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Train  •  4h 28m

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

€122 - €291

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Bus  •  9h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Paris to Duisburg central train station N1320

€31 - €80

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Train via Aachen  •  4h 44m

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord to Aachen Hbf Thalys
  2. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Muelheim(Ruhr)Hbf Re / ...

€123 - €238

Train via Brussels  •  5h 22m

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Koeln Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Muelheim(Ruhr)Hbf Re / ...

€130 - €340

Drive  •  4h 52m

  1. Drive from Paris Gallieni to Mülheim 524.2 km

€55 - €85

Fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  4h 29m

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

€57 - €218

Fly to Frankfurt, train  •  5h 57m

  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 Muelheim(Ruhr)Hbf

€92 - €303

Paris to Mülheim by train

The train journey time between Paris and Mülheim is around 4h 24m and covers a distance of around 600 km. The fastest train normally takes 4h 11m. Operated by Thalys, Deutsche Bahn Regional, Abellio and others, the Paris to Mülheim train service departs from Paris Nord and arrives in Muelheim(Ruhr)Hbf. Typically 16 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
4h 24m
Fastest train time:
4h 11m
Trains per week:
16
Cheapest price:
€123
Carbon emissions:
31 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 Mülheim train schedules

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

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

The social distance requirement in Mülheim is 1.5 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from Paris to Mülheim is to bus which costs €30 - €85 and takes 9h 16m.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Mülheim is to train which costs €120 - €300 and takes 4h 28m.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Mülheim. However, there are services departing from Paris Nord and arriving at Muelheim(Ruhr)Hbf via Duisburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 28m.

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The distance between Paris and Mülheim is 431 km. The road distance is 524.2 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Mülheim without a car is to train which takes 4h 28m and costs €120 - €300.

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It takes approximately 4h 28m to get from Paris to Mülheim, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Paris to Mülheim is to train which takes 4h 28m and costs €120 - €300. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €30 - €85 and takes 9h 16m.

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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 Mülheim train services, operated by Thalys, arrive at Duisburg Hbf station.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Mülheim.
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  • Distance: 431.3 km
  • Duration: 4h 28m

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

Thalys operates a train from Paris Nord to Duisburg Hbf 4 times a day. Tickets cost €120 - €250 and the journey takes 4h 18m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Paris to Duisburg central train station twice daily. Tickets cost €29 - €40 and the journey takes 9h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €320
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €290
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€70 - €290
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €240
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €230
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €300
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €290
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 - €190
Gulf Air Bahrain
Website
gulfair.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €240
Train operators
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris Nord to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€120 - €250
Website
Thalys
Standard
€120 - €170
Comfort
€130 - €180
Premium
€180 - €250
Train from Paris Nord to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€100 - €210
Website
Thalys
Standard
€100 - €140
Comfort
€110 - €150
Premium
€150 - €210
Train from Paris Nord to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€75 - €160
Website
Thalys
Standard
€75 - €110
Comfort
€90 - €120
Premium
€110 - €160
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€65 - €130
Website
Thalys
Standard
€65 - €90
Comfort
€75 - €100
Premium
€90 - €130
Abellio
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Aachen Hbf to Muelheim(Ruhr)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio
Train from Koeln Hbf to Muelheim(Ruhr)Hbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio
Train from Duesseldorf Flughafen to Muelheim(Ruhr)Hbf
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Abellio
Train from Koeln Messe/Deutz to Muelheim(Ruhr)Hbf
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio
ABELLIO Rail NRW GmbH
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Aachen Hbf to Mülheim Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio NRW
Train from Köln Hbf to Mülheim Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio NRW
Train from D-Flughafen Bf to Mülheim Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Abellio NRW
Train from Köln Messe/Deutz to Mülheim Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio NRW
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 Aachen Hbf to Muelheim(Ruhr)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€22 - €35
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Duesseldorf Flughafen to Muelheim(Ruhr)Hbf
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€4 - €7
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 Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Koeln Hbf to Muelheim(Ruhr)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€21 - €29
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
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 Koeln Hbf to Muelheim(Ruhr)Hbf
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€12 - €17
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€29 - €40
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Muelheim(Ruhr)Hbf
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€12 - €17
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
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 Muelheim(Ruhr)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€35 - €55
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Duesseldorf Flughafen to Muelheim(Ruhr)Hbf
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€30 - €50
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€50 - €70
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Muelheim(Ruhr)Hbf
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€35 - €55
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
National Express
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Duesseldorf Flughafen to Muelheim(Ruhr)Hbf
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€6 - €8
Website
National Express Rail
Train from Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Muelheim(Ruhr)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€16 - €20
Website
National Express Rail
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Duesseldorf Flughafen to Muelheim(Ruhr)Hbf
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
Eurobahn
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 Duisburg central train station
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€29 - €40
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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