How to travel from Gelsenkirchen to Paris

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Travel Information between Gelsenkirchen and Paris

distanceDistance279 miles (450 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$50 - $140
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $50 (€47) • 10 h
fastestFastest modeFlight • $140 (€132) • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, HOP! Or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 279 miles (450 km) to Paris from Gelsenkirchen. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $50 (€47). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus, HOP! Or Deutsche Bahn with connection among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Gelsenkirchen to Paris.

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Travel between Gelsenkirchen, Germany and Paris, France is: Unrestricted.

Can travelers from Germany enter France?

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

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

Conditions of entry into France:

  • There are no current restrictions

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: Recommended

This information was last checked on 9/29/22. 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 Gelsenkirchen and Paris.

The current restriction level for returning to Gelsenkirchen, Germany from France is: Unrestricted.

Am I allowed to reenter Gelsenkirchen, Germany from Paris, France?

Reentering Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Gelsenkirchen from Paris?

  • There are no current restrictions

Which rules do I need to follow in Gelsenkirchen, Germany regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Germany must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 9/29/22. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Gelsenkirchen from Paris here.

You can travel to Paris from Gelsenkirchen 4 different ways: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to travel to Paris from Gelsenkirchen is by taking a bus with an average price of $50 (€47).

This is compared to other travel options to Paris:

Taking a bus is usually $90 (€85) less than taking a flight to Paris, which costs on average $140 (€132) for the same trip.

Taking a bus is usually $47 (€45) less than taking a train to Paris, which costs on average $97 (€92) for the same trip.

The fastest way to get to Paris from Gelsenkirchen is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 15 min.

Other travel options to Paris can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 10 h   of travel time.

In comparison, getting to Paris by train can take on average 6 h 22 min.

The Gelsenkirchen to Paris distance is around 279 miles (450 km).

The average frequency per day from Gelsenkirchen to Paris is:

  • Around 3 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Paris from Gelsenkirchen as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Gelsenkirchen to Paris:

  • Buses from Gelsenkirchen to Paris most often leave from Gelsenkirchen, Hiberniastraße and arrive in Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine).
  • Trains most often depart from Gelsenkirchen at Gelsenkirchen Hbf and arrive in Paris at Paris Gare de Lyon.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Gelsenkirchen to Paris, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Flixbus can get you to Paris by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with Flixbus from Gelsenkirchen to Paris for $50 (€47) on Omio.
  • HOP! Can get you to Paris by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with HOP! From Gelsenkirchen to Paris for $140 (€132) on Omio.
  • Deutsche Bahn with connection can take you to Paris by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Deutsche Bahn with connection from Gelsenkirchen to Paris for $97 (€92).
Many of our customers who book a trip from Gelsenkirchen 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 Gelsenkirchen and Paris itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Paris and any of these top destinations today!

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

  • A bus ticket for this journey costs on average $50 (€47) one way.
  • A plane ticket for this journey costs on average $140 (€132) one way.
  • A train ticket for this journey is costing $97 (€92) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Gelsenkirchen 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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