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There are 9 ways to get from London to Gien 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.

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Train  •  4h 51m

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Paris Nord Eil
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Gien Ter

138€ - 394€

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Bus, train  •  11h 58m

  1. Take the bus from London - Victoria Coach Station to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine London - Victoria Coach Station > Coquelles - UK > Coquelles - France > Lille > Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine / ...
  2. Take the train from Paris Bercy to Gien Ter

35€ - 65€

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Drive, Eurotunnel  •  5h 58m

  1. Drive from London to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Gien

209€ - 240€

Drive, car ferry  •  7h 17m

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

86€ - 131€

Fly from London Heathrow, train  •  6h 44m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Paris CDG (CDG) LHR - CDG
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Gien

81€ - 352€

Train to London Gatwick, fly, train  •  7h 2m

  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 Gare De Lyon to Gien

90€ - 422€

Train to London Luton, fly, train  •  7h 29m

  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 Gare De Lyon to Gien

86€ - 463€

Fly from London Stansted, train  •  7h 21m

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Paris CDG (CDG) STN - CDG
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Gien

98€ - 427€

Train to Southend, fly, train  •  7h 26m

  1. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
  2. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Paris CDG (CDG) SEN - CDG
  3. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Gien

72€ - 185€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Gien is to bus and train which costs £30 - £60 and takes 11h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from London to Gien is to train which costs £120 - £360 and takes 4h 51m.

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No, there is no direct train from London to Gien. However, there are services departing from London St Pancras Eurostar and arriving at Gien via Paris Nord and Paris Gare De Lyon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 51m.

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The distance between London and Gien is 468 km.

The best way to get from London to Gien without a car is to train which takes 4h 51m and costs £120 - £360.

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It takes approximately 4h 51m to get from London to Gien, including transfers.

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London to Gien 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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Gien is 1h ahead of London. It is currently 12:36 PM in London and 1:36 PM in Gien.

London to Gien train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Gien station.

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Map of how to get from London to Gien.
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  • Distance: 468.3 km
  • Duration: 4h 51m

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

You can take a train from London King's Cross to Gien via Paris Nord and Paris Gare De Lyon in around 4h 51m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 650€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 140€
Flights from London Luton to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 85€
Flights from London Stansted to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 400€
Flights from Southend to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
23€ - 100€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 370€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 190€
Train operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Gien
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
19€ - 45€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
19€ - 28€
Rail 1st Class
29€ - 45€
Train from Paris Bercy to Gien
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
19€ - 45€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
19€ - 28€
Rail 1st Class
28€ - 45€
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
146€
Website
Eurotunnel
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
15€ - 19€
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
15€ - 19€
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
12€ - 18€
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
5€ - 9€
Off-Peak Single
11€ - 19€
Anytime Day Single
12€ - 18€
Anytime Single
16€ - 24€
Bus operators
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
9h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
16€ - 20€
Website
Blablabus
Ferry operators

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

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There are 90+ hotels available in Gien. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from London to London Heathrow Airport is to train which takes 15 min and costs £5 - £35.

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