How to travel from Reading to Paris

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Travel Information to Paris from Reading

distanceDistance231 miles (373 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$2 - $47
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $2 (€2) • 3 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $31 (€29) • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Vueling

Travel 231 miles (373 km) by bus, ferry, flight or train to Paris from Reading. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $2 (€2). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or Vueling among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Reading to Paris.

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FAQs

Travel from Reading, United Kingdom to Paris, France is: Unrestricted.

Is international entry into Paris from Reading restricted?

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

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

  • There are no current restrictions

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: Recommended

The above information was last verified on 11/6/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Reading to Paris closer to your planned date of departure here.

Return travel to Reading, United Kingdom from France is: Unrestricted.

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

Entry into United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted 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:

  • There are no current restrictions

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: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face masks: Regional advice

The above information about your return travel to Reading, United Kingdom was last verified on 11/6/22. 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 Reading from Paris.

There are 4 ways to travel between Reading and Paris including taking a bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to get from Reading to Paris is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $2 (€2) compared to other travel options to Paris:

Taking a train is usually $45 (€42) less than taking a bus to Paris, which costs on average $47 (€44) for the same trip.

A train is $29 (€27) less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Reading to Paris costing on average $31 (€29).

The quickest way to travel to Paris from Reading is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 15 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 10 h 35 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 3 h 30 min   of travel time.

The distance from Reading to Paris is approximately 231 miles (373 km).

The average frequency per day from Reading to Paris is:

  • 12 trains a day.

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

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

  • Most travelers who book a bus ticket from Reading to Paris depart from Reading, Christchurch Green / Redlands Road (University of Reading) to Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine).
  • Most travelers take a train from Reading to Paris Gare de Lyon.

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

  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Paris by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Reading to Paris tickets on Omio for $47 (€44).
  • Vueling can take you to Paris by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for Vueling from Reading to Paris for $31 (€29).
Looking to extend your trip from Reading to Paris? Many Omio customers who go from Reading 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.

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

  • Bus tickets are costing on average $47 (€44) one way.
  • Plane tickets are costing $31 (€29) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing $2 (€2) one way on average.

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

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