Paris to Caen route details

Route overview
Avg. journey time2h 12m
Trains per day14
Fare range€11-€108
Distance200km
Train operatorsflixbus, idbus,
First & last trains
First train departs at06:45
Last train departs at20:44
Fastest journey
Fastest route1h 49m
ChangesDirect
Stations
Origin StationParis
Destination StationCaen

Train times for Tue 21 Nov

10:19
11:48
Paris
Caen
3h 24m1 change
12:10
14:00
Paris
Caen
1h 50mDirect
12:14
13:09
Paris
Caen
3h 03m1 change
13:44
15:53
Paris
Caen
2h 09mDirect
15:09
16:59
Paris
Caen
1h 50mDirect

Everything you need to know about your train journey

Information included in this video is correct as of 10/12/16

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Paris to Caen start at €28.90 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€28.90
14 days
in advance
€30.11
Avg. single price
On the day
€35.97
Avg. single price

What is the minimum price of a ticket from Paris to Caen?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Paris to Caen is €10.5. To buy train tickets from Paris to Caen for the lowest price possible, we recommend that you book your tickets as early as possible. Tickets go on sale usually 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.

How long does it take to travel from Paris to Caen by train?

The average journey time between Paris and Caen is 2 hours and 12 minutes and the fastest journey time is 1 hour and 49 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 17 trains per day travelling from Paris to Caen. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from Paris to Caen?

The first train from Paris to Caen departs at 06:45. The last train from Paris to Caen departs at 20:44. 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.

Are there direct train services between Paris and Caen?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Paris to Caen without having to change trains. There are 14 direct trains from Paris to Caen. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to Paris?

By train, of course. See trains from Caen to Paris.

  • *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 Caen for a typical week day using timetable data for 21/11/2017. 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 19/08/2017 for travel on 19/08/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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