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There are 10 ways to get from Paris to Scotland by train, bus, car, car train, car ferry or plane

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Train  •  7h 33m

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord to London St Pancras Eurostar Eil
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Glasgow Central

£257 - £864

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Bus  •  17h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Gallieni to London 450
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Glasgow National Express

£38 - £51

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Bus via Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine  •  18h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to London - Victoria Coach Station Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine > Paris - Roissy Charles De Gaulle Airport > Coquelles - France > Coquelles - UK > London - Victoria Coach Station / ...
  2. Take the bus from Victoria Coach Station Arrivals to Buchanan Bus Station M11

£44 - £83

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  10h 47m

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

£241 - £294

Drive, car ferry  •  12h 42m

  1. Drive from Paris to Dunkirk
  2. Take the car ferry from Dunkirk to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to Glasgow

£116 - £215

Fly to Edinburgh  •  5h 5m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Edinburgh (EDI) CDG - EDI

£55 - £355

Fly to Aberdeen  •  5h 12m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Aberdeen (ABZ) CDG - ABZ

£91 - £563

Fly to Glasgow  •  5h 39m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Glasgow (GLA) CDG - GLA

£81 - £372

Fly to Newcastle, train  •  6h 29m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Newcastle (NCL) CDG - NCL
  2. Take the train from Newcastle to Edinburgh

£107 - £743

Fly to Inverness  •  8h 10m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Inverness (INV) CDG - INV

£88 - £455

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The cheapest way to get from Paris to Scotland is to bus which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 17h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Scotland is to fly which costs 60€ - 400€ and takes 5h 5m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Paris to Scotland. However, there are services departing from Paris, Gallieni and arriving at Glasgow via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17h 5m.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Scotland. However, there are services departing from Paris Nord and arriving at Glasgow Central via King's Cross St. Pancras station and London Euston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 33m.

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The distance between Paris and Scotland is 614 miles.

The best way to get from Paris to Scotland without a car is to train which takes 7h 33m and costs 280€ - 1000€.

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It takes approximately 7h 33m to get from Paris to Scotland, including transfers.

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Paris to Scotland bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Paris, Gallieni station.

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

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The best way to get from Paris to Scotland is to train which takes 7h 33m and costs 280€ - 1000€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 17h 5m, you could also fly, which costs 60€ - 400€ and takes 5h 5m.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Scotland.
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  • Distance: 613.7 miles
  • Duration: 7h 33m

What companies run services between Paris, France and Scotland?

You can take a train from Paris to Glasgow via London St Pancras Eurostar, King's Cross St. Pancras station, Euston station, and London Euston in around 7h 33m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Paris Gallieni to Glasgow via London Victoria Coach Station in around 17h 5m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Edinburgh via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£85 - £550
Flights from Paris CDG to Aberdeen via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£110 - £1,100
Flights from Paris CDG to Glasgow via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
£95 - £800
Flights from Paris CDG to Newcastle via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£180 - £1,100
Flights from Paris CDG to Inverness via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£150 - £900
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £170
Flights from Paris CDG to Edinburgh via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £180
Flights from Paris CDG to Edinburgh via Bristol
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£40 - £180
Flights from Paris CDG to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£30 - £150
Flights from Paris CDG to Glasgow via Bristol
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£30 - £150
Flights from Paris CDG to Glasgow via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
£30 - £150
Flights from Paris CDG to Glasgow via London Luton
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£30 - £150
Flights from Paris CDG to Inverness via London Luton
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£30 - £150
Flights from Paris CDG to Inverness via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
7h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£30 - £150
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£55 - £400
Flights from Paris CDG to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£70 - £290
Flights from Paris CDG to Glasgow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£100 - £1,200
Flights from Paris CDG to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£170 - £650
Flights from Paris CDG to Inverness via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£160 - £2,100
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Edinburgh via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£95 - £480
Flights from Paris CDG to Aberdeen via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£110 - £1,400
Flights from Paris CDG to Glasgow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£100 - £1,200
Flights from Paris CDG to Newcastle via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£120 - £550
Flights from Paris CDG to Inverness via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£160 - £2,100
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Glasgow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£170 - £700
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
£140 - £1,200
Train operators
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
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£16 - £150
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£16 - £23
Anytime Day Single
£65 - £95
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£100 - £150
TransPennine Express
Bus operators
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris, Gallieni to London
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£24 - £35
Website
Eurolines FR
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 Glasgow
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£14 - £18
Website
National Express
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
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£14 - £18
Website
Blablabus
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfds.com
Car ferry from Dunkirk to Dover
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£5 - £50
Website
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
£20 - £25
Reclining Seat
£24
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
£6
2-bed inside cabin
£35 - £50

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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 Scotland bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Glasgow station.

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Scotland is 1h behind Paris. It is currently 4:28 AM in Paris and 3:28 AM in Scotland.

Paris to Scotland train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, arrive at Glasgow Central station.

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

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There are 162+ hotels available in Scotland. 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 10€.

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