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There are 6 ways to get from Warsaw to Paris by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Paris CDG  •  5h 40m

  1. Fly from Warsaw Chopin (WAW) to Paris CDG (CDG) WAW - CDG

67€ - 171€

Cheapest option

Fly to Paris Orly  •  5h 32m

  1. Fly from Warsaw Chopin (WAW) to Paris Orly (ORY) WAW - ORY

43€ - 174€

4 alternative options

Train  •  15h 39m

  1. Take the train from Warszawa Centralna to Berlin Hbf Eic / ...
  2. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Paris l'Est Ice / ...

198€ - 304€

Bus, train  •  23h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Warszawa to Brussels
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Paris Nord Thalys

125€ - 229€

Bus  •  24h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Warsaw to Paris N1305 / ...

75€ - 95€

Drive  •  13h 46m

  1. Drive from Warsaw to Paris Gallieni 1580.8 km

170€ - 260€

Warsaw to Paris by train

The train journey time between Warsaw and Paris is around 19h 52m and covers a distance of around 1715 km. The fastest train normally takes 16h 28m. Operated by PKP Intercity, Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, Deutsche Bahn Intercity and others, the Warsaw to Paris train service departs from Warszawa Centralna and arrives in Paris l'Est. Typically 18 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
19h 52m
Fastest train time:
16h 28m
Trains per week:
18
Cheapest price:
198€
Carbon emissions:
90 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
04:19
Last train departs at:
15:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Warsaw to Paris train schedules

Poland → France
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International entry into France from Poland

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Poland
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Allowed for: All visitors

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Conditions of entry into France from Poland

  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from Poland
  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 7 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Mandatory installation of smart phone app for contact purposes
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be placed under state quarantine
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Health declaration required
This does not apply to fully vaccinated nationals
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  • Entry is allowed for fully vaccinated travellers
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area, Andorra, Australia, Israel, Japan, Lebanon, Monaco, New Zealand, Norway, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea and Vatican
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area, Andorra, Australia, Israel, Japan, Lebanon, Monaco, New Zealand, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea and Vatican
  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 7 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Mandatory installation of smart phone app for contact purposes
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be placed under state quarantine
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area, Andorra, Australia, Cyprus, Israel, Japan, Lebanon, Monaco, New Zealand, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea and Vatican
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Rules to follow in France

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Considerations leaving from Poland

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering France from Poland.

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Domestic travel is restricted

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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

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

The social distance requirement in Paris is 1 metre.

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

No, but conditions apply when returning to Poland from France.

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Last updated: 13 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Warsaw to Paris is to bus which costs 340 zł - 410 zł and takes 24h 21m.

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The quickest way to get from Warsaw to Paris is to fly which costs 190 zł - 800 zł and takes 5h 32m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Warsaw to Paris. However, there are services departing from Centrum 06 and arriving at Paris via Warsaw. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24h 21m.

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No, there is no direct train from Warsaw to Paris. However, there are services departing from Warszawa Centralna and arriving at Paris l'Est via Berlin Hbf and Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 39m.

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The distance between Warsaw and Paris is 1367 km. The road distance is 1580.8 km.

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The best way to get from Warsaw to Paris without a car is to train which takes 15h 39m and costs 850 zł - 1 400 zł.

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It takes approximately 5h 40m to get from Warsaw to Paris, including transfers.

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

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Warsaw to Paris train services, operated by PKP Intercity, depart from Warszawa Centralna station.

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The best way to get from Warsaw to Paris is to fly which takes 5h 40m and costs 300 zł - 800 zł. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 850 zł - 1 400 zł and takes 15h 39m, you could also bus, which costs 340 zł - 410 zł and takes 24h 21m.

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Map of how to get from Warsaw to Paris.
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  • Distance: 1366.5 km
  • Duration: 5h 40m

What companies run services between Warsaw, Poland and Paris, France?

Air France, LOT and six other airlines fly from Warsaw to Paris hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Warsaw to Paris via Berlin Hbf and Frankfurt(Main)Hbf in around 15h 39m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Warsaw Chopin to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 280€
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Warsaw Chopin to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 270€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Warsaw Chopin to Paris CDG via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
170€ - 430€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Warsaw Chopin to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
130€ - 280€
Flights from Warsaw Chopin to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
130€ - 280€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Warsaw Chopin to Paris CDG via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 360€
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Warsaw Chopin to Paris CDG via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
85€ - 220€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Warsaw Chopin to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 220€
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Warsaw Chopin to Paris CDG via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
65€ - 270€
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Warsaw Chopin to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
26€ - 220€
Train operators
PKP Intercity

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability and large families entitled to discounts. Trains have standard 1st and 2nd class reserved seating, and many overnight trains also offer sleepers and couchettes.

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Warszawa Centralna to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
6h 2m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
13€ - 24€
Website
PKP Intercity
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Poland Rail Pass
2nd Class
13€ - 16€
1st Class
19€ - 24€
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 Berlin Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
95€ - 140€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Paris l'Est
Ave. Duration
3h 56m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
100€ - 140€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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 Berlin Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
95€ - 140€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Paris l'Est
Ave. Duration
3h 51m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
90€ - 120€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
90€ - 110€
1st Class
100€ - 120€
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
75€ - 160€
Website
Thalys
Standard
75€ - 110€
Comfort
90€ - 120€
Premium
110€ - 160€
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 Warsaw to Paris
Ave. Duration
23h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
75€ - 95€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Warsaw Chopin Airport to Paris CDG Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 25m.

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

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Warsaw to Paris train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Paris l'Est station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Warsaw to Paris is 1581 km. It takes approximately 13h 46m to drive from Warsaw to Paris.

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Luxair, Air France, Scandinavian Airlines and five other airlines offer flights from Warsaw Chopin Airport to Paris CDG Airport.

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The best way to get from Warsaw to Warsaw Chopin Airport is to train which takes 22 min and costs 8 zł - 10 zł.

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