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Train Information between Duisburg and Paris

distanceDistance264 miles (425 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 2 min
priceAverage train ticket price$125 (€104)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesThalys, Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Duisburg to Paris cover the 264 miles (425 km) long route taking on average 4 h 2 min with our travel partners like Thalys, Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $81 (€68), but the average price of train tickets is $125 (€104). Travelers depart most frequently from Duisburg Hbf and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.

Train companies

Thalys and Deutsche Bahn from Duisburg to Paris

Thalys and Deutsche Bahn trains will get you from Duisburg to Paris from $81 (€68). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Thalys
Deutsche Bahn

Thalys is a French-Belgian high-speed train company that connects the main capital cities. For your next train between Duisburg and Paris with Thalys, you can choose from these different ticket fares: Standard Mini, Standard, Comfort and Premium.

Omio helps you find the perfect Duisburg - Paris train with Thalys. Whether you are searching for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train from Duisburg to Paris, Omio shows you Thalys’s current train schedules, tickets, prices and other travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard) to help you find the best train ticket for your upcoming Duisburg to Paris journey. You can expect to travel around 264 miles (425 km) from Duisburg to Paris on a train with Thalys. Once you are ready, buy your one-way Thalys tickets between Duisburg and Paris starting as low as $134 (€112) if you book in advance. If you use the Omio app to book your ticket, you can check straight away to see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when traveling by train instead of purchasing tickets at the train station in person. So, book your tickets with ease and comfort online and enjoy a smooth journey with Thalys!

Thalys from Duisburg to Paris train information:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 15 min
  • Average Price: $134
  • Thalys frequency: 2 a day

Thalys has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by train from Duisburg to Paris:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Verification of ticket with valid ID
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • If a ticket is nonrefundable, a Thalys e-voucher can still be issued for a 15€ fee to passengers requesting a refund up to 30 days after the departure date.

Trains from Duisburg to Paris

With the train from Duisburg to Paris, travelers can reach the elegant French capital from the exciting cultural city of the Ruhr area in no time at all. A direct train journey from Duisburg to Paris takes just under 4 hours 18 minutes. On the route, both direct train connections and connections with changeovers are offered. You can travel almost every hour between the two cities; at certain times of the day, several trains leave Duisburg Central Station in the direction of Paris.

Which train companies drive from Duisburg to Paris?

The Duisburg - Paris line is served by Deutsche Bahn trains and the high-speed trains of the French-Belgian train company Thalys. Deutsche Bahn does not offer any direct connections with the train from Duisburg to Paris; at least one change is required on the route. Thalys drives directly from Duisburg to Paris.

How long does the train journey from Duisburg to Paris take?

A direct journey by train from Duisburg to Paris takes almost 4 hours 18 minutes. Direct train connections are only offered by the high-speed trains of the Thalys train company. Deutsche Bahn, on the other hand, only offers train connections with one or two changeovers, and travelers travel around 6 to 8 hours. For a change in Frankfurt the journey time increases to 6 hours, for changes in Cologne and Karlsruhe the journey takes 6 hours 18 minutes to 8 hours

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How often can you take the train from Duisburg to Paris?

On an ordinary weekday you can drive about 20 times from Duisburg to Paris. Every week there are around 140 train connections on the Duisburg - Paris route. The first train leaves Duisburg shortly after 2.3midnight, the last one leaves a few minutes after 5 pm for Paris.

Stations on the line Duisburg - Paris?

Hauptbahnhof Duisburg. The train station is located only a few kilometers from Duisburg's city center at the impressive Portsmouthplatz and has excellent transport connections. With the tram line 93 travelers reach the town hall in the old town in about 10 minutes. In addition to regional express trains, long-distance buses and S-Bahn lines S1 and S2 also depart from Duisburg main station.

Gare de l'Est, Gare du Nord. Both the Ostbahnhof and the Nordbahnhof are located in the 10th arrondissement of Paris and are only a few hundred meters apart. From the Nordbahnhof station, passengers can reach the centrally located Châtelet-Les Halles station by S-Bahn in about 0.5 hours. From Ostbahnhof the journey takes about 6 minutes

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FAQs
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains to Paris from Duisburg?

Travel between Duisburg, Germany and Paris, France by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter France from Germany?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in France from Duisburg?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required

What are the safety rules to follow in Paris, France?

All travelers in France must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 11/27/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Duisburg to Paris as this information can change.

Do I need to quarantine when I return to Germany from Paris, France?

The restriction level for your return train to Duisburg, Germany from Paris is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Duisburg from Paris restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Paris?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Duisburg, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 11/27/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Duisburg from Paris closer to your date of departure here here.

How much do cheap train tickets to Paris from Duisburg cost?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Duisburg to Paris to cost as little as $81 (€68)  in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train from Duisburg to Paris?
If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Duisburg to Paris train to cost on average $125 (€104)  one way.
How many miles is it from Duisburg to Paris by train?
The distance from Duisburg to Paris by train is approximately 264 miles (425 km).
How long is the train ride between Duisburg and Paris?
While the time it takes to travel 264 miles (425 km) between Duisburg and Paris can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Duisburg to Paris train journey time is on average 4 h 2 min.
When traveling by train from Duisburg to Paris, which train station in Duisburg do I depart from and which train station in Paris do I arrive in?

When taking a train from Duisburg, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Duisburg Hbf, Duisburg-Buchholz and Duisburg-Meiderich Süd. When you arrive in Paris, your train can arrive in train stations including Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Duisburg Hbf   to Paris Gare de Lyon.

Where is the train station in Duisburg to go to Paris? Where is the train station in Paris located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Duisburg Hbf and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Paris Gare de Lyon and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the train station to the city center in Paris.

Which train companies should I travel with from Duisburg to Paris?
For the best Duisburg to Paris train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Thalys, Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between Duisburg and Paris to compare what amenities they may offer.
How many train services are there to Paris from Duisburg a day?
The average number of trains departing Duisburg for Paris is 2 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When can I take the first train from Duisburg to Paris? When can I take the last train for the day?
The first Duisburg to Paris train departs at 5: 07 AM   and the last train from Duisburg to Paris leaves at 3: 13 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Duisburg to Paris on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
When should I book the Duisburg to Paris train for the best deals on tickets?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this trip and save money. If you book train tickets from Duisburg to Paris within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $125 (€104) one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your train ticket from Duisburg to Paris a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Duisburg
Paris
Duisburg Hbf is the most popular Duisburg railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Duisburg for your trip to Paris.