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from Leuven to Paris

You can get from Leuven to Paris by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Leuven to Paris on Oct 19 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:55AMBrussels Airport3h55 01:50PMParis Charles de Gaulle Airport
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$4821One-way
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09:55AMBrussels Airport3h55 01:50PMParis Charles de Gaulle Airport
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$4821One-way
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01:25PMBrussels Airport3h50 05:15PMParis Charles de Gaulle Airport
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$4851One-way
07:10PMBrussels Airport3h35 10:45PMParis Charles de Gaulle Airport
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$8081One-way

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Tue
Oct 19
$134Thalys
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$431Swiss
Wed
Oct 20
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$10Flixbus
$247Lufthansa Cityline
Thu
Oct 21
$93Thalys
$9Flixbus
$244Swiss
Fri
Oct 22
$71Thalys
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$312Brussels Airlines
Sat
Oct 23
$105Thalys
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$172Brussels Airlines
Sun
Oct 24
$93Thalys
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$247Lufthansa Cityline
Mon
Oct 25
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$10Flixbus
$136Swiss
Tue
Oct 26
$71Thalys
$25Infobus
$244Swiss
Wed
Oct 27
$105Thalys
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$165Lufthansa Cityline
Thu
Oct 28
$72Thalys
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$362Swiss
Fri
Oct 29
$123Thalys
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$672Swiss
Sat
Oct 30
$134Thalys
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$674Swiss
Sun
Oct 31
$105Thalys
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$374Lufthansa Cityline
Mon
Nov 1
$134Thalys
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$588Vueling
Thu
Nov 4
$52Thalys
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$159Vueling
Fri
Nov 5
$93Thalys
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$110Lufthansa
Sat
Nov 6
$76Thalys
$25Infobus
$247Lufthansa
Sun
Nov 7
$65Thalys
$10Flixbus
$150Vueling

Travel Information from Leuven to Paris

distanceDistance174 miles (281 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$37 - $342
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $37 (€30) • 3 h 55 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $96 (€78) • 2 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesLufthansa, Eurolines Germany or Thalys

Take a flight, bus or train to travel 174 miles (281 km) from Leuven to Paris. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 5 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $37 (€30). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Lufthansa, Eurolines Germany or Thalys among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Leuven to Paris.

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FAQs
Am I allowed to travel from Leuven, Belgium to Paris, France?

Travel between Leuven, Belgium and Paris, France is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Belgium enter France?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Paris from Leuven?

Conditions of entry into France:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Paris, France?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of France has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 10/17/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey to Paris from Leuven.

Are there restrictions on reentering Belgium from Paris, France due to the coronavirus pandemic?

Return travel to Leuven, Belgium from France is: Fully open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Belgium from France?

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

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Belgium from France?

Requirements for reentering Belgium:

  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Belgium?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Belgium to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Leuven, Belgium was last verified on 10/17/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Leuven from Paris.

How do I reach Paris from Leuven?

There are 3 travel options from Leuven to Paris: flight, bus or train.

What is the cheapest way from Leuven to Paris?

The cheapest way to go to Paris from Leuven is by taking a bus, which costs on average $37 (€30).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Paris:

Taking a bus is usually $305 (€249) less than taking a flight to Paris, which costs on average $342 (€279) for the same trip.

A bus is generally $59 (€48) less than a train for the same route. Taking a train costs on average $96 (€78) from Leuven to Paris.

What is the fastest way from Leuven to Paris?

The quickest way to travel between Leuven and Paris is by train, which takes on average 2 h 5 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a flight requires on average 3 h 35 min   of travel time.

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 3 h 55 min.

How far is it from Leuven to Paris?

Paris is approximately 174 miles (281 km) away from Leuven.

How many services a day are there between Leuven and Paris?

The average frequency per day from Leuven to Paris is:

  • 10 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Leuven and Paris as scheduled services by flight, bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points in Leuven and in Paris?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Leuven to Paris:

  • Most travelers catch their bus from Leuven, Diestsepoort and arrive in Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine).
  • Most travelers board their train from Leuven and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.
Which travel operators can get me to Paris from Leuven?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Leuven to Paris, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Lufthansa can get you to Paris by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Lufthansa from Leuven to Paris for $342 (€279) on Omio.
  • Eurolines Germany can get you to Paris by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with Eurolines Germany from Leuven to Paris for $37 (€30) on Omio.
  • Thalys can get you to Paris by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Thalys from Leuven to Paris for $96 (€78) on Omio.
Where else should I travel to after my journey from Leuven to Paris ends?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Leuven to Paris often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like London, Barcelona or Amsterdam. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Leuven and Paris itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Paris and any of these top destinations today!
How early should I buy Leuven to Paris tickets online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip from Leuven to Paris, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets are costing on average $342 (€279) one way.
  • Bus tickets cost $37 (€30) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost on average $96 (€78) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Leuven to Paris online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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