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Paris to Clermont-Ferrand by train

The journey from Paris to Clermont-Ferrand by train is 215.4 mi and takes 6 hr 16 min. There are 15 connections per day, with the first departure at 7:01 AM and the last at 6:57 PM. It is possible to travel from Paris to Clermont-Ferrand by train for as little as $30.79 or as much as $116.90. The best price for this journey is $30.79.

Lowest Price$30.79
Journey Duration6 hr 16 min
Connection per Day15
Lowest Price$30.79
Highest Price$116.90
First Departure7:01 AM
Last Departure6:57 PM
Distance215.4 mi
DepartureParis
ArrivalClermont-Ferrand
CarriersTGV inOui, INTERCITÉSMore

Paris to Clermont-Ferrand Train Times

Departure date
Tuesday, Jul 23, 2024

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How can I get the cheapest train tickets to travel from Paris to Clermont-Ferrand?

The prices for train tickets from Paris to Clermont-Ferrand vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. Booked in advance, the cheapest train tickets from Paris to Clermont-Ferrand will cost $30.79. The average train ticket price is approximately $54.06. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.
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On average, you can expect to spend around $54.06 for your train ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper train tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Paris to Clermont-Ferrand.

How much time will it take to go from Paris to Clermont-Ferrand by train?

The journey between Paris and Clermont-Ferrand by train is approximately 215.4 mi. It will take you more or less 6 hr 16 min to complete this journey. This average figure does not take into account any delays that might arise on your route in exceptional circumstances. If you are planning to make a connection or operating on a tight schedule, give yourself plenty of time. In order to get from Paris to Clermont-Ferrand faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Paris and Clermont-Ferrand will complete the journey in 3 hr 26 min. On average, it will take you about 6 hr 16 min to travel the 215.4 mi between Paris and Clermont-Ferrand.

When do departures from Paris to Clermont-Ferrand leave?

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Paris to Clermont-Ferrand leaving at 7:01 AM. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 6:57 PM.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays. If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Paris to Clermont-Ferrand, which usually leaves at 7:01 AM. The last scheduled departure of the night is normally at 6:57 PM. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

When traveling from Paris to Clermont-Ferrand by train, which stations can I use?

You will be able to leave Paris by using stations such as Paris Beauvais-Tillé Airport,Paris Montparnasse 3 Vaugirard,Paris, Porte Maillot,Paris Gare du Nord,Paris - Orly Airport,Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport Terminal 2C,Paris La Défense,Paris - Gare De Lyon. These connect you to stations including Durtol - Nohanent,Clermont Ferrand,CLERMONT-FERRAND in Clermont-Ferrand. Check carefully before making a booking. Some or all of these stations will appear on the route, depending on the transport provider you use for your trip. Check carefully to see which route your chosen transport provider follows, to see if it passes through a station that is convenient for your needs. It may be necessary to make a short journey between stations either in Paris or in Clermont-Ferrand, for your convenience while traveling.

How many times a day do departures from Paris leave for Clermont-Ferrand?

The exact number of journeys from Paris to Clermont-Ferrand can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 15 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including . On particularly busy days, there can be up to departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from Paris to Clermont-Ferrand. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from Paris to Clermont-Ferrand varies, but in general, you can expect to find 10 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 5 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Paris to Clermont-Ferrand. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap train tickets from Paris to Clermont-Ferrand
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Paris to Clermont-Ferrand.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Paris to Clermont-Ferrand, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Paris to Clermont-Ferrand.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Price as departure date approaches

Train companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $15.40 to $65.69 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 77% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Paris to Clermont-Ferrand

The cheapest Paris - Clermont-Ferrand train tickets can be found for as low as $30.25 if you’re lucky, or $38.33 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $54.24.

Find the best day to travel to Clermont-Ferrand by train

When travelling to Clermont-Ferrand by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

FlixBus, a long-distance bus company, operates in both Europe and the United States. Founded in 2013, it has grown to become one of the largest bus operators in Europe, connecting over 2,500 destinations in 30 countries. Originating in Germany, FlixBus has expanded quickly to neighboring countries including France, Italy, Denmark, the Netherlands, and Croatia, while also offering regular services to Norway, Spain, and England. With affordable fares and comfortable amenities such as free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and onboard toilets, FlixBus provides a convenient and enjoyable travel experience.

Intercités is a train service offered by SNCF. Intercités trains operate on regional, national, and international routes, connecting cities and towns within France as well as with neighboring countries. Unlike the high-speed TGV trains, Intercités trains have a more traditional feel and offer a scenic way to travel and explore the country. Sleep on board an Intercités train is possible through the "Intercités de nuit" offer, which includes the option to reserve a reclining seat or berth.

In 2013, the French national railway company SNCF introduced OUIGO to offer budget-friendly TGV travel options. Choose between the lightning-fast OUIGO Grande Vitesse, reaching speeds of 300 km/h, or the more leisurely OUIGO Classique, which offers a nostalgic train ride experience.

Société Nationale des Chemins de fer Français, or SNCF, is the name of the French National Railway Company. Explore the beauty of France with SNCF rail transport and choose between three major SNCF trains - TGV inOui, TER, and INTERCITÉS - for travel on national, regional, and local routes, including high-speed trains departing from Paris train stations. Also, SNCF aims to revolutionize sustainable travel by becoming the world's first carbon-neutral operator, offering this eco-friendly service at no additional cost to passengers.

TGV inOui, which replaces traditional TGV services by offering a contemporary upgrade, is a high-speed train service operated by the French National Railways, SNCF that make it easy to explore around 50 destinations in neighboring countries such as Belgium, Germany, and Spain. TGV inOUI is designed to offer more comfort and flexibility to travelers, with features such as spacious seats, Wi-Fi, and catering services. It connects major cities in France and provides a fast, convenient, and comfortable mode of travel.

Ticket types and facilities from Paris to Clermont-Ferrand

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by INTERCITÉS, OUIGO and TGV inOui when traveling from Paris to Clermont-Ferrand.

Second Class - The Essential

The Essential is a second class ticket, offers a cost-effective solution for those seeking basic comfort during their journey. Moreover, this ticket is exchangeable and refundable under conditions until the departure of the train.
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First Class-The Comfort

The Comfort is a first class ticket, offers a premium level of comfort and amenities. This ticket is also exchangeable and refundable under conditions until the departure of the train.
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INTERCITÉS Pro

If you opt for the INTERCITÉS Pro option, you will have access to full flexibility and the Grand Voyageur service for select destinations. This ticket is also exchangeable and refundable under conditions until the departure of the train, and up to 2 hours post-departure, given specific conditions
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Standard Class / TGV

OUIGO Grande Vitesse offers a single class, akin to second-class travel, which accounts for its affordable ticket prices. Adult fares start at €10, depending on the destination, while children can travel for €5. Tickets for OUIGO can only be purchased online.
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Standard Class / Classical

OUIGO Train Classique only have one class, which is equivalent to second class travel, which is why ticket prices are cheap. Tickets are available from €10 for adults (depending on destination) and €5 for children, and OUIGO train tickets are only available online.
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Second Class (The essentials)

For a practical and affordable journey, TGV INOUI has two fares for second class tickets: The Prems Second, an affordable option, and The Second, the classic second class. Both of them can be exchanged and refunded, subject to certain conditions. The Prem's fare tickets are perfect if you're looking for the lowest prices, starting at just 15€ and available for booking up to 4 months in advance.
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First Class (The comfort)

First-class tickets take your journey to the next level, offering enhanced comfort and exclusive benefits, including the option to choose seats in the Quiet Area. Additionally, this ticket offers flexibility for your booking and provides added benefits to Second Class features.
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Business Première (The flexibility)

Business Première offers premium advantages like no-cost exchanges or refunds and exclusive amenities including advanced Wi-Fi and access to Grand Voyageur lounges, all while ensuring flexibility in your booking.
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Facility Description

Find out more about the different facilities available onboard with each carrier on this route.

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Complimentary WiFi service is provided for you on select INTERCITÉS routes, notably Paris-Clermont-Ferrand, Paris-Limoges-Toulouse, Marseille-Bordeaux, and Paris-Briançon. For those travelling overnight, WiFi connectivity is assured on the Paris-Nice and Paris-Briançon routes.
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INTERCITÉS trains come equipped with standard E.U. two-point plug sockets. Plug in and power up!
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On INTERCITÉS trains, you have the freedom to bring along any luggage you wish, be it a suitcase, overnight bag, or backpack. Just ensure each item doesn't exceed 130cm in height or 90cm in width. Remember to label all your belongings for easy identification. While you can bring as much as you can handle, ensure everything is securely stored, prioritizing the comfort and safety of everyone onboard. Keep smaller items nearby, like under your seat, and place bigger pieces in designated areas or along the aisle.
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For travelers with mobility concerns, INTERCITÉS offers the 'Accès Plus' service. This provides dedicated assistance from the station directly to the train seat. It is advisable for passengers to contact 'Accès Plus' after securing their tickets and ensure arrangements are made at least 48 hours before the scheduled departure.
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Hungry or thirsty? Enjoy our at-seat food and drink service. The 'Nos Territoires Gourmands' menu showcases quality local products. Look for this service on routes like Paris-Clermont-Ferrance and Bordeaux-Marseille, as well as select overnight journeys.
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Stay cool and comfortable. All INTERCITÉS trains are air-conditioned, ensuring a pleasant journey, irrespective of the weather outside.
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On Intercités trains, non-folding bikes require a €10 registration fee at the time of booking. Meanwhile, folding bikes in appropriate bags are welcome onboard at no extra cost, as long as its dimensions don't exceed 130 x 90 cm when folded. Bikes, whether folding or not, can be taken on some Intercités trains without a reservation for free. However, while most trains offer free bike storage, be aware that on the Nantes-Bordeaux and Nantes-Lyon lines, a €5 fee is charged.
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You have access WiFi (OUIFI) and delve into the OUIFUN entertainment portal for an added fee.
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On Ouigo trains, only top deck seats in select coaches come with power sockets. Note that these seats come at an additional charge, and the bottom deck lacks sockets altogether.
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OUIGO lets you bring two small hand luggage items or one piece measuring 36 x 27 x 15 cm for free, along with cabin baggage at 55x35x25cm with no weight restrictions. For larger items, a fee of €5 applies for online bookings made in advance, and it goes up to €20 if you pay in-person at the station.
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For travelers with mobility concerns, TGV INOUI offers the 'Accès Plus' service. This provides dedicated assistance from the station directly to the train seat. It is advisable for passengers to contact 'Accès Plus' after securing their tickets and ensure arrangements are made at least 48 hours before the scheduled departure.
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In France, OUIGO's Train classique services provide an at-seat snack service, though this isn't available on the high-speed trains. For those traveling in Spain, a visit to the OUIBAR in coach 4 serves up a variety of beverages and snacks.
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Travel in comfort with all coaches being air-conditioned.
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Planning to bring along bigger items like a bike, scooter, skis, or a musical instrument? If you book online in advance, it's just a €5 fee. But, if you decide to pay at the station, the fee goes up to €20.
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On TGV INOUI trains, enjoy complimentary WiFi access throughout your journey. Whether you're working, replying to emails, or diving into the TGV INOUI entertainment hub, we've got you covered.
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With a Business Première ticket, step into an exclusive coach designed for comfort. It's your silent sanctuary, ideal for both work and relaxation.
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Every seat on TGV inOUI is power-packed! With an outlet at your disposal, you're always charged and ready.
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On TGV INOUI trains, you can bring as much luggage as your arms and legs can carry, but remember to properly label your own luggage. Handbags and small items are best stored either at feet-level or under the seat; heavier pieces should be placed in an available corner of the car or along its central aisle.
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For travelers with mobility concerns, TGV INOUI offers the 'Accès Plus' service. This provides dedicated assistance from the station directly to the train seat. It is advisable for passengers to contact 'Accès Plus' after securing their tickets and ensure arrangements are made at least 48 hours before the scheduled departure.
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Travelers on TGV INOUI can look forward to an assortment of food and beverages. The train service presents a curated selection that promises to cater to diverse palates.
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Stay cool and comfortable. All TGV inOUI trains are air-conditioned, ensuring a pleasant journey, irrespective of the weather outside.
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Booking required for non-foldable bikes (€10) on select TGV INOUI trains, foldable bikes under 130x90cm can travel as hand luggage on any TGV INOUI train, disassembled bikes can be taken without booking if stored in a bike bag under 130x90cm. Aquatic or snowboards, folded scooters, and musical instruments can be taken as hand luggage if they are in a carrying case under 130 x 90 cm.
Services on board TGV inOui, INTERCITÉS and FlixBus from Paris to Clermont-Ferrand
Compare services on board when travelling from Paris to Clermont-Ferrand by train.
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Paris to Clermont-Ferrand CO2 Emissions by Train

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24.27kg
Bus
26kg
Flight
69.33kg
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55.47kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Paris to Clermont-Ferrand by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Paris and Clermont-Ferrand are 24.27kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Paris and Clermont-Ferrand? By taking the train between Paris and Clermont-Ferrand you will save 45.06kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 1.73kg compared to a bus and 31.2kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Paris to Clermont-Ferrand?
A train ticket from Paris to Clermont-Ferrand is $54.06. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $30.79.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Paris to Clermont-Ferrand?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Paris to Clermont-Ferrand is $30.79. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Paris and Clermont-Ferrand by train?
Paris to Clermont-Ferrand is 215.4 mi.
How long does the train between Paris and Clermont-Ferrand take?
Paris to Clermont-Ferrand is on average 6 hr 16 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 3 hr 26 min.
Which companies operate from Paris to Clermont-Ferrand?
The train journey from Paris to Clermont-Ferrand is covered by 5 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: TGV inOui, INTERCITÉS, FlixBus, OUIGO, SNCF and TER.
How many train connections per day go from Paris to Clermont-Ferrand?
Paris to Clermont-Ferrand has 15 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Paris to Clermont-Ferrand leave?
The earliest train from Paris to Clermont-Ferrand departs at 7:01 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Paris to Clermont-Ferrand depart?
The latest train from Paris to Clermont-Ferrand departs at 6:57 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Paris to Clermont-Ferrand in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $30.79 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Paris to Clermont-Ferrand?
There are on average 10 direct connection(s) from Paris to go to Clermont-Ferrand.
What's the fastest journey time between Paris to Clermont-Ferrand by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Paris and Clermont-Ferrand is 3 hr 26 min.
Is there a direct train from Paris to Clermont-Ferrand?
Yes, there is a direct train between Paris and Clermont-Ferrand.
What are the CO2 emissions for Paris to Clermont-Ferrand by train?
The train journey from Paris to Clermont-Ferrand creates 24.27kg of CO2 emissions.

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