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from Dover to Paris

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

Our recommendation

To get from Dover to Paris on 23 Oct we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

17:17Gare de Calais - Fréthun1h51 19:08Paris Gare du Nord
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£371One-way
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20:08Gare de Calais - Fréthun2h00 22:08Paris Gare du Nord
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£341One-way
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19:38Calais Ville2h30 22:08Paris Gare du Nord
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£361One-way
16:47Calais Ville2h21 19:08Paris Gare du Nord
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£381One-way
17:36Calais Ville2h53 20:29Paris Gare du Nord
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£431One-way

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Sat
23 Oct
£30SNCF | TGV INOUI
£35BlaBlaCar Bus
£130easyJet
Sun
24 Oct
£18SNCF | TER
£24BlaBlaCar Bus
£98easyJet
Mon
25 Oct
£21SNCF | TGV INOUI
£31BlaBlaCar Bus
£75easyJet
Tue
26 Oct
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£31BlaBlaCar Bus
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Wed
27 Oct
£13SNCF | TGV INOUI
£24BlaBlaCar Bus
£46easyJet
Thu
28 Oct
£21SNCF | TGV INOUI
£31BlaBlaCar Bus
£54easyJet
Fri
29 Oct
£26SNCF | TGV INOUI
£40BlaBlaCar Bus
£45easyJet
Sat
30 Oct
£18SNCF | TER
£31BlaBlaCar Bus
£46easyJet
Sun
31 Oct
£9SNCF | TER
£35BlaBlaCar Bus
£32easyJet
Mon
1 Nov
£30SNCF | TGV INOUI
£71BlaBlaCar Bus
£84Vueling
Tue
2 Nov
£21SNCF | TGV INOUI
£31BlaBlaCar Bus
£66Vueling
Wed
3 Nov
£21SNCF | TGV INOUI
£27BlaBlaCar Bus
£80easyJet
Thu
4 Nov
£13SNCF | TGV INOUI
£35BlaBlaCar Bus
£57easyJet
Fri
5 Nov
£26SNCF | TGV INOUI
£31BlaBlaCar Bus
£85easyJet
Sat
6 Nov
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£24BlaBlaCar Bus
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Sun
7 Nov
£13SNCF | TER
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£33Vueling
Mon
8 Nov
£13SNCF | TER
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£25easyJet
Tue
9 Nov
£13SNCF | TGV INOUI
£24BlaBlaCar Bus
£33Vueling
Thu
11 Nov
£21SNCF | TGV INOUI
£31BlaBlaCar Bus
£51easyJet

Travel Information between Dover and Paris

distanceDistance164 miles (264 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or train
priceTicket price range£33 - £96
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £33 • 2 h
fastestFastest modeFlight • £96 • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companieseasyJet or SNCF | TGV INOUI

Take a flight or train to travel 164 miles (264 km) to Paris from Dover. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £33. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are easyJet or SNCF | TGV INOUI among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Dover to Paris.

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FAQs
What are the COVID-19 travel restrictions for Paris, France if I’m coming from Dover, United Kingdom?

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

Is international entry into Paris from Dover 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 Dover?

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 21/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Dover and Paris closer to your planned date of departure here.

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

The current restriction level for returning to Dover, United Kingdom from France is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Dover, United Kingdom from Paris, France?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Dover from Paris?

  • 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

Which rules do I need to follow in Dover, United Kingdom regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to United Kingdom must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 21/10/2021. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Dover from Paris here.

What are my travel options from Dover to Paris?

There are 2 ways to travel from Dover to Paris including taking a flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel between Dover and Paris?

The cheapest way from Dover to Paris is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around £33 compared to other travel options to Paris:

A train is about £64 less than a flight, which costs on average £96 for this trip.

What is the fastest way to Paris from Dover?

The quickest way to travel between Dover and Paris is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 15 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 2 h   of travel time.

How far is it from Dover to Paris?

Paris is approximately 164 miles (264 km) away from Dover.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when travelling from Dover to Paris?

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

  • Trains from Dover to Paris most often leave from Dover Priory and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.
Which travel companies can get me from Dover to Paris?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Dover to Paris:

  • You can travel to Paris from Dover by flight with easyJet. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £96 with easyJet from Dover to Paris.
  • You can take a train from Dover to Paris with SNCF | TGV INOUI. Cheap tickets can be found for £33 with SNCF | TGV INOUI from Dover to Paris.
What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Paris from Dover?
Your journey from Dover 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 Dover to Paris trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Paris today!
When should I book a ticket between Dover and Paris online to score the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets cost £96 one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £33 one way.

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

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