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There are 5 ways to get from Paris to Eltville by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5h 8m

  1. Take the train from Paris l'Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Eltville Re

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Bus, train  •  9h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Frankfurt - Main station Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine > Metz > Saarbrücken > Mannheim > Frankfurt - Airport > Frankfurt - Main station / ...
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Eltville Re

Bus, train via Luxembourg  •  13h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Paris to Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon
  2. Take the train from Luxembourg to Koblenz Hbf Re
  3. Take the train from Koblenz Hbf to Eltville Re

Drive  •  5h 1m

  1. Drive from Paris Gallieni to Eltville 552 km

60€ - 90€

Fly, train  •  5h 21m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Frankfurt (FRA) CDG - FRA
  2. Take the train from Mainz-Kastel to Eltville

Paris to Eltville by train

The train journey time between Paris and Eltville is around 5h 22m and covers a distance of around 640 km. The fastest train normally takes 4h 33m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, TGV inOui and VIAS Rail GmbH, the Paris to Eltville train service departs from Paris l'Est and arrives in Eltville. Typically 28 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Paris to Eltville train schedules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Eltville is 116 117.

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

The social distance requirement in Eltville is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 116 117.

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The cheapest way to get from Paris to Eltville is to drive which costs 60€ - 90€ and takes 5h 1m.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Eltville is to drive which costs 60€ - 90€ and takes 5h 1m.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Eltville. However, there are services departing from Paris l'Est and arriving at Eltville via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 8m.

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The distance between Paris and Eltville is 437 km. The road distance is 552 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Eltville without a car is to train which takes 5h 8m and costs .

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It takes approximately 5h 8m to get from Paris to Eltville, including transfers.

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Paris to Eltville train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Paris l'Est station.

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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to Frankfurt Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Paris to Eltville train services, operated by VIAS Rail GmbH, arrive at Eltville station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Eltville is 552 km. It takes approximately 5h 1m to drive from Paris to Eltville.

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  • Distance: 436.6 km
  • Duration: 5h 8m

What companies run services between Paris, France and Eltville, Germany?

You can take a train from Paris to Eltville via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf in around 5h 8m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 370€
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
65€ - 370€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 310€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 310€
Gulf Air Bahrain
Website
gulfair.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
85€ - 240€
Train operators
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 Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
100€ - 140€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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 Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
90€ - 120€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
90€ - 110€
1st Class
100€ - 120€
VIAS Rail GmbH
Phone
069 450099650
Email
Kundenservice-Linie10@vias-online.de
Website
vias-online.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Eltville
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
VIAS Rail GmbH
Train from Koblenz Hbf to Eltville
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
VIAS Rail GmbH
Train from Mainz-Kastel to Eltville
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
VIAS Rail GmbH
Bus operators
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
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Frankfurt - Main station
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
18€ - 23€
Website
Blablabus
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris to Frankfurt central train station
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
29€ - 40€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris to Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
22€ - 27€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Gulf Air Bahrain, Air France, KLM and Lufthansa offer flights from Paris CDG Airport to Frankfurt Airport.

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There are 158+ hotels available in Eltville. Prices start at 75€ 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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