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There are 10 ways to get from London Paddington Station to Samois-sur-Seine by train, bus, car, car train, car ferry, plane or subway

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Train  •  5h 48m

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Paris Nord Eil
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord to Melun D

€123 - €368

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Fly London Heathrow to Paris CDG, train  •  6h 23m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Paris CDG (CDG) LHR - CDG
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord to Melun

€69 - €259

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Bus, train  •  12h

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria to Paris Bercy
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Fontainebleau Avon R / ...

€70 - €88

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  5h 33m

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

€203 - €233

Drive, car ferry  •  6h 39m

  1. Drive from London Paddington Station to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Samois-sur-Seine

€71 - €112

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Paris CDG, train  •  7h 1m

  1. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Paris CDG (CDG) LGW - CDG
  3. Take the train from Paris Nord to Melun

€72 - €252

Fly London City to Paris CDG, train  •  9h 8m

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Paris CDG (CDG) LCY - CDG
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord to Melun

€123 - €421

Subway, train to London Gatwick, fly to Paris Orly, train  •  7h

  1. Take the subway from Paddington station to Victoria station
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport
  3. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Paris Orly (ORY) LGW - ORY
  4. Take the train from Villeneuve Saint-Georges to Melun
  5. Take the train from Melun to Hericy

€81 - €172

Train to Birmingham, fly to Paris CDG, train  •  7h 59m

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Paris CDG (CDG) BHX - CDG
  3. Take the train from Paris Nord to Melun

€131 - €385

Train to London Luton, fly to Paris CDG, train  •  7h 31m

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Paris CDG (CDG) LTN - CDG
  3. Take the train from Paris Nord to Melun

€87 - €269

London Paddington Station to Samois-sur-Seine by subway and train

The journey time between London Paddington Station and Samois-sur-Seine is around 4h 33m and covers a distance of around 520 km. The fastest journey normally takes 4h 19m. Operated by London Underground (Tube), Eurostar and Transilien, the London Paddington Station to Samois-sur-Seine service departs from Paddington and arrives in Hericy. Typically 20 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
4h 33m
Fastest journey time:
4h 19m
Journey distance:
520 km
Services per week:
20
Cheapest price:
€123
Carbon emissions:
27 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:43
Last service departs at:
16:14

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

London Paddington Station to Samois-sur-Seine subway and train schedules

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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
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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
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Samois-sur-Seine is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Samois-sur-Seine is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Samois-sur-Seine is 1 metre.

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

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

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The cheapest way to get from London Paddington Station to Samois-sur-Seine is to bus and train which costs £55 - £75 and takes 12h.

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The quickest way to get from London Paddington Station to Samois-sur-Seine is to drive and Eurotunnel which costs £170 - £200 and takes 5h 33m.

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No, there is no direct train from London Paddington Station to Samois-sur-Seine. However, there are services departing from Paddington and arriving at Hericy via London St Pancras Eurostar, Paris Nord and Melun. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 48m.

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The distance between London Paddington Station and Samois-sur-Seine is 400 km.

The best way to get from London Paddington Station to Samois-sur-Seine without a car is to train which takes 5h 48m and costs £100 - £320.

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It takes approximately 5h 48m to get from London Paddington Station to Samois-sur-Seine, including transfers.

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London Paddington Station to Samois-sur-Seine train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from London St Pancras Eurostar station.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Paris CDG Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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London Paddington Station to Samois-sur-Seine train services, operated by Transilien, arrive at Melun station.

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British Airways and Air France offer flights from London Heathrow Airport to Paris CDG Airport.

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Map of how to get from London Paddington Station to Samois-sur-Seine.
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  • Distance: 399.7 km
  • Duration: 5h 48m

What companies run services between London Paddington Station, England and Samois-sur-Seine, France?

You can take a train from London Paddington Station to Samois-sur-Seine via King's Cross St. Pancras station, London St Pancras Eurostar, Paris Nord, and Melun in around 5h 48m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €240
Flights from London City to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€170 - €6500
Flights from London City to Paris CDG via Manchester
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€230 - €12000
Flights from London City to Paris CDG via Nice
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€200 - €7500
Flights from Birmingham to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€75 - €260
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€35 - €250
Flights from London City to Paris CDG via Belfast City, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€200 - €7500
Flights from London Gatwick to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€60 - €260
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€30 - €140
Flights from London Gatwick to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€60 - €260
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€40 - €160
Flights from London Luton to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €160
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London City to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€170 - €6500
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from London City to Paris CDG via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€95 - €390
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London City to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
€120 - €600
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Birmingham to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€65 - €210
Train operators
Transilien

Transilien is a suburban rail network operated by SNCF that departs from major Paris train stations and connects the Ile de France region. Transilien operates the following lines: RER A, B, C, D, and E; Transilien trains H, J, K, L, N, P, R and U; Tram 4 and 11 Express; and the Noctilien night bus. Tickets and passes can be purchased from ‘Ile-de-France’ ticket machines and desks in train, Metro and RER stations.

Contact Details
Website
transilien.com
Train from Paris Nord to Melun
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
Transilien
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Fontainebleau Avon
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8 - €11
Website
Transilien
Train from Villeneuve Saint-Georges to Melun
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€5 - €7
Website
Transilien
Train from Melun to Hericy
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€3 - €5
Website
Transilien
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 Paris Gare de Lyon to Fontainebleau-Avon
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€22 - €40
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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
€155
Website
Eurotunnel
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Paddington station to Victoria station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
London Midland
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€45 - €55
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
€9 - €13
Anytime Day Single
€45 - €55
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€16 - €20
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
€16 - €20
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€19 - €28
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
€8 - €23
Off-Peak Single
€14 - €21
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
€19 - €28
Bus operators
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

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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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