Deutsche BahnSNCFTrenitalia
Route overview
Avg. journey time5h 56m
Trains per day3
Fare range€17-€354
Train operatorsALSA, Eurolines France, flixbus, Ouibus, Thalys
First & last trains
First train departs at01:44
Last train departs at17:16
Fastest journey
Fastest route4h 46m
Origin StationDortmund
Destination StationParis

Train times for Tue 29 May

6h 23m
4 changes
5h 20m
1 change
6h 26m
3 changes
6h 19m
4 changes
6h 28m
2 changes

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Dortmund to Paris start at €108.42 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

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What is the minimum price of a ticket from Dortmund to Paris?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Dortmund to Paris is €17.35. To buy train tickets from Dortmund to Paris for the lowest price possible, we recommend that you book your tickets as early as possible. Tickets go on sale usually 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.

How long does it take to travel from Dortmund to Paris by train?

The average journey time between Dortmund and Paris is 5 hours and 56 minutes and the fastest journey time is 4 hours and 46 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 20 trains per day travelling from Dortmund to Paris. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from Dortmund to Paris?

The first train from Dortmund to Paris departs at 01:44. The last train from Dortmund to Paris departs at 17:16. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between Dortmund and Paris?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Dortmund to Paris without having to change trains. There are 3 direct trains from Dortmund to Paris. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to Dortmund?

By train, of course. See trains from Paris to Dortmund.

  • *Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. "14 days in advance" includes days 13 and 15.
  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Dortmund to Paris for a typical week day using timetable data for 29/05/2018. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 23/02/2018 for travel on 23/02/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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