There are 11 ways to get from Penzance to Paris by train, bus, car, car ferry, car train, night bus 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  •  8 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Penzance to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar Eurostar

$241 - $536

Cheapest option

Bus  •  16 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Penzance to London Victoria Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from London to Paris City Center - Bercy Ouibus

$42 - $56

9 alternative options

Train, bus  •  17 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Penzance to Exeter St Davids
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Clapham Junction
  3. Take the bus from London to Paris, Paris 700

$145 - $259

Drive, car ferry  •  10 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Penzance to Newhaven Ferry Port
  2. Take the car ferry from Newhaven Ferry Port to Dieppe
  3. Drive from Dieppe to Paris

$104 - $213

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  9 h 3 min

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

$281 - $334

Train, night bus to Newquay, fly  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Penzance to Redruth
  2. Take the night bus from Redruth to Newquay
  3. Fly from Newquay (NQY) to Paris CDG (CDG) NQY - CDG

$114 - $427

Train to Exeter, fly  •  8 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Penzance to Exeter St Davids
  2. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to Paris CDG (CDG) EXT - CDG

$156 - $422

Train, train to Bristol, fly  •  9 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Penzance to Plymouth
  2. Take the train from Plymouth to Bristol Temple Meads
  3. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Paris CDG (CDG) BRS - CDG

$186 - $470

Train to London Heathrow, fly  •  9 h 44 min

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

$252 - $584

Train, train to Cardiff, fly  •  10 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Penzance to Plymouth
  2. Take the train from Plymouth to Bristol Temple Meads
  3. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
  4. Fly from Cardiff (CWL) to Paris CDG (CDG) CWL - CDG

$200 - $519

Train, train to Southampton, fly  •  10 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Penzance to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Southampton Airport Parkway
  3. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Paris CDG (CDG) SOU - CDG

$241 - $595

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Penzance to Paris is to bus which costs £30 - £45 and takes 16 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Penzance to Paris is to train and fly which costs £110 - £330 and takes 8 h 23 min.

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The distance between Penzance and Paris is 367 miles.

It takes approximately 8 h 23 min to get from Penzance to Paris, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Penzance to Paris. However, there are services departing from Penzance and arriving at Paris City Center - Bercy via London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 57 min.

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

You can take a train from Penzance to Paris via London Paddington, Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, and London St. Pancras International in around 8 h 23 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Penzance to Paris via London Victoria Coach Station and London in around 16 h 57 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Exeter to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Bristol to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Bristol to Paris CDG via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from London Heathrow to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Flights from Cardiff to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Flights from Cardiff to Paris CDG via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Southampton to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $450
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Newquay to Paris CDG via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Newquay to Paris CDG via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Newquay to Paris CDG via Belfast City, Manchester
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Newquay to Paris CDG via Belfast City, Birmingham
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Exeter to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Exeter to Paris CDG via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Cardiff to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Flights from Southampton to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $450
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Newquay to Paris CDG via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Newquay to Paris CDG via Dublin
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from London Heathrow to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Bristol to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bristol to Paris CDG via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Cardiff to Paris CDG via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Newquay to Paris CDG via Dublin
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Bristol to Paris CDG via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Penzance to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$160 - $300
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$80 - $130
Advanced Single
$85 - $120
Anytime Day Single
$160 - $300
Train from Penzance to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $60
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $130
Train from Penzance to Redruth
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$7 - $12
Advanced Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $16
Train from Penzance to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $40
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $80
Train from Plymouth to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $130
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $20
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $40
Train from Penzance to Reading
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $260
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$70 - $110
Advanced Single
$75 - $110
Anytime Day Single
$140 - $260
Eurostar
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Penzance to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$60 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Penzance to Redruth
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $35
Anytime Single
$28 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$12 - $18
Train from Penzance to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Train from Plymouth to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $30
Train from Reading to Southampton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$22 - $35
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Penzance to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com
Night bus from Redruth to Newquay
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Ouibus
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfdsseaways.co.uk
Car ferry from Newhaven Ferry Port to Dieppe
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $80
Book at
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
$26 - $35
Reclining Seat
$33
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
$15
2-bed inside cabin
$55 - $80

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