Southampton to Paris train

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05:15Southampton Central0h50 06:05Paris Nord
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07:15Southampton Central0h54 08:09Paris Nord
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08:15Southampton Central0h50 09:05Paris Nord
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10:15Southampton Central0h50 11:05Paris Nord
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12:15Southampton Central0h50 13:05Paris Nord
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Train schedule Southampton to Paris

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CrossCountry
05:15Southampton Central0h50 06:05Paris Nord
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CrossCountry
07:15Southampton Central0h54 08:09Paris Nord
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08:15Southampton Central0h50 09:05Paris Nord
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10:15Southampton Central0h50 11:05Paris Nord
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12:15Southampton Central0h50 13:05Paris Nord
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14:15Southampton Central0h50 15:05Paris Nord
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16:15Southampton Central0h50 17:05Paris Nord
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17:15Southampton Central0h50 18:05Paris Nord
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20:15Southampton Central24h52 21:07Paris Nord
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Fastest train times from Southampton to Paris

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Fastest Journey

50 m

Average

3 h 30 m

Trains per day

9

Distance

352 km

It's difficult to get from Southampton to Paris without changing at least 4 times.

CrossCountry
05:15Southampton Central0h50 06:05Paris Nord
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08:15Southampton Central0h50 09:05Paris Nord
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10:15Southampton Central0h50 11:05Paris Nord
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12:15Southampton Central0h50 13:05Paris Nord
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14:15Southampton Central0h50 15:05Paris Nord
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Overview: Train from Southampton to Paris

distanceDistance218 miles
frequencyTrain frequency7 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersCrossCountry

Trains from Southampton to Paris cover the 218 miles long route taking on average 3 h 36 min with our travel partners like CrossCountry. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Southampton Central and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.

Train providers: South Western Railway trains Southampton to Paris

Find the best journey from Southampton to Paris with Omio's train partners South Western Railway! You'll find the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient journey for you.

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Train information from Southampton to Paris with South Western Railway:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 30 min
  • South Western Railway frequency: 12 a day


Eurostar trains from Southampton to Paris

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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 Paris 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 Southampton to Paris 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 Southampton to Paris 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 Southampton to Paris

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 Southampton to Paris.

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FAQs

Travel by train between Southampton, United Kingdom and Paris, France is: Fully open.

Is international entry into Paris from Southampton restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in France from Southampton?

Entry Requirements:

  • There are no current restrictions

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 required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Recommended

The above information was last checked on 08/08/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Southampton to Paris closer to your date of departure here.

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Paris to Southampton is: Fully open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to United Kingdom from France?

Reentry to United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France

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

What are the entry requirements?

  • There are no current restrictions

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

The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

Last verified on 08/08/2022. 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 Paris to Southampton train here.

The distance from Southampton to Paris by train is approximately 218 miles.
On average the Southampton to Paris train time is 3 h 36 min  covering the 218 miles long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

When taking a train from Southampton, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Southampton Central, Southampton Airport Parkway and Southampton, Town Quay. When you arrive in Paris, your train can arrive in train stations including Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est.

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Southampton Central   to Paris Gare de Lyon.

Passengers board their train most frequently from Southampton Central and travel around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Paris Gare de Lyon and need to travel approximately 1.9 miles (3.1 km) from the train station to the city centre in Paris.

Take the Southampton to Paris train with CrossCountry. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the route between Southampton and Paris as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there are 7 trains a day from Southampton to Paris. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
If you prefer early morning trains from Southampton to Paris, the first train leaves at 05: 15. If you prefer late night trains from Southampton to Paris, the last train of the day leaves at 20: 15. Omio shows you the latest train from Southampton to Paris timetable to help you book the best departure time for this trip.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Southampton Central is the most popular Southampton 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 Southampton for your journey to Paris.
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Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement bus service goes from the north side (Blechynden Terrace) during engineering works. Overnight onward transport goes from the South side (West Quay side)
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Location for Rail Replacement Services: Through Journeys: Station Forecourt Bus Stop off Wide Lane (A335) Terminating Journeys: Car Park at Eastleigh end, off Wide Lane (A335)

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