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Duration 11h 27m
Distance 834.3 km
Average price -1€
Frequency 3/day

Trip overview

The average train between Paris and Ilmenau takes 11h 27m and the fastest train takes 9h 27m. The train service runs several times per day from Paris to Ilmenau. 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. Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  3. Erfurt Hbf
  4. Ilmenau
8h 59m
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Paris to Ilmenau train times

Trains run three times a day between Paris and Ilmenau. The earliest departure is at 15:11 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Paris is at 17:09 which arrives into Ilmenau at 07:38. All services require a transfer, and take on average 11h 27m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Ilmenau. However, there are services departing from Paris l'Est and arriving at Ilmenau via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and Erfurt Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 59m.

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The distance between Paris and Ilmenau is 647 km. The road distance is 834.3 km.

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

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Paris to Ilmenau train services, operated by Süd Thüringen Bahn, arrive at Ilmenau station.

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