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Amsterdam to Paris Train Information

Avg. Train Duration3h 20m
Trains arrive inParis
Trains depart fromAmsterdam
Train Ticket Price 85.75 €
Distance431 km
Train Companies
  • Thalys

Quick Guide: Trains from Amsterdam to Paris

Average Price: $114
Trains per day: 16-18
Transfers: Direct, Brussels
Average Time: 3:48
Fastest Route: 3:18
Slowest Route: 11:43

Trains from Amsterdam to Paris

Trains in Europe are a convenient way to travel between cities, with a number of companies offering domestic and international routes. Trains from Amsterdam to Paris are Thalys high-speed trains, operated jointly by several European countries, including France and the Netherlands. Direct trains run approximately every hour between around 6:15 a.m. and just after 7:15 p.m., with a journey time of about 3.5 hours. Other Amsterdam to Paris trains involve a transfer at Brussels or transfers at Rotterdam and Brussels. Later departures require an overnight journey on sleeper trains.

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Amsterdam to Paris Train Cost

Average prices for Thalys trains from Amsterdam to Paris when you book in advance

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Amsterdam to Paris Trains: General Information

While it may be cheaper to book a last-minute budget airline ticket from Amsterdam to Paris, travelers can offset some of the cost of train tickets by planning ahead and booking tickets as far in advance as possible.

  • autobus All Amsterdam to Paris trains are run by Thalys.

  • autobus All Thalys trains are direct, depart from Amsterdam's Centraal station and arrive at Paris' Gare du Nord.

  • autobus Journey Time: The Amsterdam to Paris train journey takes as little as 3 hours and 18 minutes to arrive in Paris.

  • autobus Most travelers book their Amsterdam to Paris train tickets 1-2 months in advance of the travel date.

Based on GoEuro's travel data, as the table above clearly illustrates, ticket prices on Amsterdam to Paris trains decrease the further they are booked in advance:

  • It is 3% cheaper to book an Amsterdam to Paris train ticket 1 week in advanced as opposed to the day you intend to travel.
  • Amsterdam to Paris train costs are 38% cheaper when booked 1 month in advance as opposed to purchasing a train ticket the day of.


Local Time 03:34
€ Euros
Population 2,100,000
Region Île-de-France
Languages French

How expensive is Paris?

An Average Meal

An average meal in a restaurant in Paris costs 7.2% less than in Amsterdam.


Prices in Paris are on average 6.6% higher than in Amsterdam.

Public Transport

Public transport in Paris costs around 35.7% less than in Amsterdam.

A Night in a Hotel

A night in a hotel in Paris is about 16% more expensive than in Amsterdam.

Taking the Train from Amsterdam

Trains from Amsterdam to Paris depart from Amsterdam Centraal Station, right in the city center, with many tourist attractions within easy walking distance. Amsterdam has efficient public transport, with Metro trains, trams, buses and water taxis. Trams leave from the city center to Amsterdam Centraal, while buses run to the station from the suburbs and surrounding areas. The bus service also includes several night routes. The most scenic way of getting around Amsterdam is by hop-on-hop-off ferries, which disembark outside the station.

Getting into Paris by Train

Paris is well known for its iconic sights such as the Arc de Triomphe, the Eiffel Tower and the Cathedrals of Notre Dame and Montmartre. This romantic city is full of attractions and has excellent collections of art in galleries such as the Louvre, Musee d'Orsay, and the Pompidou Centre. A day's sightseeing can be followed by cabaret at the Moulin Rouge and fine dining in Michelin restaurants. Trains from Amsterdam to Paris arrive at Paris Nord Station. This is on the Regional Express Line to Charles de Gaulle Airport, and on lines 2, 4 and 5 of the Metro system. Frequent buses leave Paris Nord for destinations across the city and further afield. Paris has a regular night bus service, Noctiliens, operating throughout the week. Taxis are available at the station.

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