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London to Lourdes Trains

Travel en famillewith tables for four
Disabled toilets throughoutplus accessible boarding
Travel en famillewith tables for four

Trains from London to Lourdes

Take the train to Lourdes

Your journey will be in two parts, Eurostar to Paris, Gare du Nord then onwards to Lourdes on a TGV from Gare Montparnasse.

If you’re travelling as a family group the train is a great option as you can sit together and move around easily. 

With our two-bag luggage allowance you don’t have to worry about packing light and there are no restrictions on liquids.

What’s on board?

On board Eurostar you’ll find comfortable reclining seats with UK and continental sockets and free wi-fi and onboard entertainment.

Snacks, meals and drinks are available at Café Metropole, our bar buffet. There are toilets in every carriage and baby changing facilities in some.

TGVs have a bar buffet, sockets at every seat and a free luggage allowance.

Changing stations in Paris

On arrival in Paris, get a taxi or take Metro Line 4, direction Mairie de Montrouge and go to Montparnasse Bienvenue.

Give yourself around 45 minutes for the transfer as there’s a bit of a walk from the metro to the station.

Your train will arrive at Lourdes station, a short hop from the town centre and the Sanctuary of Our Lady of Lourdes.

Lourdes, a little piece of Heaven

Best known as a site of pilgrimage, Lourdes is in the foothills of the Pyrénées, surrounded by stunning countryside with beautiful Lac de Lourdes as its centrepiece.

Exploring Lourdes

To find out more about the town’s history, pick up a leaflet at the tourist office and follow the self-guided tour.

You can also take the trail that follows in the footsteps of Bernadette.

Around Lourdes

  • Château fort de Lourdes – step back in time at this ancient fortress.
  • Pic du Midi de Bigorre –panoramic views from the top.
  • Lac de Lourdes – right on the edge of town.

National Park

Lourdes is a great place to start exploring the Parc National des Pyrénées.

Head for the hills to hike, bike or climb in fabulous scenery dotted with waterfalls, lakes and pretty mountain villages.

Frequently Asked Questions

How long is the Eurostar train journey from London to Lourdes?

Typically, the train journey from London to Lourdes takes 10hrs 3mins. When you view the available tickets, you will be able to see the length of the train journey for each departure time. 

Are there additional fees when travelling with the Eurostar to Brussels?

Unlike airlines, there are no hidden costs when travelling by Eurostar. Once you have picked your train tickets (Standard, Standard Premier or Business Premier), there will be no additional fees for seat selection, advanced booking, or luggage allowance.

How far in advance can you book your Eurostar train ticket?

Eurostar tickets from London to Lourdes can be booked up to 180 days before your return travel date, however, there are a few exceptions depending on engineering work or when you book. Have a look at our booking calendar and available days will show in black while the greyed-out dates are not available for sale just yet.

Can you take liquids on the Eurostar train to Brussels? 

You can take liquids on the Eurostar and there is no volume limit, so you can bring all your toiletries and even a bottle of bubbly!

Can you take your own food on the Eurostar train to Brussels?

There are no food restrictions, so you’re allowed to bring your own food from home on the Eurostar.

How early should you arrive for the Eurostar?

Get to St Pancras International at our recommended arrival time to allow plenty of time to get through border controls and security. 

How fast does the Eurostar go?

Between London and Lourdes, the high-speed lines allow our trains to drive at a maximum speed of 186 miles per hour (300 km/h).

Where does the Eurostar leave from in the UK?

In addition to our trains from London to Lourdes, we also offer tickets to Lourdes from Ashford International and Ebbsfleet International, as well as tickets from cities in the UK that require a change in London. 

How much luggage can I bring with me on the Eurostar when travelling to Brussels?

Standard adult tickets allow you to bring two pieces of luggage that are up to 85cm long, and one small piece of hand luggage such as a handbag or briefcase. Find out more information about luggage allowances

Can you take dogs on the Eurostar when travelling to Brussels?

Pets are not allowed to travel on the Eurostar, apart from guide and assistance dogs which are welcome onboard. Have a look here to read more about what to do if you are travelling with a registered guide or assistance dog.

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