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Take the train from Paris to London

Why travel by train between Paris and London?

How much does a train ticket from Paris to London cost?

The cheapest standard class train ticket from Paris to London with no railcard can cost around 29 pounds one way. Prices can rise into the hundreds so make sure you book in advance for the best deal. The early morning trains tend to be cheaper.

What's the journey time and the first departure times?

Getting the train from Paris to London is fast and easy, with the quickest direct journey time taking 2h17. First trains depart Paris at 7:13am local time and make sure you arrive at least one hour in advance to allow yourself enough time to get through security.

What are the main train operators and what services do they provide?

The main train operator for the Paris to London service is Eurostar. On board you can expect a comfortable journey with a buffet bar and enough room to store your luggage. Refundable and exchangeable tickets are available depending on the options you choose when booking.

Which are the departure and arrival stations?

You'll leave Paris from Gare du Nord station and arrive in London at St Pancras station. Gare du Nord can be accessed from a range of public transport including the Paris Metro underground (lines 4 and 5), trains from other French cities (as well as international destinations such as Belgium, the Netherlands and Germany) and several bus routes. Once in London you can access various parts of the city from public transport at the station including the tube line (Circle, Hammersmith & City and Metropolitan, Northern, Piccadilly, Victoria) and many bus lines (214, 63, N63, 46, 45).

Can you travel direct from Paris to London?

When buying your train ticket from Paris to London you have the option of both indirect and direct trains. The indirect trains require a change at Lille. However, there are just as many direct trains available, which are usually also cheaper than travelling indirectly.

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