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Train Information from Paris to Stansted

distanceDistance230 miles (371 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 17 min
priceAverage train ticket price£138 (€157)
frequencyTrain frequency5 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 5 direct trains a day

Trains from Paris to Stansted cover the 230 miles (371 km) long route taking on average 2 h 17 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £138, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £91. Travellers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Stansted Airport.

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FAQs
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains to Stansted from Paris?

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

Can I enter United Kingdom from France?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 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
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

All travellers in United Kingdom must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 17/10/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Stansted from Paris as this information can change.

Do I need to quarantine when I return to France from Stansted, United Kingdom?

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

Is my return train into Paris from Stansted 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 Stansted?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 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

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 17/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Paris from Stansted closer to your date of departure here.

How much do cheap trains to Stansted from Paris cost?
You can find a cheap train from Paris to Stansted for some dates and times for as low as £91  one way in the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket from Paris to Stansted?
If you’re looking to purchase tickets for this journey in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Paris to Stansted train prices are on average £138  one way.
What is the distance between Paris and Stansted by train?
You should expect to travel around 230 miles (371 km)  between Paris and Stansted by train.
How long is the train from Paris to Stansted?
While the time it takes to travel 230 miles (371 km) between Paris and Stansted can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Paris to Stansted is on average 2 h 17 min.
Which train station from Paris to Stansted do I depart from? Which Stansted 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 Stansted you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Stansted Airport, Stansted, London Stansted Airport and Stansted Mountfitchet.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon   and arrive in Stansted Airport.

Where do I find the Paris train station to Stansted? Where is the Stansted train station?

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Paris Gare de Lyon and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Stansted most often arrive at Stansted Airport and need to travel around 2 mile (s) / 4 km from this train station to the city centre.

How many train services per day are there between Paris and Stansted?
On average, there are 5 trains a day from Paris to Stansted. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What are the first and last departure train times from Paris to Stansted?
The first train from Paris to Stansted leaves at 07: 13   and the last train for this leaves at 18: 13. Omio shows you the latest train from Paris to Stansted times to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
How early should I purchase Paris to Stansted train tickets to get the best deals?
You can find a train from Paris to Stansted to cost on average £138 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Paris to Stansted train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Paris
Stansted
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 Stansted.
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Train lines: TGV, RER A, RER D, Transilien R
Metro lines: 1, 14
Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 72, 77, 91
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Bus lines: 65, 26, 43
Metro lines: 4, 5
Train lines: RER B, D, E
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Sun: 09: 00 - 20: 30 | Mon - Fri: 06: 45 - 20: 30 | Sat: 09: 00 - 20: 00
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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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Sat: 10: 00 - 18: 00 | Mon - Fri: 08: 00 - 19: 30
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Train lines: TER, Intercités, Transilien J, Transilien L, RER E
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
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Metro lines: 6, 14
Bus lines: 24, 87, N32, N35
Train lines: TER, Intercités
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Mon - Sun: 08: 00 - 20: 00
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Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 89, 91, 215
Train lines: TER Centre-Val de Loire, Intercités, Intercités de Nuit, Transilien, RER C
Metro lines: 5, 10