There are 9 ways to get from London to Le Havre 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  •  6h 3m

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

146€ - 409€

Cheapest option

Bus via Paris  •  14h 20m

  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 bus from Paris Ibis Clichy Batignolles to Le Havre Paris Ibis Clichy Batignolles > Rouen > Le Havre / ...

29€ - 38€

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Bus  •  12h 55m

  1. Take the bus from London to Paris, Gallieni 450
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Le Havre 732 / ...

40€ - 64€

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  4h 17m

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

189€ - 215€

Drive, car ferry  •  5h 47m

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

66€ - 101€

Fly from London Heathrow, train  •  7h 48m

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

95€ - 298€

Train to London Gatwick, fly, train  •  8h 6m

  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 St Lazare to Le Havre

89€ - 318€

Train to London Luton, fly, train  •  8h 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 St Lazare to Le Havre

95€ - 369€

Fly from London Stansted, train  •  8h 25m

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

102€ - 323€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Le Havre is to bus via Paris which costs £26 - £35 and takes 14h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from London to Le Havre is to drive and Eurotunnel which costs £170 - £200 and takes 4h 17m.

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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 Paris, Paris. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 55m.

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No, there is no direct train from London to Le Havre. However, there are services departing from London St Pancras Eurostar and arriving at Le Havre via Magenta and Paris St Lazare. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 3m.

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The distance between London and Le Havre is 225 km.

The best way to get from London to Le Havre without a car is to train which takes 6h 3m and costs £130 - £370.

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It takes approximately 6h 3m to get from London to Le Havre, including transfers.

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London to Le Havre bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from London station.

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London to Le Havre train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from London St Pancras Eurostar station.

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The best way to get from London to Le Havre is to train which takes 6h 3m and costs £130 - £370. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £35 - £60 and takes 12h 55m.

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Map of how to get from London to Le Havre.
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  • Distance: 224.6 km
  • Duration: 6h 3m

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

You can take a train from London King's Cross to Le Havre via Paris Nord, Magenta, Haussmann St Lazare, and Paris St Lazare in around 6h 3m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Victoria to Le Havre via Paris, Gallieni and Paris, Paris in around 12h 55m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 180€
Flights from London Luton to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 330€
Flights from London Stansted to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
45€ - 320€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 310€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 360€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 170€
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 St Lazare to Le Havre
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
27€ - 60€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
27€ - 40€
Rail 1st Class
35€ - 60€
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
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from London to Paris, Gallieni
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
27€ - 40€
Website
Eurolines FR
Bus from Paris, Gallieni to Le Havre
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
17€ - 25€
Website
Eurolines FR
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 Paris, Paris to Le Havre
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
12€ - 15€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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
Bus from Paris Ibis Clichy Batignolles to Le Havre
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Website
Blablabus
Ferry operators

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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 to Le Havre bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Le Havre station.

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Le Havre is 1h ahead of London. It is currently 11:00 AM in London and 12:00 PM in Le Havre.

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

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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 1418+ hotels available in Le Havre. 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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