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There are 8 ways to get from France to Preston by train, car, car train, car ferry 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  6h

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

$197 - $432

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Fly Paris CDG to Manchester, train  •  5h 22m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Manchester (MAN) CDG - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Preston

$71 - $246

6 alternative options

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  8h 4m

  1. Drive from Paris to Calais-Fréthun
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to Preston

$268 - $320

Drive, car ferry  •  9h 19m

  1. Drive from Paris to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to Preston

$128 - $186

Fly Nantes to Manchester, train  •  5h

  1. Fly from Nantes (NTE) to Manchester (MAN) NTE - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Preston

$71 - $246

Fly Lyon to Manchester, train  •  5h 49m

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Manchester (MAN) LYS - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Preston

$72 - $223

Fly Paris CDG to Leeds Bradford, train  •  7h 24m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) CDG - LBA
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Preston

$97 - $362

Fly Paris CDG to Birmingham, train  •  7h

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Birmingham (BHX) CDG - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham International to Preston

$122 - $342

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The cheapest way to get from France to Preston is to fly and train which costs 60€ - 220€ and takes 5h 22m.

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The quickest way to get from France to Preston is to fly and train which costs 60€ - 220€ and takes 5h.

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The distance between France and Preston is 860 km.

The best way to get from France to Preston without a car is to train which takes 6h and costs 170€ - 380€.

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It takes approximately 6h to get from France to Preston, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Preston is 1h behind France. It is currently 2:13 AM in France and 1:13 AM in Preston.

easyJet, KLM, Lufthansa and four other airlines offer flights from Paris CDG Airport to Manchester Airport.

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There are 1055+ hotels available in Preston. Prices start at $41 USD per night.

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The best way to get from France to Paris CDG Airport is to train which takes 40m and costs 10€.

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Map of how to get from France to Preston.
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  • Distance: 537.6 miles
  • Duration: 6h

What companies run services between France and Preston, England?

You can take a train from Paris to Preston via Gare du Nord, Paris Nord Eurostar, London St. Pancras International, and London Euston in around 6h.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $400
Flights from Nantes to Manchester via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from Lyon to Manchester via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from Paris CDG to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $390
Flights from Nantes to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from Nantes to Manchester via Southampton
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from Lyon to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $320
Flights from Paris CDG to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Lyon to Manchester via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Paris CDG to Leeds Bradford via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Lyon to Manchester via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Paris CDG to Leeds Bradford via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Lyon to Manchester via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Lyon to Manchester via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Lyon to Manchester
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $240
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $5,000
Flights from Lyon to Manchester via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Lyon to Manchester
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Paris CDG to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $480
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Nantes to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$45 - $190
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Nantes to Manchester via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Preston
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$75 - $110
Anytime Day Single
$120 - $190
Train from Birmingham International to Preston
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $110
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Preston
Ave. Duration
51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $13
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $24
Northern Rail
Ferry operators

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