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Paris to Sète by train

It takes an average of 5h 53m to travel from Paris to Sète by train, over a distance of around 382 miles (614 km). There are normally 16 trains per day travelling from Paris to Sète and tickets for this journey start from €25.30 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 3h 25m
Price€25.30 - €255.80
Distance382 miles (614 km)
Frequency16 trains per day
Departure stationParis
Arrival stationSète
ChangesDirect trains available
Train and bus operators

Paris to Sète train times

Check out the next trains departing from Paris to Sète for Monday 6th Jul 2020. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesTrainDuration
08:12 Paris Gare de Lyon11:59 SèteTGV INOUI 6031 SNCF Get tickets3h 47m, direct
08:57 Paris Gare de Lyon13:22 SèteTGV INOUI 6607 SNCF Get tickets4h 25m, 2 changes
10:12 Paris Gare de Lyon13:59 SèteTGV INOUI 9713 SNCF Get tickets3h 47m, direct
11:12 Paris Gare de Lyon14:47 SèteTGV INOUI 6275 SNCF Get tickets3h 35m, direct
11:41 Paris Gare de Lyon17:11 SèteTGV INOUI 6193 SNCF Get tickets5h 30m, 1 change
11:49 Paris Gare de Lyon17:11 SèteTGV INOUI 6613 SNCF Get tickets5h 22m, 2 changes
15:12 Paris Gare de Lyon19:12 SèteTGV INOUI 6035 SNCF Get tickets4h 00m, 1 change
17:08 Paris Gare de Lyon20:54 SèteTGV INOUI 6223 SNCF Get tickets3h 46m, direct
18:23 Paris Gare de Lyon21:48 SèteTGV INOUI 6279 SNCF Get tickets3h 25m, direct
19:12 Paris Gare de Lyon23:12 SèteTGV INOUI 6225 SNCF Get tickets4h 00m, 1 change

TGV, SNCF and Renfe-SNCF trains from Paris to Sète

You can travel from Paris to Sète on TGV, SNCF and Renfe-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).

Renfe-SNCF trains are the result of a collaboration between France and Spain to bring the two countries together via a network of high-speed trains. There are two comfort classes – Turista (or Second Class) and Preferente (or First Class). Both classes have power sockets and comfortable seating. Luggage security checks are in force at all Spanish stations before boarding. It's also advisable to travel with your identity card for border control.

Cheap train tickets from Paris to Sète

Train tickets from Paris to Sète start at €25.30 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in Advance, however, if you're booking last-minute tickets on the day, the average price is around €132.96.
lowest price found
from25.30
4 weeksin advance
avg. single price126.09
2 weeksin advance
avg. single price131.65
on the day
avg. single price132.96

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 Sète 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 guide to check when European train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap 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.

Journey details

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

The average journey time by train between Paris and Sète is 5 hours and 53 minutes, with around 16 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 Sète by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Paris to Sète is 3 hours and 25 minutes.

How much does the train from Paris to Sète cost?

Train tickets from Paris to Sète can start from as little as €25.30 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 Sète?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Paris to Sète without having to change trains. There are 7 direct trains from Paris to Sète. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

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

The first train from Paris to Sète leaves at 07:11. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

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

The last train from Paris to Sète leaves at 22:12. 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 Sète by train?

Trains travelling from Paris to Sète cover a distance of around 382 miles (614 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Sète to Paris. If you’re looking for other options, you can also catch the bus from Paris to Sète.
Average savings on fares booked prior to day of travel vs full price fares on day of travel in France. Subject to availability. Excludes coach.
 / Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. "14 days in advance" includes days 13 and 15. / The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Paris to Sète for a typical week day using timetable data for 06/07/2020. 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 29/06/2020 for travel on 10/03/2020 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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