You can get from Paris to Amsterdam by train, bus or flight.
To get from Paris to Amsterdam on Aug 14 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Available travel modes||Coach, flight, ferry or train|
|Ticket price range||€52 - €374|
|Cheapest mode||Coach • €52 • 6 h 15 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • €374 • 1 h 10 min|
|Popular travel companies||BlaBlaCar 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.
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.
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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.
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.
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 between Paris, France and Amsterdam, Netherlands is: Fully open.
International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France.
Conditions of entry into Netherlands:
To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Netherlands has imposed the following measures:
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.
Entry into France is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands.
Requirements for reentering France:
All travellers must abide by the following measures in France to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:
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:
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:
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Yes, there are direct routes from Paris to Amsterdam with the following travel companies:
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.
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:
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.
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