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Train Information from Edinburgh to Paris

distanceDistance541 miles (873 km)
changesDirect trainYes
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Trains from Edinburgh to Paris cover the 541 miles (873 km) long route with our travel partners like. There are direct train services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.

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FAQs
What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train from Edinburgh to Paris?

Travel between Edinburgh, 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 Edinburgh?

Conditions of entry:

  • 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

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 02/08/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Edinburgh to Paris before travelling.

What restrictions are there on reentering United Kingdom from Paris, France?

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

Is my return train into Edinburgh 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
  • 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
  • Before departure, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include a COVID-19 test to be taken on day 2
  • 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 are the safety rules to follow in Edinburgh, 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 02/08/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Edinburgh from Paris closer to your date of departure here.

What is the distance to Paris from Edinburgh via train?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance between Edinburgh and Paris via train to be approximately 541 miles (873 km).
What is the departure train station in Edinburgh and arrival train station in Paris?

Some of the Edinburgh train stations to Paris you can start your journey from include Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Haymarket and Edinburgh Gateway. 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 Edinburgh Waverley   and arriving in Paris Gare de Lyon.

Where do I find the Edinburgh train station to Paris? Where is the Paris train station?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Edinburgh Waverley, located approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Edinburgh. The most popular arrival train station in Paris, called Paris Gare de Lyon, is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from its city centre.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Edinburgh
Paris
Edinburgh Waverley
Amenities
Refreshments
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.