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Overview: Train from Paris to Stansted

distanceDistance230 miles (371 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 18 min
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 journey taking on average 2 h 18 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Stansted Airport.

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FAQs

Is travel by train currently allowed from Paris, France to Stansted, United Kingdom?

Travel between Paris, France and Stansted, 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:

  • 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 Stansted, United Kingdom?

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

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

The information above was last checked on 21/01/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Stansted from Paris before travelling.

Are there restrictions on returning to France from United Kingdom by train?

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:

  • 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:

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

Last checked on 21/01/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Paris from Stansted closer to your date of departure here.

What is the distance by train from Paris to Stansted?

You should expect to travel around 230 miles (371 km)  between Paris and Stansted by train.

How many hours does it take from Paris to Stansted by train?

The train time to Stansted from Paris is on average 2 h 18 min  for the 230 miles (371 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Paris to Stansted by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

Which train station in Paris goes to Stansted? Which train station do I come into Stansted from Paris?

When departing from Paris, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est. When arriving in Stansted, you can end your journey in train stations like Stansted Airport, Stansted, London Stansted Airport and Stansted Mountfitchet.

Omio customers book a train from Paris Gare de Lyon   to Stansted Airport   most frequently for this route.

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

Passengers board their train most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and travel around 1.3 miles (2.1 km) from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Stansted Airport and need to travel approximately 2.7 miles (4.3 km) from the train station to the city centre in Stansted.

How many trains are there to Stansted from Paris a day?

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 Paris to Stansted train departs at 08: 12   and the last train from Paris to Stansted leaves at 16: 13. Check out the most up-to-date Paris to Stansted train schedule on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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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 Stansted.
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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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Metro lines: 4, 5
Bus lines: 65, 26, 43
Train lines: RER B, D, E
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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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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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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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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