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There are 9 ways to get from Portbou to Paris by train, bus, night train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train inOui TGV  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Cerbère to Perpignan
  2. Take the train from Perpignan to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv

$184 - $209

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Train, bus  •  13 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Cerbère to Perpignan
  2. Take the bus from Perpignan to Paris, Paris N707

$64 - $104

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Train  •  11 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Gare de Cerbère to Gare de Paris-Austerlitz Cerbère - Paris-Austerlitz / ...

$120 - $180

Night train  •  12 h 36 min

  1. Take the night train from Cerbère to Paris Austerlitz INTERCITÉS de nuit

$120 - $180

Drive  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Portbou to Paris 564.3 miles

$120 - $180

Train to Perpignan, fly  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Cerbère to Perpignan
  2. Fly from Perpignan (PGF) to Paris Orly (ORY) PGF - ORY

$82 - $463

Train to Montpellier, fly  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Cerbère to Montpellier Saint-Roch
  2. Fly from Montpellier (MPL) to Paris Orly (ORY) MPL - ORY

$95 - $354

Train, train to Toulouse, fly  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Cerbère to Narbonne
  2. Take the train from Narbonne to Toulouse-Matabiau
  3. Fly from Toulouse (TLS) to Paris Orly (ORY) TLS - ORY

$97 - $246

Train, train to Barcelona, fly  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Port Bou to Girona
  2. Take the train from Girona to Barcelona Sants
  3. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Paris Orly (ORY) BCN - ORY

$69 - $282

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Portbou to Paris is to train and bus which costs 55€ - 95€ and takes 13 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Portbou to Paris is to train and fly which costs 70€ - 410€ and takes 5 h 2 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Gare de Cerbère and arriving at Gare de Paris-Austerlitz. Services depart three times a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 h 42 min.

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The distance between Portbou and Paris is 718 km. The road distance is 902.8 km.

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The best way to get from Portbou to Paris without a car is to train which takes 6 h 24 min and costs 160€ - 190€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 24 min to get from Portbou to Paris, including transfers.

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Portbou to Paris train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Cerbère station.

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The quickest flight from Perpignan Airport to Paris Orly Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Portbou to Paris train services, operated by inOui TGV, arrive at Paris Gare de Lyon station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Portbou to Paris is 903 km. It takes approximately 8 h 33 min to drive from Portbou to Paris.

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  • Distance: 448.5 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 24 min

What companies run services between Portbou, Spain and Paris, France?

You can take a train from Portbou to Paris via Perpignan in around 6 h 24 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Perpignan to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $650
Flights from Montpellier to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Flights from Toulouse to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Flights from Barcelona to Paris Orly via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Flights from Barcelona to Paris Orly via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Flights from Barcelona to Paris Orly via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Barcelona to Paris Orly via Alicante
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$45 - $330
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Toulouse to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Barcelona to Paris Orly via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Flights from Barcelona to Paris Orly via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Flights from Barcelona to Paris Orly via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Flights from Barcelona to Paris Orly via Alicante
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $340
Train operators
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 Cerbère to Perpignan
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$13 - $20
1st Class
$16 - $25
Train from Gare de Cerbère to Gare de Paris-Austerlitz
Ave. Duration
11 h 42 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$120 - $180
1st Class
$180 - $280
Night train from Cerbère to Paris Austerlitz
Ave. Duration
12 h 36 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$120 - $180
1st Class
$180 - $280
Train from Cerbère to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $70
Train from Cerbère to Narbonne
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$28 - $45
Train from Narbonne to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$26 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $55
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Perpignan to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$170 - $190
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$170 - $190
1st Class
$220 - $330
Train from Narbonne to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $40
1st Class
$50 - $65
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Perpignan to Paris Gare De Lyon
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Website
renfe.com
Train from Port Bou to Girona
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Website
renfe.com
Train from Girona to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Website
renfe.com
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 Perpignan to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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