There are 11 ways to get from Paris to Italy by plane, train, bus, night train 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.

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Fly Paris Orly to Milan Linate  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Milan Linate (LIN) ORY - LIN

$56 - $243

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Fly Paris Orly to Naples  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Naples (NAP) ORY - NAP

$51 - $242

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Fly Paris CDG to Milan Linate  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Milan Linate (LIN) CDG - LIN

$53 - $205

Fly Paris CDG to Bologna  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Bologna (BLQ) CDG - BLQ

$69 - $288

Fly Paris Orly to Milan Malpensa  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) ORY - MXP

$52 - $196

Fly Paris Orly to Florence  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Florence (FLR) ORY - FLR

$66 - $297

Train  •  10 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Milano Centrale Fr
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Roma Termini Fr

$191 - $273

Bus FlixBus  •  17 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Rome N1729

$85 - $138

Bus Eurolines FR  •  21 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Roma

$117 - $211

Night train, train  •  17 h 40 min

  1. Take the night train from Gare de Lyon to Padova Thello
  2. Take the train from Padova to Roma Termini Fr / ...

$185 - $265

Drive  •  13 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Rome 899.9 miles

$210 - $320

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Paris to Italy is to fly which costs 45€ - 180€ and takes 4 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Italy is to fly which costs 45€ - 210€ and takes 4 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Paris to Italy. However, there are services departing from Paris, Paris and arriving at Principe Umberto via Staz.ne Tiburtina. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 36 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Italy. However, there are services departing from Paris Gare de Lyon and arriving at Roma Termini via Torino Porta Susa and Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 24 min.

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The distance between Paris and Italy is 1056 km. The road distance is 1439.9 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Italy without a car is to train which takes 10 h 24 min and costs 160€ - 240€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 15 min to get from Paris to Italy, including transfers.

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Paris to Italy bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Paris, Paris station.

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Paris to Italy train services, operated by TGV, depart from Paris Gare de Lyon station.

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The best way to get from Paris to Italy is to fly which takes 4 h 15 min and costs 45€ - 210€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 160€ - 240€ and takes 10 h 24 min, you could also bus, which costs 70€ - 120€ and takes 17 h 36 min.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Italy.
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  • Distance: 660.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 15 min

What companies run services between Paris, France and Italy?

easyJet and Alitalia fly from Paris to Milan 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Paris to Rome via Torino Porta Susa, Torino Porta Susa, and Milano Centrale in around 10 h 24 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $250
Flights from Paris Orly to Milan Malpensa via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $280
Flights from Paris Orly to Naples
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from Paris Orly to Naples via Venice
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $650
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $550
Flights from Paris CDG to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Paris Orly to Naples via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $700
Flights from Paris CDG to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $470
Flights from Paris CDG to Bologna via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,300
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $250
Flights from Paris Orly to Florence
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Paris Orly to Naples via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Paris CDG to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Aigle Azur
Website
aigle-azur.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Naples
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $490
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Linate via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,400
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $160
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$140 - $160
1st Class
$180 - $270
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Padova to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Roma Termini Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Padova to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
italotreno.it
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Night train from Gare de Lyon to Padova
Ave. Duration
13 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Website
thello.com
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris, Paris to Rome
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $140
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Roma
Ave. Duration
21 h 21 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $210
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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