There are 10 ways to get from Harwich to Paris by train, bus, car, car train, car ferry, subway 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  •  4h 49m

  1. Take the train from Manningtree to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Paris Nord Eil

145€ - 402€

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Bus  •  14h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Colchester East Hill/High Street to Stansted Airport London 816 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to London Victoria Coach Station 816 / ...
  3. Take the bus from London to Paris, Gallieni 450

46€ - 69€

8 alternative options

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  5h 13m

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

201€ - 232€

Drive, car ferry  •  6h 34m

  1. Drive from Harwich to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Paris

82€ - 122€

Train, subway to London Heathrow, fly  •  6h 20m

  1. Take the train from Harwich Town to Manningtree
  2. Take the train from Manningtree to London Liverpool Street
  3. Take the subway from Liverpool Street station to Lancaster Gate station
  4. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Paris CDG (CDG) LHR - CDG

106€ - 292€

Train, train to London Gatwick, fly  •  6h 20m

  1. Take the train from Manningtree to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
  3. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Paris CDG (CDG) LGW - CDG

90€ - 246€

Train, train to London Luton, fly  •  6h 45m

  1. Take the train from Manningtree to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from Farringdon to Luton
  3. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Paris CDG (CDG) LTN - CDG

104€ - 349€

Train, train to London Stansted, fly  •  6h 24m

  1. Take the train from Harwich Town to Manningtree
  2. Take the train from Manningtree to Marks Tey
  3. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Paris CDG (CDG) STN - CDG

71€ - 255€

Train, train to Southend, fly  •  6h 29m

  1. Take the train from Harwich Town to Manningtree
  2. Take the train from Manningtree to Shenfield
  3. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Paris CDG (CDG) SEN - CDG

83€ - 251€

Train, train to Birmingham, fly  •  7h 15m

  1. Take the train from Manningtree to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham International
  3. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Paris CDG (CDG) BHX - CDG

131€ - 453€

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The cheapest way to get from Harwich to Paris is to bus which costs £40 - £65 and takes 14h 17m.

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The quickest way to get from Harwich to Paris is to train which costs £130 - £360 and takes 4h 49m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Harwich to Paris. However, there are services departing from Harwich, Mayflower Avenue and arriving at Paris, Gallieni via Colchester East Hill/High Street, Stansted Airport London and London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 17m.

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No, there is no direct train from Harwich to Paris. However, there are services departing from Harwich Town and arriving at Paris Nord via Manningtree, Liverpool Street station and London St Pancras Eurostar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 49m.

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The distance between Harwich and Paris is 351 km.

The best way to get from Harwich to Paris without a car is to train which takes 4h 49m and costs £130 - £360.

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It takes approximately 4h 49m to get from Harwich to Paris, including transfers.

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Harwich to Paris bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Colchester East Hill/High Street station.

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Harwich to Paris train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Manningtree station.

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The best way to get from Harwich to Paris is to train which takes 4h 49m and costs £130 - £360. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £40 - £65 and takes 14h 17m.

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Map of how to get from Harwich to Paris.
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  • Distance: 351.3 km
  • Duration: 4h 49m

What companies run services between Harwich, England and Paris, France?

You can take a train from Harwich to Paris via Manningtree, London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street station, King's Cross St. Pancras station, and London St Pancras Eurostar in around 4h 49m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Harwich to Paris Gallieni via Colchester Town Centre, Greyfriars, Colchester East Hill/High Street, Stansted Airport London, London Victoria Coach Station, and London in around 14h 17m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 180€
Flights from London Luton to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 310€
Flights from London Stansted to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
45€ - 310€
Flights from Southend to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 170€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 380€
Flights from Birmingham to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 320€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 320€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 170€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Birmingham to Paris CDG via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
70€ - 280€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Birmingham to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
110€ - 420€
Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Train from Manningtree to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
27€ - 40€
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Harwich Town to Manningtree
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
5€ - 9€
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Manningtree to Marks Tey
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
5€ - 9€
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Manningtree to Shenfield
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
18€ - 27€
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Overground
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Manningtree to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
London Overground
Train from Harwich Town to Manningtree
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
London Overground
Train from Manningtree to Marks Tey
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
London Overground
Train from Manningtree to Shenfield
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
London Overground
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
147€
Website
Eurotunnel
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 Liverpool Street station to Lancaster Gate station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
2€ - 3€
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
14€ - 17€
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
14€ - 17€
Train from Farringdon to Luton
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
16€ - 20€
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
16€ - 20€
London Northwestern Railway
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from London Euston to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single
20€ - 30€
Anytime Day Single
35€ - 50€
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 Colchester East Hill/High Street to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
5€ - 7€
Website
National Express
Bus from Stansted Airport London to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
5€ - 7€
Website
National Express
Airport Bus Express
Phone
0044 (0) 1279681984
Email
info@airportbusexpress.co.uk
Website
airportbusexpress.co.uk
Bus from London Stansted Airport Coach Station to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
12€
Website
Airport Bus Express
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from London to Paris, Gallieni
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
27€ - 40€
Website
Eurolines FR
Ferry operators

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

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Harwich to Paris bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Paris, Gallieni station.

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Paris is 1h ahead of Harwich. It is currently 11:11 PM in Harwich and 12:11 AM in Paris.

Harwich to Paris train services, operated by Eurostar, arrive at Paris Nord station.

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

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There are 7713+ hotels available in Paris. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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