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Train Information between Birmingham and Paris

distanceDistance311 miles (502 km)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day

Trains from Birmingham to Paris cover the 311 miles (502 km) long route taking on average 5 h 6 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.


Eurostar trains from Birmingham to Paris

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The Eurostar is a high-speed railway company operating in Europe since 1994. It travels at 186mph under the English Channel to cities on the continent—whether you’re going to Brussels, Amsterdam or Rotterdam. The train is Europe’s solution to fly less; over 11 million Europeans chose to take the train to London from Paris instead of flying in 2019.

The check-in time for Eurostar to Paris train is around 30 minutes. This means you can arrive in plenty of time to pick up a coffee at the Gare du Nord station in Paris or St Pancras Station in London. Eurostar trains are kitted out with an onboard bistro, toilets, air conditioning and Wi-Fi to make the train journey from Birmingham to Paris more comfortable.

With three fare classes to choose from—Standard, Standard Premier and Business Premier—you can pick which is best for you; It’s easy to book cheap Eurostar return tickets in advance by travelling mid-week. You can choose to travel in comfort in Business Premier when taking the Birmingham to Paris train, get served a hot meal and drinks throughout the crossing with newspapers and access to the Ashford Departure Lounge in London.


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Eurostar Trains from Birmingham to Paris

The Eurostar is a high-speed train company connecting the UK to continental Europe and beyond.

When planning trips to Eurostar destinations, consider checking back for offers on Eurostar tickets. Speak to the Customer Care team at the Omio help centre for cancellations or changes to your ticket from Birmingham to Paris.

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Trains from Birmingham to Paris
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FAQs
Is travel by train currently allowed from Birmingham, United Kingdom to Paris, France?

Travel between Birmingham, United Kingdom and Paris, France by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into France from United Kingdom?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in France from Birmingham?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
  • 7-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required
  • Health declaration required

What are the safety rules to follow in Paris, France?

When travelling in France, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 25/10/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Paris from Birmingham before travelling.

Do I need to quarantine when I return to United Kingdom from Paris, France?

The restriction level for your return train to Birmingham, United Kingdom from Paris is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Birmingham from Paris restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Paris?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 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
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Birmingham, United Kingdom?

The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

Last checked on 25/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Birmingham from Paris closer to your date of departure here.

What is the distance to Paris from Birmingham by train?
You should expect to travel around 311 miles (502 km)  between Birmingham and Paris by train.
How many hours does it take from Birmingham to Paris by train?
The train time to Paris from Birmingham is on average 5 h 6 min  for the 311 miles (502 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Birmingham to Paris by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
Which train station from Birmingham to Paris do I depart from? Which Paris train station from Birmingham do I arrive in?

Some of the Birmingham train stations to Paris you can start your journey from include Birmingham New Street and Birmingham Moor Street. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Paris include Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Birmingham New Street   and arriving in Paris Gare de Lyon.

Where is the train station in Birmingham? Where is the train station in Paris?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Birmingham New Street, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Birmingham.

The most popular arrival train station, Paris Gare de Lyon, is located 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from the city centre of Paris.

How many train services per day are there between Birmingham and Paris?
On average, there are 3 trains a day from Birmingham to Paris. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Birmingham New Street is the most popular Birmingham railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Birmingham for your journey to Paris.
Amenities at station
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Sun: 07: 30 - 23: 00 | Mon - Sat: 05: 15 - 23: 00
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Train lines: West Midlands, CrossCountry, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales
Bus lines: N5, N6, N8, 4, 9, 23, 45, 50, 61, X51, X70