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Duration 2h 1m
Distance 288 km
Average price 111€
Frequency 8/day

Trip overview

The average train between Paris and Waterloo takes 2h 1m and the fastest train takes 1h 52m. The train service runs several times per day from Paris to Waterloo. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Paris Nord
  2. Waterloo
2h 7m
82€ - 161€

Paris to Waterloo train times

Trains run every four hours between Paris and Waterloo. The earliest departure is at 10:25 in the morning, and the last departure from Paris is at 20:25 which arrives into Waterloo at 22:47. All services require a transfer at BRUXELLES-MIDI and take an average of 2h 1m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Waterloo. However, there are services departing from Paris Nord and arriving at Waterloo via Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 7m.

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The distance between Paris and Waterloo is 254 km. The road distance is 288 km.

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Paris to Waterloo train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Paris Nord station.

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Paris to Waterloo train services, operated by Thalys, arrive at Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi station.

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There are 2236+ hotels available in Waterloo. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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What companies run services between Paris and Waterloo?

Thalys operates a train from Paris Nord to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi every 2 hours. Tickets cost 75€ - 160€ and the journey takes 1h 23m.
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