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There are 6 ways to get from Kirkham to Paris by car, plane, train, bus, car train or car ferry

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Drive to Leeds Bradford, fly  •  3h 38m

  1. Drive from Kirkham to Leeds Bradford
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Paris CDG (CDG) LBA - CDG

92€ - 676€

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Train to Manchester, fly  •  5h 46m

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

67€ - 315€

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Train  •  7h 18m

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

210€ - 699€

Train, bus  •  16h 40m

  1. Take the train from Kirkham & Wesham to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to London Victoria Coach Station
  3. Take the bus from London Victoria to Paris Bercy

74€ - 94€

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  8h 11m

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

236€ - 275€

Drive, car ferry  •  10h 7m

  1. Drive from Kirkham to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Dunkirk
  3. Drive from Dunkirk to Paris

160€ - 279€

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The cheapest way to get from Kirkham to Paris is to train and bus which costs £60 - £85 and takes 16h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Kirkham to Paris is to drive and fly which costs £75 - £600 and takes 3h 38m.

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No, there is no direct train from Kirkham to Paris. However, there are services departing from Kirkham & Wesham and arriving at Paris Nord via Preston, Euston Square station and London St Pancras Eurostar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 18m.

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The distance between Kirkham and Paris is 657 km.

The best way to get from Kirkham to Paris without a car is to train which takes 7h 18m and costs £180 - £600.

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It takes approximately 3h 38m to get from Kirkham to Paris, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Leeds Bradford Airport to Paris CDG Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Paris is 1h ahead of Kirkham. It is currently 11:58 AM in Kirkham and 12:58 PM in Paris.

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

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Map of how to get from Kirkham to Paris.
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  • Distance: 656.7 km
  • Duration: 3h 38m

What companies run services between Kirkham, Lancashire, England and Paris, France?

You can take a train from Kirkham to Paris via Preston, London Euston, Euston Square station, King's Cross St. Pancras station, and London St Pancras Eurostar in around 7h 18m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 340€
Flights from Manchester to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 320€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Manchester to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
29€ - 170€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Manchester to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 290€
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
28€ - 300€
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Paris CDG via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
280€ - 360€
Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Preston to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 35€
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
19€ - 24€
Anytime Day 1st Class
23€ - 35€
Train from Kirkham & Wesham to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
18€ - 30€
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
18€ - 23€
Anytime Day 1st Class
22€ - 30€
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Preston to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
20€ - 35€
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
11€ - 16€
Off-Peak Day Single
14€ - 22€
Anytime Day Single
20€ - 35€
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Train from Preston to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
25€ - 40€
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
11€ - 27€
Off-Peak Single
19€ - 28€
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
25€ - 40€
Train from Kirkham & Wesham to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
10€ - 26€
Off-Peak Single
18€ - 26€
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
23€ - 35€
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
153€
Website
Eurotunnel
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 Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
10€ - 14€
Website
National Express
Traveleuro Tours & Travels
Phone
07710115044
Email
info@traveleuro.co.uk
Website
traveleuro.co.uk
Bus from London Victoria to Paris Bercy
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
46€
Schedules at
traveleuro.co.uk
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfds.com
Car ferry from Dover to Dunkirk
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
75€ - 150€
Website
dfds.co.uk
Standard Car - Economy
75€ - 150€
Standard Car - Flexi
130€ - 170€

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Jet2.com, Aer Lingus, KLM and Air France offer flights from Leeds Bradford Airport to Paris CDG Airport.

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