Eurostar is the exclusive high-speed train service that links London to Paris, Brussels, Amsterdam and the rest of Europe at speeds of up to 320km/h. All Eurostar trains have modern, comfortable facilities, plenty of room for luggage, and onboard food and beverage car. There are three comfort classes on offer – Standard, Standard Premier (equivalent to Premium Economy, with light refreshments served), and Business Premier (equivalent to First or Business Class, with flexible travel options, priority boarding, lounge access and delicious food and drink included).
Train tickets from London to Paris start at €33.00 if purchased from 3 to 6 months in advance. Prices for train journeys from London to Paris start at €110.14 when you book at least 28 days in advance.** Tickets usually go on sale 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.
The average journey time between London and Paris is 2 hours and 29 minutes and the fastest journey time is 2 hours and 16 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 15 trains per day travelling from London to Paris. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
The first train from London to Paris departs at 05:40. The last train from London to Paris departs at 20:01. 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.
Yes, it is possible to travel from London to Paris without having to change trains. There are 13 direct trains from London to Paris. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.