Trains from
Köln Hbf to Paris-Gare-de-Lyon

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Köln Hbf to Paris-Gare-de-Lyon route details

Route overview

Avg. journey time7h 07m
Fare range€35-€292

First & last trains

First train departs at06:44
Last train departs at23:53

Fastest journey

Fastest route4h 02m
Changes1 change

Stations

Origin StationKöln Hbf
Destination StationParis-Gare-de-Lyon

Train times for Tue 1 Aug

12:55
19:00
Köln Hbf
Paris-Gare-de-Lyon
6h 05m2 changes
13:47
19:15
Köln Hbf
Paris-Gare-de-Lyon
5h 28m4 changes
13:55
20:00
Köln Hbf
Paris-Gare-de-Lyon
6h 05m4 changes
15:40
20:15
Köln Hbf
Paris-Gare-de-Lyon
4h 35m2 changes
16:43
20:45
Köln Hbf
Paris-Gare-de-Lyon
4h 02m1 change

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Köln Hbf to Paris-Gare-de-Lyon start at €85.10 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€85.10
14 days
in advance
€109.40
Avg. single price
On the day
€156.46
Avg. single price

What is the minimum price of a ticket from Köln Hbf to Paris-Gare-de-Lyon?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Köln Hbf to Paris-Gare-de-Lyon is €35. To buy train tickets from Köln Hbf to Paris-Gare-de-Lyon 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 Köln Hbf to Paris-Gare-de-Lyon by train?

The average journey time between Köln Hbf and Paris-Gare-de-Lyon is 7 hours and 7 minutes and the fastest journey time is 4 hours and 2 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 21 trains per day travelling from Köln Hbf to Paris-Gare-de-Lyon. 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 Köln Hbf to Paris-Gare-de-Lyon?

The first train from Köln Hbf to Paris-Gare-de-Lyon departs at 06:44. The last train from Köln Hbf to Paris-Gare-de-Lyon departs at 23:53. 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 Köln Hbf and Paris-Gare-de-Lyon?

No, it is not possible to travel from Köln Hbf to Paris-Gare-de-Lyon without having to change trains. To travel from Köln Hbf to Paris-Gare-de-Lyon will require a minimum of 1 change. More changes may be necessary on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

How do I get back to Köln Hbf?

By train, of course. See trains from Paris-Gare-de-Lyon to Köln 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 Köln Hbf to Paris-Gare-de-Lyon for a typical week day using timetable data for 01/08/2017. 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 13/06/2017 for travel on 08/08/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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