See Bavaria, the Rhine Valley or the legendary Black Forest—and get there fast, in a high-speed TGV or ICE train operated in cooperation with Deutsche Bahn.
With 24 trains departing daily from Paris, Lyon, Strasbourg and Marseille, Germany has never been closer.
Heading for Freiburg im Breisgau?
We offer direct TGV INOUI service from 35€1 with stops in Offenburg, Lahr and Emmendingen. All aboard!
Fares start at just €391
- Choose from ten German cities2
- Travel from city centre to city centre
- Trains depart every day
- Use your railcard for discounts on both TGV and ICE trains
The many benefits of TGV travel
Trilingual crew: French, English and German⁴
Exclusive services in 1st class⁶
You’ll enjoy a wide range of foods and beverages in the café-bar of your high-speed TGV+ICE train, from hearty snacks to delicious meals7 made from organic produce. Choose from a selection of recipes specially created by a Michelin-starred chef.
SNCF Grand Voyageur lounges
Travelling on a 1st class ticket? Before your train departs, relax in an SNCF Grand Voyageur7 or Deutsche Bahn8 lounge. Browse current newspapers, use the WiFi connection, the fax or the photocopier9, or have a quick bite at the bar.
Le Wifi and WIFIonICE
We now provide free WiFi aboard our TGVs, so it’s easy to connect and use the many on-line services we offer.
Need to make a connection? With our end-to-end offer, you pay one fare for your entire journey and get all of your tickets at the time of purchase.
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1 Prix à partir de et par personne, valable sur certaines destinations. Billet non échangeable et non remboursable.
2 One-way 2nd class fare per person, including tax, from Paris to Frankfurt, Stuttgart or Karlsruhe. Valid for direct TGV (except Ouigo) and ICE trains operated in partnership by Deutsche Bahn and SNCF to and from select destinations in France and Germany. Subject to availability of seats at the featured fare. Tickets are sold up to 4 months before the train’s departure date. No exchanges or refunds. You must pay on line, but you may choose from several ticket collection options, depending on your itinerary and the number of days between booking and departure: download an e-ticket, request complimentary delivery, or collect your ticket at a self-service machine, French station, or Rail Europe office (for an additional fee of €10 per order). Offer may not be combined with any other special deal or discounted SNCF or Deutsche Bahn fare.
3 Augsburg, Baden-Baden, Frankfurt, Kaiserslautern, Karlsruhe, Mannheim, Munich, Saarbrücken, Stuttgart and Ulm.
4 Your on-board crew includes a French conductor and a German conductor who speaks French, German and English.
5 Departing from Paris-Est station for Frankfurt, Mannheim, Kaiserslautern and Saarbrücken.
6 Exclusive services include distribution of daily papers, access to Grand Voyageur lounges when you present your same-day 1st class ticket, taxi reservations and in-seat dining.
7 Menus available exclusively on TGV trains.
8 In these stations: Paris-Est, Strasbourg, Lyon and Marseille. Hours and opening times may vary from station to station.
9 In these stations: Frankfurt, Mannheim, Stuttgart and Munich. Hours and opening times may vary from station to station.
10 Some services may require payment of an additional fee. Conditions may apply.