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Route overview
Avg. journey time6h 22m
Trains per day5
Fare range€20.00 - €304.00
Distance404km
Train operators
First & last trains
First train departs at04:22
Last train departs at23:53
Fastest journey
Fastest route3h 21m
ChangesDirect
Stations
Origin StationKöln Hbf
Destination StationParis

Köln Hbf to Paris train times

Check out the next trains departing from Köln Hbf to Paris for Tuesday 26th Mar 2019. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
15:43
19:05
Köln Hbf
Paris
3h 22m
1 change
16:43
20:05
Köln Hbf
Paris
3h 22m
Direct
17:43
21:38
Köln Hbf
Paris
3h 55m
1 change
18:43
22:05
Köln Hbf
Paris
3h 22m
Direct
19:43
08:05
Köln Hbf
Paris
12h 22m
1 change
20:53
07:50
Köln Hbf
Paris
10h 57m
3 changes
20:53
08:20
Köln Hbf
Paris
11h 27m
2 changes
21:21
08:50
Köln Hbf
Paris
11h 29m
3 changes
21:28
07:50
Köln Hbf
Paris
10h 22m
4 changes

Thalys trains from Köln Hbf to Paris

You can travel from Köln Hbf to Paris on Thalys trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

Thalys is the railway company connecting four European countries – France, Belgium, the Netherlands and Germany. Thalys trains run at a speed of up to 300km/h and have three comfort classes on all services called – Standard, Comfort and Premium (equivalent to the First Class, with access to the Thalys Lounge). All Thalys trains have a car restaurant (called Thalys Welcome Bar) and a free WiFi connection.

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

The average journey time between Köln Hbf and Paris is 6 hours and 22 minutes and the fastest journey time is 3 hours and 21 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 21 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.

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

The first train from Köln Hbf to Paris departs at 04:22. The last train from Köln Hbf to Paris 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?

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.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Paris to Köln Hbf.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Köln Hbf to Paris for a typical week day using timetable data for 26/03/2019. 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 01/10/2018 for travel on 01/10/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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