Quickly to the city center
- From € 35* one-way trip
- Travel time Amsterdam – Paris 3.18 hrs
- Board directly, no check-ins
Travel information ParisThalys runs 10 times a day at top speed from Amsterdam via Schiphol and Rotterdam to Paris. During your trip, you’ll have all you need to able to relax in our comfortable seats.
Travel information Paris to AmsterdamAre you planning a trip from Paris to Amsterdam? In just 3 hours and 18 minutes the Thalys high-speed train will take you from Paris Gare du Nord to Amsterdam Central Station in the heart of town. Travelling from Paris to Amsterdam by train is one of the fastest ways of travelling and offers the added benefits of comfortable seating and boarding without check-in time. There are 9 daily Thalys connections that will take you from Paris to Rotterdam, Schiphol and Amsterdam. Check the Paris to Amsterdam timetable and plan your travel up to 4 months in advance with our itinerary planner.
Prices train tickets Paris
Rates to Paris with Thalys
We advise you to book your tickets from a station near you. This way, you get the cheapest tickets for your trip from the station you board to Amsterdam, Schiphol or Rotterdam. That route has a maximum price of € 15 in first class and € 9 in second class. This way you also only have to check in once and you will receive travel updates about the entire route.
The price depends on
- The moment of booking - Early booking means lowest prices
- Travel class - 1st or 2nd class
- Flexibility - Regarding rebooking and cancellations
Options flexibility Thalys
- Bargain tickets
- Limited rebooking
- Subject to availability
- Change possible
- 50% refund
- Sufficient available
- Rebooking free of charge
- Cancellation free of charge
- Always available
Book in advance and save money!The sooner you book, the lower the price. As of 4 months in advance, you can book one-way train tickets to Paris from € 35.
General tips for getting the cheapest tickets
- Book as early as possibly to have the most chance of getting the cheapest tickets.
- Travelling in the evening is often cheaper.
- For a weekend getaway, travel Sat-Sun-Mon instead of Fri-Sat-Sun.
- Book online to avoid booking fee.
Practical information for your tripTo make your trip that much easier, we have summed up certain practical issues for you.
Information about Gare du Nord Paris station
Discounts for museums with your Thalys ticketTo the heart of Paris? Thalys will get you even further: right into a museum! Your ticket entitles you to discounts at several museums.
Read more about discount with Thalys
Thalys facilitiesWe gladly inform you about all facilities on board Thalys, so that you can make your journey more comfortable.The facilities vary in classes. With Thalys you select one out of 3 servicelevels: Standard (2nd class), Comfort or Premium (1st class).
Read more about the different classes
Thalys TheCardThalys TheCard is a card that allows you to book a Thalys train. It is a loyalty programme for frequent travellers that allows you to earn points by travelling.
Read more about Thalys TheCard
Paris metroWe recommend that you download the Paris public transport app (RATP) (iOS or Android). This app is completely free and you can also plan your trip without an Internet connection. Once in Paris, walk from the platform down towards the main hall and follow the signs to the metro line recommended by the RATP app. You can already purchase you metro ticket in the bar-buffet on board Thalys for the same price, thus avoiding having to queue in Paris.
Taxi in ParijsBooking via app: You can book a taxi from 15 days to just before your arrival at Paris Gare Du Nord with the eCab app (iOS or Android).
Booking on board Thalys: If you are travelling 1st class, you can ask a Thalys staff member to book you a taxi.
Booking at Paris Gare du Nord: Once in Paris, walk from the platform down towards the main hall. Turn right and follow exit ‘Cour des taxis' or 'Rue de Maubeuge' until you are out of the station. Outside there is a taxi rank where you can take a taxi.
Thalys TheCardThalys TheCard is a card that allows you to book a Thalys train to Antwerp, Brussels and Paris. It is a loyalty programme for frequent travellers that allows you to earn points by travelling.
View the itinerary plannerPlease keep in mind that there could be delays or engineering works and check your trip with the itinerary planner. That way, you will never get an unpleasant surprise!
Download the appDownload our app so that you will be kept informed of the possible changes.
Free access to the loungesIf you have a 1st class ticket, you can enjoy a free drink at the NS International Lounge in Amsterdam, Schiphol Airport and Rotterdam.
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* Listed from-prices are based on one-way trips, 2nd class, from Amsterdam Central Station. All rates are subject to availability and applicable fare conditions.