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

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Train  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Pau to Paris Montparnasse Tgv

$150 - $170

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Bus  •  10 h

  1. Take the bus from Pau to Paris, Paris N765

$45 - $80

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Rideshare  •  9 h 12 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Pau to Paris 495.3 miles

$60

Drive  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Pau to Paris 494.7 miles

$100 - $160

Fly Pau to Paris Orly  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Pau (PUF) to Paris Orly (ORY) PUF - ORY

$73 - $310

Fly Pau to Paris CDG  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Pau (PUF) to Paris CDG (CDG) PUF - CDG

$81 - $389

Train to Lourdes/Tarbes, fly to Paris Orly  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Pau to Lourdes
  2. Fly from Lourdes/Tarbes (LDE) to Paris Orly (ORY) LDE - ORY

$92 - $467

Train to Biarritz, fly to Paris Orly  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Pau to Bayonne
  2. Fly from Biarritz (BIQ) to Paris Orly (ORY) BIQ - ORY

$96 - $345

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The cheapest way to get from Pau to Paris is to rideshare which costs 51€ and takes 9 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pau to Paris is to fly which costs 60€ - 270€ and takes 3 h 24 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Pau and arriving at Paris, Paris. Services depart twice a week, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 10 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Pau and arriving at Paris Montparnasse. Services depart every four hours, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 4 h 26 min.

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The distance between Pau and Paris is 652 km. The road distance is 791.5 km.

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The best way to get from Pau to Paris without a car is to train which takes 4 h 26 min and costs 120€ - 140€.

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The train from Pau to Paris Montparnasse takes 4 h 26 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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

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Pau to Paris train services, operated by TGV, depart from Pau station.

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The best way to get from Pau to Paris is to train which takes 4 h 26 min and costs 120€ - 140€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 35€ - 65€ and takes 10 h, you could also fly, which costs 60€ - 270€ and takes 3 h 24 min.

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Map of how to get from Pau to Paris.
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  • Distance: 407.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 26 min

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

TGV operates a train from Pau to Paris every 4 hours. Tickets cost $150 - $170 and the journey takes 4 h 26 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Pau to Paris twice a week. Tickets cost $45 - $80 and the journey takes 10 h.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Pau to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $480
Flights from Pau to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Flights from Pau to Paris CDG via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $750
Flights from Lourdes/Tarbes to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $700
Flights from Biarritz to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Pau to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $480
Flights from Lourdes/Tarbes to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $700
Flights from Biarritz to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Pau to Paris Montparnasse
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$150 - $170
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$150 - $170
1st Class
$200 - $290
Train from Pau to Lourdes
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$13 - $18
1st Class
$23 - $30
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 Pau to Lourdes
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$13 - $20
1st Class
$16 - $25
Train from Pau to Bayonne
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $35
1st Class
$29 - $45
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Pau to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. 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 be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Pau to Paris
Ave. Duration
9 h 12 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Pau Airport to Paris Orly Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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

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Pau to Paris train services, operated by TGV, arrive at Paris Montparnasse station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pau to Paris is 791 km. It takes approximately 7 h 13 min to drive from Pau to Paris.

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

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Book your Pau to Paris bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 4901+ hotels available in Paris. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Pau and Paris. 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 Pau to Pau Airport is to shuttle which takes 31 min and costs .

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