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There are 6 ways to get from Paris to Saint-Émilion by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3h 29m

  1. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to Bordeaux St Jean Tgv
  2. Take the train from Bordeaux St Jean to St Emilion Ter

93€ - 130€

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Bus, train  •  10h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Bordeaux City Centre Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine > Paris South - Massy-Palaiseau > Tours > Bordeaux City Centre > Castets > Dax > Capbreton - Hossegor > Bayonne > Biarritz - Airport > Saint-Jean-de-Luz > Hendaye > Biriatou - France > Biriatou - Spain > San Sebastián / ...
  2. Take the train from Bordeaux St Jean to St Emilion Ter

25€ - 54€

4 alternative options

Train via Massy Palaiseau  •  5h 34m

  1. Take the train from Massy-TGV to Bordeaux-St-Jean Tgv
  2. Take the train from Bordeaux St Jean to St Emilion Ter

150€ - 285€

Drive  •  5h 29m

  1. Drive from Gare Montparnasse to Saint-Émilion 583.2 km

60€ - 95€

Fly Paris CDG to Bordeaux, train  •  5h 29m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Bordeaux (BOD) CDG - BOD
  2. Take the train from Pessac Alouette to Bordeaux St Jean
  3. Take the train from Bordeaux St Jean to St Emilion

63€ - 233€

Fly Paris Orly to Brive, train  •  7h 41m

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Brive (BVE) ORY - BVE
  2. Take the train from Brive La Gaillarde to Libourne

75€ - 240€

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Saint-Émilion is 800 130 000.

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The social distance requirement in Saint-Émilion is 1 metre.

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The cheapest way to get from Paris to Saint-Émilion is to bus and train which costs 25€ - 55€ and takes 10h 4m.

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The fastest way to get from Paris to Saint-Émilion is to train which takes 3h 29m and costs 90€ - 130€.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Saint-Émilion. However, there are services departing from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 and arriving at St Emilion via Bordeaux St Jean. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 29m.

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The distance between Paris and Saint-Émilion is 480 km. The road distance is 583.2 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Saint-Émilion without a car is to train which takes 3h 29m and costs 90€ - 130€.

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It takes approximately 3h 29m to get from Paris to Saint-Émilion, including transfers.

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Paris to Saint-Émilion train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 station.

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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to Bordeaux Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Paris to Saint-Émilion train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at St Emilion station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Saint-Émilion is 583 km. It takes approximately 5h 29m to drive from Paris to Saint-Émilion.

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  • Distance: 480.1 km
  • Duration: 3h 29m

What companies run services between Paris, France and Saint-Émilion, France?

You can take a train from Gare Montparnasse to Saint-Émilion via Bordeaux St Jean in around 3h 29m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 220€
Flights from Paris CDG to Bordeaux via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
45€ - 220€
Flights from Paris Orly to Brive
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
45€ - 270€
Train operators
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to Bordeaux St Jean
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
85€ - 110€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
85€ - 100€
1st Class
95€ - 110€
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. 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 Bordeaux St Jean to St Emilion
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
7€ - 20€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
7€ - 11€
Rail 1st Class
13€ - 20€
Train from Pessac Alouette to Bordeaux St Jean
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€ - 13€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
3€ - 5€
Rail 1st Class
9€ - 13€
Train from Brive La Gaillarde to Libourne
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
20€ - 45€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
20€ - 30€
Rail 1st Class
30€ - 45€
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Massy-TGV to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
140€ - 260€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Bus operators
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 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 Seine to Bordeaux City Centre
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
18€ - 22€
Website
Blablabus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris to Bordeaux Saint-Jean
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
28€ - 35€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Air France offers flights from Paris CDG Airport to Bordeaux Airport.

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There are 93+ hotels available in Saint-Émilion. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris CDG Airport is to train which takes 38 min and costs 5€ - 9€.

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