There are 11 ways to get from Exeter 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.

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Train via Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar Eurostar

$171 - $412

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Bus  •  13 h

  1. Take the bus from Exeter to London Victoria Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from London to Paris, Paris 700

$47 - $72

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Train  •  6 h 26 min

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

$131 - $323

Drive, car ferry  •  8 h 35 min

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

$81 - $178

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  7 h 13 min

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

$257 - $300

Fly Exeter to Paris CDG  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to Paris CDG (CDG) EXT - CDG

$91 - $296

Train to Bristol, fly to Paris CDG  •  5 h 36 min

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

$125 - $337

Train to Cardiff, fly to Paris CDG  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Newport (S Wales)
  2. Fly from Cardiff (CWL) to Paris CDG (CDG) CWL - CDG

$139 - $381

Fly Exeter to Paris Orly  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to Paris Orly (ORY) EXT - ORY

$136 - $576

Train, train to Southampton, fly to Paris CDG  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Exeter Central to Salisbury
  2. Take the train from Salisbury to Southampton Airport Parkway
  3. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Paris CDG (CDG) SOU - CDG

$102 - $354

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Paris CDG  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to London Paddington
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Paris CDG (CDG) LHR - CDG

$182 - $460

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The cheapest way to get from Exeter to Paris is to bus which costs £35 - £55 and takes 13 h.

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The quickest way to get from Exeter to Paris is to fly which costs £65 - £230 and takes 4 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Exeter to Paris. However, there are services departing from Exeter and arriving at Paris, Paris via London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h.

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The distance between Exeter and Paris is 294 miles.

The best way to get from Exeter to Paris without a car is to train which takes 5 h 21 min and costs £130 - £320.

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It takes approximately 5 h 21 min to get from Exeter to Paris, including transfers.

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Exeter to Paris bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Exeter station.

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The best way to get from Exeter to Paris is to train which takes 5 h 21 min and costs £130 - £320. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £35 - £55 and takes 13 h, you could also fly, which costs £65 - £230 and takes 4 h 40 min.

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The quickest flight from Exeter Airport to Paris CDG Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Exeter to Paris.
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  • Distance: 293.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 21 min

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

You can take a train from Exeter to Paris via London Paddington, Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, and London St. Pancras International in around 5 h 21 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Exeter to Paris via London Victoria Coach Station and London in around 13 h.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Exeter to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Bristol to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Bristol to Paris CDG via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Cardiff to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Flights from Cardiff to Paris CDG via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Exeter to Paris Orly via Paris CDG, Toulouse
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Exeter to Paris Orly via Paris CDG, Montpellier
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
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
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Exeter to Paris Orly via London City
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Exeter to Paris Orly via Jersey, London City
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Exeter to Paris Orly via Amsterdam, London City
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Exeter to Paris Orly via Belfast City, London City
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from London Heathrow to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Exeter to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Exeter to Paris CDG via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Cardiff to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Flights from Southampton to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $450
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
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Exeter to Paris Orly via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bristol to Paris CDG via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Cardiff to Paris CDG via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Bristol to Paris CDG via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Exeter to Paris Orly via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $170
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$45 - $75
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $170
Train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Advanced Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Train from Salisbury to Southampton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $17
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $28
Eurostar
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Exeter Central to London Waterloo
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Exeter Central to Salisbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Salisbury to Southampton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
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
$172
Website
eurotunnel.com
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Train from Exeter St Davids to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $70
Bus operators
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 Exeter to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
nationalexpress.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $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
$15 - $80
Book at
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
$26 - $35
Reclining Seat
$33
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
$15
2-bed inside cabin
$55 - $80

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Paris is 1 h ahead of Exeter. It is currently 1:58 AM in Exeter and 2:58 AM in Paris.

Flybe offers flights from Exeter Airport to Paris CDG Airport.

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There are 4901+ hotels available in Paris. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Exeter to Exeter Airport is to line 56 bus which takes 26 min and costs £3.

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