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Duration 4h 17m
Distance 527.9 km
Average price 170€
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The average train between Essen and Paris takes 4h 17m and the fastest train takes 4h 16m. The train runs, on average, 6 times per week from Essen to Paris. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Essen Hbf
  2. Paris
4h 38m
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120€ - 260€

Essen to Paris train times

Trains run twice daily between Essen and Paris. The service departs Essen at 15:49 in the afternoon, which arrives into Paris at 20:05. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 4h 17m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Essen Hbf and arriving at Paris Nord. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 38m.

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The distance between Essen and Paris is 440 km. The road distance is 527.9 km.

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Essen to Paris train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Essen Hbf station.

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Essen to Paris train services, operated by Thalys, arrive at Paris Nord station.

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What companies run services between Essen and Paris?

Thalys operates a train from Essen Hbf to Paris Nord twice daily. Tickets cost 120€ - 260€ and the journey takes 4h 38m.
Train operators
Thalys
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
120€ - 260€
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Essen Hbf to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
120€ - 260€
Website
Thalys
Standard
120€ - 170€
Comfort
130€ - 180€
Premium
180€ - 260€

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