Experience the adventure of train travel
Book Train Tickets on the TGV for a Fast and Scenic Journey to Major French and European Cities
With its fine wines, scenery, fashion and history, France is celebrated as one of the most romantic and sophisticated destinations on the planet. It’s also the perfect country to explore by railway, and when you travel on the TGV network you’re guaranteed a scenic journey that gets you from A to B in comfort and style.
France's high-speed train service
The TGV is a high speed service that will take you all over France linking Paris to over 200 cities including Avignon, Rennes, Nice and Marseille. It also takes you beyond France to cities such as Luxembourg, Brussels, Geneva or Italy.
Popular rail journeys:
- Paris » Rennes - journey time 2 hours 3 minutes
- Paris » Bordeaux - journey time 2 hours 59 minutes
- Paris » Nice - journey time 5 hours 29 minutes
- Paris » Lyon - journey time 1 hour 57 minutes
- Paris » Milan - journey time 7 hours 8 minutes
The TGV runs frequently and everyday 450 trains criss cross the European rail network offering a wide choice of journey times. With speeds of up to 322kph (201mph) the TGV is a firm contender to air travel.
We can help you book hundreds of different train tickets in and around France and Europe. Head to our Rail Passes page and you can book an Interrail pass for France or Europe; on our Rail Tickets page, you can book individual tickets for specific dates and destinations.