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Duration 3h 37m
Distance 494.9 km
Average price -1€
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average train between Paris and Idar-Oberstein takes 3h 37m and the fastest train takes 3h 8m. The train service runs several times per day from Paris to Idar-Oberstein. 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 l'Est
  2. Saarbruecken Hbf
  3. Idar-Oberstein
3h 27m
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Paris to Idar-Oberstein train times

Trains run twice daily between Paris and Idar-Oberstein. The service departs Paris at 19:06 in the evening, which arrives into Idar-Oberstein at 22:14. All services require a transfer at SAARBRUECKEN HBF and take an average of 3h 37m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Idar-Oberstein. However, there are services departing from Paris l'Est and arriving at Idar-Oberstein via Saarbruecken Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 27m.

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The distance between Paris and Idar-Oberstein is 372 km. The road distance is 494.9 km.

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Paris to Idar-Oberstein train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Paris l'Est station.

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Paris to Idar-Oberstein train services, operated by Die Länderbahn, arrive at Idar-Oberstein station.

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