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There are 10 ways to get from Edinburgh to Guyancourt by train, bus, bus and ferry, car, car train, car ferry or plane

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Train  •  9h 4m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Paris Nord Eil

€177 - €804

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Bus, bus and ferry  •  19h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London to Lille
  3. Take the bus from Lille to Paris 802 / ...

€38 - €54

8 alternative options

Train, bus  •  16h 56m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the bus from London - Victoria Coach Station to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
  3. Take the train from Bibliotheque F. Mitterrand to Versailles Chantiers C

€87 - €479

Train, bus via London  •  18h 19m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to London Euston
  2. Take the bus from London - Victoria Coach Station to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
  3. Take the train from Bibliotheque F. Mitterrand to Versailles Chantiers C

€207 - €634

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  11h 4m

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Guyancourt

€260 - €315

Drive, car ferry  •  12h 33m

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Guyancourt

€135 - €199

Fly Edinburgh to Paris CDG, train, line 439 bus  •  6h 27m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Paris CDG (CDG) EDI - CDG
  2. Take the train from St Michel Nd Rer C to VERSAILLES RIVE GAUCHE Château de Versailles
  3. Take the line 439 bus from Gare Rive Gauche - Sceaux to Château

€59 - €273

Fly Edinburgh to Paris Orly, train, line 439 bus  •  6h 11m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Paris Orly (ORY) EDI - ORY
  2. Take the train from Massy Palaiseau to Versailles Chantiers
  3. Take the line 439 bus from Versailles Chantiers Gare to Château

€72 - €344

Train to Glasgow, fly to Paris CDG  •  8h 22m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Central
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Paris CDG (CDG) GLA - CDG

€94 - €411

Fly Edinburgh to Beauvais, bus  •  10h 12m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Beauvais (BVA) EDI - BVA
  2. Take the bus from Paris Beauvais Airport to Paris Porte Maillot

€52 - €183

Edinburgh to Guyancourt by train and bus

The journey time between Edinburgh and Guyancourt is around 14h 19m and covers a distance of around 1109 km. The fastest journey normally takes 8h 38m. Operated by LNER, Eurostar, Paris RER and others, the Edinburgh to Guyancourt service departs from Edinburgh and arrives in Mendès France. Typically 13 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
14h 19m
Fastest journey time:
8h 38m
Services per week:
13
Cheapest price:
€177
Carbon emissions:
58 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:30
Last service departs at:
19:36

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Edinburgh to Guyancourt train and bus schedules

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The social distance requirement in Guyancourt is 1 metre.

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The cost-effective way to get from Edinburgh to Guyancourt is to bus and bus and ferry, which costs £30 - £50 and takes 19h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Guyancourt is to fly and train and line 439 bus which costs £60 - £300 and takes 6h 11m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Guyancourt. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh and arriving at La Batterie via London, Lille, Bibliotheque Francois Mitterrand and PARIS - Porte d'Orléans. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19h 41m.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Guyancourt is 874 km.

The best way to get from Edinburgh to Guyancourt without a car is to train which takes 9h 4m and costs £150 - £700.

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It takes approximately 9h 4m to get from Edinburgh to Guyancourt, including transfers.

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Edinburgh to Guyancourt bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Edinburgh station.

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The quickest flight from Edinburgh Airport to Paris CDG Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 50m.

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Edinburgh to Guyancourt bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Paris station.

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Guyancourt is 1h ahead of Edinburgh. It is currently 10:37 AM in Edinburgh and 11:37 AM in Guyancourt.

Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Guyancourt.
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  • Distance: 874.2 km
  • Duration: 9h 4m

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Guyancourt, France?

You can take a train from Edinburgh to Guyancourt via London Kings Cross, London St Pancras Eurostar, Paris Nord, St Michel Nd Rer C, VERSAILLES RIVE GAUCHE Château de Versailles, and Gare Rive Gauche - Sceaux in around 9h 4m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Paris CDG via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €250
Flights from Edinburgh to Paris CDG via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€170 - €320
Flights from Glasgow to Paris CDG via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€100 - €310
Flights from Glasgow to Paris CDG via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€110 - €240
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €180
Flights from Edinburgh to Paris Orly via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
€90 - €190
Flights from Glasgow to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€70 - €140
Flights from Glasgow to Paris CDG via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€70 - €140
Flights from Glasgow to Paris CDG via London Luton
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€70 - €140
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Beauvais via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€27 - €150
Flights from Edinburgh to Beauvais via Poznan
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€40 - €190
Flights from Edinburgh to Beauvais via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6h 57m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€150 - €700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€95 - €290
Flights from Glasgow to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€95 - €240
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Paris CDG via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€170 - €320
Flights from Glasgow to Paris CDG via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€100 - €310
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €260
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€30 - €290
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€170 - €370
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€60 - €450
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
€60 - €85
Anytime Day Single
€200 - €280
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
€310 - €450
Train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€7 - €95
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
€7 - €10
Anytime Day Single
€40 - €60
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
€60 - €95
Transilien

Transilien is a suburban rail network operated by SNCF that departs from major Paris train stations and connects the Ile de France region. Transilien operates the following lines: RER A, B, C, D, and E; Transilien trains H, J, K, L, N, P, R and U; Tram 4 and 11 Express; and the Noctilien night bus. Tickets and passes can be purchased from ‘Ile-de-France’ ticket machines and desks in train, Metro and RER stations.

Contact Details
Website
transilien.com
Train from Bibliotheque F. Mitterrand to Versailles Chantiers
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€7 - €9
Website
Transilien
Train from St Michel Nd Rer C to VERSAILLES RIVE GAUCHE Château de Versailles
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€4 - €5
Website
Transilien
Train from Massy Palaiseau to Versailles Chantiers
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€3 - €5
Website
Transilien
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€153
Website
Eurotunnel
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€12 - €35
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
€12 - €17
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
€27 - €35
Bus operators
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London - Victoria Coach Station to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€16 - €20
Website
Blablabus
Bus from Lille to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
Blablabus
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Edinburgh to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€16 - €21
Website
National Express
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus and ferry from London to Lille
Ave. Duration
4h 19m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€9 - €13
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
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 Lille to Paris
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€13 - €16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
SQYBUS
Phone
+33 1 30 13 96 70
Website
sqybus.fr
Bus from Gare Rive Gauche - Sceaux to Château
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€2
Website
SQYBUS
Bus from Versailles Chantiers Gare to Château
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€2
Website
SQYBUS
Aéroport Paris Beauvais
Phone
0892 68 20 66
Website
aeroportparisbeauvais.com
Bus from Paris Beauvais Airport to Paris Porte Maillot
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€16
Website
Aéroport Paris Beauvais
Ferry operators

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easyJet, Lufthansa, KLM and three other airlines offer flights from Edinburgh Airport to Paris CDG Airport.

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There are 2130+ hotels available in Guyancourt. Prices start at €75 per night.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Edinburgh Airport is to tram which takes 32 min and costs £1 - £6.

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