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from Cardiff to Paris

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

Our recommendation

To get from Cardiff to Paris on 19 Oct we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

12:15Cardiff19h05 08:20Paris, Quai de Bercy
1 changes
£341One-way
Cheapest
12:15Cardiff19h05 08:20Paris, Quai de Bercy
1 changes
£341One-way

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Mon
18 Oct
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£151KLM
Tue
19 Oct
£34Flixbus
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Wed
20 Oct
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£128KLM
Thu
21 Oct
£73Flixbus
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Fri
22 Oct
£52Flixbus
£189KLM
Sat
23 Oct
£55Flixbus
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Sun
24 Oct
£55Flixbus
£162KLM
Mon
25 Oct
£52Flixbus
£143KLM
Tue
26 Oct
£37Flixbus
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Wed
27 Oct
£55Flixbus
£286KLM
Thu
28 Oct
£55Flixbus
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Fri
29 Oct
£55Flixbus
£223KLM
Sat
30 Oct
£46Flixbus
£128KLM
Mon
1 Nov
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£127KLM
Tue
2 Nov
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£145KLM
Wed
3 Nov
£26Flixbus
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Thu
4 Nov
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£127KLM
Fri
5 Nov
£98Flixbus
£161KLM
Sat
6 Nov
£37Flixbus
£22Vueling
Sun
7 Nov
£42Flixbus
£240KLM

Travel Information to Paris from Cardiff

distanceDistance304 miles (490 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • £126 • 1 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companiesKLM

Take a flight to travel 304 miles (490 km) between Cardiff and Paris. KLM is the main travel provider operating this trip. Travellers can even take a direct flight from Cardiff to Paris.

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FAQs
What are the international travel restrictions for France due to COVID-19 if I’m travelling to Paris from Cardiff?

Travel from Cardiff, United Kingdom to Paris, France is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Paris from Cardiff restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Paris, France from Cardiff?

Entry Requirements:

  • 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 COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Paris, France?

The government of France has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 17/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Paris from Cardiff closer to your planned date of departure here.

Are there restrictions on my return trip to Cardiff, United Kingdom from Paris, France due to COVID-19?

Return travel to Cardiff, 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 Cardiff, United Kingdom was last verified on 17/10/2021. 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 Cardiff from Paris.

How do I go from Cardiff to Paris?

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

What is the fastest way from Cardiff to Paris?

Going by flight is the quickest way from Cardiff to Paris with an average travel time of 1 h 20 min.

What is the distance from Cardiff to Paris?

The distance from Cardiff to Paris is approximately 304 miles (490 km).

When going from Cardiff to Paris, where do I depart from Cardiff and where do I arrive in Paris?

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

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

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

  • You can travel by plane to Paris from Cardiff with KLM, and you can find KLM Cardiff to Paris tickets for £126 on Omio.
Is there a direct service from Cardiff to Paris?

Yes, there is a direct service from Cardiff 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 book tickets for this journey.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Paris from Cardiff?
Your journey from Cardiff to Paris doesn't have to end in Paris. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like London, Barcelona or Amsterdam. If you’d like to add London, Barcelona or Amsterdam to your Cardiff to Paris trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Paris today!
How early should I purchase Cardiff to Paris tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets are costing on average £126 one way.

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