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

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To get from Amsterdam to Paris on Jun 23 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

11:55PMAmsterdam, Sloterdijk6h15 06:10AMParis
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251One-way
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11:55PMAmsterdam, Sloterdijk6h15 06:10AMParis
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251One-way
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02:55PMAmsterdam, Sloterdijk7h10 10:05PMParis
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07:15AMAmsterdam Centraal3h23 10:38AMParis Gare du Nord
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09:15AMAmsterdam Centraal3h20 12:35PMParis Gare du Nord
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Tue
Jun 22
135Thalys
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267Lufthansa Cityline
Wed
Jun 23
116Thalys
19Flixbus
134KLM
Thu
Jun 24
98Thalys
19Flixbus
198KLM
Fri
Jun 25
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19Flixbus
188KLM
Sat
Jun 26
122Thalys
19Flixbus
130KLM
Sun
Jun 27
122Thalys
25Flixbus
130KLM
Mon
Jun 28
98Thalys
25Flixbus
130KLM
Tue
Jun 29
88Thalys
19Flixbus
130KLM
Wed
Jun 30
98Thalys
19Flixbus
130KLM
Thu
Jul 1
98Thalys
19Flixbus
180KLM
Fri
Jul 2
98Thalys
19BlaBlaCar Bus
97Lufthansa Cityline
Sat
Jul 3
98Thalys
19BlaBlaCar Bus
97Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
Jul 4
98Thalys
19BlaBlaCar Bus
130KLM
Mon
Jul 5
88Thalys
19BlaBlaCar Bus
130KLM
Tue
Jul 6
88Thalys
19BlaBlaCar Bus
130KLM
Wed
Jul 7
88Thalys
19BlaBlaCar Bus
130KLM
Thu
Jul 8
78Thalys
17BlaBlaCar Bus
130KLM
Fri
Jul 9
88Thalys
22BlaBlaCar Bus
130KLM
Sat
Jul 10
86Thalys
24BlaBlaCar Bus
120KLM
Sun
Jul 11
86Thalys
27BlaBlaCar Bus
134KLM
Mon
Jul 12
64Thalys
17BlaBlaCar Bus
130KLM
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How to Travel from Amsterdam to Paris

Passengers wishing to travel from Amsterdam to Paris have several direct daily options. The fastest method of travel is by high-speed train while coaches can take up to 10 hours.

Amsterdam to Paris Travel Comparison

Average Price

Travel Time

Cheapest Time to Book

€17.90

07:15 h

1 Week Before

€19.90

3:17 h

2 Months Before

€29.90

1:30 h

2 Months Before



What is the best way to travel from Amsterdam to Paris?

Cheapest way to travel from Amsterdam to Paris

The cheapest way to travel from Amsterdam to Paris is by bus. Ouibus, Flixbus and Megabus operate over 15 direct routes a day between the two cities with journey times that vary from 7 to 10 hours. Departures commence at around 7:30 a.m. and continue throughout the day until just after 11:00 p.m. Departures are from Amsterdam Sloterdijk Bus Station with arrivals at either Paris Porte Maillot or Paris Gare Bercy. Sloterdijk Bus Station is linked to Amsterdam by suburban trains, trams and buses while both Paris Porte Maillot and Gare Bercy enjoy good links with the city's extensive public transport system. Taxis are available at all stations.


Fastest way to travel from Amsterdam to Paris

When accounting for waiting times and check in, trains are the quickest way to travel from Amsterdam to Paris, however, when counting just the journey duration, flights are the quickest way to travel from Amsterdam to Paris. KLM and Air France codeshare flights between the two cities offering 13 non-stop services a day. Departures begin at around 5:00 a.m. and continue until just before 7:00 p.m. The overall journey time is approximately 4 hours. Flights depart from Amsterdam-Schiphol Airport and arrive at Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport.


Most popular way to travel from Amsterdam to Paris

The most popular way to get from Amsterdam to Paris is by train. There are ten French Thalys trains every day with a direct journey time between the two cities of just over 3 hours. The first departure from Amsterdam Centraal Station is just before 6:30 a.m., with the last train leaving at around 7:30 p.m. Trains arrive at Paris Gare du Nord. Both Amsterdam Centraal and Paris Gare du Nord are centrally located within their respective cities, with good public transport links.


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FAQs
What are the international travel restrictions for France due to COVID-19 if I’m travelling between Amsterdam and Paris?

Travel from Amsterdam, Netherlands to Paris, France is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Paris from Amsterdam restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Paris, France from Amsterdam?

Entry Requirements:

  • 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 COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Paris, France?

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

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

The above information was last verified on 6/21/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Paris from Amsterdam closer to your planned date of departure here.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Amsterdam, Netherlands from Paris, France?

The restriction level for your return to Amsterdam, Netherlands from France is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Amsterdam from Paris restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Amsterdam from Paris?

Conditions of reentry into Netherlands:

  • 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 coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Amsterdam, Netherlands?

You should observe these safety measures in Netherlands as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Netherlands was last checked on 6/20/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Amsterdam from Paris closer to your date of departure here.

How do I go from Amsterdam to Paris?

There are 3 travel options from Amsterdam to Paris: coach, flight or train.

How many miles are between Amsterdam and Paris

The Amsterdam to Paris distance is approximately 267 miles (430 km).

Where do I depart from Amsterdam? Where do I arrive in Paris?

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

  • Coaches from Amsterdam to Paris most often leave from Amsterdam, Sloterdijk and arrive in Paris, Quai de Bercy (Parking Saemes Bercy Autocars).
  • Flights mostly leave from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol and tend to arrive in Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport.
  • Trains from Amsterdam to Paris most often leave from Amsterdam Centraal and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.
Who can get me from Amsterdam to Paris?

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

  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Paris by coach. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Amsterdam to Paris tickets on Omio for €19.
  • Travel with Air France to go to Paris by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Air France Amsterdam to Paris tickets on Omio for €145.
  • Thalys can get you to Paris by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Thalys from Amsterdam to Paris for €98 on Omio.
Can I travel directly between Amsterdam and Paris?

Yes, there are direct services available to Paris from Amsterdam with the following travel operators:

  • You can book a direct coach with Flixbus or BlaBlaCar Bus.
  • You can take a direct flight with KLM or Air France.
  • You can take a direct train 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 Amsterdam to Paris.

Where else should I travel to after my journey from Amsterdam to Paris ends?
Many of our customers travelling from Amsterdam to Paris don't make Paris their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are London, Barcelona or Brussels, either of which you could add to your Amsterdam and Paris trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Paris to any of these top destinations today!
How early should I purchase tickets from Amsterdam to Paris online for the best deals?

Before travelling from Amsterdam to Paris, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket is on average €19 one way for this route.
  • The price of a plane ticket is €145 one way on average for this journey.
  • The price of a train ticket for this journey is on average €98 one way.

But we recommend booking Amsterdam to Paris tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

What is the cheapest way to go to Paris from Amsterdam?

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Amsterdam to Paris, which costs on average €19.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Paris:

A coach is €126 less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Amsterdam to Paris costing on average €145.

A coach is about €79 less than a train, which costs on average €98 for this trip.

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

The quickest way to travel between Amsterdam and Paris is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 15 min  compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by coach can take 6 h 15 min  on average.

In comparison, getting to Paris by train can take on average 3 h 20 min.

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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Amsterdam
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Amsterdam City Centre
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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 51, 52, 53, 54<br>Bus lines 18, 21, 22, 32, 33, 34, 35, 42, 43<br>Tram lines 1, 2, 4, 5, 9, 13, 16, 17, 24, 26
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.
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