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There are 6 ways to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Charles De Gaulle - Etoile by plane, train, bus, car, car ferry or car train

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Fly to Paris CDG  •  2h 11m

  1. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Paris CDG (CDG) BRS - CDG

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Fly to Paris Orly  •  2h 12m

  1. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Paris Orly (ORY) BRS - ORY

Train  •  6h 22m

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Paris Nord Eil

Bus  •  14h 18m

  1. Take the bus from Bristol City Centre to London Victoria Coach Station Uk041 / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria to Paris Bercy

Drive, car ferry  •  9h 11m

  1. Drive from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Newhaven Ferry Port
  2. Take the car ferry from Newhaven Ferry Port to Dieppe
  3. Drive from Dieppe to Charles De Gaulle - Etoile

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  6h 36m

  1. Drive from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Charles De Gaulle - Etoile

Bristol Airport (BRS) to Charles De Gaulle - Etoile by bus, train, subway and walk

The journey time between Bristol Airport (BRS) and Charles De Gaulle - Etoile is around 6h 31m and covers a distance of around 662 km. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 38m. The fastest journey normally takes 4h 57m. Operated by First, First Great Western Service, London Underground (Tube) and others, the Bristol Airport (BRS) to Charles De Gaulle - Etoile service departs from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal and arrives in Charles de Gaulle-Etoile. Typically 10 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
4h 53m
Layover time:
1h 38m
Total time:
6h 31m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
4h 57m
Journey distance:
662 km
Services per week:
10
Cheapest price:
€175
Carbon emissions:
35 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:10
Last service departs at:
23:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Bristol Airport (BRS) to Charles De Gaulle - Etoile bus, train, subway and walk schedules

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Conditions of entry into France from United Kingdom

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Mandatory installation of smart phone app for contact purposes
This applies to arrivals from United Kingdom
  • 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)
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
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  • 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
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Mandatory installation of smart phone app for contact purposes
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Rules to follow in France

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Considerations leaving from United Kingdom

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering France from United Kingdom.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Health pass is required for long-distance travel by plane, train or coach, as well as in some public venues
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Charles De Gaulle - Etoile is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Charles De Gaulle - Etoile is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Charles De Gaulle - Etoile is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 130 000.

No, but conditions apply when returning to United Kingdom from France.

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Last updated: 19 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Charles De Gaulle - Etoile is to bus which costs £59 - £63 and takes 14h 18m.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Charles De Gaulle - Etoile is to fly which costs £35 - £140 and takes 2h 11m.

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The distance between Bristol Airport (BRS) and Charles De Gaulle - Etoile is 453 km.

The best way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Charles De Gaulle - Etoile without a car is to train which takes 6h 22m and costs £140 - £370.

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It takes approximately 2h 11m to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Charles De Gaulle - Etoile, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Charles De Gaulle - Etoile is to fly which takes 2h 11m and costs £35 - £140. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £140 - £370 and takes 6h 22m, you could also bus, which costs £59 - £63 and takes 14h 18m.

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The quickest flight from Bristol Airport to Paris CDG Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Charles De Gaulle - Etoile is 1h ahead of Bristol Airport (BRS). It is currently 7:24 AM in Bristol Airport (BRS) and 8:24 AM in Charles De Gaulle - Etoile.

easyJet offers flights from Bristol Airport to Paris CDG Airport.

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There are 2407+ hotels available in Charles De Gaulle - Etoile. Prices start at €87 per night.

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Map of how to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Charles De Gaulle - Etoile.
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  • Distance: 453 km
  • Duration: 2h 11m

What companies run services between Bristol Airport (BRS), England and Charles De Gaulle - Etoile, Île-de-France, France?

easyJet flies from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Charles De Gaulle - Etoile 5 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Charles De Gaulle - Etoile via Temple Meads Stn, Bristol Temple Meads, London Paddington, Paddington, King's Cross St. Pancras station, London St Pancras Eurostar, Paris Nord, and Barbès-Rochechouart in around 6h 22m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €210
Flights from Bristol to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€40 - €180
Train operators
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€50 - €65
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
€50 - €65
Anytime Day 1st Class
€85 - €120
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€153
Website
Eurotunnel
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bristol City Centre to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€11 - €15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Traveleuro Tours & Travels
Phone
07710115044
Email
info@traveleuro.co.uk
Website
traveleuro.co.uk
Bus from London Victoria to Paris Bercy
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€46
Schedules at
traveleuro.co.uk
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfds.com
Car ferry from Newhaven Ferry Port to Dieppe
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
dfds.co.uk

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