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There are 9 ways to get from Paris to Pau by train, rideshare, 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  •  4h 25m

  1. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to Pau Tgv

$140 - $160

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Rideshare  •  9h 11m

  1. Take the rideshare from Paris to Pau 495.6 miles

$59

7 alternative options

Drive  •  7h 13m

  1. Drive from Paris to Pau 495.2 miles

$100 - $160

Fly Paris Orly to Pau  •  4h 6m

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Pau (PUF) ORY - PUF

$60 - $300

Fly Paris CDG to Pau  •  4h 33m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Pau (PUF) CDG - PUF

$77 - $392

Fly Paris Orly to Lourdes/Tarbes, train  •  4h 24m

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Lourdes/Tarbes (LDE) ORY - LDE
  2. Take the train from Lourdes to Pau

$81 - $454

Fly Paris Orly to Biarritz, train  •  5h 21m

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Biarritz (BIQ) ORY - BIQ
  2. Take the train from Bayonne to Pau

$83 - $332

Fly Paris Orly to Toulouse, train  •  6h 20m

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Toulouse (TLS) ORY - TLS
  2. Take the train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Pau

$77 - $222

Fly Paris CDG to Biarritz, train  •  5h 48m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Biarritz (BIQ) CDG - BIQ
  2. Take the train from Bayonne to Pau

$85 - $274

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Paris to Pau is to rideshare which costs 51€ and takes 9h 11m.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Pau is to fly which costs 50€ - 260€ and takes 4h 6m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Paris Montparnasse and arriving at Pau. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 25m.

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The distance between Paris and Pau is 652 km. The road distance is 792.2 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Pau without a car is to train which takes 4h 25m and costs 120€ - 140€.

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The train from Paris Montparnasse to Pau takes 4h 25m including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Paris to Pau train services, operated by inOui TGV, depart from Paris Montparnasse station.

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The best way to get from Paris to Pau is to train which takes 4h 25m and costs 120€ - 140€. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs 50€ - 260€ and takes 4h 6m.

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The quickest flight from Paris Orly Airport to Pau Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Paris to Pau train services, operated by inOui TGV, arrive at Pau station.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Pau.
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  • Distance: 407.7 miles
  • Duration: 4h 25m

What companies run services between Paris, France and Pau, France?

inOui TGV operates a train from Paris to Pau every 4 hours. Tickets cost $140 - $160 and the journey takes 4h 25m. Alternatively, Air France flies from Paris to Pau 4 times a day.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Pau
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $480
Flights from Paris CDG to Pau
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Flights from Paris Orly to Lourdes/Tarbes
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $700
Flights from Paris Orly to Biarritz
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Flights from Paris Orly to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Flights from Paris Orly to Toulouse via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Flights from Paris CDG to Biarritz
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Pau
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $480
Flights from Paris Orly to Lourdes/Tarbes
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $700
Flights from Paris Orly to Biarritz
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Flights from Paris Orly to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Flights from Paris Orly to Toulouse via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $400
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Pau
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Paris Orly to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Paris CDG to Biarritz
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Montparnasse to Pau
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $160
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$140 - $160
1st Class
$190 - $280
Train from Lourdes to Pau
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$13 - $18
1st Class
$23 - $30
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 Lourdes to Pau
Ave. Duration
28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$13 - $19
1st Class
$16 - $25
Train from Bayonne to Pau
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$28 - $45
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Pau
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $75
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 Pau
Ave. Duration
9h 11m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$59
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Pau is 792 km. It takes approximately 7h 13m to drive from Paris to Pau.

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Air France offers flights from Paris Orly Airport to Pau Airport.

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There are 177+ hotels available in Pau. Prices start at $52 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Paris and Pau. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris Orly Airport is to bus which takes 16m and costs 9€.

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