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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3 h 20 m
3 h 21 m
Trains per day
It's difficult to get from Paris to Leiden without changing at least once.
|Average train duration||3 h 20 min|
|Average train ticket price||£119 (€135)|
|Train frequency||10 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 9 direct trains a day|
Trains from Paris to Leiden cover the 246 miles long journey taking on average 3 h 20 min with our travel partners like Thalys. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £39, but the average price of train tickets is £119. Travellers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Leiden Centraal.
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Thalys is a French-Belgian high-speed train company that connects the main capital cities. For your next train from Paris to Leiden with Thalys, you can choose from these different ticket fares: Standard Mini, Standard, Comfort and Premium.
Omio helps you find the perfect Paris - Leiden train with Thalys. Whether you are searching for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train between Paris and Leiden, Omio shows you Thalys current train timetables, tickets, prices and other travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard) to help you find the best train ticket for your upcoming Paris to Leiden route. You can expect to travel around 246 miles (397 km) from Paris to Leiden on a train with Thalys. Once you are ready, buy your one-way Thalys tickets between Paris and Leiden starting as low as £39 if you book in advance. If you use the Omio app to book your ticket, you can check straight away to see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when travelling by train instead of purchasing tickets at the train station in person. So, book your tickets with ease and comfort online and enjoy a smooth journey with Thalys!
Thalys from Paris to Leiden train information:
Travel by train between Paris, France and Leiden, 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 28/07/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Paris to Leiden closer to your date of departure here.
Return travel from Netherlands to France is: Fully open.
Entry into France is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
Requirements for reentering:
The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 07/08/2022. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Paris from Leiden.
When taking the train to Leiden from Paris, you can choose to depart from train stations like Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est. Your trip can end in train stations such as Leiden Centraal, Leiden Lammenschans and Leiden, Transferium.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Leiden Centraal.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and travel around 1.9 miles (3.1 km) from the city centre to this train station.
Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Leiden Centraal and need to travel approximately 1.5 miles (2.4 km) from the train station to the city centre in Leiden.
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