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.
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6 h 45 m
7 h 42 m
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Of the 4 buses that leave Paris for Amsterdam every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||267 miles (430 km)|
|Average coach duration||6 h 45 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£23 (€26)|
|Coach companies||Alsa, Movelia, Infobus, Eurolines Switzerland, Ouibus, Eurolines France, BlaBlaCar Bus or Flixbus|
Coaches from Paris to Amsterdam cover the 267 miles (430 km) long route taking on average 6 h 45 min with our travel partners like Alsa, Movelia, Infobus, Eurolines Switzerland, Ouibus, Eurolines France, BlaBlaCar Bus or Flixbus. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £23, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £19. Travellers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Amsterdam, Radarweg (Sloterdijk).
You can travel by coach between Paris and Amsterdam with FlixBus, BlaBlaCar Bus and Alsa for as low as £19. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.
FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost coach providers in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travellers in both continents the option to take a long-distance coach at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight coaches on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long coach journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.
Alsa is the main provier of coach travel in Spain. As a subsidiary of the UK coach operator National Express, Alsa offers a plethora of regional, national and international routes and transports more than 300 million passengers per year. Alsa has an impressive fleet of coaches with different levels of comfort and amenities on offer. Aside from the Alsa Normal coach with free WiFi, toilets, footrests and entertainment on board, the Alsa Supra, Alsa Eurobus and Alsa Premium coaches provide more luxurious services when travelling by road, depending on the specific route. Apart from the Standard ticket, Alsa offers other coach tickets like Minimum, Reduced and Flexible fares on select routes.
BlaBlaCar Bus (formerly known as Ouibus or iDBUS), a subsidiary of the popular French car sharing service, BlaBlaCar, is a provider operating long-distance coach services in 10 countries in Europe. Founded in France, BlaBlaCar Bus provides connections to over 300 destinations. Standard amenities on the coaches include air conditioning, toilets, USB and power outlets for charging phones, tablets and laptops during long coach journeys, extra legroom and adjustable seats. On select routes there is also free Wi-Fi available. BlaBlaCar Bus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one cabin bag and up to two hold bags per person.
Several operators run direct bus services from Paris to the Dutch capital, with Eurolines and FlixBus running the majority of buses from Paris to Amsterdam daily. Megabus also runs a more limited service between the two European capitals. Services depart Paris at least once every 30 minutes during peak daytime hours, with first services commencing at 07:00 a.m. each morning. Departures leave Paris throughout the day, with a final outbound service bound for Amsterdam at 11:00 p.m.
Buses from Paris to Amsterdam depart various locations throughout the French capital. Most bus services depart Paris Gallieni Porte Bagnolet and Paris Gare du Nord and arrive at Amsterdam's central bus station. Paris is well connected with its own Metro system, providing 24 hour service across most of its 9 lines. Taxis can offer a more convenient option for the first leg of the journey for more remote stations.
The Dutch capital offers some of the most historic architecture in Western Europe, with world-famous museums and attractions to accommodate everyone from the backpacker, to the big family group. Take a walk along the city's famous canal, or explore the meandering streets of old Amsterdam and soak in the local Dutch culture. Buses from Paris to Amsterdam usually arrive into the city's central bus station, situated at the heart of the capital. Amsterdam has a reliable public transport system, with an extensive tram network covering the city centre and outlying areas of interest, providing quick and affordable travel for tourists. A reliable bus service is also available for travel across Amsterdam itself, with limited night services available. Amsterdam's main railway station provides connections to the rest of the Netherlands, as well as intercity trains to destinations in France, Germany and beyond.
Travel by coach between Paris, France and Amsterdam, Netherlands is: Fully open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France
The government of Netherlands has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 27/06/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach to Amsterdam from Paris closer to your date of departure here.
The restriction level for your return coach to Paris, France from Amsterdam is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
Conditions of reentry:
The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 28/06/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach to Paris from Amsterdam closer to your date of departure here.
Some of the Paris coach stations to Amsterdam you can start your journey from include Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine), Paris, Place du Pantheon (Bibliothèque Sainte-Geneviève) and Paris, La Défense. Similarly, some of the arrival coach stations in Amsterdam include Amsterdam, Radarweg (Sloterdijk), Amsterdam Stadium Holanda and Amsterdam, Centraal.
When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arriving in Amsterdam, Radarweg (Sloterdijk).
Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their coaches from Paris Gare de Lyon and need to travel around 1.9 miles (3.1 km) from the city centre to get to this coach station.
Passengers arriving in Amsterdam most often arrive at Amsterdam, Radarweg (Sloterdijk) and need to travel around 2.5 miles (4 km) from this coach station to the city centre.
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