How to get to Amsterdam from Paris

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from Paris to Amsterdam

How to get to Amsterdam from Paris by train, bus, flight or ferry.

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The best way to travel from Paris to Amsterdam is by taking a coach because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

BlaBlaCar Bus
09:557h25
Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
17:20Amsterdam, Piarcoplein (Amsterdam Sloterdijk)
£211One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
BlaBlaCar Bus
22:158h45
Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
07:00Amsterdam, Piarcoplein (Amsterdam Sloterdijk)
£181One-way
0 changes
Fastest
KLM
20:151h10
Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG)
21:25Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (AMS)
£6001One-way
0 changes
Other options
Eurostar
08:243h20
Paris Gare du Nord
11:44Amsterdam Centraal
£1531One-way
0 changes
Eurostar
12:534h42
Paris Gare du Nord
17:35Amsterdam Centraal
£1501One-way
1 change
BlaBlaCar Bus
07:007h15
Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
14:15Amsterdam, Piarcoplein (Amsterdam Sloterdijk)
£211One-way
0 changes
BlaBlaCar Bus
10:458h34
Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
19:19Amsterdam, Piarcoplein (Amsterdam Sloterdijk)
£211One-way
0 changes
BlaBlaCar Bus
08:057h56
Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
16:01Amsterdam, Piarcoplein (Amsterdam Sloterdijk)
£241One-way
0 changes
Air Baltic
09:454h25
Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG)
14:10Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (AMS)
£4471One-way
1 change
Lufthansa
10:353h15
Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG)
13:50Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (AMS)
£4541One-way
1 change
Lufthansa
09:006h00
Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG)
15:00Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (AMS)
£4471One-way
1 change

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Travel Information between Paris and Amsterdam

distanceDistance267 miles
modeAvailable travel modesTrain, coach or flight
priceTicket price range£18 - £152
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £18 • 6 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £152 • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus, KLM or Thalys

Take a train, coach or flight to travel 267 miles from Paris to Amsterdam. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are BlaBlaCar Bus, KLM or Thalys among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, flight or train from Paris to Amsterdam.

How to Travel from Paris to Amsterdam

The route from Paris to Amsterdam is well-served by bus, train, and plane. Travelling by plane the journey on average takes 1 hour and 30 minutes. Buses tend to be the cheapest option. For those that prefer to travel via. train there up to 10 services a day from Paris to Amsterdam.

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

Paris to Amsterdam Travel Comparison

Average Price

Travel Time

Cheapest Time to Book

buses

£21.07

7:10 h

1 Week Ahead

trains

£57.92

3:17 h

1 Month Ahead

flight

£26.04

1:30 h

2 Months Ahead



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

Cheapest way to travel from Paris to Amsterdam


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Taking the bus is the cheapest way to travel from Paris to Amsterdam. Buses travelling from Paris to Amsterdam depart from different stations depending on the bus company, including Gare Routière Bercy Arena, Porte Maillot, Porte d'Orléans, Porte Bagnolet and Paris CDG (Terminal 3). Over 40 buses travel from Paris to Amsterdam every day, with the earliest departing at 7:00 a.m. Bus companies that travel from Paris to Amsterdam include Eurolines, Flixbus, and Ouibus.


Fastest way to travel from Paris to Amsterdam


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Flying is the fastest way to travel from Paris to Amsterdam. With only 1 hour and 30 minutes of flight time, taking a flight is at least 2 hours faster than taking the train or bus. However, when travel time to and from Paris to Amsterdam airports is taken into consideration, taking a flight takes nearly the same amount of time as the train. Flights travelling from Paris to Amsterdam can depart from either Paris Charles De Gaulle or Paris Orly, depending on the airline. All flights land at Amsterdam Schipol. Flight providers include Air France, KLM and more.


Most popular way to travel from Paris to Amsterdam


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Catching a flight is the most popular way to travel from Paris to Amsterdam. Considering that trains and flights require approximately the same amount of time to travel from Paris to Amsterdam and airfare is generally less costly, most travellers choose to save money by flying. However, taking the train is also a popular option for travellers who prefer extra space on the journey.


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Find the best journey to Amsterdam from Paris with FlixBus, SWISS and Austrian Airlines. Comparing timetables and prices and booking the most popular journey has never been easier with over 1000 travel operators on Omio.

Eurostar is the exclusive high-speed railway service connecting the United Kingdom with countries in Europe like France, Belgium and the Netherlands. Most Eurostar travel travel through the Channel Tunnel between the UK and France. With a high-speed travel service reaching speeds up to 186 mph (300 km/h), you will travel between Paris and Amsterdam in ultimate comfort coupled with modern, comfortable seats and large windows. When booking your Eurostar travel from Paris to Amsterdam, you can choose between three ticket types: 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).

    FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost travel providers in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travellers in both continents the option to take a long-distance travel at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

      KLM is the Netherlands' national carrier and offers two types of ticket for your travel from Paris to Amsterdam: Economy and Business.

        FAQs: Paris to Amsterdam

        FAQs: Travel to Amsterdam 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 Paris to Amsterdam.
        FAQs

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

        The cheapest way to get from Paris to Amsterdam is by taking a coach with average ticket prices of £18 compared to other travel options to Amsterdam:

        Taking a coach costs £135 less than taking a flight, which average ticket prices of £152.

        Taking a coach costs £64 less than taking a train, which average ticket prices of £82.

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

        There are alternative travel options to Amsterdam that take longer:

        Coach takes 6 h 20 min on average.

        Train takes 3 h 17 min on average.

        The distance between Paris and Amsterdam is around 267 miles.

        The average frequency per day from Paris to Amsterdam is:

        • 25 coaches a day.
        • 10 trains a day.

        However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Paris to Amsterdam as scheduled services by train, coach or flight can vary by season or day of the week.

        These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Paris to Amsterdam:

        • Most travellers board their coach from Paris, Roissypôle Bus Station and arrive in Amsterdam, Piarcoplein (Amsterdam Sloterdijk).
        • Most travellers board their plane from Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport and arrive in Amsterdam Airport Schiphol.
        • Most travellers who book a train ticket from Paris to Amsterdam depart from Paris Gare du Nord to Amsterdam Centraal.

        The following travel companies offer services from Paris to Amsterdam:

        • Travel with BlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus or Movelia for coaches to Amsterdam. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for BlaBlaCar Bus Paris to Amsterdam tickets on Omio for £18.
        • Travel with KLM, Transavia Airlines, Transavia France, Air France, Lufthansa, KLM Cityhopper, Lufthansa Cityline (2), Austrian Airlines, LAER, SWISS, Edelweiss Air, Air Dolomiti, Norwegian Air, Air Baltic, Air Serbia or Eurowings to go to Amsterdam by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Transavia Airlines Paris to Amsterdam tickets on Omio for £101.
        • Travel with Thalys, Eurostar, NS International | IC Brussel, PKP Intercity, Regional, Deutsche Bahn or BSB to go to Amsterdam by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Eurostar Paris to Amsterdam tickets on Omio for £82.

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

        • Direct coaches with BlaBlaCar Bus or FlixBus with 14 direct coaches per day.
        • Direct train available with Thalys or Eurostar 10 direct trains per day.

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

        Your journey from Paris to Amsterdam doesn't have to end in Amsterdam. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like Brussels, Berlin, London or Barcelona. If you’d like to add Brussels, Berlin, London or Barcelona to your Paris to Amsterdam trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Amsterdam today!

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