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There are 12 ways to get from Swansea to Paris by train, bus, car, car ferry, car train 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.

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Train  •  6h 3m

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

$180 - $427

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Bus  •  13h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Swansea Bus Station to London Victoria Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from London to Paris, Paris 700

$47 - $73

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Drive, car ferry  •  9h 11m

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

$92 - $195

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  7h 23m

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

$261 - $305

Train to Bristol, fly to Paris CDG  •  6h 24m

  1. Take the train from Swansea to Bristol Parkway
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Paris CDG (CDG) BRS - CDG

$128 - $378

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

  1. Take the train from Swansea to Cardiff Central
  2. Fly from Cardiff (CWL) to Paris CDG (CDG) CWL - CDG

$91 - $296

Train, train to Birmingham, fly to Paris CDG  •  7h 33m

  1. Take the train from Swansea to Bristol Parkway
  2. Take the train from Bristol Parkway to Birmingham New Street
  3. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Paris CDG (CDG) BHX - CDG

$148 - $423

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Paris CDG  •  7h 22m

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

$191 - $475

Train to London City, fly to Paris Orly  •  7h 30m

  1. Take the train from Swansea to London Paddington
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Paris Orly (ORY) LCY - ORY

$206 - $1,606

Train, train to Southampton, fly to Paris CDG  •  7h 44m

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

$180 - $486

Train, train to London Gatwick, fly to Paris CDG  •  8h 34m

  1. Take the train from Swansea to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Gatwick Airport
  3. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Paris CDG (CDG) LGW - CDG

$153 - $371

Train, train to Exeter, fly to Paris CDG  •  8h 42m

  1. Take the train from Swansea to Bristol Parkway
  2. Take the train from Bristol Parkway to Exeter St Davids
  3. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to Paris CDG (CDG) EXT - CDG

$173 - $452

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The cheapest way to get from Swansea to Paris is to bus which costs £35 - £60 and takes 13h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Swansea to Paris is to train and fly which costs £70 - £230 and takes 5h 55m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Swansea station to Paris. However, there are services departing from Swansea Bus Station and arriving at Paris, Paris via London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 35m.

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The distance between Swansea and Paris is 339 miles.

The best way to get from Swansea to Paris without a car is to train which takes 6h 3m and costs £130 - £330.

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It takes approximately 6h 3m to get from Swansea to Paris, including transfers.

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Swansea to Paris bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Swansea Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Swansea to Paris is to train which takes 6h 3m and costs £130 - £330. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £35 - £60 and takes 13h 35m.

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

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Swansea to Paris bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Paris, Paris station.

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Map of how to get from Swansea to Paris.
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  • Distance: 339.2 miles
  • Duration: 6h 3m

What companies run services between Swansea, Wales and Paris, France?

You can take a train from Swansea to Paris via London Paddington, Paddington, King's Cross St. Pancras station, and London St. Pancras International in around 6h 3m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Swansea to Paris via London Victoria Coach Station and London in around 13h 35m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bristol to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Bristol to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Cardiff to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Flights from Birmingham to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from London Heathrow to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Flights from Southampton to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $450
Flights from Exeter to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Exeter to Paris CDG via Rennes
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Cardiff to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Flights from Birmingham to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from Southampton to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $450
Flights from Southampton to Paris CDG via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $2,200
Flights from Exeter to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Exeter to Paris CDG via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Flights from London City to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $39,000
Flights from London Gatwick to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $260
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from London Gatwick to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $230
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Bristol to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bristol to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Birmingham to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Bristol to Paris CDG via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Birmingham to Paris CDG via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,300
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Swansea to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $190
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$50 - $80
Advanced Single
$55 - $80
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $190
Train from Swansea to Bristol Parkway
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
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 Swansea to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $23
Advanced Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $45
Train from Swansea to Reading
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $70
Advanced Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$80 - $150
Train from Reading to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $50
Train from Bristol Parkway to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $40
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $80
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Swansea to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $28
First Anytime Day Single
$29 - $45
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Bristol Parkway to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Train from Reading to Southampton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$22 - $35
Train from Bristol Parkway to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
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 Swansea Bus Station to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Website
National Express
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $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
3h
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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Paris is 1h ahead of Swansea. It is currently 6:34 AM in Swansea and 7:34 AM in Paris.

Brussels Airlines, easyJet, KLM and BMI Regional offer flights from Bristol Airport to Paris CDG Airport.

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