For more than 20 years Thalys brings the economies and cultures of Belgium, France, the Netherlands, and Germany closer together. In 2019, Thalys carried 7.85 million passengers.
From Paris, the red high-speed trains take only 1 hr 22 mins to Brussels, 3 hrs 20 mins to Cologne, and 3 hrs 19 mins to Amsterdam. Since January 2020, all Thalys trains are powered by green energy from wind farms and photovoltaic panels in Europe. As pioneer of the digital experience, Thalys offers a unique travel experience and first-class on-board service.”