Travel from Paris to Dortmund

Bus or train from Paris to Dortmund?

Thalys operates a train from Paris to Dortmund every 4 hours. Tickets cost $180 - $240 and the journey takes 4 h 41 min. Alternatively, Eurolines FR operates a bus from Paris to Dortmund 3 times a day. Tickets cost $80 - $120 and the journey takes 10 h 50 min. Two other operators also service this route.

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How to get from Paris to Dortmund

ModeDurationPrice
From Paris Nord train to Dortmund Hbf.4 h 41 min188€
From Paris Gallieni bus to Aachen, Aachen, Hbf then train to Dortmund, Dortmund Hbf.9 h 14 min
From Paris Gallieni bus to Dortmund.10 h 50 min45€
From Paris drive to Dortmund.5 h 25 min75€
From Chatelet Les Halles train to Paris CDG airport, fly to Dusseldorf airport, train to Düsseldorf Hbf, then train to Dortmund.5 h 10 min109€
From Chatelet Les Halles train to Paris CDG airport, fly to Frankfurt airport, then train to Dortmund.6 h 37 min164€
From Chatelet Les Halles train to Paris CDG airport, fly to Hannover airport, train to Hannover Hbf, then train to Dortmund.6 h 43 min158€
From Chatelet Les Halles train to Paris CDG airport, fly to Brussels airport, train to Bruxelles-Midi, train to Köln Hbf, then train to Dortmund.6 h 58 min193€

How long does it take to get from Paris to Dortmund?

The train from Paris Nord to Dortmund Hbf takes 4 h 41 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

Is there a direct train between Paris and Dortmund?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Paris Nord and arriving at Dortmund Hbf. Services depart every four hours. The journey takes approximately 4 h 41 min.

Is there a direct bus between Paris and Dortmund?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Paris Gallieni and arriving at Dortmund. Services depart six times a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 h 50 min.

Operators from Paris to Dortmund

OperatorPhoneWebsite
ThalysThalys
Eurolines DE+49 6196 2078-501Eurolines DE
DB Regio NRW - RE1DB Regio NRW - RE1
Eurolines FR+ 33 1 41 86 24 21Eurolines FR
Paris RERParis RER
EurowingsEurowings
Air FranceAir France
LufthansaLufthansa
S-BahnS-Bahn
German Railways (DB)+49 0180 6 99 66 33German Railways (DB)
KLMKLM
SwissSwiss
Brussels AirlinesBrussels Airlines
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)+32 2 528 28 28Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
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