There are 12 ways to get from France to England by train, bus, rideshare, car, car ferry, car train, plane or subway

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 28 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est

$78 - $246

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to London 700 / ...

$19 - $45

10 alternative options

Rideshare  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Paris to London 214.7 miles

$41 - $43

Drive, car ferry  •  6 h 31 min

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

$54 - $134

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  4 h 35 min

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

$221 - $247

Fly Paris CDG to London Heathrow, Tube  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to London Heathrow (LHR) CDG - LHR
  2. Take the Tube from Paddington Underground Station to Charing Cross Underground Station

$89 - $295

Fly Paris CDG to Birmingham  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Birmingham (BHX) CDG - BHX

$59 - $271

Fly Paris CDG to Manchester  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Manchester (MAN) CDG - MAN

$59 - $229

Train to Paris Orly, fly to London City, Tube  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from St Michel Nd Rer B to Antony
  2. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to London City (LCY) ORY - LCY
  3. Take the Tube from Monument Underground Station to Embankment Underground Station

$103 - $1,423

Fly Paris CDG to Bristol  •  4 h 18 min

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

$83 - $263

Fly Nantes to London Gatwick, train  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Nantes (NTE) to London Gatwick (LGW) NTE - LGW
  2. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge

$55 - $202

Train, train to Luxembourg, fly to London City  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from St Avold to Metz Ville
  2. Take the train from Metz-Ville to Luxembourg, Gare Centrale
  3. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to London City (LCY) LUX - LCY

$75 - $294

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from France to England is to bus which costs 16€ - 40€ and takes 9 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from France to England is to train which costs 65€ - 220€ and takes 3 h 28 min.

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The distance between France and England is 646 km.

It takes approximately 3 h 28 min to get from France to England, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from France to England. However, there are services departing from Petit Pont and arriving at Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross via Paris, Paris and Victoria, Eccleston Bridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 58 min.

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Map of how to get from France to England.
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  • Distance: 403.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 28 min

What companies run services between France and England?

Eurostar operates a train from Paris to London hourly. Tickets cost $75 - $240 and the journey takes 2 h 26 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Paris to London every 4 hours. Tickets cost $23 - $40 and the journey takes 8 h 15 min. Ouibus also services this route every 4 hours.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Flights from Paris CDG to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $400
Flights from Paris CDG to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $400
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester via Exeter
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $380
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Paris CDG to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Paris Orly to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $39,000
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Luxembourg to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $480
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Paris CDG to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Nantes to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $290
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Birmingham via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Birmingham via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,300
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $5,000
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Luxembourg to London City via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Train operators
Eurostar
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$168
Website
eurotunnel.com
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Paddington Underground Station to Charing Cross Underground Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Monument Underground Station to Embankment Underground Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
SNCF
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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from St Avold to Metz Ville
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$14 - $21
1st Class
$18 - $28
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Website
cfl.lu
Train from Metz-Ville to Luxembourg, Gare Centrale
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Website
cfl.lu
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Metz Ville to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $22
1st Class
$31 - $35
Bus operators
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris, Paris to London
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfdsseaways.co.uk
Car ferry from Dieppe to Newhaven Ferry Port
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $75
Book at
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
$25 - $35
Reclining Seat
$32
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
$15
2-bed inside cabin
$55 - $75
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Paris to London
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$41 - $43
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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