There are 10 ways to get from Holyhead to Paris by train, bus, car, car train, car ferry 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 50m

  1. Take the train from Holyhead to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Paris Nord Eil

224€ - 728€

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Car ferry to Dublin, fly  •  8h 29m

  1. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
  2. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Paris CDG (CDG) DUB - CDG

106€ - 252€

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Train, bus  •  18h 11m

  1. Take the train from Holyhead to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Oxford
  3. Take the bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Victoria, Green Line Coach Station
  4. Take the bus from London - Victoria Coach Station to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine

165€ - 323€

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  9h 4m

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

243€ - 293€

Drive, car ferry  •  10h 25m

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

124€ - 183€

Train to Manchester, fly  •  7h 42m

  1. Take the train from Holyhead to Crewe
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Paris CDG (CDG) MAN - CDG

110€ - 411€

Train, train to Birmingham, fly  •  7h 43m

  1. Take the train from Holyhead to Crewe
  2. Take the train from Crewe to Birmingham International
  3. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Paris CDG (CDG) BHX - CDG

120€ - 533€

Train to Liverpool, fly  •  7h 54m

  1. Take the train from Holyhead to Chester
  2. Fly from Liverpool (LPL) to Paris CDG (CDG) LPL - CDG

121€ - 470€

Train, train to Leeds Bradford, fly  •  10h 15m

  1. Take the train from Holyhead to Chester
  2. Take the train from Chester to Bradford Interchange
  3. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Paris CDG (CDG) LBA - CDG

151€ - 398€

Train, train to Bristol, fly  •  9h 55m

  1. Take the train from Holyhead to Crewe
  2. Take the train from Stafford to Bristol Temple Meads
  3. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Paris CDG (CDG) BRS - CDG

186€ - 731€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Holyhead to Paris is to car ferry and fly which costs £95 - £230 and takes 8h 29m.

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The quickest way to get from Holyhead to Paris is to train which costs £200 - £650 and takes 6h 50m.

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No, there is no direct train from Holyhead to Paris. However, there are services departing from Holyhead and arriving at Paris Nord via Euston station and London St Pancras Eurostar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 50m.

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The distance between Holyhead and Paris is 694 km.

The best way to get from Holyhead to Paris without a car is to train which takes 6h 50m and costs £200 - £650.

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It takes approximately 6h 50m to get from Holyhead to Paris, including transfers.

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Holyhead to Paris train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, depart from Holyhead station.

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

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Paris is 1h ahead of Holyhead. It is currently 6:36 AM in Holyhead and 7:36 AM in Paris.

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

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Map of how to get from Holyhead to Paris.
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  • Distance: 694.3 km
  • Duration: 6h 50m

What companies run services between Holyhead, Wales and Paris, France?

You can take a train from Holyhead to Paris via London Euston, Euston station, King's Cross St. Pancras station, and London St Pancras Eurostar in around 6h 50m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Manchester to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 480€
Flights from Birmingham to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 250€
Flights from Dublin to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 440€
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 370€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to Paris CDG via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 600€
Flights from Dublin to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 320€
Flights from Dublin to Paris CDG via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 340€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Manchester to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 340€
Flights from Liverpool to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 210€
Flights from Bristol to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 310€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Manchester to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 490€
Flights from Birmingham to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
110€ - 320€
Flights from Dublin to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 340€
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 370€
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 320€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Manchester to Paris CDG via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
1200€ - 4100€
Flights from Birmingham to Paris CDG via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
70€ - 260€
Flights from Bristol to Paris CDG via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
550€ - 1200€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dublin to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 400€
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 250€
Train operators
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to London Euston
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
110€ - 380€
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
110€ - 150€
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
280€ - 380€
Train from Holyhead to Crewe
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
40€ - 160€
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
40€ - 60€
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
110€ - 160€
Train from Crewe to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
25€ - 90€
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
25€ - 35€
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
65€ - 90€
Train from Holyhead to Chester
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
35€ - 130€
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
35€ - 50€
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
90€ - 130€
Transport for Wales
Website
tfw.gov.wales
Train from Holyhead to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
85€ - 130€
Website
tfw.wales
Train from Holyhead to Crewe
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
55€ - 85€
Website
tfw.wales
Train from Crewe to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
tfw.wales
Train from Holyhead to Chester
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 70€
Website
tfw.wales
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Oxford
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 160€
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
45€ - 60€
Anytime Day 1st Class
110€ - 160€
Train from Crewe to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
40€ - 150€
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
40€ - 50€
Anytime Day 1st Class
100€ - 150€
Train from Stafford to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
65€ - 200€
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
65€ - 80€
Anytime Day 1st Class
140€ - 200€
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 Northwestern Railway
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Crewe to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
20€ - 29€
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single
12€ - 17€
Anytime Day Single
20€ - 29€
Bus operators
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Victoria, Green Line Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
17€ - 22€
Website
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Blablabus

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Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London - Victoria Coach Station to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
16€ - 20€
Website
Blablabus
Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Phone
+353 818 300 400
Email
info@irishferries.com
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
33€ - 37€
Website
Irish Ferries
Car
120€ - 140€
On Foot
33€ - 37€
car
100€
Passenger
35€
Stena Line
Phone
+44 844 770 7070
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
35€ - 140€
Website
Stena Line
Passenger
40€
Small Car
134€

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