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Thalys tickets for travel in Europe


Paris, Brussels, Amsterdam and Cologne in a flash!

Thalys, the red high-speed train which connects Brussels, Paris, Amsterdam, Cologne and others quickly and comfortably.
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Thalys Sun

The South from €40* with Thalys Sun

Head to the south of France at great prices every Saturday during summer: Valence, Avignon, Aix-en-Provence and Marseille are waiting to welcome you.
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Thalys Snow

Straight to the French Alps with Thalys Snow

Every Saturday, Thalys Snow will take you straight to the French Alps from the Netherlands and Belgium.
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Thalys Comfort 2

Discover the comfort on board Thalys trains

Two Comfort classes, your seat reservation always assured, access to Wi-Fi and power sockets at your disposal.
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  • High-speed trains
  • Connects Belgium, France, the Netherlands and Germany
  • Book your tickets up to 4 months in advance
  • Seat reservation mandatory and included in the price of your ticket


Thalys trains serve the following stations :

BELGIUM : Bruxelles-Midi/Brussel-Zuid (Brussels), Antwerpen-Centraal (Antwerp) and Liège-Guillemins ● FRANCE : Paris Nord and Lille Europe ● THE NETHERLANDS : Amsterdam Centraal, Rotterdam Centraal and Schiphol GERMANY: Köln Hbf (Cologne), Aachen Hbf, Düsseldorf Hbf, Düsseldorf Flughafen (airport), Duisburg Hbf, Essen Hbf and Dortmund Hbf

Thalys destinations



Connections Travel time Single from  
Brussels ⇄ Paris 1:22 € 22* Book now
Paris ⇄ Amsterdam 3:16 € 35* Book now
Lille ⇄ Rotterdam 2:00 € 19* Book now
Amsterdam ⇄ Brussels 1:51 € 29* Book now
Cologne ⇄ Paris 3:14 € 35* Book now


For passengers who still have a connection within Belgium before or after their Thalys journey, most Thalys tickets are available in combination with an Any Belgian Station (ABS) fare of € 7 single in Comfort 2 and € 10 single in Comfort 1. An "Any Belgian Station" Thalys ticket allows you to take any domestic SNCB train between any Belgian station and your Thalys departure or arrival station.

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Every Saturday during summer, non-stop Thalys Sun services depart from Bruxelles-Midi/Brussel-Zuid (Brussels), Antwerpen-Centraal (Antwerp), Amsterdam Centraal, Rotterdam Centraal or Schiphol for Valence, AvignonAix-en-Provence and Marseille.

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Every Saturday during winter, non-stop Thalys Snow services depart from Bruxelles-Midi/Brussel-Zuid (Brussels), Antwerpen-Centraal (Antwerp), Amsterdam Centraal, Rotterdam Centraal or Schiphol for Chambéry, Albertville, Moutiers, Aime-la-Plagne, Landry and Bourg-St-Maurice .

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(I already have an Interrail Pass)

Set off and explore your limits with the Interrail Pass. Cross 30 European countries in comfort and at your own pace. Find out which Interrail Pass is right for you and board the train for an incredible life adventure!

With the Interrail Global Pass, you can enjoy unlimited travel across 30 countries within a period of your choice. Head for your dream destinations and bring back lots of happy memories!

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The Interrail One Country Pass is the best choice for exploring one European country from top to bottom. Pick a country of your choice, decide on your travel dates and embark on the journey of a lifetime!

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Do you have an Interrail or Eurail Pass? Would you like to travel with Thalys during your journey? If so, Thalys offers a budget-friendly pass fare valid for most Thalys lines.

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alert Travel update

Reinforced security measures at Thalys stations in France

Engineering works in Germany from 8 March to 5 April 2017: Thalys not serving Düsseldorf, Duisburg, Essen and Dortmund

King's day, Netherlands, Thursday 27 April: Thalys limited to Schiphol

No rail traffic between Brussels-Midi, Brussels-Central and Brussels-North stations from 29 April to 1st May.