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There are 6 ways to get from Saint-Malo to Paris by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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Train  •  2h 25m

  1. Take the train from St Malo to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 Tgv

70€ - 95€

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Bus  •  6h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Saint-Malo to Paris La Défense S772

22€ - 28€

4 alternative options

Train via Rennes  •  3h 18m

  1. Take the train from St Malo to Rennes Ter / ...
  2. Take the train from Rennes to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 Tgv

71€ - 114€

Rideshare  •  4h 54m

  1. Take the rideshare from Saint-Malo to Paris 402.4 km

25€

Drive  •  3h 49m

  1. Drive from Saint-Malo to Porte Maillot 395.7 km

40€ - 65€

Train, fly  •  4h 20m

  1. Take the train from St Malo to Pontchaillou
  2. Fly from Rennes (RNS) to Paris CDG (CDG) RNS - CDG

90€ - 229€

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The most affordable way to get from Saint-Malo to Paris is to rideshare, which costs 25€ and takes 4h 54m.

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The quickest way to get from Saint-Malo to Paris is to train which costs 70€ - 95€ and takes 2h 25m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Saint-Malo to Paris. However, there are services departing from Saint-Malo and arriving at Palais Des Congres via La Defense-Metro-Rer-Tramway. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 1m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from St Malo and arriving at Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 25m.

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The distance between Saint-Malo and Paris is 321 km. The road distance is 395.7 km.

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The best way to get from Saint-Malo to Paris without a car is to train which takes 2h 25m and costs 70€ - 95€.

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The train from St Malo to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 takes 2h 25m including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Saint-Malo to Paris bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Saint-Malo station.

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Saint-Malo to Paris train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from St Malo station.

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The best way to get from Saint-Malo to Paris is to train which takes 2h 25m and costs 70€ - 95€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 21€ - 28€ and takes 6h 1m.

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Map of how to get from Saint-Malo to Paris.
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  • Distance: 320.5 km
  • Duration: 2h 25m

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

TGV inOui operates a train from St Malo to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 3 times a day. Tickets cost 70€ - 95€ and the journey takes 2h 25m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Saint-Malo to Paris La Défense once a week. Tickets cost 20€ - 25€ and the journey takes 5h 35m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Rennes to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 280€
Train operators
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from St Malo to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
70€ - 95€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
70€ - 85€
1st Class
80€ - 95€
Train from St Malo to Rennes
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
29€ - 34€
1st Class
23€ - 28€
Train from Rennes to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
60€ - 80€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
60€ - 75€
1st Class
65€ - 80€
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. 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 Malo to Rennes
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
11€ - 27€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
11€ - 17€
Rail 1st Class
18€ - 27€
Train from St Malo to Pontchaillou
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 26€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
10€ - 16€
Rail 1st Class
18€ - 26€
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Saint-Malo to Paris La Défense
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
20€ - 25€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. 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 to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Saint-Malo to Paris
Ave. Duration
4h 54m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
25€
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Rennes Airport to Paris CDG Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Saint-Malo to Paris bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Paris La Défense station.

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Saint-Malo to Paris train services, operated by TGV inOui, arrive at Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Saint-Malo to Paris is 396 km. It takes approximately 3h 49m to drive from Saint-Malo to Paris.

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Air France offers flights from Rennes Airport to Paris CDG Airport.

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There are 9695+ hotels available in Paris. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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

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