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from Rotterdam to Paris

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

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Tue
24 May
£113Thalys
£14Flixbus
Wed
25 May
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£21Flixbus
Thu
26 May
£113Thalys
£21BlaBlaCar Bus
Fri
27 May
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£34BlaBlaCar Bus
Sat
28 May
£131Thalys
£17Flixbus
Sun
29 May
£113Thalys
£40Flixbus
Mon
30 May
£113Thalys
£34BlaBlaCar Bus
Tue
31 May
£80Thalys
£14Flixbus
Wed
1 Jun
£101Thalys
£14Flixbus
Thu
2 Jun
£113Thalys
£14BlaBlaCar Bus
Fri
3 Jun
£113Thalys
£21Flixbus
Sat
4 Jun
£113Thalys
£20Flixbus
Sun
5 Jun
£101Thalys
£21Flixbus
Mon
6 Jun
£113Thalys
£31BlaBlaCar Bus
Tue
7 Jun
£80Thalys
£17Flixbus
Wed
8 Jun
£80Thalys
£14Flixbus
Thu
9 Jun
£80Thalys
£14Flixbus
Fri
10 Jun
£113Thalys
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Sat
11 Jun
£71Thalys
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Sun
12 Jun
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Travel Information between Rotterdam and Paris

distanceDistance231 miles (373 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£14 - £56
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £14 • 5 h 55 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus or Thalys

Take a coach or train to travel 231 miles (373 km) from Rotterdam to Paris. A coach is best for those looking to save money on this route, with tickets costing about £14. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are BlaBlaCar Bus or Thalys among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Rotterdam to Paris.

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FAQs

Is international travel between Rotterdam, Netherlands and Paris, France allowed?

International travel from Rotterdam, Netherlands to Paris, France is: Partially open.

Can I enter France if coming from Netherlands?

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

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Paris if travelling from Rotterdam?

Conditions of entry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 48 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Health declaration required

What measures do I need to follow in Paris, France due to the pandemic?

All travellers in France must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 22/05/2022; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey to Paris from Rotterdam.

Are there restrictions on reentering Netherlands from Paris, France due to the coronavirus pandemic?

The current restriction level for returning to Rotterdam, Netherlands from France is: Fully open.

Am I allowed to reenter Rotterdam, Netherlands from Paris, France?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Rotterdam from Paris?

  • There are no current restrictions

Which rules do I need to follow in Rotterdam, Netherlands regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to Netherlands must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 16/05/2022. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Rotterdam from Paris here.

How do I travel between Rotterdam and Paris?

There are 2 ways to get from Rotterdam to Paris: coach or train.

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

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Rotterdam to Paris. Tickets for a coach cost on average £14.

This is compared to other travel options to Paris:

A coach is generally £42 less than a train for the same trip. A train costs on average £56 from Rotterdam to Paris.

What is the fastest way to get to Paris from Rotterdam?

The quickest way to travel to Paris from Rotterdam is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 20 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Paris by coach can take on average 5 h 55 min.

In comparison, going by train can take 2 h 37 min   on average.

How far is it from Rotterdam to Paris?

You should expect to travel around 231 miles (373 km) from Rotterdam to Paris.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Rotterdam to Paris?

The average frequency per day from Rotterdam to Paris is:

  • Around 6 trains per day.

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

What are the departure and arrival points in Rotterdam and in Paris?

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

  • Coaches mostly depart from Rotterdam, Conradstraat (Centraal Station) and arrive in Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine).
  • Trains mostly leave from Rotterdam Centraal and tend to arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.

Which travel companies can take me from Rotterdam to Paris?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Rotterdam to Paris:

  • You can travel between Rotterdam and Paris by coach with BlaBlaCar Bus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £14 with BlaBlaCar Bus from Rotterdam to Paris.
  • You can travel between Rotterdam and Paris by train with Thalys. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £56 with Thalys from Rotterdam to Paris.

What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Rotterdam to Paris?

Many of our customers who book a trip from Rotterdam to Paris often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like London, Barcelona or Amsterdam. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Rotterdam and Paris itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Paris and any of these top destinations today!

How far in advance should I purchase my Rotterdam to Paris ticket online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip from Rotterdam to Paris, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets cost £14 one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost £56 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets to Paris from Rotterdam online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.