Paris to Avignon Train Tickets



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The journey from Paris to Avignon by train allows you to enjoy the views of France’s colorful countryside aboard one of the quickest commuters in the world. Because SNCF’s line of TGV high-speed trains can operate at a top speed of 300km/h, you’ll arrive in the “Lavender City” by the Rhône river in less than 3 hours’ time. Enjoy first-rate comfort and service along the way in your First or Second Class coach.

Paris, the country’s capital, is a bustling art and fashion metropolis highlighted by 19th-century architecture and such monumental landmarks as the Eiffel Tower and Notre-Dame Cathedral. In the heart of the Provence region, you’ll discover Avignon, the once-medieval kingdom of France. Be sure to visit the historical Palais des Papes and Avignon Cathedral during your stay!

Purchase your “SNCF E-Ticket and Reservation” here, and after receiving it by email simply print it out at home and you’re all set to travel from Paris to Avignon by train, seat reservation included.

Journey Details


Trains depart every hour (every 20 minutes during peak times) with an average of 20 direct departures daily

Travel time

3 hours and 37 minutes direct (fastest time)

Train stations

Paris Gare de Lyon and Avignon TGV

Train features

SNCF TGV high-speed trains, reaching a maximum speed of 300km/h
Ticket Fares

The “SNCF E-Ticket and Reservation” is available in adult and child rates for single trips in either First or Second Class. There are three ticket fare options to choose from:

SNCF E-Ticket and Reservation - High Flex

Fully refundable prior to the departure date

SNCF E-Ticket and Reservation - Mid Flex

Refundable up to 1 day prior to the departure date (a cancellation fee applies)

SNCF E-Ticket and Reservation - Non Flex

No refunds allowed
Ticket Classes

Second Class

  • Comfortable, standard-quality seats with head and foot rests
  • Brightly-lit coaches
  • Friendly, efficient customer service

First Class

  • Spacious, premium-quality reclining seats with added legroom for maximum comfort
  • Individual power sockets for charging personal electronic devices
  • Courtesy reading lamp at each seat
Ticket Discounts

Child discount

Children between the ages of 4 and 11 (inclusive) are eligible for a reduced fare. Children under the age of 4 who do not occupy a seat travel for free.
Train Services and Amenities
  • Deluxe food and drink service at the TGV Bar, featuring a wide variety of hot meals, light snacks, sweets and beverages
  • Convenient luggage storage spaces at each seat
  • WiFi internet access
  • Designated family seating areas
  • Baby changing facilities
Additional Details

Seat reservations

Your SNCF e-ticket includes travel in a specific seat.

E-Ticket Delivery

Receive your e-ticket as a PDF document by email, which you can print at home and is valid for travel from Paris to Avignon by train.

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