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There are 8 ways to get from Shotts to Paris by train, bus, car, car train, car ferry or plane

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Train  •  8h 57m

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

177€ - 819€

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Train to Edinburgh, fly to Beauvais, bus  •  9h 24m

  1. Take the train from Shotts to Haymarket
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Beauvais (BVA) EDI - BVA
  3. Take the bus from Paris Beauvais Airport to Paris Porte Maillot

51€ - 192€

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Train, bus  •  15h 43m

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

219€ - 621€

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  10h 45m

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

264€ - 315€

Drive, car ferry  •  12h 40m

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

187€ - 319€

Train to Edinburgh, fly to Paris CDG  •  5h 55m

  1. Take the train from Shotts to Haymarket
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Paris CDG (CDG) EDI - CDG

59€ - 585€

Train to Glasgow, fly to Paris CDG  •  5h 49m

  1. Take the train from Shotts to Glasgow Central
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Paris CDG (CDG) GLA - CDG

71€ - 293€

Train to Edinburgh, fly to Paris Orly  •  6h 1m

  1. Take the train from Shotts to Haymarket
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Paris Orly (ORY) EDI - ORY

75€ - 438€

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The cheapest way to get from Shotts to Paris is to train and fly which costs £60 - £380 and takes 6h 1m.

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The quickest way to get from Shotts to Paris is to train and fly which costs £60 - £260 and takes 5h 49m.

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No, there is no direct train from Shotts to Paris. However, there are services departing from Shotts and arriving at Paris Nord via Edinburgh and London St Pancras Eurostar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 57m.

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It is approximately 879 km to get from Shotts to Paris.

The best way to get from Shotts to Paris without a car is to train which takes 8h 57m and costs £150 - £750.

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It takes approximately 8h 57m to get from Shotts to Paris, including transfers.

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Shotts to Paris train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from Shotts station.

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The quickest flight from Edinburgh Airport to Paris CDG Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 50m.

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Paris is 1h ahead of Shotts. It is currently 4:04 PM in Shotts and 5:04 PM in Paris.

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

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Map of how to get from Shotts to Paris.
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  • Distance: 879.3 km
  • Duration: 8h 57m

What companies run services between Shotts, Scotland and Paris, France?

You can take a train from Shotts to Paris via Edinburgh, London Kings Cross, and London St Pancras Eurostar in around 8h 57m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
55€ - 190€
Flights from Glasgow to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 110€
Flights from Glasgow to Paris CDG via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
40€ - 110€
Flights from Glasgow to Paris CDG via London Luton
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 110€
Flights from Edinburgh to Paris Orly via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
75€ - 1000€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Paris CDG via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 310€
Flights from Edinburgh to Paris CDG via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 480€
Flights from Glasgow to Paris CDG via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
100€ - 280€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Beauvais via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
26€ - 150€
Flights from Edinburgh to Beauvais via Poznan
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
45€ - 190€
Flights from Edinburgh to Beauvais via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6h 57m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
130€ - 550€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 410€
Flights from Glasgow to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 190€
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Paris CDG via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 480€
Flights from Glasgow to Paris CDG via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
100€ - 280€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 290€
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
30€ - 270€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
170€ - 380€
Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Shotts to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
7€ - 20€
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
7€ - 11€
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
15€ - 20€
Train from Shotts to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
7€ - 19€
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
7€ - 10€
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
14€ - 19€
Train from Shotts to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
5€ - 15€
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
5€ - 8€
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
11€ - 15€
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
60€ - 450€
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
60€ - 85€
Anytime Day Single
200€ - 280€
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
310€ - 450€
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
Aéroport Paris Beauvais
Phone
0892 68 20 66
Website
aeroportparisbeauvais.com
Bus from Paris Beauvais Airport to Paris Porte Maillot
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
16€
Website
Aéroport Paris Beauvais
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfds.com
Car ferry from Dover to Dunkirk
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
75€ - 150€
Website
dfds.co.uk
Standard Car - Economy
75€ - 150€
Standard Car - Flexi
130€ - 170€

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