The cheapest trains from Dortmund to Paris

Showing times and prices for 25 Jul

Cheapest

£102

Average

£122

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 Dortmund to Paris will cost around £ 122 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 102.

Cheapest
15:57Dortmund Hbf6h55 22:52Paris Gare de l'Est
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£1021One-way
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11:09Dortmund Hbf7h05 18:14Paris Gare de l'Est
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£1021One-way
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15:10Dortmund Hbf7h14 22:24Paris Gare de l'Est
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£1021One-way
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05:17Dortmund Hbf6h58 12:15Paris Gare de l'Est
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£1021One-way
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03:34Dortmund Hbf7h17 10:51Paris Gare de l'Est
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£1021One-way

Timetable Dortmund to Paris

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01:45Dortmund Hbf9h06 10:51Paris Gare de l'Est
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03:34Dortmund Hbf7h17 10:51Paris Gare de l'Est
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05:17Dortmund Hbf6h58 12:15Paris Gare de l'Est
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06:27Dortmund Hbf7h49 14:16Paris Gare de l'Est
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07:36Dortmund Hbf7h18 14:54Paris Gare de l'Est
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07:36Dortmund Hbf6h40 14:16Paris Gare de l'Est
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08:36Dortmund Hbf6h18 14:54Paris Gare de l'Est
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09:33Dortmund Hbf7h21 16:54Paris Gare de l'Est
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10:16Dortmund Hbf6h38 16:54Paris Gare de l'Est
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10:28Dortmund Hbf5h37 16:05Paris Gare du Nord
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10:35Dortmund Hbf6h19 16:54Paris Gare de l'Est
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11:09Dortmund Hbf7h05 18:14Paris Gare de l'Est
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14:17Dortmund Hbf6h30 20:47Paris Gare de l'Est
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14:35Dortmund Hbf6h12 20:47Paris Gare de l'Est
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14:57Dortmund Hbf5h08 20:05Paris Gare du Nord
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15:10Dortmund Hbf7h14 22:24Paris Gare de l'Est
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15:57Dortmund Hbf6h55 22:52Paris Gare de l'Est
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16:35Dortmund Hbf6h17 22:52Paris Gare de l'Est
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24 Jul
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£35Flixbus
Sun
25 Jul
£93Deutsche Bahn with connection
£44Flixbus
Mon
26 Jul
£84Deutsche Bahn
£36Flixbus
Tue
27 Jul
£75Deutsche Bahn
£32Flixbus
Wed
28 Jul
£75Deutsche Bahn with connection
£34Flixbus
Thu
29 Jul
£66Deutsche Bahn
£32Flixbus
Fri
30 Jul
£66Deutsche Bahn
£30Flixbus
Sat
31 Jul
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£27Flixbus
Sun
1 Aug
£75Deutsche Bahn with connection
£32Flixbus
Mon
2 Aug
£57Deutsche Bahn
£32Flixbus
Tue
3 Aug
£43Deutsche Bahn
£32Flixbus
Wed
4 Aug
£43Deutsche Bahn with connection
£28Flixbus
Thu
5 Aug
£41Deutsche Bahn
£32Flixbus
Fri
6 Aug
£62Deutsche Bahn
£32Flixbus
Sat
7 Aug
£57Deutsche Bahn with connection
£32Flixbus
Sun
8 Aug
£61Thalys
£32Flixbus
Mon
9 Aug
£48Deutsche Bahn
£27Flixbus
Tue
10 Aug
£39Deutsche Bahn
£32Flixbus
Wed
11 Aug
£48Deutsche Bahn with connection
£28Flixbus
Thu
12 Aug
£50Thalys
£27Flixbus
Fri
13 Aug
£50Thalys
£30Flixbus

The fastest trains from Dortmund to Paris

Showing times and prices for 25 Jul

Fastest Journey

5 h 8 m

Average

6 h 49 m

Trains per day

18

Distance

469 km

Of the 18 trains that leave Dortmund for Paris every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 469 km distance in an average of 6 h 49 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 5 h 8 m .

The slowest trains will take 9 h 6 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
14:57Dortmund Hbf5h08 20:05Paris Gare du Nord
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£1261One-way
2nd Fastest
10:28Dortmund Hbf5h37 16:05Paris Gare du Nord
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£1261One-way
14:35Dortmund Hbf6h12 20:47Paris Gare de l'Est
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£1121One-way
16:35Dortmund Hbf6h17 22:52Paris Gare de l'Est
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£1121One-way
08:36Dortmund Hbf6h18 14:54Paris Gare de l'Est
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£1741One-way

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Deutsche Bahn between Dortmund and Paris

Travel from Dortmund to Paris from £73 with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable trip for you.

Deutsche Bahn

Find your perfect trip between Dortmund and Paris with Deutsche Bahn (DB)! Check out the DB train timetables from Dortmund to Paris and then book cheap DB tickets with Omio. The distance between Dortmund and Paris by DB is 291 miles (469 km) and the cheapest price for a DB ticket between Dortmund and Paris is £73.

DB is the main operator of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 train journeys per day. A special feature of DB 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 at Omio.

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 WCs are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

Operator ticket policies for COVID

  • Normal conditions apply
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Thalys trains from Dortmund to Paris

The Thalys is a high-speed train in France which travels to over 17 cities throughout Europe, making it a very handy railway company to take if you’re looking to explore several European countries in one. The Thalys train map connects several destinations in France—the most popular being the Thalys train from Paris to Brussels and onwards to Cologne or Amsterdam. Picking up cheap Thalys tickets is easy in the app; just book Ticketless Journeys in advance or add discount cards to get deals on your next trip to France.

Thalys Standard, Thalys Comfort or Thalys Premium fare types are available; you to compare prices for high-speed trains from Dortmund to Paris on Omio. The differences between each class is WiFi speed, seat comfort and more quiet zones. With Premium tickets you get served a meal and drinks throughout the journey with access to the Thalys lounge and newspapers. Pick up a cheap Thalys ticket by travelling during off-peak, mid-week hours and by planning in advance. The cheapest day to travel by train on tends to be on a Tuesday or Wednesday.

By booking your train from Dortmund to Paris with Omio, you can pay in GBP and receive travel updates in English, so if your Thalys train is cancelled, Omio will suggest alternatives—we are with you all the way.


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Thalys Trains from Antwerp to Cologne

The Thalys is a high-speed railroad company in France connecting the France to the rest of Europe and beyond. Perfect for multi-city train journeys in Europe.

When planning trips to Thalys destinations, consider checking back for offers on train tickets. Speak to the Customer Care team at the Omio help centre for cancellations or changes to your ticket from Antwerp to Cologne.

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Trains from Dortmund to Paris
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FAQs
Is travel by train currently allowed from Dortmund, Germany to Paris, France?

Travel between Dortmund, Germany and Paris, France by train is: Fully open.

Can I enter France from Germany?

International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in France from Dortmund?

Conditions of entry:

  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required

What are the safety rules to follow in Paris, France?

All travellers in France must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 23/07/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Dortmund and Paris as this information can change.

What restrictions are there on reentering Germany from Paris, France?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Paris to Dortmund is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Germany from France?

Reentry to Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Paris?

What are the entry requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for all travellers by air
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Dortmund, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

Last verified on 23/07/2021. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Paris to Dortmund train here.

How much do cheap trains to Paris from Dortmund cost?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains between Dortmund and Paris to cost as little as £66  in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train ticket from Dortmund to Paris on average?
If you’re looking to purchase tickets for this trip in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Dortmund to Paris train prices are on average £77  one way.
How far is it from Dortmund to Paris by train?
The Dortmund to Paris train distance is approximately 291 miles (469 km).
How long does it take from Dortmund to Paris by train?
On average the train from Dortmund to Paris duration is 5 h 12 min  for the 291 miles (469 km) long route, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
When travelling by train from Dortmund to Paris, which train station in Dortmund do I depart from and which train station in Paris do I arrive in?

There are a few train stations in Dortmund to start your trip from including Dortmund Hbf, Dortmund-Germania and Dortmund-Hörde. In Paris you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Dortmund Hbf   and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.

Where do I find the Dortmund train station to Paris? Where is the Paris train station?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Dortmund Hbf, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Paris Gare de Lyon, located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre.

What train providers offer a service between Dortmund and Paris?
Take the Dortmund to Paris train with Thalys or Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey to Paris from Dortmund as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
When does the first train depart from Dortmund to Paris? When does the last train depart from Dortmund to Paris?
The earliest train departing from Dortmund to Paris leaves at 04: 57. The last train departing from Dortmund to Paris leaves at 23: 47. You can find the latest Dortmund to Paris train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I buy a train ticket from Dortmund to Paris to get the best deals?
The price of a one way train ticket from Dortmund to Paris is on average £77 if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets to Paris from Dortmund available a few months in advance.
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Dortmund
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Dortmund Hbf
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