There are 10 ways to get from London to Saumur 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  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar Eurostar
  2. Take the train from Massy TGV to Saumur Rive Droit Tgv

$136 - $308

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Bus FlixBus, train  •  13 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from London to Paris, Paris 700
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Angers 714
  3. Take the train from Angers St Laud to Saumur Rive Droit Ic / ...

$62 - $99

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Bus Ouibus, train  •  13 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from London to Paris City Centre - Bercy
  2. Take the train from Paris Austerlitz to Tours Ic
  3. Take the train from Tours to Saumur Rive Droit

$72 - $107

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  6 h 42 min

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

$257 - $304

Drive, car ferry  •  7 h 9 min

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

$111 - $170

Fly London Gatwick to Nantes, train  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Nantes (NTE) LGW - NTE
  2. Take the train from Nantes to Saumur Rive Droit

$78 - $248

Fly London Stansted to Tours St Symphorien, train  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Tours St Symphorien (TUF) STN - TUF
  2. Take the train from Tours to Saumur Rive Droit

$75 - $186

Fly London Heathrow to Paris CDG, train  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Paris CDG (CDG) LHR - CDG
  2. Take the train from Aeroport Charles De Gaulle 2 Tgv to Massy Palaiseau
  3. Take the train from Massy TGV to Saumur Rive Droit

$143 - $377

Train to London Luton, fly to Nantes, train  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Nantes (NTE) LTN - NTE
  3. Take the train from Nantes to Saumur Rive Droit

$105 - $335

Fly London Stansted to Poitiers, train  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Poitiers (PIS) STN - PIS
  2. Take the train from Poitiers to St-Pierre-des-Corps
  3. Take the train from St-Pierre-des-Corps to Saumur Rive Droit

$113 - $292

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Saumur is to bus and train which costs £50 - £85 and takes 13 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Saumur is to train which costs £100 - £240 and takes 5 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London to Saumur. However, there are services departing from London St. Pancras International and arriving at Saumur Rive Droit via Paris Nord and Massy TGV. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 16 min.

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The distance between London and Saumur is 295 miles.

The best way to get from London to Saumur without a car is to train which takes 5 h 16 min and costs £100 - £240.

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It takes approximately 5 h 16 min to get from London to Saumur, including transfers.

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London to Saumur train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from London St. Pancras International station.

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The quickest flight from London Gatwick Airport to Nantes Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Saumur is 1 h ahead of London. It is currently 1:04 AM in London and 2:04 AM in Saumur.

London to Saumur train services, operated by TGV, arrive at Saumur Rive Droit station.

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Map of how to get from London to Saumur.
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  • Distance: 294.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 16 min

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

You can take a train from London to Saumur via Paris Nord Eurostar, Paris Nord, Massy Palaiseau, and Massy TGV in around 5 h 16 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
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 Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Flights from London Luton to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Tours St Symphorien
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$21 - $220
Flights from London Stansted to Poitiers
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Train operators
Eurostar
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Massy TGV to Saumur Rive Droit
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $65
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$55 - $65
1st Class
$80 - $110
Train from Angers St Laud to Saumur Rive Droit
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$14 - $19
1st Class
$25 - $35
Train from Nantes to Saumur Rive Droit
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $40
1st Class
$50 - $60
Train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Massy TGV
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Poitiers to St-Pierre-des-Corps
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $31
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $31
1st Class
$44 - $47
Train from St-Pierre-des-Corps to Saumur Rive Droit
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $23
1st Class
$33 - $36
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 Austerlitz to Tours
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $80
Train from Tours to Saumur Rive Droit
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $24
1st Class
$21 - $35
Train from Angers St Laud to Saumur Rive Droit
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$14 - $20
1st Class
$17 - $27
Train from Nantes to Saumur Rive Droit
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $55
Train from St-Pierre-des-Corps to Saumur Rive Droit
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $24
1st Class
$21 - $35
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
$173
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
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
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 Paris City Centre - Bercy
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Angers
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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