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Videos from those who have already completed the London to Paris bike ride

We often get asked by those looking to cycle from London to Paris “what’s it really like?” – good question, let’s see if we can help answer that.

Everyone who has completed this famous ride will have their own story to tell. The best way to find out is to hear it from them directly.

Here are some videos from others who have completed the London to Paris bike ride

London to Paris bike ride (July 2015)

Watch this musical video of 4 day cycling adventure from London Bexleyheath to Paris 22nd to 26th July 2015 with Classic Tours.

Day 1: London – Dover,
Day 2: Calais – Abbeville,
Day 3: Abbville – Beauvais,
Day 4: Beauvais – Paris.

Video by : TheKayArtist

London to Paris bike ride: The Last Leg (May 2014)

On the 16th May 2014, 7 cyclists departed from the London Eye bound for Paris. 3 days and 280 kilometres later they arrived. Here is a great time lapsed video showing them make their way into the cetnre of Paris and to their final destination – The Eiffel Tower.

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London to Paris in 24 hours (Apr 2012)

This beautifully shot video starts by explaining where the idea came from, why they are doing it and how long they had to prepare (just 3 months!). On the 19th April 2012, their adventure begins from Marble Arch in London and takes them through to the Arc de Triomph in Paris via Dover / Calais where they battle the weather, illness and 260 gruelling miles in the saddle. But did they complete it in just 24 hours!

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Bicycle friendly hotels


Need somewhere to stay?
We've got a list of hotels which are cycle friendly for your London to Paris bike ride.

Cycle friendly hotels

Recommended book


Avenue Verte (Green Way)

The official guide to the 345 mile / 550 kilometre route between the London Eye and Notre Dame.

Find out more

Main image : Alan Bull