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Duration 4h 58m
Distance 549.4 km
Average price 197€
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average train between Paris and Ruhr University Bochum takes 4h 58m and the fastest train takes 4h 49m. The train service runs several times per day from Paris to Ruhr University Bochum. 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. Duesseldorf Hbf
  3. Ruhr University Bochum
4h 43m
139€ - 278€

Paris to Ruhr University Bochum train times

Trains run twice daily between Paris and Ruhr University Bochum. The service departs Paris at 15:50 in the afternoon, which arrives into Ruhr University Bochum at 20:44. All services require a transfer, and take on average 4h 58m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Ruhr University Bochum. However, there are services departing from Paris Nord and arriving at Bochum Ruhr-Universität via Duesseldorf Hbf and Bochum Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 43m.

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The distance between Paris and Ruhr University Bochum is 453 km. The road distance is 549.4 km.

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Paris to Ruhr University Bochum train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Paris Nord station.

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Paris to Ruhr University Bochum train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Bochum Hbf station.

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There are 670+ hotels available in Ruhr University Bochum. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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