The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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6 h 45 m
7 h 41 m
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Of the 16 buses that leave Paris for Amsterdam every day 12 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Average coach duration||7 h|
|Average coach ticket price||€25 (€25)|
|Coach frequency||13 a day|
|Direct coach||Yes, there are 13 direct coaches a day|
|Coach companies||Alsa, Movelia, Infobus, Eurolines Switzerland, Ouibus, Eurolines France, BlaBlaCar Bus or Flixbus|
Coaches from Paris to Amsterdam cover the 430 km long journey taking on average 7 h with our travel partners like Alsa, Movelia, Infobus, Eurolines Switzerland, Ouibus, Eurolines France, BlaBlaCar Bus or Flixbus. Normally, there are 13 coaches operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this trip for as low as €18, but the average price of coach tickets is €25. Travellers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Amsterdam, Radarweg (Sloterdijk).
For as little as €18 you can travel by coach between Paris and Amsterdam with Alsa, FlixBus and BlaBlaCar Bus. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this trip.
Alsa is the main coach operator in Spain, a subsidiary of the UK coach operator National Express. Alsa offers a wide variety of national and international routes and transports more than 300 million passengers every year. Apart from the Standard fare, Alsa provides ticket types like Minimum, Reduced and Flexible fares on select routes for those looking to save money on coach journeys. While most travellers don’t mind travelling on normal coaches with basic services like toilets, free WiFi, footrests and onboard entertainment, some others may want to check out Alsa’s deluxe coaches like the Alsa Supra, Alsa Eurobus and Alsa Premium, which provide more luxurious amenities on specific routes.
FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost coach 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 coach at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight coaches 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 coach journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.
FlixBus from Paris to Amsterdam coach information:
BlaBlaCar Bus (formerly known as Ouibus or iDBUS), a subsidiary of the popular French car sharing service, BlaBlaCar, is a provider operating long-distance coach services in 10 countries in Europe. Founded in France, BlaBlaCar Bus provides connections to over 300 destinations. Standard amenities on the coaches include air conditioning, toilets, USB and power outlets for charging phones, tablets and laptops during long coach journeys, extra legroom and adjustable seats. On select routes there is also free Wi-Fi available. BlaBlaCar Bus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one cabin bag and up to two hold bags per person.
Paris to Amsterdam coach information with BlaBlaCar Bus:
Several operators run direct bus services from Paris to the Dutch capital, with Eurolines and FlixBus running the majority of buses from Paris to Amsterdam daily. Megabus also runs a more limited service between the two European capitals. Services depart Paris at least once every 30 minutes during peak daytime hours, with first services commencing at 07:00 a.m. each morning. Departures leave Paris throughout the day, with a final outbound service bound for Amsterdam at 11:00 p.m.
Buses from Paris to Amsterdam depart various locations throughout the French capital. Most bus services depart Paris Gallieni Porte Bagnolet and Paris Gare du Nord and arrive at Amsterdam's central bus station. Paris is well connected with its own Metro system, providing 24 hour service across most of its 9 lines. Taxis can offer a more convenient option for the first leg of the journey for more remote stations.
The Dutch capital offers some of the most historic architecture in Western Europe, with world-famous museums and attractions to accommodate everyone from the backpacker, to the big family group. Take a walk along the city's famous canal, or explore the meandering streets of old Amsterdam and soak in the local Dutch culture. Buses from Paris to Amsterdam usually arrive into the city's central bus station, situated at the heart of the capital. Amsterdam has a reliable public transport system, with an extensive tram network covering the city centre and outlying areas of interest, providing quick and affordable travel for tourists. A reliable bus service is also available for travel across Amsterdam itself, with limited night services available. Amsterdam's main railway station provides connections to the rest of the Netherlands, as well as intercity trains to destinations in France, Germany and beyond.
Travel between Paris, France and Amsterdam, Netherlands by coach is: Unrestricted.
International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of France
Conditions of entry:
When travelling in Netherlands, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 9/26/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach between Paris and Amsterdam before travelling.
The current restriction level for your return trip by coach from Amsterdam to Paris is: Unrestricted
Reentry to France is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
What are the entry requirements?
The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last verified on 10/1/22. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Amsterdam to Paris coach here.
There are a few coach stations in Paris to start your journey from including Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine), Paris, Place du Pantheon (Bibliothèque Sainte-Geneviève) and Paris, Cours-la-Reine. In Amsterdam you have a few coach station options to choose from for your arrival including Amsterdam, Radarweg (Sloterdijk), Amsterdam Stadium Holanda and Amsterdam, Centraal.
Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Amsterdam, Radarweg (Sloterdijk).
Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their coaches from Paris Gare de Lyon and need to travel around 1.9 miles (3.1 km) from the city centre to get to this coach station.
Passengers arriving in Amsterdam most often arrive at Amsterdam, Radarweg (Sloterdijk) and need to travel around 2.5 miles (4 km) from this coach station to the city centre.
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