There are 7 ways to get from Antwerp to Paris by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train Thalys  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Paris-Nord Thalys

$100 - $130

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Bus  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Antwerp to Paris, Paris 800 / ...

$12 - $90

5 alternative options

Train Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Ic
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Paris Nord Izy

$35 - $56

Rideshare  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Antwerp to Paris 212.7 miles

$24

Drive  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Antwerp to Paris 212.3 miles

$45 - $70

Fly from Brussels  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Paris CDG (CDG) BRU - CDG

$103 - $314

Train to Amsterdam, fly  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Paris CDG (CDG) AMS - CDG

$107 - $347

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The cheapest way to get from Antwerp to Paris is to rideshare which costs 21€ and takes 4 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Antwerp to Paris is to train which costs 85€ - 110€ and takes 2 h 2 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Antwerp and arriving at Paris, Paris. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 54 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Antwerpen-Centraal and arriving at Paris-Nord. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 2 min.

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The distance between Antwerp and Paris is 301 km. The road distance is 339.8 km.

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The best way to get from Antwerp to Paris without a car is to train which takes 2 h 2 min and costs 85€ - 110€.

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The train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Paris-Nord takes 2 h 2 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Antwerp to Paris bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Antwerp station.

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Antwerp to Paris train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Antwerpen-Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Antwerp to Paris is to train which takes 2 h 2 min and costs 85€ - 110€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 10€ - 75€ and takes 4 h 54 min, you could also fly, which costs 85€ - 270€ and takes 3 h 15 min.

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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to Paris CDG Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Antwerp to Paris bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Paris, Paris station.

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Map of how to get from Antwerp to Paris.
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  • Distance: 188 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 2 min

What companies run services between Antwerp, Belgium and Paris, France?

Thalys operates a train from Antwerp to Paris every 2 hours. Tickets cost $100 - $130 and the journey takes 2 h 2 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Antwerp to Paris 5 times a day. Tickets cost $19 - $35 and the journey takes 4 h 54 min. Three other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from Amsterdam to Paris CDG via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $480
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Paris CDG via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$100 - $130
1st Class
$130 - $190
Train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$45 - $65
1st Class
$65 - $90
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$11 - $17
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$28 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $65
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Antwerp to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Antwerp to Paris Gallieni
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 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 Antwerp to Paris City Centre - Bercy
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Antwerpen to Paris
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
eurolines.de
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Antwerp to Paris
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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