There are 10 ways to get from Rotterdam to Paris by train, bus, rideshare, 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 Thalys  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Thalys

$120 - $160

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 50 min

  1. 803 / ...

$16 - $100

8 alternative options

Train TGV  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Tgv

$70 - $102

Rideshare  •  5 h 22 min

  1. 273.7 miles

$37

Drive  •  4 h 16 min

  1. 275 miles

$65 - $100

Train to Amsterdam, fly to Paris CDG  •  4 h 26 min

  1. AMS - CDG

$74 - $318

Train to Amsterdam, fly to Paris Orly  •  4 h 19 min

  1. AMS - ORY

$69 - $258

Train to Brussels, fly to Paris CDG  •  3 h 58 min

  1. BRU - CDG

$133 - $364

Fly Rotterdam to Paris Orly  •  5 h 57 min

  1. RTM - ORY

$114 - $524

Train, train to Dusseldorf, fly to Paris CDG  •  7 h 44 min

  1. DUS - CDG

$77 - $245

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

Thalys operates a train from Rotterdam to Paris hourly. Tickets cost $120 - $160 and the journey takes 2 h 37 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Rotterdam to Paris 5 times a day. Tickets cost $25 - $45 and the journey takes 6 h 50 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from Amsterdam to Paris CDG via Clermont-Ferrand
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Flights from Amsterdam to Paris CDG via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $480
Flights from Rotterdam to Paris Orly via Montpellier
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Flights from Rotterdam to Paris Orly via Toulon/Hyeres
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $450
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris CDG via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Paris CDG via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Amsterdam to Paris Orly via London City
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Rotterdam to Paris Orly via London City
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Rotterdam to Paris Orly via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Rotterdam to Paris Orly via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $290
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Paris Orly via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $260
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$120 - $160
1st Class
$160 - $230
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol (Airport)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$20 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $50
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Antwerpen Centraal
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $65
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Roosendaal
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Roosendaal to Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol (Airport)
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Venlo
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Venlo to Neuss Hbf
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
eurobahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Rotterdam to Paris Gallieni
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Rotterdam to Paris Bercy
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
Ouibus
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Rotterdam to Paris
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$37
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Rotterdam and Paris is 373 km. The road distance is 440 km.

The cheapest way to get from Rotterdam to Paris is to rideshare which costs 32€ and takes 5 h 22 min.

The quickest way to get from Rotterdam to Paris is to train which takes 2 h 37 min and costs 100€ - 140€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Rotterdam Centraal and arriving at Paris Nord. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 37 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS and arriving at Paris, Paris. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 50 min.

The train from Rotterdam Centraal to Paris Nord takes 2 h 37 min including transfers and departs hourly.