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There are 8 ways to get from Paris to Gifford by train, bus, night bus, car, car train, car ferry or plane

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Train  •  9h 30m

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord to London St Pancras Eurostar Eil
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Dunbar

£147 - £661

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Bus  •  20h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to London - Victoria Coach Station BlaBlaCar Bus
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Edinburgh National Express / ...

£30 - £60

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Bus, night bus  •  20h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to London - Victoria Coach Station BlaBlaCar Bus
  2. Take the night bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station M20

£37 - £60

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  10h 35m

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

£222 - £269

Drive, car ferry  •  11h 52m

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

£111 - £166

Fly Paris CDG to Edinburgh, bus  •  7h 12m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Edinburgh (EDI) CDG - EDI
  2. Take the bus from West End, Shandwick Place to Haddington, Market Street

£49 - £237

Fly Paris Orly to Edinburgh, bus  •  7h 8m

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Edinburgh (EDI) ORY - EDI
  2. Take the bus from West End, Shandwick Place to Haddington, Market Street

£60 - £300

Fly Paris CDG to Glasgow, train, bus  •  8h 57m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Glasgow (GLA) CDG - GLA
  2. Take the train from Paisley Gilmour Street to Glasgow Central
  3. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
  4. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Haddington, Market Street

£84 - £277

Paris to Gifford by train and bus

The journey time between Paris and Gifford is around 19h 7m and covers a distance of around 663 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 14h 46m. Operated by Eurostar, LNER, East Coast Buses and others, the Paris to Gifford service departs from Paris Nord and arrives in Gifford, Goblin Ha'. Typically five services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
19h 7m
Fastest journey time:
14h 46m
Services per week:
5
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
57 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
09:11
Last service departs at:
17:12

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Paris to Gifford train and bus schedules

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Conditions of entry into United Kingdom from France

  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
This applies to arrivals from France
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  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Australia, Brunei, Falkland Islands, Faroe Islands, Gibraltar, Guernsey, Iceland, Ireland, Isle of Man, Israel, Jersey, New Zealand, Saint Helena, Singapore and South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Ireland, Jersey, Guernsey and Isle of Man
  • Before departure, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include a COVID-19 test to be taken on day 2
This applies to arrivals from Australia, Brunei, Falkland Islands, Faroe Islands, Gibraltar, Iceland, Israel, New Zealand, Saint Helena, Singapore and South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands
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Rules to follow in United Kingdom

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Gifford is 111.

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

The social distance requirement in Gifford is 2 metres.

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

No, but conditions apply when returning to France from United Kingdom.

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Last updated: 22 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Paris to Gifford is to bus which costs €35 - €70 and takes 20h 43m.

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The fastest way to get from Paris to Gifford is to fly and bus. Taking this option will cost €70 - €350 and takes 7h 8m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Paris to Gifford. However, there are services departing from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine and arriving at Gifford, Goblin Ha' via London Victoria Coach Station, Edinburgh, Princes Street and Haddington, Market Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20h 43m.

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The distance between Paris and Gifford is 535 miles.

The best way to get from Paris to Gifford without a car is to train which takes 9h 30m and costs €170 - €800.

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It takes approximately 9h 30m to get from Paris to Gifford, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Paris to Gifford is to train which takes 9h 30m and costs €170 - €800. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €35 - €70 and takes 20h 43m.

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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to Edinburgh Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 45m.

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Paris to Gifford bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Edinburgh station.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Gifford.
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  • Distance: 535 miles
  • Duration: 9h 30m

What companies run services between Paris, France and Gifford, Scotland?

You can take a train from Paris to Gifford via London St Pancras Eurostar, London Kings Cross, Dunbar, Dunbar, Parish Church, Haddington, High Street, and Haddington, Market Street in around 9h 30m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Paris Bercy to Gifford via London - Victoria Coach Station, London Victoria Coach Station, Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Princes Street, and Haddington, Market Street in around 20h 43m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£40 - £160
Flights from Paris CDG to Edinburgh via London Luton
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
£40 - £160
Flights from Paris Orly to Edinburgh via Bristol
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday
Estimated price
£75 - £170
Flights from Paris CDG to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£60 - £120
Flights from Paris CDG to Glasgow via Bristol
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£60 - £120
Flights from Paris CDG to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£60 - £120
Flights from Paris CDG to Glasgow via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
£60 - £120
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Edinburgh via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
£95 - £210
Flights from Paris CDG to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£90 - £270
Flights from Paris CDG to Glasgow via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£95 - £210
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Edinburgh via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
£80 - £250
Flights from Paris CDG to Glasgow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
£80 - £210
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£55 - £230
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£30 - £290
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£90 - £270
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Glasgow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
£140 - £290
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Dunbar
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£45 - £360
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£45 - £70
Anytime Day Single
£160 - £230
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£250 - £360
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
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Paisley Gilmour Street to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £5
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£2 - £4
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£3 - £5
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £30
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £15
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£23 - £30
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
8h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£13 - £17
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 Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£14 - £18
Website
National Express
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£21 - £40
Website
Megabus UK
Night bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£21 - £40
Website
Megabus UK
East Coast Buses
Email
hello@eastcoastbuses.co.uk
Website
eastcoastbuses.co.uk
Bus from West End, Shandwick Place to Haddington, Market Street
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £4
Website
East Coast Buses
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Haddington, Market Street
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £4
Website
East Coast Buses
Ferry operators

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Gifford is 1h behind Paris. It is currently 5:53 AM in Paris and 4:53 AM in Gifford.

Air France, KLM, easyJet and British Airways offer flights from Paris CDG Airport to Edinburgh Airport.

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There are 102+ hotels available in Gifford. 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 38 min and costs €5 - €9.

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