Birmingham to Paris train

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Cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Paris

Showing times and prices for 22 Apr

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Birmingham to Paris is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Avanti West Coast
06:284h50
Birmingham
11:18Paris
£4761One-way
1 change
Avanti West Coast
07:475h01
Birmingham
12:48Paris
£4761One-way
1 change
Avanti West Coast
08:475h01
Birmingham
13:48Paris
£4761One-way
1 change
Avanti West Coast
10:475h01
Birmingham
15:48Paris
£4761One-way
1 change
Avanti West Coast
12:475h01
Birmingham
17:48Paris
£4761One-way
1 change

Train timetableBirmingham to Paris

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, 22 April
Avanti West Coast
06:284h50
Birmingham
11:18Paris
1 change
Avanti West Coast
07:475h01
Birmingham
12:48Paris
1 change
Avanti West Coast
08:475h01
Birmingham
13:48Paris
1 change
Avanti West Coast
10:475h01
Birmingham
15:48Paris
1 change
Avanti West Coast
12:475h01
Birmingham
17:48Paris
1 change

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Train times from Birmingham to Paris

Showing times and prices for 22 Apr

Fastest Journey

4 h 50 m

Average

5 h 27 m

Trains per day

11

Distance

502 km

To travel from Birmingham to Paris you need to make at least one change.

Avanti West Coast
06:284h50
Birmingham
11:18Paris
£4761One-way
1 change
Avanti West Coast
17:214h57
Birmingham
22:18Paris
£4761One-way
1 change
Avanti West Coast
18:214h59
Birmingham
23:20Paris
£4761One-way
1 change
Avanti West Coast
07:475h01
Birmingham
12:48Paris
£4761One-way
1 change
Avanti West Coast
08:475h01
Birmingham
13:48Paris
£4761One-way
1 change

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Overview: Train from Birmingham to Paris

distanceDistance311 miles
durationAverage train duration4 h 50 min
priceAverage train ticket price£474 (€523)
frequencyTrain frequency9 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesEurostar or Virgin Trains

Trains from Birmingham to Paris cover the 311 miles long trip taking on average 4 h 50 min with our travel partners like Eurostar or Virgin Trains. Normally, there are 9 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £474, but the average price of train tickets is £474. Travellers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Paris Gare du Nord.

Train companies: Eurostar and Virgin Trains trains Birmingham to Paris

You can travel by train between Birmingham and Paris with Eurostar and Virgin Trains for as low as £476. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

Avanti West Coast is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates high-speed trains between London and major cities in the UK, including Birmingham, Manchester, Liverpool, Glasgow and Edinburgh. The company offers a range of ticket types, including Standard, First Class and Advance tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, comfortable seating and a range of food and drinks. The most popular routes for Avanti West Coast are London to Birmingham, London to Manchester and London to Glasgow. The company operates a fleet of Pendolino and Super Voyager trains, which offer a smooth and comfortable journey.

Train information from Birmingham to Paris with Virgin Trains:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 50 min
  • Cheapest Price: £476
  • Virgin Trains frequency: 9 a day


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.

FAQs: Birmingham to Paris train

FAQs: Travel by train from Birmingham 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 Birmingham to Paris.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Paris can start from as little as £474 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Birmingham to Paris is £474; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Birmingham to Paris train time is 4 h 50 min   covering the 311 mile long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Birmingham to Paris leaves at 06: 28. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Birmingham to Paris leaves at 23: 11.
There are 9 trains a day from Birmingham to Paris which require at least one change with Eurostar or Virgin Trains. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Paris. Take the fast train with Eurostar from Birmingham to Paris.
When taking a train from Birmingham to Paris, you can count on Eurostar or Virgin Trains for the best way to get you to Paris. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service to Paris from Birmingham and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 23: 11.

When departing from Birmingham, you have various train station options to start your route from including Birmingham New Street, Birmingham International and Birmingham Moor Street. When arriving in Paris, you can end your journey in train stations like Paris Gare du Nord, Paris Gare de Lyon and Paris Gare Montparnasse.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Birmingham New Street, which is located around 1.7 miles (2.7 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Paris Gare du Nord, located 2.8 miles (4.5 km) away from the city centre.

You have options as you can travel from Birmingham to Paris 3 different ways: coach, train or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Birmingham and Paris

Birmingham
Paris
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.
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Mon - Sat: 05: 15 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 30 - 23: 00
Public transport options for Birmingham New Street
Bus lines: N5, N6, N8, 4, 9, 23, 45, 50, 61, X51, X70
Train lines: West Midlands, CrossCountry, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales
Onward travel information: There are nearby bus stops on Smallbrook Queensway and Hill Street Most buses are wheelchair accessible. ********************************************************************************************************** For information go to the local travel information office by the Stephenson Street entrance. Alternatively, visit Transport for West Midlands, or call 0121 214 7214.
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Public transport options for Birmingham International
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement coach services can be found at the front of the station opposite the entrance to the long stay car park.
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Public transport options for Birmingham Moor Street
Location for Rail Replacement Services: This station is not usually served by rail replacement buses, due to difficult road access. Replacement buses stop at Birmingham Snow Hill station.
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Public transport options for Birmingham Snow Hill
Location for Rail Replacement Services: In the event of engineering the bus/coach will collect from: Bus Stop SH4, at the front of the station on Colmore Row.
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