There are 9 ways to get from Rennes-le-Château to Paris by train, bus, night bus, 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  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Carcassonne to Montpellier Saint-Roch Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv

$172 - $209

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Night bus  •  14 h 9 min

  1. Take the night bus from Carcassonne to Paris City Centre - Bercy Ouibus

$31 - $44

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Bus  •  13 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Carcassonne to Toulouse Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Toulouse to Paris, Paris 705

$42 - $75

Drive  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Rennes-le-Château to Paris 497.7 miles

$100 - $160

Bus to Perpignan, fly to Paris Orly  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Quillan to Perpignan Airport
  2. Fly from Perpignan (PGF) to Paris Orly (ORY) PGF - ORY

$82 - $460

Bus, train to Toulouse, fly to Paris Orly  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Couiza to Carcassonne
  2. Take the train from Carcassonne to Toulouse-Matabiau
  3. Fly from Toulouse (TLS) to Paris Orly (ORY) TLS - ORY

$85 - $219

Bus, train to Toulouse, fly to Paris CDG  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Couiza to Carcassonne
  2. Take the train from Carcassonne to Toulouse-Matabiau
  3. Fly from Toulouse (TLS) to Paris CDG (CDG) TLS - CDG

$85 - $229

Bus, train to Montpellier, fly to Paris Orly  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Couiza to Carcassonne
  2. Take the train from Carcassonne to Montpellier Saint-Roch
  3. Fly from Montpellier (MPL) to Paris Orly (ORY) MPL - ORY

$103 - $365

Train, train to Castres, fly to Paris Orly  •  8 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Carcassonne to Toulouse-Matabiau
  2. Take the train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Labruguiere
  3. Fly from Castres (DCM) to Paris Orly (ORY) DCM - ORY

$129 - $465

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rennes-le-Château to Paris is to night bus which costs 25€ - 40€ and takes 14 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rennes-le-Château to Paris is to bus and fly which costs 65€ - 390€ and takes 5 h 43 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rennes-le-Château to Paris. However, there are services departing from Couiza and arriving at Paris, Paris via Chenier, Carcassonne and Toulouse. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 54 min.

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The distance between Rennes-le-Château and Paris is 659 km. The road distance is 796.3 km.

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The best way to get from Rennes-le-Château to Paris without a car is to train which takes 8 h 3 min and costs 140€ - 180€.

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It takes approximately 8 h 3 min to get from Rennes-le-Château to Paris, including transfers.

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Rennes-le-Château to Paris bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from Carcassonne station.

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The best way to get from Rennes-le-Château to Paris is to train which takes 8 h 3 min and costs 140€ - 180€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 35€ - 65€ and takes 13 h 54 min.

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The quickest flight from Perpignan Airport to Paris Orly Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Rennes-le-Château to Paris bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Paris City Centre - Bercy station.

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Map of how to get from Rennes-le-Château to Paris.
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  • Distance: 412.1 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 3 min

What companies run services between Rennes-le-Château, France and Paris, France?

You can take a train from Rennes-le-Château to Paris via Carcassonne and Montpellier Saint-Roch in around 8 h 3 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rennes-le-Château to Paris via Carcassonne, Chenier, Place Davilla, Carcassonne, and Toulouse in around 13 h 54 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Perpignan to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $650
Flights from Toulouse to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Flights from Toulouse to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $420
Flights from Toulouse to Paris CDG via Nantes
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $490
Flights from Toulouse to Paris CDG via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $420
Flights from Montpellier to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Flights from Castres to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $460
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Perpignan to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $650
Flights from Toulouse to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Flights from Montpellier to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Flights from Castres to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $460
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Toulouse to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Toulouse to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Toulouse to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
XL Airways France
Website
xl.com
Flights from Toulouse to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$40 - $150
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 Carcassonne to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$28 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
Train from Carcassonne to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $29
1st Class
$26 - $40
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Labruguiere
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $29
1st Class
$26 - $40
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Carcassonne to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$140 - $160
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$140 - $160
1st Class
$190 - $280
Train from Carcassonne to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $29
1st Class
$42 - $43
Bus operators
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 Carcassonne to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Night bus from Carcassonne to Paris City Centre - Bercy
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
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 Toulouse to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
La Région Occitanie
Phone
05 61 33 50 50
Email
contact@laregion.fr
Website
laregion.fr
Bus from Quillan to Perpignan Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Website
La Région Occitanie
Bus from Couiza to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4
Website
La Région Occitanie

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Yes, the driving distance between Rennes-le-Château to Paris is 796 km. It takes approximately 7 h 42 min to drive from Rennes-le-Château to Paris.

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

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