Edinburgh to Paris train

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LNER
05:40AMEdinburgh8h07 01:47PMParis Nord
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07:30AMEdinburgh8h17 03:47PMParis Nord
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08:30AMEdinburgh8h17 04:47PMParis Nord
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09:30AMEdinburgh8h17 05:47PMParis Nord
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10:30AMEdinburgh8h17 06:47PMParis Nord
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Train schedule from Edinburgh to Paris

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, September 30
LNER
05:40AMEdinburgh8h07 01:47PMParis Nord
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LNER
07:30AMEdinburgh8h17 03:47PMParis Nord
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LNER
08:30AMEdinburgh8h17 04:47PMParis Nord
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LNER
09:30AMEdinburgh8h17 05:47PMParis Nord
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LNER
10:30AMEdinburgh8h17 06:47PMParis Nord
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LNER
11:30AMEdinburgh8h17 07:47PMParis Nord
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LNER
12:30PMEdinburgh8h17 08:47PMParis Nord
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LNER
01:30PMEdinburgh7h47 09:17PMParis Nord
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LNER
02:30PMEdinburgh7h47 10:17PMParis Nord
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LNER
03:30PMEdinburgh7h47 11:17PMParis Nord
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LNER
07:36PMEdinburgh14h11 09:47AMParis Nord
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Fastest train times from Edinburgh to Paris

Showing times and prices for Sep 30

Fastest Journey

7 h 47 m

Average

8 h 40 m

Trains per day

11

Distance

874 km

It's difficult to get from Edinburgh to Paris without transferring at least once.

LNER
01:30PMEdinburgh7h47 09:17PMParis Nord
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02:30PMEdinburgh7h47 10:17PMParis Nord
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03:30PMEdinburgh7h47 11:17PMParis Nord
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05:40AMEdinburgh8h07 01:47PMParis Nord
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07:30AMEdinburgh8h17 03:47PMParis Nord
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Overview: Train from Edinburgh to Paris

distanceDistance541 miles (873 km)
frequencyTrain frequency9 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesLNER

Trains from Edinburgh to Paris cover the 541 miles (873 km) long journey taking on average 8 h 43 min with our travel partners like LNER. Normally, there are 9 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.

Train companies: Eurostar from Edinburgh to Paris trains

Travel on Eurostar trains from Edinburgh to Paris at great prices. Omio finds you train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies all in one place.

Eurostar

Eurostar is the exclusive high-speed railway service connecting the United Kingdom with countries in continental Europe like France, Belgium and the Netherlands. Most Eurostar trains travel through the Channel Tunnel, also known as the Chunnel, between the UK and France. With a high-speed train service reaching speeds up to 186 mph (300 km/h), you will travel from Edinburgh to Paris in ultimate comfort coupled with modern, comfortable seats and large windows. When booking your Eurostar train between Edinburgh and Paris, you can choose between three ticket types: Standard, Standard Premier (with light refreshments served and spacious seats), and Business Premier (with flexible travel options, spacious seating, lounge access, priority boarding and hot meal served).

Eurostar from Edinburgh to Paris train information:

  • Average Duration: 9 h 10 min
  • Eurostar frequency: 4 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Edinburgh to Paris

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 Edinburgh to Paris.
FAQs

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

What is the status of international entry into France from United Kingdom?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in France from Edinburgh?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

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

When traveling in France, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 9/28/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Paris from Edinburgh before traveling.

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

Is my return train into Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh, 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 9/28/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Edinburgh from Paris closer to your date of departure here here.

When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Paris from Edinburgh by train to be approximately 541 miles (873 km).
The Edinburgh to Paris train duration is on average 8 h 43 min, which is to be expected when traveling 541 miles (873 km) between Edinburgh and Paris. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

When taking a train from Edinburgh, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Gateway and Edinburgh Park. 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 Edinburgh Waverley   to Paris Gare de Lyon.

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Edinburgh Waverley, located approximately 0.4 miles (660 m) from the city center of Edinburgh. The most popular arrival train station in Paris, called Paris Gare de Lyon, is located around 1.9 miles (3.1 km) away from its city center.

When taking a train from Edinburgh to Paris, you can count on LNER for the best way to get you to Paris. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service to Paris from Edinburgh and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
On average, there are 9 trains a day from Edinburgh to Paris. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the first train from Edinburgh to Paris at 5: 40 AM. The last train from Edinburgh to Paris that you can take departs at 7: 36 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Edinburgh to Paris schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Edinburgh
Paris
Edinburgh Waverley is the most popular Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh for your trip to Paris.
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Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 59 | Sun: 07: 00 - 23: 59
Public transit options for Edinburgh Waverley
Bus lines: 22, 30, 33, X22, X25, X37
Train lines: Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper, CrossCountry, LNER, ScotRail, Transpennine Express
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off on Waterloo Place, pick up across from Apex Hotel and drop off outside the Apex Hotel.
Metro: No metro available.
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Public transit options for Edinburgh Gateway
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from the bus stops outside the station
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Public transit options for Edinburgh Park
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from Platform 2 bus stop, adjacent to Herminston Gate

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