The cheapest trains from Düsseldorf to Paris

Showing times and prices for Sep 22

Cheapest

$100

Average

$142

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 Düsseldorf to Paris will cost around $ 142 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 100.

Cheapest
04:27PMDüsseldorf Hbf6h25 10:52PMParis Gare de l'Est
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$1001One-way
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02:27PMDüsseldorf Hbf6h20 08:47PMParis Gare de l'Est
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$1001One-way
2nd Cheapest
03:39AMDüsseldorf Hbf6h12 09:51AMParis Gare de l'Est
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$1281One-way
2nd Cheapest
12:21PMDüsseldorf Hbf5h53 06:14PMParis Gare de l'Est
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$1281One-way
2nd Cheapest
06:27AMDüsseldorf Hbf6h25 12:52PMParis Gare de l'Est
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$1281One-way

Timetable Düsseldorf to Paris

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02:39AMDüsseldorf Hbf8h12 10:51AMParis Gare de l'Est
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03:39AMDüsseldorf Hbf6h12 09:51AMParis Gare de l'Est
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04:58AMDüsseldorf Hbf5h53 10:51AMParis Gare de l'Est
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06:27AMDüsseldorf Hbf6h25 12:52PMParis Gare de l'Est
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06:47AMDüsseldorf Hbf5h46 12:33PMParis Gare de l'Est
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07:27AMDüsseldorf Hbf5h25 12:52PMParis Gare de l'Est
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08:52AMDüsseldorf Hbf5h27 02:19PMParis Gare de l'Est
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10:27AMDüsseldorf Hbf6h27 04:54PMParis Gare de l'Est
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11:27AMDüsseldorf Hbf5h27 04:54PMParis Gare de l'Est
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12:21PMDüsseldorf Hbf5h53 06:14PMParis Gare de l'Est
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02:27PMDüsseldorf Hbf6h20 08:47PMParis Gare de l'Est
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03:27PMDüsseldorf Hbf5h20 08:47PMParis Gare de l'Est
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04:27PMDüsseldorf Hbf6h25 10:52PMParis Gare de l'Est
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04:45PMDüsseldorf Hbf5h39 10:24PMParis Gare de l'Est
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05:27PMDüsseldorf Hbf5h25 10:52PMParis Gare de l'Est
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COMPARE Prices across different modes

Wed
Sep 22
$91Deutsche Bahn
$46Flixbus
$305Eurowings
Thu
Sep 23
$91Deutsche Bahn
$32Flixbus
$305Eurowings
Fri
Sep 24
$128Deutsche Bahn with connection
$37Flixbus
$379Eurowings
Sat
Sep 25
$91Deutsche Bahn with connection
$26Flixbus
$182HOP!
Sun
Sep 26
$103Deutsche Bahn
$32Flixbus
$151HOP!
Mon
Sep 27
$66Deutsche Bahn
$26Flixbus
$152HOP!
Tue
Sep 28
$60Deutsche Bahn
$32Flixbus
$247HOP!
Wed
Sep 29
$60Deutsche Bahn
$32Flixbus
$152HOP!
Thu
Sep 30
$66Deutsche Bahn
$32Flixbus
$221KLM
Fri
Oct 1
$91Deutsche Bahn
$35Flixbus
$221KLM
Sat
Oct 2
$66Deutsche Bahn with connection
$26Flixbus
$152HOP!
Sun
Oct 3
$78Deutsche Bahn
$29Flixbus
$137HOP!
Mon
Oct 4
$53Deutsche Bahn
$26Flixbus
$120HOP!
Tue
Oct 5
$53Deutsche Bahn
$44Eurolines Germany
$110HOP!
Wed
Oct 6
$53Deutsche Bahn
$29Flixbus
$93Eurowings
Thu
Oct 7
$53Deutsche Bahn
$29Flixbus
$106Eurowings
Fri
Oct 8
$78Deutsche Bahn
$30Flixbus
$143Eurowings
Sat
Oct 9
$60Deutsche Bahn with connection
$29Flixbus
$151HOP!
Sun
Oct 10
$66Deutsche Bahn
$29Flixbus
$120HOP!
Mon
Oct 11
$60Deutsche Bahn with connection
$26Flixbus
$137HOP!

The fastest trains from Düsseldorf to Paris

Showing times and prices for Sep 22

Fastest Journey

5 h 20 m

Average

6 h 1 m

Trains per day

15

Distance

411 km

It's difficult to get from Düsseldorf to Paris without transferring at least once.

Fastest
03:27PMDüsseldorf Hbf5h20 08:47PMParis Gare de l'Est
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$1421One-way
2nd Fastest
07:27AMDüsseldorf Hbf5h25 12:52PMParis Gare de l'Est
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$1421One-way
2nd Fastest
05:27PMDüsseldorf Hbf5h25 10:52PMParis Gare de l'Est
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$1281One-way
08:52AMDüsseldorf Hbf5h27 02:19PMParis Gare de l'Est
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$1421One-way
11:27AMDüsseldorf Hbf5h27 04:54PMParis Gare de l'Est
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$1691One-way

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Train Information to Paris from Düsseldorf

distanceDistance255 miles (411 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 48 min
priceAverage train ticket price$106 (€86)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesThalys, Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection, TGV, SNCB or SNCB | IC

Trains from Düsseldorf to Paris cover the 255 miles (411 km) long route taking on average 3 h 48 min with our travel partners like Thalys, Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection, TGV, SNCB or SNCB | IC. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $66 (€53), but the average price of train tickets is $106 (€86). Travelers depart most frequently from Düsseldorf Hbf and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.

Train companies

Düsseldorf to Paris with Deutsche Bahn, Thalys and SNCB

Travel between Düsseldorf and Paris from $66 (€53) with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn, Thalys and SNCB! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable route for you.

Deutsche Bahn
Thalys
SNCB

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Düsseldorf to Paris train.

    Deutsche Bahn's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your train between Düsseldorf and Paris are the following:

    • Normal conditions apply
    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended

    Trains from Dusseldorf to Paris

    Travelers planning a sightseeing trip to Paris from Dusseldorf can use direct high-speed trains as a convenient alternative to flights to the French capital. There are daily direct trains to Paris Gare Du Nord, taking just under three hours. Timetables include a choice of morning and afternoon departures, while indirect services, requiring a change en route, provide additional daily connections .

    Which train companies travel from Dusseldorf to Paris?

    French-Belgian high-speed rail company Thalys operates all the direct trains from Dusseldorf to Paris Gare Du Nord. Indirect connections use French operator SNCF TGV or German rail company Deutsche Bahn departures to Paris Gare De L'Est, with a change of train at Frankfurt am Main or Mannheim.

    How long is the train from Dusseldorf to Paris?

    The fastest option on this route is the Thalys direct high-speed mid-afternoon service to Gare Du Nord, taking three hours and 48 minutes to complete the 280-mile trip from Dusseldorf. Other direct trains take a minute longer. The quickest indirect route is the Deutsche Bahn morning connection via Mannheim, taking five hours and 12 minutes.

    How many trains are there from Dusseldorf to Paris?

    The Thalys timetable offers three to four daily direct trains to Paris Gare Du Nord from Dusseldorf seven days a week, with two morning services and an afternoon and evening connection. There are around 20 additional indirect trains to Paris Gare De L'Est daily, with Deutsche Bahn and SNCF .

    What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Dusseldorf to Paris?

    Departure train station: Passengers will depart from Dusseldorf Hauptbahnhof. Dusseldorf's central railway station is located on the eastern side of the city center, with public transport links on S-Bahn local trains and city trams. The station concourse has fast-food outlets, gift stores, a cafe-restaurant, luggage lockers, and car rental desks. 

    Arrival train station: Passengers will arrive at one of two destinations: Paris Gare Du Nord or Gare De L'Est. Gare Du Nord is located on the north side of central Paris, served by Metro lines 4 and 5 and RER lines B and D. Gare De L'Est is nearby on the east side of the city, on Metro lines 4, 5 and 7 and RER line B. Both stations offer food stores, newspaper kiosks, cafe-bars and left luggage facilities .

    Travel Tips

    Trains from Düsseldorf to Paris
    Travel by train to Paris easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Düsseldorf to Paris.
    FAQs
    Are there any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by train between Düsseldorf and Paris?

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

    Is international entry into Paris from Düsseldorf restricted?

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

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

    Entry Requirements:

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
    • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
    • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
    • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
    • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required

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

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

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

    The above information was last checked on 9/20/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Düsseldorf to Paris closer to your date of departure here

    What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Paris, France to Düsseldorf, Germany?

    Return travel from France to Germany is: Partially open.

    Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Düsseldorf from Paris?

    Entry into Germany 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?

    Requirements for reentering:

    • 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 Düsseldorf, Germany?

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

    • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
    • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

    Last checked on 9/20/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Düsseldorf from Paris.

    How much do cheap trains to Paris from Düsseldorf cost?
    Train tickets from Düsseldorf to Paris for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $66 (€53)  one way in the next 7 days.
    How much is a train ticket between Düsseldorf and Paris?
    The Düsseldorf to Paris train ticket price is on average $106 (€86)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this route in the next week.
    How far is Düsseldorf to Paris by train?
    You should expect to travel around 255 miles (411 km)  to Paris from Düsseldorf by train.
    How many hours is the train time between Düsseldorf and Paris?
    While the time it takes to travel 255 miles (411 km) to Paris from Düsseldorf can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Düsseldorf to Paris train journey time is on average 3 h 48 min.
    When traveling by train from Düsseldorf to Paris, which train station in Düsseldorf do I depart from and which train station in Paris do I arrive in?

    There are a few train stations in Düsseldorf to start your trip from including Düsseldorf Hbf, Düsseldorf Flughafen Terminal and Düsseldorf-Benrath. 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 Düsseldorf Hbf   and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.

    Where is the departure train station in Düsseldorf located? Where is the arrival train station in Paris located?

    Passengers board their train most frequently from Düsseldorf Hbf and travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 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 Düsseldorf to Paris?
    For the best Düsseldorf to Paris train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Thalys, Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection, TGV, SNCB or SNCB | IC. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services to Paris from Düsseldorf to compare what amenities they may offer.
    Can I find a direct train from Düsseldorf to Paris?
    Yes, there are direct trains to Paris from Düsseldorf, and you can find a direct train for this journey with Thalys  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you book your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
    When can I take the first train from Düsseldorf to Paris? When can I take the last train for the day?
    The first Düsseldorf to Paris train departs at 8: 27 AM   and the last train from Düsseldorf to Paris leaves at 11: 39 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Düsseldorf to Paris on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
    How early should I purchase Düsseldorf to Paris train tickets to get the best deals?
    In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this journey and save money. If you buy train tickets between Düsseldorf and Paris within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $106 (€86) one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Düsseldorf to Paris a few months in advance.
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    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Düsseldorf
    Paris
    Düsseldorf Hbf
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