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There are 5 ways to get from Paris to Channel Islands by train, bus, ferry, 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, travel  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Gare de Paris-St-Lazare to Gare de Cherbourg Cherbourg - Paris-St-Lazare / ...
  2. Travel from Gare de Cherbourg to Channel Islands

Cheapest option

Train, ferry  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse Vaugirard to Granville Ic / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Granville to St Helier, Jersey

$69 - $115

3 alternative options

Bus, train, travel  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris Ibis Clichy Batignolles to Caen
  2. Take the train from Caen to Valognes Ic
  3. Travel from Barneville-Carteret to Channel Islands

Train, car ferry, ferry  •  9 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to St Malo Tgv
  2. Take the car ferry from Saint-Malo to St Peter Port, Guernsey
  3. Take the ferry from Guernsey to Sark

$136 - $161

Fly  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Jersey (JER) CDG - JER

$87 - $392

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The cheapest way to get from Paris to Channel Islands is to train and ferry which costs 60€ - 100€ and takes 7 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Channel Islands is to fly which costs 75€ - 340€ and takes 6 h 38 min.

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The distance between Paris and Channel Islands is 347 km.

The best way to get from Paris to Channel Islands without a car is to train and travel which takes 4 h 26 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 26 min to get from Paris to Channel Islands, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Paris CDG Airport to Jersey Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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Channel Islands is 1 h behind Paris. It is currently 9:12 AM in Paris and 8:12 AM in Channel Islands.

Lufthansa, Vueling Airlines, British Airways and two other airlines offer flights from Paris CDG Airport to Jersey Airport.

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There are 89+ hotels available in Channel Islands. Prices start at $70 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris CDG Airport is to train which takes 40 min and costs 10€.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Channel Islands.
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  • Distance: 217.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 26 min

What companies run services between Paris, France and Channel Islands, Guernsey?

easyJet, Flybe and seven other airlines fly from Paris to Channel Islands every 4 hours.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Jersey via Southampton
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Paris CDG to Jersey via Cardiff
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Paris CDG to Jersey via Exeter
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Paris CDG to Jersey via Manchester, Southampton
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Paris CDG to Jersey via Southampton, Guernsey
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Jersey via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Jersey via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $900
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Jersey via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Train operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Gare de Paris-St-Lazare to Gare de Cherbourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $75
1st Class
$75 - $120
Train from Caen to Valognes
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$28 - $45
Train from Paris Montparnasse Vaugirard to Granville
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $70
1st Class
$65 - $110
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Montparnasse to St Malo
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $100
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$85 - $100
1st Class
$120 - $170
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 Paris Ibis Clichy Batignolles to Caen
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators
Manche Iles Express
Phone
0 825 131 050
Website
manche-iles-express.com
Ferry from Granville to St Helier, Jersey
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Schedules at
manche-iles-express.com
Condor Ferries
Phone
01202 207216
Email
contactcentre@condorferries.co.uk
Website
condorferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Saint-Malo to St Peter Port, Guernsey
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
condorferries.co.uk
Travel Trident
Sark Shipping
Phone
+44 (0)­ 1481 724059
Email
info@sarkshipping.gg
Website
sarkshipping.gg
Ferry from Guernsey to Sark
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $16
Schedules at
sarkshipping.gg

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