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There are 8 ways to get from Amsterdam to Houdan by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5h 16m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Paris Nord Thalys
  2. Take the train from Gare Montparnasse to Houdan N

121€ - 235€

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Bus  •  9h 53m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk > Hazeldonk - Pays Bas > Hazeldonk - Belgique > Neuville en Ferrain - Belgique > Neuville en Ferrain - France > Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine / ...
  2. Take the bus from Gare Routière Paul Delouvrier to Gare de Houdan 67

25€ - 41€

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Night bus, train  •  11h 38m

  1. Take the night bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Bijlmer to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine N800
  2. Take the train from Gare Montparnasse to Houdan N

39€ - 50€

Drive  •  5h 41m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Houdan 560.3 km

70€ - 110€

Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Paris CDG, train  •  5h 52m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Paris CDG (CDG) AMS - CDG
  2. Take the train from Gare Montparnasse to Houdan

78€ - 166€

Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Paris Orly, train  •  5h 34m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Paris Orly (ORY) AMS - ORY
  2. Take the train from Gare Montparnasse to Houdan

76€ - 185€

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Paris CDG, train  •  8h 13m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Duesseldorf Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Paris CDG (CDG) DUS - CDG
  3. Take the train from Gare Montparnasse to Houdan

86€ - 257€

Train to Brussels, fly to Paris CDG, train  •  7h 30m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Anvers-Central
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Paris CDG (CDG) BRU - CDG
  3. Take the train from Gare Montparnasse to Houdan

150€ - 354€

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Houdan is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Houdan is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Houdan is 1 metre.

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The cost-effective way to get from Amsterdam to Houdan is to bus, which costs 25€ - 45€ and takes 9h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Houdan is to train which costs 120€ - 240€ and takes 5h 16m.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Houdan. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Houdan via Gare du Nord and Gare Montparnasse. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 16m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Houdan is 461 km. The road distance is 560.3 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Houdan without a car is to train which takes 5h 16m and costs 120€ - 240€.

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It takes approximately 5h 16m to get from Amsterdam to Houdan, including transfers.

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Amsterdam to Houdan train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Amsterdam Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Houdan is to train which takes 5h 16m and costs 120€ - 240€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 25€ - 45€ and takes 9h 53m.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Paris CDG Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Amsterdam to Houdan train services, operated by Transilien, arrive at Houdan station.

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam to Houdan.
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  • Distance: 461 km
  • Duration: 5h 16m

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Houdan, France?

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Houdan via Paris Nord, Gare du Nord, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, and Gare Montparnasse in around 5h 16m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Amsterdam to Houdan via Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine, Versailles, Versailles, Saint-Cyr, Saint-Quentin En Yvelines, and Gare Routière Paul Delouvrier in around 9h 53m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 310€
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 270€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 310€
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 270€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
45€ - 260€
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 350€
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
40€ - 55€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
130€ - 330€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
270€ - 850€
Train operators
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
110€ - 230€
Website
Thalys
Standard
110€ - 150€
Comfort
120€ - 160€
Premium
160€ - 230€
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Anvers-Central
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
55€ - 110€
Website
Thalys
Standard
55€ - 80€
Comfort
65€ - 90€
Premium
80€ - 110€
Transilien

Transilien is a suburban rail network operated by SNCF that departs from major Paris train stations and connects the Ile de France region. Transilien operates the following lines: RER A, B, C, D, and E; Transilien trains H, J, K, L, N, P, R and U; Tram 4 and 11 Express; and the Noctilien night bus. Tickets and passes can be purchased from ‘Ile-de-France’ ticket machines and desks in train, Metro and RER stations.

Contact Details
Website
transilien.com
Train from Gare Montparnasse to Houdan
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 11€
Website
Transilien
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
22€ - 50€
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
22€ - 30€
1st Class
35€ - 50€
Bus operators
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
16€ - 20€
Website
Blablabus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
25€ - 30€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Bijlmer to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
26€ - 35€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Transdev Île-de-France
Website
transdev-idf.com
Bus from Gare Routière Paul Delouvrier to Gare de Houdan
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
2€
Website
Transdev Île-de-France

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Houdan is 560 km. It takes approximately 5h 41m to drive from Amsterdam to Houdan.

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Air France and KLM offer flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Paris CDG Airport.

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There are 55+ hotels available in Houdan. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is to train which takes 13 min and costs 6€ - 13€.

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