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There are 13 ways to get from St Albans to Chablis by train, bus, bus and ferry, car, car train, car ferry or plane

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Train  •  8h 28m

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Paris Nord Eil
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Tonnerre Ter

€180 - €469

Cheapest option

Bus and ferry, bus  •  14h 55m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from London to Lille
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Auxerre BlaBlaCar Bus

€34 - €50

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Train via Lagny-sur-Marne  •  9h 25m

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Marne La Vallee Chessy Eil
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Auxerre-Saint-Gervais Ter

€189 - €465

Bus, train  •  14h 21m

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria to Paris Bercy
  2. Take the train from Paris Bercy to Auxerre St Gervais Ter

€83 - €111

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  6h 33m

  1. Drive from St Albans to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Chablis

€220 - €257

Drive, car ferry  •  7h 50m

  1. Drive from St Albans to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Chablis

€89 - €131

Fly London Luton to Paris CDG, train  •  9h 4m

  1. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Paris CDG (CDG) LTN - CDG
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Tonnerre

€129 - €375

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Paris CDG, train, bus  •  9h 29m

  1. Take the train from St Albans City to West Hampstead Thameslink
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Paris CDG (CDG) LHR - CDG
  3. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Tonnerre
  4. Take the bus from Gare Sncf to Abri Rue Bretauche

€141 - €386

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Paris CDG, train  •  9h 37m

  1. Take the train from St Albans City to Gatwick Airport
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Paris CDG (CDG) LGW - CDG
  3. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Tonnerre

€129 - €392

Train to Birmingham, fly to Paris CDG, train  •  10h 24m

  1. Take the train from Watford Junction to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Paris CDG (CDG) BHX - CDG
  3. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Tonnerre

€171 - €515

Fly London Heathrow to Geneva, train  •  11h 57m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Geneva (GVA) LHR - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Lausanne
  3. Take the train from Lausanne to Dijon Ville
  4. Take the train from Dijon to Tonnerre

€138 - €317

Fly London Heathrow to Brussels, train  •  10h 58m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Brussels (BRU) LHR - BRU
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Paris Nord
  3. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Tonnerre

€196 - €830

Fly London City to Luxembourg, train  •  13h 20m

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Luxembourg (LUX) LCY - LUX
  2. Take the train from Luxembourg to Dijon Ville
  3. Take the train from Dijon to Tonnerre

€181 - €449

St Albans to Chablis by train and bus

The journey time between St Albans and Chablis is around 18h and covers a distance of around 699 km. The fastest journey normally takes 18h. Operated by Thameslink, Eurostar, Transilien and others, the St Albans to Chablis service departs from St Albans City and arrives in Abri Rue Bretauche. Typically only one service runs weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
18h
Fastest journey time:
18h
Services per week:
1
Cheapest price:
€180
Carbon emissions:
38 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
11:57
Last service departs at:
11:57

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

St Albans to Chablis train and bus schedules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Chablis is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Chablis is mandatory.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from St Albans to Chablis is to bus and ferry and bus which costs £29 - £45 and takes 14h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from St Albans to Chablis is to drive and Eurotunnel which costs £180 - £230 and takes 6h 33m.

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No, there is no direct bus from St Albans to Chablis. However, there are services departing from St Albans, Abbey and arriving at Ecole Mairie via Bricket Wood, Black Boy PH, London, Lille and Gare S.N.C.F.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 55m.

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The distance between St Albans and Chablis is 528 km.

The best way to get from St Albans to Chablis without a car is to train which takes 8h 28m and costs £150 - £410.

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It takes approximately 8h 28m to get from St Albans to Chablis, including transfers.

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St Albans to Chablis bus services, operated by Union Ivkoni, depart from London station.

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The quickest flight from London Luton Airport to Paris CDG Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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St Albans to Chablis bus services, operated by Blablabus, arrive at Auxerre station.

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Chablis is 1h ahead of St Albans. It is currently 7:47 AM in St Albans and 8:47 AM in Chablis.

Map of how to get from St Albans to Chablis.
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  • Distance: 528.5 km
  • Duration: 8h 28m

What companies run services between St Albans, England and Chablis, Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France?

You can take a train from St Albans to Chablis via London St Pancras International LL, London St Pancras Eurostar, Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Gare de Lyon, Tonnerre, and Gare Sncf in around 8h 28m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €500
Flights from London Heathrow to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€45 - €310
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €130
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Luton to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €160
Flights from London Gatwick to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €150
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €230
Flights from Birmingham to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €270
Flights from London Heathrow to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €350
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €290
Flights from London Heathrow to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €290
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from London City to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €310
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€28 - €100
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€45 - €500
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Geneva via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €350
Rwandair Express
Website
rwandair.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€120 - €420
Train operators
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€110 - €350
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
€310 - €350
Standard
€110 - €140
Standard Premier
€160 - €210
Train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Marne La Vallee Chessy
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€120 - €350
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
€310 - €350
Standard
€120 - €150
Standard Premier
€170 - €220
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 Paris Gare de Lyon to Tonnerre
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€55 - €100
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Auxerre-Saint-Gervais
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€50 - €90
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€23 - €45
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Dijon to Tonnerre
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€35 - €70
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Bercy to Auxerre St Gervais
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€21 - €45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€21 - €35
Rail 1st Class
€30 - €45
Train from Dijon Ville to Tonnerre
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€15 - €35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€15 - €22
Rail 1st Class
€23 - €35
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
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from St Albans City to West Hampstead Thameslink
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€9 - €12
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
€9 - €12
Train from St Albans City to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€26 - €35
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
€26 - €35
London Midland
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Train from Watford Junction to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€38 - €43
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
€8 - €12
Anytime Day Single
€38 - €43
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 Lausanne to Dijon Ville
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€40 - €50
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€40 - €50
1st Class
€40 - €50
Train from Luxembourg to Dijon Ville
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€80 - €110
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€80 - €100
1st Class
€90 - €110
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€75 - €160
Website
Thalys
Standard
€75 - €110
Comfort
€90 - €120
Premium
€110 - €160
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
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus and ferry from London to Lille
Ave. Duration
4h 19m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€9 - €13
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
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 Lille to Auxerre
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€14 - €18
Website
Blablabus
Mobigo Yonne
Phone
+33 3 80 11 29 29
Website
viamobigo.fr
Bus from Gare Sncf to Abri Rue Bretauche
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€2
Schedules at
Mobigo Yonne
Ferry operators

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