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There are 4 ways to get from Schiphol, Airport to Paris by train, car or plane

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Train  •  3h 1m

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

€100 - €220

Cheapest option

Fly to Paris Orly  •  1h 53m

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

€68 - €193

2 alternative options

Drive  •  4h 56m

  1. Drive from Schiphol, Airport to Paris Gallieni 500.8 km

€60 - €95

Fly to Paris CDG  •  2h

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

€83 - €143

Schiphol, Airport to Paris by train

The train journey time between Schiphol, Airport and Paris is around 3h 2m and covers a distance of around 501 km. The fastest train normally takes 3h 1m. Operated by Thalys, the Schiphol, Airport to Paris train service departs from Schiphol Airport and arrives in Paris Nord. Typically 44 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
3h 2m
Fastest train time:
3h 1m
Trains per week:
44
Cheapest price:
€100
Carbon emissions:
26 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
07:34
Last train departs at:
19:34

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Schiphol, Airport to Paris train schedules

Netherlands → France
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International entry into France from Netherlands

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
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Allowed for: All visitors

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Conditions of entry into France from Netherlands

  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from Netherlands
  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 7 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Mandatory installation of smart phone app for contact purposes
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  • Entry is allowed for fully vaccinated travellers
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area, Andorra, Australia, Canada, Israel, Japan, Lebanon, Monaco, New Zealand, Norway, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea, United States and Vatican
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area, Andorra, Australia, Canada, Cyprus, Israel, Japan, Lebanon, Monaco, New Zealand, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea, United States and Vatican
  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 7 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Mandatory installation of smart phone app for contact purposes
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required
  • Health declaration required
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Rules to follow in France

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Considerations leaving from Netherlands

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

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering France from Netherlands.

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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 metre
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Paris is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Paris is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Paris is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 130 000.

No, returning to Netherlands from France is currently allowed.

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Last updated: 22 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Schiphol, Airport to Paris is to drive which costs €60 - €95 and takes 4h 56m.

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The quickest way to get from Schiphol, Airport to Paris is to fly which costs €65 - €200 and takes 1h 53m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Schiphol Airport and arriving at Paris Nord. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 1m.

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The distance between Schiphol, Airport and Paris is 420 km. The road distance is 500.8 km.

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The best way to get from Schiphol, Airport to Paris without a car is to train which takes 3h 1m and costs €100 - €220.

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The train from Schiphol Airport to Paris Nord takes 3h 1m including transfers and departs every two hours.

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

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The best way to get from Schiphol, Airport to Paris is to train which takes 3h 1m and costs €100 - €220. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs €80 - €150 and takes 2h.

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

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

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  • Distance: 419.9 km
  • Duration: 3h 1m

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

Thalys operates a train from Schiphol Airport to Paris Nord every 2 hours. Tickets cost €100 - €220 and the journey takes 3h 1m. Alternatively, KLM, Air France and two other airlines fly from Schiphol, Airport to Paris every 3 hours.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €280
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €260
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Paris CDG via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €380
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Paris CDG via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€75 - €180
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €280
Train operators
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Schiphol Airport to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
3h 1m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€100 - €220
Website
Thalys
Standard
€100 - €150
Comfort
€120 - €160
Premium
€160 - €220

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