What is Thalys?   Paris to Amsterdam from €35, Paris to Brussels from €29!

Buy Thalys train ticketsThalys is a consortium of the French, Belgian & Dutch national railways formed to run the high-speed trains between Paris, Brussels, Amsterdam & Cologne.  German Railways was originally a minority partner, but has now pulled out.  Thalys is faster than flying - Paris to Brussels in 1h25, Paris to Amsterdam in 3h20, Paris to Cologne in 3h20, city centre to city centre.

  What's it like on board Thalys?

  How to check times, prices & buy tickets

  Travel tips - luggage, WiFi, railpasses, food...

  Paris Nord station information

  Brussels Midi station information

What's it like on Thalys?   360° panorama

A Thalys train at Brussels Midi   2nd class seats oin a Thalys train from Paris to Amsterdam

A Thalys train from Paris at Brussels Midi...

 

Confort 2 seats, 2+2 across car width.

1st class seats oin a Thalys train from Paris to Amsterdam   Cafe-bar car on a Thalys high-speed train

Confort 1 seats, 2+1 across car width...

Thalys cafe-bar...

1st class seats oin a Thalys train from Paris to Amsterdam   Older Thalys train

In Confort 1 a meal or snack is included...

 

Older Thalys type...

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Tips for travel with Thalys...

NS HiSpeed lounge at Amsterdam Schiphol station   First class snack & wine on Thalys   A table for two in 1st class on a Thalys train from Paris to Amsterdam

1st class lounges:  1st class travellers may use the lounges in Amsterdam, Rotterdam & Cologne.

 

An at-seat meal or snack is included in the 1st class fare.  This is an afternoon snack with wine...

 

Seating tip:  If you're a couple in 1st class, book a 'Club Duo' table-for-two, far nicer than 'Duo' side-by-side seats.

A Thalys train from Amsterdam to Paris

A Thalys to Paris at Amsterdam Centraal station...

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