Trains Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) to Paris

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Trains Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) to Paris - Facts 
  • Distance: 477 km
  • Fastest route: 3 hours 40 minutes 
  • Number of trains: 20 
  • Changes: 0 
  • First train: 02:02 
  • Last train: 22:02 
  • Trains operator(s): SNCF, Deutsche Bahn (DB)
  • Fare range: €6 - €277 
  • From price: €6
Cheap train tickets from Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) to Paris!

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Every day 20 trains run between Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) and Paris. The distance is 477 kilometers and the fastest train journey takes 3 hours 40 minutes. 

The earlier you book, the cheaper train tickets are. Just before departure, train tickets can be three to ten times more expensive. For this route the price difference from early booking to just before departure is  €6 - €277.

Train times / timetable

Find all train times in Europe here: travel from Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) to Paris with SNCF, Deutsche Bahn (DB), the first train leaves at 02:02 and the last train at 22:02.

Train operators

SNCF

SNCF is the name of the railways in France. 

The high speed train of SNCF is the TGV. The TGV connects all major destinations in France and many big cities in countries nearby like Spain, Switzerland and Italy. On some routes like Paris to MarseilleParis to Bordeaux and Paris to Strasbourg the TGV reaches speeds up to 300km/h. Paris-Marseille takes just 3 hours, very fast seen the distance of 700 kilometers. 

SNCF is also a large stakeholder in the Eurostar to London and the Thalys to Brussels and Amsterdam

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Deutsche Bahn (DB)


Deutsche Bahn is the name of the national railways in Germany. The HQ is based in Frankfurt and the company is noted at the stock market. 

The high speed train of the Deutsche Bahn is the ICE International, one of the most convenient trains in Europe which run between all major cities in Germany. The ICE has also connections to all major cities in neighboring countries. 

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Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station)

Railway Station Frankfurt

Frankfurt(Main)Hbf is the main station of Frankfurt, located in the middle of the centre. From the main station it is easy to get by train to the airport of Frankfurt. At the station there are a lot of eateries and shops. In the station you can access the S-Bahn network to get around the city of Frankfurt.

Facilities

  • Wifi: yes, free for 30 minutes
  • Lockers: yes, 24h
  • Restaurants: yes
  • Parking: yes, paid

To the city centre

  • Walking: 10 minutes
  • Bike: no city bikes
  • Tram: - 
  • S Bahn: 9 minutes, every 2 minutes
  • Bus: -  
  • Taxi: yes

Finding your platform:

  • On each platform and in the departure hall there are screens on which the departing trains are listed.

Finding your carriage: 

  • If you have a reserved seat, you can find the right spot on the platform where the carriage stops, by looking at the board of train compositions that can be found on any platform. 

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Paris

What is the name of the main station in Paris? 
Paris does not have one central station, but several large stations: Paris Gare du Nord for Northern France, Gare de Lyon for the Rhone Valley and the Cote d'Azur, Gare de Austerlitz and Gare de Bercy for central France the and Gare de Bercy, Gare de Montparnasse for the southwest and west of France.

Can you walk from the station to the (old) city centre? 
The various train stations of Paris are all within the peripherique. Each of these stations is easily accessible by public transport, for example the metro.

About Paris
Paris, city of romance and light, is easy to reach by train. High speed trains run from all over France and Europe to Paris. Arrive at the magnificent Gare du Nord and Gare de Lyon and explore the Eifel Tower, Notre Dame and Maddam Tussaud's. Insider tip: have a lunch, dinner or drink in Le Train Blue. The most elegant restaurant of any train station in the world. Named after the sleeper that ran between Paris and the French Riviera.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How long does it take to travel from Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) to Paris?
The average travel time between Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) and Paris is 3 hours 40 minutes. On average 20 trains per day run between Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) and Paris. The first train is leaving Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) at 02:02 and the last at 22:02. The prices for train tickets from Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) to Paris start from €6.

How much does it cost to take the train from Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) to Paris?
The train fares for tickets from Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) to Paris start from €6. If you book early you have more chance to buy cheap train tickets from Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) to Paris. Sometimes tickets cost up to 4-5 times more just before departure than at the time the sales period starts.

How do I get from Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) to Paris?
On average 20 trains per day run between Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) and Paris. The number of changes on this route is 0. Trains are one of the best ways to travel around Europe, they are fast, convenient and if you book on time there are often great deals. Fares for trains from Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) to Paris start from €6.

How long is the train ride from Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) to Paris?
The average travel time between Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) and Paris is 3 hours 40 minutes. Every day 20 runs between Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) and Paris and the number of changes is 0. Train times can vary at any time of the day - check our rail planner for all the actual train times.

How far is Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) from Paris by train?
The distance between Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) and Paris is 477 kilometers. The average travel time is 3 hours 40 minutes and there are approximately 20 trains per day running between Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) and Paris. The first train leaves from Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) at 02:02 and the last one at 22:02.

Which trains run from Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) to Paris?
The following railway companies operate on the route between Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) and Paris: SNCF, Deutsche Bahn (DB). The average travel time is 3 hours 40 minutes, the distance is 477 kilometers and fares start from €6.

How to buy cheap train tickets from Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) to Paris?
Book your train tickets from Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) to Paris as early as possible - sometimes it saves 4-5 times than booking just before departure. If rail tickets between Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) and Paris are already available try to avoid peak times and / or travel on Tuesday or Thursday. Train tickets from Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) to Paris start from €6.

Do prices go down for trains Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) to Paris?
Unfortunately, no - there are no last minutes. Train tickets from Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) to Paris only become more expensive the closer to departure time. The only way to purchase cheap train tickets is to book as early as possible. In general, it is more economical to travel between Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) and Paris on Tuesday or Thursday, avoid peak times and / or travel late in the morning or in the early afternoon.

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