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.
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3 h 57 m
4 h 1 m
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Of the 4 trains that leave Paris for Bochum every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||281 miles (453 km)|
|Average train duration||6 h 38 min|
|Average train ticket price||$50 (€45)|
|Train frequency||3 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 2 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn with connection, Deutsche Bahn or Thalys|
Trains from Paris to Bochum cover the 281 miles (453 km) long journey taking on average 6 h 38 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection, Deutsche Bahn or Thalys. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $50 (€45), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $47 (€43). Travelers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Bochum Hbf.
Deutsche Bahn and Thalys trains will get you to Bochum from Paris from $47 (€43). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.
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 to Bochum from 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 to Bochum from Paris with Thalys, you can choose from these different ticket fares: Standard Mini, Standard, Comfort and Premium.
Looking for trains from Paris to Bochum? Thalys is one of the best companies to travel with on the 281 miles (453 km) journey to Bochum from Paris. As an official travel partner of Thalys, Omio quickly shows you the latest Thalys train schedules and timetables, tickets and offers (such as baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), travel information, and prices so that you can check for ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Paris to Bochum routes, find the best amenities to make your trip smooth and easy, and buy the most affordable Thalys train tickets that fit your budget. If you use the Omio app to search for trains from Paris to Bochum, you can quickly see if the Thalys ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you’re ready, book your Paris - Bochum train now on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy your upcoming trip with Thalys!
Paris to Bochum train information with Thalys:
Travel between Paris, France and Bochum, Germany by train is: Fully open.
International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Germany must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 8/8/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Paris to Bochum as this information can change.
Return travel from Germany to France is: Fully open.
Entry into France is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Requirements for reentering:
The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 8/8/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Paris from Bochum.
When taking the train from Paris to Bochum, you can choose to depart from train stations like Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est. Your route can end in train stations such as Bochum Hbf, Bochum-Langendreer and Bochum-Langendreer West.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Bochum Hbf.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Paris Gare de Lyon, is located 1.9 miles (3.1 km) from the city center of Paris.
The most popular arrival train station, Bochum Hbf, is located 0.8 miles (1.3 km) away from the city center of Bochum.
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