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Duration 10h 33m
Distance 981.5 km
Average price 249€
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average train between Paris and Schleswig-Holstein takes 10h 33m and the fastest train takes 9h 27m. The train service runs several times per day from Paris to Schleswig-Holstein. 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. Hamburg Hbf
  4. Kiel
8h 44m
140€ - 408€

Paris to Schleswig-Holstein train times

Trains run twice daily between Paris and Kiel. The earliest departure is at 15:55 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Paris is at 17:55 which arrives into Kiel at 08:32. All services require a transfer, and take on average 10h 33m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Schleswig-Holstein. However, there are services departing from Paris Nord and arriving at Kiel Hbf via Duesseldorf Hbf and Hamburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 44m.

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The distance between Paris and Schleswig-Holstein is 785 km. The road distance is 981.5 km.

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Paris to Schleswig-Holstein train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Paris Nord station.

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Paris to Schleswig-Holstein train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Kiel Hbf station.

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There are 43+ hotels available in Schleswig-Holstein. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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