There are 10 ways to get from Duisburg to Paris by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Düsseldorf to Paris-Nord

$152 - $219

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Bus  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Duisburg to Paris Gallieni Ouibus / ...

$18 - $110

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Train, bus  •  9 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Aachen Hbf Re1 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Aachen Hauptbahnhof to Paris Gallieni

$76 - $120

Rideshare  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Duisburg to Paris 322.2 miles

$28 - $35

Drive  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Duisburg to Paris 322.2 miles

$65 - $100

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Paris CDG  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Düsseldorf, Flughafen
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Paris CDG (CDG) DUS - CDG

$57 - $224

Fly Dusseldorf to Paris Orly  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Paris Orly (ORY) DUS - ORY

$126 - $363

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Paris CDG  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Paris CDG (CDG) FRA - CDG

$113 - $364

Train, train to Amsterdam, fly to Paris Orly  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Arnhem Centraal
  2. Take the train from Arnhem Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  3. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Paris Orly (ORY) AMS - ORY

$100 - $289

Train, train to Brussels, fly to Paris CDG  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Köln Hbf
  2. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brusel Nord
  3. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Paris CDG (CDG) BRU - CDG

$151 - $412

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Duisburg and arriving at Paris Gallieni. Services depart five times a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Duisburg to Paris. However, there are services departing from Duisburg Hbf and arriving at Paris-Nord via Düsseldorf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 51 min.

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The distance between Duisburg and Paris is 425 km. The road distance is 515.5 km.

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The best way to get from Duisburg to Paris without a car is to train which takes 4 h 51 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 51 min to get from Duisburg to Paris, including transfers.

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Duisburg to Paris bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Duisburg station.

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Duisburg to Paris train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Düsseldorf station.

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The best way to get from Duisburg to Paris is to train which takes 4 h 51 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 30 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 7 h 1 min.

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The quickest flight from Dusseldorf Airport to Paris CDG Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Duisburg to Paris bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Paris Gallieni station.

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Map of how to get from Duisburg to Paris.
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  • Distance: 265.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 51 min

What companies run services between Duisburg, Germany and Paris, France?

Thalys operates a train from Duisburg to Paris 4 times a day. Tickets cost $150 - $200 and the journey takes 3 h 39 min. Alternatively, Eurolines FR operates a bus from Duisburg to Paris once daily. Tickets cost $75 - $110 and the journey takes 8 h 30 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Frankfurt to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris Orly via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Flights from Frankfurt to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $470
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $290
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris Orly via London City
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Flights from Amsterdam to Paris Orly via London City
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris Orly via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Flights from Amsterdam to Paris Orly via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $260
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris Orly via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris Orly via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris Orly via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,800
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris CDG via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris Orly via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris Orly via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris Orly via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Tunisair
Website
tunisair.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris Orly via Tunis
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$410 - $700
Air Malta
Website
airmalta.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris Orly via Malta
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris Orly via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $290
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Düsseldorf to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $200
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$150 - $200
1st Class
$200 - $280
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$32 - $38
Schedules at
bahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Düsseldorf, Flughafen
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
bahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $26
Schedules at
bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Düsseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
bahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Arnhem Centraal
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brusel Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Abellio NRW
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Düsseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
abellio.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Arnhem Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
abellio.de
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hauptbahnhof to Düsseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
eurobahn.de
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Duisburg to Paris Gallieni
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Duisburg to Paris Centre - Bercy
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Duisburg to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Aachen Hauptbahnhof to Paris Gallieni
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
eurolines.de
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Duisburg to Paris
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Duisburg to Paris train services, operated by Thalys, arrive at Paris-Nord station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Duisburg to Paris is 516 km. It takes approximately 4 h 52 min to drive from Duisburg to Paris.

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KLM, Eurowings, Air France and Lufthansa offer flights from Dusseldorf Airport to Paris CDG Airport.

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Book your Duisburg to Paris bus tickets online with Busbud, Distribusion and FlixBus.

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There are 4974+ hotels available in Paris. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Duisburg and Paris. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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