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There are 8 ways to get from France to Swansea by train, car, car ferry, car train or plane

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Recommended option

Train  •  6 h 56 min

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

$179 - $436

Cheapest option

Drive, car ferry  •  9 h 7 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 Swansea

$90 - $193

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Drive, Eurotunnel  •  7 h 27 min

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

$263 - $305

Fly Paris CDG to Cardiff, train  •  6 h 21 min

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

$91 - $297

Fly Paris CDG to Bristol, train  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Bristol (BRS) CDG - BRS
  2. Take the train from Bristol Parkway to Swansea

$127 - $384

Fly Toulouse to Bristol, train  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Toulouse (TLS) to Bristol (BRS) TLS - BRS
  2. Take the train from Bristol Parkway to Swansea

$97 - $334

Fly Paris CDG to Birmingham, train  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Birmingham (BHX) CDG - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Bristol Parkway
  3. Take the train from Bristol Parkway to Swansea

$145 - $427

Fly Paris Orly to London City, train  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to London City (LCY) ORY - LCY
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Swansea

$203 - $1,613

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from France to Swansea is to drive and car ferry which costs 75€ - 170€ and takes 9 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from France to Swansea is to fly and train which costs 75€ - 260€ and takes 6 h 21 min.

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The distance between France and Swansea is 701 km.

The best way to get from France to Swansea without a car is to train which takes 6 h 56 min and costs 150€ - 380€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 56 min to get from France to Swansea, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to Cardiff Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Swansea is 1 h behind France. It is currently 11:12 AM in France and 10:12 AM in Swansea.

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

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There are 399+ hotels available in Swansea. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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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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Map of how to get from France to Swansea.
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  • Distance: 437.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 56 min

What companies run services between France and Swansea, Wales?

You can take a train from Paris to Swansea via Paris Nord, Paris Nord Eurostar, London St. Pancras International, King's Cross St. Pancras station, Paddington, and London Paddington in around 6 h 56 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Cardiff
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Flights from Paris CDG to Cardiff via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 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 Paris CDG to Bristol via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Toulouse to Bristol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$300 - $850
Flights from Paris CDG to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Cardiff
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Flights from Paris CDG to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 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, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Toulouse to Bristol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Toulouse to Bristol via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
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
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Cardiff via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Paris CDG to Bristol via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Germania
Website
flygermania.com
Flights from Toulouse to Bristol
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $260
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Paris Orly to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $39,000
Train operators
Eurostar
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Swansea
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $190
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$50 - $80
Advanced Single
$55 - $80
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $190
Train from Cardiff Central to Swansea
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $23
Advanced Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $45
Train from Bristol Parkway to Swansea
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $40
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $80
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun 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 Swansea
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $28
First Anytime Day Single
$29 - $45
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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