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The cheapest trains from Paris to Amsterdam

Showing times and prices for Jun 23

Cheapest

135

Average

139

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.

The average ticket from Paris to Amsterdam will cost around € 139 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only € 135.

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12:23PMParis Gare du Nord3h21 03:44PMAmsterdam Centraal
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10:24AMParis Gare du Nord3h20 01:44PMAmsterdam Centraal
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08:24AMParis Gare du Nord3h20 11:44AMAmsterdam Centraal
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09:54AMParis Gare du Nord4h41 02:35PMAmsterdam Centraal
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1491One-way

Timetable Paris to Amsterdam

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08:24AMParis Gare du Nord3h20 11:44AMAmsterdam Centraal
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09:54AMParis Gare du Nord4h41 02:35PMAmsterdam Centraal
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10:24AMParis Gare du Nord3h20 01:44PMAmsterdam Centraal
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12:23PMParis Gare du Nord3h21 03:44PMAmsterdam Centraal
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Jun 23
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Jun 24
116Thalys
19Flixbus
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Jun 25
122Thalys
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145Air France
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Jun 26
64Thalys
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Jun 27
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Jun 28
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19BlaBlaCar Bus
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Tue
Jun 29
88Thalys
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Wed
Jun 30
98Thalys
19Flixbus
145Air France
Thu
Jul 1
88Thalys
19BlaBlaCar Bus
145Air France
Fri
Jul 2
88Thalys
19Flixbus
145Air France
Sat
Jul 3
88Thalys
19Flixbus
134Air France
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Jul 4
174Deutsche Bahn
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Jul 5
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19BlaBlaCar Bus
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Jul 6
65Thalys
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145Air France
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Jul 7
65Thalys
19Flixbus
149Air France
Thu
Jul 8
88Thalys
19BlaBlaCar Bus
145Air France
Fri
Jul 9
86Thalys
26Flixbus
149Air France
Sat
Jul 10
86Thalys
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109HOP!
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Jul 11
88Thalys
25BlaBlaCar Bus
146Air France
Mon
Jul 12
65Thalys
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The fastest trains from Paris to Amsterdam

Showing times and prices for Jun 23

Fastest Journey

3 h 20 m

Average

3 h 40 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

431 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Paris for Amsterdam every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 431 km distance in an average of 3 h 40 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 3 h 20 m .

The slowest trains will take 4 h 41 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

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10:24AMParis Gare du Nord3h20 01:44PMAmsterdam Centraal
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08:24AMParis Gare du Nord3h20 11:44AMAmsterdam Centraal
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12:23PMParis Gare du Nord3h21 03:44PMAmsterdam Centraal
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1351One-way
09:54AMParis Gare du Nord4h41 02:35PMAmsterdam Centraal
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1491One-way

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Journey Summary

Paris to Amsterdam Train Information

Avg. Train Duration
5 hours 34 minutes
Train Ticket Price: 77
Trains depart from:Paris
Trains arrive in:Amsterdam
Distance:431 km
Train Companies:Thalys, Deutsche Bahn with connection, Deutsche Bahn

Trains from Paris to Amsterdam

Trains from Paris to Amsterdam offer a fast and comfortable way to travel this route. High speed Thalys trains cover the route in just under 3 hours and 20 minutes calling at Rotterdam, Brussels and other stations along the way. Trains depart every one or two hours with the first service at 6:25 a.m. and the last at 7:25 p.m. Tickets for Thalys trains can be booked up to 90 days in advance. Slower regional services are also available for passengers wanting a more leisurely journey.

Paris to Amsterdam Train Cost

Prices for trains from Paris to Amsterdam when you book in advance

Booking Period

Average Price

Same Day

£149

1 Day in Advance

£141

1 Week in Advance

£110

2 Weeks in Advance

£86

1 Month in Advance

£64

3 Months in Advance

£50

More information about Paris to Amsterdam trains

As you can see from the table on the left, it’s well worth booking trains from Paris to Amsterdam in advance. Even just 1 week in advance is already a significant saving, but the biggest savings on Paris to Amsterdam train tickets come when you book them 2 or more weeks in advance.


  • All high-speed Paris to Amsterdam trains are run by Thalys.
  • All trains from Paris to Amsterdam depart from Paris Gare du Nord.
  • Paris to Amsterdam trains leave roughly every hour.

Based on Omio's travel data, as the table above clearly illustrates, ticket prices on trains to Paris from Amsterdam decrease the further you book in advance:

  • It is 26% cheaper to book your train ticket 1 week in advance as opposed to the day you intend to travel.
  • Finally, Paris to Amsterdam train costs are 57% cheaper when booked 1 month in advance as opposed to purchasing a train ticket the day of.

How to take the train from Paris to Amsterdam?

Trains from Paris to Amsterdam depart from Paris Nord Train Station (Gare du Nord). This station is very convenient for public transport being on the Regional Express Network which offers access to the northern suburbs, Gare de Lyon, and St Lazare. Gare du Nord is also on the Metro underground system. Many bus routes pass the station including the 26 to St-Lazare, the 65 to Gare de Lyon, and the 350 to the Gare de l'Est.

Trains from Paris arrive at Amsterdam Centraal Station which is located in the heart of the city and is a major terminus for the city's buses and trams. It also features a metro station for three routes - the 51 to Amstelveen Westwijk, the 53 to Gaasperplas, and the 54 to Gein.

Travel Tips

Trains from Paris to Amsterdam
Travel by train to Amsterdam easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Paris to Amsterdam.
FAQs
Am I allowed to travel by train from Paris, France to Amsterdam, Netherlands?

Travel between Paris, France and Amsterdam, Netherlands by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Netherlands from France?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Netherlands from Paris?

Conditions of entry:

  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5

What are the safety rules to follow in Amsterdam, Netherlands?

When travelling in Netherlands, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 6/20/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Paris and Amsterdam before travelling.

What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by train to Paris, France from Amsterdam, Netherlands?

Return travel from Netherlands to France is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Paris from Amsterdam?

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

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in France from Amsterdam?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 7 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Mandatory installation of smart phone app for contact purposes

What are the safety rules to follow in Paris, France?

The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

Last checked on 6/21/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Paris from Amsterdam.

What is the cost of cheap trains between Paris and Amsterdam?
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to Amsterdam from Paris for as low as €64  for the next 7 days.
How much does the train from Paris to Amsterdam cost on average?
If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Paris to Amsterdam train price to come in at an average of €97  one way.
How far is it from Paris to Amsterdam by train?
The train distance from Paris to Amsterdam is around 267 miles (430 km).
How long is the train journey to Amsterdam from Paris?
The train time from Paris to Amsterdam is on average 3 h 19 min  for the 267 miles (430 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Amsterdam from Paris by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
Which train station from Paris to Amsterdam do I depart from? Which Amsterdam train station from Paris do I arrive in?

Some of the Paris train stations to Amsterdam you can start your journey from include Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Amsterdam include Amsterdam Centraal, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and Amsterdam Centraal.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon   and arriving in Amsterdam Centraal.

Where is the train station in Paris to go to Amsterdam? Where is the train station in Amsterdam located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Amsterdam Centraal, located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre.

Which train providers can get me from Paris to Amsterdam?
Take the Paris to Amsterdam train with Thalys or Eurostar. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the trip between Paris and Amsterdam as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Can I purchase a direct train from Paris to Amsterdam?
Yes, there are direct trains to Amsterdam from Paris, and you can find a direct train for this journey with Thalys  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you buy your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
When can I take the first train from Paris to Amsterdam? When can I take the last train for the day?
The earliest train departing from Paris to Amsterdam leaves at 05: 51. The last train departing from Paris to Amsterdam leaves at 10: 25. You can find the latest Paris to Amsterdam train times on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How early should I buy Paris to Amsterdam train tickets to get the best deals?
You can find a train from Paris to Amsterdam to cost on average €97 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Paris to Amsterdam train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Paris
Amsterdam
Gare Saint-Lazare
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Paris Gare Montparnasse
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Paris Gare d'Austerlitz
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Paris Gare de Lyon
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines 1, 14<br>Bus lines 29, 57, 61, 91, 20, 24, 63, 65, 87<br>Suburban train lines RER A, D
Paris Gare de l'Est
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Paris Gare du Nord
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.<br>Metro lines 4, 5<br>Suburban train lines RER B, D
How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.