Amsterdam-Avignon-Paris and more...
Also known as the red train, Thalys links Paris to Amsterdam, Brussels, Cologne and Dusseldorf.
There are up to 25 trains daily trains that take you from Paris to Brussels in 1h22, up to 8 trains from Paris to Amsterdam in 4 h1 3 , and 6 departures in 3h49 from Paris to Köln.
Meal included at your seat
Free Wireless Internet access on board (available on a few trains, but generalization on all Thalys trains before the end of 2008)
Free international newspapers now available on the following routes: Paris-Brussels and Amsterdam-Paris
Taxi reservation (available for arrivals at Paris and Brussels)
Electric sockets (coaches 2/12/22 and 3/13/23)
VIP Lounge in Cologne, NS Highspeed Lounge in Amsterdam (only accessible with full fare ticket)
Buy tickets for public transportation networks in the Netherlands, Brussels and Paris without extra charge (at the Buffet car, coach n°4)
Available Wifi access for a fee (ask at the Buffet car)
Want to ensure a ride upon arrival?
All first class Thalys passengers traveling to Paris Gare du Nord from Amsterdam or other cities are offered the possibility of booking a taxi from the train. Once in Paris a chauffeur will meet the passenger at the Thalys meeting point (located in front of the arrival platforms). Booking must be done at least 30 minutes prior to arrival with an attendant in the buffet car. Service available Monday to Friday.
Thalys train ticket is valid for 1 journey travel by public transport in Aix La Chapelle (in Germany), and between the stations of Brussels: Brussels Midi, Brussels Nord, Brussels Central, Brussels Schumann, and Brussels Luxemboug.
All prices include all accommodations for all passengers. Thalys can be booked up to 90 days in advance. All Thalys trains are non-smoking.