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

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Taxi to Leeds Bradford, fly  •  3h 10m

  1. Take a taxi from Richmond to Leeds Bradford
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Paris CDG (CDG) LBA - CDG

€214 - €462

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Bus  •  15h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Sheffield, Meadowhall to London Victoria Coach Station National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from London - Victoria Coach Station to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine London - Victoria Coach Station > Lille > Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine / ...

€35 - €45

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Train to Manchester, fly  •  5h 56m

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Paris CDG (CDG) MAN - CDG

€76 - €312

Train  •  6h 5m

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to London St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Paris Nord Eil

€193 - €479

Train, bus  •  13h 26m

  1. Take the train from Chesterfield to London St Pancras International
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria to Paris Bercy

€125 - €167

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  7h 3m

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

€224 - €257

Drive, car ferry  •  8h 23m

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

€94 - €142

Richmond to Paris by tram and train

The journey time between Richmond and Paris is around 7h 20m and covers a distance of around 718 km. The fastest journey normally takes 5h 10m. Operated by Stagecoach Supertram, East Midlands Railways, Thameslink and others, the Richmond to Paris service departs from Manor Top and arrives in Paris Nord. Typically 14 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
7h 20m
Fastest journey time:
5h 10m
Services per week:
14
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
37 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:13
Last service departs at:
14:06

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Richmond to Paris tram and train schedules

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Richmond to Paris is to bus which costs £29 - £40 and takes 15h 54m.

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The quickest way to get from Richmond to Paris is to taxi and fly which costs £180 - £400 and takes 3h 10m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Richmond to Paris. However, there are services departing from Richmond, Stradbroke Road/Richmond Road and arriving at Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine via Sheffield Centre, Castle Street/CG22, Sheffield, Meadowhall and London - Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 54m.

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No, there is no direct train from Richmond to Paris. However, there are services departing from Manor Top and arriving at Paris Nord via Sheffield and London St Pancras Eurostar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 5m.

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The distance between Richmond and Paris is 565 km.

The best way to get from Richmond to Paris without a car is to train which takes 6h 5m and costs £160 - £420.

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It takes approximately 3h 10m to get from Richmond to Paris, including transfers.

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Richmond to Paris bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Sheffield, Meadowhall station.

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Richmond to Paris train services, operated by East Midlands Railways, depart from Sheffield station.

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The best way to get from Richmond to Paris is to train which takes 6h 5m and costs £160 - £420. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £29 - £40 and takes 15h 54m.

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Map of how to get from Richmond to Paris.
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  • Distance: 565.4 km
  • Duration: 3h 10m

What companies run services between Richmond, Sheffield, England and Paris, France?

You can take a train from Richmond to Paris via Sheffield Stn - Hallam Uni, Sheffield, London St Pancras International, and London St Pancras Eurostar in around 6h 5m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Richmond to Paris Bercy via Sheffield Centre, Commercial Street/CG2, Sheffield Centre, Castle Street/CG22, Sheffield, Meadowhall, London Victoria Coach Station, and London - Victoria Coach Station in around 15h 54m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €350
Flights from Manchester to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €320
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Paris CDG via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€75 - €350
Flights from Manchester to Paris CDG via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€120 - €290
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Manchester to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€29 - €140
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Manchester to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €270
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€28 - €300
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Paris CDG via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€75 - €350
Train operators
TransPennine Express Service
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€20 - €35
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
€11 - €16
Off-Peak Day Single
€15 - €23
Anytime Day Single
€20 - €35
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€25 - €40
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
€11 - €27
Off-Peak Single
€20 - €29
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
€25 - €40
Train from Sheffield to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€85 - €130
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
€40 - €70
Off-Peak Single
€75 - €110
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
€85 - €130
Train from Chesterfield to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€80 - €120
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
€35 - €65
Off-Peak Single
€70 - €110
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
€80 - €120
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Sheffield to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€80 - €100
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
€80 - €100
Train from Chesterfield to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€75 - €95
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
€75 - €95
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€153
Website
Eurotunnel
Bus operators
Traveleuro Tours & Travels
Phone
07710115044
Email
info@traveleuro.co.uk
Website
traveleuro.co.uk
Bus from London Victoria to Paris Bercy
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€46
Schedules at
traveleuro.co.uk
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 Sheffield, Meadowhall to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€9 - €12
Website
National Express
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Sheffield to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€14 - €18
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 London - Victoria Coach Station to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€16 - €20
Website
Blablabus
Ferry operators
Other operators
Taxi from Richmond to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
56 min
Estimated price
€120 - €160
Sheffield City Taxis
Phone
+44 114 239 3939
Website
sheffieldcitytaxis.com
S1 Taxis
Phone
+44 114 255 5111
AJ Taxi & Transportation
Phone
+44 7555 211211
Website
aj-sheffieldtaxi.co.uk
A2B Taxis Sheffield
Phone
+44 114 303 4858
Website
a2bsheffield.com
A1 Sheffield Taxis
Phone
+44 114 288 8888
Website
a1sheffieldtaxis.co.uk
Phoenix Taxis
Phone
+44 1709 919 191
Goldstar Taxis
Phone
+44 1709 838 383
Website
goldstar-taxis.com
Dial A Cab Rotherham
Phone
+44 1709 510 540
Website
dialacabrotherhamltd.co.uk
City Taxis Rotherham
Phone
+44 1709 555 000
Website
citytaxis.com
A1 Taxis Rotherham
Phone
+44 1709 555 555
Website
a1taxis.com

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The quickest flight from Leeds Bradford Airport to Paris CDG Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Richmond to Paris bus services, operated by Blablabus, arrive at Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine station.

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Richmond to Paris train services, operated by Eurostar, arrive at Paris Nord station.

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Jet2.com, Aer Lingus, KLM and Air France offer flights from Leeds Bradford Airport to Paris CDG Airport.

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