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There are 10 ways to get from Paris to Bonn Hbf by train, tram, bus, car or plane

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Train, line 16 tram  •  4h 22m

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord to Koeln Hbf Thalys
  2. Take the line 16 tram from Köln Dom / Hbf to Bonn Hbf 16 / ...

113€ - 227€

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Bus via Koln  •  8h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Gallieni to Koln 153 / ...

25€ - 40€

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Train  •  4h 40m

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Thalys
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Koeln Hbf Ice / ...

124€ - 334€

Bus  •  8h 57m

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Bonn 820

29€ - 34€

Drive  •  4h 36m

  1. Drive from Paris Gallieni to Bonn Hbf 501.4 km

55€ - 90€

Fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  5h 16m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Dusseldorf (DUS) CDG - DUS
  2. Take the train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Bonn Hbf

85€ - 425€

Fly to Cologne Bonn  •  6h 49m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Cologne Bonn (CGN) CDG - CGN

80€ - 440€

Fly to Frankfurt, train  •  5h 21m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Frankfurt (FRA) CDG - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Siegburg/Bonn

95€ - 305€

Fly to Brussels, train  •  5h 58m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Brussels (BRU) CDG - BRU
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Nord to Koeln Hbf

142€ - 428€

Fly to Luxembourg, train  •  8h 15m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Luxembourg (LUX) CDG - LUX
  2. Take the train from Luxembourg to Bonn Hbf

78€ - 423€

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The cheapest way to get from Paris to Bonn Hbf is to bus via Koln which costs 25€ - 40€ and takes 8h 16m.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Bonn Hbf is to train and line 16 tram which costs 110€ - 230€ and takes 4h 22m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Paris to Bonn Hbf. However, there are services departing from Paris, Gallieni and arriving at Bonn Hbf via Köln Köln/Bonn Flughafen Bf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 16m.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Bonn Hbf. However, there are services departing from Paris Nord and arriving at Bonn Hbf via Köln Dom / Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 22m.

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The distance between Paris and Bonn Hbf is 399 km. The road distance is 501.4 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Bonn Hbf without a car is to train and line 16 tram which takes 4h 22m and costs 110€ - 230€.

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It takes approximately 4h 22m to get from Paris to Bonn Hbf, including transfers.

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Paris to Bonn Hbf bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Paris, Gallieni station.

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Paris to Bonn Hbf train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Paris Nord station.

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The best way to get from Paris to Bonn Hbf is to train which takes 4h 40m and costs 120€ - 340€. Alternatively, you can bus via Koln, which costs 25€ - 40€ and takes 8h 16m, you could also fly, which costs 80€ - 440€ and takes 6h 49m.

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  • Distance: 399.3 km
  • Duration: 4h 22m

What companies run services between Paris, France and Bonn Hbf, Germany?

You can take a train from Paris to Bonn Hbf via Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi and Koeln Hbf in around 4h 40m. Alternatively, Eurolines FR operates a bus from Paris, Gallieni to Koln twice daily. Tickets cost 28€ - 40€ and the journey takes 7h 24m. FlixBus also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
40€ - 260€
Flights from Paris CDG to Cologne Bonn via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 1100€
Flights from Paris CDG to Cologne Bonn via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 1100€
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 310€
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
60€ - 310€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 320€
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 450€
Flights from Paris CDG to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 320€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 260€
Flights from Paris CDG to Cologne Bonn via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
65€ - 290€
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Paris CDG to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 320€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Brussels
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
270€ - 3400€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 360€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Cologne Bonn via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
180€ - 800€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Cologne Bonn via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
180€ - 1100€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Cologne Bonn via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 170€
Train operators
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris Nord to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
110€ - 230€
Website
Thalys
Standard
110€ - 150€
Comfort
120€ - 160€
Premium
160€ - 230€
Train from Paris Nord to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
75€ - 160€
Website
Thalys
Standard
75€ - 110€
Comfort
90€ - 120€
Premium
110€ - 160€
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
65€ - 130€
Website
Thalys
Standard
65€ - 90€
Comfort
75€ - 100€
Premium
90€ - 130€
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Bonn Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
21€ - 29€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Siegburg/Bonn
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Bruxelles-Nord to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Bonn Hbf
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
National Express
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Bonn Hbf
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
16€ - 20€
Website
National Express Rail
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Bonn Hbf
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
13€ - 19€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bus operators
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris, Gallieni to Koln
Ave. Duration
7h 24m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
28€ - 40€
Website
Eurolines FR
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris, Paris to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
25€ - 35€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Bonn
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
27€ - 35€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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

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Paris to Bonn Hbf bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Koln station.

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Paris to Bonn Hbf train services, operated by KVB Kölner Verkehrs-Betriebe AG, arrive at Bonn Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Bonn Hbf is 501 km. It takes approximately 4h 36m to drive from Paris to Bonn Hbf.

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

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There are 607+ hotels available in Bonn Hbf. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris CDG Airport is to train which takes 38 min and costs 10€.

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