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There are 8 ways to get from Gare du Nord to Didcot by train, car, car train, car ferry, plane or subway

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

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord to London St Pancras Eurostar
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Didcot Parkway

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Fly Paris CDG to London Heathrow, train

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to London Heathrow (LHR)
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Didcot Parkway

Drive, Eurotunnel

  1. Drive from Gare du Nord to Calais-Fréthun
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to Didcot

Drive, car ferry

  1. Drive from Gare du Nord to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to Didcot

Fly Paris CDG to London Gatwick, train

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to London Gatwick (LGW)
  2. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Reading

Fly Paris CDG to Bristol, train

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Bristol (BRS)
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Didcot Parkway

Train to Paris Le Bourget Apt, fly to London City, subway, train

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord to Villiers Le Bel Gonesse Arnouville
  2. Fly from Paris Le Bourget Apt (LBG) to London City (LCY)
  3. Take the subway from Bank station to Lancaster Gate station
  4. Take the train from London Paddington to Didcot Parkway

Fly Paris CDG to Birmingham, train

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

Gare du Nord to Didcot by train and subway

The journey time between Gare du Nord and Didcot is around 4h and covers a distance of around 337 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 28 min. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 22m. Operated by Eurostar, London Underground (Tube), First Great Western Service and others, the Gare du Nord to Didcot service departs from Paris Nord and arrives in Didcot Parkway. Typically 36 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
3h 31m
Layover time:
28 min
Total time:
4h

Route information

Fastest journey time:
3h 22m
Journey distance:
337 miles
Services per week:
36
Cheapest price:
£120
Carbon emissions:
28 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:13
Last service departs at:
21:13

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Gare du Nord to Didcot train and subway schedules

France → United Kingdom
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International entry into United Kingdom from France

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
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Allowed for: All visitors with the below exceptions

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Conditions of entry into United Kingdom from France

  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
This applies to arrivals from France
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Australia, Austria, Barbados, Bermuda, British Indian Ocean Territory, Brunei, Bulgaria, Canada, Cayman Islands, Croatia, Denmark, Falkland Islands, Finland, Germany, Gibraltar, Grenada, Guernsey, Hong Kong, Iceland, Ireland, Isle of Man, Israel, Jersey, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Malta, Montserrat, New Zealand, Norway, Pitcairn, Romania, Saint Helena, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, Switzerland, Taiwan and Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Ireland, Jersey, Guernsey and Isle of Man
  • Before departure, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include a COVID-19 test to be taken on day 2
This applies to arrivals from Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Australia, Austria, Barbados, Bermuda, British Indian Ocean Territory, Brunei, Bulgaria, Canada, Cayman Islands, Croatia, Denmark, Falkland Islands, Finland, Germany, Gibraltar, Grenada, Guernsey, Hong Kong, Iceland, Ireland, Isle of Man, Israel, Jersey, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Malta, Montserrat, New Zealand, Norway, Pitcairn, Romania, Saint Helena, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, Switzerland, Taiwan and Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Cyprus, India, Monaco, San Marino, United Arab Emirates, United States and Vatican
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
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Rules to follow in United Kingdom

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Regional advice

Regional advice

Considerations leaving from France

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering United Kingdom from France.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Didcot is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Didcot is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in Didcot is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 111.

No, but conditions apply when returning to France from United Kingdom.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 21 Sep 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: UK Government.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Gare du Nord to Didcot is to drive and car ferry which costs €75 - €120 and takes 6h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Gare du Nord to Didcot is to train which costs €140 - €380 and takes 3h 26m.

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No, there is no direct train from Gare du Nord to Didcot. However, there are services departing from Paris Nord and arriving at Didcot Parkway via King's Cross St. Pancras station and London Paddington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 26m.

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The distance between Gare du Nord and Didcot is 248 miles.

The best way to get from Gare du Nord to Didcot without a car is to train which takes 3h 26m and costs €140 - €380.

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It takes approximately 3h 26m to get from Gare du Nord to Didcot, including transfers.

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Gare du Nord to Didcot train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from Paris Nord station.

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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Didcot is 1h behind Gare du Nord. It is currently 5:08 AM in Gare du Nord and 4:08 AM in Didcot.

Gare du Nord to Didcot train services, operated by First Great Western Service, arrive at Didcot Parkway station.

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Map of how to get from Gare du Nord to Didcot.
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  • Distance: 247.9 miles
  • Duration: 3h 26m

What companies run services between Gare du Nord, Île-de-France, France and Didcot, England?

You can take a train from Gare du Nord to Didcot via London St Pancras Eurostar, King's Cross St. Pancras station, Paddington, and London Paddington in around 3h 26m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £200
Flights from Paris CDG to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£70 - £230
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris CDG to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £210
Flights from Paris CDG to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£30 - £180
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Paris CDG to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£30 - £190
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Paris CDG to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£29 - £160
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Paris Le Bourget Apt to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
£55 - £160
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
£7 - £190
Train operators
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Didcot Parkway
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£20 - £25
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£20 - £25
Anytime Day 1st Class
£35 - £50
Train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£20 - £25
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£20 - £25
Anytime Day 1st Class
£35 - £50
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Didcot Parkway
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£24 - £30
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£24 - £30
Anytime Day 1st Class
£40 - £60
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£131
Website
Eurotunnel
Transilien

Transilien is a suburban rail network operated by SNCF that departs from major Paris train stations and connects the Ile de France region. Transilien operates the following lines: RER A, B, C, D, and E; Transilien trains H, J, K, L, N, P, R and U; Tram 4 and 11 Express; and the Noctilien night bus. Tickets and passes can be purchased from ‘Ile-de-France’ ticket machines and desks in train, Metro and RER stations.

Contact Details
Website
transilien.com
Train from Paris Nord to Villiers Le Bel Gonesse Arnouville
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £4
Website
Transilien
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Bank station to Lancaster Gate station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Ferry operators

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British Airways and Air France offer flights from Paris CDG Airport to London Heathrow Airport.

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