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 Paris to Dortmund will cost around $ 194 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 116.
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6 h 59 m
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It's difficult to get from Paris to Dortmund without transferring at least once.
|Distance||291 miles (469 km)|
|Average train duration||6 h 55 min|
|Average train ticket price||$126 (€102)|
|Train providers||Thalys, Deutsche Bahn with connection, Deutsche Bahn or TGV|
Trains from Paris to Dortmund cover the 291 miles (469 km) long trip taking on average 6 h 55 min with our travel partners like Thalys, Deutsche Bahn with connection, Deutsche Bahn or TGV. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $126 (€102), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $91 (€73). Travelers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Dortmund Hbf.
You can travel by train between Paris and Dortmund with Thalys and Deutsche Bahn for as low as $91 (€73). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.
Thalys is a French-Belgian high-speed train company that connects the main capital cities. For your next train between Paris and Dortmund with Thalys, you can choose from these different ticket fares: Standard Mini, Standard, Comfort and Premium.
Thalys tickets from Paris to Dortmund are available online on Omio. We help you compare and book your perfect trip with Thalys from Paris to Dortmund all in one place. If you’re specifically looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train, you can find all the current Thalys train schedules and train tickets available on Omio for the 291 miles (469 km) journey. You can also see relevant travel information for the Thalys train, such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard depending on the class fare. Search for your ideal departure and arrival times for this train, compare the fastest Paris to Dortmund routes as well as the cheapest ticket prices available, and buy the best Thalys Paris to Dortmund train ticket that fits your needs. If you purchase tickets in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the Thalys train ticket is available as a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to travel paperless. You’ll then be ready to embark on your smooth and relaxing journey to Dortmund with Thalys!
Thalys has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Thalys tickets from Paris to Dortmund and when traveling by train:
The train from Paris to Dortmund connects Germany with France and moves in the border triangle. There are therefore routes via both Luxembourg and Belgium. The shortest connection is about 520 km long.
The Deutsche Bahn and the €pean joint transport association Thalys operate between Paris and Dortmund. Thalys connects €pean metropolises with modern high-speed trains of various €pean transport companies. Deutsche Bahn uses the ICE.
The train journey between Paris and Dortmund takes between 5.30 and 8 hours depending on the transfer time. There is no direct connection between Paris and Dortmund.
Thalys operates the Paris - Dortmund route five times a day. Deutsche Bahn runs every two hours from 7 to 19. There is no night connection between Paris and Dortmund.
At which station does the train start in Paris? The trains from Paris to Dortmund start at the Gare du Nord or at the Gare de l'Est. Both stations are located in the city center area of Paris and are well integrated with the underground. There is a direct connection between the two stations.
At which station does the train arrive in Dortmund? Dortmund main station is located in the centre of Dortmund, in the heart of the Ruhr area. From here there are connections to all major German cities and many €pean centres. It is the main traffic junction of public transport in Dortmund.
Travel by train between Paris, France and Dortmund, Germany is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 9/23/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Dortmund from Paris closer to your date of departure here
The restriction level for your return train to Paris, France from Dortmund is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of reentry:
The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 9/23/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Paris from Dortmund closer to your date of departure here here.
When taking the train to Dortmund from Paris, 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 Dortmund Hbf, Dortmund-Germania and Dortmund-Hörde.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Dortmund Hbf.
Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Paris Gare de Lyon and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city center to get to this train station.
Passengers arriving in Dortmund most often arrive at Dortmund Hbf and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from this train station to the city center.
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