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There are 11 ways to get from Paris to Corsica by plane, train, ferry, bus, night bus, car ferry 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

Fly Paris Orly to Bastia

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Bastia (BIA)

Cheapest option

Night bus, car ferry

  1. Take the night bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Marseille - St-Charles Bus station
  2. Take the car ferry from Marseille to Ajaccio

9 alternative options

Fly Paris Orly to Ajaccio

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Ajaccio (AJA)

Fly Paris Orly to Calvi

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Calvi (CLY)

Fly Paris Orly to Figari

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Figari (FSC)

Fly Paris Charles de Gaulle to Ajaccio

  1. Fly from Paris Charles de Gaulle (CDG) to Ajaccio (AJA)

Fly Paris Charles de Gaulle to Bastia

  1. Fly from Paris Charles de Gaulle (CDG) to Bastia (BIA)

Train, ferry via Cagnes-sur-Mer

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Antibes
  2. Take the ferry from Nice to Ajaccio

Train, ferry

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Toulon
  2. Take the ferry from Tolone to Ajaccio

Bus, ferry

  1. Take the bus from Paris to Nice Airport
  2. Take the ferry from Nice to Ajaccio

Drive, car ferry

  1. Drive from Paris to Marseille
  2. Take the car ferry from Marseille to Ajaccio

Paris to Corsica by train, bus, walk and ferry

The journey time between Paris and Corsica is around 15h 28m and covers a distance of around 1560 km. This includes an average layover time of around 2h. Operated by TGV inOui, SNCF, Envibus and others, the Paris to Corsica service departs from Paris Gare De Lyon and arrives in Ajaccio. Typically only one service runs weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

1 Weekly Services
15h 28m Average Duration
€169 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Paris to Corsica is to night bus and car ferry which costs €60 - €90 and takes 24h 19m.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Corsica is to fly which costs €140 - €370 and takes 2h 53m.

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The distance between Paris and Corsica is 914 km.

The best way to get from Paris to Corsica without a car is to train and ferry via Cagnes-sur-Mer which takes 15h 28m and costs €160 - €360.

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It takes approximately 3h to get from Paris to Corsica, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Paris Orly Airport to Bastia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 35m.

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Air France and Air Corsica offer flights from Paris Orly Airport to Bastia Airport.

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There are 106+ hotels available in Corsica. Prices start at €100 per night.

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris Orly Airport is to night bus which takes 16 min and costs €2 - €11.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Corsica.
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  • Distance: 913.6 km
  • Duration: 3h

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

Air Corsica, Air France and easyJet fly from Paris Bercy to Borgo every 3 hours.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Bastia
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €490
Flights from Paris Orly to Bastia via Marseille
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€55 - €650
Flights from Paris Orly to Bastia via Nice
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€55 - €650
Flights from Paris Orly to Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €550
Flights from Paris Orly to Ajaccio via Nice
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €600
Flights from Paris Orly to Calvi
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €480
Flights from Paris Orly to Calvi via Nice
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €490
Flights from Paris Orly to Calvi via Marseille
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€150 - €490
Flights from Paris Orly to Figari
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €600
Flights from Paris Orly to Figari via Nice
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€160 - €600
Flights from Paris Orly to Figari via Marseille
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€160 - €600
Flights from Paris Charles de Gaulle to Ajaccio via Nice
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€130 - €650
Flights from Paris Charles de Gaulle to Ajaccio via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€120 - €650
Flights from Paris Charles de Gaulle to Bastia via Nice
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€160 - €800
Flights from Paris Charles de Gaulle to Bastia via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€160 - €900
Air Corsica
Website
aircorsica.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Bastia
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €490
Flights from Paris Orly to Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €550
Flights from Paris Orly to Calvi
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €480
Flights from Paris Orly to Figari
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Ajaccio via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€170 - €310
Flights from Paris Charles de Gaulle to Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€60 - €460
Flights from Paris Charles de Gaulle to Bastia
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€50 - €700
Train operators
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf-connect.com
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Antibes
Ave. Duration
5h 38m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€130 - €190
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€130 - €160
1st Class
€160 - €190
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Toulon
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€120 - €170
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€120 - €140
1st Class
€130 - €170
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 Gare De Lyon to Antibes
Ave. Duration
5h 29m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€100 - €200
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€100 - €160
Rail 1st Class
€130 - €200
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Toulon
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€90 - €170
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€90 - €140
Rail 1st Class
€120 - €170
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris to Nice Airport
Ave. Duration
13h 10m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€40 - €55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
+33 1 71 53 01 80
Website
blablacar.fr
Night bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Marseille - St-Charles Bus station
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€22 - €27
Website
Blablabus
Ferry operators
Corsica Ferries
Phone
+33.4.95.32.95.95
Website
corsica-ferries.it
Ferry from Nice to Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
7h 29m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€60 - €160
Website
Sardinia Ferries
Website
Sardinia Ferries
Passenger Flex Fare
€60 - €85
Passenger & Vehicle Flex Fare
€120 - €160
Ferry from Tolone to Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€50 - €130
Website
Sardinia Ferries
Website
Sardinia Ferries
Passenger Flex Fare
€50 - €70
Passenger & Vehicle Flex Fare
€95 - €130

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