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About the train journey from Paris to Châtellerault

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The train from Paris to Châtellerault usually takes 2 hours 11 minutes on average to travel 263 km, although the quickest services can take as little as 1 hour 16 minutes. You can expect to find 12 trains per day running on this popular route. Good news! There are direct trains available to Châtellerault, so you can just make yourself comfortable as soon as you board the train and just enjoy the journey. You can choose to travel with TGV or SNCF to get to Châtellerault – both train companies offer modern comfortable services that will whisk you there in no time.

To help you get the best train deals, we'll highlight the cheapest train ticket prices from Paris to Châtellerault in our Journey Planner. Just remember, the sooner you book your tickets, the more you'll save, as advance tickets start from $20.74.

Keep reading for more information about the train journey to Châtellerault, 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.

Paris to Châtellerault by train

It takes an average of 2h 11m to travel from Paris to Châtellerault by train, over a distance of around 163 miles (263 km). There are normally 12 trains per day traveling from Paris to Châtellerault and tickets for this journey start from $20.74 when you book in advance.

First train


Last train


Departure station


Arrival station


Journey time

1h 16m


263 miles (163 km)


12 trains per day


Direct trains available


From $20.74

Train and bus operators

SNCF, Flixbus

Paris to Châtellerault train times

Check out the next trains departing from Paris to Châtellerault for Tuesday Feb 14th 2023. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
06:28 08:07 1h 39m, direct
08:12 10:42 2h 30m, 1 change
09:20 11:59 2h 39m, 1 change
11:25 13:17 1h 52m, direct
12:41 15:25 2h 44m, 1 change
13:15 16:10 2h 55m, 2 changes
13:15 16:18 3h 3m, 1 change
15:03 16:52 1h 49m, 1 change
15:57 17:13 1h 16m, direct
17:28 19:10 1h 42m, direct

TGV and SNCF trains from Paris to Châtellerault

You can travel from Paris to Châtellerault on TGV and SNCF 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.

PhotoCtruongngoc, under licence CC BY-SA 3.0

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).

Cheap train tickets from Paris to Châtellerault

The price of train tickets from Paris to Châtellerault starts at $20.74 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 Paris to Châtellerault 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 Paris to Châtellerault

Want to know more about your journey from Paris to Châtellerault? 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 Paris to Châtellerault take?

The average journey time by train between Paris and Châtellerault is 2 hours and 11 minutes, with around 12 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 Paris and Châtellerault by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Paris to Châtellerault is 1 hour and 16 minutes.

How much does the train from Paris to Châtellerault cost?

Train tickets from Paris to Châtellerault can start from as little as $20.74 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 Paris to Châtellerault?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Paris to Châtellerault without having to change trains. There are 5 direct trains from Paris to Châtellerault each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

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

The first train from Paris to Châtellerault leaves at 05:50. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

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

The last train from Paris to Châtellerault leaves at 20:58. 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 Paris and Châtellerault by train?

Trains travelling from Paris to Châtellerault cover a distance of around 163 miles (263 km) during the journey.

The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Paris to Châtellerault for a typical week day using timetable data for 02/14/2023. 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 03/01/2023 for travel on 03/01/2023 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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