How to Reach Amiens


  • By Air: Beauvais-Tillé Airport is just a 45 minutes away from Amiens, and has flights from several European as well as French destinations. Charles De Gaulle is another international airport in Paris from where you can get to Amiens. There are a number of commuter buses, taxis and trains running to and from these airports to the city.
  • By Train: There are frequent trains to Amiens from Paris. It takes about 1 hour 15 minutes to reach the city from Paris and costs around EUR18.
  • By Car: Amiens can be accessed from Paris through AutoRoute A1. A16 is another route that you can use to reach the city. The city provides car parks to the tourists. So, there won’t be any issue with the parking.


  • On Foot: The city centre is pedestrian friendly. You can explore the nearby sightseeing places on foot very easily.
  • By Bus: Amiens has a modest local bus system which can be used to get around the city.
  • By Bicycle: Both bike rental and sharing systems are available at Amiens. You can explore the city on your own, or with a tour guide.
Route Distance Time
Boisdinghem to Amiens 97.58 km 1 hour 37 mins
Paris to Amiens 115.37 km 1 hour 55 mins
Boulogne-billancourt to Amiens 117.24 km 1 hour 57 mins
Ivry-sur-seine to Amiens 120.47 km 2 hours 57 mins
Kluisbergen to Amiens 165.39 km 2 hours 45 mins
Ghent to Amiens 203.45 km 3 hours 23 mins
Canterbury to Amiens 204.94 km 3 hours 24 mins
Zaventem to Amiens 265.59 km 4 hours 25 mins
Mechelen to Amiens 273.05 km 4 hours 33 mins
Tilbury to Amiens 276.84 km 4 hours 36 mins