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Duration 17h
Distance 649 km
Average price 40€
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The bus between Edinburgh and Calais takes 17h. The bus runs, on average, 6 times per week from Edinburgh 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. Edinburgh
  2. London
  3. Calais
15h 20m
34€ - 46€

Edinburgh to Calais bus times

Buses run six times a week between Edinburgh and Calais. The service departs Edinburgh at 21:30 at night, which arrives into Calais at 15:30. All services require a transfer at LONDON VICTORIA Coach Station and take an average of 17h. 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 Edinburgh to Calais. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Calais Ferry via London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 20m.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Calais is 649 km.

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

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

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Calais is 1h ahead of Edinburgh. It is currently 11:50 PM in Edinburgh and 12:50 AM in Calais.

There are 334+ hotels available in Calais. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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