The cheapest trains from Amsterdam to Paris

Showing times and prices for 22 Sep

Cheapest

£121

Average

£132

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 Amsterdam to Paris will cost around £ 132 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 121.

Cheapest
08:15Amsterdam Centraal3h20 11:35Paris Gare du Nord
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£1211One-way
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11:15Amsterdam Centraal3h20 14:35Paris Gare du Nord
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£1211One-way
Cheapest
09:15Amsterdam Centraal3h20 12:35Paris Gare du Nord
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£1211One-way
11:28Amsterdam Centraal4h37 16:05Paris Gare du Nord
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£1341One-way
10:15Amsterdam Centraal3h50 14:05Paris Gare du Nord
1 changes
£1621One-way

Timetable Amsterdam to Paris

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08:15Amsterdam Centraal3h20 11:35Paris Gare du Nord
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09:15Amsterdam Centraal3h20 12:35Paris Gare du Nord
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10:15Amsterdam Centraal3h50 14:05Paris Gare du Nord
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11:15Amsterdam Centraal3h20 14:35Paris Gare du Nord
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11:28Amsterdam Centraal4h37 16:05Paris Gare du Nord
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COMPARE Prices across different modes

Tue
21 Sep
£104Thalys
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£236Swiss
Wed
22 Sep
£121Thalys
£17Flixbus
£200tab
Thu
23 Sep
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£15Flixbus
£177Lufthansa
Fri
24 Sep
£121Thalys
£17BlaBlaCar Bus
£218Air Dolomiti
Sat
25 Sep
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£15Flixbus
£172Swiss
Sun
26 Sep
£109Thalys
£15Flixbus
£149Lufthansa
Mon
27 Sep
£109Thalys
£15Flixbus
£143Lufthansa
Tue
28 Sep
£79Thalys
£15Flixbus
£146Austrian Airlines
Wed
29 Sep
£104Thalys
£15Flixbus
£143Austrian Airlines
Thu
30 Sep
£104Thalys
£15Flixbus
£122Lufthansa Cityline
Fri
1 Oct
£118Thalys
£15Flixbus
£121Austrian Airlines
Sat
2 Oct
£88Thalys
£15Flixbus
£81Austrian Airlines
Sun
3 Oct
£88Thalys
£15Flixbus
£122Lufthansa Cityline
Mon
4 Oct
£156Deutsche Bahn
£15Flixbus
£121Austrian Airlines
Tue
5 Oct
£88Thalys
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£95Swiss
Wed
6 Oct
£156Deutsche Bahn
£15Flixbus
£100Austrian Airlines
Thu
7 Oct
£83Thalys
£15Flixbus
£98Swiss
Fri
8 Oct
£88Thalys
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£81Austrian Airlines
Sat
9 Oct
£156Deutsche Bahn with connection
£15Flixbus
£81Austrian Airlines
Sun
10 Oct
£88Thalys
£15Flixbus
£93Lufthansa Cityline
Mon
11 Oct
£88Thalys
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£93Lufthansa

The fastest trains from Amsterdam to Paris

Showing times and prices for 22 Sep

Fastest Journey

3 h 20 m

Average

3 h 41 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

431 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Amsterdam for Paris every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 431 km distance in an average of 3 h 41 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 3 h 20 m .

The slowest trains will take 4 h 37 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
08:15Amsterdam Centraal3h20 11:35Paris Gare du Nord
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£1211One-way
Fastest
11:15Amsterdam Centraal3h20 14:35Paris Gare du Nord
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£1211One-way
Fastest
09:15Amsterdam Centraal3h20 12:35Paris Gare du Nord
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£1211One-way
10:15Amsterdam Centraal3h50 14:05Paris Gare du Nord
1 changes
£1621One-way
11:28Amsterdam Centraal4h37 16:05Paris Gare du Nord
1 changes
£1341One-way

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Train Information to Paris from Amsterdam

distanceDistance267 miles (430 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 20 min
priceAverage train ticket price£114 (€127)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesThalys, Eurostar or TGV

Trains from Amsterdam to Paris cover the 267 miles (430 km) long route taking on average 3 h 20 min with our travel partners like Thalys, Eurostar or TGV. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £114, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £104. Travellers depart most frequently from Amsterdam Centraal and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.

Eurostar
Thalys

You can find the best prices on Eurostar train tickets between Amsterdam and Paris on Omio. Eurostar’s high-speed railway service connects the United Kingdom to Europe through the Channel Tunnel, also known as the Chunnel, with journeys connecting London to Paris, Brussels, Lille and Amsterdam amongst other popular European cities. The Eurostar effectively opens up train travel in Europe to passengers from the UK. With Eurostar trains reaching speeds up to 200 mph, you can travel 267 miles (430 km) underwater through the Chunnel from Amsterdam to Paris comfortably.

When you book your Eurostar train from Amsterdam to Paris, you can choose between three classes: Standard, Standard Premier (with light refreshments served and spacious seats), and Business Premier (with flexible travel options, spacious seating, lounge access, priority boarding and hot meal served). Simply check Eurostar train timetables for Amsterdam to Paris, choose the best ticket prices available for this journey and book your train ticket on Omio!

Eurostar has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and travelling by train from Amsterdam to Paris:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • If passengers have an upcoming booking and are unable to or would rather not travel, there is a possibility to postpone their trip and claim an eVoucher. The eVoucher allows passengers to make a new booking within 12 months of the initial booking for travel until late 2021.

How to take the train from Amsterdam to Paris?

Trains from Amsterdam to Paris depart from Amsterdam Centraal Station, right in the city centre, with many tourist attractions within easy walking distance. Amsterdam has efficient public transport, with Metro trains, trams, buses and water taxis. Trams leave from the city centre to Amsterdam Centraal, while buses run to the station from the suburbs and surrounding areas. The bus service also includes several night routes. The most scenic way of getting around Amsterdam is by hop-on hop-off ferries, which disembark outside the station.

Trains from Amsterdam to Paris arrive at Paris Nord Station. This is on the Regional Express Line to Charles de Gaulle Airport, and on lines 2, 4 and 5 of the Metro system. Frequent buses leave Paris Nord for destinations across the city and further afield. Paris has a regular night bus service, Noctiliens, operating throughout the week. Taxis are available at the station.

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Quick Guide: Trains from Amsterdam to Paris

Average Price: £31
Trains per day: ~ 13
Changes: Direct
Average Time: 3h18
Fastest Route: 3h18
Slowest Route: 4h01

Trains from Amsterdam to Paris: Journey Details

Trains from Amsterdam to Paris are Thalys high-speed trains, operated jointly by several European countries, including France and The Netherlands. Direct trains run approximately every hour between around 6:15 a.m. and just after 7:15 p.m., with a journey time of about 3.5 hours. Later departures involve an overnight journey on sleeper trains.

 

Amsterdam to Paris Train Cost

Prices for trains from Amsterdam to Paris when you book in advance

Booking Period

Average Price

Same Day

£120

1 Day in Advance

£130

1 Week in Advance

£91

2 Weeks in Advance

£75

1 Month in Advance

£60

3 Months in Advance

£48


Based on Omio's travel data, as the table above clearly illustrates, ticket prices on trains to Paris from Amsterdam decrease the further you book in advance.

It is well worth booking trains from Amsterdam to Paris in advance. Even just 1 week in advance is already a significant saving, but as in most cases, the earlier you book Amsterdam to Paris train tickets, the cheaper you will get them.


All trains from Amsterdam to Paris depart from Amsterdam Centraal. Amsterdam to Paris trains departs roughly every hour.

It is 24% cheaper to book your train ticket 1 week in advance as opposed to the day you intend to travel.

Finally, Amsterdam to Paris train costs are 50% cheaper when booked 1 month in advance as opposed to purchasing a train ticket the day of.

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Trains from Amsterdam to Paris
Travel by train to Paris 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 Amsterdam to Paris.
FAQs
Is travel by train currently allowed from Amsterdam, Netherlands to Paris, France?

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

What is the status of international entry into France from Netherlands?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in France from Amsterdam?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • 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?

When travelling in France, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 20/09/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Amsterdam to Paris before travelling.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to Netherlands from Paris, France?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Paris to Amsterdam is: Fully open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Netherlands from France?

Reentry to Netherlands 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?

What are the entry requirements?

  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Health declaration required

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

Last verified on 19/09/2021. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Paris to Amsterdam train here.

How much do cheap trains to Paris from Amsterdam cost?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains to Paris from Amsterdam to cost as little as £104  in the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket from Amsterdam to Paris?
The Amsterdam to Paris train ticket price is on average £114  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this trip in the next week.
What is the distance by train from Amsterdam to Paris?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance between Amsterdam and Paris via train to be approximately 267 miles (430 km).
How long does it take from Amsterdam to Paris by train?
While the time it takes to travel 267 miles (430 km) from Amsterdam to Paris can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Amsterdam to Paris is on average 3 h 20 min.
Which train station in Amsterdam goes to Paris? Which train station do I come into Paris from Amsterdam?

There are a few train stations in Amsterdam to start your journey from including Amsterdam Centraal and Amsterdam Sloterdijk. In Paris you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Amsterdam Centraal   and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.

Where is the departure train station in Amsterdam located? Where is the arrival train station in Paris located?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Amsterdam Centraal, located approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Amsterdam. The most popular arrival train station in Paris, called Paris Gare de Lyon, is located around 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from its city centre.

What train companies go from Amsterdam to Paris?
If you're looking for trains from Amsterdam to Paris, you can rely on Thalys, Eurostar or TGV to get you to Paris. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Amsterdam to Paris route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
When can I take the first train from Amsterdam to Paris? When can I take the last train for the day?
You can take the first train from Amsterdam to Paris at 05: 38   or take the last train from Amsterdam to Paris leaving at 11: 15. Look for the latest Amsterdam Paris train schedule on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this trip.
How early should I buy train tickets to Paris from Amsterdam to score the best deals?
If you book a train ticket between Amsterdam and Paris within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £114 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Paris from Amsterdam are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Amsterdam
Paris
Amsterdam Centraal
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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 51, 52, 53, 54<br>Bus lines 18, 21, 22, 32, 33, 34, 35, 42, 43<br>Tram lines 1, 2, 4, 5, 9, 13, 16, 17, 24, 26
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.
Amsterdam Sloterdijk
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