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from Birmingham to Paris

You can get from Birmingham to Paris by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Birmingham to Paris on 25 Jul we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

10:20Birmingham International Airport1h20 12:40Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport
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11:53Birmingham New Street6h54 19:47Paris Gare du Nord
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06:10Birmingham International Airport1h25 08:35Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport
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13:30Birmingham New Street5h17 19:47Paris Gare du Nord
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13:10Birmingham New Street5h37 19:47Paris Gare du Nord
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Travel Information to Paris from Birmingham

distanceDistance311 miles (502 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • £114 • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesHOP!

Take a flight to travel 311 miles (502 km) from Birmingham to Paris. HOP! Is the main travel provider operating this route. Travellers can even take a direct flight from Birmingham to Paris.

Quick Guide: Travelling from Birmingham to Paris

Average Price: £84
Distance: 421 miles
Cheapest Month: November
Flights per Week: ~ 43
Buses per Day: ~ 6
Trains per Day: ~ 20

General Information About the Journey from Birmingham to Paris

The journey to Paris from Birmingham can be completed by bus, train and plane. The quickest option is by plane, with direct flights from Birmingham International taking approximately 1.25 hours. Bus and train journeys require changes, at London Victoria Coach Station and London Euston respectively.

Travelling from Birmingham to Paris


Train journeys between the two cities require two changes, one at London Euston and one at London St Pancras. Services between Birmingham New Street and London Euston, operated by Virgin Trains, are frequent throughout the day, departing approximately every twenty minutes. The tube from Euston to St Pancras takes just three minutes. Eurostar trains to Paris depart London St Pancras at least once per hour throughout the day. The total journey time is just under 5 hours.


AirFrance and Flybe both operate direct services to Paris from Birmingham International Airport. With an average journey time of 1.25 hours, there are approximately six direct flights between Birmingham International and Paris Charles de Gaulle everyday.


Bus services to Paris from Birmingham are provided by both National Express and Megabus. All services to Paris depart from Birmingham Coach Station in Mill Lane, Digbeth. The average journey time to Gallieni Bus Station in Paris is between 13 and 13.5 hours. This includes one change at London Victoria. National Express operate approximately five services per day, running from very early in the morning to mid-evening. Megabus operate a weekday only service to Paris, with one early morning departure each day.

Travel Tips

Travel from Birmingham to Paris
Travel to Paris easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Birmingham to Paris.
Is cross-border travel to Paris, France from Birmingham, United Kingdom currently allowed?

International travel from Birmingham, United Kingdom to Paris, France is: Partially open.

Can I enter France if coming from United Kingdom?

Entry into France is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Paris if travelling from Birmingham?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required

What measures do I need to follow in Paris, France due to the pandemic?

All travellers in France must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 23/07/2021; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey to Paris from Birmingham.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to United Kingdom from Paris, France?

Return travel to Birmingham, United Kingdom from France is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering United Kingdom from France?

Entry into United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into United Kingdom from France?

Requirements for reentering United Kingdom:

  • 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
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in United Kingdom?

All travellers must abide by the following measures in United Kingdom to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face masks: Regional advice

The above information about your return travel to Birmingham, United Kingdom was last verified on 23/07/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Birmingham from Paris.

How do I go from Birmingham to Paris?

Travel Birmingham to Paris by flight.

How far is it from Birmingham to Paris?

Paris is approximately 311 miles (502 km) away from Birmingham.

Where do I depart from Birmingham? Where do I arrive in Paris?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Birmingham to Paris:

  • Flights most often depart from Birmingham at Birmingham International Airport and arrive in Paris at Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport.
Which travel operators can get me from Birmingham to Paris?

Let Omio help you find the best company to travel with between Birmingham and Paris:

  • You can travel between Birmingham and Paris by flight with HOP! You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £114 with HOP! From Birmingham to Paris.
Can I find a direct route between Birmingham and Paris?

Yes, there is a direct service from Birmingham to Paris:

  • You can check for a direct flight to Paris with.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Paris tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy tickets for this trip.

Where should I go next after I travel from Birmingham to Paris?
Looking to extend your trip from Birmingham to Paris? Many Omio customers who go from Birmingham to Paris usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like London, Barcelona or Amsterdam. If you're looking to explore London, Barcelona or Amsterdam from Paris, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How early should I buy Birmingham to Paris tickets online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip to Paris from Birmingham, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets cost £114 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets between Birmingham and Paris online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

What is the fastest way to get from Birmingham to Paris?

Going by flight is the quickest way from Birmingham to Paris with an average travel time of 1 h 15 min.


Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Birmingham (Coach Station)
Birmingham Moor Street
Birmingham New Street