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from Paris to London

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

Our recommendation

To get from Paris to London on Sep 27 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

10:10AMParis Charles de Gaulle Airport1h30 10:40AMLondon Heathrow Airport
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$1571One-way
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10:10AMParis Charles de Gaulle Airport1h30 10:40AMLondon Heathrow Airport
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07:30AMParis Charles de Gaulle Airport1h25 07:55AMLondon Heathrow Airport
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05:13PMParis Gare du Nord2h19 06:32PMLondon St Pancras International
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03:13PMParis Gare du Nord2h26 04:39PMLondon St Pancras International
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Sun
Sep 26
$323Eurostar
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Mon
Sep 27
$236Eurostar
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$85easyJet
Tue
Sep 28
$255Eurostar
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$119Air France
Wed
Sep 29
$255Eurostar
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$135Air France
Thu
Sep 30
$255Eurostar
$43Union Ivkoni International
$102easyJet
Fri
Oct 1
$194Eurostar
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$88easyJet
Sat
Oct 2
$128Eurostar
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Sun
Oct 3
$128Eurostar
$43Union Ivkoni International
$103Air France
Mon
Oct 4
$179Eurostar
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$69easyJet
Tue
Oct 5
$150Eurostar
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$68British Airways
Wed
Oct 6
$128Eurostar
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$135Air France
Thu
Oct 7
$107Eurostar
$37BlaBlaCar Bus
$79easyJet
Fri
Oct 8
$107Eurostar
$37BlaBlaCar Bus
$55easyJet
Sat
Oct 9
$115Eurostar
$51Flixbus
$55easyJet
Sun
Oct 10
$150Eurostar
$42Flixbus
$86Air France
Mon
Oct 11
$138Eurostar
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$52easyJet
Tue
Oct 12
$86Eurostar
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$60British Airways
Wed
Oct 13
$77Eurostar
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$65British Airways
Thu
Oct 14
$86Eurostar
$42Flixbus
$52easyJet
Fri
Oct 15
$86Eurostar
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$52easyJet
Sat
Oct 16
$115Eurostar
$45Flixbus
$46easyJet

Travel Information to London from Paris

distanceDistance213 miles (343 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$86 - $194
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $86 (€70) • 8 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $118 (€95) • 1 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, easyJet or Eurostar

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 213 miles (343 km) between Paris and London. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 5 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $86 (€70). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus, easyJet or Eurostar among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight or train from Paris to London.

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How to Travel from Paris to London

The journey from Paris to London is popular with travelers for both business and leisure. The trip between these two busy capital cities is convenient whether you choose to travel by bus, train or plane. Depending on the mode of transit and time of departure, journey times vary between 2 and 8 hours. Key departure points in Paris include Gare Paris Bercy and Paris Gallieni Porte Bagnolet bus stations, Paris-Orly and Paris-Charles de Gaulle airports and Paris Gare du Nord train station. Bus, train and plane journeys from Paris to London are available 7 days a week.

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Paris to London Travel Comparison

Average Price

Travel Time

Cheapest Time to Book

Bus

€28

7:30 h

2 Months Ahead

Train

€83

2:17 h

2 Months Ahead

Flight

€51

1:05 h

2 Weeks Ahead



What is the best way to travel from Paris to London?

Cheapest way to travel from Paris to London

Taking a bus is cheapest way to travel from Paris to London. Buses traveling from Paris to London depart from either Paris Gallieni Porte Bagnolet or Gare Paris Bercy and take at least 7:30 h to arrive at London's Victoria bus station. Over 20 buses travel from Paris to London every day, with the first departing at 8:05 a.m. Bus companies that travel from Paris to London include Eurolines, Flixbus and Ouibus.


Fastest way to travel from Paris to London

Flying is the fastest way to travel from Paris to London. Flights that travel from Paris to London depart from either Paris' Charles de Gaulle or Orly airport and arrive at one of London's 6 airports after approximately an hour of flight time. Over 30 direct flights travel from Paris to London every day, with the first departing at 7:25 a.m. Airlines that travel directly from Paris to London include Air France, British Airways, EasyJet, Iberia, Vueling, and CityJet.


Most popular way to travel from Paris to London

Taking the train is the most popular way to travel from Paris to London. Taking the Eurostar is almost 2 hours faster than flying from Paris to London when traveling to and from the airport is taken into consideration and nearly 5 and a half hours faster than taking the bus. While flying from Paris to London is usually cheaper than booking a flight, traveling to and from London and Paris' airports is quite expensive and time-consuming. Traveling from Paris to London by train allows you to arrive at St Pancras train station in London's city center and immediately connect to public transportation.


How to get from Paris to London

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Paris to London, 45,04% of our customers choose the train as their preferred mode of transportation. By traveling by train on this route, you can enjoy the comfort of spacious seats, spectacular views—and in some cases free Wi-Fi—in both second and first class. Our customers have decided that the train is the best way to get from Paris to London and have chosen to enjoy this fast, safe and efficient way to arrive at their destination. Taking the train also avoids long lines or potential expenses for transfers to/from the station—especially since most main railway stations are located in the city center. Train companies in Europe vary from country to country, but most of them offer high-speed train routes, therefore when you add up at the end-to-end journey time, the train is often also the fastest way to get to your destination.

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Attractions in London

London receives the most international arrivals out of any city in the world. Some of London's main attractions include the Tower of London, Westminster Abbey, Buckingham Palace, St Paul's Cathedral, Tower Bridge, the London Eye, the British Museum, the Tate Modern and Wembley Stadium as well as Chelsea, Arsenal, and Tottenham Hotspur football clubs.

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FAQs
Does United Kingdom have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people traveling from Paris to London?

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

Can I enter United Kingdom if coming from France?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • 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 measures do I need to follow in London, United Kingdom due to the pandemic?

All travelers in United Kingdom must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 9/25/21; 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 Paris to London.

Are there COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Paris, France from London, United Kingdom?

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

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

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

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

Requirements for reentering France:

  • 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 requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in France?

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

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

The above information about your return travel to Paris, France was last verified on 9/25/21. 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 Paris from London.

How do I travel from Paris to London?

There are 3 ways to get from Paris to London: bus, flight or train.

How do I get from Paris to London the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to travel from Paris to London is by taking a bus with an average price of $86 (€70).

This is compared to other travel options to London:

Taking a bus is about $32 (€26) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $118 (€95) for this route.

Taking a bus is about $108 (€87) less than taking a train, which costs on average $194 (€157) for this trip.

What is the quickest way from Paris to London?

The quickest way to travel to London from Paris is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 5 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by bus can take 8 h 30 min   on average.

In comparison, going by train can take 2 h 19 min   on average.

How far is it from Paris to London?

The distance from Paris to London is approximately 213 miles (343 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Paris to London?

The average frequency per day from Paris to London is:

  • 3 trains per day.

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

When traveling between Paris and London, where do I depart from Paris and where do I arrive in London?

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

  • Buses mostly depart from Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine) and arrive in London, Victoria Coach Station.
  • Flights mostly leave from Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport and tend to arrive in London Heathrow Airport.
  • Trains most often depart from Paris at Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in London at London Victoria.
Which travel operators can get me to London from Paris?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Paris to London, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Flixbus to go to London by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Paris to London tickets on Omio for $86 (€70).
  • EasyJet can take you to London by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for easyJet from Paris to London for $118 (€95).
  • Eurostar can get you to London by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Eurostar from Paris to London for $194 (€157) on Omio.
Is there a direct service from Paris to London?

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

  • You can find around 3 direct trains per day and travel with Eurostar.

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

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Paris to London?
Many of our customers traveling from Paris to London don't make London their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after London are Amsterdam, Brussels or Edinburgh, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from London to any of these top destinations today!
When should I book a ticket from Paris to London online to score the best deals?

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

  • Bus tickets are costing $86 (€70) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing $118 (€95) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost on average $194 (€157) one way.

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

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Paris
London
Gare Paris Bercy
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Paris Gallieni Porte Bagnolet
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines 3
Paris Gare Montparnasse
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