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There are 12 ways to get from France to St Ives by train, bus, bus and ferry, night 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  •  11h 1m

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

$242 - $539

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Bus, night bus  •  20h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Paris - Roissy Charles De Gaulle Airport to London Ouibus
  2. Take the night bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Camborne, Cornwall National Express

$56 - $73

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Bus, bus and ferry  •  19h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Lille 757 / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Lille to London Victoria
  3. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Hayle

$96 - $138

Train, bus  •  21h 12m

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to Ashford(Kent) Int. Est
  2. Take the train from Ashford International to Eastbourne
  3. Take the bus from Eastbourne to Truro

$122 - $272

Drive, car ferry  •  10h 22m

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

$100 - $213

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  9h 5m

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

$278 - $335

Fly Paris CDG to Newquay  •  10h 35m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Newquay (NQY) CDG - NQY

$107 - $390

Fly Paris CDG to Exeter, train  •  9h 58m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Exeter (EXT) CDG - EXT
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to St Erth

$152 - $420

Fly Paris CDG to Bristol, train  •  9h 59m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Bristol (BRS) CDG - BRS
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
  3. Take the train from Plymouth to St Erth

$181 - $473

Fly Toulouse to Bristol, train  •  10h 12m

  1. Fly from Toulouse (TLS) to Bristol (BRS) TLS - BRS
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
  3. Take the train from Plymouth to St Erth

$151 - $423

Fly Paris CDG to Cardiff, train  •  12h 11m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Cardiff (CWL) CDG - CWL
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Parkway
  3. Take the train from Bristol Parkway to Plymouth
  4. Take the train from Plymouth to St Erth

$192 - $496

Fly Paris CDG to Southampton, train  •  11h 15m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Southampton (SOU) CDG - SOU
  2. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Reading
  3. Take the train from Reading to St Erth

$239 - $601

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The cheapest way to get from France to St Ives is to bus and night bus which costs 45€ - 65€ and takes 20h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from France to St Ives is to drive and Eurotunnel which costs 240€ - 300€ and takes 9h 5m.

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No, there is no direct bus from France to St Ives station. However, there are services departing from Petit Pont and arriving at St Ives, Bus Station via Paris, Paris, Lille, London Victoria Coach Station and Hayle, Foundry Square. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19h 35m.

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The distance between France and St Ives is 676 km.

The best way to get from France to St Ives without a car is to train which takes 11h 1m and costs 210€ - 470€.

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It takes approximately 11h 1m to get from France to St Ives, including transfers.

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France to St Ives bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Paris, Paris station.

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The best way to get from France to St Ives is to train which takes 11h 1m and costs 210€ - 470€. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs 90€ - 340€ and takes 10h 35m.

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There is no direct flight from Paris CDG Airport to Newquay Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 50m and has one stopover.

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France to St Ives bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Hayle station.

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Map of how to get from France to St Ives.
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  • Distance: 422.2 miles
  • Duration: 11h 1m

What companies run services between France and St Ives, Cornwall, England?

You can take a train from Paris to St Ives via Paris Nord, Paris Nord Eurostar, London St. Pancras International, St Pancras International, Paddington Rail Station, London Paddington, and St Erth in around 11h 1m. Alternatively, Aer Lingus, Air France and seven other airlines fly from Paris to St Ives every 3 hours.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Paris CDG to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Paris CDG to Bristol via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Toulouse to Bristol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$300 - $850
Flights from Paris CDG to Cardiff
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Flights from Paris CDG to Cardiff via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Paris CDG to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $450
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Newquay via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Paris CDG to Newquay via Newcastle
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Paris CDG to Newquay via Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Paris CDG to Newquay via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $490
Flights from Paris CDG to Newquay via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Paris CDG to Newquay via Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $380
Flights from Paris CDG to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Paris CDG to Exeter via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Paris CDG to Cardiff
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Flights from Paris CDG to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $450
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Toulouse to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Toulouse to Bristol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Toulouse to Bristol via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Bristol via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Paris CDG to Cardiff via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Germania
Website
flygermania.com
Flights from Toulouse to Bristol
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $260
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Newquay via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Newquay via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Train operators
Eurostar
Rome2rio's guide to Eurostar
Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $240
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$75 - $240
Premier
$180 - $280
Train from Paris Nord Eurostar to Ashford(Kent) Int.
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $190
Premier
$150 - $220
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to St Erth
Ave. Duration
4h 54m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$160 - $290
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$80 - $130
Advanced Single
$80 - $120
Anytime Day Single
$160 - $290
Train from Exeter St Davids to St Erth
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $120
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $130
Train from Plymouth to St Erth
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Advanced Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $75
Train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Parkway
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $19
Advanced Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $35
Train from Bristol Parkway to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $60
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $130
Train from Reading to St Erth
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $260
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$70 - $110
Advanced Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Day Single
$140 - $260
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
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to St Erth
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Plymouth to St Erth
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Train from Bristol Parkway to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $90
Train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Reading
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$22 - $35
Bus operators
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 Paris, Paris to Lille
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Hayle
Ave. Duration
8h 4m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Website
National Express
Night bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Camborne, Cornwall
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Website
National Express
Bus from Eastbourne to Truro
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Website
National Express
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 - Roissy Charles De Gaulle Airport to London
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
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
3h
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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St Ives is 1h behind France. It is currently 2:24 AM in France and 1:24 AM in St Ives.

Eurowings, easyJet, Jet2.com and four other airlines offer flights from Paris CDG Airport to Newquay Airport.

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There are 823+ hotels available in St Ives. Prices start at $72 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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