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Buses from Frankfurt to Paris

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Journey Information

There are 2 intercity buses per day from Frankfurt to Paris. Traveling by bus from Frankfurt to Paris usually takes around 8 hours and 6 minutes, but the fastest BlaBlaCar Bus bus can make the trip in 7 hours and 40 minutes.

Distance297 mi (478 km)
Shortest duration7h 40m
Cheapest price$29.97
Trips per day4
Most frequent serviceBlaBlaCar Bus
Bus lines1

What bus companies travel from Frankfurt to Paris?

There is one intercity bus company that operates from Frankfurt to Paris. BlaBlaCar Bus is the one bus line that serves this route. Although it's the sole option, there are a couple of different scheduled times to choose from.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
BlaBlaCar Bus28h 7m$31.31

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Frankfurt am Main to Paris during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all bus passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the bus.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus takes an average of 8 hours and 6 minutes to cover the 297 miles from Frankfurt to Paris. However, the fastest bus only takes 7 hours and 40 minutes. It’s definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable for a long road trip. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Sunday tends to be the busiest day for buses, as many passengers take the bus to Paris at the end of the week. If you are planning to travel on a Sunday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Wednesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the bus, traveling mid-week is your best bet.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Frankfurt?

The first bus leaves at 7:00am and the last bus leaves at 11:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Frankfurt to Paris, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are usually only 2 buses per day from Frankfurt to Paris. Both of these are direct buses, meaning that you do not have to worry about transferring buses at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Frankfurt to Paris; ticket prices start at $34.55.

City Information

Paris

Paris, the famous City of Lights, is the premier destination of choice for people visiting France. Boasting a rich cultural heritage and world-famous culinary traditions, Paris will certainly amaze visitors with everything it has to offer. The city’s star attraction is the famous Eiffel Tower, which was constructed in 1889. An architectural marvel that has stood the test of time, the Eiffel Tower is perhaps the most iconic landmark of Paris, and visitors can take an elevator to the top for a panoramic view of the city. Another must-see iconic landmark is the Musée du Louvre, one of the best art museums in the world. At the Louvre, visitors can marvel at more than 35,000 works of art, including the world-famous Mona Lisa. If you wish to stay away from the deafening crowd, Pere-Lachaise Cemetery, the largest green space in the city, will have what you need.

Paris’ food scene is rich and vibrant, brimming with both traditional bistros and chic new restaurants. For those who enjoy a rustic French vibe, the 2ème arrondissement offers some great selections. If you feel like splurging a little bit, head over to Guy Savoy, one of the best restaurants in town.

Paris is a central hub of transportation in France and Europe, in general. Visitors can catch trains to other cities at one of the six central stations: Gare du Nord, Gare de l'Est, Gare de Lyon, Gare d'Austerlitz, Gare Montparnasse, and Gare Saint-Lazare. The main bus station is Paris Bercy Bourgogne - Pays d'Auvergne located not too far from Gare d'Austerlitz. The principal airports in the city are Paris–Charles de Gaulle, Paris–Orly, and Beauvais–Tillé Airport.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Frankfurt?

Departure stations

Frankfurt am Main has two bus stations with service to Paris.

Bus stations in Frankfurt:

  • Central Train Station

Where does the bus arrive in Paris?

Arrival stations

All buses from Frankfurt arrive at one main station in Paris.

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