Paris Gare de Lyon to Cologne Hbf train

Cheap train tickets from Paris Gare de Lyon to Cologne Hbf

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Cheapest

127

Average

127

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.

Thalys
07:55AMParis Gare de Lyon3h21 11:16AMCologne Hbf
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1271One-way
Thalys
03:55PMParis Gare de Lyon3h20 07:15PMCologne Hbf
0 transfers
1271One-way

Train schedule from Paris Gare de Lyon to Cologne Hbf

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07:55AMParis Gare de Lyon3h21 11:16AMCologne Hbf
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Thalys
03:55PMParis Gare de Lyon3h20 07:15PMCologne Hbf
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Fastest train times from Paris Gare de Lyon to Cologne Hbf

Showing times and prices for Aug 10

Fastest Journey

3 h 20 m

Average

3 h 20 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

403 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Paris Gare de Lyon for Cologne Hbf every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Thalys
03:55PMParis Gare de Lyon3h20 07:15PMCologne Hbf
0 transfers
1271One-way
Thalys
07:55AMParis Gare de Lyon3h21 11:16AMCologne Hbf
0 transfers
1271One-way

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Overview: Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Cologne Hbf

distanceDistance249 miles (402 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 20 min
priceAverage train ticket price$156 (€144)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain providersThalys

Trains from Paris Gare de Lyon to Cologne Hbf cover the 249 miles (402 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 20 min with our travel partners like Thalys. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $156 (€144), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $112 (€104). Travelers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Köln Hbf.

Train companies: Thalys from Paris Gare de Lyon to Cologne Hbf trains

Travel to Cologne Hbf from Paris Gare de Lyon from $112 (€104) with Omio’s train partners Thalys! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.

Thalys

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

Find the perfect Thalys train between Paris Gare de Lyon and Cologne Hbf for a smooth and relaxing journey. Omio makes it convenient for you to check the latest Thalys train schedules and compare the cheapest, fastest or earliest train between Paris Gare de Lyon and Cologne Hbf. You can also check relevant travel information for the Thalys train, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard, depending on the class fare you choose. Once you find the ideal route, book your cheap Thalys train tickets online. You can expect to travel around 249 miles (402 km) on this trip and your Thalys Paris Gare de Lyon to Cologne Hbf train ticket can cost as little as $112 (€104) one-way if you book in advance. When you search for Thalys tickets between Paris Gare de Lyon and Cologne Hbf in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Buy your official Thalys train tickets online quickly and easily on Omio and enjoy the travel experience!

Paris Gare de Lyon to Cologne Hbf train information with Thalys:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 15 min
  • Average Price: $112
  • Thalys frequency: 5 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Paris Gare de Lyon to Cologne Hbf

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FAQs

Travel between Paris Gare de Lyon, France and Cologne Hbf, Germany by train is: Fully open.

Can I enter Germany from France?

International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France

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

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Cologne Hbf, Germany?

All travelers in Germany must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 8/8/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Cologne Hbf from Paris Gare de Lyon as this information can change.

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Cologne Hbf to Paris Gare de Lyon is: Fully open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to France from Germany?

Reentry to France is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in France from Cologne Hbf?

What are the requirements?

  • There are no current restrictions

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

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

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

Last checked on 8/8/22. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Paris Gare de Lyon from Cologne Hbf here.

Train tickets between Paris Gare de Lyon and Cologne Hbf for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $112 (€104)  one way in the next 7 days.
The train price from Paris Gare de Lyon to Cologne Hbf is on average $156 (€144)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.
The train distance from Paris Gare de Lyon to Cologne Hbf is around 249 miles (402 km).
On average the Paris Gare de Lyon to Cologne Hbf train time is 3 h 20 min  covering the 249 miles (402 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

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

Passengers board their train most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and travel around 1.9 miles (3.1 km) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Köln Hbf and need to travel approximately 1.1 miles (1.7 km) from the train station to the city center in Cologne Hbf.

For the trip from Paris Gare de Lyon to Cologne Hbf you can take a train with Thalys. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Paris Gare de Lyon and Cologne Hbf on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
Yes, you can search for direct trains from Paris Gare de Lyon to Cologne Hbf on Omio with Thalys, and you won’t need to transfer at another stop in between. Direct train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when traveling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy your train ticket.
The earliest train for this route departs from Paris Gare de Lyon at 7: 55 AM. The last train leaves from Paris Gare de Lyon at 3: 55 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Paris Gare de Lyon to Cologne Hbf and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
If you purchase a train ticket from Paris Gare de Lyon to Cologne Hbf within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $156 (€144) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Paris Gare de Lyon and Cologne Hbf are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Trains departing from Paris Gare de Lyon

Distance from Paris Gare de Lyon to city center
Distance from Paris Gare de Lyon to city center
1.9 miles (3.1 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Metro lines: 1, 14
Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 72, 77, 91
Train lines: TGV, RER A, RER D, Transilien R
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Paris Orly Airport
9 miles (15 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The airport can be reached from the station in about 42 minutes using the RER train (line D to line B) and OrlyVal light rail combination.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free unlimited WiFi.
ATM
ATM
In various points at the station.
Lockers
Lockers
Luggage lockers are available daily from 06: 15 to 22: 00. They are located on the first level in Hall 3 on the Rue de Bercy side of the station.
Dining
Dining
Le Train Bleu | La Fabrique Cookies | The Grand Comptoir | Café Pierre Hermé | Paul | Starbucks | Golden Brioche | Mezzo di Pasta | McDonald's | The Prem1er Café | & many more
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
National | Hertz | Europcar | SIXT | Alamo | Enterprise
Information Desk
Information Desk
Located in Hall 1.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Full accessibility services for all types of disabilities throughout the station, including digital and electronic orientation systems.

Trains arriving to Cologne Hbf

Distance from Cologne Hbf to city center
Distance from Cologne Hbf to city center
1.7 km
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 21: 00 | Sat - Sun: 07: 00 - 21: 00
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
U-Bahn lines: U5, U16, U18
S-Bahn lines: S6, S11, S12, S19
Bus lines: 172, 173
Train lines: ICE, IC, EC, FLX, RE, RB
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Cologne/Bonn Airport
9 miles (15 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
Take the S19 train for 14 minutes to reach the airport from the station.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi for 30 minutes only.
ATM
ATM
There are various ATMs around the station.
Lockers
Lockers
There are luggage lockers in the station.
Parking
Parking
Opening Hours: 24/7 Parking space: 410 (including handicapped parking spaces) Parking Pricing: €1. 80 per hour | €18. 00 per day
Shopping
Shopping
Dining
Dining
Asiagourmet | Coffee Fellows | dean&david | Dunkin' Donuts | KFC | McDonald's | Pizza Hut | Nordsee | Starbucks | Schweinske | & more
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Avis | Europcar | SIXT
Information Desk
Information Desk
One near the departure/arrival board and another near the escalators close to Platforms 4 and 5.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Wheelchair accessible & mobility assistance staff. Contact the Mobility Service Centre at +49 3065212888 or [email protected] Com.

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