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There are 8 ways to get from Paris to Hamelin by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Löhne  •  7h 29m

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord to Koeln Hbf
  2. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Bielefeld Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Loehne(Westf) to Hameln Re

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Bus, train  •  14h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Paris to Hanover central bus station N1320 / ...
  2. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Hameln 34527 / ...

50€ - 63€

6 alternative options

Train  •  7h 49m

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord to Duesseldorf Hbf
  2. Take the train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Paderborn Hbf Re / ...
  3. Take the train from Paderborn Hauptbahnhof to Hameln S5

164€ - 348€

Drive  •  6h 39m

  1. Drive from Paris Gallieni to Hamelin 731.6 km

80€ - 120€

Fly Paris CDG to Hannover, train  •  5h 43m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Hannover (HAJ) CDG - HAJ
  2. Take the train from Hannover Flughafen to Hameln

117€ - 265€

Fly Paris Orly to Hannover, train  •  8h 29m

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Hannover (HAJ) ORY - HAJ
  2. Take the train from Hannover Flughafen to Hameln

113€ - 199€

Fly Paris CDG to Hamburg, train  •  7h 15m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Hamburg (HAM) CDG - HAM
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Hannover Hbf
  3. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Hameln

107€ - 326€

Fly Paris CDG to Paderborn, train  •  9h 30m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Paderborn (PAD) CDG - PAD
  2. Take the train from Paderborn Hauptbahnhof to Hameln

83€ - 313€

Paris to Hamelin by trains

The train journey time between Paris and Hamelin is around 10h 57m and covers a distance of around 790 km. The fastest train normally takes 7h 31m. Operated by Thalys, Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, Deutsche Bahn Intercity and others, the Paris to Hamelin train service departs from Paris Nord and arrives in Hameln. Typically 14 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
10h 57m
Fastest train time:
7h 31m
Trains per week:
14
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
41 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
09:54
Last train departs at:
15:55

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Paris to Hamelin train schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Paris to Hamelin is to bus and train which costs 50€ - 65€ and takes 14h 12m.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Hamelin is to fly and train which costs 110€ - 270€ and takes 5h 43m.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Hamelin. However, there are services departing from Paris Nord and arriving at Hameln via Koeln Hbf, Bielefeld Hbf and Loehne(Westf). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 29m.

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The distance between Paris and Hamelin is 613 km. The road distance is 731.6 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Hamelin without a car is to train via Löhne which takes 7h 29m and costs .

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It takes approximately 7h 29m to get from Paris to Hamelin, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to Hannover Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 35m.

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Paris to Hamelin train services, operated by NordWestBahn, arrive at Hameln station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Hamelin is 732 km. It takes approximately 6h 39m to drive from Paris to Hamelin.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Hamelin.
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  • Distance: 612.8 km
  • Duration: 7h 29m

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

You can take a train from Paris to Hamelin via Koeln Hbf, Bielefeld Hbf, and Loehne(Westf) in around 7h 29m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Hannover via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 500€
Flights from Paris Orly to Hannover via Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 400€
Flights from Paris CDG to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 290€
Flights from Paris CDG to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 290€
Flights from Paris CDG to Paderborn via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 350€
Flights from Paris CDG to Paderborn via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 440€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Hannover via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 320€
Flights from Paris Orly to Hannover via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
30€ - 300€
Flights from Paris CDG to Hamburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 300€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Hannover via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
110€ - 370€
Flights from Paris CDG to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
45€ - 190€
Flights from Paris CDG to Hamburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
45€ - 190€
Flights from Paris CDG to Paderborn via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 320€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Hannover
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 220€
Flights from Paris CDG to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 330€
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Paris CDG to Paderborn via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 270€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Hannover via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
60€ - 250€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Hannover via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 260€
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Hannover via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday
Estimated price
50€ - 200€
TUIfly
Website
tuifly.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Hannover via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
110€ - 210€
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Paris CDG to Hamburg via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
180€ - 260€
Train operators
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris Nord to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
110€ - 230€
Website
Thalys
Standard
110€ - 150€
Comfort
120€ - 160€
Premium
160€ - 230€
Train from Paris Nord to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
110€ - 240€
Website
Thalys
Standard
110€ - 160€
Comfort
130€ - 170€
Premium
170€ - 240€
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 Koeln Hbf to Bielefeld Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Paderborn Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
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
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Koeln Hbf to Bielefeld Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Paderborn Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
50€ - 70€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Cologne central station to Bielefeld central station
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
11€ - 14€
Website
Flixtrain
NordWestBahn
Phone
01806 / 600161
Email
dialog@nordwestbahn.de
Website
nordwestbahn.de
Train from Loehne(Westf) to Hameln
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
nordwestbahn.de
Abellio
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Paderborn Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio
ABELLIO Rail NRW GmbH
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Paderborn Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Abellio NRW
S-Bahn
Website
bahn.de
Train from Paderborn Hauptbahnhof to Hameln
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
16€ - 35€
Website
S-Bahn
2nd Class Flexpreis
16€ - 19€
1st Class Flexpreis
23€ - 35€
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Paderborn Hbf to Hameln
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
12€ - 18€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hameln
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
9€ - 14€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hannover Flughafen to Hameln
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
11€ - 17€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
metronom
Phone
+49 581 97164164
Email
presse@der-metronom.de
Website
der-metronom.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
metronom
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Phone
+49 (0) 911 / 240 388 – 22
Email
info@bahntouristikexpress.de
Website
bahntouristikexpress.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
3 times a week
Website
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
29€ - 45€
Website
HVV
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Train from Hamburg Hauptbahnhof to Hannover Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
90€ - 110€
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Urlaubs-Express
Bus operators
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris to Hanover central bus station
Ave. Duration
13h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40€ - 50€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Swiss, Air France, Lufthansa and KLM offer flights from Paris CDG Airport to Hannover Airport.

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