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How to travel from München/Munich to Paris by train

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München / Munich to Paris by train

There is only one daily direct daytime train from München/Munich to Paris, but when looking up the journey you will see numerous other options which involve making connections.
Of those target the routings with only one change of train in Stuttgart.

On Mondays*, Thursdays* and Saturdays* a new Nightjet train provides an alternative direct connection between München/Munich and Paris; though it departs from München Ost, a secondary station in the city.
*= the train usually departs from München/Munich shortly after midnight, so the arrivals into Paris are later on Monday, Thursday and Saturday mornings.

Routes you can take to go from München / Munich to Paris

When travelling between most cities by train there is only one logical option, though on other journeys there is a choice between different trains or alternative routes. If different options are available you can use the info to decide which is best for you.

Choose one of the following options:

Route Information

Option 1: travelling by day

Route Information

Option 2: travelling overnight
Travel Time (approx)

9hr 39min


Not Every Night

Travel Info

Departs on Mon/Thurs/Saturday.
Though the train typically departs shortly after midnigh, so the arrivals into Paris are later on Monday, Thursday and Saturday mornings.

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