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 £ 154 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 109.
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It's difficult to get from Dortmund to Paris without changing at least once.
|Distance||291 miles (469 km)|
|Average train duration||5 h 8 min|
|Average train ticket price||£90 (€101)|
|Train frequency||1 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there is 1 direct train a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn, Thalys or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Dortmund to Paris cover the 291 miles (469 km) long journey taking on average 5 h 8 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, Thalys or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £73, but the average price of train tickets is £90. Travellers depart most frequently from Dortmund Hbf and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.
Travel from Dortmund to Paris from £73 with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn and Thalys! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular journey for you.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main operator of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn 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 for your train between Dortmund and Paris. 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 toilets are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
Please follow the recommendations outlined by Deutsche Bahn when booking your train tickets to Paris from Dortmund due to the coronavirus:
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.
Travel by train between Dortmund, Germany and Paris, France is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 20/05/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Dortmund and Paris closer to your date of departure here.
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Paris to Dortmund is: Partially open
Reentry to Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
What are the entry requirements?
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last verified on 20/05/2022. 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.
Some of the Dortmund train stations to Paris you can start your journey from include Dortmund Hbf, Dortmund-Germania and Dortmund-Hörde. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Paris include Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est.
When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Dortmund Hbf and arriving in Paris Gare de Lyon.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Dortmund Hbf, is located 1.5 miles (2.4 km) from the city centre of Dortmund.
The most popular arrival train station, Paris Gare de Lyon, is located 1.9 miles (3.1 km) away from the city centre of Paris.
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