How to travel from Waterloo to Paris

More than 1,000 travel companies trust us to sell their tickets all in one place.

Trenitalia
Easyjet
Deutsche Bahn
SNCF

Compare prices and tickets Prices for trains, buses and flights

Mon
May 23
Tue
May 24
Wed
May 25
Thu
May 26
Fri
May 27
Sat
May 28
Sun
May 29

Travel Information to Paris from Waterloo

distanceDistance157 miles (253 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$33 - $425
fastestFastest modeTrain • $137 (€123) • 2 h 25 min
carriersPopular travel companiesEurolines Germany, Lufthansa or Thalys

Travel 157 miles (253 km) by bus, flight or train between Waterloo and Paris. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Eurolines Germany, Lufthansa or Thalys among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Waterloo to Paris.

Travel Tips: Travel from Waterloo to Paris

Travel to Paris easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Waterloo to Paris.
FAQs

Travel between Waterloo, Belgium and Paris, France is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Belgium enter France?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Paris from Waterloo?

Conditions of entry into France:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 48 hours prior to arrival
  • 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)
  • Health declaration required

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Paris, France?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of France has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 5/21/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey from Waterloo to Paris.

Return travel to Waterloo, Belgium from France is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Belgium from France?

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

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

Requirements for reentering Belgium:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • 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)

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

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

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Waterloo, Belgium was last verified on 5/16/22. 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 Waterloo from Paris.

There are 3 ways to travel between Waterloo and Paris including taking a bus, flight or train.

The cheapest way to get from Waterloo to Paris is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $33 (€30) compared to other travel options to Paris:

A bus is generally $391 (€351) less than a flight for the same journey. Taking a flight costs on average $425 (€381) from Waterloo to Paris.

A bus is $104 (€93) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Waterloo to Paris costing on average $137 (€123).

The distance is approximately 157 miles (253 km) from Waterloo to Paris.

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

  • Trains from Waterloo to Paris most often leave from Waterloo and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.

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

  • Eurolines Germany can take you to Paris by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Eurolines Germany from Waterloo to Paris for $33 (€30).
  • Lufthansa can take you to Paris by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for Lufthansa from Waterloo to Paris for $425 (€381).
  • Thalys can take you to Paris by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Thalys from Waterloo to Paris for $137 (€123).
Your trip from Waterloo 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 Waterloo to Paris tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Paris today!

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

  • A bus ticket for this route is costing $33 (€30) one way on average.
  • A plane ticket costs $425 (€381) one way on average for this route.
  • A train ticket costs $137 (€123) one way on average for this journey.

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

Travelling from Waterloo to Paris: related information

Here are some other resources that might have the information you need

The Omio App Makes Travel Planning Easy

We’ll get you where you want to go. From live train updates to mobile tickets, our innovative app is the ideal way to plan and keep track of your travel.

ios-badge
android-badge
Hand With Phone
Currency
Language