There are 12 ways to get from Basingstoke to Paris by train, bus, car, car ferry, car train or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Basingstoke to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar Eurostar

$104 - $295

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Basingstoke, Railway Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals 033 / ...
  2. Take the bus from London to Paris - Roissy CDG Airport Londres > Paris Roissy - aéroport CDG > Paris centre - Bercy

$27 - $39

10 alternative options

Train, bus  •  10 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Basingstoke to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the bus from London to Paris, Paris 700 / ...

$49 - $79

Drive, car ferry  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Basingstoke to Newhaven Ferry Port
  2. Take the car ferry from Newhaven Ferry Port to Dieppe
  3. Drive from Dieppe to Paris

$63 - $155

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Basingstoke to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Paris

$242 - $273

Train to Southampton, fly to Paris CDG  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Basingstoke to Southampton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Paris CDG (CDG) SOU - CDG

$75 - $333

Train to London City, fly to Paris Orly  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Basingstoke to London Waterloo
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Paris Orly (ORY) LCY - ORY

$131 - $1,459

Train, train to London Heathrow, fly to Paris CDG  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Basingstoke to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to London Paddington
  3. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Paris CDG (CDG) LHR - CDG

$120 - $377

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Paris CDG  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Basingstoke to Clapham Junction
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Paris CDG (CDG) LGW - CDG

$75 - $222

Train, train to London Luton, fly to Paris CDG  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Basingstoke to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from West Hampstead Thameslink to Luton Airport Parkway
  3. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Paris CDG (CDG) LTN - CDG

$92 - $238

Train to Birmingham, fly to Paris CDG  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Basingstoke to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Paris CDG (CDG) BHX - CDG

$119 - $323

Train to Bristol, fly to Paris CDG  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Paris CDG (CDG) BRS - CDG

$140 - $395

What companies run services between Basingstoke, England and Paris, France?

You can take a train from Basingstoke to Paris via London Waterloo, Waterloo Underground Station, Euston Underground Station, Euston Station, St Pancras, British Library, and London St. Pancras International in around 3 h 47 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Basingstoke to Paris via Victoria Coach Station Arrivals, London, and Paris - Roissy CDG Airport in around 9 h 36 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Southampton to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $450
Flights from London Heathrow to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Flights from Birmingham to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Bristol to Paris CDG via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $39,000
Flights from London Heathrow to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Flights from London Gatwick to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $260
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Flights from London Luton to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from Bristol to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $450
Flights from Birmingham to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Birmingham to Paris CDG via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,300
Flights from Bristol to Paris CDG via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,200
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Bristol to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $260
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Birmingham to Paris CDG via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Bristol to Paris CDG via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Basingstoke to London Waterloo
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Basingstoke to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Basingstoke to Southampton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Eurostar
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$183
Website
eurotunnel.com
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Basingstoke to Southampton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$17 - $26
Train from Basingstoke to Reading
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Single
$29 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$12 - $18
Train from Basingstoke to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $90
Off-Peak Single
$50 - $75
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Basingstoke to Reading
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $12
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $16
Train from Reading to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $40
Train from Reading to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$26 - $40
Advanced Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $85
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from West Hampstead Thameslink to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London to Paris - Roissy CDG Airport
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfdsseaways.co.uk
Car ferry from Newhaven Ferry Port to Dieppe
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $85
Book at
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
$27 - $35
Reclining Seat
$35
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
$16
2-bed inside cabin
$60 - $85

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Basingstoke to Paris?

The distance between Basingstoke and Paris is 363 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Basingstoke to Paris?

The cheapest way to get from Basingstoke to Paris is to bus which costs £19 - £29 and takes 9 h 36 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Basingstoke to Paris is to train which takes 3 h 47 min and costs £70 - £220.

Is there a direct bus between Basingstoke and Paris?

No, there is no direct bus from Basingstoke to Paris. However, there are services departing from Basingstoke, Railway Station and arriving at Paris City Center - Bercy via London and Paris - Roissy CDG Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 36 min.

How long does it take to get from Basingstoke to Paris?

It takes approximately 3 h 47 min to get from Basingstoke to Paris, including transfers.