The cheapest trains from Paris to Düsseldorf

Showing times and prices for 26 Oct

Cheapest

£91

Average

£106

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 Paris to Düsseldorf will cost around £ 106 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 91.

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13:10Paris Gare de l'Est6h21 19:31Düsseldorf Hbf
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£911One-way
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19:06Paris Gare de l'Est7h38 02:44Düsseldorf Hbf
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£911One-way
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09:06Paris Gare de l'Est6h25 15:31Düsseldorf Hbf
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£911One-way
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17:10Paris Gare de l'Est7h03 00:13Düsseldorf Hbf
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£911One-way
2nd Cheapest
10:46Paris Gare de l'Est5h46 16:32Düsseldorf Hbf
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£1081One-way

Timetable Paris to Düsseldorf

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07:08Paris Gare de l'Est5h24 12:32Düsseldorf Hbf
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07:08Paris Gare de l'Est6h23 13:31Düsseldorf Hbf
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09:06Paris Gare de l'Est5h26 14:32Düsseldorf Hbf
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09:06Paris Gare de l'Est6h25 15:31Düsseldorf Hbf
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09:55Paris Gare du Nord3h55 13:50Düsseldorf Hbf
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10:46Paris Gare de l'Est5h46 16:32Düsseldorf Hbf
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10:46Paris Gare de l'Est6h45 17:31Düsseldorf Hbf
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13:10Paris Gare de l'Est5h22 18:32Düsseldorf Hbf
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13:10Paris Gare de l'Est6h21 19:31Düsseldorf Hbf
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13:47Paris Gare de l'Est5h48 19:35Düsseldorf Hbf
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13:47Paris Gare de l'Est5h18 19:05Düsseldorf Hbf
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15:19Paris Gare de l'Est6h25 21:44Düsseldorf Hbf
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15:19Paris Gare de l'Est5h13 20:32Düsseldorf Hbf
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15:46Paris Gare de l'Est5h31 21:17Düsseldorf Hbf
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15:55Paris Gare du Nord3h45 19:40Düsseldorf Hbf
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17:10Paris Gare de l'Est7h03 00:13Düsseldorf Hbf
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17:10Paris Gare de l'Est5h41 22:51Düsseldorf Hbf
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17:43Paris Gare de l'Est6h04 23:47Düsseldorf Hbf
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17:55Paris Gare du Nord4h13 22:08Düsseldorf Hbf
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19:06Paris Gare de l'Est6h07 01:13Düsseldorf Hbf
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19:06Paris Gare de l'Est7h38 02:44Düsseldorf Hbf
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COMPARE Prices across different modes

Mon
25 Oct
£125Deutsche Bahn
£35BlaBlaCar Bus
£215HOP!
Tue
26 Oct
£91Deutsche Bahn
£23BlaBlaCar Bus
£197Lufthansa
Wed
27 Oct
£82Deutsche Bahn
£20BlaBlaCar Bus
£169Lufthansa
Thu
28 Oct
£82Deutsche Bahn with connection
£26BlaBlaCar Bus
£138HOP!
Fri
29 Oct
£73Deutsche Bahn
£31BlaBlaCar Bus
£123HOP!
Sat
30 Oct
£73Deutsche Bahn
£26BlaBlaCar Bus
£107HOP!
Sun
31 Oct
£91Deutsche Bahn
£31BlaBlaCar Bus
£107HOP!
Mon
1 Nov
£65Deutsche Bahn
£31BlaBlaCar Bus
£93HOP!
Tue
2 Nov
£55Deutsche Bahn
£20BlaBlaCar Bus
£107HOP!
Wed
3 Nov
£55Deutsche Bahn
£20BlaBlaCar Bus
£81HOP!
Thu
4 Nov
£47Deutsche Bahn
£20BlaBlaCar Bus
£68HOP!
Fri
5 Nov
£60Deutsche Bahn with connection
£18BlaBlaCar Bus
£81HOP!
Sat
6 Nov
£60Deutsche Bahn with connection
£18BlaBlaCar Bus
£81HOP!
Sun
7 Nov
£64Deutsche Bahn
£20BlaBlaCar Bus
£68HOP!
Mon
8 Nov
£42Deutsche Bahn
£19Flixbus
£68HOP!
Tue
9 Nov
£42Deutsche Bahn with connection
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Wed
10 Nov
£47Deutsche Bahn
£23Flixbus
£62Eurowings
Fri
12 Nov
£38Deutsche Bahn
£23Flixbus
£68HOP!
Sat
13 Nov
£42Deutsche Bahn with connection
£20Flixbus
£85Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
14 Nov
£60Deutsche Bahn
£23Flixbus
£105Austrian Airlines

The fastest trains from Paris to Düsseldorf

Showing times and prices for 26 Oct

Fastest Journey

3 h 45 m

Average

5 h 44 m

Trains per day

21

Distance

411 km

Of the 21 trains that leave Paris for Düsseldorf every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 411 km distance in an average of 5 h 44 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 3 h 45 m .

The slowest trains will take 7 h 38 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
15:55Paris Gare du Nord3h45 19:40Düsseldorf Hbf
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£1181One-way
2nd Fastest
09:55Paris Gare du Nord3h55 13:50Düsseldorf Hbf
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£1181One-way
17:55Paris Gare du Nord4h13 22:08Düsseldorf Hbf
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£1181One-way
15:19Paris Gare de l'Est5h13 20:32Düsseldorf Hbf
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£1081One-way
13:47Paris Gare de l'Est5h18 19:05Düsseldorf Hbf
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£1081One-way

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Train Information to Düsseldorf from Paris

distanceDistance255 miles (411 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 12 min
priceAverage train ticket price£88 (€100)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersThalys, Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection, TGV or SNCB

Trains from Paris to Düsseldorf cover the 255 miles (411 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 12 min with our travel partners like Thalys, Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection, TGV or SNCB. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £88, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £73. Travellers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Düsseldorf Hbf.

Train companies

SNCB, Deutsche Bahn and Thalys between Paris and Düsseldorf

Find the best trains between Paris and Düsseldorf with Omio's travel partners SNCB, Deutsche Bahn and Thalys from £73. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

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Find your perfect route between Paris and Düsseldorf with Deutsche Bahn (DB)! Check out the DB train timetables between Paris and Düsseldorf and then book cheap DB tickets with Omio. The distance between Paris and Düsseldorf by DB is 255 miles (411 km) and the cheapest price for a DB ticket from Paris to Düsseldorf 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.

When purchasing your Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Paris to Düsseldorf, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

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

Trains from Paris to Dusseldorf

Whether visiting this commercial German hub for business or leisure, travellers will find a trains from Paris to Dusseldorf to suit any schedule. Everyday, up to four direct trains travel this route, getting straight to Dusseldorf in under four hours. On top of that, there are multiple options for non-direct trains with departure times throughout the day and early night.

Which train companies travel from Paris to Dusseldorf?

The three providers for this route are Deutsche Bahn, TGV, and Thalys. Deutsche Bahn provides the vast majority of non-direct trains to Dusseldorf. Meanwhile, Thalys operates all the direct trains, making this company the best choice for passengers looking to get to Dusseldorf as quickly as possible.

How long is the train from Paris to Dusseldorf?

Direct trains from Paris reach Dusseldorf in just under four hours. The overall journey duration for trains with changes varies greatly, generally falling somewhere between four and nine hours in total.

How many trains are there from Paris to Dusseldorf?

Most days, there are two to four direct trains available from Paris to Dusseldorf. Direct trains depart as early as just before 8:00 a.m. and as late as around 6:00 p.m. For passengers who don’t mind changing trains, there are dozens of journey options available each day. The first trains on these routes depart from Paris at around 10 intervals throughout the daytime and evening, and there are many connecting train options to choose from.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Paris to Dusseldorf?

Departure train stations: Direct Thalys trains to Dusseldorf usually depart from Paris Gare du Nord; the rest of the trains depart from Paris Gare de l’Est. Passengers will find dining options, luggage lockers, and several shops to peruse at both stations. Getting to either station from most places in Paris is quick and simple via metro lines 4 or 5 (or 7 for Gare de l'Est) or by bus.

Arrival train station: Trains on this route arrive at Dusseldorf HBF, the city’s main railway station. A number of facilities are available at this station, including left luggage lockers, a lounge for first class passengers, and an information point. It’s easy to get around the city from Dusseldorf HBF, with links to buses, trams, and metro near the station.


Thalys trains from Paris to Dusseldorf

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

Travel between Paris, France and Düsseldorf, Germany by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Germany from France?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

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

Conditions of entry:

  • 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 safety rules to follow in Düsseldorf, Germany?

All travellers in Germany must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 24/10/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Düsseldorf from Paris as this information can change.

Are there restrictions on returning to France from Germany by train?

Return travel from Germany to France is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Paris from Düsseldorf?

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

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • 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

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

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

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

Last checked on 24/10/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Paris from Düsseldorf.

What is the price of the cheapest train between Paris and Düsseldorf?
Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Paris and Düsseldorf for the next 7 days starting from £73  one way.
What is the cost of a train ticket from Paris to Düsseldorf on average?
If you’re looking to buy tickets for this route in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Paris to Düsseldorf train prices are on average £88  one way.
How many miles is it from Paris to Düsseldorf by train?
You should expect to travel around 255 miles (411 km)  between Paris and Düsseldorf by train.
How long does it take from Paris to Düsseldorf by train?
On average the Paris to Düsseldorf train time is 4 h 12 min  covering the 255 miles (411 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
What station does the Paris to Düsseldorf train leave from? Which Düsseldorf train station do I come into from Paris?

Some of the Paris train stations to Düsseldorf you can start your journey from include Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Düsseldorf include Düsseldorf Hbf, Düsseldorf Flughafen Terminal and Düsseldorf-Benrath.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon   and arriving in Düsseldorf Hbf.

Where is the departure train station in Paris located? Where is the arrival train station in Düsseldorf located?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Paris Gare de Lyon, located approximately 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city centre of Paris. The most popular arrival train station in Düsseldorf, called Düsseldorf Hbf, is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from its city centre.

What train companies go from Paris to Düsseldorf?
If you're looking for trains from Paris to Düsseldorf, you can rely on Thalys, Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection, TGV or SNCB to get you to Düsseldorf. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Paris to Düsseldorf route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Are there any direct trains to Düsseldorf from Paris?
Yes, there are 2 direct trains per day from Paris to Düsseldorf. You can look to travel with Thalys  without needing to change in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this route.
How many train services are there to Düsseldorf from Paris a day?
The average number of trains departing Paris for Düsseldorf is 2 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
What time is the earliest train from Paris to Düsseldorf? What time is the last train from Paris to Düsseldorf?
The earliest train for this journey departs from Paris at 05: 08. The last train leaves from Paris at 18: 06. Check Omio for the latest train times from Paris to Düsseldorf and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How early should I purchase Paris to Düsseldorf train tickets to get the best deals?
You can find a train from Paris to Düsseldorf to cost on average £88 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your trip. You’ll see tickets for the Paris to Düsseldorf train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Paris
Düsseldorf
Paris Gare de Lyon is the most popular Paris railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Paris for your journey to Düsseldorf.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
Connections to/from station
Train lines: TGV, RER A, RER D, Transilien R
Metro lines: 1, 14
Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 72, 77, 91
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 65, 26, 43
Metro lines: 4, 5
Train lines: RER B, D, E
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Sun: 09: 00 - 20: 30 | Mon - Fri: 06: 45 - 20: 30 | Sat: 09: 00 - 20: 00
Connections to/from station
Metro lines: 4, 5, 7
Bus lines: 31, 32, 35, 38, 39, 46, 54, 56, 91
Train lines: RER B, TGV, TGV/ICE, TER, Intercités, OUIGO, Transilien, Russian Railways
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Sat: 10: 00 - 18: 00 | Mon - Fri: 08: 00 - 19: 30
Connections to/from station
Train lines: TER, Intercités, Transilien J, Transilien L, RER E
Metro lines: 3, 9, 12, 13, 14
Bus lines: 20, 21, 22, 26, 27, 28, 29, 32, 42, 43, 66, 80, 94, 95, 528, RoissyB
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sun: 10: 45 - 18: 00
Connections to/from station
Metro lines: 6, 14
Bus lines: 24, 87, N32, N35
Train lines: TER, Intercités
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sun: 08: 00 - 20: 00
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 89, 91, 215
Train lines: TER Centre-Val de Loire, Intercités, Intercités de Nuit, Transilien, RER C
Metro lines: 5, 10