The cheapest trains from Amsterdam to Paris

Showing times and prices for Sep 18

Cheapest

$171

Average

$176

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Amsterdam to Paris will cost around $ 176 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 171.

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10:45AMAmsterdam Centraal3h50 02:35PMParis Gare du Nord
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$1711One-way
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12:45PMAmsterdam Centraal3h53 04:38PMParis Gare du Nord
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$1711One-way
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08:45AMAmsterdam Centraal3h50 12:35PMParis Gare du Nord
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$1711One-way
11:15AMAmsterdam Centraal4h50 04:05PMParis Gare du Nord
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$1901One-way

Timetable Amsterdam to Paris

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08:45AMAmsterdam Centraal3h50 12:35PMParis Gare du Nord
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10:45AMAmsterdam Centraal3h50 02:35PMParis Gare du Nord
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11:15AMAmsterdam Centraal4h50 04:05PMParis Gare du Nord
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12:45PMAmsterdam Centraal3h53 04:38PMParis Gare du Nord
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Fri
Sep 17
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$36BlaBlaCar Bus
$167KLM
Sat
Sep 18
$152Thalys
$21Flixbus
$278Swiss
Sun
Sep 19
$152Thalys
$24Flixbus
$286Lufthansa
Mon
Sep 20
$168Thalys
$21BlaBlaCar Bus
$246Lufthansa
Tue
Sep 21
$117Thalys
$21Flixbus
$239Lufthansa Cityline
Wed
Sep 22
$117Thalys
$21Flixbus
$198tab
Thu
Sep 23
$152Thalys
$21Flixbus
$223Air Dolomiti
Fri
Sep 24
$152Thalys
$21Flixbus
$199Air Dolomiti
Sat
Sep 25
$144Thalys
$21Flixbus
$198Swiss
Sun
Sep 26
$96Thalys
$21Flixbus
$206Lufthansa
Mon
Sep 27
$144Thalys
$21Flixbus
$169Lufthansa
Tue
Sep 28
$122Thalys
$21Flixbus
$168Austrian Airlines
Wed
Sep 29
$122Thalys
$21Flixbus
$168Austrian Airlines
Thu
Sep 30
$122Thalys
$21Flixbus
$162Swiss
Fri
Oct 1
$122Thalys
$21Flixbus
$137Austrian Airlines
Sat
Oct 2
$122Thalys
$21Flixbus
$112Austrian Airlines
Sun
Oct 3
$122Thalys
$21Flixbus
$149Lufthansa Cityline
Mon
Oct 4
$49Thalys
$21Flixbus
$148Austrian Airlines
Tue
Oct 5
$49Thalys
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$134Swiss
Wed
Oct 6
$49Thalys
$21Flixbus
$128Austrian Airlines
Thu
Oct 7
$49Thalys
$21Flixbus
$128Austrian Airlines

The fastest trains from Amsterdam to Paris

Showing times and prices for Sep 18

Fastest Journey

3 h 50 m

Average

4 h 5 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

431 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Amsterdam for Paris every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 431 km distance in an average of 4 h 5 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 3 h 50 m .

The slowest trains will take 4 h 50 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
10:45AMAmsterdam Centraal3h50 02:35PMParis Gare du Nord
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$1711One-way
Fastest
08:45AMAmsterdam Centraal3h50 12:35PMParis Gare du Nord
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$1711One-way
12:45PMAmsterdam Centraal3h53 04:38PMParis Gare du Nord
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$1711One-way
11:15AMAmsterdam Centraal4h50 04:05PMParis Gare du Nord
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$1901One-way

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Train Information to Paris from Amsterdam

distanceDistance267 miles (430 km)
priceAverage train ticket price$146 (€118)
frequencyTrain frequency6 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 6 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesThalys, Eurostar or TGV

Trains from Amsterdam to Paris cover the 267 miles (430 km) long journey with our travel partners like Thalys, Eurostar or TGV. Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $146 (€118), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $117 (€94). Travelers depart most frequently from Amsterdam Centraal and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.

Thalys
Eurostar

Thalys is a French-Belgian high-speed train company that connects the main capital cities. For your next train between Amsterdam and Paris with Thalys, you can choose from these different ticket fares: Standard Mini, Standard, Comfort and Premium.

Find the perfect Thalys train between Amsterdam and Paris for a smooth and relaxing journey. Omio makes it convenient for you to check the latest Thalys train schedules and compare the cheapest, fastest or earliest train between Amsterdam and Paris. You can also check relevant travel information for the Thalys train, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard, depending on the class fare you choose. Once you find the ideal route, book your cheap Thalys train tickets online. You can expect to travel around 267 miles (430 km) on this journey and your Thalys Amsterdam to Paris train ticket can cost as little as $117 (€94) one-way if you book in advance. When you search for Thalys tickets between Amsterdam and Paris in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Buy your official Thalys train tickets online quickly and easily on Omio and enjoy the travel experience!

    Please follow the recommendations outlined by Thalys when booking your train tickets from Amsterdam to Paris due to the coronavirus:

    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended
    • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
    • Verification of ticket with valid ID
    • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
    • If a ticket is nonrefundable, a Thalys e-voucher can still be issued for a 15€ fee to passengers requesting a refund up to 30 days after the departure date.

    Trains from Amsterdam to Paris: Overview

    Trains traveling from Amsterdam to Paris are operated by Thalys, with between 10 - 12 trains making the journey every day. All Thalys Amsterdam to Paris trains are direct and usually take 3: 20h to arrive in Paris. The first train of the day departs Amsterdam at 6:15 a.m. while the last train leaves at 7:15 p.m. Thalys trains normally depart 15 minutes past the hour and run most hours between the first and last train.
    All Amsterdam to Paris trains depart from Amsterdam Centraal train station and arrive at Paris Gare du Nord.

    Which Station do I Get the Train from Amsterdam to Paris from?

    Trains from Amsterdam to Paris depart from Amsterdam Centraal Station, which is right in the heart of Amsterdam's city center. Amsterdam has efficient public transport, with metro trains, trams, buses, and water taxis. Trams leave from the city center to Amsterdam Centraal, while buses run to the station from the suburbs and surrounding areas. The bus service also includes several night routes. The most scenic way of getting around Amsterdam is by hop-on-hop-off ferries, which disembark outside the station.

    Which Station does the Train from Amsterdam to Paris arrive into?

    Trains from Amsterdam arrive at Paris Nord Station. This is on the Regional Express Line to Charles de Gaulle Airport, and on lines 2, 4 and 5 of the Metro system. Frequent buses leave Paris Nord for destinations across the city and further afield. Paris also has a regular night bus service, Noctiliens, operating throughout the week. Taxis are also available from outside the station.

    Paris is well known for its iconic sights such as the Arc de Triomphe, the Eiffel Tower and the Cathedrals of Notre Dame and Montmartre. This romantic city is full of attractions and has excellent collections of art in galleries such as the Louvre, Musee d'Orsay, and the Pompidou Centre. A day's sightseeing can be followed by cabaret at the Moulin Rouge and fine dining in Michelin restaurants.

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    FAQs
    What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train to Paris from Amsterdam?

    Travel by train between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Paris, France is: Partially open.

    Is international entry into Paris from Amsterdam restricted?

    International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in France from Amsterdam?

    Entry Requirements:

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
    • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
    • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
    • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
    • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required

    What are the safety rules to follow in Paris, France?

    The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

    • Physical distance required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
    • Face mask required: Mandatory

    The above information was last checked on 9/16/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Amsterdam to Paris closer to your date of departure here

    What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to Netherlands from Paris, France?

    The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Paris to Amsterdam is: Fully open

    Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Netherlands from France?

    Reentry to Netherlands is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Netherlands from Paris?

    What are the requirements?

    • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
    • Health declaration required

    What are the safety rules to follow in Amsterdam, Netherlands?

    The government of Netherlands has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

    • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
    • Face mask: Mandatory

    Last checked on 9/14/21. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Amsterdam from Paris here.

    How much do cheap train tickets between Amsterdam and Paris cost?
    Train tickets between Amsterdam and Paris for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $117 (€94)  one way in the next 7 days.
    How much is the train to Paris from Amsterdam on average?
    In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $146 (€118)  for a train ticket to Paris from Amsterdam.
    What is the distance between Amsterdam and Paris by train?
    The Amsterdam to Paris train distance is approximately 267 miles (430 km).
    What is the departure train station in Amsterdam and arrival train station in Paris?

    There are a few train stations in Amsterdam to start your trip from including Amsterdam Centraal and Amsterdam Sloterdijk. In Paris you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est.

    Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Amsterdam Centraal   and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.

    Where is the train station in Amsterdam? Where is the train station in Paris?

    You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Amsterdam Centraal, located approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center of Amsterdam. The most popular arrival train station in Paris, called Paris Gare de Lyon, is located around 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from its city center.

    What train companies go from Amsterdam to Paris?
    If you're looking for trains from Amsterdam to Paris, you can rely on Thalys, Eurostar or TGV to get you to Paris. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Amsterdam to Paris trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    How many trains per day are there from Amsterdam to Paris?
    On average, there are 6 trains a day from Amsterdam to Paris. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    What are the first and last departure train times from Amsterdam to Paris?
    The earliest train departing from Amsterdam to Paris leaves at 6: 15 AM. The last train departing from Amsterdam to Paris leaves at 7: 24 PM. You can find the latest Amsterdam to Paris train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
    How far in advance should I purchase train tickets from Amsterdam to Paris for the best deals?
    In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this journey and save money. If you purchase train tickets from Amsterdam to Paris within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $146 (€118) one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Amsterdam to Paris a few months in advance.
    Stations

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Amsterdam
    Paris
    Amsterdam Centraal
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    WC

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
    This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.<br>Metro lines 51, 52, 53, 54<br>Bus lines 18, 21, 22, 32, 33, 34, 35, 42, 43<br>Tram lines 1, 2, 4, 5, 9, 13, 16, 17, 24, 26
    How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
    This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.
    Amsterdam Sloterdijk
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