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There are 7 ways to get from Paris to Hamm by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Cologne  •  4h 45m

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord to Koeln Hbf Thalys
  2. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Hamm(Westf)Hbf Ice / ...

119€ - 291€

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Bus  •  10h 53m

  1. Take the bus from Paris to Dortmund central bus station N1320 / ...

34€ - 88€

5 alternative options

Train  •  5h 38m

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

130€ - 313€

Drive  •  5h 28m

  1. Drive from Paris Gallieni to Hamm 593.7 km

65€ - 95€

Fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  5h 27m

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

72€ - 238€

Fly to Hannover, train  •  6h 20m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Hannover (HAJ) CDG - HAJ
  2. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Hamm(Westf)Hbf

120€ - 328€

Fly to Frankfurt, train  •  6h 50m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Frankfurt (FRA) CDG - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
  3. Take the train from Koeln Messe/Deutz to Hamm(Westf)Hbf

125€ - 318€

Paris to Hamm by trains

The train journey time between Paris and Hamm is around 5h 22m and covers a distance of around 647 km. The fastest train normally takes 5h 6m. Operated by Thalys, Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, National Express and others, the Paris to Hamm train service departs from Paris Nord and arrives in Hamm(Westf)Hbf. Typically 16 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
5h 22m
Fastest train time:
5h 6m
Trains per week:
16
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
34 kg CO2

First and last trains

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

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Paris to Hamm train schedules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Hamm is 116 117.

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The cheapest way to get from Paris to Hamm is to bus which costs 30€ - 90€ and takes 10h 53m.

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The fastest way to get from Paris to Hamm is to train via Cologne. Taking this option will cost 110€ - 300€ and takes 4h 45m.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Hamm. However, there are services departing from Paris Nord and arriving at Hamm(Westf)Hbf via Koeln Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 45m.

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The distance between Paris and Hamm is 499 km. The road distance is 593.7 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Hamm without a car is to train via Cologne which takes 4h 45m and costs 110€ - 300€.

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It takes approximately 4h 45m to get from Paris to Hamm, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Paris to Hamm is to train via Cologne which takes 4h 45m and costs 110€ - 300€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 30€ - 90€ and takes 10h 53m.

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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to Dusseldorf Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Paris to Hamm train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Hamm(Westf)Hbf station.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Hamm.
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  • Distance: 499.4 km
  • Duration: 4h 45m

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

You can take a train from Paris to Hamm via Koeln Hbf in around 4h 45m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Paris to Dortmund central bus station 6 times a week. Tickets cost 30€ - 40€ and the journey takes 10h 30m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 340€
Flights from Paris CDG to Hannover via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 320€
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 310€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
180€ - 340€
Flights from Paris CDG to Hannover via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 500€
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 370€
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
65€ - 370€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 230€
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 Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 310€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 170€
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€
Gulf Air Bahrain
Website
gulfair.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 240€
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 Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
120€ - 270€
Website
Thalys
Standard
120€ - 180€
Comfort
140€ - 190€
Premium
190€ - 270€
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 Hamm(Westf)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
28€ - 40€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Duesseldorf Flughafen to Hamm(Westf)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
25€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamm(Westf)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Hamm(Westf)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
National Express
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Koeln Hbf to Hamm(Westf)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
26€ - 35€
Website
National Express Rail
Train from Duesseldorf Flughafen to Hamm(Westf)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
22€ - 27€
Website
National Express Rail
Train from Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Hamm(Westf)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
30€ - 40€
Website
National Express Rail
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 Hamm(Westf)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Duesseldorf Flughafen to Hamm(Westf)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamm(Westf)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
50€ - 70€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Hamm(Westf)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
45€ - 70€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Abellio
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Koeln Hbf to Hamm(Westf)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio
Train from Duesseldorf Flughafen to Hamm(Westf)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio
Train from Koeln Messe/Deutz to Hamm(Westf)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio
ABELLIO Rail
Phone
0800 2235546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Hamm(Westf)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
ABELLIO Rail
Train from Düsseldorf Flughafen to Hamm(Westf)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
ABELLIO Rail
Train from Köln Messe/Deutz to Hamm(Westf)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
ABELLIO Rail
ABELLIO Rail NRW GmbH
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Hamm
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio NRW
Train from D-Flughafen Bf to Hamm
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Abellio NRW
Train from Köln Messe/Deutz to Hamm
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio NRW
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Koeln Hbf to Hamm(Westf)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
8€ - 11€
Website
Flixtrain
Train from Hanover central station to Hamm
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
11€ - 14€
Website
Flixtrain
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Duesseldorf Flughafen to Hamm(Westf)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 10€
Website
Eurobahn
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
29€ - 40€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
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 Dortmund central bus station
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
30€ - 40€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Hamm is 594 km. It takes approximately 5h 28m to drive from Paris to Hamm.

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

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris CDG Airport is to train which takes 38 min and costs 5€ - 9€.

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