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Travel Information to Paris from Folkestone

distanceDistance162 miles (261 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or train
priceTicket price range$18 - $75
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $18 (€15) • 2 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $75 (€63) • 1 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBritish Airways or SNCF | TER

Take a flight or train to travel 162 miles (261 km) to Paris from Folkestone. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 20 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $18 (€15). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are British Airways or SNCF | TER among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Folkestone to Paris.

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FAQs
Am I allowed to travel from Folkestone, United Kingdom to Paris, France?

International travel from Folkestone, 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 Folkestone?

Conditions of entry:

  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 7-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required
  • Health declaration required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be placed under state quarantine

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: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 12/5/21; 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 from Folkestone to Paris.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions on returning to United Kingdom from Paris, France?

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

Is my journey back to Folkestone from Paris restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into United Kingdom:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Prebook and pay for day 2 and day 8 COVID-19 PCR tests for unvaccinated travellers
  • 10-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals without a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 2 for vaccinated travellers
  • 2-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals with a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Folkestone, 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: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

This information about your return travel to United Kingdom was last checked on 12/5/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Folkestone from Paris closer to your date of departure here.

How do I go from Folkestone to Paris?

You can travel between Folkestone and Paris 2 different ways: flight or train.

What is the cheapest way from Folkestone to Paris?

The cheapest way to go to Paris from Folkestone is by taking a train, which costs on average $18 (€15).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Paris:

Taking a train is about $57 (€48) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $75 (€63) for this route.

What is the quickest way to get from Folkestone to Paris?

The quickest way to travel to Paris from Folkestone is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 20 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 2 h 5 min   of travel time.

What is the distance from Folkestone to Paris?

The distance from Folkestone to Paris is approximately 162 miles (261 km).

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from Folkestone to Paris?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Folkestone to Paris:

  • Trains most often depart from Folkestone at Folkestone Central and arrive in Paris at Paris Gare de Lyon.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Folkestone to Paris?

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

  • You can go to Paris from Folkestone by plane with British Airways. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $75 (€63) with British Airways from Folkestone to Paris on Omio.
  • You can take a train from Folkestone to Paris with SNCF | TER. Cheap tickets can be found for $18 (€15) with SNCF | TER from Folkestone to Paris.
What is another destination I should add to my tour from Folkestone to Paris?
Looking to extend your trip from Folkestone to Paris? Many Omio customers who go from Folkestone to Paris usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Barcelona or Amsterdam. If you're looking to explore London, Barcelona or Amsterdam from Paris, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How early should I buy Folkestone to Paris tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets are costing on average $75 (€63) one way.
  • Train tickets cost on average $18 (€15) one way.

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