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Train Information from Paris Gare du Nord to Cologne Hbf

distanceDistance249 miles (401 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 20 min
priceAverage train ticket price$154 (€126)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersThalys

Trains from Paris Gare du Nord to Cologne Hbf cover the 249 miles (401 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 20 min with our travel partners like Thalys. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $124 (€101), but the average price of train tickets is $154 (€126).

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Travel with Thalys between Paris Gare du Nord and Cologne Hbf

Travel from Paris Gare du Nord to Cologne Hbf from $124 (€101) with Omio’s train partners Thalys! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable route for you.

Thalys

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

Thalys is one of the best options when traveling by train between Paris Gare du Nord and Cologne Hbf. Omio quickly shows you current Thalys train schedules for the Paris Gare du Nord - Cologne Hbf trip and makes it easier than ever for you to buy train tickets online for the cheapest, fastest or earliest route available. The distance between Paris Gare du Nord and Cologne Hbf is around 249 miles (401 km) and the cheapest Thalys one-way ticket you can book starts at $124 (€101). As you check the latest Paris Gare du Nord to Cologne Hbf train schedule from Thalys for your ideal departure and arrival times, you can also review travel information, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard, and compare the best route available to arrive to Cologne Hbf safely. If you search for Thalys tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Let Omio quickly find you the perfect Thalys ticket from Paris Gare du Nord to Cologne Hbf so you can spend more time enjoying the smooth and easy journey!

Paris Gare du Nord to Cologne Hbf train information with Thalys:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 24 min
  • Thalys frequency: 3 a day

Read on for COVID-19 recommendations and policies for your Thalys train ticket from Paris Gare du Nord to Cologne Hbf:

  • 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.

Travel Tips

Trains from Paris Gare du Nord to Cologne Hbf
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FAQs
What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train from Paris Gare du Nord to Cologne Hbf?

Travel between Paris Gare du Nord, France and Cologne Hbf, Germany by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Germany from France?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Germany from Paris Gare du Nord?

Conditions of entry:

  • 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 Cologne Hbf, Germany?

When traveling in Germany, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 10/26/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Paris Gare du Nord and Cologne Hbf before traveling.

What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Cologne Hbf, Germany to Paris Gare du Nord, France?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Cologne Hbf to Paris Gare du Nord is: Partially open

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

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

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

What are the requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 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 Gare du Nord, 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: Mandatory

Last checked on 10/26/21. 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 du Nord from Cologne Hbf here.

What is the price of the cheapest train from Paris Gare du Nord to Cologne Hbf?
Train tickets to Cologne Hbf from Paris Gare du Nord for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $124 (€101)  one way in the next 7 days.
What is the price of a train ticket to Cologne Hbf from Paris Gare du Nord?
If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Paris Gare du Nord to Cologne Hbf train price to come in at an average of $154 (€126)  one way.
What is the distance to Cologne Hbf from Paris Gare du Nord by train?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Paris Gare du Nord and Cologne Hbf by train to be approximately 249 miles (401 km).
How long is the train from Paris Gare du Nord to Cologne Hbf?
On average the Paris Gare du Nord to Cologne Hbf train travel time is 3 h 20 min  for the 249 miles (401 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
What train companies offer a service from Paris Gare du Nord to Cologne Hbf?
When taking a train from Paris Gare du Nord to Cologne Hbf, you can count on Thalys for the best way to get you to Cologne Hbf. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service to Cologne Hbf from Paris Gare du Nord and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
Is there a direct train from Paris Gare du Nord to Cologne Hbf?
Yes, there are 3 direct trains a day to Cologne Hbf from Paris Gare du Nord. If you’re looking for a direct train, consider traveling with Thalys. Nonstop train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your train tickets.
How many train services per day are there to Cologne Hbf from Paris Gare du Nord?
On average, there are 3 trains a day from Paris Gare du Nord to Cologne Hbf. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When does the first train depart from Paris Gare du Nord to Cologne Hbf? When does the last train depart from Paris Gare du Nord to Cologne Hbf?
You can take the first train from Paris Gare du Nord to Cologne Hbf at 6: 25 AM. The last train from Paris Gare du Nord to Cologne Hbf that you can take departs at 2: 55 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Paris Gare du Nord to Cologne Hbf schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
How far in advance should I buy a train ticket from Paris Gare du Nord to Cologne Hbf to get the best deals?
You can find trains to Cologne Hbf from Paris Gare du Nord to cost on average $154 (€126) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Paris Gare du Nord to Cologne Hbf train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Paris Gare du Nord
Cologne Hbf
The major railway station for departures from Paris Gare du Nord is. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at for your journey to Cologne Hbf from Paris Gare du Nord.

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