There are 8 ways to get from Paris to Dortmund by train, bus, 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 via Köln Hbf  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord to Köln Hbf Tha
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Dortmund Hbf Ice / ...

$176 - $227

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Bus  •  10 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to Dortmund Ouibus / ...

$24 - $130

6 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord to Dortmund Hbf Tha

$170 - $220

Train via Aachen Hbf  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord to Aachen Hbf Tha
  2. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Dortmund Hbf Re1 / ...

$167 - $241

Bus, train  •  9 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Aachen Hauptbahnhof
  2. Take the train from Aachen Schanz to Dortmund Hbf Re / ...

$83 - $128

Drive  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Dortmund 355.9 miles

$75 - $110

Fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  4 h 59 min

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

$76 - $239

Fly to Frankfurt, train  •  6 h 17 min

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

$84 - $402

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Paris to Dortmund is to bus which costs 21€ - 110€ and takes 10 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Dortmund is to train which takes 4 h 49 min and costs 150€ - 200€.

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The distance between Paris and Dortmund is 469 km. The road distance is 570 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 49 min to get from Paris to Dortmund, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Paris City Center - Bercy and arriving at Dortmund. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Paris Nord and arriving at Dortmund Hbf. Services depart four times a day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 52 min.

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

You can take a train from Paris to Dortmund via Köln Hbf in around 4 h 49 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Paris to Dortmund hourly. Tickets cost $24 - $35 and the journey takes 10 h 15 min. Three other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $470
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $290
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris Nord to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $190
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$140 - $190
1st Class
$190 - $270
Train from Paris Nord to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$170 - $220
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$170 - $220
1st Class
$230 - $320
Train from Paris Nord to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$120 - $170
1st Class
$170 - $230
Train from Aachen Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$80 - $110
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Köln Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Schanz to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$22 - $110
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Schedules at
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Schedules at
bahn.de
DB Regio NRW - RB33
Website
avv.de
Train from Aachen, Aachen, Hbf to Dortmund, Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
avv.de
Train from Aachen, Aachen, Schanz Bf to Dortmund, Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
avv.de
Train from Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf Hbf to Dortmund, Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
avv.de
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Aachen Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
eurolines.de
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris, Paris to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Paris Rue de Maubeuge to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
8 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
ecolines.net

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