COVID-19 Travel restrictions may apply upon entering France. Learn More.

There are 5 ways to get from London Kings Cross Station to Pointe de la Torche by train, plane, ferry, subway or bus

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

Train to Southend, fly to Brest, ferry, travel  •  9h 7m

  1. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
  2. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Brest (BES) SEN - BES
  3. Take the ferry from Brest to Le Fret
  4. Travel from Le Fret to Pointe de la Torche

Cheapest option

Subway to London City, fly to Quimper  •  4h 12m

  1. Take the subway from King's Cross St. Pancras station to Bank station
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Quimper (UIP) LCY - UIP

68€ - 349€

3 alternative options

Train, travel  •  12h 6m

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Marne La Vallee Chessy Eil
  2. Take the train from Marne La Vallee Chessy to Angers St Laud Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Angers St Laud to Savenay Ter / ...
  4. Take the train from Savenay to Rosporden Ter
  5. Travel from Rosporden to Pointe de la Torche

Train, bus, ferry, travel  •  18h 58m

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras Int. to Lille Europe Eil
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Brest
  3. Take the ferry from Brest to Le Fret
  4. Travel from Le Fret to Pointe de la Torche

Bus, ferry, travel  •  24h 43m

  1. Take the bus from London - Victoria Coach Station to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
  2. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Brest - Train station
  3. Take the ferry from Embarcadère de Brest to Embarcadère Ile de Sein
  4. Travel from Embarcadère Ile de Sein to Pointe de la Torche

United Kingdom → France
Restricted

Travel safe during COVID-19

International entry into France from United Kingdom

  • Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom
Show more details
Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of France, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Monaco, Vatican, San Marino, Australia, New Zealand, Rwanda, South Korea, Singapore, Thailand, Japan, Algeria, Bahrain, China, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ecuador, Iraq, Iran, Israel, Lebanon, Morocco, Panama, South Africa, Russia, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, Ukraine, United States and Zimbabwe

Restricted for: United Kingdom

Show less

Conditions of entry into France from United Kingdom

  • Health declaration required
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be asked to self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 7 day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from United Kingdom
Show more details
  • Health declaration required
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be asked to self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 7 day mandatory self-quarantine
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area, Andorra, Australia, Vatican, Japan, Monaco, New Zealand, Rwanda, San Marino, South Korea, Singapore and Thailand
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This applies to arrivals from Algeria, Bahrain, China, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ecuador, Iraq, Iran, Israel, Lebanon, Morocco, Panama, South Africa, Russia, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, Ukraine, United States and Zimbabwe

Show less

Rules to follow in France

1m

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from United Kingdom

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


No, entry into France from United Kingdom is currently restricted.

Explore options for future travel

Domestic travel is restricted

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Nationwide control measures in place

Explore travel options

The national COVID-19 helpline number in Pointe de la Torche is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Pointe de la Torche is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Pointe de la Torche is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 130 000.

Yes, entry into United Kingdom from France is currently restricted.

Explore options for future travel.

Last updated: 11 Jan 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: European Union.

We're working around the clock to bring you the latest COVID-19 travel updates.
This information is compiled from official sources. To the best of our knowledge, it is correct as of the last update.
Visit Rome2rio travel advice for general help.

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Kings Cross Station to Pointe de la Torche is to subway and fly which costs £60 - £310 and takes 4h 12m.

More details

The quickest way to get from London Kings Cross Station to Pointe de la Torche is to subway and fly which costs £60 - £310 and takes 4h 12m.

More details

The distance between London Kings Cross Station and Pointe de la Torche is 511 km.

The best way to get from London Kings Cross Station to Pointe de la Torche without a car is to train and travel which takes 12h 6m and costs .

More details

It takes approximately 9h 7m to get from London Kings Cross Station to Pointe de la Torche, including transfers.

More details

The quickest flight from Southend Airport to Brest Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

Search flights

Ryanair offers flights from Southend Airport to Brest Airport.

Search flights

There are 158+ hotels available in Pointe de la Torche. Prices start at 75€ per night.

More details

Map of how to get from London Kings Cross Station to Pointe de la Torche.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 511.1 km
  • Duration: 9h 7m

What companies run services between London Kings Cross Station, England and Pointe de la Torche, France?

There is no direct connection from London Kings Cross Station to Pointe de la Torche. However, you can take the subway to Liverpool Street station, take the walk to London Liverpool Street, take the train to Southend Airport, take the walk to Southend airport, fly to Brest, take the walk to Aéroport, take the line 20 bus to Porte Gouesnou, take the walk to Porte Gouesnou, take the tram to Château, take the walk to Brest, take the ferry to Le Fret, then take the travel to Pointe de la Torche. Alternatively, you can take the subway to Bank station, take the walk to Bank DLR Station, take the train to London City Airport DLR Station, take the walk to London City airport, fly to Quimper, then take the travel to Pointe de la Torche.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Southend to Brest
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
13€ - 95€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Quimper
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
65€ - 340€
Train operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras station to Bank station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
2€ - 3€
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Eurostar
Rome2rio's guide to Eurostar
Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Marne La Vallee Chessy
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
120€ - 350€
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
310€ - 350€
Standard
120€ - 150€
Standard Premier
170€ - 220€
Train from London St. Pancras Int. to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
85€ - 340€
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
300€ - 340€
Standard
85€ - 110€
Standard Premier
130€ - 170€
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Marne La Vallee Chessy to Angers St Laud
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
60€ - 75€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
60€ - 70€
1st Class
60€ - 75€
Train from Angers St Laud to Savenay
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
30€ - 40€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
35€ - 40€
1st Class
30€ - 36€
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Marne-la-Vallée-Chessy TGV to Angers-St-Laud
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
95€ - 170€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Angers St Laud to Savenay
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
16€ - 40€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
16€ - 24€
Rail 1st Class
25€ - 40€
Train from Savenay to Rosporden
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
24€ - 50€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
24€ - 35€
Rail 1st Class
30€ - 50€
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lille to Brest
Ave. Duration
13h 20m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
40€ - 50€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Brest
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
29€ - 35€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London - Victoria Coach Station to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
15€ - 19€
Website
Blablabus
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Brest - Train station
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
18€ - 23€
Website
Blablabus
Ferry operators
Compagnie Maritime de la Rade
Phone
+33 (0)7 78 37 03 23
Website
lebrestoa.com
Ferry from Brest to Le Fret
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
9€
Website
Compagnie Maritime de la Rade
Compagnie Penn Ar Bed
Phone
+33 2 98 80 80 80
Email
contact@pennarbed.fr
Website
pennarbed.fr
Ferry from Embarcadère de Brest to Embarcadère Ile de Sein
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Once a week
Website
Compagnie Maritime Penn Ar Bed - Département du Finistère

Want to know more about travelling around France

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.