|Distance||273 miles (440 km)|
|Average train duration||4 h 17 min|
|Average train ticket price||£60 (€68)|
|Train frequency||2 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 2 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Thalys, Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or TGV|
Trains from Essen to Paris cover the 273 miles (440 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 17 min with our travel partners like Thalys, Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or TGV. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £28, but the average price of train tickets is £60. Travellers depart most frequently from Essen Hbf and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.
For as little as £28 you can travel by train to Paris from Essen with Thalys and Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this journey.
Thalys is a French-Belgian high-speed train company that connects the main capital cities. For your next train to Paris from Essen with Thalys, you can choose from these different ticket fares: Standard Mini, Standard, Comfort and Premium.
Book your Thalys Essen to Paris train with Omio and enjoy a smooth and relaxing journey! Check Thalys up-to-date train timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Essen to Paris routes as well as the amenities offered in the class fare you choose and buy the most affordable Thalys train tickets online that fit your budget. The distance to Paris from Essen is 273 miles (440 km), and the best price for a one-way Essen - Paris Thalys train ticket starts at £28 if you book in advance. If you would rather search for your Thalys ticket in the Omio app, you can quickly see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when travelling by train. Waiting in a queue at the train station to purchase your train ticket will become yesterday's news. So, book your train tickets online quickly and easily and enjoy your trip with Thalys!
Train information from Essen to Paris with Thalys:
When you buy your Thalys train tickets from Essen to Paris don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:
Travel between Essen, Germany and Paris, France by train is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of entry:
All travellers in France must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 18/01/2022. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Paris from Essen as this information can change.
The restriction level for your return train to Essen, Germany from Paris is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
Conditions of reentry:
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 18/01/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Essen from Paris closer to your date of departure here.
When taking the train between Essen and Paris, you can choose to depart from train stations like Essen Hbf, Essen-Eiberg and Essen-Altenessen. Your journey can end in train stations such as Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Essen Hbf and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.
Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Essen Hbf and need to travel around 0.3 miles (517 m) from the city centre to get to this train station.
Passengers arriving in Paris most often arrive at Paris Gare de Lyon and need to travel around 1.3 miles (2.1 km) from this train station to the city centre.
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