By Train from London (United Kingdom) to Antibes (France) - Option 1: on Fridays an option is to connect in Lille and avoid the cross-Paris transfer

Journey Summary

Depart London (United Kingdom)

London St Pancras International

Arrive Antibes (France)

Journey Time
10hr 23 min (via Lille)
Not Every Day
1 x connection on Fridays only

Though if you are prepared to change trains in both Lille AND Marseille, there is a daily option available for avoiding a transfer across Paris, when taking a train from London to Antibes.

Changing trains in: Lille

When travelling from London to Antibes by train, this route via Lille, avoids the need to make the transfer across Paris - from the Gare Du Nord, where the Eurostars will arrive, to the Gare De Lyon, from where the TGVs on to Antibes depart.

You'll have to make your own way across Paris, if you choose the alternative journey option via the French capital.

This guide explains how to make the connection in Lille.

However, booking tickets for what seems a straightforward journey can evidently have its complications - as explained in the 'Ticket Information' section below.

Train 1

  • Depart: London (United Kingdom)
  • Arrive: Lille (France)
  • Journey time: 1hr 22min - 1hr 43min

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Train 2

  • Depart: Lille (France)
  • Arrive: Antibes (France)
  • Journey time: 7hr 17min

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Ticket information

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