Trains France to London / UK

Train tickets France to England

Train Tickets France <> London / England / UK

Trains from France to London / England / UK

Each day there are many very fast Eurostar trains between Paris and London. Also some direct Eurostar trains run from London to other major cities in France like Lyon and Marseille. Unfortunately it's always necessary to change at London St Pancras International if you want to travel further into England and the UK.

Promotional fares

If you book early you can book very cheap promo tickets are available for the Eurostar from Paris to London. 

Travel by Eurostar

Routes: 

2nd class

  • Comfortable seats
  • Reservation included
  • Bistro coach where drinks, snacks and small meals are available for sale
  • Free wifi on services operated by the new E320-trains between London and Paris
  • Power sockets in the new E320-trains and coaches 5 and 14 in the older trains
  • Check-in closes 30 minutes before departure

Standard Premier class 

  • Comfortable seats with more leg room
  • Reservation included
  • Quiet atmosphere
  • Power points at all seats 
  • Free wifi on services operated by the new E320-trains between London and Paris
  • A light cold meal served at your seat is included in the price
  • Check-in closes 30 minutes before departure

Business Premier Class 

  • Comfortable seats with more leg room
  • Reservation included
  • Quiet atmosphere
  • Power points at all seats 
  • Fully flexible tickets
  • Acces to the Business Premier lounges with free drinks, snacks and wifi
  • Free wifi on services operated by the new E320-trains between London and Paris
  • A warm three-course meal served at your seat is included in the price
  • Check-in closes 10 minutes before departure

  • Eurostar - More info and photos

Eurail

Rail Pass Europe 

  • One pass for all trains in Europe
  • Often cheaper than multiple single-journey tickets
  • Free travel on most panoramic routes
  • Discounts on ferries like Italy-Greece

  • Eurail - More information

How to book cheap train tickets in France?

Domestic train tickets

For all TGV and long-distance trains reservation is compulsory and your ticket is fixed to a certain date and time. Fares start at only €15 for short-distance journeys like Paris-Lille. Longer journeys start at €25.

Early booking for the cheapest fares is recommended, especially for the weekend and holiday dates. Booking opens 3 months in advance, in some cases/on some routes earlier. 

Fares for regional TER-trains are based upon a price per kilometer and reservation is not compulsory. Tickets for regional trains are valid on later trains within the period of validity of the ticket.

International tickets

Reservation is compulsory for Thalys services to/from Belgium, the Netherlands and Germany, Eurostar to/from London and all international TGV services to/from Germany, Switzerland, Italy and Spain.

Fares start for €35 for the Thalys Amsterdam-Paris,  €59 for Eurostar London-Paris and €49 TGV Barcelona-Paris. Early booking is recommended to get the best fares, booking opens 4 months for departure for international TGV and Thalys, 6 months for the Eurostar.

London by train

Travel to London by train 

Visit the capital of the United Kingdom and the Commonwealth. Explore this world famous city and visit attractions like the Tower of London, the London Eye or the Big Ben.

London is easy reachable by Eurostar from mainland Europe. Direct Eurostar-trains run from Brussels, Paris, Lille, Lyon, Avignon and Marseille to Paris. Other cities like Amsterdam, Cologne, Frankfurt, Zürich and Barcelona are also connected with an easy change in Brussels, Paris or Lille.