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There are 8 ways to get from Saint-Malo to London by train, car ferry, car, bus, bus and ferry, car train or plane

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Train  •  7h 56m

  1. Take the train from St Malo to Le Mans Tgv
  2. Take the train from Le Mans to Marne La Vallee Chessy Tgv
  3. Take the train from Marne La Vallee Chessy to London St Pancras Eurostar Eil

£197 - £459

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Bus, bus and ferry  •  15h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Saint-Malo to Rennes
  2. Take the bus from Rennes to Lille
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Lille to London

£37 - £47

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Car ferry, drive  •  9h 3m

  1. Take the car ferry from Saint-Malo to St Helier, Jersey
  2. Take the car ferry from Jersey St Helier to Poole
  3. Drive from Poole to London

£74 - £103

Car ferry, bus  •  11h 53m

  1. Take the car ferry from Saint-Malo to St Helier, Jersey
  2. Take the car ferry from Jersey St Helier to Poole
  3. Take the bus from POOLE, Dorset to London Victoria Coach Station

£64 - £88

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  6h 37m

  1. Drive from Saint-Malo to Calais-Fréthun
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to London

£189 - £215

Car ferry to Jersey, fly to London Gatwick, train  •  5h 9m

  1. Take the car ferry from Saint-Malo to St Helier, Jersey
  2. Fly from Jersey (JER) to London Gatwick (LGW) JER - LGW
  3. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria

£82 - £455

Car ferry to Guernsey, fly to London Gatwick, train  •  6h 32m

  1. Take the car ferry from Saint-Malo to St Peter Port, Guernsey
  2. Fly from Guernsey (GCI) to London Gatwick (LGW) GCI - LGW
  3. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria

£83 - £239

Car ferry to Jersey, fly to London Heathrow  •  5h 3m

  1. Take the car ferry from Saint-Malo to St Helier, Jersey
  2. Fly from Jersey (JER) to London Heathrow (LHR) JER - LHR

£77 - £287

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Saint-Malo to London is to bus and bus and ferry which costs 40€ - 55€ and takes 15h 40m.

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The fastest way to get from Saint-Malo to London is to car ferry and fly. Taking this option will cost 85€ - 340€ and takes 5h 3m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Saint-Malo to London. However, there are services departing from Saint-Malo and arriving at London via Rennes and Lille. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 40m.

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No, there is no direct train from Saint-Malo to London. However, there are services departing from St Malo and arriving at London St Pancras Eurostar via Le Mans and Marne La Vallee Chessy. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 56m.

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The distance between Saint-Malo and London is 216 miles.

The best way to get from Saint-Malo to London without a car is to train which takes 7h 56m and costs 230€ - 550€.

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It takes approximately 7h 56m to get from Saint-Malo to London, including transfers.

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Saint-Malo to London bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Saint-Malo station.

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Saint-Malo to London train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from St Malo station.

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The quickest flight from Jersey Airport to London Gatwick Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Map of how to get from Saint-Malo to London.
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  • Distance: 215.8 miles
  • Duration: 7h 56m

What companies run services between Saint-Malo, France and London, England?

You can take a train from Saint-Malo to London King's Cross via Le Mans and Marne La Vallee Chessy in around 7h 56m.

Airlines
Aurigny
Website
aurigny.com
Flights from Guernsey to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
£85 - £180
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Jersey to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£20 - £100
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Jersey to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
£27 - £140
Flights from Jersey to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£29 - £120
Train operators
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from St Malo to Le Mans
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£40 - £50
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
£40 - £50
1st Class
£40 - £50
Train from Le Mans to Marne La Vallee Chessy
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£40 - £50
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
£40 - £50
1st Class
£40 - £50
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Le Mans to Marne-la-Vallée-Chessy TGV
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£55 - £110
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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
Bus operators
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 POOLE, Dorset to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£6 - £9
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 Saint-Malo to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Rennes to Lille
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
£24 - £29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus and ferry from Lille to London
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
£7 - £11
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Ferry operators
Condor Ferries
Phone
01202 207216
Email
contactcentre@condorferries.co.uk
Website
condorferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Saint-Malo to St Helier, Jersey
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£27 - £35
Website
Condor Ferries
Car ferry from Jersey St Helier to Poole
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£30 - £45
Website
Condor Ferries
Car ferry from Saint-Malo to St Peter Port, Guernsey
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
£29 - £40
Website
Condor Ferries

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Saint-Malo to London bus services, operated by Union Ivkoni, arrive at London station.

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London is 1h behind Saint-Malo. It is currently 12:41 AM in Saint-Malo and 11:41 PM in London.

Saint-Malo to London train services, operated by Eurostar, arrive at London St Pancras Eurostar station.

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British Airways and easyJet offer flights from Jersey Airport to London Gatwick Airport.

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