There are 8 ways to get from Paris to Paderborn 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.

Recommended option

Train via Hamm(Westf)  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord to Köln Hbf Tha
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Hamm(Westf) Ice
  3. Take the train from Hamm(Westf) to Paderborn Hbf Re / ...

$189 - $250

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus, night bus  •  12 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to Dortmund Hernani > Saint-Sébastien > Bayonne > Bordeaux Centre > Angoulême > Poitiers > Tours > Orléans > Paris Centre - Bercy > Bruxelles Centre - Gare Midi > Bruxelles Schaerbeek - Gare Nord > Liège > Aix-la-Chapelle > Cologne > Dusseldorf > Duisburg > Dortmund
  2. Take the night bus from Dortmund to Paderborn, Paderborn central station N30

$32 - $45

6 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord to Düsseldorf Hbf Tha
  2. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Paderborn Hbf Re / ...

$209 - $269

Bus Ecolines, night bus  •  10 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris Rue de Maubeuge to Dortmund 848408
  2. Take the night bus from Dortmund to Paderborn, Paderborn central station N30

$36 - $53

Drive  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Paderborn 411.4 miles

$85 - $130

Fly to Paderborn  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Paderborn (PAD) CDG - PAD

$150 - $647

Fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  7 h 9 min

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

$112 - $285

Fly to Hannover, train  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Hannover (HAJ) CDG - HAJ
  2. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Bielefeld Hbf
  3. Take the train from Bielefeld Hbf to Paderborn Nord

$121 - $362

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

You can take a train from Paris to Paderborn via Köln Hbf and Hamm(Westf) in around 6 h 21 min. Alternatively, Lufthansa and Air France fly from Paris to Paderborn hourly.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Paderborn via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Paris CDG to Paderborn via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Paris CDG to Paderborn via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Paris CDG to Hannover via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Paris CDG to Hannover via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
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 Hannover
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $750
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 Hannover via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Hannover via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $4,800
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Hannover via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Hannover via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris Nord to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$150 - $200
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$150 - $200
1st Class
$200 - $280
Train from Paris Nord to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$160 - $210
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$160 - $210
1st Class
$210 - $300
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Köln Hbf to Hamm(Westf)
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Paderborn Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Bielefeld Hbf
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bielefeld Hbf to Paderborn Nord
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
bahn.de
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Hamm(Westf) to Paderborn Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
eurobahn.de
Bus operators
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Paris Rue de Maubeuge to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
8 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
ecolines.net
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Dortmund to Paderborn, Paderborn central station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
Ouibus

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Paris and Paderborn is 555 km. The road distance is 658 km.

The cheapest way to get from Paris to Paderborn is to bus and night bus which costs 25€ - 40€ and takes 12 h 45 min.

The quickest way to get from Paris to Paderborn is to fly which takes 6 h 6 min and costs 120€ - 550€.

No, there is no direct train from Paris to Paderborn. However, there are services departing from Paris Nord and arriving at Paderborn Hbf via Köln Hbf and Hamm(Westf). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 21 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Paris to Paderborn. However, there are services departing from Paris Rue de Maubeuge and arriving at Paderborn, Paderborn central station via Dortmund. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 47 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 21 min to get from Paris to Paderborn, including transfers.