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The cheapest trains

from Paris
to London

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Cheapest

£227

Average

£250

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

The average ticket from Paris to London will cost around £ 250 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 227.

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16:13Paris Gare du Nord2h2617:39London St Pancras International
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18:13Paris Gare du Nord2h2619:39London St Pancras International
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10:13Paris Gare du Nord2h1711:30London St Pancras International
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17:13Paris Gare du Nord2h1918:32London St Pancras International
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£2271One-way
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13:13Paris Gare du Nord2h2614:39London St Pancras International
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£2271One-way

Train Times

Paris to London

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07:13Paris Gare du Nord2h1908:32London St Pancras International
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07:43Paris Gare du Nord2h1709:00London St Pancras International
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09:13Paris Gare du Nord2h2610:39London St Pancras International
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10:13Paris Gare du Nord2h1711:30London St Pancras International
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11:13Paris Gare du Nord2h3412:47London St Pancras International
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12:13Paris Gare du Nord2h1713:30London St Pancras International
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13:13Paris Gare du Nord2h2614:39London St Pancras International
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15:13Paris Gare du Nord2h2616:39London St Pancras International
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16:13Paris Gare du Nord2h2617:39London St Pancras International
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17:13Paris Gare du Nord2h1918:32London St Pancras International
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18:13Paris Gare du Nord2h2619:39London St Pancras International
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19:13Paris Gare du Nord2h3620:49London St Pancras International
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20:13Paris Gare du Nord2h3621:49London St Pancras International
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21:13Paris Gare du Nord2h2622:39London St Pancras International
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Prices across different modes

Train
Bus
Flight
Mon
Aug 19
£227Eurostar
£32Eurolines France
£82Vueling
Tue
Aug 20
£227Eurostar
£26Eurolines France
£72Vueling
Wed
Aug 21
£178Eurostar
£27Eurolines France
£63Vueling
Thu
Aug 22
£178Eurostar
£31Eurolines France
£63Vueling
Fri
Aug 23
£129Eurostar
£52Bla Bla Bus
£101Vueling
Sat
Aug 24
£178Eurostar
£37Eurolines France
£97Air France
Sun
Aug 25
£129Eurostar
£38Flixbus
£72Vueling
Mon
Aug 26
£178Eurostar
£28Flixbus
£96easyJet
Tue
Aug 27
£129Eurostar
£24Flixbus
£63Vueling
Wed
Aug 28
£97Eurostar
£24Flixbus
£53Vueling
Thu
Aug 29
£113Eurostar
£24Flixbus
£43Vueling
Fri
Aug 30
£97Eurostar
£24Flixbus
£63Vueling
Sat
Aug 31
£113Eurostar
£28Flixbus
£73easyJet
Sun
Sep 1
£97Eurostar
£28Flixbus
£53Vueling
Mon
Sep 2
£81Eurostar
£18Flixbus
£57easyJet
Tue
Sep 3
£81Eurostar
£14Flixbus
£38Vueling
Wed
Sep 4
£81Eurostar
£13Flixbus
£38Vueling
Thu
Sep 5
£64Eurostar
£14Flixbus
£29Vueling
Fri
Sep 6
£81Eurostar
£14Flixbus
£43Vueling
Sat
Sep 7
£81Eurostar
£14Flixbus
£52easyJet
Sun
Sep 8
£81Eurostar
£14Flixbus
£38Vueling

The fastest trains

from Paris
to London

Showing times and prices for Aug 20

Fastest Journey

2h 17m

Average

2h 25m

Trains per day

14

Distance

344 km

Of the 14 train that leave Paris for London every day 14 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct train cover the 344 km distance in an average of 2h 25m but if you time it right, some train will get you there in just 2h 17m .

The slowest train will take 2h 36m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

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10:13Paris Gare du Nord2h1711:30London St Pancras International
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£2271One-way
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07:43Paris Gare du Nord2h1709:00London St Pancras International
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£2921One-way
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12:13Paris Gare du Nord2h1713:30London St Pancras International
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£2271One-way
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07:13Paris Gare du Nord2h1908:32London St Pancras International
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£2921One-way
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17:13Paris Gare du Nord2h1918:32London St Pancras International
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£2271One-way

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Journey Summary

Paris to London Train Information

Avg. Train Duration:
2 hours 22 minutes
Train Ticket Price: £79
Trains depart from:Paris
Trains arrive in:London
Distance:344 km
TrainTrain Companies:Eurostar

Trains from Paris to London

Train services from Paris to London are operated by Eurostar, departing from London St. Pancras International Station and arriving at Paris Gare du Nord. The train journey takes approximately 2.5 hours, with state of the art high-speed trains travelling the Channel Tunnel. The first train departs London just after 5:30 a.m. and services then run half-hourly through peak hours and hourly during off peak times. The last train leaves at 8:00 p.m. The first train on Saturday and Sunday departs one hour later.

Where do trains from Paris to London depart from?

Eurostar trains depart from Gare du Nord station, which is one of six major trains stations in Paris. Arriving at Gare du Nord within the Paris area is simple, as it is located on Rue de Dunkerque and is well connected by the Paris Metro, which is a fast and cost-effective way to reach the station.

Where do trains from Paris to London arrive?

The Eurostar trains arrive at the London terminal St-Pancras which is conveniently situated in Central London on Euston Road. Its proximity to the city center means that travellers can leave their Eurostar train and reach their London hotel in a matter of minutes. It is certainly possible to reach a nearby hotel on foot if it is located in the local area, however, the London Underground also provides fast transfers within the Central London area.

  • All Paris to London trains are run by Eurostar.

  • All Eurostar trains are direct, depart from Paris' Gare du Nord train station and arrive at London's St. Pancras.

  • Most travellers book their Paris to London tickets 1-2 months in advance of the travel date.

Paris to London Train Cost

Prices for Eurostar Trains from Paris to London when you book in advance

Booking Period Average Price
Same Day £195.15
1 Day in Advance £160.97
1 Week in Advance £126.19
2 Weeks in Advance £100.33
1 Month in Advance £82.19
3 Months in Advance £55.03


While it's tempting to opt for a last minute flight for your journey between Paris and London, which, if you time it right could be cheaper; the train offers a far more convenient and quicker alternative (when you factor in check-in and time spent at the airport). With appropriate planning, the journey could even be quicker when booked in advance.


Save as much as £140 by booking your Eurostar train from Paris to London up to 3 months in advance. Even just 2 weeks in advance you can make huge saving (half of the Same Day Ticket price) when booking you train ticket.

Based on Omio's travel data, as the table above clearly illustrates, ticket prices on Eurostar Paris to London trains decrease the further you book in advance








  • It is 18% cheaper to book a Paris to London train a day ahead of time rather than purchasing a ticket at the station.
  • It is 35% cheaper to book a Eurostar train ticket 1 week in advanced as opposed to the day you intend to travel.
  • Finally, Paris to London train costs are 58% cheaper when booked 1 month in advance as opposed to purchasing a train ticket the day of.
 



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Best fares for trains from Paris to London

This Weekend
This month
Next Month
Fri, Aug 23
Train
Eurostar
05:432h 17m08:00
ParisLondon
Sat, Aug 24
Train
Eurostar
06:132h 17m08:30
ParisLondon
Fastest Trains from Paris to London
Fri, Aug 23
Train
Eurostar
05:432h 17m08:00
ParisLondon
Sat, Aug 24
Train
Eurostar
06:132h 17m08:30
ParisLondon
Sun, Aug 25
Train
Eurostar
06:132h 17m08:30
ParisLondon
Return Train Tickets for London to Paris
Wed, Aug 21
Train
Eurostar
18:012h 16m20:17
LondonParis
Thu, Aug 22
Train
Eurostar
18:012h 16m20:17
LondonParis
Fri, Aug 23
Train
Eurostar
13:222h 25m15:47
LondonParis

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
Paris
London
TrainGare Saint-Lazare

Amenities

TrainParis Gare Montparnasse

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TrainParis Gare d'Austerlitz

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TrainParis Gare de Lyon

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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 not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.
Metro lines 1, 14
Bus lines 29, 57, 61, 91, 20, 24, 63, 65, 87
Suburban train lines RER A, D
TrainParis Gare de l'Est

Amenities

TrainParis Gare du Nord

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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.
Metro lines 4, 5
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.

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