There are 6 ways to get from Paris to Margate by train, 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.

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Train  •  3 h 4 min

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

$86 - $219

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Bus  •  8 h 54 min

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

$24 - $30

4 alternative options

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  3 h 53 min

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

$297 - $339

Drive, carferry  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Calais
  2. Take the carferry from Calais to Dover

$68 - $99

Fly Paris Orly to London City, train  •  5 h 21 min

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

$138 - $1,475

Fly Paris CDG to London Heathrow, train  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to London Heathrow (LHR) CDG - LHR
  2. Take the train from St Pancras International to Margate

$107 - $325

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Paris to Margate. However, there are services departing from Paris Centre - Bercy and arriving at Margate, Cecil Street Council Offices via Canterbury, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 54 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Margate. However, there are services departing from Paris Nord Eurostar and arriving at Margate via Ashford International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 4 min.

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The distance between Paris and Margate is 289 km.

The best way to get from Paris to Margate without a car is to train which takes 3 h 4 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 4 min to get from Paris to Margate, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Paris to Margate is to train which takes 3 h 4 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 54 min.

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The quickest flight from Paris Orly Airport to London City Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Paris to Margate bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Canterbury station.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Margate.
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  • Distance: 180.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 4 min

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

You can take a train from Paris to Margate via Ashford(Kent) Int. and Ashford International in around 3 h 4 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Paris to Margate 4 times a week. Tickets cost $16 - $24 and the journey takes 7 h 55 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Paris Orly to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 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
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
Train operators
Eurostar
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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 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$150 - $230
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Ashford International to Margate
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $28
Train from Stratford International to Margate
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Train from St Pancras International to Margate
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
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
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
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 Centre - Bercy to Canterbury
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators

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Margate is 1 h behind Paris. It is currently 12:29 AM in Paris and 11:29 PM in Margate.

Paris to Margate train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Margate station.

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British Airways offers flights from Paris Orly Airport to London City Airport.

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There are 426+ hotels available in Margate. Prices start at $85 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris Orly Airport is to bus which takes 15 min and costs .

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