There are 9 ways to get from Paris to Birmingham by train, bus, car, car ferry, 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.

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Train  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street

$142 - $342

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Fly Paris CDG to Birmingham  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Birmingham (BHX) CDG - BHX

$60 - $272

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Bus, train  •  11 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to London Ouibus
  2. Take the train from London Marylebone to Birmingham Moor Street

$83 - $120

Drive, car ferry  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Dieppe
  2. Take the car ferry from Dieppe to Newhaven Ferry Port
  3. Drive from Newhaven Ferry Port to Birmingham

$75 - $173

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  6 h 25 min

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

$247 - $284

Fly Paris CDG to Manchester, train  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Manchester (MAN) CDG - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Birmingham New Street

$105 - $305

Fly Paris Orly to London City, train  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to London City (LCY) ORY - LCY
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street

$165 - $1,529

Fly Paris CDG to London Heathrow, train  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to London Heathrow (LHR) CDG - LHR
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street

$155 - $406

Fly Paris CDG to Bristol, train  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Bristol (BRS) CDG - BRS
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Birmingham New Street

$131 - $336

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Paris to Birmingham is to bus and train which costs 70€ - 110€ and takes 11 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Birmingham is to fly which costs 50€ - 240€ and takes 4 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Birmingham. However, there are services departing from Paris Nord Eurostar and arriving at Birmingham New Street via London Euston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 16 min.

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The distance between Paris and Birmingham is 502 km.

The best way to get from Paris to Birmingham without a car is to train which takes 4 h 16 min and costs 120€ - 300€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 16 min to get from Paris to Birmingham, including transfers.

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Paris to Birmingham train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from Paris Nord Eurostar station.

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The best way to get from Paris to Birmingham is to train which takes 4 h 16 min and costs 120€ - 300€. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs 50€ - 240€ and takes 4 h 13 min.

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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to Birmingham Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Birmingham is 1 h behind Paris. It is currently 1:42 PM in Paris and 12:42 PM in Birmingham.

Paris to Birmingham train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, arrive at Birmingham New Street station.

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KLM, Brussels Airlines, Air France and Flybe offer flights from Paris CDG Airport to Birmingham Airport.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Birmingham.
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  • Distance: 313.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 16 min

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

You can take a train from Paris to Birmingham via London St. Pancras International and London Euston in around 4 h 16 min. Alternatively, Air France, Flybe and two other airlines fly from Paris to Birmingham every 4 hours.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $400
Flights from Paris CDG to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Flights from Paris CDG to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $400
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester via Exeter
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $380
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Paris Orly to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $39,000
Flights from Paris CDG to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Paris CDG to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $370
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Birmingham via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Birmingham via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,300
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $5,000
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Train operators
Eurostar
Virgin West Coast Trains
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from London Marylebone to Birmingham Moor Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $95
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$168
Website
eurotunnel.com
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$50 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $60
Bus operators
Ouibus
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfdsseaways.co.uk
Car ferry from Dieppe to Newhaven Ferry Port
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $75
Book at
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
$25 - $35
Reclining Seat
$32
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
$15
2-bed inside cabin
$55 - $75

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