How to travel from Mechelen to Paris

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Travel Information between Mechelen and Paris

distanceDistance177 miles (285 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$14 - $148
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $14 (€13) • 5 h 18 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $148 (€138) • 55 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Brussels Airlines or Thalys

Travel 177 miles (285 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train between Mechelen and Paris. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 55 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $14 (€13). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus, Brussels Airlines or Thalys among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Mechelen to Paris.

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FAQs

Travel between Mechelen, Belgium and Paris, France is: Fully open.

Can travelers from Belgium enter France?

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

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

Conditions of entry into France:

  • There are no current restrictions

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: Recommended

This information was last checked on 8/8/22. 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 from Mechelen to Paris.

The restriction level for your return to Mechelen, Belgium from France is: Fully open.

Is my journey back to Mechelen from Paris restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Mechelen from Paris?

Conditions of reentry into Belgium:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Mechelen, Belgium?

You should observe these safety measures in Belgium as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Belgium was last checked on 7/28/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Mechelen from Paris closer to your date of departure here.

There are 4 travel options from Mechelen to Paris: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to travel from Mechelen to Paris is by taking a bus with an average price of $14 (€13).

This is compared to other travel options to Paris:

Taking a bus is usually $134 (€125) less than taking a flight to Paris, which costs on average $148 (€138) for the same trip.

A bus is $34 (€32) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Mechelen to Paris costing on average $48 (€45).

The fastest way to get to Paris from Mechelen is by flight with an average travel time of 55 min.

Other travel options to Paris can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Paris by bus can take on average 5 h 18 min.

In comparison, getting to Paris by train can take on average 2 h 7 min.

The distance from Mechelen to Paris is approximately 177 miles (285 km).

The average frequency per day from Mechelen to Paris is:

  • 16 buses a day.
  • Around 15 trains per day.

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Mechelen to Paris:

  • Trains mostly depart from Mechelen and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.

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

  • Travel with Flixbus for buses to Paris. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Mechelen to Paris tickets on Omio for $14 (€13).
  • Travel with Brussels Airlines for flights to Paris. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Brussels Airlines Mechelen to Paris tickets on Omio for $148 (€138).
  • Travel with Thalys for trains to Paris. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Thalys Mechelen to Paris tickets on Omio for $48 (€45).
Many of our customers who book a trip from Mechelen 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 Mechelen and Paris itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Paris and any of these top destinations today!

Before traveling from Mechelen to Paris, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket costs $14 (€13) one way on average for this journey.
  • A plane ticket costs $148 (€138) one way on average for this route.
  • A train ticket for this trip costs on average $48 (€45) one way.

But we recommend booking Mechelen to Paris tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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