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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  •  6h 27m

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

$219 - $431

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Drive, car ferry  •  7h 30m

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

$68 - $163

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Train, bus  •  8h 33m

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T5 to Westbourne National Express / ...

$97 - $271

Train via Ashford International  •  9h 28m

  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

$136 - $296

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  6h 27m

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

$248 - $285

Fly Paris CDG to Southampton, train, line 50 bus  •  7h 3m

  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

$79 - $339

Fly Paris CDG to London Heathrow, bus  •  8h 16m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to London Heathrow (LHR) CDG - LHR
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T5 to Westbourne

$79 - $277

Fly Paris CDG to London Gatwick, train, line 50 bus  •  8h 41m

  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

$90 - $255

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 Southampton Central
  3. Take the train from Southampton Central to Bournemouth

$139 - $396

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 Southampton Central
  3. Take the train from Southampton Central to Bournemouth

$109 - $346

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from France to Swanage is to drive and car ferry which costs 55€ - 150€ and takes 7h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from France to Swanage is to train which costs 190€ - 380€ and takes 6h 27m.

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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 6h 27m and costs 190€ - 380€.

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It takes approximately 6h 27m to get from France to Swanage, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to Southampton Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Swanage is 1h behind France. It is currently 7:16 PM in France and 6:16 PM in Swanage.

Flybe offers flights from Paris CDG Airport to Southampton Airport.

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There are 646+ hotels available in Swanage. Prices start at $61 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 Swanage.
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  • Distance: 329.6 miles
  • Duration: 6h 27m

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 station, Waterloo station, London Waterloo, and Bournemouth in around 6h 27m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $450
Flights from Paris CDG to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
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
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Paris CDG to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Flights from Paris CDG to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $260
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris CDG to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $230
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
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Paris CDG to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $260
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
Germania
Website
flygermania.com
Flights from Toulouse to Bristol
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $260
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $450
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
Train operators
Eurostar
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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
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from London Waterloo to Bournemouth
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Waterloo to Poole
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Bournemouth
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Clapham Junction to Bournemouth
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Southampton Central to Bournemouth
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
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-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 Southampton Airport Parkway to Bournemouth
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$18 - $28
Train from Southampton Central to Bournemouth
Ave. Duration
28m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
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
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Bus operators
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 Heathrow Airport London T5 to Westbourne
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
National Express
More Bus
Phone
+44 1202 338420
Email
enquiries@morebus.co.uk
Website
morebus.co.uk
Bus from Bournemouth Station to Swanage, Sandpit Field
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
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
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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