There are 13 ways to get from London to Carpentras by train, bus, car, car train, car ferry or plane

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 TGV  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar Eurostar
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Avignon TGV Tgv

$212 - $395

Cheapest option

Bus  •  19 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from London to Lyon - Perrache Bus station Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Avignon City Center Ouibus

$45 - $63

11 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Avignon TGV

$174 - $596

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  10 h 48 min

  1. Drive from London to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Carpentras

$315 - $382

Drive, car ferry  •  11 h 9 min

  1. Drive from London to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Carpentras

$171 - $250

Fly London Heathrow to Marseille, train, line 5 bus  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Marseille (MRS) LHR - MRS
  2. Take the train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Avignon TGV
  3. Take the line 5 bus from Avignon PEM Gare Routière to Carpentras PEM Gare Routière

$126 - $361

Fly London Gatwick to Marseille, train, line 5 bus  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Marseille (MRS) LGW - MRS
  2. Take the train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Avignon TGV
  3. Take the line 5 bus from Avignon PEM Gare Routière to Carpentras PEM Gare Routière

$90 - $309

Fly London Gatwick to Montpellier, train  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Montpellier (MPL) LGW - MPL
  2. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Avignon Centre

$81 - $361

Fly London Stansted to Marseille, train, line 5 bus  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Marseille (MRS) STN - MRS
  2. Take the train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Avignon TGV
  3. Take the line 5 bus from Avignon PEM Gare Routière to Carpentras PEM Gare Routière

$84 - $289

Fly London Heathrow to Lyon, train  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Lyon (LYS) LHR - LYS
  2. Take the train from Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) to Avignon Centre

$134 - $315

Fly London Stansted to Nimes, train, line 5 bus  •  8 h 23 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Nimes (FNI) STN - FNI
  2. Take the train from Nîmes to Avignon Centre
  3. Take the line 5 bus from Avignon PEM Gare Routière to Carpentras PEM Gare Routière

$104 - $387

Fly London City to Geneva, train  •  9 h 36 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Geneva (GVA) LCY - GVA
  2. Take the train from Geneve to Avignon TGV

$160 - $349

Train to London Luton, fly to Nimes, train  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Nimes (FNI) LTN - FNI
  3. Take the train from Nîmes to Avignon Centre

$91 - $355

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Carpentras is to bus which costs £30 - £50 and takes 19 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Carpentras is to fly and train and line 5 bus which costs £95 - £280 and takes 6 h 45 min.

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The distance between London and Carpentras is 572 miles.

It takes approximately 7 h 12 min to get from London to Carpentras, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London to Carpentras. However, there are services departing from London and arriving at Carpentras PEM Gare Routière via Lyon - Perrache Bus station, Porte de l Oulle and Avignon Université. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 58 min.

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What companies run services between London, England and Carpentras, France?

You can take a train from London to Carpentras via Paris Nord Eurostar, La Fayette - Dunkerque, Gare De Lyon - Van Gogh, Paris Gare de Lyon, Avignon TGV, Avignon Centre, and Avignon PEM Gare Routière in around 7 h 12 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London to Carpentras via Lyon - Perrache Bus station, Avignon City Center, Porte de l Oulle, Saint Lazare, and Avignon Université in around 19 h 58 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Flights from London City to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Marseille via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from London Heathrow to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from London Heathrow to Lyon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from London Heathrow to Lyon via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from London City to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Marseille via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from London Heathrow to Lyon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Flights from London Gatwick to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $490
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Marseille
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Flights from London Stansted to Marseille via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Flights from London Stansted to Nimes
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from London Luton to Nimes
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London City to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Flights from London City to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Marseille via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Lyon via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from London City to Geneva via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Marseille via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Train operators
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $240
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$75 - $240
Premier
$180 - $280
Train from London St. Pancras International to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$160 - $600
Premier
$410 - $700
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $140
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$120 - $140
1st Class
$170 - $250
Train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $25
1st Class
$35 - $38
Train from Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) to Avignon Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
Train from Geneve to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$75 - $90
1st Class
$100 - $150
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
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
SNCF
Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $25
1st Class
$22 - $35
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Avignon Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $29
1st Class
$27 - $45
Train from Nîmes to Avignon Centre
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$14 - $21
1st Class
$18 - $28
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$25 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $55
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London to Lyon - Perrache Bus station
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Avignon City Center
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus
Trans Vaucluse
Phone
04 90 16 15 00
Website
vaucluse.fr
Bus from Avignon PEM Gare Routière to Carpentras PEM Gare Routière
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
vaucluse.fr
Ferry operators

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