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Duration 3h 44m
Distance 390.3 km
Average price 118€
Frequency 6/day

Trip overview

The average train between Paris and Genk takes 3h 44m and the fastest train takes 3h 27m. The train service runs several times per day from Paris to Genk. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Paris Nord
  2. Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid
  3. Genk
3h 43m
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88€ - 169€

Paris to Genk train times

Trains run every four hours between Paris and Genk. The earliest departure is at 07:55 in the morning, and the last departure from Paris is at 19:25 which arrives into Genk at 22:52. All services require a transfer at BRUXELLES-MIDI and take an average of 3h 44m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Genk. However, there are services departing from Paris Nord and arriving at Genk via Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 43m.

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The distance between Paris and Genk is 325 km. The road distance is 390.3 km.

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Paris to Genk train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Paris Nord station.

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Paris to Genk train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Genk station.

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