Paris to Leiden train

Cheap train tickets from Paris to Leiden

Showing times and prices for 09 Aug

Cheapest

£139

Average

£147

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.

Cheapest
09:22Paris Gare du Nord3h23 12:45Leiden Centraal
1 change
£1391One-way
Cheapest
08:25Paris Gare du Nord3h20 11:45Leiden Centraal
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£1391One-way
08:25Paris Gare du Nord3h20 11:45Leiden Centraal
1 change
£1651One-way

Train schedule Paris to Leiden

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 9 August
08:25Paris Gare du Nord3h20 11:45Leiden Centraal
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08:25Paris Gare du Nord3h20 11:45Leiden Centraal
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09:22Paris Gare du Nord3h23 12:45Leiden Centraal
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Fastest train times from Paris to Leiden

Showing times and prices for 09 Aug

Fastest Journey

3 h 20 m

Average

3 h 21 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

398 km

It's difficult to get from Paris to Leiden without changing at least once.

Fastest
08:25Paris Gare du Nord3h20 11:45Leiden Centraal
1 change
£1651One-way
Fastest
08:25Paris Gare du Nord3h20 11:45Leiden Centraal
1 change
£1391One-way
09:22Paris Gare du Nord3h23 12:45Leiden Centraal
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£1391One-way

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Overview: Train from Paris to Leiden

distanceDistance246 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 20 min
priceAverage train ticket price£119 (€135)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 9 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesThalys

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.

Train companies: Thalys trains Paris to Leiden

Buy your official Thalys train tickets to Leiden from Paris from £39 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient journey.

Thalys

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:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 52 min
  • Average Price: £39
  • Thalys frequency: 5 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Paris to Leiden

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FAQs

Travel by train between Paris, France and Leiden, Netherlands is: Fully open.

Is international entry into Leiden from Paris restricted?

International entry 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?

Entry Requirements:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Leiden, Netherlands?

The government of Netherlands has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

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.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Paris from Leiden?

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

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in France from Leiden?

Requirements for reentering:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Paris, France?

The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

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.

Omio customers have found cheap train tickets between Paris and Leiden for as low as £39  for the next 7 days.
If you are looking to book your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Paris to Leiden train to cost on average £119  one way.
The distance to Leiden from Paris by train is approximately 246 miles.
While the time it takes to travel 246 miles to Leiden from Paris can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Paris to Leiden is on average 3 h 20 min.

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.

For the best Paris to Leiden train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Thalys. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services to Leiden from Paris to compare what amenities they may offer.
On average, there are 10 trains a day from Paris to Leiden. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
If you prefer early morning trains from Paris to Leiden, the first train leaves at 06: 01. If you prefer late night trains from Paris to Leiden, the last train of the day leaves at 18: 19. Omio shows you the latest train from Paris to Leiden timetable to help you book the best departure time for this route.
If you purchase Paris to Leiden train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £119. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Paris and Leiden. Look out for train tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Leiden
Paris Gare de Lyon is the most popular Paris railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Paris for your journey to Leiden.
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+33 184943635
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Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
Public transport options for Paris Gare de Lyon
Metro lines: 1, 14
Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 72, 77, 91
Train lines: TGV, RER A, RER D, Transilien R
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+33 890640650
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Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
Public transport options for Paris Gare du Nord
Metro lines: 4, 5
Bus lines: 65, 26, 43
Train lines: RER B, D, E
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Mon - Fri: 06: 45 - 20: 30 | Sat: 09: 00 - 20: 00 | Sun: 09: 00 - 20: 30
Public transport options for Paris Gare de l'Est
Metro lines: 4, 5, 7
Bus lines: 31, 32, 35, 38, 39, 46, 54, 56, 91
Train lines: RER B, TGV, TGV/ICE, TER, Intercités, OUIGO, Transilien, Russian Railways
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Mon - Fri: 08: 00 - 19: 30 | Sat: 10: 00 - 18: 00
Public transport options for Paris Gare Saint-Lazare
Metro lines: 3, 9, 12, 13, 14
Bus lines: 20, 21, 22, 26, 27, 28, 29, 32, 42, 43, 66, 80, 94, 95, 528, RoissyB
Train lines: TER, Intercités, Transilien J, Transilien L, RER E
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Mon - Sun: 10: 45 - 18: 00
Public transport options for Gare de Paris Bercy
Metro lines: 6, 14
Bus lines: 24, 87, N32, N35
Train lines: TER, Intercités
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Mon - Sun: 08: 00 - 20: 00
Public transport options for Paris Gare d'Austerlitz
Metro lines: 5, 10
Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 89, 91, 215
Train lines: TER Centre-Val de Loire, Intercités, Intercités de Nuit, Transilien, RER C

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