The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Dortmund to Paris will cost around $ 189 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 140.
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It's difficult to get from Dortmund to Paris without transferring at least once.
|Distance||291 miles (469 km)|
|Average train duration||5 h 8 min|
|Average train ticket price||$110 (€89)|
|Train providers||Thalys, Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection, TGV or SNCB | IC|
Trains from Dortmund to Paris cover the 291 miles (469 km) long route taking on average 5 h 8 min with our travel partners like Thalys, Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection, TGV or SNCB | IC. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $66 (€53), but the average price of train tickets is $110 (€89). Travelers depart most frequently from Dortmund Hbf and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.
You can travel by train between Dortmund and Paris with Thalys and Deutsche Bahn for as low as $66 (€53). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.
Thalys is a French-Belgian high-speed train company that connects the main capital cities. For your next train from Dortmund to Paris with Thalys, you can choose from these different ticket fares: Standard Mini, Standard, Comfort and Premium.
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Please follow the recommendations outlined by Thalys when booking your train tickets between Dortmund and Paris due to the coronavirus:
The train from Dortmund to Paris connects Germany and France. There are German, French and €pean trains on the route.
The Thalys takes about 5 hours on the route Dortmund - Paris Gare du Nord. The journey with the Deutsche Bahn and the SNCF ends at Gare de l'Est and takes between 6 and 8 hours with a transfer stop.
Between 1 am and 8 pm, the train runs a total of 24 times from Dortmund to Paris. Of these, three direct connections are two in the morning hours and one in the afternoon.
At which station does the train start in Dortmund? Dortmund Central Station at the northern end of the city has a total of 16 platform platforms. It is one of the most important train stations in the country.
At which station does the train arrive in Paris? The train from Dortmund to Paris ends at either Paris Gare du Nord or Paris Gare de l'Est. Both stations belong to the 6 most important termini of the city. The Gare du Nord is located approx. 3.5 km north of the city center, the Paris Gare de l'Est 650 metres further in the southwest. Both stations have excellent connections to the Paris public transport system.
Travel between Dortmund, Germany and Paris, France by train is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of entry:
When traveling in France, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 9/23/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Dortmund and Paris before traveling.
The restriction level for your return train to Dortmund, Germany from Paris is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
Conditions of reentry:
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 9/23/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Dortmund from Paris closer to your date of departure here here.
There are a few train stations in Dortmund to start your journey from including Dortmund Hbf, Dortmund-Germania and Dortmund-Hörde. In Paris you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est.
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Dortmund Hbf and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.
Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Dortmund Hbf and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center to get to this train station.
Passengers arriving in Paris most often arrive at Paris Gare de Lyon and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 2 km from this train station to the city center.
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