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There are 8 ways to get from Rennes-le-Château to Paris by taxi, plane, bus, train, night train or car

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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Taxi to Castres, fly  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rennes-le-Château to Castres
  2. Fly from Castres (DCM) to Paris Orly (ORY) DCM - ORY

$208 - $549

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Bus  •  13 h 55 min

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

$41 - $83

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Bus to Perpignan, fly  •  5 h 48 min

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

$72 - $453

Bus, train, train to Toulouse, fly  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Couiza-Ste-Anne to Gare de Limoux
  2. Take the train from Limoux to Carcassonne
  3. Take the train from Carcassonne to Toulouse-Matabiau
  4. Fly from Toulouse (TLS) to Paris Orly (ORY) TLS - ORY
  5. Take the train from Antony to Saint-Michel-Notre-Dame

$85 - $227

Train inOui TGV  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Gare de Carcassonne to Gare de Montpellier-Saint-Roch Bordeaux-St-Jean - Marseille-St-Charles / ...
  2. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv

$183 - $228

Train  •  11 h 55 min

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

$103 - $162

Night train  •  12 h 53 min

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

$103 - $162

Drive  •  7 h 42 min

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

$100 - $160

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The cheapest way to get from Rennes-le-Château to Paris is to bus which costs 35€ - 75€ and takes 13 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rennes-le-Château to Paris is to taxi and fly which costs 180€ - 480€ and takes 3 h 57 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 55 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 12 min and costs 150€ - 200€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 57 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 12 min and costs 150€ - 200€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 35€ - 75€ and takes 13 h 55 min.

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The quickest flight from Castres Airport to Paris Orly Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 45 min.

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Rennes-le-Château to Paris bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Paris, Paris 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: 3 h 57 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 Gare de Limoux, Limoux, Carcassonne, Gare de Carcassonne, Gare de Montpellier-Saint-Roch, and Montpellier Saint-Roch in around 8 h 12 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 55 min.

Airlines
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Castres to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $460
Flights from Perpignan to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $650
Flights from Toulouse to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Castres to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $460
Flights from Perpignan to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $650
Flights from Toulouse to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $400
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Toulouse to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
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 Limoux to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$11 - $17
1st Class
$13 - $21
Train from Carcassonne to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $28
1st Class
$25 - $40
Train from Gare de Carcassonne to Gare de Montpellier-Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
Train from Gare de Carcassonne to Gare de Paris-Austerlitz
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $150
1st Class
$150 - $240
Night train from Carcassonne to Paris Austerlitz
Ave. Duration
10 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $150
1st Class
$150 - $240
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Carcassonne to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $42
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 - $65
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
$180 - $270
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 Montpellier St. Roch Station to Paris Gare De Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
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
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
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
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Rennes-le-Château to Castres
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170

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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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Hop! offers flights from Castres Airport to Paris Orly Airport.

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