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Overview: Train from Paris to Ashford

distanceDistance171 miles (275 km)
frequencyTrain frequency4 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 4 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesEurostar

Trains from Paris to Ashford cover the 171 miles (275 km) long route taking on average 3 h 8 min with our travel partners like Eurostar. Normally, there are 4 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Ashford International Station.

Train companies: Eurostar trains Paris to Ashford

Eurostar will get you from Paris to Ashford at great prices. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times, prices and tickets for your trip.

Eurostar

Eurostar is the exclusive high-speed railway service connecting the United Kingdom with countries in Europe like France, Belgium and the Netherlands. Most Eurostar trains travel through the Channel Tunnel between the UK and France. With a high-speed train service reaching speeds up to 186 mph (300 km/h), you will travel to Ashford from Paris in ultimate comfort coupled with modern, comfortable seats and large windows. When booking your Eurostar train from Paris to Ashford, you can choose between three ticket types: Standard, Standard Premier (with light refreshments served and spacious seats), and Business Premier (with flexible travel options, spacious seating, lounge access, priority boarding and hot meal served).

    Please follow the recommendations outlined by Eurostar when booking your train tickets between Paris and Ashford due to the coronavirus:

    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended
    • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
    • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
    • If passengers have an upcoming booking and are unable to or would rather not travel, there is a possibility to postpone their trip and claim an eVoucher. The eVoucher allows passengers to make a new booking within 12 months of the initial booking for travel until late 2021.

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    FAQs

    Am I allowed to travel by train from Paris, France to Ashford, United Kingdom?

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

    Is international entry into Ashford 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?

    Entry Requirements:

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 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 self-quarantine
    • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
    • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 1 for vaccinated travellers
    • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
    • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

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

    • Physical distance required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
    • Face mask required: Regional advice

    The above information was last checked on 19/01/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Paris to Ashford closer to your date of departure here.

    What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Ashford, United Kingdom to Paris, France?

    The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Ashford to Paris is: Partially open

    Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to France from United Kingdom?

    Reentry to France is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in France from Ashford?

    What are the entry requirements?

    • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
    • 10-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals without a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
    • Health declaration required
    • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be tested. A positive test will result in mandatory quarantine

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

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

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

    Last verified on 19/01/2022. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Ashford to Paris train here.

    How far is it from Paris to Ashford by train?

    The Paris to Ashford train distance is approximately 171 miles (275 km).

    How long is the train to Ashford from Paris?

    On average the Paris to Ashford train time is 3 h 8 min  covering the 171 miles (275 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

    Which train station from Paris to Ashford do I depart from? Which Ashford train station from Paris do I arrive in?

    There are a few train stations in Paris to start your route from including Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est. In Ashford you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Ashford International Station and Ashford (Kent) Int.

    Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon   and arrive in Ashford International Station.

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

    The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Paris Gare de Lyon, is located 1.3 miles (2.1 km) from the city centre of Paris.

    The most popular arrival train station, Ashford International Station, is located 0.2 miles (319 m) away from the city centre of Ashford.

    Which train companies can take me to Ashford from Paris?

    If you're looking for trains from Paris to Ashford, you can rely on Eurostar to get you to Ashford. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Paris to Ashford journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

    How many train services per day are there from Paris to Ashford?

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

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Paris
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    Paris Gare de Lyon is the most popular Paris 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 Paris for your journey to Ashford.
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    Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
    Public transport options for Paris Gare de Lyon
    Metro lines: 1, 14
    Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 72, 77, 91
    Train lines: TGV, RER A, RER D, Transilien R
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    Public transport options for Paris Gare du Nord
    Metro lines: 4, 5
    Bus lines: 65, 26, 43
    Train lines: RER B, D, E
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    Mon - Fri: 06: 45 - 20: 30 | Sat: 09: 00 - 20: 00 | Sun: 09: 00 - 20: 30
    Public transport options for Paris Gare de l'Est
    Metro lines: 4, 5, 7
    Bus lines: 31, 32, 35, 38, 39, 46, 54, 56, 91
    Train lines: RER B, TGV, TGV/ICE, TER, Intercités, OUIGO, Transilien, Russian Railways
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    Mon - Fri: 08: 00 - 19: 30 | Sat: 10: 00 - 18: 00
    Public transport options for Paris Gare Saint-Lazare
    Metro lines: 3, 9, 12, 13, 14
    Bus lines: 20, 21, 22, 26, 27, 28, 29, 32, 42, 43, 66, 80, 94, 95, 528, RoissyB
    Train lines: TER, Intercités, Transilien J, Transilien L, RER E
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    Mon - Sun: 10: 45 - 18: 00
    Public transport options for Gare de Paris Bercy
    Metro lines: 6, 14
    Bus lines: 24, 87, N32, N35
    Train lines: TER, Intercités
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    Mon - Sun: 08: 00 - 20: 00
    Public transport options for Paris Gare d'Austerlitz
    Metro lines: 5, 10
    Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 89, 91, 215
    Train lines: TER Centre-Val de Loire, Intercités, Intercités de Nuit, Transilien, RER C