémi
Phone
+33 2 38 70 30 30
Email
pole-internet@regioncentre.fr
Website
remi-centrevaldeloire.fr
Bus from Tours to Sainte-Maure-de-Touraine
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
remi-centrevaldeloire.fr
Touraine Fil Vert
Phone
02 47 31 14 00
Website
tourainefilvert.com
Bus from Tours - Halte Routière to Sainte-Maure-de-Touraine
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tourainefilvert.com

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