Paris to Leuven train

Cheap train tickets from Paris to Leuven

Showing times and prices for Aug 15

Cheapest

77

Average

108

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.

Thalys
10:19AMParis2h20 12:39PMLeuven
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771One-way
Thalys
06:25AMParis2h14 08:39AMLeuven
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1021One-way
Thalys
08:25AMParis2h14 10:39AMLeuven
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1131One-way
Thalys
09:55AMParis2h13 12:08PMLeuven
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1131One-way
Thalys
07:55AMParis2h29 10:24AMLeuven
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1341One-way

Train schedule from Paris to Leuven

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06:25AMParis2h14 08:39AMLeuven
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07:55AMParis2h29 10:24AMLeuven
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08:25AMParis2h14 10:39AMLeuven
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09:55AMParis2h13 12:08PMLeuven
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10:19AMParis2h20 12:39PMLeuven
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Fastest train times from Paris to Leuven

Showing times and prices for Aug 15

Fastest Journey

2 h 13 m

Average

2 h 18 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

281 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Paris for Leuven every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Thalys
09:55AMParis2h13 12:08PMLeuven
0 transfers
1131One-way
Thalys
06:25AMParis2h14 08:39AMLeuven
0 transfers
1021One-way
Thalys
08:25AMParis2h14 10:39AMLeuven
0 transfers
1131One-way
Thalys
10:19AMParis2h20 12:39PMLeuven
0 transfers
771One-way
Thalys
07:55AMParis2h29 10:24AMLeuven
0 transfers
1341One-way

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Overview: Train from Paris to Leuven

distanceDistance174 miles (281 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 8 min
priceAverage train ticket price$96 (€88)
frequencyTrain frequency14 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesSNCF | TGV INOUI or Thalys

Trains from Paris to Leuven cover the 174 miles (281 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 8 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TGV INOUI or Thalys. Normally, there are 14 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $58 (€54), but the average price of train tickets is $96 (€88). Travelers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Leuven.

Train companies: Thalys from Paris to Leuven trains

Find the best trains from Paris to Leuven with Omio's travel partners Thalys from $58 (€54). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

Thalys

Thalys is a French-Belgian high-speed train company that connects the main capital cities. For your next train between Paris and Leuven 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 from Paris to Leuven. Omio quickly shows you current Thalys train schedules for the Paris - Leuven trip and makes it easier than ever for you to buy train tickets online for the cheapest, fastest or earliest route available. The distance between Paris and Leuven is around 174 miles (281 km) and the cheapest Thalys one-way ticket you can book starts at $58 (€54). As you check the latest Paris to Leuven 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 Leuven 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 between Paris and Leuven so you can spend more time enjoying the smooth and easy journey!

Train information from Paris to Leuven with Thalys:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 36 min
  • Average Price: $58
  • Thalys frequency: 15 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Paris to Leuven

Travel by train to Leuven 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 Leuven.
FAQs

Travel by train between Paris, France and Leuven, Belgium is: Fully open.

Is international entry into Leuven 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 Belgium from Paris?

Entry Requirements:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Leuven, Belgium?

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

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

The above information was last checked on 7/28/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Paris to Leuven closer to your date of departure here

Return travel from Belgium to France is: Fully open.

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

Entry into France is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • There are no current restrictions

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: Recommended

Last checked on 8/8/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Paris from Leuven.

Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Leuven from Paris for the next 7 days starting from $58 (€54)  one way.
If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Paris to Leuven train to cost on average $96 (€88)  one way.
The Paris to Leuven train distance is approximately 174 miles (281 km).
The train time to Leuven from Paris is on average 2 h 8 min  for the 174 miles (281 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Leuven from Paris by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

When departing from Paris, you have various train station options to start your route from including Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est. When arriving in Leuven, you can end your trip in train stations like Leuven and ZONE LEUVEN.

Omio customers book a train from Paris Gare de Lyon   to Leuven   most frequently for this route.

Passengers board their train most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and travel around 1.9 miles (3.1 km) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Leuven and need to travel approximately 1.6 miles (2.5 km) from the train station to the city center in Leuven.

For the best Paris to Leuven train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with SNCF | TGV INOUI or Thalys. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Paris and Leuven to compare what amenities they may offer.
On average, there are 14 trains a day from Paris to Leuven. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the earliest train from Paris to Leuven at 6: 01 AM   or take the last train from Paris to Leuven leaving at 6: 19 PM. Look for the latest Paris to Leuven train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this trip.
The price of a one way train ticket from Paris to Leuven is on average $96 (€88) if you book 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 between Paris and Leuven available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Paris
Leuven
Paris Gare de Lyon is the most popular Paris railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Paris for your trip to Leuven.
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+33 184943635
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Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
Public transit options for Paris Gare de Lyon
Metro lines: 1, 14
Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 72, 77, 91
Train lines: TGV, RER A, RER D, Transilien R
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+33 890640650
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Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
Public transit options for Paris Gare du Nord
Metro lines: 4, 5
Bus lines: 65, 26, 43
Train lines: RER B, D, E
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Mon - Fri: 06: 45 - 20: 30 | Sat: 09: 00 - 20: 00 | Sun: 09: 00 - 20: 30
Public transit options for Paris Gare de l'Est
Metro lines: 4, 5, 7
Bus lines: 31, 32, 35, 38, 39, 46, 54, 56, 91
Train lines: RER B, TGV, TGV/ICE, TER, Intercités, OUIGO, Transilien, Russian Railways
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+33 892353535
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Mon - Fri: 08: 00 - 19: 30 | Sat: 10: 00 - 18: 00
Public transit options for Paris Gare Saint-Lazare
Metro lines: 3, 9, 12, 13, 14
Bus lines: 20, 21, 22, 26, 27, 28, 29, 32, 42, 43, 66, 80, 94, 95, 528, RoissyB
Train lines: TER, Intercités, Transilien J, Transilien L, RER E
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ParkingParking
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Phone Number
+33 892353535
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Mon - Sun: 10: 45 - 18: 00
Public transit options for Gare de Paris Bercy
Metro lines: 6, 14
Bus lines: 24, 87, N32, N35
Train lines: TER, Intercités
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ParkingParking
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Phone Number
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Mon - Sun: 08: 00 - 20: 00
Public transit options for Paris Gare d'Austerlitz
Metro lines: 5, 10
Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 89, 91, 215
Train lines: TER Centre-Val de Loire, Intercités, Intercités de Nuit, Transilien, RER C

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