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Paris to London Train Information

Avg. Train Duration
2 hours 27 minutes
Train Ticket Price: £76
Trains depart from:Paris
Trains arrive in:London
Distance:344 km
Train Companies:Eurostar
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Train between Paris and London with Eurostar

Find the best trains from Paris to London with Omio's travel partners Eurostar from £94. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

Eurostar

Train tickets for Eurostar from Paris to London are available on Omio for as little as £94 when you book in advance. Eurostar is the exclusive high-speed railway service connecting the United Kingdom to continental Europe through the Channel Tunnel, popularly known as the “Chunnel, ” with routes from London to Paris, Lille, Brussels, and Amsterdam amongst other European destinations. The Eurostar effectively opens up train travel in Europe to UK travellers.

With a high-speed train service reaching speeds up to 200 mph, you will travel 213 miles (343 km) from Paris to London underwater in ultimate comfort coupled with modern, comfortable seats and large windows. When booking your train tickets for the Chunnel between Paris and London, you can choose between Standard, Standard Premier (light refreshments served and spacious seats), and Business Premier (with flexible travel options, lounge access, spacious seats, hot meal and priority boarding). You can enjoy a quiet and relaxing train journey across Europe with Eurostar.

These are Eurostar 's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the train from Paris to London:

  • 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.

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.
 




Eurostar trains from Paris to London

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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 London 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 London 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 London 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 London

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 London.

Travel Tips

Trains from Paris to London
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FAQs
What are the travel restrictions for London, United Kingdom if I'm coming from Paris, France by train?

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

What is the status of international entry into United Kingdom from France?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

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

Conditions of entry:

  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • 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
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

When travelling in United Kingdom, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 11/06/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to London from Paris before travelling.

What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by train to Paris, France from London, United Kingdom?

The restriction level for your return train to Paris, France from London is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Paris from London restricted?

International entry 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 London?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Entry is allowed for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 7 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required
  • Mandatory installation of smart phone app for contact purposes
  • Health declaration required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be placed under state 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:

  • Social distancing required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 11/06/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Paris from London closer to your date of departure here.

How much do cheap trains between Paris and London cost?
Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Paris to London for the next 7 days starting from £94  one way.
What is the average price of train tickets from Paris to London?
If you’re looking to buy tickets for this route in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Paris to London train prices are on average £134  one way.
What is the distance by train from Paris to London?
The Paris to London train distance is approximately 213 miles (343 km).
How long does it take from Paris to London by train?
The train time between Paris and London is on average 2 h 26 min  for the 213 miles (343 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Paris to London by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
What station does the Paris to London train leave from? Which London train station do I come into from Paris?

When taking a train from Paris, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est. When you arrive in London, your train can arrive in train stations including London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross.

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Paris Gare de Lyon   to London Victoria.

Where is the train station in Paris to go to London? Where is the train station in London located?

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

What train companies offer a service from Paris to London?
If you're looking for trains from Paris to London, you can rely on Eurostar to get you to London. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Paris to London trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Can I buy a direct train from Paris to London?
If you’re looking for a direct train from Paris to London, consider travelling with Eurostar. Non-stop train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your train tickets.
What time is the earliest train from Paris to London? What time is the last train from Paris to London?
The first train from Paris to London leaves at 07: 11   and the last train for this leaves at 15: 11. Omio shows you the latest train from Paris to London times to help you book the best departure time for this route.
How far in advance should I book train tickets to London from Paris for the best deals?
If you book Paris to London train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £134. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Paris to London. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Paris
London
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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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.