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.
This is the last train of the day.
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2 h 11 m
2 h 15 m
Trains per day
Of the 4 trains that leave Mechelen for Paris every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||177 miles (285 km)|
|Average train duration||2 h 17 min|
|Average train ticket price||$39 (€35)|
|Train frequency||14 a day|
|Train providers||Thalys or Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)|
Trains from Mechelen to Paris cover the 177 miles (285 km) long route taking on average 2 h 17 min with our travel partners like Thalys or Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB). Normally, there are 14 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $39 (€35), but the average price of train tickets is $39 (€35). Travelers depart most frequently from Mechelen and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.
You can travel by train to Paris from Mechelen with Thalys and SNCB for as low as $39 (€35). 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 to Paris from Mechelen with Thalys, you can choose from these different ticket fares: Standard Mini, Standard, Comfort and Premium.
Book your Thalys Mechelen to Paris train with Omio and enjoy a smooth and relaxing journey! Check Thalys up-to-date train schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Mechelen to Paris routes as well as the amenities offered in the class fare you choose and buy the most affordable Thalys train tickets online that fit your budget. The distance from Mechelen to Paris is 177 miles (285 km), and the best price for a one-way Mechelen - Paris Thalys train ticket starts at $39 (€35) if you book in advance. If you would rather search for your Thalys ticket in the Omio app, you can quickly see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when traveling by train. Waiting in a line at the train station to purchase your train ticket will become yesterday's news. So, book your train tickets online quickly and easily and enjoy your trip with Thalys!
SNCB is Belgium's main train company and offers First class or Second class tickets for your train from Mechelen to Paris.
SNCB tickets between Mechelen and Paris are available online on Omio. We help you compare and book your perfect route with SNCB from Mechelen to Paris all in one place. If you’re specifically looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train, you can find all the current SNCB train schedules and train tickets available on Omio for the 177 miles (285 km) journey. You can also see relevant travel information for the SNCB train, such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard depending on the class fare. Search for your ideal departure and arrival times for this train, compare the fastest Mechelen to Paris routes as well as the cheapest ticket prices available, and buy the best SNCB Mechelen to Paris train ticket that fits your needs. If you purchase tickets in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the SNCB train ticket is available as a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to travel paperless. You’ll then be ready to embark on your smooth and relaxing journey to Paris with SNCB!
Train information from Mechelen to Paris with SNCB:
Travel between Mechelen, 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 6/26/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Mechelen and Paris as this information can change.
Return travel from France to Belgium is: Fully open.
Entry into Belgium is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Belgium has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 6/27/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Mechelen from Paris.
When taking the train between Mechelen and Paris, you can choose to depart from train stations like Mechelen and Mechelen-Nekkerspoel. Your route 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 Mechelen and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Mechelen and travel around 1.8 miles (2.9 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 1.9 miles (3.1 km) from the train station to the city center in Paris.
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