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Journey Information

Paris to London bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$22.25
Shortest Duration8h 5m
Trips per day5
Bus lines3

Frequently Asked Questions

How long does it take to get to London by ferry?

It takes about 10 hours to travel from Paris to London by ferry because you first have to take a train from Paris to Calais, then the ferry across the English Channel with a view of the White Cliffs of Dover. Finally, you must end the trip with a second train from Dover to London. The actual ferry portion of the trip takes around 1 hour 30 minutes.

Can you do a day trip to London from Paris?

A day trip to London from Paris is very possible thanks to the train that passes through the “Chunnel” in the English Channel, which takes only 2 and a half hours each way. If you’re interested in saving money and taking the bus, though, a day trip to London isn’t worth it — bus trips take at least 7 hours each way.

Can you take the Chunnel from Paris to London?

Yes, you can take the Chunnel from Paris to London. In fact, other than flying, the Chunnel is the fastest travel option for getting across the English Channel — you’ll be underwater in the Chunnel for just over 30 minutes.

Is it safe to travel by bus from Paris to London right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

How much is a bus ticket from Paris to London?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $46.42 was the low point for bus fares from Paris to London. Buses from London to Paris are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $46.42 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 29 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $51.43 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 9 hours and 49 minutes to cover the 213 miles (344 kilometers) from Paris, to London, LND. However, the fastest bus only takes 8 hours and 5 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Saturday is usually the day when buses are busiest, as many travelers take the bus to enjoy the weekend in London. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Thursday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Thursday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Paris?

The first bus leaves at 2:00am and the last bus leaves at 11:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Paris to London, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 5 scheduled buses that travel from Paris to London every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 3 direct buses, where you can stay on the same bus without having to transfer to a connecting bus at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Paris to London; ticket prices start at $96.00.

What bus companies travel from Paris to London?

There are 3 bus lines from Paris, to London, London, City of. With 4 daily trips, FlixBus usually has the most buses running on any given day. Here are some time and price comparisons for all the available options:

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
FlixBus49h 53m$54.89
Ouibus19h 0m$54.78
Union Ivkoni18h 30m$49.92

Where does the bus leave from in Paris?

Paris, has two bus stations with service to London, London, City of:

  • 208 Quai de Bercy
  • Bercy
  • University Library

Where does the bus arrive in London?

These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in London, London, City of:

  • Victoria Coach Station
  • Green Line Coach Station

Price trends for buses from Paris to London

Average prices by travel date

$60$40$20OctNov

Monthly average prices

$75$60$45$30$15NDJFMAMJJASO

Prices as travel date approaches

$100$80$60$40$203020100

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