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Duration 8h 41m
Distance 184 km
Average price 29€
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average bus between Cambridge and Calais takes 8h 41m and the fastest bus takes 7h 40m. The bus service runs several times per day from Cambridge to Calais. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Cambridge Parkside
  2. London
  3. Calais
8h 20m
24€ - 34€

Cambridge to Calais bus times

Buses run twice daily between Cambridge and Calais. The earliest departure is at 06:05 in the morning, and the last departure from Cambridge is at 08:15 which arrives into Calais at 18:30. All services require a transfer at London Victoria Coach Station and take an average of 8h 41m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct bus from Cambridge to Calais. However, there are services departing from Cambridge Parkside and arriving at Calais Ferry via London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 20m.

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The distance between Cambridge and Calais is 184 km.

Cambridge to Calais bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Cambridge Parkside station.

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Cambridge to Calais bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Calais Ferry station.

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Calais is 1h ahead of Cambridge. It is currently 4:01 AM in Cambridge and 5:01 AM in Calais.

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