There are 10 ways to get from Saint-Étienne 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from St Etienne Châteaucreux to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv

$95 - $110

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Saint-Etienne to Paris City Center - Bercy Ouibus / ...

$18 - $50

8 alternative options

Train, bus  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from St Etienne le Clapier to Lyon-Perrache
  2. Take the bus from Lyon to Paris Gallieni

$46 - $67

Rideshare  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Saint-Étienne to Paris 301.5 miles

$34 - $38

Drive  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Saint-Étienne to Paris 326.8 miles

$70 - $110

Train to Lyon, fly to Paris Orly  •  4 h 3 min

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

$93 - $300

Train to Lyon, fly to Paris CDG  •  4 h 28 min

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

$89 - $291

Bus to Clermont-Ferrand, fly to Paris Orly  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Saint-Etienne to Clermont-Ferrand
  2. Fly from Clermont-Ferrand (CFE) to Paris Orly (ORY) CFE - ORY

$74 - $371

Train to Le Puy, fly to Paris Orly  •  4 h 27 min

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

$179 - $687

Bus to Clermont-Ferrand, fly to Paris CDG  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Saint-Etienne to Clermont-Ferrand
  2. Fly from Clermont-Ferrand (CFE) to Paris CDG (CDG) CFE - CDG

$70 - $352

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Saint-Étienne to Paris is to bus which costs 16€ - 45€ and takes 7 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Saint-Étienne to Paris is to train which takes 2 h 48 min and costs 80€ - 95€.

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The distance between Saint-Étienne and Paris is 411 km. The road distance is 523 km.

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The train from St Etienne Châteaucreux to Paris Gare de Lyon takes 2 h 48 min including transfers and departs five times a day.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Saint-Etienne and arriving at Paris City Center - Bercy. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 35 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from St Etienne Châteaucreux and arriving at Paris Gare de Lyon. Services depart five times a day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 48 min.

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What companies run services between Saint-Étienne, France and Paris, France?

TGV operates a train from Saint-Étienne to Paris 5 times a day. Tickets cost $95 - $110 and the journey takes 2 h 48 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Saint-Étienne to Paris every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $18 - $26 and the journey takes 7 h 35 min. FlixBus also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lyon to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $380
Flights from Lyon to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Flights from Clermont-Ferrand to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $400
Flights from Clermont-Ferrand to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 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 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$30 - $140
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from St Etienne Châteaucreux to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$95 - $110
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$95 - $110
1st Class
$130 - $190
Train from St Etienne Châteaucreux to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $22
1st Class
$30 - $35
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from St Etienne le Clapier to Lyon-Perrache
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $23
1st Class
$20 - $30
Train from St Etienne Châteaucreux to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $23
1st Class
$20 - $30
Train from St Etienne Bellevue to Le Puy en Velay
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $26
1st Class
$24 - $40
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Saint-Etienne to Paris City Center - Bercy
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Saint-Etienne to Clermont-Ferrand
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Saint-Étienne to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Lyon to Paris Gallieni
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
isilines.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Saint-Étienne to Paris
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$34 - $38
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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