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Bus Information to Paris from Cardiff

distanceDistance304 miles (490 km)
durationAverage bus duration15 h 10 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$71 (€57)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersNational Express

Buses from Cardiff to Paris cover the 304 miles (490 km) long journey taking on average 15 h 10 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this trip for as low as $52 (€42), but the average price of bus tickets is $71 (€57). Travelers depart most frequently from Cardiff Central and arrive in Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine).

Bus companies

National Express Cardiff – Paris

For as little as $52 (€42) you can travel by bus from Cardiff to Paris with National Express. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.

National Express

Looking for a cheap and hassle-free way to travel between Cardiff and Paris? National Express is the UK’s leading bus company that provides premium services and comfortable travel experiences on a budget. National Express connects hundreds of cities and towns throughout the country and even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol. Check National Express bus schedules and tickets available for the route on Omio to find the best deals on buses from Cardiff to Paris. When you ride with National Express, you can expect to travel 304 miles (490 km) between Cardiff and Paris.

All National Express buses are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most buses have seat belts and power outlets in every seat, perfect if you need to charge your phone or laptop. You can select from three ticket options for the Cardiff to Paris bus: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. If you’re looking for more flexibility on canceling or changing your bus ticket easily, we recommend splurging on the Fully Flexible Fare option.

Operator ticket policies for COVID

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Verification of ticket with valid ID
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • For journeys between July 1st and October 31, 2020, the following change and refund policies apply:
    • Restricted ticket: One change is allowed free of charge
    • Standard ticket: Full refund or one change is allowed free of charge
    • Fully flexible ticket: Unlimited changes to time or date are allowed
    • All change and refund requests must be made at least 24 hours before the original outbound journey. Partial refunds are not allowed.

Travel Tips

Buses from Cardiff to Paris
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FAQs
Am I allowed to travel by bus from Cardiff, United Kingdom to Paris, France?

Travel between Cardiff, United Kingdom and Paris, France by bus is: Partially open.

Can I enter France from United Kingdom?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in France from Cardiff?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
  • 7-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required
  • Health declaration required

What are the safety rules to follow in Paris, France?

All travelers in France must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 10/22/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus from Cardiff to Paris as this information can change.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to United Kingdom from Paris, France?

The restriction level for your return bus to Cardiff, United Kingdom from Paris is: Partially open.

Is my return bus into Cardiff from Paris restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Paris?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Cardiff, United Kingdom?

The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distancing required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

Last checked on 10/22/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Cardiff from Paris closer to your date of departure here here.

How much are cheap buses from Cardiff to Paris?
Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest bus between Cardiff and Paris for the next 7 days starting from $52 (€42)  one way.
How much does it cost to take a bus between Cardiff and Paris?
If you’re looking to buy your bus tickets in the next week, you can expect the Cardiff to Paris bus price to come in at an average of $71 (€57)  one way.
How far is Paris from Cardiff by bus?
The Cardiff to Paris bus distance is approximately 304 miles (490 km).
How long is a bus to Paris from Cardiff on average?
The bus time between Cardiff and Paris is on average 15 h 10 min  for the 304 miles (490 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Cardiff to Paris by bus can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What bus station in Cardiff goes to Paris? What bus station do I come into Paris from Cardiff?

When departing from Cardiff, you have various bus station options to start your route from including Cardiff, Sophia Gardens, Cardiff, University and Cardiff, National Museum (Stop Rg). When arriving in Paris, you can end your trip in bus stations like Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine), Paris, Pl. Du Panthéon and Paris, Paris (Bercy Seine).

Omio customers book a bus from Cardiff Central   to Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)   most frequently for this route.

Where is the bus station in Cardiff to go to Paris? Where is the bus station in Paris located?

The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this journey, called Cardiff Central, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center of Cardiff.

The most popular arrival bus station, Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine), is located 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from the city center of Paris.

Which bus companies should I travel with from Cardiff to Paris?
When taking a bus from Cardiff to Paris, you can count on National Express for the best way to get you to Paris. You can also check all possible bus companies who offer a service between Cardiff and Paris and compare the amenities they offer before buying a bus ticket.
What are the first and last departure bus times from Cardiff to Paris?
The earliest bus departing from Cardiff to Paris leaves at 11: 15 AM. The last bus departing from Cardiff to Paris leaves at 4: 10 PM. You can find the latest Cardiff to Paris bus schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
When should I buy the Cardiff to Paris bus for the best deals on tickets?
If you book the Cardiff to Paris bus within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $71 (€57). However, booking your bus ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for buses between Cardiff and Paris. Look out for bus tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

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