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There are 7 ways to get from Paris to Schiphol Station by train, bus, night 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 via Schiphol, Handelskade  •  3h 9m

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord to Schiphol Airport Thalys

€108 - €218

Cheapest option

Bus, night bus  •  7h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Paris to Lille 1755 / ...
  2. Take the night bus from Lille to Amsterdam - Schipol Airport BlaBlaCar Bus

€22 - €31

5 alternative options

Train  •  3h 31m

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord to Schiphol Airport Thalys

€100 - €220

Bus  •  8h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Paris to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport 802

€26 - €35

Drive  •  4h 53m

  1. Drive from Paris Gallieni to Schiphol Station 499.3 km

€60 - €90

Fly from Paris CDG  •  4h 12m

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

€82 - €150

Fly from Paris Orly  •  4h 3m

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

€68 - €204

Paris to Schiphol Station by train, bus and walk

The journey time between Paris and Schiphol Station is around 3h 10m and covers a distance of around 502 km. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 8m. Operated by Thalys, Connexxion and GVB, the Paris to Schiphol Station service departs from Paris Nord and arrives in Schiphol Station. Typically 40 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
3h 10m
Fastest journey time:
3h 8m
Services per week:
40
Cheapest price:
€108
Carbon emissions:
26 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:53
Last service departs at:
20:25

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Paris to Schiphol Station train, bus and walk schedules

France → Netherlands
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International entry into Netherlands from France

  • Entry is partially 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), Andorra, Aruba, Australia, Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba, Cyprus, Israel, Japan, Monaco, New Zealand, Rwanda, San Marino, Singapore, Sint Maarten, South Korea, Thailand, United Kingdom and Vatican

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

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Conditions of entry into Netherlands from France

  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
This applies to arrivals from France
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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 Aruba, Australia, Austria, Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba, Bulgaria, Croatia, Curaçao, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Finland, Germany, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Malta, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Rwanda, San Marino, Singapore, Sint Maarten, Slovakia, South Korea, Thailand and Vatican
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Aruba, Australia, Austria, Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba, Bulgaria, Curaçao, Czech Republic, Finland, Germany, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Luxembourg, Malta, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Rwanda, San Marino, Singapore, Sint Maarten, Slovakia, South Korea, Thailand and Vatican

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Rules to follow in Netherlands

1.5m

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from France

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

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Netherlands 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 Schiphol Station is 1351.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Schiphol Station is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Schiphol Station 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.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 20 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Paris to Schiphol Station is to bus and night bus which costs €21 - €35 and takes 7h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Schiphol Station is to train via Schiphol, Handelskade which costs €100 - €220 and takes 3h 9m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Paris and arriving at Amsterdam Schiphol Airport. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8h 15m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Paris Nord and arriving at Schiphol Airport. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h.

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The distance between Paris and Schiphol Station is 419 km. The road distance is 499.3 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Schiphol Station without a car is to train via Schiphol, Handelskade which takes 3h 9m and costs €100 - €220.

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It takes approximately 3h 9m to get from Paris to Schiphol Station, including transfers.

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

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Paris to Schiphol Station train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Paris Nord station.

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The best way to get from Paris to Schiphol Station is to train via Schiphol, Handelskade which takes 3h 9m and costs €100 - €220. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €26 - €35 and takes 8h 45m, you could also fly, which costs €80 - €150 and takes 4h 12m.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Schiphol Station.
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  • Distance: 418.6 km
  • Duration: 3h 9m

What companies run services between Paris, France and Schiphol Station, Netherlands?

Thalys operates a train from Paris Nord to Schiphol Airport every 2 hours. Tickets cost €100 - €220 and the journey takes 3h. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Paris to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport twice daily. Tickets cost €26 - €35 and the journey takes 8h 15m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €280
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €280
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Amsterdam Schiphol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €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 - €230
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €280
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€15 - €210
Train operators
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris Nord to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€100 - €220
Website
Thalys
Standard
€100 - €150
Comfort
€120 - €160
Premium
€160 - €220
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 to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€26 - €35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris to Lille
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€13 - €16
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
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Lille
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
Blablabus
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 to Schiphol Station bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Amsterdam Schiphol Airport station.

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Paris to Schiphol Station train services, operated by Thalys, arrive at Schiphol Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Schiphol Station is 499 km. It takes approximately 4h 53m to drive from Paris to Schiphol Station.

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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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There are 788+ hotels available in Schiphol Station. Prices start at €75 per night.

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris CDG Airport is to train which takes 38 min and costs €5 - €9.

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