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There are 11 ways to get from Paris to Leer by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  7h 47m

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord to Koeln Hbf Thalys
  2. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Leer(Ostfriesl) Ic / ...

166€ - 321€

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine > Neuville en Ferrain - France > Neuville en Ferrain - Belgique > Hazeldonk - Belgique > Hazeldonk - Pays Bas > Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk / ...
  2. Take the bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to Leer Amsterdam Sloterdijk > Groningen > Leer > Bremen > Hamburg > Berlin

27€ - 44€

9 alternative options

Train, bus  •  7h 47m

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord to Schiphol Airport
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Groningen
  3. Take the bus from Groningen to Leer

139€ - 288€

Bus, train  •  12h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Paris to Leverkusen
  2. Take the train from Opladen to Emsdetten Re / ...
  3. Take the train from Emsdetten to Leer Re

64€ - 80€

Drive  •  6h 33m

  1. Drive from Paris Gallieni to Leer 750.9 km

80€ - 120€

Fly Paris CDG to Bremen, train  •  7h 52m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Bremen (BRE) CDG - BRE
  2. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Leer(Ostfriesl)

92€ - 348€

Fly Paris CDG to Hamburg, train  •  7h 39m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Hamburg (HAM) CDG - HAM
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf
  3. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Leer(Ostfriesl)

93€ - 372€

Fly Paris CDG to Hannover, train  •  8h 2m

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

144€ - 333€

Fly Paris CDG to Dusseldorf, train  •  8h 13m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Dusseldorf (DUS) CDG - DUS
  2. Take the train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Leer(Ostfriesl)

118€ - 272€

Fly Paris CDG to Amsterdam Schiphol, train, bus  •  8h 34m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) CDG - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Groningen
  3. Take the bus from Groningen to Leer

113€ - 219€

Fly Paris Orly to Amsterdam Schiphol, train, bus  •  8h 30m

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) ORY - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Groningen
  3. Take the bus from Groningen to Leer

104€ - 313€

Paris to Leer by trains

The train journey time between Paris and Leer is around 11h 44m and covers a distance of around 842 km. The fastest train normally takes 7h 12m. Operated by Thalys, Deutsche Bahn Intercity and Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, the Paris to Leer train service departs from Paris Nord and arrives in Leer(Ostfriesl). Typically 15 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
11h 44m
Fastest train time:
7h 12m
Trains per week:
15
Cheapest price:
176€
Carbon emissions:
44 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 Leer train schedules

France → Germany
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International entry into Germany from France

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Conditions of entry into Germany from France

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for all travellers by air
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
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  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
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No, entry into Germany from France is currently restricted.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Leer is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Leer is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 116 117.

No, but conditions apply when returning to France from Germany.

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Last updated: 8 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Paris to Leer is to bus which costs 27€ - 45€ and takes 10h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Leer is to drive which costs 80€ - 120€ and takes 6h 33m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Paris to Leer. However, there are services departing from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine and arriving at Leer via Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 40m.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Leer. However, there are services departing from Paris Nord and arriving at Leer(Ostfriesl) via Koeln Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 47m.

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The distance between Paris and Leer is 603 km. The road distance is 750.9 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Leer without a car is to train which takes 7h 47m and costs 160€ - 330€.

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It takes approximately 7h 47m to get from Paris to Leer, including transfers.

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Paris to Leer bus services, operated by Blablabus, depart from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine station.

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

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The best way to get from Paris to Leer is to train which takes 7h 47m and costs 160€ - 330€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 27€ - 45€ and takes 10h 40m.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Leer.
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  • Distance: 603.2 km
  • Duration: 7h 47m

What companies run services between Paris, France and Leer, Lower Saxony, Germany?

You can take a train from Paris to Leer via Koeln Hbf in around 7h 47m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Paris Bercy to Leer via Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk in around 10h 40m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Bremen via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 430€
Flights from Paris CDG to Hamburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 300€
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 Dusseldorf via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 340€
Flights from Paris CDG to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 300€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 330€
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 Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 230€
Flights from Paris CDG to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 300€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Bremen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 390€
Flights from Paris CDG to Bremen via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 390€
Flights from Paris CDG to Bremen via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 390€
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 Hannover via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 500€
Flights from Paris CDG to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
180€ - 340€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
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 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 Bremen via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 310€
Flights from Paris CDG to Hannover via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
60€ - 250€
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€
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
55€ - 340€
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
18€ - 230€
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 Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
3h 1m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
100€ - 220€
Website
Thalys
Standard
100€ - 150€
Comfort
120€ - 160€
Premium
160€ - 220€
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 Leer(Ostfriesl)
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
65€ - 95€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Leer(Ostfriesl)
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 65€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Leer(Ostfriesl)
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
55€ - 80€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Leer(Ostfriesl)
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
60€ - 90€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Leer(Ostfriesl)
Ave. Duration
3h 39m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
55€ - 80€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
27€ - 40€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Leer(Ostfriesl)
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Schiphol Airport to Groningen
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
25€ - 55€
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
25€ - 35€
1st Class
40€ - 55€
National Express
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Opladen to Emsdetten
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 45€
Website
National Express Rail
WestfalenBahn GmbH
Phone
+49 521 55777755
Email
info@westfalenbahn.de
Website
westfalenbahn.de
Train from Emsdetten to Leer(Ostfriesl)
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
WestfalenBahn GmbH
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 Bremen Hbf to Leer(Ostfriesl)
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
16€ - 23€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Leer(Ostfriesl)
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
metronom
Phone
+49 581 97164164
Email
presse@der-metronom.de
Website
der-metronom.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
metronom
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
16€ - 23€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Hamburg central station to Bremen central station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
8€ - 10€
Website
Flixtrain
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Train from Hamburg Hauptbahnhof to Bremen Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
90€ - 110€
Book at
Urlaubs-Express
Bus operators
Arriva NL
Phone
+31 900 2022022
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Groningen to Leer
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Website
arriva.nl
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 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 Groningen to Leer
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Website
Blablabus
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
16€ - 20€
Website
Blablabus
Bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to Leer
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
11€ - 14€
Website
Blablabus
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris to Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
25€ - 30€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris to Leverkusen
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
27€ - 35€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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There is no direct flight from Paris CDG Airport to Bremen Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 10m and has one stopover.

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Paris to Leer bus services, operated by Blablabus, arrive at Leer station.

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Paris to Leer train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity, arrive at Leer(Ostfriesl) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Leer is 751 km. It takes approximately 6h 33m to drive from Paris to Leer.

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

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There are 35+ hotels available in Leer. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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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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