There are 6 ways to get from Paris to Monaco by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from Paris Orly  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Nice (NCE) ORY - NCE

$66 - $217

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Bus Ouibus  •  15 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris Centre - Bercy to Nice - Bus station Ouibus

$45 - $63

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Fly from Paris CDG  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Nice (NCE) CDG - NCE

$73 - $229

Train  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Monaco-Monte-Carlo Tgv

$120 - $180

Bus FlixBus  •  14 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Nice Côte d'Azur Airport, Nice N719

$63 - $117

Drive  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Monaco 596.3 miles

$120 - $190

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No, there is no direct bus from Paris to Monaco. However, there are services departing from Paris, Paris and arriving at Monaco Place dArmes via Nice Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Paris Gare de Lyon and arriving at Monaco-Monte-Carlo. Services depart four times a week. The journey takes approximately 6 h 23 min.

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The distance between Paris and Monaco is 690 km. The road distance is 954.1 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Monaco without a car is to train which takes 6 h 23 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 47 min to get from Paris to Monaco, including transfers.

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

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Paris to Monaco train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Paris Gare de Lyon station.

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The best way to get from Paris to Monaco is to fly which takes 3 h 47 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 6 h 23 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 14 h 40 min.

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The quickest flight from Paris Orly Airport to Nice Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Paris to Monaco bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Nice Côte d'Azur Airport, Nice station.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Monaco.
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  • Distance: 431 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 47 min

What companies run services between Paris, France and Monaco?

Air France, easyJet and two other airlines fly from Paris to Monaco hourly. Alternatively, SNCF operates a train from Paris to Monaco 4 times a week. Tickets cost $120 - $180 and the journey takes 6 h 23 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Flights from Paris CDG to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $430
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Paris CDG to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Nice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $7,500
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Nice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $3,000
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Nice via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Train operators
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. 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 Gare de Lyon to Monaco-Monte-Carlo
Ave. Duration
6 h 23 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$120 - $180
1st Class
$190 - $290
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 Nice Côte d'Azur Airport, Nice
Ave. Duration
13 h 35 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 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 Centre - Bercy to Nice - Bus station
Ave. Duration
14 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
Ouibus

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Paris to Monaco train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Monaco-Monte-Carlo station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Monaco is 954 km. It takes approximately 8 h 50 min to drive from Paris to Monaco.

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easyJet and Air France offer flights from Paris Orly Airport to Nice Airport.

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There are 3113+ hotels available in Monaco. Prices start at $81 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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