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London to Paris

London to Paris Trains - Find the best deals and the best prices for the Eurostar

Book Eurostar

Eurostar operate the passenger trains that run through the Channel Tunnel. They go from London, Ashford or Ebbsfleet in England, to over 70 destinations across Europe.

London to Paris takes 2 hours 15 minutes, and fares start at just £69 return. Trains to Calais start at £65 return. The cheapest deals and biggest choice of tickets can be found at the official Eurostar web site.

Taking the car? Use our booking form to find the best Channel ferry and tunnel prices.

Book Eurotunnel

Note: Please take care to book your route the correct way round. Eg: When travelling from UK, select Folkestone to Calais.

Eurotunnel is the quickest way to cross the Channel. Folkestone to Calais in just 35 minutes. Overnight tickets start at £44 return. For longer stays, Standard single tickets are from £49 single.

All fares are per car, including all luggage.


All tickets are booked securely through our partner Leisure Direction, one of the largest ferry and tour agents in UK.

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Compare all channel crossings, by tunnel or ferry. To find the best deals, always book well in advance and travel at off peak times where possible.

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Easy, fast and comfortable. Who needs the car!

You can travel in style with the Eurostar passenger trains, direct from London to central Paris in just 2 hours 15. Prices start at just £69 return. There's plenty of room for luggage, plus there will be no traffic jams and stressful driving. You can even treat yourself to a little drink on the way!

Eurostar trains also run from Ashford and Ebbsfleet in England, to a range of destinations including Paris, Brussels and Eurodisney. In fact the list of destinations is almost endless, and includes over 70 towns, cities and resorts in France, Belgium, Germany, Holland and Switzerland. See our page on European Train Holidays here.

Find the best deals and book tickets below, or visit the Eurostar website for more info...

There's More to Eurostar than London to Paris!

Eurostar offer connecting trains to over 70 European destinations. So you could combine a stop over at Paris with a few destinations to make the perfect family holiday. You could move on to sunny southern France, or enjoy the wines of Burgundy or Bordeaux, or the seaside towns of Biarritz or La Rochelle. You could even venture into Belgium and see the wonderful historic town of Bruges.

Click here to see more about European Train Holidays...

Get the Best Deals - Book Ahead

Remember: You MUST book in advance to get the best Eurostar prices, and always book direct with Eurostar at the official Eurostar website here.

For the lowest priced fares, aim to book a Standard fare ticket. It also pays to travel on the off-peak trains - peak time trains will be more expensive.

London to Paris Trains with Eurostar

The London to Paris trains are passenger trains run by Eurostar. If you are taking your car, you will need the Eurotunnel trains here.

The Eurostar train service runs direct from St Pancras Station in central London, to Paris Gare du Nord in the centre of Paris. Ticket prices start at just £69 return and the train takes just 2 hours 15 minutes. Check-in and boarding is quick and there are no long waits of airports transfers Ė Eurostar is a quick and comfortable way to get from London to Paris.

Fast and Comfortable - the best way from London to Paris

From the minute you arrive a London St Pancras station, taking the train from London to Paris is a wonderful travelling experience. The Eurostar trains are roomy and comfortable Ė just sit back and watch the English countryside, the Channel Tunnel and then the French countryside flash by. All the trains are non-smoking, offer air conditioning and of course toilets, as well as bar, buffet and dining facilities. In just over 2 hours, you arrive, relaxed and refreshed in the centre of Paris. The Eurostar train service between London and Paris is one of the most comfortable and relaxing ways to travel, certainly compared to budget airline travel, yet Eurostar prices arenít expensive. There is no easier way to get from London to Paris. Sit back and enjoy the train journey, right from the centre of one city to another.

Eurostar trains to Paris

London to Paris Train Tickets

Eurostar offer 3 types of fares or tickets, referred to by Eurostar as "Travel Options" - Business Premier, Leisure Select and Standard.

Business Premier on Eurostar

Business Premier offers various extras for the Business traveller, such as choice of seat in dedicated business class carriages, a dedicated ticket office and check-in area for speedy boarding, business lounges, onboard power sockets, excellent food and drink, magazines and newspapers.

Leisure Select

Leisure Select is similar to the Business Premier, but aimed more at the holiday maker rather than business traveller. Leisure select offers various extras such as excellent food and drink served to you at your seat / table, larger seats than standard class, dedicated carriages, magazines and newspapers.

Standard Tickets

Standard travel on Eurostar is still very comfortable, and offers good bar and buffet facilities, family areas and a 30 minute check-in. If you are after the cheaper fares, you will need to book Standard class.

London St Pancras

Donít forget, Eurostar trains now leave from the glamorous London St Pancras, not London Waterloo. London St Pancras has had an amazing facelift, and now has a true international feel thanks to the Eurostar trains with trains departing for Paris, Lille, Eurodisney, Brussels and beyond!

London St Pancras Station terminal for Eurostar trains

If you really MUST take the Car...

If you want to travel by car to France and beyond, the quickest option is to use the Channel Tunnel "car trains". It takes just 35 minutes from Folkestone to Calais. Prices start from just £49 per car for a Standard single fare. In a car of 4 people, prices work out at only £12.25 per person! Click here to read more or book online below.

Compare all Tunnel and Ferry Prices

The cheapest Channel crossings are by ferry. Single fares can be found from as little as £19 per car. Click to find out more, or book online below.

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