Trains London to Paris

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  • About 16 trains per day from London to Paris
  • Fastest journey is 2 hours 16 minutes (changes: 0)
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London to Paris train times
17:01 - 20:20 3 hours 19 minutes
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18:01 - 21:17 3 hours 16 minutes
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19:01 - 22:17 3 hours 16 minutes
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20:01 - 23:17 3 hours 16 minutes
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05:40 - 09:17 3 hours 37 minutes
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07:01 - 10:17 3 hours 16 minutes
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Trains London to Paris - Facts 
  • Distance: 342 km
  • Fastest route: 2 hours 16 minutes 
  • Number of trains: 16 
  • Changes: 0 
  • First train: 05:02 
  • Last train: 20:02 
  • Trains operator(s): Eurostar
  • Fare range: €26 - €371 
  • From price: €26
Cheap train tickets from London to Paris!

Book your train journey from London to Paris in just 2 minutes - always the best price! The rates from London to Paris start from €26!

Every day 16 trains run between London and Paris. The distance is 342 kilometers and the fastest train journey takes 2 hours 16 minutes. 

The earlier you book, the cheaper train tickets are. Just before departure, train tickets can be three to ten times more expensive. For this route the price difference from early booking to just before departure is  €26 - €371.

Train times / timetable

Find all train times in Europe here: travel from London to Paris with Eurostar , the first train leaves at 05:02 and the last train at 20:02.

Train operators

Eurostar

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
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Paris

What is the name of the main station in Paris? 
Paris does not have one central station, but several large stations: Paris Gare du Nord for Northern France, Gare de Lyon for the Rhone Valley and the Cote d'Azur, Gare de Austerlitz and Gare de Bercy for central France the and Gare de Bercy, Gare de Montparnasse for the southwest and west of France.

Can you walk from the station to the (old) city centre? 
The various train stations of Paris are all within the peripherique. Each of these stations is easily accessible by public transport, for example the metro.

About Paris
Paris, city of romance and light, is easy to reach by train. High speed trains run from all over France and Europe to Paris. Arrive at the magnificent Gare du Nord and Gare de Lyon and explore the Eifel Tower, Notre Dame and Maddam Tussaud's. Insider tip: have a lunch, dinner or drink in Le Train Blue. The most elegant restaurant of any train station in the world. Named after the sleeper that ran between Paris and the French Riviera.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How long does it take to travel from London to Paris?
The average travel time between London and Paris is 2 hours 16 minutes. On average 16 trains per day run between London and Paris. The first train is leaving London at 05:02 and the last at 20:02. The prices for train tickets from London to Paris start from €26.

How much does it cost to take the train from London to Paris?
The train fares for tickets from London to Paris start from €26. If you book early you have more chance to buy cheap train tickets from London to Paris. Sometimes tickets cost up to 4-5 times more just before departure than at the time the sales period starts.

How do I get from London to Paris?
On average 16 trains per day run between London and Paris. The number of changes on this route is 0. Trains are one of the best ways to travel around Europe, they are fast, convenient and if you book on time there are often great deals. Fares for trains from London to Paris start from €26.

How long is the train ride from London to Paris?
The average travel time between London and Paris is 2 hours 16 minutes. Every day 16 runs between London and Paris and the number of changes is 0. Train times can vary at any time of the day - check our rail planner for all the actual train times.

How far is London from Paris by train?
The distance between London and Paris is 342 kilometers. The average travel time is 2 hours 16 minutes and there are approximately 16 trains per day running between London and Paris. The first train leaves from London at 05:02 and the last one at 20:02.

Which trains run from London to Paris?
The following railway companies operate on the route between London and Paris: Eurostar . The average travel time is 2 hours 16 minutes, the distance is 342 kilometers and fares start from €26.

How to buy cheap train tickets from London to Paris?
Book your train tickets from London to Paris as early as possible - sometimes it saves 4-5 times than booking just before departure. If rail tickets between London and Paris are already available try to avoid peak times and / or travel on Tuesday or Thursday. Train tickets from London to Paris start from €26.

Do prices go down for trains London to Paris?
Unfortunately, no - there are no last minutes. Train tickets from London to Paris only become more expensive the closer to departure time. The only way to purchase cheap train tickets is to book as early as possible. In general, it is more economical to travel between London and Paris on Tuesday or Thursday, avoid peak times and / or travel late in the morning or in the early afternoon.

Other way around - Train from Paris to London

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