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Paris to London by train

The journey from Paris to London by train is 213.34 mi and takes 2 hr 15 min. There are 21 connections per day, with the first departure at 6:18 AM and the last at 9:12 PM. It is possible to travel from Paris to London by train for as little as $63.63 or as much as $258.64. The best price for this journey is $63.63.

Lowest Price$63.63
Journey Duration2 hr 15 min
Connection per Day21
Lowest Price$63.63
Highest Price$258.64
First Departure6:18 AM
Last Departure9:12 PM
Distance213.34 mi
DepartureParis
ArrivalLondon
CarriersEurostar, Thalys

Paris to London Train Times

Departure date
Thursday, Feb 29, 2024

Travel by train from Paris to London

The average journey from Paris to London takes on average 2 hr 15 min. Around 21 trains depart a day from Paris to London. The average price is $116.95, and the lowest ticket pricing starts at around $63.63.
If you travel from Paris to London by train you will leave from Paris Gare du Nord station.

The connection is made without changes by SNCF's Eurostar trains to London St. Pancras. On board you will find a dining car, a nursery space, and the trains are wheelchair accessible.Ticket prices range from first to second class. The earlier you book the better, but don't worry: from Paris to London there is almost a connection per hour! Remember that you will be required to have your passport with you to travel in the UK.

St. Pancras Station, or St. Pancras International, is located next to the British Library and a short distance from the bustling Camden Town market. The British Museum is not far from the station, plus you can take the subway and get around all of London. The possibilities are endless in a city so rich in history, diverse cultures and artistic heritage. We recommend exploring central London on foot or on the classic red double-decker buses. Many museums are accessible for free, such as the National Gallery.

London offers attractions and events for every taste and especially for every season! If you are planning to visit London from Paris by train, let Virail advise you. We compare thousands of train, bus and flight destinations to help you find the best price. Check out our handy price calendar below and find the best prices among all available transportation between Paris and London.

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Cheap train tickets from Paris to London
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Paris to London.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Paris to London, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Paris to London.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Best time to book Paris to London travel

Virail Pro Tip ✌: Booking 10 days in advance save 10% on average

Price as departure date approaches

Train companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $107.02 to $215.41 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 50% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Paris to London

The cheapest Paris - London train tickets can be found for as low as $88.99 if you’re lucky, or $123.58 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $151.02.

Find the best day to travel to London by train

When travelling to London by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

Eurostar is a high-speed passenger train service connecting London with several cities in mainland Europe, including Paris, Brussels, and Amsterdam. Launched in 1994, Eurostar has since established itself as a popular mode of transportation for leisure and business travelers. With speeds reaching up to 300 km/h, Eurostar trains offer a fast and environmentally-friendly.

Thalys is a high-speed train operator that offers service between France, Belgium, Germany, and the Netherlands. Thalys trains operate at high speeds, reaching speeds of up to 300 km/h, making them one of the fastest and most convenient ways to travel between cities in the region. The trains have modern amenities, including comfortable seating, Wi-Fi, and on-board dining options, making them a popular choice for both business and leisure travelers.

Ticket types and facilities from Paris to London

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by Eurostar and Thalys when traveling from Paris to London.

Standard

Eurostar Standard tickets are for budget-conscious travelers and the most widely available and affordable option. However, they have limited flexibility
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Standard Premier

Eurostar Standard Premier tickets offer a premium economy experience, ideal for work in quiet and comfort, but at a higher cost than Standard. This ticket includes extra legroom, complimentary meals, and access to magazines.
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Business Premier

Business Premier tickets are Eurostar's first-class option with top-level comfort and flexibility, but also the most expensive. With this ticket, you will have spacious seating, delectable meals served at your seat, access to exclusive lounges, and dedicated assistance.
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Standard

With The Standard ticket, you can get a budget-friendly second class seat with advanced booking. Free exchange until 7 days before departure and refundable until 7 days before departure, non-refundable after.
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Comfort

You can get a first class seat with The Comfort fare. Free exchange until 7 days before departure and refundable until 7 days before departure, non-refundable after.
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Premium

You can travel with a customized rate with full service benefits of the Premium fare. Experience a comfortable journey and maximum flexibility to make changes or cancel up until the last minute.
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Facility Description

Find out more about the different facilities available onboard with each carrier on this route.

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Business Premier travelers and Eurostar™ carte blanche holders enjoy free wi-fi in lounges at select stations. Free wi-fi vouchers are available at Ashford's information desk. All trains also provide free wi-fi, connect via EurostarTrainsWiFi.
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Starting September 2012, a quiet coach option is available for Business and Standard Premier travelers at no extra cost.
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Every seat features UK and European power sockets. Business Premier and Standard Premier also include USB sockets.
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Your Eurostar ticket allows you to take a generous amount of luggage on board with no weight restrictions. You can carry two suitcases and one hand-held item, all labeled properly, as long as they don't exceed 85 cm in length. Baby strollers and pushchairs are allowed on board. You can also bring your bike or musical instrument, which will count as one of your two medium-sized luggage pieces as long as it is in a carrying case under 85 cm in length.
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Assistance for travelers with disabilities or the elderly is available at all stations. The type of assistance varies by location. Pre-booking at least 24 hours in advance is recommended, with a 60-minute prior arrival if not pre-booked.
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Café Métropole aboard Eurostar trains offers discounts for reusable cups. Unsold food is donated to Olio, benefiting London communities. Food in Standard Premier: Standard Premier offers international dishes throughout the day. Breakfast features fruits, pastries, and more until 10:14. After 10:15, enjoy a light meal, dessert, and drinks. Food in Business Premier: Business Premier's menu is curated by Michelin-starred chef Raymond Blanc OBE. Drinks, from tea to champagne, are available throughout the journey.
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Fresh air is constantly drawn in and filtered throughout the journey.
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Got a musical instrument or guitar under 85 cm? You can include it as part of your luggage on Eurostar. If you have a boxed bike, reserve a spot by reaching out to the Eurostar travel service (available on select trains). Folding and children's bikes under 85 cm are welcome, but they should be in a protective bag. Heads up: e-scooters and hoverboards are a no-go. Plus, you can bring along a pair of skis or a snowboard in addition to your luggage
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All Thalys trains feature free WiFi. Plus, expect steady 3G or 4G coverage for most routes.
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All seats in every class have 2-pin, 220v power sockets to meet your charging needs.
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When traveling with Thalys, your ticket includes the privilege of carrying one hand luggage item and two larger bags, which must not exceed the dimensions of 75x53x70 cm. There is no weight limit specified, however, it's important to ensure that your baggage is within your personal handling capacity. The bags must be stored in the designated area on the train for the duration of the journey.
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For boarding assistance, please alert Thalys ahead of time. They accommodate wheelchairs adhering to specific dimensions: max 70 cm width, 120 cm height, 150 cm turning circle diameter, and a combined weight of 300 kg for passenger and luggage.
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In Standard and Comfort Class, the Thalys Welcome Bar awaits with an array of snacks. Opt to pre-order using your device for swift collection. Traveling Premium? Delight in Chef Frank Fol's gourmet meal served directly to your seat on journeys exceeding 50 minutes.
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Every Thalys train ensures a cool journey with onboard air-conditioning.
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On Thalys, you can bring a non-folding bike if it's disassembled and in a bag under 135 x 85 x 30 cm. Folding bikes? Just make sure they're within 75 x 53 x 30 cm, and it'll be considered as regular luggage. Got skis? Pop them in a case that's less than 3 m and under 32 kg.
Services on board Eurostar, Thalys and TGV inOui from Paris to London
Compare services on board when travelling from Paris to London by train.
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Paris to London CO2 Emissions by Train

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24.03kg
Bus
25.75kg
Flight
68.67kg
Car
54.93kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Paris to London by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Paris and London are 24.03kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Paris and London? By taking the train between Paris and London you will save 44.64kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 1.72kg compared to a bus and 30.9kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Paris to London?
A train ticket from Paris to London is $116.95. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $63.63.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Paris to London?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Paris to London is $63.63. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Paris and London by train?
Paris to London is 213.34 mi.
How long does the train between Paris and London take?
Paris to London is on average 2 hr 15 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 1 hr 18 min.
Which companies operate from Paris to London?
The train journey from Paris to London is covered by 2 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Eurostar, Thalys and TGV inOui.
How many train connections per day go from Paris to London?
Paris to London has 21 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Paris to London leave?
The earliest train from Paris to London departs at 6:18 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Paris to London depart?
The latest train from Paris to London departs at 9:12 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Paris to London in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $63.63 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
From which stations can I leave from Paris to London?
There are 8 station(s) that you can depart from Paris to go to London. You can go from Tillé Aeroport, Paris Gare du Nord, Paris La Défense, Paris Porte Maillot, Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Cdg Airport, Paris Orly Airport and Gare Vaugirard and you can arrive at London Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, London Premier Inn Heathrow Terminal 5, London Charing Cross, Stansted Airport, London Victoria, London St Pancras, Southend Airport, Luton Airport , London Euston, London Hyde Park, London Heathrow Airport, London Bridge, London Paddington, London Waterloo, Waterloo, London Stratford, London Southend Airport, Gatwick Airport and London City Airport.
How many direct connections depart from Paris to London?
There are on average 19 direct connection(s) from Paris to go to London.
What's the fastest journey time between Paris to London by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Paris and London is 1 hr 18 min.
Is there a direct train from Paris to London?
Yes, there is a direct train between Paris and London.
What are the CO2 emissions for Paris to London by train?
The train journey from Paris to London creates 24.03kg of CO2 emissions.

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