Leicester to Paris train

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Overview: Train from Leicester to Paris

distanceDistance301 miles (486 km)
frequencyTrain frequency4 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 4 direct trains a day

Trains from Leicester to Paris cover the 301 miles (486 km) long route taking on average 3 h 51 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 4 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Leicester and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.

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FAQs

Travel between Leicester, 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 Leicester?

Conditions of entry:

  • 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

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 18/05/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Leicester and Paris before travelling.

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

Is my return train into Leicester from Paris restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

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

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

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

Last checked on 18/05/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Leicester from Paris closer to your date of departure here.

When travelling this route you should expect the distance to Paris from Leicester via train to be approximately 301 miles (486 km).
While the time it takes to travel 301 miles (486 km) from Leicester to Paris can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Leicester to Paris is on average 3 h 51 min.

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

Passengers board their train most frequently from Leicester and travel around 1.3 miles (2.1 km) from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Paris Gare de Lyon and need to travel approximately 1.9 miles (3.1 km) from the train station to the city centre in Paris.

The average number of trains departing Leicester for Paris is 4 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Leicester
Paris
The major railway station for departures from Leicester is Leicester. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Leicester for your trip between Leicester and Paris.

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