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The cheapest trains from Paris to Amsterdam

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Cheapest

$218

Average

$218

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 Paris to Amsterdam will cost around $ 218 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 218.

Cheapest
07:06PMParis Gare de l'Est12h59 08:05AMAmsterdam Centraal
6 changes
$2181One-way

Timetable Paris to Amsterdam

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07:06PMParis Gare de l'Est12h59 08:05AMAmsterdam Centraal
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Aug 4
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$36BlaBlaCar Bus
$183Air France
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Aug 5
$169Thalys
$24BlaBlaCar Bus
$183Air France
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Aug 6
$169Thalys
$21BlaBlaCar Bus
$182Air France
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Aug 7
$153Thalys
$21Flixbus
$187Air France
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Aug 8
$153Thalys
$21Flixbus
$183Air France
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Aug 9
$158Thalys
$24BlaBlaCar Bus
$183Air France
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Aug 10
$153Thalys
$21BlaBlaCar Bus
$182Air France
Wed
Aug 11
$115Thalys
$21BlaBlaCar Bus
$182Air France
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Aug 12
$115Thalys
$21BlaBlaCar Bus
$182Air France
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Aug 13
$123Thalys
$21Flixbus
$182Air France
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Aug 14
$126Thalys
$21Flixbus
$182Air France
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Aug 15
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$21Flixbus
$183Air France
Mon
Aug 16
$98Thalys
$21BlaBlaCar Bus
$183Air France
Tue
Aug 17
$98Thalys
$21BlaBlaCar Bus
$216Air France
Wed
Aug 18
$89Thalys
$21BlaBlaCar Bus
$187Air France
Thu
Aug 19
$89Thalys
$21BlaBlaCar Bus
$187Air France
Fri
Aug 20
$123Thalys
$21Flixbus
$183Air France
Sat
Aug 21
$74Thalys
$21Flixbus
$183Air France
Sun
Aug 22
$123Thalys
$21Flixbus
$187Air France
Mon
Aug 23
$218Deutsche Bahn
$21BlaBlaCar Bus
$187Air France
Tue
Aug 24
$89Thalys
$21Flixbus
$187Air France

The fastest trains from Paris to Amsterdam

Showing times and prices for Aug 5

Fastest Journey

12 h 59 m

Average

12 h 59 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

431 km

It's difficult to get from Paris to Amsterdam without transferring at least 6 times.

Fastest
07:06PMParis Gare de l'Est12h59 08:05AMAmsterdam Centraal
6 changes
$2181One-way

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Train Information between Paris and Amsterdam

distanceDistance267 miles (430 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 19 min
priceAverage train ticket price$163 (€130)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesThalys, Eurostar or TGV

Trains from Paris to Amsterdam cover the 267 miles (430 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 19 min with our travel partners like Thalys, Eurostar or TGV. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $153 (€122), but the average price of train tickets is $163 (€130). Travelers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Amsterdam Centraal.

Train companies

Thalys and Eurostar trains from Paris to Amsterdam

Travel between Paris and Amsterdam from $153 (€122) with Omio’s train partners Thalys and Eurostar! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular journey for you.

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

Omio helps you find the perfect Paris - Amsterdam train with Thalys. Whether you are searching for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train between Paris and Amsterdam, Omio shows you Thalys’s current train schedules, tickets, prices and other travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard) to help you find the best train ticket for your upcoming Paris to Amsterdam trip. You can expect to travel around 267 miles (430 km) from Paris to Amsterdam on a train with Thalys. Once you are ready, buy your one-way Thalys tickets from Paris to Amsterdam starting as low as $153 (€122) if you book in advance. If you use the Omio app to book your ticket, you can check straight away to see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when traveling by train instead of purchasing tickets at the train station in person. So, book your tickets with ease and comfort online and enjoy a smooth journey with Thalys!

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

Trains in Europe are an effective way to travel between cities, with a number of companies offering domestic and international train routes. Trains from Paris to Amsterdam are operated by Thalys, one of Europe's main international train companies. Trains usually travel from Paris to Amsterdam 10 times per day, with the first train departing Paris at 6:25 a.m. and the last leaving at 7:25 p.m. All Thalys trains are direct and take 3:17 h to travel from Paris to Amsterdam. All Paris to Amsterdam trains depart from Paris Gare du Nord and arrive at Amsterdam Centraal train station.

Train from Paris to Amsterdam: FAQ

  • How long does it take to get from Paris to Amsterdam by train? The train from Paris to Amsterdam takes just 3 hours and 17 minutes to arrive in the Dutch Capital.
  • How much does it cost to get from Paris to Amsterdam by train? The train from Paris to Amsterdam usually costs €45 when booked in advance.
  • What station do trains from Paris to Amsterdam depart from? The train from Paris to Amsterdam departs from Paris’ Gare du Nord train station. Gare du Nord is in the 10th arrondissement, and is on metro lines 4 and 5.
  • What station do trains from Paris to London arrive into? The train from Paris to Amsterdam arrives at Amsterdam’s Centraal train station. Amsterdam Centraal is located in the heart of Amsterdam and is very well connected by trams, buses and trains to the rest of Amsterdam.
  • How many trains are there from Paris to Amsterdam a day? There are plenty of trains running between Paris and Amsterdam, departing around 10 times per day. The first train from Paris to Amsterdam departs at 6:25 a.m and the last train departs at 7:25 p.m.

Train tickets from Paris to Amsterdam: when to book to save $

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 112 €
2 weeks earlier 101 €11%
3 weeks earlier 92 €22%
1 month before 83 €35%
2 months earlier 78 €44%
3 months earlier 66 €70%


Train companies often offer promotional prices and offers—by buying in advance—you can get access the best prices for trains in the U.S., Canada, and the major European railroad operators. Search on Omio to check prices and cheap train tickets from Paris - Amsterdam. Easily find the most attractive rates and choose the your preferred route for your journey. Book and choose your mobile ticket: avoid the queues at the station and the added stress of printing your ticket.

The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:

  • Buying your train ticket from Paris - Amsterdam 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 22% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
  • If you book a ticket Paris - Amsterdam with 2 months in advance you save up to about 44% compared to the initial price.
  • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 70%.
  • On Omio you can find all offers, train times and prices for train travel in Europe, the U.S., and Canada.

Travel Tips

Trains from Paris to Amsterdam
Travel by train to Amsterdam easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Paris to Amsterdam.
FAQs
What are the travel restrictions for Amsterdam, Netherlands if I'm coming from Paris, France by train?

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

Is international entry into Amsterdam from Paris restricted?

International entry 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?

Entry Requirements:

  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Health declaration required
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test

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

The above information was last checked on 8/3/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Paris to Amsterdam closer to your date of departure here

What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Amsterdam, Netherlands to Paris, France?

Return travel from Netherlands to France is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Paris from Amsterdam?

Entry into France 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?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
  • 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 requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 8/3/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Paris from Amsterdam.

How much do cheap trains to Amsterdam from Paris cost?
Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Paris and Amsterdam for the next 7 days starting from $153 (€122)  one way.
What is the price of a train ticket from Paris to Amsterdam?
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $163 (€130)  for a train ticket between Paris and Amsterdam.
How many miles is it from Paris to Amsterdam by train?
You should expect to travel around 267 miles (430 km)  from Paris to Amsterdam by train.
How long is the train ride from Paris to Amsterdam?
While the time it takes to travel 267 miles (430 km) between Paris and Amsterdam can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Paris to Amsterdam train journey time is on average 3 h 19 min.
What station does the train from Paris to Amsterdam depart from? Which Amsterdam train station do I come into from Paris?

Some of the Paris train stations to Amsterdam you can start your journey from include Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Amsterdam include Amsterdam Centraal, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and Amsterdam Centraal.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon   and arriving in Amsterdam Centraal.

Where is the train station in Paris to go to Amsterdam? Where is the train station in Amsterdam located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from the city center, and they get off the train at Amsterdam Centraal, located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center.

What train companies offer a service from Paris to Amsterdam?
Take the Paris to Amsterdam train with Thalys, Eurostar or TGV. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the trip between Paris and Amsterdam as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Can I book a direct train from Paris to Amsterdam?
If you’re looking for a direct train, consider traveling with Thalys. Nonstop train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your train tickets.
What are the first and last departure train times from Paris to Amsterdam?
The first Paris to Amsterdam train departs at 6: 25 AM   and the last train from Paris to Amsterdam leaves at 5: 06 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Paris to Amsterdam on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How early should I buy train tickets between Paris and Amsterdam to score the best deals?
The price of a one way train ticket from Paris to Amsterdam is on average $163 (€130) if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets from Paris to Amsterdam available a few months in advance.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Paris
Amsterdam
Gare Saint-Lazare
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Paris Gare Montparnasse
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Paris Gare d'Austerlitz
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Paris Gare de Lyon
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines 1, 14<br>Bus lines 29, 57, 61, 91, 20, 24, 63, 65, 87<br>Suburban train lines RER A, D
Paris Gare de l'Est
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Paris Gare du Nord
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Refreshments
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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 4, 5<br>Suburban train lines RER B, D
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.