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Travel Information to Paris from Manchester

distanceDistance375 miles (605 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or bus
priceTicket price range$18 - $42
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • $18 (€15) • 1 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $18 (€15) • 1 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companiesRyanair or Flixbus

Travel 375 miles (605 km) by flight or bus from Manchester to Paris. 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 flight is the best option with prices starting as low as $18 (€15). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Ryanair or Flixbus among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight or bus 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 COVID-19 travel restrictions for Paris, France if I’m coming from Manchester, United Kingdom?

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?

  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • 10-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals without a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Health declaration required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be tested. A positive test will result in mandatory quarantine

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 1/28/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Manchester to Paris closer to your planned date of departure here.

Are there restrictions on my return trip to Manchester, United Kingdom from Paris, France due to COVID-19?

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:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 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 self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 1 for vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • 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: Recommended

The above information about your return travel to Manchester, United Kingdom was last verified on 1/28/22. 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.

How do I travel from Manchester to Paris?

There are 2 travel options from Manchester to Paris: flight or bus.

What is the cheapest way to go from Manchester to Paris?

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

This is compared to other ways of getting to Paris:

A flight is $23 (€19) less than a bus for this route with tickets for a bus from Manchester to Paris costing on average $42 (€35).

What is the fastest way from Manchester to Paris?

The quickest way to travel to Paris from Manchester 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, going by bus can take 14 h 50 min   on average.

What is the distance from Manchester to 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 from Manchester to Paris:

  • Flights from Manchester to Paris most often leave from Manchester Airport and arrive in Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport.
  • Buses most often depart from Manchester at Manchester, Shudehill Interchange and arrive in Paris at Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine).

Who can get me from Manchester to Paris?

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

  • You can go to Paris from Manchester by plane with Ryanair. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $18 (€15) with Ryanair from Manchester to Paris on Omio.
  • You can take a bus from Manchester to Paris with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for $42 (€35) with Flixbus from Manchester to Paris.

Can I travel directly between Manchester and Paris?

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

  • You can book a direct flight with Ryanair or Air France.
  • You'll find direct buses with.

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 from Manchester to Paris.

Where else should I travel to after my journey between Manchester and Paris ends?

Many of our customers who book a trip from Manchester to Paris often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like London, Barcelona or Amsterdam. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Manchester and Paris itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Paris and any of these top destinations today!

How early should I purchase tickets to Paris from Manchester online for the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets are costing $18 (€15) one way on average.
  • Bus tickets are costing on average $42 (€35) one way.

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