There are 8 ways to get from Manchester to Paris 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  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar Eurostar

$185 - $408

Cheapest option

Bus  •  13 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to London Victoria Coach Station National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from London to Paris City Center - Bercy Ouibus / ...

$36 - $99

6 alternative options

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Manchester to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Paris

$268 - $314

Drive, car ferry  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Manchester to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Paris

$120 - $183

Fly from Manchester  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Paris CDG (CDG) MAN - CDG

$61 - $229

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Victoria to Leeds
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Paris CDG (CDG) LBA - CDG

$100 - $362

Train to Birmingham, fly  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Paris CDG (CDG) BHX - CDG

$109 - $318

Bus to Liverpool, fly  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Sackville Street to Liverpool Airport
  2. Fly from Liverpool (LPL) to Paris CDG (CDG) LPL - CDG

$78 - $384

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Manchester to Paris is to bus which costs £26 - £75 and takes 13 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manchester to Paris is to fly which costs £45 - £180 and takes 4 h 28 min.

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The distance between Manchester and Paris is 378 miles.

It takes approximately 5 h 6 min to get from Manchester to Paris, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manchester station to Paris. However, there are services departing from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St and arriving at Paris City Center - Bercy via London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 1 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Manchester to Paris. However, there are services departing from Manchester Piccadilly and arriving at Paris Nord Eurostar via London St. Pancras International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 6 min.

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What companies run services between Manchester, England and Paris, France?

You can take a train from Manchester to Paris via London Euston and London St. Pancras International in around 5 h 6 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Manchester to Paris via London Victoria Coach Station and London in around 13 h 1 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $400
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Paris CDG via Southampton
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Birmingham to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Manchester to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $400
Flights from Birmingham to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Manchester to Paris CDG via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Paris CDG via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Birmingham to Paris CDG via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Manchester to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Manchester to Paris CDG via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Liverpool to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to Paris CDG via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Paris CDG via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Manchester to Paris CDG via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$800 - $5,000
Flights from Birmingham to Paris CDG via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,300
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $480
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$65 - $100
Anytime Day Single
$110 - $170
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $90
Eurostar
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
$174
Website
eurotunnel.com
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Victoria to Leeds
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $25
Bus operators
Ouibus
FlixBus
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
$28 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from Manchester Sackville Street to Liverpool Airport
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $12
Schedules at
terravision.eu
Ferry operators

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