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from Rotterdam to Paris

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

Our recommendation

To get from Rotterdam to Paris on 28 Oct we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

17:35Rotterdam, Conradstraat6h10 23:45Paris
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£171One-way
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17:35Rotterdam, Conradstraat6h10 23:45Paris
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£171One-way
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10:15Rotterdam, Conradstraat6h30 16:45Paris
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£261One-way
00:30Rotterdam, Conradstraat6h00 06:30Paris
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£291One-way
08:58Rotterdam Centraal2h37 11:35Paris Gare du Nord
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£1081One-way

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Wed
27 Oct
£108Thalys
£39Flixbus
Thu
28 Oct
£108Thalys
£17BlaBlaCar Bus
Sat
30 Oct
£108Thalys
£21Flixbus
Sun
31 Oct
£108Thalys
£21BlaBlaCar Bus
Tue
2 Nov
£97Thalys
£45Flixbus
Wed
3 Nov
£78Thalys
£17Flixbus
Thu
4 Nov
£97Thalys
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Fri
5 Nov
£84Thalys
£26Flixbus
Sat
6 Nov
£97Thalys
£21Flixbus
Sun
7 Nov
£108Thalys
£21Flixbus
Mon
8 Nov
£78Thalys
£14BlaBlaCar Bus
Tue
9 Nov
£64Thalys
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Wed
10 Nov
£64Thalys
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Thu
11 Nov
£44Thalys
£14BlaBlaCar Bus
Fri
12 Nov
£78Thalys
£14BlaBlaCar Bus
Sat
13 Nov
£108Thalys
£14BlaBlaCar Bus
Mon
15 Nov
£78Thalys
£14Flixbus
Tue
16 Nov
£64Thalys
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Travel Information between Rotterdam and Paris

distanceDistance231 miles (373 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£17 - £75
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £17 • 6 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Thalys

Travel 231 miles (373 km) by coach or train from Rotterdam to Paris. A coach is best for those looking to save money on this route, with tickets costing about £17. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Flixbus or Thalys among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Rotterdam to Paris.

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FAQs
What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Paris, France from Rotterdam, Netherlands?

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:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • 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 27/10/2021; 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.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Netherlands from Paris, France?

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

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

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

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

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Health declaration required

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 27/10/2021. 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 go from Rotterdam to Paris?

You can travel between Rotterdam and Paris 2 different ways: coach or train.

What is the cheapest way from Rotterdam to Paris?

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Rotterdam to Paris, which costs on average £17.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Paris:

A coach is £59 less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Rotterdam to Paris costing on average £75.

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

The quickest way to travel from Rotterdam to Paris 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, travelling by coach can take you on average 6 h 10 min.

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

What is the distance from Rotterdam to Paris?

The Rotterdam to Paris distance is approximately 231 miles (373 km).

How many services a day are there from Rotterdam to Paris?

The average frequency per day from Rotterdam to Paris is:

  • Around 5 trains per day.

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

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

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

  • Coaches most often depart from Rotterdam at Rotterdam, Conradstraat (Centraal Station) and arrive in Paris at Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine).
  • Trains from Rotterdam to Paris most often leave from Rotterdam Centraal and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.
Which travel companies can get me from Rotterdam to Paris?

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

  • Flixbus can get you to Paris by coach. You can find a good deal for coach tickets with Flixbus from Rotterdam to Paris for £17 on Omio.
  • Travel with Thalys for trains to Paris. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Thalys Rotterdam to Paris tickets on Omio for £75.
Is it possible to travel directly to Paris from Rotterdam?

Yes, there are direct services available between Rotterdam and Paris with the following travel operators:

  • You can find around direct coaches per day and book this direct coach with.
  • You'll find 5 direct trains per day 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 Rotterdam to Paris.

What is another destination I should add to my tour 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 early should I buy Rotterdam to Paris tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • Coach tickets cost £17 one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £75 one way.

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.