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from Dortmund to Paris

You can get from Dortmund to Paris by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Dortmund to Paris on Oct 24 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

11:36AMDortmund Hbf6h38 06:14PMParis Gare de l'Est
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$1521One-way
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11:36AMDortmund Hbf6h38 06:14PMParis Gare de l'Est
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$1521One-way
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10:42AMDortmund Hbf5h23 04:05PMParis Gare du Nord
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$1721One-way
03:34AMDortmund Hbf7h17 10:51AMParis Gare de l'Est
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$1521One-way
06:35AMDortmund Hbf5h30 12:05PMParis Gare du Nord
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$1721One-way

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Sat
Oct 23
$152Deutsche Bahn
$37Flixbus
Sun
Oct 24
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$47Flixbus
Mon
Oct 25
$115Deutsche Bahn
$32Flixbus
Tue
Oct 26
$78Deutsche Bahn
$27Flixbus
Wed
Oct 27
$102Deutsche Bahn
$32Flixbus
Thu
Oct 28
$102Deutsche Bahn
$37Flixbus
Fri
Oct 29
$127Deutsche Bahn
$62Flixbus
Sat
Oct 30
$78Deutsche Bahn with connection
$43Flixbus
Sun
Oct 31
$65Deutsche Bahn
$49Flixbus
Mon
Nov 1
$139Deutsche Bahn
$49Flixbus
Tue
Nov 2
$78Deutsche Bahn
$32Flixbus
Wed
Nov 3
$78Deutsche Bahn
$41Flixbus
Thu
Nov 4
$84Deutsche Bahn
$39Flixbus
Fri
Nov 5
$90Deutsche Bahn with connection
$37Flixbus
Sat
Nov 6
$84Deutsche Bahn
$37Flixbus
Sun
Nov 7
$43Thalys
$43Flixbus
Mon
Nov 8
$59Deutsche Bahn with connection
$27Flixbus
Tue
Nov 9
$53Deutsche Bahn
$32Flixbus
Wed
Nov 10
$53Deutsche Bahn
$32Flixbus
Thu
Nov 11
$53Deutsche Bahn
$31Flixbus
Fri
Nov 12
$65Deutsche Bahn
$32Flixbus

Travel Information to Paris from Dortmund

distanceDistance291 miles (469 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$43 - $89
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $43 (€35) • 10 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $89 (€73) • 6 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesEurolines Germany or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 291 miles (469 km) by bus or train between Dortmund and Paris. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 6 h 35 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $43 (€35). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Eurolines Germany or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Dortmund to Paris.

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How to get from Dortmund to Paris

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Dortmund to Paris, 55,84% of our customers choose the train as their preferred mode of transportation. By traveling by train on this route, you can enjoy the comfort of spacious seats, spectacular views—and in some cases free Wi-Fi—in both second and first class. Our customers have decided that the train is the best way to get from Dortmund to Paris and have chosen to enjoy this fast, safe and efficient way to arrive at their destination. Taking the train also avoids long lines or potential expenses for transfers to/from the station—especially since most main railway stations are located in the city center. Train companies in Europe vary from country to country, but most of them offer high-speed train routes, therefore when you add up at the end-to-end journey time, the train is often also the fastest way to get to your destination.

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FAQs
Am I allowed to travel from Dortmund, Germany to Paris, France?

Travel between Dortmund, Germany and Paris, France is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Germany enter France?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Paris from Dortmund?

Conditions of entry into France:

  • 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

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Paris, France?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of France has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 10/22/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey between Dortmund and Paris.

Are there restrictions on my return trip to Dortmund, Germany from Paris, France due to COVID-19?

Return travel to Dortmund, Germany from France is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Germany from France?

Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Germany from France?

Requirements for reentering Germany:

  • 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 requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Germany?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Germany to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Dortmund, Germany was last verified on 10/22/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Dortmund from Paris.

How do I reach Paris from Dortmund?

There are 2 travel options from Dortmund to Paris: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel to Paris from Dortmund?

The cheapest way to travel between Dortmund and Paris is by taking a bus with an average price of $43 (€35).

This is compared to other travel options to Paris:

Taking a bus is about $46 (€38) less than taking a train, which costs on average $89 (€73) for this journey.

What is the fastest way to get from Dortmund to Paris?

The fastest way from Dortmund to Paris is by train with an average journey time of 6 h 35 min.

There are alternative travel options to Paris that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Paris by bus can take on average 10 h 25 min.

How far is it from Dortmund to Paris?

Paris is approximately 291 miles (469 km) away from Dortmund.

How many services a day are there between Dortmund and Paris?

The average frequency per day from Dortmund to Paris is:

  • Around 6 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Dortmund and Paris as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from Dortmund to Paris?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Dortmund to Paris:

  • Most travelers who book a bus ticket from Dortmund to Paris depart from Dortmund, Hauptbahnhof to Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine).
  • Most travelers who book a train ticket from Dortmund to Paris depart from Dortmund Hbf to Paris Gare de Lyon.
Which travel operators can get me to Paris from Dortmund?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Dortmund to Paris:

  • You can travel between Dortmund and Paris by bus with Eurolines Germany. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $43 (€35) with Eurolines Germany from Dortmund to Paris.
  • You can take a train from Dortmund to Paris with Deutsche Bahn. Cheap tickets can be found for $89 (€73) with Deutsche Bahn from Dortmund to Paris.
Is there a way to travel directly from Dortmund to Paris?

Yes, there are direct services available from Dortmund to Paris with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find 6 direct trains per day with.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Paris as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Dortmund to Paris.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Dortmund to Paris?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Dortmund to Paris often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like London, Barcelona or Amsterdam. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Dortmund and Paris itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Paris and any of these top destinations today!
How early should I purchase tickets between Dortmund and Paris online for the best deals?

Before traveling from Dortmund to Paris, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket is costing on average $43 (€35) one way for this route.
  • A train ticket costs $89 (€73) one way on average for this journey.

But we recommend booking Dortmund to Paris tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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