The cheapest trains from Paris to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 27 Jul

Cheapest

£202

Average

£263

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Paris to Birmingham will cost around £ 263 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 202.

Cheapest
09:11Paris Gare du Nord4h59 13:10Birmingham New Street
1 changes
£2021One-way
2nd Cheapest
13:10Paris Gare du Nord5h01 17:11Birmingham New Street
1 changes
£3241One-way

Timetable Paris to Birmingham

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09:11Paris Gare du Nord4h59 13:10Birmingham New Street
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13:10Paris Gare du Nord5h01 17:11Birmingham New Street
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Tue
27 Jul
£249HOP!
Wed
28 Jul
£165KLM
Thu
29 Jul
£93HOP!
Fri
30 Jul
£167HOP!
Sat
31 Jul
£93HOP!
Sun
1 Aug
£93HOP!
Mon
2 Aug
£146HOP!
Tue
3 Aug
£93HOP!
Wed
4 Aug
£113HOP!
Thu
5 Aug
£56HOP!
Fri
6 Aug
£113HOP!
Sat
7 Aug
£87HOP!
Sun
8 Aug
£87HOP!
Mon
9 Aug
£113HOP!
Tue
10 Aug
£114Air France
Thu
12 Aug
£101HOP!
Fri
13 Aug
£87HOP!
Sat
14 Aug
£87HOP!
Sun
15 Aug
£101HOP!

The fastest trains from Paris to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 27 Jul

Fastest Journey

4 h 59 m

Average

5 h

Trains per day

2

Distance

502 km

It's difficult to get from Paris to Birmingham without changing at least once.

Fastest
09:11Paris Gare du Nord4h59 13:10Birmingham New Street
1 changes
£2021One-way
2nd Fastest
13:10Paris Gare du Nord5h01 17:11Birmingham New Street
1 changes
£3241One-way

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Train Information from Paris to Birmingham

distanceDistance311 miles (502 km)
changesDirect trainYes
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Trains from Paris to Birmingham cover the 311 miles (502 km) long route with our travel partners like. There are direct train services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Birmingham New Street.


Eurostar trains from Paris to Birmingham

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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 Birmingham 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 Paris to Birmingham 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 Paris to Birmingham 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 Paris to Birmingham

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 Paris to Birmingham.

Travel Tips

Trains from Paris to Birmingham
Travel by train to Birmingham 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 Paris to Birmingham.
FAQs
Are there any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by train between Paris and Birmingham?

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

Is international entry into Birmingham 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 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
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Birmingham, 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 26/07/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Paris to Birmingham closer to your date of departure here.

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

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Birmingham 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 Birmingham?

What are the entry requirements?

  • 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
  • Health declaration required
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required

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 26/07/2021. 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 Birmingham to Paris train here.

What is the distance to Birmingham from Paris by train?
The Paris to Birmingham train distance is approximately 311 miles (502 km).
Which train station in Paris goes to Birmingham? Which train station do I come into Birmingham from Paris?

Some of the Paris train stations to Birmingham you can start your journey from include Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Birmingham include Birmingham New Street and Birmingham Moor Street.

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

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

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

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Paris
Birmingham
Gare Saint-Lazare
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Paris Gare Montparnasse
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Paris Gare d'Austerlitz
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Paris Gare de Lyon
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines 1, 14<br>Bus lines 29, 57, 61, 91, 20, 24, 63, 65, 87<br>Suburban train lines RER A, D
Paris Gare de l'Est
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Paris Gare du Nord
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Refreshments
WC

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.<br>Metro lines 4, 5<br>Suburban train lines RER B, D
How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.