Trains from Amsterdam to Paris

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meinfernbus_flixbus$ 51
meinfernbus_flixbus$ 23
eurolines_france$ 22
eurolines_france$ 22
eurolines_france$ 22
eurolines_france$ 22
eurolines_france$ 22
thalys$ 165
thalys$ 165
thalys$ 165
thalys$ 165
thalys$ 165
thalys$ 148
thalys$ 148
vueling$ 211
transavia_airlines$ 123
aegean_airlines$ 118
transavia_airlines$ 79
czech_airlines$ 101
lufthansa$ 115
transavia_airlines$ 104

Amsterdam to Paris Train Information

Avg. Train Duration:203
Trains arrive in:Paris
Trains depart from:Amsterdam
Train Ticket Price:$ 88
Distance:431 Kms
Train Companies:Thalys

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 traveling from Amsterdam to Paris are operated by Thalys, with 12 trains making the journey every day. All Thalys Amsterdam to Paris trains are direct and usually take 3:18 h to arrive in Paris. The first train of the day departs Amsterdam at 6:17 a.m. while the last leaves at 7:17 p.m. All Amsterdam to Paris trains depart from Amsterdam Centraal train station and arrive at Paris Gare du Nord.


You may have seen that between April 3rd and June 28th 2018, there is due to be disruption to train travel in France. This is due to strike activity. Please click this link for further information if you need to travel during this period.

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 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 day 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 10% cheaper to book an Amsterdam to Paris train ticket 1 week in advance as opposed to the day you intend to travel.
  • Amsterdam to Paris train costs are 39% cheaper when booked 1 month in advance as opposed to purchasing a train ticket the day of.

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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