|Transport for Amiens, France
|Train, bus & car are the best ways to get to Amiens, and Beauvais-Tillé Airport is not far away.
The Beauvais-Tillé Airport is between Amiens and Paris.
The only thing missing is easy TGV train access—but it doesn't matter—the fast Intercités trains whiz you between Paris and Amiens in little over an hour.
Auguste Perret's large Modernist-style Gare d'Amiens SNCF is in the city center (map), a fairly easy walk from most hotels and points of interest. It serves only traditional Intercités & TER trains trains. For TGV trains, you take a shuttle bus to the...
Gare TGV Haute-Picardie
This region of northern France does have TGV high-speed train service, but the station is Gare TGV Haute-Picardie, 50 km (31 miles) east of Amiens and 35 km (22 miles) west of Saint-Quentin (map) by shuttle bus (navette) from the city-center train stations.
The Gare TGV Haute-Picardie is known as the "station in the beet fields" because it is so far from the city centers.
Intercity & Regional Bus
Intercity and regional buses such such as Ouibus use the Amiens Gare Routière (bus terminal) a short walk from the Gare d'Amiens train station. Intercity buses between Paris and Amiens have low fares, and take 2 to 3+ hours for the journey.