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

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Train  •  3h 23m

  1. Take the train from Paris Bercy to Nevers Intercités / ...

€77 - €127

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Paris to Bourges 727
  2. Take the bus from Bourges - Gare Routiere/R to Sancoins - Place Beuriere/R 145

€17 - €20

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Train, bus  •  4h 45m

  1. Take the train from Paris Austerlitz to Bourges Ter
  2. Take the bus from Bourges - Sncf/R to Sancoins - Place Beuriere/R 145

€31 - €59

Night bus, bus  •  6h 30m

  1. Take the night bus from Paris to Bourges N707
  2. Take the bus from Bourges - Gare Routiere/R to Sancoins - Place Beuriere/R 145

€18 - €20

Drive  •  2h 42m

  1. Drive from Paris Bercy to Sancoins 280.1 km

€30 - €45

Fly, train  •  5h 52m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Clermont-Ferrand (CFE) CDG - CFE
  2. Take the train from Clermont Ferrand to St Pierre Le Moutier

€149 - €494

Paris to Sancoins by train and bus

The journey time between Paris and Sancoins is around 8h 38m and covers a distance of around 303 km. The fastest journey normally takes 4h 43m. Operated by SNCF and Rémi, the Paris to Sancoins service departs from Paris Austerlitz and arrives in Sancoins - Place Beuriere/R. Typically six services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
8h 38m
Fastest journey time:
4h 43m
Services per week:
6
Cheapest price:
€31
Carbon emissions:
21 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
09:07
Last service departs at:
12:07

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Paris to Sancoins train and bus schedules

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

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The social distance requirement in Sancoins is 1 metre.

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The cost-effective way to get from Paris to Sancoins is to bus, which costs €17 - €20 and takes 5h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Sancoins is to drive which costs €30 - €45 and takes 2h 42m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Paris to Sancoins. However, there are services departing from Paris and arriving at Sancoins - Place Beuriere/R via Bourges - Gare Routiere/R. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 55m.

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The distance between Paris and Sancoins is 229 km. The road distance is 280.1 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Sancoins without a car is to train which takes 3h 23m and costs €75 - €130.

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It takes approximately 3h 23m to get from Paris to Sancoins, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Paris to Sancoins is to train which takes 3h 23m and costs €75 - €130. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €17 - €20 and takes 5h 55m.

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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to Clermont-Ferrand Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Paris to Sancoins bus services, operated by Rémi, arrive at Sancoins - Place Beuriere/R station.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Sancoins.
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  • Distance: 229.2 km
  • Duration: 3h 23m

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

SNCF operates a train from Paris Bercy to Nevers every 2 hours. Tickets cost €30 - €60 and the journey takes 1h 56m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Paris Bercy to Sancoins via Bourges - Gare Routiere/R in around 5h 55m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Clermont-Ferrand
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €350
Train operators
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 Paris Bercy to Nevers
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€30 - €60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€30 - €45
Rail 1st Class
€40 - €60
Train from Paris Austerlitz to Bourges
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€28 - €60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€28 - €40
Rail 1st Class
€35 - €60
Train from Clermont Ferrand to St Pierre Le Moutier
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€17 - €40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€17 - €26
Rail 1st Class
€26 - €40
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 Clermont-Ferrand to Saint-Pierre-le-Moûtier
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€40 - €75
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Bus operators
Rémi
Phone
+33 2 38 70 30 30
Email
pole-internet@regioncentre.fr
Website
remi-centrevaldeloire.fr
Bus from Bourges - Sncf/R to Sancoins - Place Beuriere/R
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€3
Website
Rémi
Bus from Bourges - Gare Routiere/R to Sancoins - Place Beuriere/R
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€3
Website
Rémi
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris to Bourges
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€14 - €17
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Sancoins is 280 km. It takes approximately 2h 42m to drive from Paris to Sancoins.

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Air France offers flights from Paris CDG Airport to Clermont-Ferrand Airport.

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There are 14+ hotels available in Sancoins. 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 33 min and costs €5 - €9.

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