There are 10 ways to get from London to Le Havre by train, bus, car ferry, car, car train 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  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar Eurostar
  2. Take the train from Paris St Lazare to Le Havre Ic

$115 - $295

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from London to Rouen City Center Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Rouen City Center to Le Havre Ouibus

$19 - $28

8 alternative options

Train, car ferry  •  11 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from London Waterloo to Portsmouth & Southsea
  2. Take the car ferry from Portsmouth to Le Havre LD Lines

$46 - $137

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  4 h 20 min

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

$220 - $247

Drive, car ferry  •  4 h 47 min

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

$76 - $115

Fly London Heathrow to Paris CDG, train  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Paris CDG (CDG) LHR - CDG
  2. Take the train from Paris St Lazare to Le Havre

$126 - $348

Fly London City to Paris Orly, train  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Paris Orly (ORY) LCY - ORY
  2. Take the train from Paris St Lazare to Le Havre

$148 - $1,484

Fly London Gatwick to Paris CDG, train  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Paris CDG (CDG) LGW - CDG
  2. Take the train from Paris St Lazare to Le Havre

$95 - $266

Train to Southend, fly to Caen, bus  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
  2. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Caen (CFR) SEN - CFR
  3. Take the bus from Caen to Le Havre

$59 - $689

Train to London Luton, fly to Paris CDG, train  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Paris CDG (CDG) LTN - CDG
  3. Take the train from Paris St Lazare to Le Havre

$106 - $264

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Le Havre is to bus which costs £14 - £22 and takes 9 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Le Havre is to drive and Eurotunnel which costs £170 - £190 and takes 4 h 20 min.

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The distance between London and Le Havre is 140 miles.

It takes approximately 5 h 20 min to get from London to Le Havre, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London to Le Havre. However, there are services departing from London and arriving at Le Havre via Rouen City Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 17 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London to Le Havre. However, there are services departing from London St. Pancras International and arriving at Le Havre via Magenta and Paris St Lazare. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 20 min.

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What companies run services between London, England and Le Havre, France?

You can take a train from London to Le Havre via Paris Nord Eurostar, Magenta, Haussmann St Lazare, and Paris St Lazare in around 5 h 20 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London to Le Havre via Rouen City Center in around 9 h 17 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Flights from London City to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $39,000
Flights from London Gatwick to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Flights from London Luton to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southend to Caen
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $320
Train operators
Eurostar
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. 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 Paris St Lazare to Le Havre
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $80
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
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

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 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 to Rouen City Center
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Rouen City Center to Le Havre
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Busverts
Website
busverts.fr
Bus from Caen to Le Havre
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $11
Schedules at
busverts.fr
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfdsseaways.co.uk
Car ferry from Portsmouth to Le Havre
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $90
Book at
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
$26 - $35
Reclining Seat
$34
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
$22
2-bed inside cabin
$65 - $90
Brittany Ferries
Phone
0330 159 7000
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.com
Website
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Portsmouth to Le Havre
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $100
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Book at
directferries.co.uk
Adult
$30 - $45
Car
$70 - $100

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