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There are 4 ways to get from Paris to Col des Goules by train, car or plane

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Train  •  3h 41m

  1. Take the train from Paris Bercy to Clermont Ferrand Intercités

€78 - €128

3 alternative options

Train via La Fontaine Du Berger  •  5h 11m

  1. Take the train from Paris-Bercy to Clermont-Ferrand Ic

€110 - €210

Drive  •  4h 2m

  1. Drive from Paris Bercy to Col des Goules 429.8 km

€45 - €70

Fly  •  2h 53m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Clermont-Ferrand (CFE) CDG - CFE

€106 - €408

Paris to Col des Goules by train and bus

The journey time between Paris and Col des Goules is around 4h 39m and covers a distance of around 433 km. The fastest journey normally takes 4h 3m. Operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), T2C - Transport en commun de l'agglomération clermontoise and Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes - cars Région Puy-de-Dôme, the Paris to Col des Goules service departs from Paris-Bercy and arrives in La Fontaine Du Berger. Typically six services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
4h 39m
Fastest journey time:
4h 3m
Services per week:
6
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
23 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
09:01
Last service departs at:
13:01

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Paris to Col des Goules train and bus schedules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Col des Goules is 800 130 000.

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The social distance requirement in Col des Goules is 1 metre.

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Last updated: 14 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Paris to Col des Goules is to drive which costs €45 - €70 and takes 4h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Col des Goules is to fly which costs €100 - €410 and takes 2h 53m.

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It is 343 km from Paris to Col des Goules. It is approximately 429.8 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Paris to Col des Goules without a car is to train which takes 3h 41m and costs €75 - €130.

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It takes approximately 3h 41m to get from Paris to Col des Goules, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Paris to Col des Goules is to train which takes 3h 41m and costs €75 - €130. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs €100 - €410 and takes 2h 53m.

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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to Clermont-Ferrand Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Col des Goules is 430 km. It takes approximately 4h 2m to drive from Paris to Col des Goules.

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Air France offers flights from Paris CDG Airport to Clermont-Ferrand Airport.

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There are 99+ hotels available in Col des Goules. Prices start at €75 per night.

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  • Distance: 342.5 km
  • Duration: 3h 41m

What companies run services between Paris, France and Col des Goules, France?

SNCF operates a train from Paris Bercy to Clermont Ferrand every 4 hours. Tickets cost €45 - €95 and the journey takes 3h 27m. Alternatively, Air France flies from Paris to Col des Goules 3 times a day.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Clermont-Ferrand
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €350
Train operators
SNCF

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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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Bercy to Clermont Ferrand
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€45 - €95
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€45 - €70
Rail 1st Class
€65 - €95
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Paris-Bercy to Clermont-Ferrand
Ave. Duration
3h 29m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€110 - €210
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris CDG Airport is to train which takes 33 min and costs €5 - €9.

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