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The train from Mainz to Paris usually takes 5 hours 46 minutes on average to travel 446 km, although the quickest services can take as little as 3 hours 59 minutes. You can expect to find 26 trains per day running on this popular route. As there aren't any direct services running between Mainz and Paris, you'll need to make 1 change on your way to Paris.
To help you get the best train deals, we'll highlight the cheapest train ticket prices from Mainz to Paris in our Journey Planner. Just remember, the sooner you book your tickets, the more you'll save, as advance tickets start from $44.92.
Keep reading for more information about the train journey to Paris, including FAQs, timetables with first and last train times and tips on booking cheap train tickets. If you're ready to book, just start a search for tickets with us today.
It takes an average of 5h 46m to travel from Mainz to Paris by train, over a distance of around 277 miles (446 km). There are normally 26 trains per day traveling from Mainz to Paris and tickets for this journey start from $44.92 when you book in advance.
From 3h 59m
277 miles (446 km)
26 trains per day
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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 Mainz to Paris by booking early.§
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.
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!
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.
The average journey time by train between Mainz and Paris is 5 hours and 46 minutes, with around 26 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.
The fastest journey time by train from Mainz to Paris is 3 hours and 59 minutes.
Train tickets from Mainz to Paris can start from as little as $44.92 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.
No, there are no direct train services from Mainz to Paris. Travelling from Mainz to Paris by train will require a minimum of 1 change.
The first train from Mainz to Paris leaves at 01:48. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from Mainz to Paris leaves at 22:53. 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.
Trains travelling from Mainz to Paris cover a distance of around 277 miles (446 km) during the journey.