There are 11 ways to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Tours by plane, train, 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

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Bus  •  11 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from London to Paris City Center - Bercy Ouibus / ...
  2. Take the bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to Tours Ouibus / ...

$30 - $79

9 alternative options

Fly London Heathrow to Nantes, train  •  4 h 30 min

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

$106 - $565

Bus to London Stansted, fly to Tours St Symphorien  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to London Stansted Airport
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Tours St Symphorien (TUF) STN - TUF

$53 - $159

Fly London Gatwick to Paris CDG, train  •  7 h 2 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

$115 - $301

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

$185 - $1,523

Fly London Gatwick to Nantes, train  •  7 h 39 min

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

$112 - $303

Bus to London Stansted, fly to Poitiers, train  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to London Stansted Airport
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Poitiers (PIS) STN - PIS
  3. Take the train from Poitiers to St-Pierre-des-Corps

$92 - $266

Train  •  5 h 55 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

$129 - $305

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

$77 - $180

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

$257 - $302

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Tours is to bus which costs £22 - £60 and takes 11 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Tours is to fly and train which costs £65 - £230 and takes 3 h 49 min.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Tours is 288 miles.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Tours. However, there are services departing from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 and arriving at Tours via London and Paris City Center - Bercy. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 52 min.

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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 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Tours via London Victoria Coach Station, London, and Paris City Center - Bercy in around 11 h 52 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 Heathrow to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $350
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
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
Flights from London Heathrow to Nantes via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $900
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 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $290
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
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
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
5 times a day
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
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $95
Train from Poitiers to St-Pierre-des-Corps
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $30
1st Class
$44 - $46
Train from Paris Montparnasse to St-Pierre-des-Corps
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
SNCF
Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
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 - $70
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
$172
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
National Express
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London to Paris City Center - Bercy
Ave. Duration
8 h
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
$8 - $13
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
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
$28 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Tours
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $23
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
$15 - $80
Book at
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
$26 - $35
Reclining Seat
$33
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
$16
2-bed inside cabin
$55 - $80

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