Dover to Paris train

Cheap train tickets from Dover to Paris

Showing times and prices for Feb 01

Cheapest

39

Average

58

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Dover to Paris is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
07:46PMCalais Les Fontinettes3h01 10:47PMParis Gare du Nord
1 transfer
391One-way
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12:19PMGare de Calais - Fréthun2h13 02:32PMParis Gare du Nord
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461One-way
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08:20PMGare de Calais - Fréthun2h27 10:47PMParis Gare du Nord
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461One-way
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10:10AMGare de Calais - Fréthun1h58 12:08PMParis Gare du Nord
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461One-way
10:50AMCalais Les Fontinettes3h42 02:32PMParis Gare du Nord
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481One-way

Train schedule from Dover to Paris

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06:52AMCalais Ville2h07 08:59AMParis Gare du Nord
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07:03AMGare de Calais - Fréthun1h56 08:59AMParis Gare du Nord
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08:15AMCalais Les Fontinettes2h59 11:14AMParis Gare du Nord
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08:31AMCalais Ville2h43 11:14AMParis Gare du Nord
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08:46AMCalais Les Fontinettes3h22 12:08PMParis Gare du Nord
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09:04AMCalais Les Fontinettes3h04 12:08PMParis Gare du Nord
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10:10AMGare de Calais - Fréthun1h58 12:08PMParis Gare du Nord
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10:13AMCalais Ville3h22 01:35PMParis Gare du Nord
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10:50AMCalais Les Fontinettes3h24 02:14PMParis Gare du Nord
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10:50AMCalais Les Fontinettes3h42 02:32PMParis Gare du Nord
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11:31AMCalais Ville2h43 02:14PMParis Gare du Nord
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11:49AMCalais Ville2h25 02:14PMParis Gare du Nord
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11:49AMCalais Ville2h43 02:32PMParis Gare du Nord
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12:19PMGare de Calais - Fréthun2h13 02:32PMParis Gare du Nord
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12:19PMGare de Calais - Fréthun1h55 02:14PMParis Gare du Nord
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01:06PMCalais Les Fontinettes5h02 06:08PMParis Gare du Nord
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02:15PMCalais Les Fontinettes2h59 05:14PMParis Gare du Nord
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02:31PMCalais Ville2h43 05:14PMParis Gare du Nord
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03:46PMCalais Les Fontinettes3h25 07:11PMParis Gare du Nord
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03:51PMCalais Les Fontinettes4h17 08:08PMParis Gare du Nord
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03:51PMCalais Les Fontinettes3h20 07:11PMParis Gare du Nord
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04:23PMCalais Les Fontinettes4h33 08:56PMParis Gare du Nord
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04:45PMCalais Ville2h26 07:11PMParis Gare du Nord
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05:14PMGare de Calais - Fréthun1h57 07:11PMParis Gare du Nord
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05:31PMCalais Ville2h37 08:08PMParis Gare du Nord
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06:01PMGare de Calais - Fréthun2h07 08:08PMParis Gare du Nord
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06:40PMCalais Les Fontinettes2h34 09:14PMParis Gare du Nord
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06:58PMCalais Ville2h16 09:14PMParis Gare du Nord
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07:15PMGare de Calais - Fréthun1h59 09:14PMParis Gare du Nord
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07:46PMCalais Les Fontinettes3h01 10:47PMParis Gare du Nord
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07:48PMCalais Ville2h59 10:47PMParis Gare du Nord
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08:20PMGare de Calais - Fréthun2h27 10:47PMParis Gare du Nord
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Fastest train times from Dover to Paris

Showing times and prices for Feb 01

Fastest Journey

1 h 55 m

Average

2 h 51 m

Trains per day

32

Distance

264 km

Of the 32 trains that leave Dover for Paris every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
12:19PMGare de Calais - Fréthun1h55 02:14PMParis Gare du Nord
1 transfer
541One-way
2nd Fastest
07:03AMGare de Calais - Fréthun1h56 08:59AMParis Gare du Nord
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821One-way
05:14PMGare de Calais - Fréthun1h57 07:11PMParis Gare du Nord
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561One-way
10:10AMGare de Calais - Fréthun1h58 12:08PMParis Gare du Nord
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461One-way
07:15PMGare de Calais - Fréthun1h59 09:14PMParis Gare du Nord
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661One-way

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Overview: Train from Dover to Paris

distanceDistance164 miles (264 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 54 min
priceAverage train ticket price$42 (€36)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain providersSNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | Autocar or SNCF | TER

Trains from Dover to Paris cover the 164 miles (264 km) long route taking on average 1 h 54 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | Autocar or SNCF | TER. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $28 (€24), but the average price of train tickets is $42 (€36). Travelers depart most frequently from Dover Priory and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.

Train companies: Eurostar from Dover to Paris trains

Travel to Paris from Dover from $28 (€24) with Omio’s train partners Eurostar! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient trip for you.

Eurostar

Eurostar is the premier high-speed railway service which connects the United Kingdom with Europe through the Channel Tunnel, also known as the Chunnel, with journeys connecting London St Pancras International with Paris, Brussels and Amsterdam among other popular European cities. With its high-speed service reaching speeds up to 186 mph (300 km/h), the Eurostar makes travel between the UK and Europe as smooth and easy as possible. When you book your Dover to Paris train, you can choose between ticket types like Standard, Standard Premier (with spacious seats and light refreshments served), and Business Premier (with flexible travel options, spacious seats, lounge access, hot meals served and priority boarding).

    Trains from Dover to Paris

    Train journeys are attractive options for travellers from Dover to Paris. Going by train is often cheaper than other means of transport available. The average journey on this route takes around 3 hours 26 minutes. There are no direct trains between Dover and Paris. Travellers will have to take a 24-minute train journey to Ashford International Station, and board a Eurostar train heading for Paris.

    Dover to Paris train times: Daily departures

    Depending on the day, there are 10 to 15 trains from Dover to Paris daily. The first train departs around 6:00 a.m., and the last one leaves some minutes before 9:00 p.m. Early-morning trains and late-night trains on this route may be sleeper services and not offer the full services available on daytime runs. Departures are spread throughout the day.

    How long is the journey by train from Dover to Paris?

    Trains from Dover to Paris (excluding the trip from Dover to Ashford) cover approximately 171 miles. With the fastest train, passengers can reach Paris in 2 hours 22 minutes. Journeys may take longer on weekends and holidays. Direct trains are available from Ashford International.

    What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Dover to Paris?

    Departure train station: The departure station for trains from Dover to Paris is the Dover Priory Station, located west of the town centre. Passengers can access it via public bus and taxi. Passenger facilities at the railway station include payphones, ATMs, car parking, toilets, and bicycle stands.

    Arrival train station: Trains coming into Paris from Dover stop at the Paris Gare du Nord. The station is in the central part of Paris and is accessible by public transport services. Its proximity to famous landmarks such as the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre Gallery, and Pont des Arts, makes it a prominent attraction for both Parisians and travellers. Facilities available for passengers at the station include free WiFi, gift shops, ATMs, first-class lounges, currency exchange, and lost property service.

    Which train companies travel from Dover to Paris?

    Eurostar operates trains from Dover to Paris up to 10 times daily, offering the fastest connections on this route. Passengers can choose from a range of trains between Dover and Paris.

    Eurostar Dover to Paris

    Eurostar is the largest provider of train services for people travelling from the UK to European countries. The high-speed and long-distance trains in its fleet service serve major UK regions and several European cities. Some of its trains travel from Dover (via Ashford) to Paris. The average trip lasts 3 hours 26 minutes, although its fastest trains complete the journey in under 2 hours.

    Dover to Paris trains: Services on board

    Eurostar offers both standard and premier seating aboard its trains. Passengers can bring along up to 2 items of luggage and a small hand item on journeys. Individuals may bring bikes, but these must be foldable or less than 85 cm long. Non-folding bikes or those over 85 cm are not allowed. Any extra luggage may be stored on separate trains and will incur a fee. No pets are allowed on Eurostar trains, but travellers may bring guide or assistance dogs along with them. Passengers with disabilities can bring their wheelchairs as there are spaces available in both standard and first-class sections. Toilets onboard are accessible.

    How to find cheap train tickets from Dover to Paris

    Getting low-cost trains from Dover to Paris requires some planning. Most train companies allow travellers to book tickets in advance at significantly lower prices. Passengers can also opt for a long-distance or connecting train. Although these are slower than high-speed or direct trains, the tickets are cheaper. Travelling during off-peak operational hours is another way to save money on trip expenses. The Omio site is a handy resource for individuals looking to find the best prices on trains from Dover to Paris.

    Travel Tips: Trains from Dover to Paris

    Travel Tips: Travel by train to Paris easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Dover to Paris.
    FAQs

    Travel between Dover, United Kingdom and Paris, France by train is: Unrestricted.

    Can I enter France from United Kingdom?

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

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

    Conditions of entry:

    • There are no current restrictions

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

    All travelers in France must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

    • Physical distance: metre (s) ( feet)
    • Face mask: Recommended

    The information above was last checked on 1/24/23. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Dover and Paris as this information can change.

    The restriction level for your return train to Dover, United Kingdom from Paris is: Unrestricted.

    Is my return train into Dover from Paris restricted?

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

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

    Conditions of reentry:

    • There are no current restrictions

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

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

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

    Last checked on 1/24/23. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Dover from Paris closer to your date of departure here here.

    Train tickets between Dover and Paris for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $28 (€24)  one way in the next 7 days.
    The train price between Dover and Paris is on average $42 (€36)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.
    When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Dover to Paris by train to be approximately 164 miles (264 km).
    On average the Dover to Paris train travel time is 1 h 54 min  for the 164 miles (264 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

    When taking a train from Dover, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Dover Priory and Dover, Town Centre (Pencester Rd). When you arrive in Paris, your train can arrive in train stations including Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est.

    Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Dover Priory   to Paris Gare de Lyon.

    The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Dover Priory, is located 1.6 miles (2.5 km) from the city center of Dover.

    The most popular arrival train station, Paris Gare de Lyon, is located 1.7 miles (2.7 km) away from the city center of Paris.

    When taking a train from Dover to Paris, you can count on SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | Autocar or SNCF | TER for the best way to get you to Paris. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service to Paris from Dover and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
    Yes, you can look for direct trains from Dover to Paris with SNCF | TGV INOUI  without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this trip.
    You can take the earliest train from Dover to Paris at 9: 09 AM   or take the last train from Dover to Paris leaving at 9: 09 AM. Look for the latest Dover to Paris train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.
    The price of a one way train ticket from Dover to Paris is on average $42 (€36) if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets between Dover and Paris available a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this connection

    Dover
    Paris
    Dover Priory is the most popular Dover railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Dover for your trip to Paris.
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    ShoppingShopping
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    Phone Number
    +44 3303339232
    Public transit options for Dover Priory
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Station forecourt

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