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from Paris to Edinburgh

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

Our recommendation

To get from Paris to Edinburgh on 21 Sep we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

15:20Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport1h50 16:10Edinburgh Airport
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£1721One-way
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15:20Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport1h50 16:10Edinburgh Airport
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£1721One-way
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07:10Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport4h05 10:15Edinburgh Airport
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£3691One-way
14:30Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport8h05 21:35Edinburgh Airport
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£3691One-way
08:40Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport9h00 16:40Edinburgh Airport
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£3691One-way

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COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Tue
21 Sep
£153Air France
Wed
22 Sep
£81Air France
Thu
23 Sep
£60easyJet
Fri
24 Sep
£44easyJet
Sat
25 Sep
£100Air France
Sun
26 Sep
£31easyJet
Mon
27 Sep
£51easyJet
Tue
28 Sep
£74HOP!
Wed
29 Sep
£264British Airways
Thu
30 Sep
£44easyJet
Fri
1 Oct
£54easyJet
Sat
2 Oct
£69HOP!
Sun
3 Oct
£36easyJet
Mon
4 Oct
£28easyJet
Tue
5 Oct
£81Air France
Thu
7 Oct
£69easyJet
Fri
8 Oct
£36easyJet
Sat
9 Oct
£124British Airways
Sun
10 Oct
£37easyJet

Travel Information from Paris to Edinburgh

distanceDistance541 miles (873 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • £58 • 1 h 45 min
carriersPopular travel companieseasyJet

Travel 541 miles (873 km) by flight between Paris and Edinburgh. EasyJet is the main travel provider operating this journey. Travellers can even take a direct flight from Paris to Edinburgh.

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FAQs
Does United Kingdom have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people travelling from Paris to Edinburgh?

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

Is international entry into Edinburgh from Paris restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Edinburgh, United Kingdom from Paris?

Entry Requirements:

  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • 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
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

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

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

The above information was last verified on 19/09/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Edinburgh from Paris closer to your planned date of departure here.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Paris, France from Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

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

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

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

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

Requirements for reentering France:

  • 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
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required
  • Mandatory installation of smart phone app for contact purposes

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

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

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

The above information about your return travel to Paris, France was last verified on 19/09/2021. 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 Paris from Edinburgh.

What are my Paris to Edinburgh travel options?

Travelling from Paris to Edinburgh includes taking a flight.

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

Travelling by flight is also the quickest way from Paris to Edinburgh. It takes on average 1 h 45 min   to travel this journey.

What is the distance from Paris to Edinburgh?

The Paris to Edinburgh distance is approximately 541 miles (873 km).

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

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

  • Most travellers take a flight from Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport to Edinburgh Airport.
Which travel companies can get me from Paris to Edinburgh?

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

  • Travel with easyJet for flights to Edinburgh. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for easyJet Paris to Edinburgh tickets on Omio for £58.
Is it possible to travel directly from Paris to Edinburgh?

Yes, there is a direct route available from Paris to Edinburgh:

  • You can take a direct flight with Air France.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Edinburgh as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Paris and Edinburgh.

What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Paris to Edinburgh?
Looking to extend your trip from Paris to Edinburgh? Many Omio customers who go from Paris to Edinburgh usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like London, Glasgow or Manchester. If you're looking to explore London, Glasgow or Manchester from Edinburgh, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How far in advance should I buy tickets between Paris and Edinburgh online to get the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets cost on average £58 one way.

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

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Paris
Edinburgh
Gare Paris Bercy
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WC
Paris Gallieni Porte Bagnolet
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Refreshments
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines 3
Paris Gare Montparnasse
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