How to travel from Colchester to Paris

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from Colchester to Paris

You can get from Colchester to Paris by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation
flight

To get from Colchester to Paris on Jul 08 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:05PMLondon Gatwick Airport1h20 08:25PMParis Charles de Gaulle Airport
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06:05PMLondon Gatwick Airport1h20 08:25PMParis Charles de Gaulle Airport
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2951One-way
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09:45PMLondon Gatwick Airport10h35 09:20AMParis Charles de Gaulle Airport
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09:05PMLondon Gatwick Airport11h15 09:20AMParis Charles de Gaulle Airport
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04:10PMLondon Gatwick Airport5h15 10:25PMParis Charles de Gaulle Airport
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Travel Information to Paris from Colchester

distanceDistance218 miles (352 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeFlight • $48 (€43) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companieseasyJet

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 218 miles (352 km) between Colchester and Paris. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are easyJet among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight from Colchester to Paris.

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FAQs

International travel from Colchester, United Kingdom to Paris, France is: Partially open.

Can I enter France if coming from United Kingdom?

Entry into France is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Paris if traveling from Colchester?

Conditions of entry:

  • 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 measures do I need to follow in Paris, France due to the pandemic?

All travelers in France must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 7/6/22; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip to Paris from Colchester.

The restriction level for your return to Colchester, United Kingdom from France is: Fully open.

Is my journey back to Colchester from Paris restricted?

Entry into United Kingdom is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Colchester from Paris?

Conditions of reentry into United Kingdom:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Colchester, United Kingdom?

You should observe these safety measures in United Kingdom as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to United Kingdom was last checked on 7/6/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Colchester from Paris closer to your date of departure here.

There are 4 ways to get from Colchester to Paris: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to go to Paris from Colchester is by taking a ferry, which costs on average $1 (€1).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Paris:

Taking a ferry is about $4 (€4) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $4 (€4) for this trip.

Taking a ferry is about $48 (€43) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $48 (€43) for this route.

A ferry is $2 (€2) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Colchester to Paris costing on average $2 (€2).

The quickest way to travel to Paris from Colchester is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 10 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by bus can take 0 h 0 min   on average.

In comparison, getting to Paris by ferry can take on average 0 h 0 min.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 3 h 52 min.

The distance from Colchester to Paris is approximately 218 miles (352 km).

The average frequency per day from Colchester to Paris is:

  • 14 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Colchester and Paris as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Colchester to Paris:

  • Most travelers take a bus from Colchester, East Hill / High Street to Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine).
  • Most travelers board their train from Colchester and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Colchester to Paris:

  • You can travel to Paris from Colchester by flight with easyJet. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $48 (€43) with easyJet from Colchester to Paris.

Yes, there are direct services available from Colchester to Paris with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find direct flights with Vueling, easyJet or Air France.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Paris as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Paris from Colchester.

Many of our customers traveling from Colchester to Paris don't make Paris their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Paris are London, Barcelona or Amsterdam, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Paris to any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip from Colchester to Paris, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing $4 (€4) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets cost on average $48 (€43) one way.
  • Ferry tickets cost $1 (€1) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing $2 (€2) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Colchester to Paris online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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