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Paris to Gießen by train

  • First train
    06:24
  • Last train
    19:06
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 42m
  • Distance
    494 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    19
  • Avg. journey time
    5hr 16m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Paris to Gießen by train

Fast trains from Paris to Gießen take around 4 hours and 42 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 494 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Paris and Gießen.

1. Are there direct trains from Paris to Gießen?

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

We usually find around 19 departures on the route from Paris to Gießen 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 20 departures.

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

The Paris to Gießen train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 42 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Gießen is usually scheduled to depart Paris around 06:40 and the last train is around 19:06. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Paris around 06:24, and the last at 19:24.

When to book Paris to Gießen 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 Paris to Gießen by train.

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Which train companies operate between Paris and Gießen?

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

  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • 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.