There are 8 ways to get from Paris to Giethoorn 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Paris-Nord to Rotterdam Centraal Thalys
  2. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Steenwijk Intercity

$149 - $204

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Drachten 075

$38 - $60

6 alternative options

Bus, train  •  9 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Utrecht 800
  2. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Steenwijk Intercity

$46 - $81

Drive  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Giethoorn 371.6 miles

$90 - $140

Fly Paris CDG to Amsterdam, train  •  6 h 48 min

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

$87 - $329

Fly Paris Orly to Amsterdam, train  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Amsterdam (AMS) ORY - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Steenwijk

$70 - $257

Fly Paris CDG to Dusseldorf, train  •  8 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Dusseldorf (DUS) CDG - DUS
  2. Take the train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Arnhem Centraal
  3. Take the train from Arnhem Centraal to Zwolle
  4. Take the train from Zwolle to Steenwijk

$104 - $287

Fly Paris CDG to Brussels, train  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Brussels (BRU) CDG - BRU
  2. Take the train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Steenwijk

$167 - $427

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Paris to Giethoorn is to bus which costs 30€ - 55€ and takes 11 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Giethoorn is to drive which costs 75€ - 120€ and takes 5 h 40 min.

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The distance between Paris and Giethoorn is 505 km. The road distance is 594.6 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 12 min to get from Paris to Giethoorn, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Paris, France and Giethoorn, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Paris to Giethoorn via Rotterdam Centraal, Steenwijk, and Steenwijk, Station in around 6 h 12 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Paris to Giethoorn via Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk, Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk, Drachten, Drachten, Transferium Oost, Heerenveen, Busstation, Heerenveen, Steenwijk, and Steenwijk, Station in around 11 h 44 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from Paris CDG to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $450
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from Paris CDG to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Brussels
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris-Nord to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$120 - $160
1st Class
$160 - $230
Train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$65 - $90
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 Steenwijk
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Steenwijk
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Schiphol Airport to Steenwijk
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Zwolle
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Zwolle to Steenwijk
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Arnhem Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Abellio NRW
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Arnhem Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
abellio.de
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 Paris, Paris to Utrecht
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Drachten
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Paris City Center - Bercy to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
Ouibus

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