There are 7 ways to get from Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie to Paris by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from St-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie to Nantes
  2. Take the train from Nantes to Paris Montparnasse Tgv

$94 - $116

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Bus  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie to La Roche-sur-Yon 172
  2. Take the bus from La Roche sur Yon to Paris, Paris 714

$29 - $51

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Train, bus  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from St-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie to Nantes
  2. Take the bus from Nantes to Paris City Centre - Bercy Ouibus

$35 - $48

Drive  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie to Paris 288.8 miles

$60 - $90

Train to Nantes, fly to Paris Orly  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from St-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie to Reze Pont Rousseau
  2. Fly from Nantes (NTE) to Paris Orly (ORY) NTE - ORY

$92 - $320

Train to Nantes, fly to Paris CDG  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from St-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie to Reze Pont Rousseau
  2. Fly from Nantes (NTE) to Paris CDG (CDG) NTE - CDG

$82 - $300

Bus, train to La Rochelle, fly to Paris Orly  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie to La Roche-sur-Yon
  2. Take the train from La Roche sur Yon to La Rochelle Ville
  3. Fly from La Rochelle (LRH) to Paris Orly (ORY) LRH - ORY

$119 - $610

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The cheapest way to get from Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie to Paris is to train and bus which costs 29€ - 45€ and takes 7 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie to Paris is to train which costs 80€ - 100€ and takes 4 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie to Paris. However, there are services departing from Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie and arriving at Paris, Paris via La Roche sur Yon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 2 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie to Paris. However, there are services departing from St-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie and arriving at Paris Montparnasse via Nantes. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 13 min.

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The distance between Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie and Paris is 400 km. The road distance is 462.1 km.

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The best way to get from Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie to Paris without a car is to train which takes 4 h 13 min and costs 80€ - 100€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 13 min to get from Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie to Paris, including transfers.

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Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie to Paris bus services, operated by Sovetours, depart from Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie station.

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Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie to Paris train services, operated by SNCF, depart from St-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie station.

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The best way to get from Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie to Paris is to train which takes 4 h 13 min and costs 80€ - 100€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 25€ - 45€ and takes 8 h 2 min.

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The quickest flight from Nantes Airport to Paris Orly Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie to Paris bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Paris, Paris station.

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Map of how to get from Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie to Paris.
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  • Distance: 250 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 13 min

What companies run services between Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie, France and Paris, France?

You can take a train from Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie to Paris via Nantes in around 4 h 13 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie to Paris via La Roche-sur-Yon and La Roche sur Yon in around 8 h 2 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Nantes to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $390
Flights from Nantes to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Flights from La Rochelle to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
XL Airways France
Website
xl.com
Flights from Nantes to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$30 - $160
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 St-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $27
1st Class
$24 - $40
Train from St-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie to Reze Pont Rousseau
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $26
1st Class
$24 - $40
Train from La Roche sur Yon to La Rochelle Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$28 - $45
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Nantes to Paris Montparnasse
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$75 - $90
1st Class
$110 - $150
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 Nantes to Paris City Centre - Bercy
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
Ouibus
Sovetours
Phone
(0251) 623166
Website
sovetours.com
Bus from Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie to La Roche-sur-Yon
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
sovetours.com
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 La Roche sur Yon to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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