Serge and Sam offer Day Tours throughout France, and they also give you a safe way to travel between French Major cities.

Sam Personal driver for day trips in France

Go from the bustling avenues of Paris to all the storied cities of the country with our high-end, round-trip transfer services. This allows you to discover the country’s rich history, culture, and landscapes without the hassle of public transportation or the confusion of driving yourself.

Below, we show you the routes we offer from Paris. These give you access to the entire country of France on your next visit.

Discover France’s Enchanting Cities

1. Paris to Lille by car with Driver

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  • Round Trip: 5 hours 26 minutes | 280 miles | 451 km
  • History: Lille began as a medieval town, which grew into a thriving industrial city in the 19th century. Today, it has been found renewed life with a vibrant cultural scene. It offers a blend of French and Flemish influences. Explore its historic architecture and lively arts district.
  • Key Places: Grand Place, Palais des Beaux-Arts, Old Lille, La Piscine Museum (aka the Swimming pool Museum) Museum of Art and Industry André Diligent de Roubaix.
La Piscine Museum of Art – an Art deco wonder
  • Special Features of Lille: Renowned for its cuisine, Lille is a can’t-miss destination for food lovers on a gourmet trip through France. Don’t skip the local waffles and beer, which are legendary. This is also a great place to link up to high-speed rail across Europe.

2. Paris to Rouen by car with Driver

  • Round Trip: 4 hours 22 minutes | 168 miles | 272 km
  • History: Rouen, the historic capital of Normandy, is known for its Gothic architecture and ties to Joan of Arc. Its medieval streets contain some of the great landmarks of France, including the Cathedral that none other than Claude Monet painted over and over again.
  • Key Places: Rouen Cathedral, Gros Horloge, Old Market Square, The Musée des Beaux-Arts de Rouen
  • Special Features: Experience Rouen’s culinary delights, including apple cider and creamy cheeses. In fact, the cider is so renowned that you can go on a trail throughout the region sampling the brew from many farms.

3. Paris to Strasbourg by car with Driver

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  • Distance: 9 hours | 604 miles | 980 km
  • History: Strasbourg, the capital city of the Alsace region, blends German and French culture in an iconic city. Its Gothic cathedral and charming half-timbered houses make for endless photo opportunities and sightseeing. Today, the city plays home to the European Parliament, one of the most important political bodies in the continent, and serves as a major hub for the EU.
  • Key Places: Strasbourg Cathedral, Petite France, European Parliament, Jewish quarter
  • Special Features of Strasbourg: Strasbourg is famous for its unique Alsatian cuisine, including dishes like choucroute and tarte flambée.

4. Paris to Nantes by car with Driver

  • Round Trip: 7 hours 50 minutes | 478 miles | 769.2 km
  • History: The maritime tradition of Nantes began during antiquity and continues to the present day. It is known for its vibrant arts scene and the Château des ducs de Bretagne — a castle first built in 1207 and then rebuilt in 1466. It’s a gateway to the scenic Loire Valley with its idyllic vineyards, stunning countryside, and historic architecture.
  • Key Places: Les Machines de l’île, Jardin des Plantes, Passage Pommeraye
  • Special Features: The city is a hub for creative culinary experiences and is famous for Muscadet wine. The number of famous French dishes invented in Nantes is impressive and points to the city’s superlative gastronomic scene.

5. Paris to Bordeaux by car with Driver

  • Round Trip: 11 hours 38 minutes | 729 miles | 1173.4 km
  • History: Bordeaux is synonymous with wine, but it also offers plenty of other wonders to see, boasting more than 350 monuments. That makes it second only to Paris as the French city with the most registered monuments. Much of the city was created during the age of the Enlightenment, an exciting time that is preserved in Bordeaux’s 18th-century architecture.
  • Key Places: Place de la Bourse, Cité du Vin, Bordeaux Cathedral
  • Special Features: Bordeaux is perhaps the greatest city in the world for wine lovers, and the city has embraced this tradition wholeheartedly. While visiting, you have access to endless vineyard tours and wine tastings.

6. Paris to Lyon by car with Driver

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  • Round Trip: 9 hours| 289 miles | 931.4 km
  • History: Lyon’s long history has always placed it in both symbiosis and competition with Paris. It has become a citadel of higher learning, and it is also known for historical and architectural landmarks as a UNESCO World Heritage site. On top of all this, Lyon is France’s leading gastronomic city.
  • Key Places: Basilica of Notre-Dame de Fourvière, Old Lyon, Parc de la Tête d’Or, Lyon Museum of Beaux Arts
  • Special Features: Enjoy Lyon’s culinary delights, which rank with the very best in the entire world. Local specialties include the quenelles and Lyonnaise salads. It is also a great city for technological industries, including biotech and video games.

7. Paris to Marseille by car with Driver

  • Round Trip: 14 hours 32 minutes | 963 miles | 1550 km
  • History: Marseille, a port city in the South of France, is known for its diverse cultural heritage and vibrant waterfront area. The old port and Notre-Dame de la Garde are iconic landmarks.
  • Key Places: Old Port of Marseille, Calanques National Park, Le Panier
  • Special Features: Explore the multicultural influences in Marseille’s cuisine, including the famous bouillabaisse. Also, check out the wealth of attractions. Urban renovation projects in the 1990s led to Marseille having the second most museums in France, after France. It’s also on the beach — perfect for relaxation.

8. Paris to Toulouse by car with Driver

  • Round Trip: 13 hours 23 minutes | 842.4 miles | 1355.8 km
  • History: Toulouse, known as the ‘Pink City’, is famous for its unique terracotta brick architecture. Despite its long history (still visible at sites like the church of the Jacobins), it is now a future-forward center of the aerospace industry and home to a lively student population.
  • Key Places: Capitole de Toulouse, Basilica of Saint-Sernin, Cité de l’Espace
  • Special Features: Toulouse’s cuisine is hearty, with dishes like cassoulet and Toulouse sausages. The architecture here flows together, presenting dreamy scenery to walk through.

9. Paris to Nice by car with Driver

Nice France collage
  • Round Trip: 17 hours 36 minutes | 1158 miles | 1863.8 km
  • History: Nice, the heart of the French Riviera, is celebrated for its stunning coastline, art scene, and Belle Époque architecture. It’s a gateway to the glamorous Côte d’Azur, and the natural beauty here has drawn many of France’s most famous artists to the city — including Henri Matisse and Marc Chagall.
  • Key Places: Promenade des Anglais, Old Town of Nice, Matisse Museum
  • Special Features: Nice is known for its luxury lifestyle, beautiful beaches, and Mediterranean cuisine. Those features have always made it a haven for artists, and that’s why there are also plenty of art museums to peruse on your next visit.

10. Paris to French Riviera by car with Driver

  • Round Trip: 17 hours | 1090 miles | 1753.8 km
  • History: Few names evoke the glamor and natural wonder of the French Riviera. The region has long been a haven for artists and the elite who seek out its azure waters and sunny weather. Over the centuries, this has produced exquisite works of architecture and drawn in many high-end festivals and events — including the Cannes Film Festival and the races at Monaco.
  • Key Places: Cannes, Saint-Tropez, Monaco
  • Special Features: The French Riviera offers visitors world-class beaches, truly gourmet dining, and exclusive shopping experiences at boutiques that offer the finest in haute couture fashion.

11. Paris to Lourdes by car with Driver

  • Round Trip: 16 hours 50 minutes | 1024 miles | 1648.2 km
  • History: Nestled in the foothills of the Pyrenees, Lourdes is famous worldwide for the Marian apparitions of Our Lady of Lourdes reported in 1858 by Bernadette Soubirous. It remains a site of pilgrimage for millions of visitors every year.
  • Key Places: Sanctuary of Our Lady of Lourdes, Grotto of Massabielle, Château Fort de Lourdes
  • Special Features: Lourdes offers spiritual and religious value to visitors, as well as stunning natural views. Come and explore the tranquil countryside while you enjoy the local cuisine — a mouth-watering blend of traditional French and Basque influences. And thanks to its proximity to the Pyrenees, this town makes for a great base for outdoor activities like hiking and cycling.

Our France City Transfer Services

No matter what French adventure you go on, our premium driver services always give you the same great experience. Whether you are traveling for business or pleasure, we are your best option.

Our city transfer service includes:

  • Pick-up and drop-off at any preferred address
  • Options to include a tour
  • Travel in a modern comfortable car
  • Uncompromising safety standards
  • Reliable Drivers with good English and impeccable interpersonal skills.

Customized Journeys Wherever You Go

Are you looking to explore the hidden gems of France on your next trip to Paris?

Visit quaint villages, majestic chateaux, and sites of many eras — all the way from classical antiquity to today — with a guide.

That’s because, on all of our city transfers, you can include guided tours. This means your driver is joined by a dedicated tour guide who can tell you interesting information and unforgettable stories.

We can customize the tours to focus on any special topic you want, like links to American history or focus on the role of Jewish people in France through the centuries.

Book Your French Adventure with Our City Transfer Driver Services From Paris

On your next trip to Paris, go anywhere in France in comfort and style — and dive into the history and culture of this beautiful country along the way.

Make this journey possible with Serge and Sam Drivers Services. For bookings and detailed inquiries, contact us today. This is your chance to see travel France like you never thought possible!