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Paris to Valenciennes by train

The journey from Paris to Valenciennes by train is 116.34 mi and takes 2 hr 3 min. There are 25 connections per day, with the first departure at 6:46 AM and the last at 8:21 PM. It is possible to travel from Paris to Valenciennes by train for as little as $18.47 or as much as $80.26. The best price for this journey is $18.47.

Lowest Price$18.47
Journey Duration2 hr 3 min
Connection per Day25
Lowest Price$18.47
Highest Price$80.26
First Departure6:46 AM
Last Departure8:21 PM
Distance116.34 mi
DepartureParis
ArrivalValenciennes
CarriersTGV inOui, TERMore

Paris to Valenciennes Train Times

Departure date
Wednesday, May 22, 2024

Traveling from Paris to Valenciennes with Virail

Virail helps thousands of travelers plan their journeys every year. How? It's easy. Just enter the dates on which you plan to travel from Paris to Valenciennes. Our powerful engine will look at the data from thousands of travel providers, then show you all the available routes. You can choose to travel however you want. Decide on the type of transport you want to use, what time of day you'd like to set off and whether you'd like a direct journey or one with connections. When you've found your ideal route, Virail will redirect you to the web page of the provider. There, you can make your booking, then it's time to prepare for your trip.

How much does it cost to get from Paris to Valenciennes by train?

On average, a train ticket from Paris to Valenciennes will cost you $41.94. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as $18.47. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.
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The prices for train tickets from Paris to Valenciennes 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. The average train ticket price is approximately $41.94. 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.

How much time will it take to go from Paris to Valenciennes by train?

Traveling from Paris to Valenciennes by train will usually take 2 hr 3 min. This journey covers a distance of 116.34 mi . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 2 hr 3 min is an average, and route times may vary from day to day. Weather conditions, issues with transport, unexpected diversions, and local events could all cause delays to your journey. Please keep the possibility of these exceptional events in mind when making travel plans. The distance between Paris and Valenciennes is around 116.34 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 2 hr 3 min. However, the fastest routes between Paris and Valenciennes take 1 hr 43 min. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

At what time of the day can I travel from Paris to Valenciennes?

In general, the first departure of the day will leave Paris at 6:46 AM, and the last departure will leave at 8:21 PM. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Paris to Valenciennes can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change. The first journey of the night departs from Paris at 6:46 AM. If you prefer to travel later in that night, the last departure will leave at 8:21 PM. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Paris and Valenciennes. However, they are somewhat changeable as they may be affected by local events or holidays, peak seasons, or other factors. Always check your travel dates in advance to be on the safe side.

When traveling from Paris to Valenciennes by train, which stations can I use?

There are different options to choose from when traveling between Paris and Valenciennes. You can start your journey in Paris at stations such as Paris Beauvais-Tillé Airport,Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport Terminal 2C,Paris - Orly Airport,Paris Gare du Nord,Paris Montparnasse 3 Vaugirard,Paris, Porte Maillot,Paris La Défense,Paris - Gare De Lyon. These connect to stations including Le Poirier Universit,Trith-St-Leger,Valenciennes, Gare in Valenciennes. There may not be a direct connection between all the stations in the two locations. Some providers will only serve a selection of the stations, and you may have to travel from one station to another in the same city after arrival to reach your ultimate destination. Virail will show you both all direct routes and any connecting services which you can take to get from Paris to Valenciennes.

How many journeys from Paris to Valenciennes take place each day?

If you want to get from Paris to Valenciennes, you can travel with providers such as . You will find a maximum number of departures per day. On average, there are 25 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 8 direct journeys between Paris and Valenciennes. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 17 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Paris to Valenciennes. 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 Valenciennes
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Paris to Valenciennes.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Paris to Valenciennes, 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 Valenciennes.

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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Find the best day to travel to Valenciennes by train

When travelling to Valenciennes 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.

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.

SNCF, the French national railway company, offers TER, a comprehensive regional train service. TER (Transport Express Régional) trains connect cities, and villages within regions of France, offering local transportation for commuters and tourists as they explore the regional culture, landscape, and attractions through its vast network of regional routes. TER trains are slower than the high-speed trains but offer a more affordable and comfortable alternative for shorter journeys within the regions.

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 Valenciennes

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by OUIGO, TER and TGV inOui when traveling from Paris to Valenciennes.

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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Standard

TER train tickets have a fixed "Tarif Normal" fare and are valid for a single journey until midnight the day after validation in platform stamp machines. Some regions may offer off-peak discounts.
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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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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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TER trains are currently without WiFi services.
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Modern TER trains come equipped with power sockets.
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TER trains have no restrictions on the size of bags, as long as they are within your personal handling capability and can fit in designated luggage areas.
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Accès TER' offers specialized assistance for passengers with disabilities or reduced mobility, ensuring a seamless travel experience.
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TER trains do not provide onboard catering; consider bringing your refreshments.
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Traveling with a bike on TER trains is free, simply hang it or store it in designated areas on a first-come, first-served basis, booking not available.
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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, TER and OUIGO from Paris to Valenciennes
Compare services on board when travelling from Paris to Valenciennes by train.
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Paris to Valenciennes CO2 Emissions by Train

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13.11kg
Bus
14.04kg
Flight
37.45kg
Car
29.96kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Paris to Valenciennes by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Paris and Valenciennes are 13.11kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Paris and Valenciennes? By taking the train between Paris and Valenciennes you will save 24.34kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.93kg compared to a bus and 16.85kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Paris to Valenciennes?
A train ticket from Paris to Valenciennes is $41.94. 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 $18.47.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Paris to Valenciennes?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Paris to Valenciennes is $18.47. 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 Valenciennes by train?
Paris to Valenciennes is 116.34 mi.
How long does the train between Paris and Valenciennes take?
Paris to Valenciennes is on average 2 hr 3 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 1 hr 43 min.
Which companies operate from Paris to Valenciennes?
The train journey from Paris to Valenciennes is covered by 3 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: TGV inOui, TER, OUIGO and AUTOCAR.
How many train connections per day go from Paris to Valenciennes?
Paris to Valenciennes has 25 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Paris to Valenciennes leave?
The earliest train from Paris to Valenciennes departs at 6:46 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 Valenciennes depart?
The latest train from Paris to Valenciennes departs at 8:21 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 Valenciennes 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 $18.47 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 Valenciennes?
There are on average 8 direct connection(s) from Paris to go to Valenciennes.
What's the fastest journey time between Paris to Valenciennes by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Paris and Valenciennes is 1 hr 43 min.
Is there a direct train from Paris to Valenciennes?
Yes, there is a direct train between Paris and Valenciennes.
What are the CO2 emissions for Paris to Valenciennes by train?
The train journey from Paris to Valenciennes creates 13.11kg of CO2 emissions.

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