How to travel from Paris to Amsterdam

Travel options
from Paris to Amsterdam

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

Our recommendation
bus

To get from Paris to Amsterdam on Aug 14 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:25AMParis, Quai de Bercy7h25 04:50PMAmsterdam
0 transfers
751One-way
Cheapest
09:25AMParis, Quai de Bercy7h25 04:50PMAmsterdam
0 transfers
751One-way
Other options
12:25PMParis, Quai de Bercy7h34 07:59PMAmsterdam
0 transfers
751One-way
11:55PMParis, Quai de Bercy6h45 06:40AMAmsterdam
0 transfers
751One-way
04:20PMParis, Quai de Bercy7h05 11:25PMAmsterdam
0 transfers
751One-way

Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .

More than 1,000 travel companies trust us to sell their tickets all in one place.

Trenitalia
Easyjet
Deutsche Bahn
SNCF
Accommodation

Need a place to stay in Amsterdam?

view on map

Top pick hotels

View more

Entire homes & apartments

View more

Find the best accommodation for you, with our partner Booking.com

View all

Compare prices and tickets Prices for trains, buses and flights

Sun
Aug 14
Mon
Aug 15
Tue
Aug 16
Wed
Aug 17
Thu
Aug 18
Fri
Aug 19
Sat
Aug 20
Sun
Aug 21
Mon
Aug 22
Tue
Aug 23
Wed
Aug 24
Thu
Aug 25
Fri
Aug 26
Sat
Aug 27
Sun
Aug 28
Mon
Aug 29
Tue
Aug 30
Wed
Aug 31
Thu
Sep 01
Fri
Sep 02
Sat
Sep 03

Travel Information to Amsterdam from Paris

distanceDistance430 km
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range€52 - €374
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • €52 • 6 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • €374 • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus, Lufthansa or Thalys

Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 430 km from Paris to Amsterdam. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as €52. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are BlaBlaCar Bus, Lufthansa or Thalys among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, flight or train from Paris to Amsterdam.

How to Travel from Paris to Amsterdam

The route from Paris to Amsterdam is well-served by bus, train, and plane. Travelling by plane the journey on average takes 1 hour and 30 minutes. Buses tend to be the cheapest option. For those that prefer to travel via. train there up to 10 services a day from Paris to Amsterdam.

Paris to Amsterdam Travel Comparison

Average Price

Travel Time

Cheapest Time to Book

£21.07

7:10 h

1 Week Ahead

£57.92

3:17 h

1 Month Ahead

£26.04

1:30 h

2 Months Ahead



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

Cheapest way to travel from Paris to Amsterdam


Taking the bus is the cheapest way to travel from Paris to Amsterdam. Buses travelling from Paris to Amsterdam depart from different stations depending on the bus company, including Gare Routière Bercy Arena, Porte Maillot, Porte d'Orléans, Porte Bagnolet and Paris CDG (Terminal 3). Over 40 buses travel from Paris to Amsterdam every day, with the earliest departing at 7:00 a.m. Bus companies that travel from Paris to Amsterdam include Eurolines, Flixbus, and Ouibus.


Fastest way to travel from Paris to Amsterdam


Flying is the fastest way to travel from Paris to Amsterdam. With only 1 hour and 30 minutes of flight time, taking a flight is at least 2 hours faster than taking the train or bus. However, when travel time to and from Paris to Amsterdam airports is taken into consideration, taking a flight takes nearly the same amount of time as the train. Flights travelling from Paris to Amsterdam can depart from either Paris Charles De Gaulle or Paris Orly, depending on the airline. All flights land at Amsterdam Schipol. Flight providers include Air France, KLM and more.


Most popular way to travel from Paris to Amsterdam


Catching a flight is the most popular way to travel from Paris to Amsterdam. Considering that trains and flights require approximately the same amount of time to travel from Paris to Amsterdam and airfare is generally less costly, most travellers choose to save money by flying. However, taking the train is also a popular option for travellers who prefer extra space on the journey.


Travel Tips: Travel from Paris to Amsterdam

Travel 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

Travel between Paris, France and Amsterdam, Netherlands is: Fully open.

Can travellers from France enter Netherlands?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Amsterdam from Paris?

Conditions of entry into Netherlands:

  • There are no current restrictions

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Amsterdam, Netherlands?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Netherlands has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 7/28/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your trip from Paris to Amsterdam.

Return travel to Paris, France from Netherlands is: Fully open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering France from Netherlands?

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

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into France from Netherlands?

Requirements for reentering France:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in France?

All travellers must abide by the following measures in France to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face masks: Recommended

The above information about your return travel to Paris, France was last verified on 8/8/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Paris from Amsterdam.

There are 4 travel options from Paris to Amsterdam: coach, flight, ferry or train.

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Paris to Amsterdam. Tickets for a coach cost on average €52.

This is compared to other travel options to Amsterdam:

A coach is about €322 less than a flight, which costs on average €374 for this route.

A coach is €23 less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Paris to Amsterdam costing on average €75.

The quickest way to travel from Paris to Amsterdam is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 10 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Amsterdam by coach can take on average 6 h 15 min.

In comparison, going by train can take 3 h 19 min   on average.

The Paris to Amsterdam distance is approximately 430 km.

The average frequency per day from Paris to Amsterdam is:

  • 13 coaches per day.
  • 9 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Paris and Amsterdam as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

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

  • Coaches mostly leave from Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine) and tend to arrive in Amsterdam, Radarweg (Sloterdijk).
  • Flights mostly leave from Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport and tend to arrive in Amsterdam Airport Schiphol.
  • Trains from Paris to Amsterdam most often leave from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Amsterdam Centraal.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Paris to Amsterdam:

  • You can take a coach from Paris to Amsterdam with BlaBlaCar Bus. Cheap tickets can be found for €52 with BlaBlaCar Bus from Paris to Amsterdam.
  • You can go to Amsterdam from Paris by plane with Lufthansa. You'll see cheap plane tickets for €374 with Lufthansa from Paris to Amsterdam on Omio.
  • You can take a train from Paris to Amsterdam with Thalys. Cheap tickets can be found for €75 with Thalys from Paris to Amsterdam.

Yes, there are direct routes from Paris to Amsterdam with the following travel companies:

  • You can check for a direct coach to Amsterdam with Flixbus or BlaBlaCar Bus with 13 direct coaches per day.
  • You'll find direct flight services to Amsterdam with KLM or Air France with around direct flights every day.
  • You can find 9 direct trains per day to Amsterdam with Thalys.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Amsterdam tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy tickets for this trip.

Many of our customers who book a trip from Paris to Amsterdam often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like London, Brussels or Berlin. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Paris and Amsterdam itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Amsterdam and any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip between Paris and Amsterdam, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets cost on average €52 one way.
  • Plane tickets cost €374 one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing on average €75 one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Paris to Amsterdam online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

Popular countries

Explore the area by ferries

The Omio App Makes Travel Planning Easy

We’ll get you where you want to go. From live train updates to mobile tickets, our innovative app is the ideal way to plan and keep track of your travel.

ios-badge
android-badge
Hand With Phone
Currency
Language

Useful links