There are 9 ways to get from Paris to Royan by train, bus, 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  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to Angouleme Tgv
  2. Take the train from Angouleme to Royan

$109 - $131

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Bus Ouibus  •  9 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to Royan Ouibus

$20 - $55

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Train via Niort  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to Niort Tgv
  2. Take the train from Niort to Royan

$103 - $124

Bus FlixBus  •  9 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to La Rochelle 723
  2. Take the bus from Aytre Les Cèdres to Royan - Gare Intermodale 16

$32 - $59

Rideshare  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Paris to Royan 317.1 miles

$37 - $39

Drive  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Royan 317.9 miles

$65 - $100

Fly Paris Orly to Bordeaux, train  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Bordeaux (BOD) ORY - BOD
  2. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Saintes
  3. Take the train from Saintes to Royan

$101 - $264

Fly Paris Orly to La Rochelle, train  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to La Rochelle (LRH) ORY - LRH
  2. Take the train from La Rochelle Ville to Saintes
  3. Take the train from Saintes to Royan

$162 - $1,006

Fly Paris CDG to Bordeaux, train  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Bordeaux (BOD) CDG - BOD
  2. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Saintes
  3. Take the train from Saintes to Royan

$108 - $326

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Paris to Royan is to rideshare which costs 32€ - 33€ and takes 6 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Royan is to drive which costs 55€ - 85€ and takes 4 h 46 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Paris City Centre - Bercy and arriving at Royan. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Royan. However, there are services departing from Paris Montparnasse and arriving at Royan via Angouleme. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 47 min.

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The distance between Paris and Royan is 440 km. The road distance is 508.7 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Royan without a car is to train which takes 4 h 47 min and costs 90€ - 120€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 47 min to get from Paris to Royan, including transfers.

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Paris to Royan bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from Paris City Centre - Bercy station.

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

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The best way to get from Paris to Royan is to train which takes 4 h 47 min and costs 90€ - 120€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 17€ - 45€ and takes 9 h 5 min.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Royan.
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  • Distance: 275.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 47 min

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

You can take a train from Paris to Royan via Angouleme in around 4 h 47 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Paris to Royan once daily. Tickets cost $20 - $28 and the journey takes 9 h 5 min. Isilines also services this route 4 times a week.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Paris Orly to La Rochelle
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $950
Flights from Paris CDG to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $410
Flights from Paris CDG to Bordeaux via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Bordeaux via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Montparnasse to Angouleme
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $100
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$85 - $100
1st Class
$120 - $170
Train from Paris Montparnasse to Niort
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $90
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$80 - $90
1st Class
$110 - $160
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.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Angouleme to Royan
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Train from Niort to Royan
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $45
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Saintes
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Train from Saintes to Royan
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$13 - $19
1st Class
$16 - $25
Train from La Rochelle Ville to Saintes
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $25
1st Class
$23 - $35
Bus operators
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 City Centre - Bercy to Royan
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
Ouibus
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Paris - Gallieni to Royan
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
isilines.com
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 La Rochelle
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Les Mouettes Transport
Phone
0 811 36 17 17
Website
lesmouettes-transports.com
Bus from Aytre Les Cèdres to Royan - Gare Intermodale
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $11
Schedules at
lesmouettes-transports.com
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 Royan
Ave. Duration
6 h 4 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$37 - $39
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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