Trains from
Essen Hbf to Paris

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Essen Hbf to Paris route details

Route overview

Avg. journey time6h 45m
Trains per day5
Fare range€35-€340

First & last trains

First train departs at02:06
Last train departs at23:00

Fastest journey

Fastest route4h 16m
ChangesDirect

Stations

Origin StationEssen Hbf
Destination StationParis

Train times for Tue 22 Aug

11:44
17:35
Essen Hbf
Paris
5h 51m4 changes
12:00
18:10
Essen Hbf
Paris
6h 10m2 changes
12:45
18:35
Essen Hbf
Paris
5h 50m3 changes
13:00
19:10
Essen Hbf
Paris
6h 10m3 changes
14:09
19:35
Essen Hbf
Paris
5h 26m2 changes

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Essen Hbf to Paris start at €79.94 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€79.94
14 days
in advance
€95.66
Avg. single price
On the day
€137.65
Avg. single price

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

The minimum price of a train ticket from Essen Hbf to Paris is €35. To buy train tickets from Essen Hbf 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 Essen Hbf to Paris by train?

The average journey time between Essen Hbf and Paris is 6 hours and 45 minutes and the fastest journey time is 4 hours and 16 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 23 trains per day travelling from Essen Hbf 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 Essen Hbf to Paris?

The first train from Essen Hbf to Paris departs at 02:06. The last train from Essen Hbf to Paris departs at 23:00. 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 Essen Hbf and Paris?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Essen Hbf to Paris without having to change trains. There are 5 direct trains from Essen Hbf to Paris. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to Essen Hbf?

By train, of course. See trains from Paris to Essen Hbf.

  • *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 Essen Hbf to Paris for a typical week day using timetable data for 22/08/2017. 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 20/07/2017 for travel on 02/09/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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