The distance from Paris to Amsterdam is about 525 km, and the road will take you from 3 to 8 hours, depending on the chosen means of transportation - train, bus, plane or car. Let's consider each option in more detail.
- Travel time: 3 hours and 17 minutes
- Cost: 69 to 204 euros per person
The company's high-speed trains www.thalys.com The train from Paris to Amsterdam 9 times a day is the fastest and most comfortable way to travel. Second-class train tickets cost 135 euros, but if you book 2-3 weeks in advance you can find many options in the 69-80 euro range.
Tip: If you buy a non-refundable 2-3 months in advance, you can save significantly by buying tickets in second class for only 35 euros or in first class for 79 euros. Plan your vacation in advance.
In Paris you need to get to the train station Paris Nord (metro/bus station Gare du Nord)
Traveling by bus from Paris to Amsterdam is more suitable for students and travelers on a limited budget. The main disadvantage is the duration of the trip.
- Travel time: About 7.5-8 hours
- Cost: 19 to 25 euros per person
The cheapest and most comfortable buses in terms of price/quality ratio are www.flixbus.com
To Amsterdam from Paris, flights depart from Paris-Orly or Charles-de-Gaulle airports.
- Travel time: 1 hour 15 minutes + drive from/to airport and check-in.
- Cost: 60 to 250 euros
When buying airline tickets from Paris to Amsterdam, the same advice applies as with the buses - book tickets about 2-3 months in advance, then you will save significantly.
Websites of airlines operating direct flights:
- www.transavia.com - start with it, 9 times out of 10 it is the cheapest option
To compare prices on flights from Paris to Amsterdam from all carriers, use the handy form below
- Travel time: About 6 hours
- Cost: about 50 euros for fuel + 16 euros for the toll road in France.
When traveling in your own or rented car, you need to consider the cost of toll roads in France (in Belgium and Holland roads are free), as well as the price of fuel.
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