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from Manchester to Paris

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

Our recommendation

To get from Manchester to Paris on Sep 23 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

03:50PMManchester Airport4h00 08:50PMParis Charles de Gaulle Airport
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$6191One-way
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03:50PMManchester Airport4h00 08:50PMParis Charles de Gaulle Airport
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$6191One-way
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07:00AMManchester Airport12h50 08:50PMParis Charles de Gaulle Airport
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$6191One-way
09:45AMManchester Airport10h05 08:50PMParis Charles de Gaulle Airport
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$6751One-way
07:00AMManchester Airport7h20 03:20PMParis Charles de Gaulle Airport
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$7321One-way

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Wed
Sep 22
$468British Airways
Thu
Sep 23
$233HOP!
Fri
Sep 24
$109easyJet
Sat
Sep 25
$150HOP!
Sun
Sep 26
$186Air France
Mon
Sep 27
$124easyJet
Tue
Sep 28
$174Air France
Wed
Sep 29
$150HOP!
Thu
Sep 30
$211HOP!
Fri
Oct 1
$141easyJet
Sat
Oct 2
$186Air France
Sun
Oct 3
$134HOP!
Mon
Oct 4
$67easyJet
Tue
Oct 5
$123Air France
Wed
Oct 6
$114Air France
Thu
Oct 7
$114Air France
Fri
Oct 8
$150Air France
Sat
Oct 9
$150Air France
Sun
Oct 10
$50easyJet
Mon
Oct 11
$35easyJet
Tue
Oct 12
$134HOP!

Travel Information from Manchester to Paris

distanceDistance375 miles (605 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • $227 (€181) • 1 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAir France

Take a flight to travel 375 miles (605 km) from Manchester to Paris. Air France is the main travel company operating this journey. Travelers can even take a direct flight from Manchester to Paris.

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How to Travel from Manchester to Paris

Located over 800km away from Manchester, Paris is an easy to reach destination by road, air and rail. Flying is by far the quickest and simplest traveling option, as it's possible to get an inexpensive direct flight from Manchester Airport to Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport that only takes around an hour and a half. Traveling by bus, the journey can take as little as 15 hours, with one or two stops along the one - usually at London Victoria Coach Station. You can also connect via train which usually takes around 4 hours from Manchester Piccadilly, changing at London Euston before heading to Paris Gare Du Nord.

Cheapest way to travel from Manchester to Paris

The cheapest way to get from Manchester to Paris is by bus, with fares available for under €25. If traveling to Paris by bus, National Express offer indirect routes from Manchester. Most buses depart every 2-3 hours from Manchester Bus Station, making a stop at either Birmingham Coach Station or London Victoria Coach Station (or both) before heading on to Paris Gallieni Station. The journey, including stops, usually takes around 17 hours.

Fastest way to travel from Manchester to Paris

Several airlines fly directly to Paris from Manchester, from British Airways to Air France. And with the quickest direct flights at 1 hour and 25 minutes long, it's a popular option. Most flights will depart from Manchester Airport (MAN) into the Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG). Some airlines will stop over in other countries across Europe before landing in the Charles de Gaulle Airport, namely Copenhagen, Madrid, Dusseldorf or Bournemouth - though this can take the journey time up to 23 hours long.

Most popular way to travel from Manchester to Paris

The overall time saving when traveling from Manchester to Paris, means that flying is the most popular way to travel between the two cities. Nevertheless, trains are a popular alternative, with a convenient short change in London. Whilst there are no direct train services to Paris, you can travel to London Euston first from Manchester. 3 trains usually leave every hour, taking just over 2 hours to get there. Once you've arrived in London Euston, take the Victoria or Northern tube line to London St. Pancras International where you can get the Eurostar to Paris Gare Du Nord. This direct train journey will also take just over 2 hours, with 1-2 trains leaving every hour.

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FAQs
What are the international travel restrictions for France due to COVID-19 if I’m traveling to Paris from Manchester?

Travel from Manchester, United Kingdom to Paris, France is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Paris from Manchester restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Paris, France from Manchester?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • 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)
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required
  • Mandatory installation of smart phone app for contact purposes

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Paris, France?

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

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

The above information was last verified on 9/21/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Manchester and Paris closer to your planned date of departure here.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to United Kingdom from Paris, France?

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

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering United Kingdom from France?

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

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into United Kingdom from France?

Requirements for reentering United Kingdom:

  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in United Kingdom?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in United Kingdom to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face masks: Regional advice

The above information about your return travel to Manchester, United Kingdom was last verified on 9/21/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Manchester from Paris.

What are the ways to get from Manchester to Paris?

You can travel from Manchester to Paris by flight.

What is the fastest way from Manchester to Paris?

Going by flight is the quickest way from Manchester to Paris with an average travel time of 1 h 20 min.

What is the distance between Manchester and Paris?

The distance is approximately 375 miles (605 km) from Manchester to Paris.

What are the departure and arrival points in Manchester and in Paris?

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

  • Most travelers board their plane from Manchester Airport and arrive in Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport.
Who can get me from Manchester to Paris?

Let Omio help you find the best company to travel with from Manchester to Paris:

  • You can travel by plane to Paris from Manchester with Air France, and you can find Air France Manchester to Paris tickets for $227 (€181) on Omio.
Is there a direct service from Manchester to Paris?

Yes, there is a direct service from Manchester to Paris:

  • You'll find direct flights with HOP! Or Air France.

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

Where else should I travel to after my journey from Manchester to Paris ends?
Your trip from Manchester to Paris doesn't have to end in Paris. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Barcelona or Amsterdam. If you’d like to add London, Barcelona or Amsterdam to your Manchester to Paris tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Paris today!
How far in advance should I purchase tickets to Paris from Manchester online to get the best deals?

Before traveling from Manchester to Paris, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A plane ticket for this route is costing $227 (€181) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Manchester to Paris tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Manchester
Paris
Manchester (Coach Station)
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.
How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.
Manchester Oxford Road
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Manchester Piccadilly
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Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.<br>Bus lines 1, 2, 3, 147
How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.