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Mâcon to Paris by train

It takes an average of 3h 48m to travel from Mâcon to Paris by train, over a distance of around 211 miles (340 km). There are normally 30 trains per day travelling from Mâcon to Paris and tickets for this journey start from $15.33 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 2h 37m
PriceFrom $15.33
Distance211 miles (340 km)
Frequency30 trains per day
Departure stationMâcon
Arrival stationParis
ChangesDirect trains available
Train and bus operatorsSNCF, BlaBlaBus

Mâcon to Paris train times

Check out the next trains departing from Mâcon to Paris for mardi mai 11 2021. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
10:57 02:00 3h 3m, 1 change
11:04 03:34 4h 30m, direct
00:03 02:42 2h 39m, 1 change
01:04 04:38 3h 34m, 1 change
01:04 05:24 4h 20m, direct
01:57 05:08 3h 11m, 1 change
02:04 05:36 3h 32m, 1 change
02:04 05:36 3h 32m, 1 change
02:57 06:00 3h 3m, 1 change
03:04 07:24 4h 20m, direct

TGV, TER, SNCF and Intercités trains from Mâcon to Paris

You can travel from Mâcon to Paris on TGV, TER, SNCF and Intercités trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

PhotoErmell, under licence CC BY-SA 3.0

TGV is the high-speed train service of the SNCF company. It connects the major cities of France at speeds of up to 200 mph (320 km/h). All TGV trains are equipped with a food carriage, a free WiFi connection, power sockets and fold-down tables. Two comfort classes are offered – First Class and Second Class, with flexible fare options available and access to the Grand Voyageur lounge in some stations.

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TER (Transport Express Régional) trains are the regional service from SNCF that allow you to make trips to nearby towns and villages located within the same region. With 20 regions in France, TER trains are ideal for travelling to destinations not covered by high-speed services, although ticket prices vary between each region. TER trains have dedicated spaces for bicycles and allow animals on board. Not all TER trains include a First Class carriage.

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SNCF is the national train operator of France. It operates all domestic trains and routes across France, as well as international services to Spain and Germany. There are three different types of domestic trains that operate under the SNCF banner – TGV (high-speed, full-service trains that connect the major cities in France), Intercités (usually a more frequent stopping service, but with all the amenities), and TER (regional train services with basic onboard facilities).

PhotoThierry80, under licence CC BY-SA 4.0

Intercités is the classic service of SNCF. The Intercités lines are an important part of the French rail network. Trains make more stops and are cheaper than TGVs, and run at speeds of up to 100 mph (160 km/h). Two comfort classes are offered aboard Intercités – First Class and Second Class. Intercités by night allows you to travel at night on certain routes, in sleeper cars.

Cheap train tickets from Mâcon to Paris

The price of train tickets from Mâcon to Paris starts at $15.33 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Mâcon to Paris by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

FAQs for Mâcon to Paris

Want to know more about your journey from Mâcon to Paris? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Mâcon to Paris take?

The average journey time by train between Mâcon and Paris is 3 hours and 48 minutes, with around 30 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Mâcon and Paris by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Mâcon to Paris is 2 hours and 37 minutes.

How much does the train from Mâcon to Paris cost?

Train tickets from Mâcon to Paris can start from as little as $15.33 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Mâcon to Paris?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Mâcon to Paris without having to change trains. There are 4 direct trains from Mâcon to Paris each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Mâcon to Paris leave?

The first train from Mâcon to Paris leaves at 05:04. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Mâcon to Paris leave?

The last train from Mâcon to Paris leaves at 08:57. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Mâcon and Paris by train?

Trains travelling from Mâcon to Paris cover a distance of around 211 miles (340 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Paris to Mâcon.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Mâcon to Paris for a typical week day using timetable data for 05/11/2021. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 05/19/2021 for travel on 05/19/2021 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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