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

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Train  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord to Bruxelles Midi Tha / ...
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Mons Ic / ...

$95 - $126

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Bus  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Mons 820

$14 - $75

4 alternative options

Train, line 41 bus  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord to Maubeuge Ic
  2. Take the line 41 bus from Maubeuge Gare Routière to Mons Banque 41

$38 - $55

Rideshare  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Paris to Mons 150.6 miles

$20

Drive  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Mons 151.3 miles

$30 - $50

Fly, train  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Brussels (BRU) CDG - BRU
  2. Take the train from Brussels Airport - Zaventem to Mons

$104 - $317

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Paris to Mons is to rideshare which costs 17€ and takes 2 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Mons is to drive which costs 27€ - 40€ and takes 2 h 18 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Paris, Paris and arriving at Mons. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Mons. However, there are services departing from Paris Nord and arriving at Mons via Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 29 min.

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The distance between Paris and Mons is 212 km. The road distance is 242 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Mons without a car is to train which takes 2 h 29 min and costs 80€ - 110€.

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It takes approximately 2 h 29 min to get from Paris to Mons, including transfers.

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

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Paris to Mons train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Paris Nord station.

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The best way to get from Paris to Mons is to train which takes 2 h 29 min and costs 80€ - 110€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 12€ - 65€ and takes 3 h 25 min.

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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Paris to Mons bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Mons station.

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  • Distance: 132.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 29 min

What companies run services between Paris, France and Mons, Belgium?

You can take a train from Paris to Mons via Bruxelles Midi and Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi in around 2 h 29 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Paris to Mons 3 times a day. Tickets cost $14 - $24 and the journey takes 3 h 25 min. Eurolines FR also services this route twice daily.

Airlines
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Brussels
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris Nord to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$120 - $170
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Mons
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$13 - $19
Train from Brussels Airport - Zaventem to Mons
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $25
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$22 - $25
1st Class
$31 - $35
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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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Nord to Maubeuge
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $80
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 Mons
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
TEC
Website
infotec.be
Bus from Maubeuge Gare Routière to Mons Banque
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
infotec.be
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Paris to Mons
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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