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Bus Information between Southampton and Paris

distanceDistance218 miles (352 km)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersNational Express

Buses from Southampton to Paris cover the 218 miles (352 km) long route with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct bus services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Southampton Central and arrive in Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine).

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National Express buses from Southampton to Paris

You can travel by bus from Southampton to Paris with National Express. When you search Omio for times and tickets, we’ll show you the best deals available.

National Express

National Express is the leading bus company for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 buses a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveler in mind. All National Express buses are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most buses are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Southampton - Paris bus: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.

    These are National Express' ticket policies for COVID-19 for the bus between Southampton and Paris:

    • 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.

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

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

    Is international entry into Paris from Southampton restricted?

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

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

    Entry Requirements:

    • 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?

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

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

    The above information was last checked on 10/15/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus between Southampton and Paris closer to your date of departure here

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

    Return travel from France to United Kingdom is: Partially open.

    Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Southampton from Paris?

    Entry into United Kingdom 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?

    Requirements for reentering:

    • 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 Southampton, United Kingdom?

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

    • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
    • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

    Last checked on 10/15/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your bus to Southampton from Paris.

    How far is Paris from Southampton by bus?
    When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Southampton to Paris by bus to be approximately 218 miles (352 km).
    When traveling by bus from Southampton to Paris, which bus station in Southampton do I depart from and which bus station in Paris do I arrive in?

    There are a few bus stations in Southampton to start your journey from including Southampton, Coach Station, Southampton, Burgess Rd (Library) and Southampton, Southampton. In Paris you have a few bus station options to choose from for your arrival including Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine), Paris, Pl. Du Panthéon and Paris, Paris (Bercy Seine).

    Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Southampton Central   and arrive in Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine).

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

    Passengers board the bus most frequently from Southampton Central, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center, and they get off the bus at Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine), located 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from the city center.

    What bus providers offer a service between Southampton and Paris?
    For the route from Southampton to Paris you can take a bus with National Express. Be sure to check out all possible bus providers that offer services between Southampton and Paris on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

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