Valenciennes to London train

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Overview: Train from Valenciennes to London

distanceDistance177 miles (286 km)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesTGV or Eurostar

Trains from Valenciennes to London cover the 177 miles (286 km) long route taking on average 7 h 1 min with our travel partners like TGV or Eurostar. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Valenciennes and arrive in London Victoria.

Train providers: Eurostar from Valenciennes to London trains

You can travel by train to London from Valenciennes with Eurostar. When you search Omio for times and tickets, we’ll show you the best deals available.

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 Valenciennes to London in ultimate comfort coupled with modern, comfortable seats and large windows. When booking your Eurostar train from Valenciennes to London, 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 Valenciennes to London train information:

  • Average Duration: 7 h 1 min
  • Eurostar frequency: 3 a day

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FAQs

Travel by train between Valenciennes, France and London, United Kingdom is: Fully open.

Is international entry into London from Valenciennes restricted?

International entry 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 Valenciennes?

Entry Requirements:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

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

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

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

The above information was last checked on 5/24/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Valenciennes and London closer to your date of departure here

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

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Valenciennes from London?

Entry into France 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 London?

Requirements for reentering:

  • 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 Valenciennes, France?

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

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

Last checked on 5/24/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Valenciennes from London.

When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Valenciennes to London by train to be approximately 177 miles (286 km).
The train time from Valenciennes to London is on average 7 h 1 min  for the 177 miles (286 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Valenciennes and London by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

There are a few train stations in Valenciennes to start your journey from including Valenciennes and Valenciennes, Place de la Gare. In London you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Valenciennes   and arrive in London Victoria.

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Valenciennes, is located 1.9 miles (3.1 km) from the city center of Valenciennes.

The most popular arrival train station, London Victoria, is located 1.8 miles (2.9 km) away from the city center of London.

For the best Valenciennes to London train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with TGV or Eurostar. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services from Valenciennes to London to compare what amenities they may offer.
The average number of trains departing Valenciennes for London is 3 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Valenciennes
London
Valenciennes is the most popular Valenciennes 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 Valenciennes for your trip to London.

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