Leiden to Paris by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 15m
  • Distance
    398 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
  • Avg. journey time
    5hr 2m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Leiden to Paris by train

Fast trains from Leiden to Paris take around 3 hours and 15 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 398 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Leiden and Paris.

1. Are there direct trains from Leiden to Paris?

Journeys between Leiden and Paris usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 20 departures on the route from Leiden to Paris every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

2. How long is the train journey from Leiden to Paris?

The Leiden to Paris train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 15 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Leiden to Paris train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Paris is usually scheduled to depart Leiden around 05:23 and the last train is around 19:20. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Leiden around 06:14, and the last at 20:20.

When to book Leiden to Paris train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 4 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Leiden to Paris by train.

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Which train companies operate between Leiden and Paris?

More than one train company operates on the route from Leiden to Paris, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • InterCity
  • Intercités
  • Thalys

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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