There are 6 ways to get from Paris to Duisburg by train, bus, night 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  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Paris-Nord to Düsseldorf

$155 - $212

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Bus  •  8 h 30 min

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

$18 - $110

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Night bus  •  10 h 16 min

  1. Take the night bus from Paris Charles-de-Gaulle Airport, Paris CDG to Duisburg N179

$42 - $67

Drive  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Duisburg 322.9 miles

$65 - $100

Fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  4 h 25 min

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

$54 - $230

Fly to Frankfurt, train  •  5 h 47 min

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

$112 - $367

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Paris Gallieni and arriving at Duisburg. Services depart three 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 Paris to Duisburg. However, there are services departing from Paris-Nord and arriving at Duisburg Hbf via Düsseldorf Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 59 min.

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The distance between Paris and Duisburg is 425 km. The road distance is 516.7 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Duisburg without a car is to train which takes 3 h 59 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 59 min to get from Paris to Duisburg, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Paris to Duisburg is to train which takes 3 h 59 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 30 min.

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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to Dusseldorf Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Paris to Duisburg.
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  • Distance: 265.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 59 min

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

Thalys operates a train from Paris to Duisburg 4 times a day. Tickets cost $150 - $200 and the journey takes 3 h 39 min. Alternatively, Eurolines FR operates a bus from Paris to Duisburg once daily. Tickets cost $70 - $110 and the journey takes 8 h 30 min. Two 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 8 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 Düsseldorf
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 Düsseldorf Hbf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $20
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 Düsseldorf Hbf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Abellio NRW
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
abellio.de
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hauptbahnhof to Duisburg Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
eurobahn.de
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Duisburg
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $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 Paris Centre - Bercy to Duisburg
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
Ouibus
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Paris Rue de Maubeuge to Duisburg
Ave. Duration
7 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
ecolines.net
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
Night bus from Paris Charles-de-Gaulle Airport, Paris CDG to Duisburg
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Duisburg is 517 km. It takes approximately 4 h 50 min to drive from Paris to Duisburg.

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

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

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There are 1018+ hotels available in Duisburg. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris CDG Airport is to train which takes 33 min and costs .

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