There are 6 ways to get from Paris to Boom by train, bus, 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  •  2 h 58 min

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

$105 - $137

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Brussels, Brussels-North station 801 / ...

$22 - $33

4 alternative options

Train, line 500 bus  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord to Bruxelles Midi Tha / ...
  2. Take the line 500 bus from Mechelen Station perron 10 to Boom Voetballersstraat 500

$96 - $126

Bus Eurolines FR  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Brussels-North

$34 - $91

Drive  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Boom 210 miles

$45 - $65

Fly, train  •  4 h 5 min

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

$107 - $323

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The cheapest way to get from Paris to Boom is to bus which costs 18€ - 29€ and takes 5 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Boom is to train which costs 85€ - 120€ and takes 2 h 58 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Paris to Boom. However, there are services departing from Paris, Paris and arriving at Boom E. Vanderveldestraat via Brussel Noord Perron 9. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 34 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Boom. However, there are services departing from Paris-Nord and arriving at Boom via Antwerpen-Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 58 min.

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The distance between Paris and Boom is 287 km. The road distance is 336.1 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Boom without a car is to train which takes 2 h 58 min and costs 85€ - 120€.

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It takes approximately 2 h 58 min to get from Paris to Boom, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Paris to Boom is to train which takes 2 h 58 min and costs 85€ - 120€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 18€ - 29€ and takes 5 h 34 min.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Boom.
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  • Distance: 179.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 58 min

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

Thalys operates a train from Paris to Boom every 3 hours. Tickets cost $100 - $130 and the journey takes 2 h 2 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Paris to Boom every 3 hours. Tickets cost $17 - $30 and the journey takes 4 h 5 min.

Airlines
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Brussels
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris-Nord to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$100 - $130
1st Class
$130 - $190
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 - $170
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Antwerpen-Berchem to Boom
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$7 - $12
Bus operators
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Mechelen Station perron 10 to Boom Voetballersstraat
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris, Paris to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Brussels-North
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $85
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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