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There are 10 ways to get from France to Merthyr Tydfil by train, night train, bus, car, car ferry, car train or plane

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Train  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Cardiff Central

$163 - $402

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Bus  •  16 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris Centre - Bercy to London Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Cardiff University National Express

$55 - $77

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Train, night train  •  11 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Brighton
  3. Take the night train from Brighton to Cardiff Central

$206 - $463

Drive, car ferry  •  8 h 51 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 Merthyr Tydfil

$85 - $188

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  7 h 13 min

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

$260 - $303

Fly Paris CDG to Cardiff, train  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Cardiff (CWL) CDG - CWL
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Merthyr Tydfil

$82 - $268

Fly Paris CDG to Bristol, train  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Bristol (BRS) CDG - BRS
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
  3. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Merthyr Tydfil

$114 - $335

Fly Toulouse to Bristol, train  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Toulouse (TLS) to Bristol (BRS) TLS - BRS
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
  3. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Merthyr Tydfil

$84 - $285

Fly Nice to Bristol, train  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Bristol (BRS) NCE - BRS
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
  3. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Merthyr Tydfil

$134 - $420

Fly Paris CDG to Birmingham, train  •  8 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Birmingham (BHX) CDG - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Cardiff Central
  3. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Merthyr Tydfil

$125 - $373

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from France to Merthyr Tydfil is to bus which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 16 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from France to Merthyr Tydfil is to fly and train which costs 70€ - 240€ and takes 6 h 10 min.

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The distance between France and Merthyr Tydfil is 688 km.

The best way to get from France to Merthyr Tydfil without a car is to train which takes 7 h 16 min and costs 140€ - 350€.

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It takes approximately 7 h 16 min to get from France to Merthyr Tydfil, including transfers.

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The best way to get from France to Merthyr Tydfil is to train which takes 7 h 16 min and costs 140€ - 350€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 16 h 34 min.

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

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Merthyr Tydfil is 1 h behind France. It is currently 4:46 AM in France and 3:46 AM in Merthyr Tydfil.

Flybe and KLM offer flights from Paris CDG Airport to Cardiff Airport.

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There are 208+ hotels available in Merthyr Tydfil. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from France to Merthyr Tydfil.
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  • Distance: 429.9 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 16 min

What companies run services between France and Merthyr Tydfil, Wales?

You can take a train from Paris to Merthyr Tydfil via Paris Nord, Paris Nord Eurostar, London St. Pancras International, King's Cross St. Pancras station, Paddington, London Paddington, and Cardiff Central in around 7 h 16 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Paris to Merthyr Tydfil via Gare De Bercy - Popb, Paris Centre - Bercy, London, London Victoria Coach Station, Cardiff University, and Cathays in around 16 h 34 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Cardiff
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Flights from Paris CDG to Cardiff via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Paris CDG to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Toulouse to Bristol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $850
Flights from Nice to Bristol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,500
Flights from Paris CDG to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Toulouse to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Toulouse to Bristol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Nice to Bristol
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Nice to Bristol via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Nice to Bristol via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Nice to Bristol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Nice to Bristol via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Cardiff
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Flights from Paris CDG to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
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
Germania
Website
flygermania.com
Flights from Toulouse to Bristol
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $260
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Toulouse to Bristol via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Nice to Bristol via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,500
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Cardiff via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Train operators
Eurostar
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $140
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $140
Night train from Brighton to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$95 - $170
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$45 - $75
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$95 - $170
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $20
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $40
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
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Cardiff Central to Merthyr Tydfil
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $16
First Anytime Day Single
$15 - $23
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $30
Train from Birmingham New Street to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 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 - $75
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 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 Paris Centre - Bercy to London
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
Ouibus
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 London Victoria Coach Station to Cardiff University
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
nationalexpress.com
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 - $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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The best way to get from France to Paris CDG Airport is to train which takes 40 min and costs 10€.

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