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Route overview
Avg. journey time7h 12m
Trains per day5
Fare range€25.00 - €274.00
Distance401km
Train operators
First & last trains
First train departs at06:44
Last train departs at23:53
Fastest journey
Fastest route3h 21m
ChangesDirect
Stations
Origin StationKöln Hbf
Destination StationParis Gare du Nord

Köln Hbf to Paris Gare du Nord train times

Check out the next trains departing from Köln Hbf to Paris Gare du Nord for Tuesday 18th Dec 2018. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
13:47
18:35
Köln Hbf
Paris Gare du Nord
4h 48m
3 changes
15:43
19:05
Köln Hbf
Paris Gare du Nord
3h 22m
1 change
16:43
20:05
Köln Hbf
Paris Gare du Nord
3h 22m
Direct
17:43
21:38
Köln Hbf
Paris Gare du Nord
3h 55m
1 change
18:43
22:05
Köln Hbf
Paris Gare du Nord
3h 22m
Direct

Thalys trains from Köln Hbf to Paris Gare du Nord

You can travel from Köln Hbf to Paris Gare du Nord 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 Train

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.

Köln Hbf to Paris Gare du Nord train prices

Train tickets from Köln Hbf to Paris Gare du Nord start at €25.00 if purchased from 3 to 6 months in advance. Prices for train journeys from Köln Hbf to Paris Gare du Nord start at €104.41 when you book at least 28 days in advance.** Tickets usually go on sale 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.

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€104.41
14 days
in advance
€114.10
Avg. single price
On the day
€142.30
Avg. single price

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

The average journey time between Köln Hbf and Paris Gare du Nord is 7 hours and 12 minutes and the fastest journey time is 3 hours and 21 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 22 trains per day travelling from Köln Hbf to Paris Gare du Nord. 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 du Nord?

The first train from Köln Hbf to Paris Gare du Nord departs at 06:44. The last train from Köln Hbf to Paris Gare du Nord 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 du Nord?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Köln Hbf to Paris Gare du Nord without having to change trains. There are 5 direct trains from Köln Hbf to Paris Gare du Nord. 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 Gare du Nord 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 du Nord for a typical week day using timetable data for 18/12/2018. 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 12/09/2018 for travel on 12/09/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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