There are 9 ways to get from Gare de l'Est to Amsterdam by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3 h 27 min

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

$140 - $180

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Night bus  •  11 h 45 min

  1. Take the night bus from Paris Charles-de-Gaulle Airport, Paris CDG to Amsterdam Airport N800

$49 - $81

7 alternative options

Bus  •  8 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Amsterdam

$75 - $115

Drive  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Gare de l'Est to Amsterdam 312.6 miles

$75 - $110

Fly Paris CDG to Amsterdam  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Amsterdam (AMS) CDG - AMS

$68 - $294

Train to Paris Orly, fly to Amsterdam  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord to Antony
  2. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Amsterdam (AMS) ORY - AMS

$54 - $226

Train to Brussels, fly to Amsterdam  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord to Bruxelles Midi
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Amsterdam (AMS) BRU - AMS

$156 - $366

Fly Paris Orly to Rotterdam, train  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Rotterdam (RTM) ORY - RTM
  2. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal

$118 - $589

Fly Paris CDG to Brussels, train  •  6 h

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Brussels (BRU) CDG - BRU
  2. Take the train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal

$124 - $355

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Gare de l'Est to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Gare De L'est and arriving at Amsterdam via Bastille - Rue Saint-Antoine and Paris Gallieni. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 28 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Paris-Nord and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 17 min.

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The distance between Gare de l'Est and Amsterdam is 428 km. The road distance is 500.1 km.

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The best way to get from Gare de l'Est to Amsterdam without a car is to train which takes 3 h 27 min and costs .

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The train from Paris-Nord to Amsterdam Centraal takes 3 h 17 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Gare de l'Est to Amsterdam bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Paris Gallieni station.

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Gare de l'Est to Amsterdam train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Paris-Nord station.

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The best way to get from Gare de l'Est to Amsterdam is to train which takes 3 h 27 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 28 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 4 h 11 min.

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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to Amsterdam Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Gare de l'Est to Amsterdam bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Amsterdam station.

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Map of how to get from Gare de l'Est to Amsterdam.
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  • Distance: 267.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 27 min

What companies run services between Gare de l'Est, Île-de-France, France and Amsterdam, Netherlands?

Thalys operates a train from Gare de l'Est to Amsterdam every 3 hours. Tickets cost $140 - $180 and the journey takes 3 h 17 min. Alternatively, Eurolines FR operates a bus from Gare de l'Est to Amsterdam every 4 hours. Tickets cost $70 - $110 and the journey takes 6 h 45 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from Paris CDG to Amsterdam via Clermont-Ferrand
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Flights from Brussels to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from Paris CDG to Amsterdam via Clermont-Ferrand
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Flights from Brussels to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from Paris Orly to Rotterdam via Nice
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Paris Orly to Rotterdam via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Paris Orly to Rotterdam via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Paris Orly to Rotterdam via Split
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Rotterdam via London City
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Brussels
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris-Nord to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$140 - $180
1st Class
$180 - $260
Train from Paris Nord to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$120 - $160
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 Rotterdam Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
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
Night bus from Paris Charles-de-Gaulle Airport, Paris CDG to Amsterdam Airport
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Gare de l'Est to Amsterdam train services, operated by Thalys, arrive at Amsterdam Centraal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Gare de l'Est to Amsterdam is 500 km. It takes approximately 4 h 48 min to drive from Gare de l'Est to Amsterdam.

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

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There are 2563+ hotels available in Amsterdam. Prices start at $86 USD per night.

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