Paris to London route details

Route overview
Avg. journey time2h 35m
Trains per day13
Fare range€39-€450
Distance342km
First & last trains
First train departs at07:13
Last train departs at21:13
Fastest journey
Fastest route2h 17m
ChangesDirect
Stations
Origin StationParis
Destination StationLondon

Train times for Wed 18 Oct

07:13
08:32
Paris
London
2h 19mDirect
07:43
09:00
Paris
London
2h 17mDirect
07:46
09:57
Paris
London
3h 11m1 change
09:13
10:39
Paris
London
2h 26mDirect
10:13
11:30
Paris
London
2h 17mDirect

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Paris to London start at €70.34 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€70.34
14 days
in advance
€115.97
Avg. single price
On the day
€219.91
Avg. single price

What is the minimum price of a ticket from Paris to London?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Paris to London is €39. To buy train tickets from Paris to London for the lowest price possible, we recommend that you book your tickets as early as possible. Tickets go on sale usually 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.

How long does it take to travel from Paris to London by train?

The average journey time between Paris and London is 2 hours and 35 minutes and the fastest journey time is 2 hours and 17 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 16 trains per day travelling from Paris to London. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from Paris to London?

The first train from Paris to London departs at 07:13. The last train from Paris to London departs at 21:13. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between Paris and London?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Paris to London without having to change trains. There are 13 direct trains from Paris to London. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to Paris?

By train, of course. See trains from London to Paris.

  • *Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. “14 days in advance” includes days 13 and 15.
  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Paris to London for a typical week day using timetable data for 18/10/2017. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 01/08/2017 for travel on 27/09/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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