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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 28 Oct we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

17:50Birmingham13h30 08:20Paris, Quai de Bercy
1 changes
£501One-way
Cheapest
15:15Birmingham13h25 05:40Paris, Quai de Bercy
1 changes
£451One-way

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Wed
27 Oct
£62Flixbus
£146HOP!
Thu
28 Oct
£45Flixbus
£246HOP!
Fri
29 Oct
£64Flixbus
£216HOP!
Sat
30 Oct
£41Flixbus
£128HOP!
Sun
31 Oct
£48Flixbus
£114Air France
Mon
1 Nov
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£103Air France
Tue
2 Nov
£47Flixbus
£114Air France
Wed
3 Nov
£36Flixbus
£31Vueling
Thu
4 Nov
£55Flixbus
£103Air France
Fri
5 Nov
£60Flixbus
£62Vueling
Sat
6 Nov
£60Flixbus
£128Air France
Sun
7 Nov
£61Flixbus
£103Air France
Mon
8 Nov
£41Flixbus
£41Vueling
Tue
9 Nov
£29Flixbus
£89Air France
Wed
10 Nov
£37Flixbus
£31Vueling
Thu
11 Nov
£37Flixbus
£103Air France
Fri
12 Nov
£38Flixbus
£36Vueling
Sat
13 Nov
£29Flixbus
£103Air France
Sun
14 Nov
£60Flixbus
£103Air France
Mon
15 Nov
£29Flixbus
£36Vueling
Tue
16 Nov
£29Flixbus
£89Air France

Travel Information to Paris from Birmingham

distanceDistance311 miles (502 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • £248 • 1 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companiesKLM

Take a flight to travel 311 miles (502 km) to Paris from Birmingham. KLM is the main travel provider operating this journey. Travellers can even take a direct flight from Birmingham to Paris.

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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

Trains

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.

Plane

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.

Buses

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.

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FAQs
Am I allowed to travel from Birmingham, United Kingdom to Paris, France?

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 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 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 25/10/2021; 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 between Birmingham and Paris.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions on returning 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
  • 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 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 25/10/2021. 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.

What are my travel options from Birmingham to Paris?

Your travel option from Birmingham to Paris includes taking a flight.

What is the quickest way from Birmingham to Paris?

Travelling by flight is also the quickest way from Birmingham to Paris. It takes on average 1 h 20 min   to travel this journey.

How many miles are between Birmingham and Paris

The distance from Birmingham to Paris is approximately 311 miles (502 km).

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 from Birmingham to Paris most often leave from Birmingham International Airport and arrive in 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 to Paris from Birmingham:

  • You can take a flight from Birmingham to Paris with KLM. Cheap tickets can be found for £248 with KLM from Birmingham to Paris.
Can I travel directly from Birmingham to Paris?

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

  • You can find direct flights to take to Paris with HOP!

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 book tickets for this trip.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Birmingham to Paris?
Omio customers who travel from Birmingham to Paris often also extend their holiday to go to London, Barcelona or Amsterdam. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Paris and these popular destinations at a great price.
How far in advance should I book my Birmingham to Paris ticket online to get the best deals?

Before travelling from Birmingham to Paris, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a plane ticket for this trip is £248 one way on average.

But we recommend booking Birmingham to Paris tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.