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There are 10 ways to get from Roanne to Paris by train, bus, rideshare, 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  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Roanne to Vichy Clermont-Fd - Lyon / ...
  2. Take the train from Vichy to Paris-Bercy Ic / ...

$68 - $100

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Bus  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Roanne to Paris, Paris 747 / ...

$22 - $40

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Train via Gare de Paris-Gare-de-Lyon  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Roanne to Vichy Clermont-Fd - Lyon / ...
  2. Take the train from Gare de Vichy to Gare de Paris-Gare-de-Lyon Paris-Clermont Fd

Rideshare  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Roanne to Paris 249.8 miles

$26 - $28

Drive  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Roanne to Paris 250.6 miles

$50 - $80

Train to Lyon, fly to Paris Orly  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Roanne to Lyon Part Dieu
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Paris Orly (ORY) LYS - ORY

$88 - $298

Train to Lyon, fly to Paris CDG  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Roanne to Lyon Part Dieu
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Paris CDG (CDG) LYS - CDG

$92 - $296

Train to Clermont-Ferrand, fly to Paris Orly  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Roanne to Clermont-Ferrand
  2. Fly from Clermont-Ferrand (CFE) to Paris Orly (ORY) CFE - ORY

$91 - $401

Train to Clermont-Ferrand, fly to Paris CDG  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Roanne to Clermont-Ferrand
  2. Fly from Clermont-Ferrand (CFE) to Paris CDG (CDG) CFE - CDG

$95 - $389

Train, train to Le Puy, fly to Paris Orly  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Roanne to St Etienne Châteaucreux
  2. Take the train from St Etienne Châteaucreux to Le Puy en Velay
  3. Fly from Le Puy (LPY) to Paris Orly (ORY) LPY - ORY

$189 - $694

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The cheapest way to get from Roanne to Paris is to rideshare which costs 22€ - 25€ and takes 5 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Roanne to Paris is to drive which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 4 h 14 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Roanne and arriving at Paris, Paris. Services depart once daily, and operate Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 5 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Roanne to Paris. However, there are services departing from Roanne and arriving at Paris-Bercy via Vichy. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 38 min.

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The distance between Roanne and Paris is 339 km. The road distance is 400.9 km.

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The best way to get from Roanne to Paris without a car is to train which takes 4 h 38 min and costs 55€ - 90€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 38 min to get from Roanne to Paris, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Roanne to Paris is to train which takes 4 h 38 min and costs 55€ - 90€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 19€ - 35€ and takes 5 h 45 min.

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Map of how to get from Roanne to Paris.
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  • Distance: 212.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 38 min

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

You can take a train from Roanne to Paris via Vichy in around 4 h 38 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Roanne to Paris once daily. Tickets cost $22 - $40 and the journey takes 5 h 45 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lyon to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $380
Flights from Lyon to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Flights from Clermont-Ferrand to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $400
Flights from Clermont-Ferrand to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $460
Twin Jet
Website
twinjet.fr
Flights from Le Puy to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
XL Airways France
Website
xl.com
Flights from Lyon to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$30 - $140
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Lyon to Paris CDG via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,300
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 Roanne to Vichy
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $25
1st Class
$22 - $35
Train from Vichy to Paris-Bercy
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $75
1st Class
$75 - $120
Train from Gare de Vichy to Gare de Paris-Gare-de-Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
bretagne.prod.navitia.com
Train from Roanne to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $28
1st Class
$25 - $40
Train from Roanne to Clermont-Ferrand
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Train from Roanne to St Etienne Châteaucreux
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $26
1st Class
$24 - $40
Train from St Etienne Châteaucreux to Le Puy en Velay
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19
Website
en.oui.sncf
Standard
$19
First
$28
Sncf Ter
Website
bretagne.prod.navitia.com
Train from Gare de Roanne to Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
bretagne.prod.navitia.com
Train from Gare de Roanne to Gare de St-Etienne-Châteaucreux
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
bretagne.prod.navitia.com
Train from Gare de St-Etienne-Châteaucreux to Gare de Le Puy-en-Velay
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
bretagne.prod.navitia.com
Standard
$19
First
$28
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 Roanne to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $40
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 Roanne to Paris
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $28
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Lyon Airport to Paris Orly Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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

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Roanne to Paris train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Paris-Bercy station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Roanne to Paris is 401 km. It takes approximately 4 h 14 min to drive from Roanne to Paris.

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

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Roanne and Paris. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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