There are 6 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.

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Train  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Paris-Nord to Essen Hbf
  2. Take the train from Essen Hbf to Paderborn Hbf Ic / ...

$193 - $252

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus, night bus  •  13 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to Dortmund Ouibus
  2. Take the night bus from Dortmund to Paderborn, Paderborn central station N30

$29 - $43

4 alternative options

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

$33 - $50

Drive  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Paderborn 411.4 miles

$85 - $130

Fly to Paderborn  •  5 h 46 min

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

$121 - $496

Fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  7 h 5 min

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

$92 - $263

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Paris to Paderborn is to bus and night bus which costs 25€ - 40€ and takes 13 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Paderborn is to fly which costs 100€ - 440€ and takes 5 h 46 min.

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The distance between Paris and Paderborn is 555 km. The road distance is 658.3 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 37 min to get from Paris to Paderborn, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Paris to Paderborn station. 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.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Paderborn. However, there are services departing from Paris-Nord and arriving at Paderborn Hbf via Essen Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 37 min.

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The nearest airport to Paderborn is Paderborn (PAD) Airport which is 15.3 km away. Other nearby airports include Hannover (HAJ) (104.3 km), Dusseldorf (DUS) (146.1 km), Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) (147 km) and Frankfurt (FRA) (185.9 km).

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Map of how to get from Paris to Paderborn.
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  • Distance: 346.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 37 min

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

You can take a train from Paris to Paderborn via Essen Hbf in around 6 h 37 min. Alternatively, Lufthansa, Air France and two other airlines fly from Paris to Paderborn every 3 hours.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Paderborn via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Paris CDG to Paderborn via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Paris CDG to Paderborn via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Paris CDG to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $290
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
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris-Nord to Essen Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
Frequency
4 times a day
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 Essen Hbf to Paderborn Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Paderborn Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.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
$27 - $45
Schedules at
ecolines.net
FlixBus
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Contact Details
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
$5 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
Ouibus

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