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There are 7 ways to get from Paris to Debrecen by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Paris CDG to Budapest, train  •  7h 42m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Budapest (BUD) CDG - BUD
  2. Take the train from Ferihegy to Debrecen

28 615 Ft - 93 051 Ft

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Train to Beauvais, fly to Debrecen  •  6h 30m

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord to Beauvais
  2. Fly from Beauvais (BVA) to Debrecen (DEB) BVA - DEB

17 374 Ft - 74 925 Ft

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Fly Paris Orly to Budapest, train  •  7h 23m

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Budapest (BUD) ORY - BUD
  2. Take the train from Ferihegy to Debrecen

23 141 Ft - 89 113 Ft

Train  •  16h 34m

  1. Take the train from Paris l'Est to Stuttgart Hbf Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Budapest-Keleti Rjx
  3. Take the train from Zuglo to Debrecen Ic / ...

77 665 Ft - 114 811 Ft

Train via Mannheim  •  17h 10m

  1. Take the train from Paris l'Est to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Budapest-Keleti Rjx
  3. Take the train from Zuglo to Debrecen Ic / ...

77 806 Ft - 118 250 Ft

Bus  •  32h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Paris to Oradea
  2. Take the bus from Oradea to Debrecen

Drive  •  15h 11m

  1. Drive from Paris Gallieni to Debrecen 1711.7 km

65 000 Ft - 100 000 Ft

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  • Face masks are mandatory
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Debrecen is 0036 6 80 277 455.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Debrecen is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Debrecen is 1.5 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from Paris to Debrecen is to fly and train which costs 60€ - 250€ and takes 7h 23m.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Debrecen is to train and fly which costs 45€ - 210€ and takes 6h 30m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Paris to Debrecen. However, there are services departing from Paris and arriving at Debrecen via Oradea. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32h 22m.

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The distance between Paris and Debrecen is 1432 km. The road distance is 1711.7 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Debrecen without a car is to train which takes 16h 34m and costs 210€ - 320€.

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It takes approximately 7h 42m to get from Paris to Debrecen, including transfers.

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Paris to Debrecen bus services, operated by Alexa Trans, depart from Paris station.

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The best way to get from Paris to Debrecen is to train which takes 16h 34m and costs 210€ - 320€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 32h 22m.

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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to Budapest Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 15m.

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Paris to Debrecen bus services, operated by GIG, arrive at Debrecen station.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Debrecen.
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  • Distance: 1432.2 km
  • Duration: 7h 42m

What companies run services between Paris, France and Debrecen, Hungary?

You can take a train from Paris to Debrecen via Stuttgart Hbf, Budapest-Keleti, Keleti pályaudvar M, Zugló vasútállomás, and Zuglo in around 16h 34m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Paris Gallieni to Debrecen via Oradea in around 32h 22m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
55 000 Ft - 120 000 Ft
Flights from Paris CDG to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
55 000 Ft - 120 000 Ft
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Budapest via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
33 000 Ft - 120 000 Ft
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Beauvais to Debrecen
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
9 000 Ft - 60 000 Ft
Flights from Paris Orly to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
16 000 Ft - 22 000 Ft
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
17 000 Ft - 37 000 Ft
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
27 000 Ft - 100 000 Ft
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Budapest via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
31 000 Ft - 90 000 Ft
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Paris CDG to Budapest via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
48 000 Ft - 120 000 Ft
Train operators
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Ferihegy to Debrecen
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3 600 Ft - 4 200 Ft
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Zuglo to Debrecen
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3 800 Ft - 4 500 Ft
Website
mavcsoport.hu
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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Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Nord to Beauvais
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3 900 Ft - 9 500 Ft
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
3 900 Ft - 6 000 Ft
Rail 1st Class
6 500 Ft - 9 500 Ft
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
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris l'Est to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
33 000 Ft - 44 000 Ft
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
33 000 Ft - 39 000 Ft
1st Class
37 000 Ft - 44 000 Ft
Train from Paris l'Est to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
29 000 Ft - 38 000 Ft
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
29 000 Ft - 34 000 Ft
1st Class
32 000 Ft - 38 000 Ft
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Paris l'Est to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
36 000 Ft - 50 000 Ft
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Paris l'Est to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
31 000 Ft - 44 000 Ft
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
9h 21m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
40 000 Ft - 60 000 Ft
Website
Railjet
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
10h 7m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
44 000 Ft - 70 000 Ft
Website
Railjet
Bus operators
Alexa Trans
Phone
0040 263 215 521
Email
alexa.trans@yahoo.com
Website
alexatrans.ro
Bus from Paris to Oradea
Ave. Duration
30h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
53 229 Ft
Schedules at
alexatrans.ro
GIG
Phone
+40722258311
Email
office@gigimpex.ro
Website
gigtour.ro
Bus from Oradea to Debrecen
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
4 times a week
Website
GIG

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Debrecen is 1712 km. It takes approximately 15h 11m to drive from Paris to Debrecen.

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easyJet, Air France, Eurowings and three other airlines offer flights from Paris CDG Airport to Budapest Airport.

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There are 35+ hotels available in Debrecen. Prices start at 27 500 Ft per night.

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris CDG Airport is to train which takes 38 min and costs 5€ - 9€.

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