There are 10 ways to get from France to Swanage 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  •  6 h 26 min

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

$223 - $441

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Bus  •  14 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to London 700
  2. Take the bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Bournemouth Station 035 / ...

$65 - $99

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Train via Ashford International  •  9 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to Ashford(Kent) Int. Est
  2. Take the train from Ashford International to London Waterloo East
  3. Take the train from London Waterloo to Poole

$139 - $306

Drive, carferry  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Dieppe
  2. Take the carferry from Dieppe to Newhaven Ferry Port
  3. Drive from Newhaven Ferry Port to Swanage

$69 - $163

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  6 h 28 min

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

$252 - $290

Fly Limoges to Southampton, train, line 50 bus  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Limoges (LIG) to Southampton (SOU) LIG - SOU
  2. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Bournemouth
  3. Take the line 50 bus from Bournemouth Station to Swanage, Sandpit Field

$138 - $559

Fly Paris CDG to Southampton, train, line 50 bus  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Southampton (SOU) CDG - SOU
  2. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Bournemouth
  3. Take the line 50 bus from Bournemouth Station to Swanage, Sandpit Field

$81 - $338

Fly Paris CDG to London Heathrow, bus, line 50 bus  •  8 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to London Heathrow (LHR) CDG - LHR
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T5 to Bournemouth Station, Holdenhurst Road
  3. Take the line 50 bus from Bournemouth Station to Swanage, Sandpit Field

$81 - $277

Fly Paris CDG to London Gatwick, train, line 50 bus  •  8 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to London Gatwick (LGW) CDG - LGW
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Bournemouth
  3. Take the line 50 bus from Bournemouth Station to Swanage, Sandpit Field

$92 - $255

Fly Paris CDG to Bristol, train  •  9 h 14 min

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

$139 - $393

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from France to Swanage. However, there are services departing from Petit Pont and arriving at Swanage, Sandpit Field via Paris, Paris, Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station and Bournemouth Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 45 min.

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The distance between France and Swanage is 527 km.

The best way to get from France to Swanage without a car is to train which takes 6 h 26 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 26 min to get from France to Swanage, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from France to Swanage is to train which takes 6 h 26 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 14 h 45 min.

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The quickest flight from Limoges Airport to Southampton Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 35 min.

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France to Swanage bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Bournemouth Station.

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Swanage is 1 h behind France. It is currently 12:11 AM in France and 11:11 PM in Swanage.

Flybe offers flights from Limoges Airport to Southampton Airport.

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Map of how to get from France to Swanage.
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  • Distance: 329.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 26 min

What companies run services between France and Swanage, England?

You can take a train from Paris to Swanage via Paris Nord, Paris Nord Eurostar, London St. Pancras International, Euston Underground Station, Waterloo Underground Station, London Waterloo, and Bournemouth in around 6 h 26 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Paris to Swanage via Gare De Bercy - Popb, Paris, Paris, London, Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station, and Bournemouth Station in around 14 h 45 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Limoges to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Paris CDG to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $450
Flights from Paris CDG to Southampton via Rennes
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $2,200
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 Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Paris CDG to Bristol via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
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 London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $260
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris CDG to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Flights from Paris CDG to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $370
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
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Limoges to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Paris CDG to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $450
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Paris CDG to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $260
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Bristol via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Train operators
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
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
1 h 54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$150 - $230
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from London Waterloo to Bournemouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Waterloo to Poole
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Bournemouth
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Clapham Junction to Bournemouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Southampton Central to Bournemouth
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
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 Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Bournemouth
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$18 - $28
Train from Southampton Central to Bournemouth
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$17 - $25
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $40
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
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 London
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $75
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 Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Bournemouth Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T5 to Bournemouth Station, Holdenhurst Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
More Bus
Website
morebus.co.uk
Bus from Bournemouth Station to Swanage, Sandpit Field
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
morebus.co.uk
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
$15 - $80
Book at
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
$26 - $35
Reclining Seat
$33
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
$16
2-bed inside cabin
$55 - $80

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The best way to get from France to Limoges Airport is to taxi which takes 10 min and costs .

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