Paris to Gelsenkirchen train

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Cheap train tickets from Paris to Gelsenkirchen

Showing times and prices for Apr 19

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Paris to Gelsenkirchen is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Eurostar
03:53PM4h32
Paris
08:25PMGelsenkirchen
$3051One-way
1 transfer
Eurostar
09:54AM4h34
Paris
02:28PMGelsenkirchen
$3091One-way
1 transfer
Eurostar
11:53AM4h35
Paris
04:28PMGelsenkirchen
$3091One-way
1 transfer

Train schedule from Paris to Gelsenkirchen

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, April 19
Eurostar
09:54AM4h34
Paris
02:28PMGelsenkirchen
1 transfer
Eurostar
11:53AM4h35
Paris
04:28PMGelsenkirchen
1 transfer
Eurostar
03:53PM4h32
Paris
08:25PMGelsenkirchen
1 transfer

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Fastest train times from Paris to Gelsenkirchen

Showing times and prices for Apr 19

Fastest Journey

4 h 32 m

Average

4 h 33 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

450 km

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

Eurostar
03:53PM4h32
Paris
08:25PMGelsenkirchen
$3051One-way
1 transfer
Eurostar
09:54AM4h34
Paris
02:28PMGelsenkirchen
$3091One-way
1 transfer
Eurostar
11:53AM4h35
Paris
04:28PMGelsenkirchen
$3091One-way
1 transfer

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Overview: Train from Paris to Gelsenkirchen

distanceDistance279 miles (450 km)
durationAverage train duration6 h 27 min
priceAverage train ticket price$133 (€117)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn, TGV or Thalys

Trains from Paris to Gelsenkirchen cover the 279 miles (450 km) long trip taking on average 6 h 27 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, TGV or Thalys. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $133 (€117), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $83 (€73). Travelers depart most frequently from Paris Gare du Nord and arrive in Gelsenkirchen Hbf.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn, TGV and Thalys from Paris to Gelsenkirchen trains

Travel from Paris to Gelsenkirchen from $57 (€50) with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn, TGV and Thalys! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.

Deutsche Bahn is a German train company that operates trains throughout the country including trains to Gelsenkirchen from Paris. It offers a wide range of services, including high-speed InterCity Express (ICE) trains, regional trains, and night trains. ICE trains are the fastest and most comfortable way to travel, with speeds of up to 300 km/h. Regional trains are slower but offer more frequent stops and are ideal for shorter trips. Night trains are a great way to save time and money, with comfortable sleeping compartments and couchettes. Deutsche Bahn offers a variety of ticket types, including single tickets, day tickets, and group tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and a variety of food and beverage options. The most popular routes for Deutsche Bahn are between major cities such as Berlin, Munich, Hamburg, and Frankfurt. Other popular routes include Cologne to Stuttgart, Berlin to Dresden, and Hamburg to Cologne.

Paris to Gelsenkirchen train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 6 h 16 min
  • Cheapest Price: $57

Deutsche Bahn, Inter City Express (ICE), Intercity (IC), Regional Express (RE), Regionalbahn (RB) classes from Paris to Gelsenkirchen

Check and compare train options, travel classes, and amenities for trains from Paris to Gelsenkirchen with Deutsche Bahn, Inter City Express (ICE), Intercity (IC), Regional Express (RE), Regionalbahn (RB)

Inter City Express (ICE)

1st class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Adjustable seat
  • Extra legroom (at least 89 cm)
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 3 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation included
  • No dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • Meal service at seat and restaurant
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • Quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • Travel advisories priority lane
  • Access to DB Lounge
  • Access to digital newspaper & magazine

Inter City Express (ICE)

2nd class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Adjustable seat
  • Extra legroom (at least 80 cm)
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 4 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation not included
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • Meal service at the restaurant
  • Area for families with children
  • Space for prams
  • Quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • Dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • No Travel advisories priority lane
  • No access to DB lounge
  • No access to digital newspapers & magazines

Intercity (IC)

1st class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 3 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation included
  • No dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • Travel advisories priority lane
  • Access to DB Lounge
  • Access to digital newspaper & magazine

Intercity (IC)

2nd class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 4 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation not included
  • Dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • Area for families with children
  • Space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • Dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • No Travel advisories priority lane
  • No access to DB lounge
  • No access to digital newspapers & magazines

Regional Express (RE)

1st class & 2nd class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats for 1st class
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service

Regionalbahn (RB)

1st class & 2nd class
  • No Wi-Fi
  • Power sockets on some trains
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats for 1st class
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service

FAQs: Trains from Paris to Gelsenkirchen

FAQs: Travel by train from Paris to Gelsenkirchen 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 Paris to Gelsenkirchen.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Paris to Gelsenkirchen can start from as little as $83 (€73) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Paris to Gelsenkirchen is $133 (€117); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Paris to Gelsenkirchen train time is 6 h 27 min   covering the 279 mile (450 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Paris to Gelsenkirchen leaves at 9: 52 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Paris to Gelsenkirchen leaves at 12: 09 PM.
There are 2 trains a day from Paris to Gelsenkirchen which require at least one change with Deutsche Bahn, TGV or Thalys. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Yes, you can take a high-speed train from Paris to Gelsenkirchen with TGV or Thalys. Overall you can travel with the following companies: Deutsche Bahn, TGV or Thalys.
For the route from Paris to Gelsenkirchen you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn, TGV or Thalys. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to Gelsenkirchen from Paris on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 12: 09 PM.

When departing from Paris, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Paris Gare du Nord, Paris Gare de Lyon and Paris Gare Montparnasse. When arriving in Gelsenkirchen, you can end your trip in train stations like Gelsenkirchen Hbf, Gelsenkirchen-Hassel station and Gelsenkirchen-Rotthausen station.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Paris Gare du Nord, which is located around 2.8 miles (4.5 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Gelsenkirchen Hbf, located 1.6 miles (2.5 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from Paris to Gelsenkirchen is May.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel to Gelsenkirchen from Paris including taking a train, bus or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Paris and Gelsenkirchen

Paris
Gelsenkirchen
Paris Gare du Nord is the most popular Paris railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Paris for your trip to Gelsenkirchen.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+33 890640650
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
Public transit options for Paris Gare du Nord
Metro lines: 4, 5
Bus lines: 65, 26, 43
Train lines: RER B, D, E
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+33 184943635
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
Public transit options for Paris Gare de Lyon
Metro lines: 1, 14
Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 72, 77, 91
Train lines: TGV, RER A, RER D, Transilien R
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+33 184943635
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 06: 45 - 20: 30 | Sat: 09: 00 - 20: 00 | Sun: 09: 00 - 20: 30
Public transit options for Paris Gare de l'Est
Metro lines: 4, 5, 7
Bus lines: 31, 32, 35, 38, 39, 46, 54, 56, 91
Train lines: RER B, TGV, TGV/ICE, TER, Intercités, OUIGO, Transilien, Russian Railways
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+33 892353535
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 07: 15 - 18: 00
Public transit options for Paris Gare Montparnasse
Metro lines: 4, 6, 12, 13
Bus lines: 28, 39, 58, 82, 88, 89, 91, 92, 94, 95, 96
Train lines: TGV, OUIGO, Intercités, Transilien N, TER Normandie, TER Centre
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+33 892353535
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 08: 00 - 19: 30 | Sat: 10: 00 - 18: 00
Public transit options for Paris Gare Saint-Lazare
Metro lines: 3, 9, 12, 13, 14
Bus lines: 20, 21, 22, 26, 27, 28, 29, 32, 42, 43, 66, 80, 94, 95, 528, RoissyB
Train lines: TER, Intercités, Transilien J, Transilien L, RER E
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+33 892353535
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 10: 45 - 18: 00
Public transit options for Paris Bercy Bourgogne - Pays d'Auvergne
Metro lines: 6, 14
Bus lines: 24, 87, N32, N35
Train lines: TER, Intercités
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+33 892353535
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 08: 00 - 20: 00
Public transit options for Paris Gare d'Austerlitz
Metro lines: 5, 10
Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 89, 91, 215
Train lines: TER Centre-Val de Loire, Intercités, Intercités de Nuit, Transilien, RER C
Paris, Av. Pierre Mendès-France (Paris Austerlitz)

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