There are 8 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.

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Train  •  2 h 37 min

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

$120 - $160

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Bus  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS to Paris, Paris 803 / ...

$15 - $95

6 alternative options

Rideshare  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Rotterdam to Paris 273.7 miles

$36

Drive  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Rotterdam to Paris 275 miles

$65 - $100

Train to Amsterdam, fly to Paris CDG  •  4 h 24 min

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

$73 - $301

Train to Brussels, fly to Paris CDG  •  4 h 6 min

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

$132 - $361

Train to Amsterdam, fly to Paris Orly  •  4 h 17 min

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

$67 - $240

Fly Rotterdam to Paris Orly  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Rotterdam (RTM) to Paris Orly (ORY) RTM - ORY

$113 - $523

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

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

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

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The train from Rotterdam Centraal to Paris-Nord takes 2 h 37 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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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 7 h 14 min.

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

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

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  • Distance: 233 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 37 min

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

Thalys operates a train from Rotterdam to Paris every 3 hours. Tickets cost $120 - $160 and the journey takes 2 h 37 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Rotterdam to Paris every 4 hours. Tickets cost $24 - $45 and the journey takes 7 h 14 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 Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $480
Flights from Rotterdam to Paris Orly via Toulon/Hyeres
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Rotterdam to Paris Orly via Montpellier
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $500
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $430
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Paris CDG via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
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
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
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 Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Rotterdam to Paris Orly via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Thursday 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 and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $290
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Paris-Nord
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 Rotterdam Centraal to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
34 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 Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
7 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $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 - $95
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Rotterdam to Paris City Centre - Bercy
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
Ouibus
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Rotterdam to Paris
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$36
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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