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There are 8 ways to get from Trier to Orléans by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Saarbrücken  •  6h 33m

  1. Take the train from Trier Hbf to Saarbruecken Hbf Rb / ...
  2. Take the train from Saarbruecken Hbf to Paris l'Est Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Paris Austerlitz to Orleans Ter

€97 - €152

Cheapest option

Train, train to Dusseldorf, fly to Paris CDG  •  9h 33m

  1. Take the train from Trier Hbf to Koblenz Hbf
  2. Take the train from Koblenz Hbf to Duesseldorf Hbf
  3. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Paris CDG (CDG) DUS - CDG
  4. Take the train from Paris Austerlitz to Orleans

€81 - €301

6 alternative options

Train  •  6h 36m

  1. Take the train from Trier Hbf to Luxembourg Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Thionville to Paris l'Est Tgv
  3. Take the train from Paris Austerlitz to Orleans Ter

€83 - €189

Bus  •  12h

  1. Take the bus from Trier, Hauptbahnhof to Luxembourg, Gare Centrale routière L30
  2. Take the bus from Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon to Orléans N1152

Drive  •  5h 5m

  1. Drive from Trier to Orléans 540.5 km

€55 - €90

Fly Luxembourg to Paris CDG, train  •  6h 45m

  1. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Paris CDG (CDG) LUX - CDG
  2. Take the train from Paris Austerlitz to Orleans

€83 - €287

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly to Paris CDG  •  9h 11m

  1. Take the train from Trier Hbf to Koblenz Hbf
  2. Take the train from Koblenz Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  3. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Paris CDG (CDG) FRA - CDG
  4. Take the train from Paris Austerlitz to Orleans

€90 - €307

Fly Luxembourg to Paris Orly, train  •  9h 32m

  1. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Paris Orly (ORY) LUX - ORY
  2. Take the train from Paris Austerlitz to Orleans

€90 - €432

Trier to Orléans by train, subway and walk

The journey time between Trier and Orléans is around 5h 37m and covers a distance of around 592 km. The fastest journey normally takes 4h 59m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, TGV inOui and others, the Trier to Orléans service departs from Trier Hbf and arrives in Orleans. Typically 13 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
5h 37m
Fastest journey time:
4h 59m
Services per week:
13
Cheapest price:
€97
Carbon emissions:
31 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:33
Last service departs at:
13:33

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Trier to Orléans train, subway and walk schedules

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Domestic travel is restricted

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Orléans is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Orléans is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Orléans is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 130 000.

Yes, entry into Germany from France is currently restricted.

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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Trier to Orléans is to drive, which costs €55 - €90 and takes 5h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Trier to Orléans is to drive which costs €55 - €90 and takes 5h 5m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Trier to Orléans. However, there are services departing from Trier, Hauptbahnhof and arriving at Orléans via Luxembourg, Gare Centrale and Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h.

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No, there is no direct train from Trier to Orléans. However, there are services departing from Trier Hbf and arriving at Orleans via Saarbruecken Hbf, Gare de l'Est and Paris Austerlitz. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 33m.

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The distance between Trier and Orléans is 404 km. The road distance is 540.5 km.

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The best way to get from Trier to Orléans without a car is to train via Saarbrücken which takes 6h 33m and costs €95 - €160.

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It takes approximately 6h 33m to get from Trier to Orléans, including transfers.

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Trier to Orléans bus services, operated by Luxembourg Railways (CFL), depart from Trier, Hauptbahnhof station.

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Trier to Orléans train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, depart from Trier Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Trier to Orléans is to train via Saarbrücken which takes 6h 33m and costs €95 - €160. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 12h.

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  • Distance: 403.6 km
  • Duration: 6h 33m

What companies run services between Trier, Germany and Orléans, France?

You can take a train from Trier to Orléans via Saarbruecken Hbf, Paris l'Est, Gare de l'Est, Gare d'Austerlitz, and Paris Austerlitz in around 6h 33m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Trier to Orléans via Luxembourg, Gare Centrale routière, Luxembourg, Gare Centrale, Hollerich, P+R Bouillon, and Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon in around 12h.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€95 - €210
Flights from Frankfurt to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €230
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €240
Flights from Luxembourg to Paris Orly via Paris CDG, Toulouse
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€230 - €700
Flights from Luxembourg to Paris Orly via Paris CDG, Marseille
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€230 - €700
Flights from Luxembourg to Paris Orly via Paris CDG, Montpellier
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€230 - €700
Flights from Luxembourg to Paris Orly via Bastia
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€190 - €700
Flights from Luxembourg to Paris Orly via Marseille
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€40 - €220
Flights from Luxembourg to Paris Orly via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
€230 - €700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €290
Flights from Frankfurt to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€70 - €290
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €320
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Luxembourg to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€95 - €210
Flights from Frankfurt to Paris CDG via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €220
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Paris Orly via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €180
Flights from Luxembourg to Paris Orly via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€24 - €120
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Paris Orly via Toulon/Hyeres
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€140 - €420
Flights from Luxembourg to Paris Orly via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€140 - €550
Flights from Luxembourg to Paris Orly via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€30 - €300
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€75 - €270
Air Corsica
Website
aircorsica.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Paris Orly via Bastia
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€190 - €700
Gulf Air Bahrain
Website
gulfair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €280
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Paris CDG via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €600
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€40 - €200
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Paris Orly via Porto
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€140 - €600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Paris Orly via Nice
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Friday
Estimated price
€60 - €230
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Trier Hbf to Saarbruecken Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€14 - €21
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Trier Hbf to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€9 - €13
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Trier Hbf to Koblenz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€18 - €26
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Koblenz Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Regionalbf
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€19 - €27
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Koblenz Hbf to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€21 - €30
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Saarbruecken Hbf to Paris l'Est
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€65 - €95
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Koblenz Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€28 - €40
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Koblenz Hbf to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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 Saarbruecken Hbf to Paris l'Est
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€65 - €85
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€65 - €80
1st Class
€70 - €85
Train from Thionville to Paris l'Est
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€60 - €75
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€60 - €75
1st Class
€65 - €75
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 Paris Austerlitz to Orleans
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€15 - €35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€15 - €23
Rail 1st Class
€24 - €35
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Phone
+352 24 89 24 89
Website
cfl.lu
Train from Trier Hbf to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€3
Website
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Train from Trier Hbf to Koblenz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€3
Website
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Train from Koblenz Hbf to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€3
Website
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Trier Hbf to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Koblenz Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€40 - €65
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Koblenz Hbf to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€45 - €65
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Die Länderbahn
Phone
0 89 54 888 97 - 25
Email
info@laenderbahn.com
Website
laenderbahn.com
Train from Koblenz Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Regionalbf
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
Die Länderbahn
National Express
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Koblenz Hbf to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€28 - €35
Website
National Express Rail
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Koblenz Hbf to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€22 - €30
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Koblenz Hbf to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€40 - €75
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Koblenz Hbf to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€18 - €25
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bus operators
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Phone
+352 24 89 24 89
Website
cfl.lu
Bus from Trier, Hauptbahnhof to Luxembourg, Gare Centrale routière
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon to Orléans
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€28 - €35
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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

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Trier to Orléans bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Orléans station.

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Trier to Orléans train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Orleans station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Trier to Orléans is 541 km. It takes approximately 5h 5m to drive from Trier to Orléans.

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