Berlin to Paris by train

  • First train
    04:12
  • Last train
    00:29
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    8hr 1m
  • Distance
    878 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    36
  • Avg. journey time
    9hr 54m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Berlin to Paris by train

Fast trains from Berlin to Paris take around 8 hours and 1 minute, covering a distance of approximately 878 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Berlin and Paris.

1. Are there direct trains from Berlin to Paris?

Journeys between Berlin and Paris usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 39 departures on the route from Berlin to Paris every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 44 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Berlin to Paris?

The Berlin to Paris train travel time is normally about 8 hours and 1 minute, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Berlin to Paris train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Paris is usually scheduled to depart Berlin around 04:12 and the last train is around 00:29. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Berlin around 05:00, and the last at 23:53.

When to book Berlin to Paris train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 6 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Berlin to Paris by train.

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Which train companies operate between Berlin and Paris?

More than one train company operates on the route from Berlin to Paris, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Alleo
  • EuroNight
  • ICE
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Intercités
  • Nightjet
  • TGV

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Paris to Berlin by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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