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 Reims to Strasbourg 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!
For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.
The average journey time between Reims and Strasbourg is 2 hours and 39 minutes and the fastest journey time is 1 hour and 19 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 13 trains per day travelling from Reims to Strasbourg. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
The first train from Reims to Strasbourg departs at 04:52. The last train from Reims to Strasbourg departs at 21:07. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Reims to Strasbourg without having to change trains. There are 9 direct trains from Reims to Strasbourg. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.