There are 8 ways to get from Paris to Solothurn by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Neuchâtel Tgv
  2. Take the train from Neuchâtel to Solothurn 5

$117 - $148

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Bus  •  10 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Bern N799

$43 - $70

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Train via Mulhouse Ville  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Mulhouse Ville Tgv

$136 - $182

Drive  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Solothurn 357.8 miles

$75 - $120

Fly Paris Orly to Mulhouse, line 3 train, train  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Mulhouse (MLH) ORY - MLH
  2. Take the line 3 train from Basel SBB to Olten
  3. Take the train from Olten to Solothurn

$91 - $368

Fly Paris CDG to Basel, line 3 train, train  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Basel (BSL) CDG - BSL
  2. Take the line 3 train from Basel SBB to Olten
  3. Take the train from Olten to Solothurn

$88 - $340

Fly Paris CDG to Zurich, train  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Zurich (ZRH) CDG - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Solothurn

$107 - $337

Fly Paris Orly to Geneva, train  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Geneva (GVA) ORY - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Solothurn

$100 - $290

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Solothurn. However, there are services departing from Paris Gare de Lyon and arriving at Solothurn via Neuchâtel. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 50 min.

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The distance between Paris and Solothurn is 427 km. The road distance is 572.4 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Solothurn without a car is to train which takes 4 h 50 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 50 min to get from Paris to Solothurn, including transfers.

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Paris to Solothurn train services, operated by inOui TGV, depart from Paris Gare de Lyon station.

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The best way to get from Paris to Solothurn is to train which takes 4 h 50 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 10 h 40 min.

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The quickest flight from Paris Orly Airport to Mulhouse Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Paris to Solothurn train services, operated by inOui TGV, arrive at Mulhouse Ville station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Solothurn is 572 km. It takes approximately 5 h 38 min to drive from Paris to Solothurn.

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

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Map of how to get from Paris to Solothurn.
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  • Distance: 266.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 50 min

What companies run services between Paris, France and Solothurn, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Paris to Solothurn via Neuchâtel in around 4 h 50 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Paris to Solothurn once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $70 and the journey takes 9 h 35 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Mulhouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Flights from Paris CDG to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $470
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich via Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Neuchâtel
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$90 - $105
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$90 - $105
1st Class
$120 - $180
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Mulhouse Ville
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $110
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$95 - $110
1st Class
$130 - $190
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Neuchâtel to Solothurn
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Olten
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Olten to Solothurn
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Solothurn
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Solothurn
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 Bern
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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There are 140+ hotels available in Solothurn. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris Orly Airport is to bus which takes 15 min and costs .

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