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There are 6 ways to get from Paris to Strasbourg Cathedral by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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Train  •  2h 12m

  1. Take the train from Paris l'Est to Strasbourg Tgv / ...

€50 - €110

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Bus  •  5h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Paris to Strasbourg 336 / ...

€16 - €29

4 alternative options

Bus via Paris Gallieni  •  6h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Strasbourg Central Bus Station Place de l’Etoile Paris - Strasbourg - Varna

€40 - €60

Rideshare  •  5h 51m

  1. Take the rideshare from Paris to Strasbourg 488.1 km

€26 - €28

Drive  •  4h 26m

  1. Drive from Paris Gallieni to Strasbourg Cathedral 486 km

€50 - €80

Fly, train  •  5h 40m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Basel (BSL) CDG - BSL
  2. Take the train from St Louis to Strasbourg

€107 - €306

Paris to Strasbourg Cathedral by train and walk

The journey time between Paris and Strasbourg Cathedral is around 2h 27m and covers a distance of around 439 km. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 50m. Operated by TGV inOui, Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express and others, the Paris to Strasbourg Cathedral service departs from Paris l'Est and arrives in Strasbourg Cathedral. Typically 97 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
2h 27m
Fastest journey time:
1h 50m
Services per week:
97
Cheapest price:
€70
Carbon emissions:
23 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:08
Last service departs at:
21:46

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Paris to Strasbourg Cathedral train and walk schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Paris to Strasbourg Cathedral is to bus which costs €16 - €29 and takes 5h 52m.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Strasbourg Cathedral is to train which costs €50 - €110 and takes 2h 12m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Paris and arriving at Strasbourg. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5h 40m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Paris l'Est and arriving at Strasbourg. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 55m.

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The distance between Paris and Strasbourg Cathedral is 397 km. The road distance is 486 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Strasbourg Cathedral without a car is to train which takes 2h 12m and costs €50 - €110.

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The train from Paris l'Est to Strasbourg takes 1h 55m including transfers and departs hourly.

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

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Paris to Strasbourg Cathedral train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Paris l'Est station.

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The best way to get from Paris to Strasbourg Cathedral is to train which takes 2h 12m and costs €50 - €110. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €16 - €29 and takes 5h 52m.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Strasbourg Cathedral.
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  • Distance: 397.2 km
  • Duration: 2h 12m

What companies run services between Paris, France and Strasbourg Cathedral, France?

TGV inOui operates a train from Paris l'Est to Strasbourg every 2 hours. Tickets cost €70 - €95 and the journey takes 1h 55m. Three other operators also service this route. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Paris to Strasbourg 3 times a day. Tickets cost €24 - €29 and the journey takes 5h 40m. Blablabus also services this route twice daily.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €260
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 l'Est to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€70 - €95
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€70 - €85
1st Class
€80 - €95
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 Paris-Est to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€120 - €210
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from St Louis to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€40 - €75
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Paris l'Est to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€75 - €110
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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 l'Est to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€50 - €100
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€50 - €75
Rail 1st Class
€65 - €100
Bus operators
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 Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€24 - €29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€16 - €20
Website
Blablabus
Karat-S
Phone
+359 2 8120810
Email
operations@eurolines.bg
Website
karat-s.com
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Strasbourg Central Bus Station Place de l’Etoile
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
Karat-S
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. 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 to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Paris to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€26 - €28
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to Basel Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Paris to Strasbourg Cathedral bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Strasbourg station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Strasbourg Cathedral is 486 km. It takes approximately 4h 26m to drive from Paris to Strasbourg Cathedral.

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

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There are 230+ hotels available in Strasbourg Cathedral. Prices start at €75 per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Paris and Strasbourg Cathedral. 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 CDG Airport is to train which takes 33 min and costs €5 - €9.

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