There are 12 ways to get from Paris to Merano by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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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Train TGV  •  12 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Zürich HB Tgv
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Innsbruck Hbf Rj / ...
  3. Take the train from Brennero to Merano Reg / ...

$190 - $258

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Fly Paris Orly to Venice, train  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Venice (VCE) ORY - VCE
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Bolzano/Bozen

$105 - $321

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Bus  •  17 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Bergamo Orio al Serio Airport, Bergamo N729
  2. Take the bus from Orio al Serio Airport to Merano

$120 - $185

Train  •  20 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Verona Porta Nuova En
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bolzano Reg / ...

$119 - $227

Thello, bus  •  16 h 5 min

  1. Take the Thello from Gare de Lyon to Milano Centrale 221
  2. Take the bus from Milan Central Station to Milan Bergamo Airport
  3. Take the bus from Orio al Serio Airport to Merano

$173 - $239

Drive  •  10 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Merano 639.2 miles

$150 - $230

Fly Paris CDG to Venice, train  •  9 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Venice (VCE) CDG - VCE
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Bolzano/Bozen

$107 - $293

Fly Paris CDG to Munich, bus  •  10 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Munich (MUC) CDG - MUC
  2. Take the bus from Munich Airport to Bolzano

$147 - $367

Fly Paris Orly to Milan Linate, train  •  10 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Milan Linate (LIN) ORY - LIN
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
  3. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bolzano

$128 - $380

Fly Paris CDG to Milan Linate, train  •  10 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Milan Linate (LIN) CDG - LIN
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
  3. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bolzano

$125 - $342

Fly Paris CDG to Zurich, train  •  12 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Zurich (ZRH) CDG - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Innsbruck Hbf
  3. Take the train from Brennero to Merano

$153 - $420

Fly Paris Orly to Mulhouse, train  •  12 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Mulhouse (MLH) ORY - MLH
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Innsbruck Hbf
  4. Take the train from Brennero to Merano

$154 - $493

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No, there is no direct bus from Paris to Merano. However, there are services departing from Paris, Paris and arriving at Merano via Orio al Serio Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Merano. However, there are services departing from Paris Gare de Lyon and arriving at Merano via Zürich HB, Innsbruck Hbf and Brennero. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 59 min.

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The distance between Paris and Merano is 701 km. The road distance is 1022.7 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Merano without a car is to train which takes 12 h 59 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 12 h 59 min to get from Paris to Merano, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Paris to Merano is to train which takes 12 h 59 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 17 h 39 min.

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

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Paris to Merano bus services, operated by Alto Adige Bus, arrive at Merano station.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Merano.
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  • Distance: 438.3 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 59 min

What companies run services between Paris, France and Merano, Trentino-Alto Adige, Italy?

You can take a train from Paris to Merano via Zürich HB, Innsbruck Hbf, Brennero/Brenner, and Brennero in around 12 h 59 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Paris to Merano via Bergamo Orio al Serio Airport, Bergamo and Orio al Serio Airport in around 17 h 39 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Venice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
Flights from Paris CDG to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $370
Flights from Paris CDG to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $460
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 Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
Flights from Paris Orly to Mulhouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $440
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Paris Orly to Venice via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Paris CDG to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Flights from Paris CDG to Venice via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $250
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
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Paris CDG to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from Paris CDG to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
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 Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Paris CDG to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich via Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
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
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Venice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
Flights from Paris Orly to Mulhouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $370
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
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 Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$160 - $230
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
EuroNight
Website
cd.cz
Train from Zürich HB to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
cd.cz
Trenitalia

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 Brennero to Merano
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$17 - $20
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
15 h 28 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $140
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$110 - $140
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bolzano
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$20 - $24
Train from Venezia Mestre to Bolzano/Bozen
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$30 - $40
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Verona Porta Nuova Station to Bolzano/Bozen
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Verona Porta Nuova Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
italotreno.it
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Night train from Gare de Lyon to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
10 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Website
thello.com
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 Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris, Paris to Bergamo Orio al Serio Airport, Bergamo
Ave. Duration
13 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Alto Adige Bus
Phone
895 895 0831
Email
info@suedtirolbus.it
Website
altoadigebus.com
Bus from Orio al Serio Airport to Merano
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
altoadigebus.com
Bus from Munich Airport to Bolzano
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Schedules at
altoadigebus.com
TerraVision IT
Email
customerservices@terravision.eu
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from Milan Central Station to Milan Bergamo Airport
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
terravision.eu
Autostradale
Phone
+39 02 3008 9000
Email
info@autostradale.it
Website
autostradale.it
Bus from Milan Centrale Piazza Luigi di Savoia to Bergamo Airport Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
autostradale.it

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Paris to Merano train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Merano station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Merano is 1023 km. It takes approximately 10 h 23 min to drive from Paris to Merano.

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Transavia France, Air France, Hop! and easyJet offer flights from Paris Orly Airport to Venice Airport.

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There are 1157+ hotels available in Merano. Prices start at $92 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris Orly Airport is to bus which takes 15 min and costs .

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