Gießen to Paris by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 45m
  • Distance
    494 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    5hr 16m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Gießen to Paris by train

Fast trains from Gießen to Paris take around 4 hours and 45 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 494 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Gießen and Paris.

1. Are there direct trains from Gießen to Paris?

Journeys between Gießen and Paris usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 13 departures on the route from Gießen to Paris every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 14 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Gießen to Paris?

The Gießen to Paris train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 45 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Gießen to Paris train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Paris is usually scheduled to depart Gießen around 04:28 and the last train is around 17:53. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Gießen around 04:30, and the last at 17:53.

When to book Gießen to Paris train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 5 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Gießen to Paris by train.

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Which train companies operate between Gießen and Paris?

More than one train company operates on the route from Gießen to Paris, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Regional Express
  • Regional-Express
  • Regionalbahn
  • TGV

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.