The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Dortmund to Paris is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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|Distance||291 miles (469 km)|
|Average train duration||6 h 6 min|
|Average train ticket price||$112 (€101)|
|Train frequency||2 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 2 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn, Thalys or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Dortmund to Paris cover the 291 miles (469 km) long journey taking on average 6 h 6 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, Thalys or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $112 (€101), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $75 (€68). Travelers depart most frequently from Dortmund Hbf and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.
You can travel by train to Paris from Dortmund with Deutsche Bahn and Thalys for as low as $75 (€68). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train from Dortmund to Paris. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
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.
Thalys tickets to Paris from Dortmund are available online on Omio. We help you compare and book your perfect route with Thalys to Paris from Dortmund all in one place. If you’re specifically looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train, you can find all the current Thalys train schedules and train tickets available on Omio for the 291 miles (469 km) route. You can also see relevant travel information for the Thalys train, such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard depending on the class fare. Search for your ideal departure and arrival times for this train, compare the fastest Dortmund to Paris routes as well as the cheapest ticket prices available, and buy the best Thalys Dortmund to Paris train ticket that fits your needs. If you purchase tickets in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the Thalys train ticket is available as a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to travel paperless. You’ll then be ready to embark on your smooth and relaxing journey to Paris with Thalys!
Train information from Dortmund to Paris with Thalys:
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: Unrestricted.
International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in France must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 11/6/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Dortmund to Paris as this information can change.
Return travel from France to Germany is: Unrestricted.
Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of France
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 11/6/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Dortmund from Paris.
When departing from Dortmund, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Dortmund Hbf, Dortmund-Germania and Dortmund-Hörde. When arriving in Paris, you can end your route in train stations like Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est.
Omio customers book a train from Dortmund Hbf to Paris Gare de Lyon most frequently for this route.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Dortmund Hbf, which is located around 1.5 miles (2.4 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Paris Gare de Lyon, located 1.7 miles (2.7 km) away from the city center.
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