There are 7 ways to get from Paris to Kent by train, night 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  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to Ashford(Kent) Int. Est

$75 - $203

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  9 h 37 min

  1. Take the night bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to Canterbury Ouibus

$38 - $48

5 alternative options

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  3 h 42 min

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

$276 - $308

Drive, car ferry  •  4 h 59 min

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

$70 - $102

Fly Paris CDG to London Heathrow, train  •  6 h 14 min

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

$116 - $336

Fly Paris CDG to London Gatwick, train  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to London Gatwick (LGW) CDG - LGW
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Lenham

$82 - $252

Fly Paris Orly to London City, train  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to London City (LCY) ORY - LCY
  2. Take the train from Stratford International to Ashford International
  3. Take the train from Ashford International to Lenham

$132 - $1,468

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Paris to Kent is to night bus which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 9 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Kent is to train which costs 60€ - 180€ and takes 2 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Paris to Kent. However, there are services departing from Paris City Centre - Bercy and arriving at Lenham, Rayners Hill via Canterbury, Bus Station and Ashford, County Square. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 37 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Kent. However, there are services departing from Paris Nord Eurostar and arriving at Lenham via Ashford International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 35 min.

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The distance between Paris and Kent is 288 km.

The best way to get from Paris to Kent without a car is to train which takes 2 h 35 min and costs 60€ - 180€.

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It takes approximately 2 h 35 min to get from Paris to Kent, including transfers.

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Paris to Kent bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from Paris City Centre - Bercy station.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Kent.
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  • Distance: 179.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 35 min

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

Eurostar operates a train from Paris to Kent 3 times a day. Tickets cost $65 - $190 and the journey takes 1 h 54 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Paris CDG to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Flights from Paris CDG to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Flights from Paris Orly to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $39,000
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris CDG to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Paris CDG to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Train operators
Eurostar
Rome2rio's guide to Eurostar
Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Paris Nord Eurostar to Ashford(Kent) Int.
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $190
Premier
$150 - $220
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
$172
Website
eurotunnel.com
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from London Victoria to Lenham
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $40
Train from Stratford International to Ashford International
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $40
Train from Ashford International to Lenham
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $13
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
Night bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to Canterbury
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators

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