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Train Information to Saint-Étienne from London

distanceDistance467 miles (753 km)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesTGV or Eurostar

Trains from London to Saint-Étienne cover the 467 miles (753 km) long route taking on average 10 h 53 min with our travel partners like TGV or Eurostar. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Saint-Étienne Châteaucreux.


Eurostar trains from London to Saint-Etienne

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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 Saint-Etienne 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 London to Saint-Etienne 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 London to Saint-Etienne 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 London to Saint-Etienne

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 London to Saint-Etienne.

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Trains from London to Saint-Étienne
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FAQs
What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train from London to Saint-Étienne?

Travel between London, United Kingdom and Saint-Étienne, 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 London?

Conditions of entry:

  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 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
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be placed under state quarantine

What are the safety rules to follow in Saint-Étienne, 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 05/12/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Saint-Étienne from London before travelling.

Do I need to quarantine when I return to United Kingdom from Saint-Étienne, France?

The restriction level for your return train to London, United Kingdom from Saint-Étienne is: Partially open.

Is my return train into London from Saint-Étienne 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 Saint-Étienne?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Prebook and pay for day 2 and day 8 COVID-19 PCR tests for unvaccinated travellers
  • 10-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals without a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 2 for vaccinated travellers
  • 2-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals with a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in London, 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 05/12/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to London from Saint-Étienne closer to your date of departure here.

What is the distance to Saint-Étienne from London by train?
The train distance from London to Saint-Étienne is around 467 miles (753 km).
How long is the train journey from London to Saint-Étienne?
On average the London to Saint-Étienne train time is 10 h 53 min  covering the 467 miles (753 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
What is the departure train station in London and arrival train station in Saint-Étienne?

When taking the train to Saint-Étienne from London, you can choose to depart from train stations like London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross. Your trip can end in train stations such as Saint-Étienne Châteaucreux, St Etienne Carnot and Saint-Étienne Bellevue.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from London Victoria   and arrive in Saint-Étienne Châteaucreux.

Where do I find the London train station to Saint-Étienne? Where is the Saint-Étienne train station?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, London Victoria, located approximately 1.2 miles (2 km) from the city centre of London. The most popular arrival train station in Saint-Étienne, called Saint-Étienne Châteaucreux, is located around 0.7 miles (1.1 km) away from its city centre.

Which train companies can get me from London to Saint-Étienne?
For the best London to Saint-Étienne train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with TGV or Eurostar. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between London and Saint-Étienne to compare what amenities they may offer.
How many trains per day are there to Saint-Étienne from London?
On average, there are 2 trains a day from London to Saint-Étienne. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

London
Saint-Étienne
London Victoria is the most popular London 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 London for your journey to Saint-Étienne.
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Public transport options for London Euston
Tube lines: Circle, Hammersmith & City, Metropolitan, Northern (Bank and Charing Cross branches), Victoria
Overground lines: Watford DC
Bus lines: 18, 30, 59, 68, 73, 91, 168, 205, 253, 390, N5, N20, N73, N91, N205, N253
Rail lines: London North Western Railway, London Overground, Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper
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Public transport options for London Kings Cross
Underground lines: Circle, Piccadilly, Hammersmith & City, Northern, Metropolitan, Victoria
Bus lines: 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 59, 63, 73, 91, 205, 214, 259, 390, 476
Train lines: Thameslink, Grand Central, Hull, London North Eastern, Gatwick Express
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Public transport options for London Paddington
Underground lines: Bakerloo Line, Circle Line, District Line, Hammersmith Line
Bus lines: N7, 23, 27, N27, 36, 205, N205, 332, 7, 46, A1, 18, N18
Train lines: Great Western Main Line, Heathrow Express
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Public transport options for London St Pancras International
Subway lines: Circle Line, Hammersmith & City Line, Metropolitan Line, Northern Line, Piccadilly Line, Victoria Line
Train lines: Overground line, High Speed 1, Eurostar
Bus lines: 326, 139