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There are 6 ways to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) by plane, train, bus, night bus or car

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Fly from Paris CDG  •  1h 15m

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

€75 - €140

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Paris Charles de Gaulle to Amsterdam Sloterdijk 800

€28 - €35

4 alternative options

Train  •  4h 13m

  1. Take the train from Aeroport Cdg2 Tgv Roissy to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Tgv
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Schiphol Airport Thalys

€118 - €189

Train, night bus  •  5h 33m

  1. Take the train from Aéroport Charles-de-Gaulle TGV to Lille-Flandres Tgv / ...
  2. Take the night bus from Lille to Amsterdam - Schipol Airport BlaBlaCar Bus

€69 - €118

Drive  •  4h 48m

  1. Drive from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) 484.5 km

€60 - €90

Train to Paris Orly, fly  •  4h 24m

  1. Take the train from Aeroport Charles De Gaulle 2 Tgv to Antony
  2. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) ORY - AMS

€72 - €200

Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) by train

The train journey time between Paris CDG Airport (CDG) and Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) is around 3h 55m and covers a distance of around 502 km. The fastest train normally takes 3h 18m. Operated by TGV inOui and Thalys, the Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) train service departs from Aeroport Cdg2 Tgv Roissy and arrives in Schiphol Airport. Typically 41 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
3h 55m
Fastest train time:
3h 18m
Train distance:
502 km
Trains per week:
41
Cheapest price:
€118
Carbon emissions:
26 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
08:07
Last train departs at:
19:07

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) train schedules

France → Netherlands
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International entry into Netherlands from France

  • Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Aruba, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, Curaçao, Cyprus, Faroe Islands, Greenland, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Macau, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, Sint Maarten, South Korea, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, Taiwan, Ukraine, United States and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside EU Schengen Area with the above exceptions. Argentina, Bangladesh, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, India, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, South Africa, Suriname, United Kingdom, Uruguay and Venezuela are also restricted

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Conditions of entry into Netherlands from France

  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from France
  • Health declaration required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Albania, Armenia, Aruba, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belgium, Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Curaçao, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Faroe Islands, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Greenland, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Latvia, Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macau, Malta, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Norway, Poland, Qatar, Romania, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, Sint Maarten, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Ukraine, United States and Vatican
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Albania, Armenia, Aruba, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belgium, Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Curaçao, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Faroe Islands, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Greenland, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Latvia, Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macau, Malta, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Norway, Poland, Qatar, Romania, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, Sint Maarten, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Ukraine, United States and Vatican
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area
  • Health declaration required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

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Rules to follow in Netherlands

1.5m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from France

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, entry into Netherlands is currently allowed from France.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) is 1351.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1351.

No, but conditions apply when returning to France from Netherlands.

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Last updated: 28 Jul 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: European Union.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) is to bus which costs €28 - €35 and takes 7h 43m.

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The quickest way to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) is to fly which costs €75 - €140 and takes 1h 15m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS). However, there are services departing from Paris Charles de Gaulle and arriving at Schiphol, Schiphol Airport/Plaza via Amsterdam, Station Sloterdijk. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 43m.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS). However, there are services departing from Aeroport Cdg2 Tgv Roissy and arriving at Schiphol Airport via Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 13m.

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The distance between Paris CDG Airport (CDG) and Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) is 399 km. The road distance is 484.5 km.

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The best way to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) without a car is to train which takes 4h 13m and costs €110 - €190.

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It takes approximately 1h 15m to fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS), including transfers and time at the airport.

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Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Paris Charles de Gaulle station.

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Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Aeroport Cdg2 Tgv Roissy station.

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The best way to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) is to fly which takes 1h 15m and costs €75 - €140. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €110 - €190 and takes 4h 13m, you could also bus, which costs €28 - €35 and takes 7h 43m.

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Map of how to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS).
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  • Distance: 398.6 km
  • Duration: 1h 15m

What companies run services between Paris CDG Airport (CDG), France and Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS), Netherlands?

KLM, Air France and two other airlines fly from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) via Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi in around 4h 13m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €270
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €270
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Amsterdam Schiphol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€180 - €330
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €320
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€50 - €260
Train operators
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Aeroport Cdg2 Tgv Roissy to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€55 - €70
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€55 - €70
1st Class
€55 - €70
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€60 - €120
Website
Thalys
Standard
€60 - €85
Comfort
€70 - €95
Premium
€85 - €120
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Aéroport Charles-de-Gaulle TGV to Lille-Flandres
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€55 - €110
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Paris RER

The Réseau Express Régional (RER) has 5 lines that connect central Paris to the city suburbs, including notable destinations such as Charles de Gaulle airport, Disneyland Paris and Versailles. The RER is also a great option for getting around the city centre as it operates like an express subway train (like the Paris metro, but with fewer stops). If you’re travelling solely within central Paris Zone 1, you can use a Paris Metro ticket. If you’re travelling beyond Zone 1, you’ll need to purchase a Billet Ile-de-France. Children under 4 travel free on the RER.

Contact Details
Phone
3424
Website
ratp.fr
Train from Aeroport Charles De Gaulle 2 Tgv to Antony
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
€8 - €12
Website
RATP Paris
Bus operators
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 Paris Charles de Gaulle to Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€24 - €29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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
Night bus from Lille to Amsterdam - Schipol Airport
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€11 - €15
Website
Blablabus

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

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Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Amsterdam Sloterdijk station.

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Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) train services, operated by Thalys, arrive at Schiphol Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) is 485 km. It takes approximately 4h 48m to drive from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS).

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Lufthansa, British Airways, Air France and KLM offer flights from Paris CDG Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport.

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