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from Amsterdam to Paris

You can get from Amsterdam to Paris by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Amsterdam to Paris on 20 Jun we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

23:55Amsterdam, Sloterdijk6h15 06:10Paris
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£341One-way
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23:55Amsterdam, Sloterdijk6h15 06:10Paris
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£341One-way
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22:15Amsterdam, Sloterdijk7h15 05:30Paris
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£341One-way
14:55Amsterdam, Sloterdijk7h10 22:05Paris
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£611One-way
10:15Amsterdam Centraal3h23 13:38Paris Gare du Nord
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£1381One-way

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Sat
19 Jun
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£17Flixbus
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Sun
20 Jun
£123Thalys
£25Flixbus
£216Lufthansa Cityline
Mon
21 Jun
£123Thalys
£17Flixbus
£119HOP!
Tue
22 Jun
£111Thalys
£17Flixbus
£181Lufthansa Cityline
Wed
23 Jun
£89Thalys
£17BlaBlaCar Bus
£122KLM
Thu
24 Jun
£89Thalys
£17Flixbus
£294KLM
Fri
25 Jun
£89Thalys
£17Flixbus
£158KLM
Sat
26 Jun
£89Thalys
£17Flixbus
£118KLM
Sun
27 Jun
£89Thalys
£23Flixbus
£118KLM
Mon
28 Jun
£89Thalys
£17Flixbus
£118KLM
Tue
29 Jun
£80Thalys
£17Flixbus
£118KLM
Wed
30 Jun
£89Thalys
£17Flixbus
£118KLM
Thu
1 Jul
£89Thalys
£17Flixbus
£160KLM
Fri
2 Jul
£89Thalys
£17BlaBlaCar Bus
£89Lufthansa Cityline
Sat
3 Jul
£89Thalys
£17Flixbus
£89Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
4 Jul
£89Thalys
£17BlaBlaCar Bus
£118KLM
Mon
5 Jul
£80Thalys
£17BlaBlaCar Bus
£118KLM
Tue
6 Jul
£32Thalys
£15BlaBlaCar Bus
£118KLM
Wed
7 Jul
£71Thalys
£15BlaBlaCar Bus
£118KLM
Thu
8 Jul
£71Thalys
£15BlaBlaCar Bus
£118KLM
Fri
9 Jul
£59Thalys
£20BlaBlaCar Bus
£116KLM

How to Travel from Amsterdam to Paris

Passengers wishing to travel from Amsterdam to Paris have several direct daily options. The fastest method of travel is by high-speed train while coaches can take up to 10 hours.

Buses from Amsterdam to Paris | Trains from Amsterdam to Paris | Flights from Amsterdam to Paris

Amsterdam to Paris Travel Comparison

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buses

£15.38

07:15 h

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flight

£17.09

3:17 h

2 Months Before

flight

£25.66

1:30 h

2 Months Before



What is the best way to travel from Amsterdam to Paris?

Cheapest way to travel from Amsterdam to Paris


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The cheapest way to travel from Amsterdam to Paris is by bus. Ouibus, Flixbus and Megabus operate over 15 direct routes a day between the two cities with journey times that vary from 7 to 10 hours. Departures commence at around 7:30 a.m. and continue throughout the day until just after 11:00 p.m. Departures are from Amsterdam Sloterdijk Bus Station with arrivals at either Paris Porte Maillot or Paris Gare Bercy. Sloterdijk Bus Station is linked to Amsterdam by suburban trains, trams and buses while both Paris Porte Maillot and Gare Bercy enjoy good links with the city's extensive public transport system. Taxis are available at all stations.


Fastest way to travel from Amsterdam to Paris


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When accounting for waiting times and check in, trains are the quickest way to travel from Amsterdam to Paris, however, when counting just the journey duration, flights are the quickest way to travel from Amsterdam to Paris. KLM and Air France codeshare flights between the two cities offering 13 non-stop services a day. Departures begin at around 5:00 a.m. and continue until just before 7:00 p.m. The overall journey time is approximately 4 hours. Flights depart from Amsterdam-Schiphol Airport and arrive at Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport.


Most popular way to travel from Amsterdam to Paris


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The most popular way to get from Amsterdam to Paris is by train. There are ten French Thalys trains every day with a direct journey time between the two cities of just over 3 hours. The first departure from Amsterdam Centraal Station is just before 6:30 a.m., with the last train leaving at around 7:30 p.m. Trains arrive at Paris Gare du Nord. Both Amsterdam Centraal and Paris Gare du Nord are centrally located within their respective cities, with good public transport links.


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FAQs
Is international travel between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Paris, France allowed?

Travel from Amsterdam, Netherlands to Paris, France is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Paris from Amsterdam restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Paris, France from Amsterdam?

Entry Requirements:

  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 7 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Mandatory installation of smart phone app for contact purposes

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Paris, France?

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

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

The above information was last verified on 18/06/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Paris from Amsterdam closer to your planned date of departure here.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Amsterdam, Netherlands from Paris, France?

Return travel to Amsterdam, Netherlands from France is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Netherlands from France?

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

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Netherlands from France?

Requirements for reentering Netherlands:

  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Netherlands?

All travellers must abide by the following measures in Netherlands to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Amsterdam, Netherlands was last verified on 16/06/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Amsterdam from Paris.

What are my travel options from Amsterdam to Paris?

You can travel between Amsterdam and Paris 3 different ways: coach, flight or train.

How far is it from Amsterdam to Paris?

You should expect to travel around 267 miles (430 km) from Amsterdam to Paris.

When going from Amsterdam to Paris, where do I depart from Amsterdam and where do I arrive in Paris?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Amsterdam to Paris:

  • Coaches from Amsterdam to Paris most often leave from Amsterdam, Sloterdijk and arrive in Paris, Quai de Bercy (Parking Saemes Bercy Autocars).
  • Flights mostly depart from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol and arrive in Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport.
  • Trains most often depart from Amsterdam at Amsterdam Centraal and arrive in Paris at Paris Gare de Lyon.
Who can get me from Amsterdam to Paris?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Amsterdam to Paris, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Paris by coach. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Amsterdam to Paris tickets on Omio for £17.
  • Air France can take you to Paris by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for Air France from Amsterdam to Paris for £132.
  • Thalys can take you to Paris by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Thalys from Amsterdam to Paris for £90.
Can I travel directly to Paris from Amsterdam?

Yes, there are direct services available from Amsterdam to Paris with the following travel operators:

  • You can take a direct coach with Flixbus or BlaBlaCar Bus.
  • You'll find direct flights with KLM or Air France.
  • You can travel directly by train with Thalys.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Paris as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Amsterdam to Paris.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Amsterdam to Paris?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Amsterdam to Paris often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like London, Barcelona or Brussels. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Amsterdam and Paris itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Paris and any of these top destinations today!
How early should I buy tickets between Amsterdam and Paris online for the best deals?

Before travelling from Amsterdam to Paris, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket is on average £17 one way for this trip.
  • The price of a plane ticket is on average £132 one way for this trip.
  • The price of a train ticket is £90 one way on average for this journey.

But we recommend booking Amsterdam to Paris tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

What is the cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Paris?

The cheapest way from Amsterdam to Paris is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £17 compared to other travel options to Paris:

A coach is £115 less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Amsterdam to Paris costing on average £132.

A coach journey is usually £72 less than a journey to Paris by train, which costs on average £90 for the same trip.

What is the fastest way from Amsterdam to Paris?

The fastest way from Amsterdam to Paris is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 15 min.

Other travel options to Paris from Amsterdam can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 6 h 15 min  of travel time.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 3 h 20 min  of travel time.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Amsterdam City Centre
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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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