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

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Train  •  2 h 30 min

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

$100 - $120

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Bus  •  10 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris - Gallieni to Valence Ouibus / ...

$20 - $55

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Train via Lyon Part Dieu  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Valence Ville

$81 - $124

Drive  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Valence 352.2 miles

$75 - $110

Fly from Paris Orly, train  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Lyon (LYS) ORY - LYS
  2. Take the train from Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) to Valence Ville

$79 - $279

Fly from Paris CDG, train  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Lyon (LYS) CDG - LYS
  2. Take the train from Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) to Valence Ville

$86 - $281

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Paris - Gallieni and arriving at Valence. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 h 28 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Paris Gare de Lyon and arriving at Valence Ville. Services depart four times a day, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 2 h 30 min.

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The distance between Paris and Valence is 478 km. The road distance is 563.5 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Valence without a car is to train which takes 2 h 30 min and costs .

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The train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Valence Ville takes 2 h 30 min including transfers and departs four times a day.

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Paris to Valence bus services, operated by Isilines, depart from Paris - Gallieni station.

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

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The best way to get from Paris to Valence is to train which takes 2 h 30 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 10 h 28 min.

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

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Paris to Valence bus services, operated by Isilines, arrive at Valence station.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Valence.
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  • Distance: 298.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 30 min

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

TGV operates a train from Paris to Valence 4 times a day. Tickets cost $100 - $120 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min. Alternatively, Isilines operates a bus from Paris to Valence 5 times a day. Tickets cost $25 - $55 and the journey takes 10 h 28 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $380
Flights from Paris CDG to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
XL Airways France
Website
xl.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$29 - $130
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Valence Ville
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $120
1st Class
$140 - $200
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $95
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$85 - $95
1st Class
$110 - $160
Train from Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) to Valence Ville
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $29
1st Class
$42 - $44
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris-Bercy to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$60 - $85
1st Class
$85 - $140
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Valence Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$28 - $45
Bus operators
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Paris - Gallieni to Valence
Ave. Duration
10 h 28 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $55
Schedules at
isilines.com
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 Centre - Bercy to Valence - Bus station
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
Ouibus
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 Valence
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Paris to Valence train services, operated by TGV, arrive at Valence Ville station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Valence is 563 km. It takes approximately 5 h 16 min to drive from Paris to Valence.

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

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Book your Paris to Valence bus tickets online with Distribusion and FlixBus.

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There are 210+ hotels available in Valence. Prices start at $57 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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