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from Luton to Paris

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

Our recommendation

To get from Luton to Paris on 9 Dec we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

17:35London Heathrow Airport1h20 19:55Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport
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£1751One-way
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17:35London Heathrow Airport1h20 19:55Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport
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£1751One-way
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19:45London Heathrow Airport1h20 22:05Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport
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£1751One-way
11:30London Heathrow Airport1h20 13:50Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport
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£1751One-way
09:00London Heathrow Airport1h25 11:25Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport
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£2481One-way

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Wed
8 Dec
£105Eurostar
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Thu
9 Dec
£128Eurostar
£175Air France
Fri
10 Dec
£142Eurostar
£67easyJet
Sat
11 Dec
£105Eurostar
£114easyJet
Sun
12 Dec
£114Eurostar
£59easyJet
Thu
16 Dec
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£25easyJet
Sat
18 Dec
£172Eurostar
£127easyJet
Sun
19 Dec
£128Eurostar
£79easyJet
Tue
21 Dec
£95Eurostar
£41Vueling
Wed
22 Dec
£174Eurostar
£75easyJet
Thu
23 Dec
£105Eurostar
£59easyJet
Fri
24 Dec
£87Eurostar
£75easyJet
Sat
25 Dec
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£54British Airways
Sun
26 Dec
£159Eurostar
£80easyJet
Mon
27 Dec
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£38easyJet
Tue
28 Dec
£114Eurostar
£59easyJet

Travel Information from Luton to Paris

distanceDistance241 miles (389 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or train
priceTicket price range£85 - £123
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £85 • 1 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £85 • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAir France or Eurostar

Travel 241 miles (389 km) by flight or train between Luton and Paris. 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 flight is the best option with prices starting as low as £85. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Air France or Eurostar among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Luton to Paris.

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How to Travel from Luton to Paris

Flying offers the quickest way to make the 240 mile trip between Luton and Paris, although bus and Eurostar train routes are also possible. Paris is the city of lovers, with a dramatic skyline from Notre-Dame to Montmartre, and the iconic Eiffel Tower still top of most visitors' must-see list.

Train: There are roughly hourly train connections between Luton and Paris. Journeys require taking East Midlands Trains departures to London St Pancras and changing to Eurostar services to Paris Gare Du Nord. The fastest connection takes just under three hours.

Bus: National Express and Eurolines offer five daily services from Luton Airport and town centre to Paris, with departures from early morning until late evening. The connection requires a change at London Victoria Coach Station and two of the journeys involve overnight travel. Buses arrive in eastern Paris at the Gallieni International Bus Terminal.

Flight: easyJet operates two daily flights from Sunday to Thursday and three on Fridays from London Luton Airport to Paris Charles De Gaulle. Departure times include early morning, mid-afternoon and early evening options, with a flight time of around one hour and 30 minutes.

Travelling from Luton to Paris: Travel Tips

  • What is the cheapest way to travel from Luton to Paris? Buses offer the lowest fares on this route, a little cheaper than budget airline prices.
  • What is the fastest way to travel from Luton to Paris? Flying is the quickest way to make the journey, around an hour and 30 minutes faster than the train.

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FAQs
What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Paris, France from Luton, United Kingdom?

International travel from Luton, 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 Luton?

Conditions of entry:

  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 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
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be placed under state quarantine

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 07/12/2021; 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 from Luton to Paris.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Luton, United Kingdom from Paris, France?

The restriction level for your return to Luton, United Kingdom from France is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Luton from Paris restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Luton from Paris?

Conditions of reentry into United Kingdom:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Prebook and pay for day 2 and day 8 COVID-19 PCR tests for unvaccinated travellers
  • 10-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals without a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 2 for vaccinated travellers
  • 2-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals with a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Luton, United Kingdom?

You should observe these safety measures in United Kingdom as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to United Kingdom was last checked on 07/12/2021. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Luton from Paris closer to your date of departure here.

What are my Luton to Paris travel options?

There are 2 travel options from Luton to Paris: flight or train.

What is the cheapest way from Luton to Paris?

The cheapest way from Luton to Paris is by taking a flight. You can find average ticket prices around £85 compared to other travel options to Paris:

A flight is about £37 less than a train, which costs on average £123 for this trip.

What is the quickest way from Luton to Paris?

The fastest way to get to Paris from Luton is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 15 min.

There are alternative travel options to Paris that can usually take longer:

In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 2 h 16 min.

How many miles from Luton to Paris would I travel?

The distance from Luton to Paris is approximately 241 miles (389 km).

How many services a day are there from Luton to Paris?

The average frequency per day from Luton to Paris is:

  • 5 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Luton and Paris as scheduled services by flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points in Luton and in Paris?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Luton to Paris:

  • Most travellers catch their flight from London Heathrow Airport and arrive in Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport.
  • Most travellers board their train from Luton and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.
Who can get me from Luton to Paris?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Luton to Paris, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Air France can get you to Paris by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Air France from Luton to Paris for £85 on Omio.
  • Travel with Eurostar for trains to Paris. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Eurostar Luton to Paris tickets on Omio for £123.
Where should I go next after I travel from Luton to Paris?
Omio customers who travel from Luton 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 buy my Luton to Paris ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets cost on average £85 one way.
  • Train tickets cost £123 one way on average.

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