Paris to Amiens by train

How to take the rail journey from London to Amiens



From Paris Gare Du Nord/Paris Nord to Amiens

Journey Summary

Travel Time
1hr 7min - 1hr 18min (approx)
Travel Information

Note that these trains depart from the Gare Du Nord.

Amiens station has a great city centre location only around a 10 min walk from Amiens cathedral.

So this is a comparatively easy day trip by train from Paris.

up to 10 x fast trains per day


Book early and save: No

Tickets will cost the same price if purchased at the station immediately before departure.

Where to book
Ticket Provider Approximate Cost
SNCF Connect *

SNCF Connect Guide

SNCF is the national rail operator in France and not so long ago it recently simplified both the range of tickets and the term and conditions of using them.
Therefore the cheapest tickets also become more flexible too.

Other improvements included a simple integration of travelling with bicycles and rail pass users being able to book reservations for national journeys, without paying booking fees.

And it also recently launched SNCF Connect as replacement for its Oui.SNCF booking service.
You can set up a low price alert to let you know when the cheapest price is available for a future journey.

Something else to look out for is that simplest way of travelling with tickets is to use the SNCF Connect App, as booked tickets can therefore be stored on your mobile device, which can then be shown to the train conductors as proof of purchase.

SNCF Connect on Google Play

SNCF Connect in the App (Apple) store

SNCF also operates RailEurope, which is in effect a dedicated online booking service for making bookings from outside of Europe.
If you reside outside of Europe you may discover that SNCF Connect rejects phone numbers or card numbers, but RailEurope won't do so.
Though RailEurope will add booking fees when making a purchase

Trainline *

Trainline Guide

Download the SNCF Connect App *

On this journey

Journey Features

Scenic - NoNot High Speed

Good to Know

Note that these trains depart from the Gare Du Nord.

Until recently there used to be two different types of train service on the Paris to Amiens route, the slower trains were the TER trains and the faster trains were Intercités services.
But now these faster trains are also TER services too.

So take care when looking up these services online and when boarding at the Gare Du Nord; because it's worth targeting those faster trains.
Other TER services can be more than 25 mins slower, but they won't be any cheaper.

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