Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Köln Hbf to Paris start at €103.68 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*
The minimum price of a train ticket from Köln Hbf to Paris is €16.2. To buy train tickets from Köln 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.
The average journey time between Köln Hbf and Paris is 4 hours and 11 minutes and the fastest journey time is 3 hours and 21 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 15 trains per day travelling from Köln 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.
The first train from Köln Hbf to Paris departs at 04:22. The last train from Köln Hbf to Paris departs at 18:43. 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.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Köln Hbf to Paris without having to change trains. There are 5 direct trains from Köln Hbf to Paris. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.
By train, of course. See trains from Paris to Köln Hbf.