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There are 11 ways to get from Paris to Cornwall by train, bus, night bus, car, car ferry, car train or plane

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Train  •  8h 51m

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord to London St Pancras Eurostar Eil
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Par

£195 - £425

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Bus  •  18h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to London - Victoria Coach Station Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine > Lille > London - Victoria Coach Station / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to St Austell National Express

£24 - £30

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Bus, night bus  •  19h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Paris Bercy to London Victoria
  2. Take the night bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Liskeard National Express

£49 - £53

Drive, car ferry  •  10h 50m

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

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  8h 20m

  1. Drive from Paris to Calais-Fréthun
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to Cornwall

£202 - £239

Fly to Newquay  •  9h 49m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Newquay (NQY) CDG - NQY

£75 - £167

Fly to Bristol, train  •  9h 17m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Bristol (BRS) CDG - BRS
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
  3. Take the train from Plymouth to Par

£104 - £549

Fly to London Heathrow, train  •  10h 21m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to London Heathrow (LHR) CDG - LHR
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Par

£142 - £337

Fly to London Gatwick, train  •  11h 7m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to London Gatwick (LGW) CDG - LGW
  2. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
  3. Take the train from Reading to Par

£130 - £327

Fly to Birmingham, train  •  11h 18m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Birmingham (BHX) CDG - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Plymouth
  3. Take the train from Plymouth to Par

£170 - £682

Fly to London Luton, bus, train  •  11h 16m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to London Luton (LTN) CDG - LTN
  2. Take the bus from Old Airport Bus Station to Baker Street Station
  3. Take the train from London Paddington to Par

£144 - £348

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Cornwall is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Cornwall is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Cornwall is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 111.

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The most affordable way to get from Paris to Cornwall is to bus, which costs 28€ - 35€ and takes 18h 9m.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Cornwall is to drive and Eurotunnel which costs 230€ - 280€ and takes 8h 20m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Paris to Cornwall. However, there are services departing from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine and arriving at Rosevean, Bowling Green Turn via London Victoria Coach Station and St Austell, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18h 9m.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Cornwall. However, there are services departing from Paris Nord and arriving at Luxulyan via King's Cross St. Pancras station, London Paddington and Par. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 51m.

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The distance between Paris and Cornwall is 337 miles.

The best way to get from Paris to Cornwall without a car is to train which takes 8h 51m and costs 220€ - 500€.

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It takes approximately 8h 51m to get from Paris to Cornwall, including transfers.

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Paris to Cornwall bus services, operated by Blablabus, depart from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine station.

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

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The best way to get from Paris to Cornwall is to train which takes 8h 51m and costs 220€ - 500€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 28€ - 35€ and takes 18h 9m, you could also fly, which costs 85€ - 200€ and takes 9h 49m.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Cornwall.
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  • Distance: 337.4 miles
  • Duration: 8h 51m

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

You can take a train from Paris to Cornwall via London St Pancras Eurostar, King's Cross St. Pancras station, Paddington, London Paddington, and Par in around 8h 51m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Paris Bercy to Cornwall via London - Victoria Coach Station, London Victoria Coach Station, and St Austell, Bus Station in around 18h 9m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Newquay via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£75 - £260
Flights from Paris CDG to Newquay via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£95 - £280
Flights from Paris CDG to Newquay via Manchester, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£50 - £200
Flights from Paris CDG to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £430
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£30 - £200
Flights from Paris CDG to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £130
Flights from Paris CDG to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £140
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£55 - £200
Flights from Paris CDG to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£70 - £240
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Paris CDG to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£24 - £85
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Birmingham via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£110 - £300
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Newquay via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£95 - £280
Flights from Paris CDG to Newquay via Cork
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£95 - £280
Train operators
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Par
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£90 - £120
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£90 - £120
Anytime Day 1st Class
£150 - £210
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£45 - £60
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£45 - £60
Anytime Day 1st Class
£75 - £110
Train from Plymouth to Par
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£14 - £18
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£14 - £18
Anytime Day 1st Class
£24 - £35
Train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£20 - £25
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£20 - £25
Anytime Day 1st Class
£35 - £50
Train from Reading to Par
Ave. Duration
3h 34m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£75 - £100
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£75 - £100
Anytime Day 1st Class
£130 - £180
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£131
Website
Eurotunnel
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£60 - £180
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£60 - £75
Anytime Day 1st Class
£130 - £180
Train from Plymouth to Par
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£28 - £110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£28 - £34
Anytime Day 1st Class
£75 - £110
Train from Birmingham New Street to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£95 - £260
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£95 - £120
Anytime Day 1st Class
£180 - £260
Bus operators
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 Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to London - Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£14 - £18
Website
Blablabus
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to St Austell
Ave. Duration
6h 48m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£10 - £13
Website
National Express
Night bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Liskeard
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£10 - £14
Website
National Express
Bus from Luton Airport London to London Baker Street Station
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
National Express
Traveleuro Tours & Travels
Phone
07710115044
Email
info@traveleuro.co.uk
Website
traveleuro.co.uk
Bus from Paris Bercy to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£39
Schedules at
traveleuro.co.uk
Green Line
Phone
0344 801 7261
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Old Airport Bus Station to Baker Street Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £13
Website
Green Line
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfds.com
Car ferry from Dieppe to Newhaven Ferry Port
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
dfds.co.uk

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There is no direct flight from Paris CDG Airport to Newquay Airport. The quickest flight takes 8h 45m and has one stopover.

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Paris to Cornwall bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at St Austell station.

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Cornwall is 1h behind Paris. It is currently 4:15 AM in Paris and 3:15 AM in Cornwall.

Paris to Cornwall train services, operated by First Great Western Service, arrive at Par station.

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easyJet, Aer Lingus, Air France and British Airways offer flights from Paris CDG Airport to Newquay Airport.

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There are 756+ hotels available in Cornwall. Prices start at £75 per night.

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris CDG Airport is to train which takes 33 min and costs 5€ - 9€.

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