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Overview: Train from Paris to Zaventem

distanceDistance169 miles (272 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h
priceAverage train ticket price£73 (€83)
frequencyTrain frequency8 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 8 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesThalys

Trains from Paris to Zaventem cover the 169 miles (272 km) long trip taking on average 2 h with our travel partners like Thalys. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £51, but the average price of train tickets is £73. Travellers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Brussels Airport-Zaventem.

Train companies: Thalys trains Paris to Zaventem

For as little as £51 you can travel by train to Zaventem from Paris with Thalys. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this journey.

Thalys

Thalys is a French-Belgian high-speed train company that connects the main capital cities. For your next train to Zaventem from Paris with Thalys, you can choose from these different ticket fares: Standard Mini, Standard, Comfort and Premium.

It’s easy to book your Thalys train ticket between Paris and Zaventem online with Omio! Simply check the current Thalys train timetables for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route from Paris to Zaventem as well as relevant travel information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard) for that train and book cheap Thalys train tickets online. Prices for Thalys trains between Paris and Zaventem start at £51 one-way if you book in advance, and you can expect to travel around 169 miles (272 km). If you search for Thalys trains in the Omio app, you can check straight away if the Thalys tickets are mobile tickets, which makes it easier than ever to go paperless when travelling by train between Paris and Zaventem. Let Omio do all the work for you finding the best Paris to Zaventem Thalys train ticket so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey!

  • Average Price: £51

Thalys has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Thalys tickets to Zaventem from Paris and when travelling by train:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Verification of ticket with valid ID
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • If a ticket is nonrefundable, a Thalys e-voucher can still be issued for a 15€ fee to passengers requesting a refund up to 30 days after the departure date.

Thalys trains from Paris to Zaventem

The Thalys is a high-speed train in France which travels to over 17 cities throughout Europe, making it a very handy railway company to take if you’re looking to explore several European countries in one. The Thalys train map connects several destinations in France—the most popular being the Thalys train from Paris to Brussels and onwards to Cologne or Amsterdam. Picking up cheap Thalys tickets is easy in the app; just book Ticketless Journeys in advance or add discount cards to get deals on your next trip to France.

Thalys Standard, Thalys Comfort or Thalys Premium fare types are available; you to compare prices for high-speed trains from Paris to Zaventem on Omio. The differences between each class is WiFi speed, seat comfort and more quiet zones. With Premium tickets you get served a meal and drinks throughout the journey with access to the Thalys lounge and newspapers. Pick up a cheap Thalys ticket by travelling during off-peak, mid-week hours and by planning in advance. The cheapest day to travel by train on tends to be on a Tuesday or Wednesday.

By booking your train from Paris to Zaventem with Omio, you can pay in GBP and receive travel updates in English, so if your Thalys train is cancelled, Omio will suggest alternatives—we are with you all the way.


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Travel Tips: Trains from Paris to Zaventem

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FAQs

Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains from Paris to Zaventem?

Travel between Paris, France and Zaventem, Belgium by train is: Partially open.

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

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

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Belgium from Paris?

Conditions of entry:

  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)

What are the safety rules to follow in Zaventem, Belgium?

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

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

The information above was last checked on 24/01/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Zaventem from Paris before travelling.

Are there restrictions on returning to France from Belgium by train?

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

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

Reentry to France is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium

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

What are the entry requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be tested. A positive test will result in mandatory quarantine

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

Last verified on 24/01/2022. 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 Zaventem to Paris train here.

How much do cheap trains from Paris to Zaventem cost?

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train to Zaventem from Paris for as little as £51  in the next 7 days.

How much does the train from Paris to Zaventem cost on average?

If you’re looking to book tickets for this trip in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Paris to Zaventem train prices are on average £73  one way.

How far is it from Paris to Zaventem by train?

You should expect to travel around 169 miles (272 km)  from Paris to Zaventem by train.

What is the average Paris to Zaventem train duration?

On average the train from Paris to Zaventem duration is 2 h  for the 169 miles (272 km) long trip, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

Which train station in Paris goes to Zaventem? Which train station do I come into Zaventem from Paris?

When taking a train from Paris, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est. When you arrive in Zaventem, your train can arrive in train stations including Brussels Airport-Zaventem and Zaventem.

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Paris Gare de Lyon   to Brussels Airport-Zaventem.

Where is the Paris train station located? Where is the Zaventem train station located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon, which is located around 1.3 miles (2.1 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Brussels Airport-Zaventem, located 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from the city centre.

What train providers go from Paris to Zaventem?

If you're looking for trains from Paris to Zaventem, you can rely on Thalys to get you to Zaventem. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Paris to Zaventem trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

How many train services are there between Paris and Zaventem a day?

The average number of trains departing Paris for Zaventem is 8 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

When is the earliest train from Paris to Zaventem? When is the last train from Paris to Zaventem?

The earliest train departing from Paris to Zaventem leaves at 09: 25. The last train departing from Paris to Zaventem leaves at 09: 25. You can find the latest Paris to Zaventem train timetable on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

How early should I purchase Paris to Zaventem train tickets to get the best deals?

In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this journey and save money. If you book train tickets between Paris and Zaventem within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £73 one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Paris to Zaventem a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Paris
Zaventem
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 Zaventem.
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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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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