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There are 7 ways to get from Paris to West Lothian by train, bus, car, car train, car ferry or plane

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Train  •  7h 48m

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

£153 - £696

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Fly Paris CDG to Edinburgh  •  5h 5m

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

£48 - £238

5 alternative options

Bus, train  •  16h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Paris Bercy to London Victoria
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Haymarket

£194 - £600

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  10h 57m

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

£227 - £279

Drive, car ferry  •  12h 14m

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

£116 - £176

Fly Paris Orly to Edinburgh  •  5h 11m

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Edinburgh (EDI) ORY - EDI

£59 - £301

Fly Paris CDG to Glasgow, train  •  7h 1m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Glasgow (GLA) CDG - GLA
  2. Take the train from Charing Cross (Glasgow) to Uphall

£76 - £245

Paris to West Lothian by train

The train journey time between Paris and West Lothian is around 8h 26m and covers a distance of around 687 miles. The fastest train normally takes 7h 30m. Operated by Eurostar, LNER and First ScotRail Service, the Paris to West Lothian train service departs from Paris Nord and arrives in Uphall. Typically 14 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
8h 26m
Fastest train time:
7h 30m
Trains per week:
14
Cheapest price:
£153
Carbon emissions:
57 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
09:11
Last train departs at:
18:17

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Paris to West Lothian train schedules

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering United Kingdom from France.

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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
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in West Lothian is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in West Lothian is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in West Lothian 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 cheapest way to get from Paris to West Lothian is to fly which costs €65 - €360 and takes 5h 11m.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to West Lothian is to fly which costs €55 - €280 and takes 5h 5m.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to West Lothian. However, there are services departing from Paris Nord and arriving at Uphall via London Kings Cross and Edinburgh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 48m.

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The distance between Paris and West Lothian is 549 miles.

The best way to get from Paris to West Lothian without a car is to train which takes 7h 48m and costs €170 - €850.

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It takes approximately 7h 48m to get from Paris to West Lothian, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Paris to West Lothian is to train which takes 7h 48m and costs €170 - €850. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs €55 - €280 and takes 5h 5m.

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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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West Lothian is 1h behind Paris. It is currently 6:59 PM in Paris and 5:59 PM in West Lothian.

Map of how to get from Paris to West Lothian.
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  • Distance: 549.4 miles
  • Duration: 7h 48m

What companies run services between Paris, France and West Lothian, Scotland?

You can take a train from Paris to West Lothian via London St Pancras Eurostar, London Kings Cross, and Edinburgh in around 7h 48m. Alternatively, easyJet, Air France and two other airlines fly from Paris to West Lothian 5 times a day.

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
Tuesday
Estimated price
£40 - £160
Flights from Paris CDG to Edinburgh via Bristol
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday
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 25m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£60 - £120
Flights from Paris CDG to Glasgow via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
£60 - £120
Flights from Paris CDG to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
£60 - £120
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Edinburgh via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
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
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Edinburgh via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Wednesday
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
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
£95 - £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 Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£50 - £390
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£50 - £75
Anytime Day Single
£170 - £240
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£270 - £390
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 Charing Cross (Glasgow) to Uphall
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£7 - £20
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£7 - £11
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£15 - £20
Bus operators
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
Ferry operators

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Paris to West Lothian train services, operated by LNER, arrive at Edinburgh station.

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

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There are 820+ hotels available in West Lothian. 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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