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There are 11 ways to get from London Paddington Station to Hard by plane, train, bus and ferry, bus, car, car train or car ferry

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Fly London Heathrow to Zurich, train  •  6h 17m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Zurich (ZRH) LHR - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to St. Margrethen

€91 - €344

Cheapest option

Bus and ferry, bus  •  23h 26m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from London to Stuttgart Airport
  2. Take the bus from Stuttgart Airport Busterminal to Bregenz bus station N77

€44 - €68

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Fly London City to Zurich, train  •  6h 47m

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Zurich (ZRH) LCY - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to St. Margrethen

€100 - €826

Fly London Heathrow to Stuttgart, train  •  9h 10m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Stuttgart (STR) LHR - STR
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Lindau Hbf

€94 - €368

Fly London Heathrow to Munich, train  •  8h 26m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Munich (MUC) LHR - MUC
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 to Bregenz

€89 - €307

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Zurich, train  •  7h 4m

  1. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Zurich (ZRH) LGW - ZRH
  3. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to St. Margrethen

€94 - €236

Train  •  11h 26m

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Paris Nord Eil
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Zürich HB Tgv
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to St. Margrethen Ec

€305 - €713

Train via Cologne  •  14h 27m

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Eil
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Koeln Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Bregenz Ic

€243 - €623

Bus, train  •  24h 8m

  1. Take the bus from London, Victoria Green Line Station to Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon
  2. Take the bus from Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon to Winterthur 473
  3. Take the train from Winterthur to Bregenz Ec

€74 - €121

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  10h 42m

  1. Drive from London Paddington Station to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Hard

€262 - €322

Drive, car ferry  •  11h 49m

  1. Drive from London Paddington Station to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Hard

€131 - €201

London Paddington Station to Hard by subway and train

The journey time between London Paddington Station and Hard is around 18h 48m and covers a distance of around 1189 km. The fastest journey normally takes 18h 48m. Operated by London Underground (Tube), Eurostar, Transilien and others, the London Paddington Station to Hard service departs from Paddington and arrives in Hard-Fussach. Typically only one service runs weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
18h 48m
Fastest journey time:
18h 48m
Journey distance:
1189 km
Services per week:
1
Cheapest price:
€305
Carbon emissions:
62 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
12:14
Last service departs at:
12:14

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

London Paddington Station to Hard subway and train schedules

United Kingdom → Austria
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International entry into Austria from United Kingdom

  • Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom
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Allowed for: All visitors

Restricted for: Botswana, Brazil, Eswatini, India, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Russia, South Africa, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Zambia and Zimbabwe

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Conditions of entry into Austria from United Kingdom

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
This applies to arrivals from United Kingdom
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macau, Malta, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, Netherlands, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, United States, Vatican and Vietnam
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Botswana, Brazil, Eswatini, India, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Russia, South Africa, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Zambia and Zimbabwe
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macau, Malta, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, Netherlands, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, United States, Vatican and Vietnam
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Botswana, Brazil, Eswatini, India, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Russia, South Africa, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Zambia and Zimbabwe
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Eswatini, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, India, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Latvia, Lesotho, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macau, Malawi, Malta, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Russia, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay, Vatican, Vietnam, Zambia and Zimbabwe

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Rules to follow in Austria

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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 Austria from United Kingdom is currently restricted.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Hard is 800 555 621.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Hard is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Hard is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 555 621.

No, but conditions apply when returning to United Kingdom from Austria.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 1 Aug 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: European Union.

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The cost-effective way to get from London Paddington Station to Hard is to bus and ferry and bus, which costs £35 - £60 and takes 23h 26m.

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The quickest way to get from London Paddington Station to Hard is to fly and train which costs £75 - £300 and takes 6h 17m.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Paddington Station station to Hard. However, there are services departing from Paddington Station Eastbourne Terrace and arriving at Hard Brückenwaage via London, Stuttgart Airport Busterminal and Bregenz Bahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23h 26m.

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No, there is no direct train from London Paddington Station to Hard. However, there are services departing from Paddington and arriving at Hard-Fussach via London St Pancras Eurostar, Paris Nord, Paris Gare de Lyon, Zürich HB and St. Margrethen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 26m.

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The distance between London Paddington Station and Hard is 841 km.

The best way to get from London Paddington Station to Hard without a car is to train which takes 11h 26m and costs £260 - £650.

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It takes approximately 6h 17m to get from London Paddington Station to Hard, including transfers.

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London Paddington Station to Hard bus services, operated by Union Ivkoni, depart from London station.

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London Paddington Station to Hard train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from London St Pancras Eurostar station.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Zurich Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 40m.

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Map of how to get from London Paddington Station to Hard.
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  • Distance: 840.6 km
  • Duration: 6h 17m

What companies run services between London Paddington Station, England and Hard, Austria?

You can take a train from London Paddington Station to Hard via King's Cross St. Pancras station, London St Pancras Eurostar, Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Gare de Lyon, Zürich HB, and St. Margrethen in around 11h 26m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €650
Flights from London Heathrow to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €650
Flights from London Heathrow to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€150 - €300
Flights from London Heathrow to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €390
Flights from London Heathrow to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €390
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Zurich via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €350
Flights from London City to Zurich via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €750
Flights from London Heathrow to Stuttgart via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €360
Flights from London Heathrow to Munich via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €500
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €430
Flights from London City to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €290
Flights from London Heathrow to Stuttgart via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€150 - €260
Flights from London Heathrow to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€150 - €490
Flights from London Heathrow to Munich via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€150 - €490
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€55 - €250
Flights from London City to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€55 - €1200
Flights from London Heathrow to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€90 - €170
Flights from London Heathrow to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€60 - €420
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Zurich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€140 - €900
Flights from London Heathrow to Munich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€170 - €700
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Zurich via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€85 - €430
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€85 - €320
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€45 - €180
Train operators
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 Zürich Flughafen to St. Margrethen
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€30 - €65
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€160 - €300
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zürich HB to St. Margrethen
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€29 - €55
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Winterthur to Bregenz
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€30 - €60
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Lindau Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Lindau Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€55 - €80
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Koeln Hbf to Bregenz
Ave. Duration
6h 53m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€100 - €140
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 to Bregenz
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€23 - €35
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Bregenz
Ave. Duration
3h 11m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€110 - €350
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
€310 - €350
Standard
€110 - €140
Standard Premier
€160 - €210
Train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€100 - €350
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
€300 - €350
Standard
€100 - €130
Standard Premier
€150 - €190
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€65 - €130
Website
Thalys
Standard
€65 - €90
Comfort
€75 - €100
Premium
€90 - €130
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€154
Website
Eurotunnel
Bus operators
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus and ferry from London to Stuttgart Airport
Ave. Duration
17h 3m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€30 - €50
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
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 Stuttgart Airport Busterminal to Bregenz bus station
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€12 - €16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon to Winterthur
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€26 - €35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from London, Victoria Green Line Station to Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€16 - €24
Website
RegioJet
Ferry operators

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London Paddington Station to Hard bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Bregenz bus station.

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London Paddington Station to Hard train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at St. Margrethen station.

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British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Air France and three other airlines offer flights from London Heathrow Airport to Zurich Airport.

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There are 136+ hotels available in Hard. Prices start at €87 per night.

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The best way to get from London Paddington Station to London Heathrow Airport is to train which takes 15 min and costs £4 - £35.

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