Train Montreux Paris Timetables, journey time, prices

To organise your journey between Montreux and Paris under the best conditions, look up practical information from TGV Lyria: timetables, journey, stations served, fares, etc.

Nicknamed the city of lights, Paris with its exceptional charm and history remains one of the most frequently visited cities in the world. There is no easier way to travel there than with TGV Lyria.

Train journeys from Montreux to France

TGV Lyria enables you to travel from Montreux to Paris in France in less than five hours!

Montreux <> Paris

The train journey from Bern to Paris lasts 4 hours and 50 minutes. There are thirteen daily links between Montreux and Paris, with a direct platform-to-platform connection and the TGV Lyria Lausanne <> Paris train or the TGV Lyria Geneva <> Paris train. 

When to book your train ticket

To obtain your Montreux-Paris ticket at the best price, we recommend booking in advance. With TGV Lyria, if you reserve your ticket 6 months before departure, you could benefit from the lowest prices, from €29. In short - plan ahead!

If you are travelling as a family with children or teenagers, SNCF discount cards are available for young people. There are other beneficial fare options for those aged 60 years plus or for frequent weekend travellers. 

Other solutions are available for booking your train ticket at the lowest fares.

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Frequently asked questions

  • How can I get to Paris from Montreux?

    To get to Paris, you need to get to either Lausanne or Geneva Cornavin, where you can pick up a direct, cross-platform connection to the Lausanne–Paris or Geneva–Paris service, respectively.

  • How many TGV Lyria services are there per day to Paris?

    You can get to Paris on any of the 13 daily services between Paris and Lausanne and Paris and Geneva by changing at either Lausanne or Geneva Cornavin station. This page displays the TGV Lyria train timetables in detail.

  • How long is the train journey from Montreux to Paris?

    The total journey time from Montreux to Paris, including the connection, is under 5 hours. It takes around 1 hour for the TER (regional train) journey from Montreux to Geneva, then a further 3 hours 11 minutes from Geneva to Paris.

  • How much does a ticket cost?

    When travelling from Lausanne to Paris or from Geneva to Paris you have a choice of three classes: BUSINESS 1ERE, STANDARD 1ERE and STANDARD. Single tickets in STANDARD class are available from TGV Lyria for EUR 49 all year round. Benefit from tickets starting from just EUR 29 by booking four months before your departure. This price does not include the cost of the TER ticket from Montreux to Geneva/Lausanne.