There are 12 ways to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Tours by plane, train, subway, bus, car, car ferry or car train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly London Heathrow to Paris CDG, train  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Paris CDG (CDG) LHR - CDG
  2. Take the train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to St-Pierre-des-Corps

$92 - $299

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  11 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from London to Paris - Roissy CDG Airport Londres > Paris Roissy - aéroport CDG > Paris centre - Bercy
  2. Take the bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to Tours Paris centre - Bercy > Tours > La Rochelle > Île de Ré - Rivedoux-Plage

$32 - $47

10 alternative options

Train, Tube to London Stansted, fly to Tours St Symphorien  •  5 h

  1. Take the train from Heathrow Terminals 1-3 to London Paddington
  2. Take the Tube from Lancaster Gate Underground Station to Liverpool Street Underground Station
  3. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Tours St Symphorien (TUF) STN - TUF

$93 - $207

Fly London Gatwick to Paris CDG, train  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Paris CDG (CDG) LGW - CDG
  2. Take the train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to St-Pierre-des-Corps

$118 - $304

Fly London City to Paris Orly, train  •  7 h 6 min

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

$194 - $1,533

Fly London Gatwick to Nantes, train  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Nantes (NTE) LGW - NTE
  2. Take the train from Nantes to Tours

$115 - $306

Bus to London Luton, fly to Paris CDG, train  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London to Luton Airport
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Paris CDG (CDG) LTN - CDG
  3. Take the train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to St-Pierre-des-Corps

$92 - $244

Train, Tube to London Stansted, fly to Poitiers  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Heathrow Terminals 1-3 to London Paddington
  2. Take the Tube from Lancaster Gate Underground Station to Liverpool Street Underground Station
  3. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Poitiers (PIS) STN - PIS
  4. Take the train from Poitiers to St-Pierre-des-Corps

$132 - $315

Train  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar Eurostar
  2. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to St-Pierre-des-Corps Tgv

$139 - $331

Bus FlixBus  •  14 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from London to Paris, Paris 700 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Tours 733 / ...

$48 - $80

Drive, car ferry  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Newhaven Ferry Port
  2. Take the car ferry from Newhaven Ferry Port to Dieppe
  3. Drive from Dieppe to Tours

$78 - $185

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Tours

$269 - $314

What companies run services between London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England and Tours, France?

You can take a train from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Tours via King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, London St. Pancras International, Paris Nord Eurostar, Gare du Nord, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, and Paris Montparnasse in around 5 h 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Tours via Victoria Coach Station Arrivals, London, Paris - Roissy CDG Airport, and Paris City Center - Bercy in around 11 h 27 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Flights from London Gatwick to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Flights from London City to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $39,000
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Flights from London Gatwick to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Flights from London Luton to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Tours St Symphorien
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$21 - $220
Flights from London Stansted to Poitiers
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to St-Pierre-des-Corps
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Montparnasse to Tours
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $95
Train from Poitiers to St-Pierre-des-Corps
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $32
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$26 - $32
1st Class
$46 - $49
Train from Paris Montparnasse to St-Pierre-des-Corps
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $95
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Lancaster Gate Underground Station to Liverpool Street Underground Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Nantes to Tours
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $75
Eurostar
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$184
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London to Paris - Roissy CDG Airport
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to Tours
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Tours
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfdsseaways.co.uk
Car ferry from Newhaven Ferry Port to Dieppe
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $85
Book at
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
$28 - $35
Reclining Seat
$35
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
$16
2-bed inside cabin
$60 - $85

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Tours?

The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Tours is 461 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Tours?

The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Tours is to bus which costs £23 - £35 and takes 11 h 27 min.

What is the fastest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Tours?

The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Tours is to fly and train which takes 3 h 49 min and costs £65 - £220.

Is there a direct bus between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Tours?

No, there is no direct bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Tours. However, there are services departing from Heathrow Central Bus Station and arriving at Tours via London, Paris - Roissy CDG Airport and Paris City Center - Bercy. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 27 min.

How long does it take to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Tours?

It takes approximately 3 h 49 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Tours, including transfers.