Get to central Paris in time for breakfast? Take the early Eurostar train, which will get you to the Gare du Nord by 9.17am. The earliest British Airways departure from Heathrow, at 6.40am, arrives at Orly at 9am - the peak of the morning rush hour.
Take a day trip to the Channel Islands - or around the world? Read the travel pages of the Independent this Saturday.Reuse content