A short break in Paris, whether it be for a romantic spell in the city of lights or a cultural sightseeing trip, is one of the fastest ways to escape the daily grind and immerse yourself in the charms of one of the world’s most beautiful cities.
Paris breaks travelling by Eurostar takes the hassle out of the travel and allows you to get on with enjoying yourself! The advent of these high-speed trains via the Channel Tunnel mean that in as little as two hours and fifteen minutes you can travel from London King’s Cross St Pancras International to the heart of Paris in the height of comfort and style.
Trains leave central London almost every hour and arrive at the Gare du Nord in central Paris. While the fares may not be quite as low as the cheapest Ryanair flights might offer, you save yourself the expense and travel time of journeying to the airport, as well as the long and stressful check-in queues, not to mention the airport security. The Eurostar website (www.eurostar.com) provides all the information you need to plan your journey and get those tickets booked. Booking well in advance is the best way to get the best available price deals, with trips to Paris from London for as little as £69 return or £39 one way.
If you’d like to treat yourself and get your holiday off to a luxury start, why not book a first-class ticket? Fares start from £107 one-way, £189 return.
Paris may also prove the ideal starting point for a European holiday, as a major travel hub to major European attractions such as EuroDisney as well as cities like Bruges, Lyons and Brussels.