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 Antwerp to Paris will cost around $ 149 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 135.
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2 h 2 m
2 h 16 m
Trains per day
Of the 5 trains that leave Antwerp 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 301 km distance in an average of 2 h 16 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 2 m .
The slowest trains will take 2 h 41 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.
|Distance||187 miles (301 km)|
|Average train duration||2 h 2 min|
|Average train ticket price||$122 (€98)|
|Train frequency||8 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 8 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Thalys, SNCB | IC or TGV|
Trains from Antwerp to Paris cover the 187 miles (301 km) long route taking on average 2 h 2 min with our travel partners like Thalys, SNCB | IC or TGV. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $92 (€74), but the average price of train tickets is $122 (€98). Travelers depart most frequently from Antwerp and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.
You can travel by train from Antwerp to Paris with Thalys for as low as $92 (€74). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.
Thalys is a French-Belgian high-speed train company that connects the main capital cities. For your next train between Antwerp and Paris with Thalys, you can choose from these different ticket fares: Standard Mini, Standard, Comfort and Premium.
Thalys is one of the best options when traveling by train between Antwerp and Paris. Omio quickly shows you current Thalys train schedules for the Antwerp - Paris journey and makes it easier than ever for you to buy train tickets online for the cheapest, fastest or earliest route available. The distance from Antwerp to Paris is around 187 miles (301 km) and the cheapest Thalys one-way ticket you can book starts at $92 (€74). As you check the latest Antwerp to Paris train schedule from Thalys for your ideal departure and arrival times, you can also review travel information, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard, and compare the best route available to arrive to Paris safely. If you search for Thalys tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Let Omio quickly find you the perfect Thalys ticket from Antwerp to Paris so you can spend more time enjoying the smooth and easy journey!
Train information from Antwerp to Paris with Thalys:
Thalys has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Thalys tickets from Antwerp to Paris and when traveling by train:
Traveling between Antwerp Centraal and Paris Gare du Nord will take an average of 2 hours and 30 minutes but if you're looking for a faster option, the quickest route is just 2 hours and 5 minutes.
Trains from Antwerp to Paris depart daily. The first train leaving Antwerpen Centraal is around 4:45 a.m. and the last train leaves for Paris at around 8:33 p.m. There are an average of 40 trains a day, leaving every 5 minutes to half an hour.
Cheap trains from Antwerp to Paris take roughly 2 hours and 30 minutes with one change at Brussels-Midi. The change doesn't involve a change of train provider. A shorter journey of 2 hours and 5 minutes with no changes is also available, taking you directly from Antwerpen Centraal to Paris Gare du Nord.
Departure station: Antwerpen Centraal is a world-famous station located just 10 minutes from the city center. The station provides you with your choice of shops and restaurants, ticket offices, automatic luggage lockers, free bicycle parking and accessibility for mobility-impaired persons. Here you are right next to the Antwerp Zoo, just 3 subway stops or a 20-minute walk from the Cathedral of Our Lady, and a 12-minute walk from Rubens House. The station is well connected to the local subway, bus and taxi services.
Arrival station: Paris Gare du Nord is the busiest station in Europe! You have your choice of restaurants and brasseries, food outlets and even local supermarkets. There are lockers provided for storage, hotels nearby and taxi, bus and train services at your disposal. In just 10 minutes you can find your way to Kilometre Zero, Paris' city center, with a train leaving every 6 minutes. The Eiffel Tower is just 32 minutes away by train and subway, or 45 minutes by bus.
Thalys is the most frequently operating train company that runs between Antwerpen Centraal and Paris Gare du Nord.
Thalys provides you with daily journeys between Antwerp and Paris, offering both direct and single stop options. The journeys vary between 2 hours and 5 minutes and 2 hours and 31 minutes, depending.
You have the option of choosing to travel with a standard, first-class or premium ticket. This guarantees you free WiFi onboard, plug points for charging, access to the Welcome Bar and space for luggage. The luggage allowance on-board your Thalys ride permits each passenger two pieces of luggage (75 x 53 x 30) and one item of hand luggage. Should you be bringing a bicycle, you will be permitted one piece of luggage and one item of hand luggage. Pets under 6 kg and in a carrier are welcome at no extra cost. Should your pet exceed the weight limit or be on a leash or in your lap then you will need to purchase a ticket for the pet at the departing station. Every train is suited to wheelchair travelers with a mobile access ramp and pre-booked assistance should you traveling alone. For this service, you can contact the following number: (+32) 028 08 19 17 (the price of a local call) from 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. daily.
To guarantee finding cheaper tickets, make sure to book in advance rather than on the day. Being flexible with your travel dates and being open to slower or longer journeys can also help guarantee you the cheapest rate.
Travel between Antwerp, Belgium and Paris, France by train is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in France must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 9/20/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Antwerp and Paris as this information can change.
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Paris to Antwerp is: Partially open
Reentry to Belgium is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
What are the requirements?
The government of Belgium has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 9/19/21. 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 Antwerp from Paris here.
When taking the train between Antwerp and Paris, you can choose to depart from train stations like Antwerp and Antwerp, Berchem Driekoningen. Your journey can end in train stations such as Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Antwerp and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Antwerp and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center to this train station.
Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Paris Gare de Lyon and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the train station to the city center in Paris.
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