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Duration 11h 51m
Distance 428 km
Average price 61€
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average bus between Plymouth and Calais takes 11h 51m and the fastest bus takes 11h 30m. The bus service runs several times per day from Plymouth 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. Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station
  2. Bristol Bus & Coach Station
  3. London
  4. Calais
13h 6m
50€ - 70€

Plymouth to Calais bus times

Buses run twice daily between Plymouth and Calais. The service departs Plymouth at 06:00 in the morning, which arrives into Calais at 18:30. All services require a transfer, and take on average 11h 51m. 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 Plymouth station to Calais. However, there are services departing from Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station and arriving at Calais Ferry via Bristol Bus & Coach Station and London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 6m.

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The distance between Plymouth and Calais is 428 km.

Plymouth to Calais bus services, operated by Stagecoach South West, depart from Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station.

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

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Calais is 1h ahead of Plymouth. It is currently 4:07 AM in Plymouth and 5:07 AM in Calais.

There are 120+ hotels available in Calais. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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