Reading to Paris train

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First Great Western Service
06:00AMReading0h26 06:26AMParis Nord
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First Great Western Service
07:02AMReading0h27 07:29AMParis Nord
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First Great Western Service
08:29AMReading0h30 08:59AMParis Nord
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First Great Western Service
09:26AMReading0h26 09:52AMParis Nord
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First Great Western Service
11:34AMReading0h25 11:59AMParis Nord
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Train schedule from Reading to Paris

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First Great Western Service
06:00AMReading0h26 06:26AMParis Nord
3 transfers
First Great Western Service
07:02AMReading0h27 07:29AMParis Nord
3 transfers
First Great Western Service
08:29AMReading0h30 08:59AMParis Nord
3 transfers
First Great Western Service
09:26AMReading0h26 09:52AMParis Nord
3 transfers
First Great Western Service
11:34AMReading0h25 11:59AMParis Nord
3 transfers
First Great Western Service
12:34PMReading0h25 12:59PMParis Nord
3 transfers
First Great Western Service
01:34PMReading0h25 01:59PMParis Nord
3 transfers
First Great Western Service
02:35PMReading0h24 02:59PMParis Nord
3 transfers
First Great Western Service
03:34PMReading0h23 03:57PMParis Nord
3 transfers
First Great Western Service
05:05PMReading0h24 05:29PMParis Nord
3 transfers
First Great Western Service
06:00PMReading0h29 06:29PMParis Nord
3 transfers
First Great Western Service
07:00PMReading0h27 07:27PMParis Nord
3 transfers

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Fastest train times from Reading to Paris

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Fastest Journey

23 m

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25 m

Trains per day

12

Distance

374 km

It's difficult to get from Reading to Paris without transferring at least 3 times.

First Great Western Service
03:34PMReading0h23 03:57PMParis Nord
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First Great Western Service
02:35PMReading0h24 02:59PMParis Nord
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First Great Western Service
05:05PMReading0h24 05:29PMParis Nord
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First Great Western Service
11:34AMReading0h25 11:59AMParis Nord
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First Great Western Service
12:34PMReading0h25 12:59PMParis Nord
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Overview: Train from Reading to Paris

distanceDistance231 miles (373 km)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersFirst Great Western Service

Trains from Reading to Paris cover the 231 miles (373 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 54 min with our travel partners like First Great Western Service. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Reading and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.

Train companies: Great Western Rail from Reading to Paris trains

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Reading to Paris train information with Great Western Rail:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 54 min
  • Great Western Rail frequency: 10 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Reading to Paris

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FAQs

Travel by train between Reading, United Kingdom and Paris, France is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Paris from Reading 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 Reading?

Entry Requirements:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 48 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • 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: Recommended

The above information was last checked on 6/29/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Reading and Paris closer to your date of departure here

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Paris to Reading is: Fully open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to United Kingdom from France?

Reentry to United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France

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

What are the requirements?

  • There are no current restrictions

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

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

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

Last checked on 6/29/22. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Reading from Paris here.

The Reading to Paris train distance is approximately 231 miles (373 km).
The Reading to Paris train duration is on average 1 h 54 min, which is to be expected when traveling 231 miles (373 km) to Paris from Reading. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

When taking a train from Reading, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Reading, Reading West and Reading. 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 Reading   to Paris Gare de Lyon.

Passengers board their train most frequently from Reading and travel around 0.2 miles (420 m) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Paris Gare de Lyon and need to travel approximately 1.9 miles (3.1 km) from the train station to the city center in Paris.

If you're looking for trains from Reading to Paris, you can rely on First Great Western Service to get you to Paris. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Reading to Paris journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there are 10 trains a day from Reading to Paris. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the earliest train from Reading to Paris at 6: 00 AM   or take the last train from Reading to Paris leaving at 10: 26 PM. Look for the latest Reading to Paris train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this trip.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Reading is the most popular Reading 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 Reading for your trip to Paris.
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Public transit options for Reading
Location for Rail Replacement Services: At the North side of the station
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Public transit options for Reading West
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Towards Reading: Bus Stop on Oxford Road under Railway Bridge. Heading away from Reading Bus Stop on Oxford Road, outside McDonalds.

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