Duration 1h 30m
Distance 43 km
Average price £22
Frequency 23/day

Trip overview

The ferry between Calais and Dover takes 1h 30m. There is a ferry service every few hours from Calais to Dover. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Car ferry

  1. Calais
  2. Dover
1h 30m
Bookable on Rome2rio
£18 - £26

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Calais to Dover? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as "What is the cheapest mode of transport?", "What is the quickest option?", "How much do tickets usually cost?" and many more.

Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Calais and arriving at Dover. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 30m.

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The distance between Calais and Dover is 43 km.

Book your Calais to Dover ferry tickets online with Direct Ferries.

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Dover is 1h behind Calais. It is currently 7:33 PM in Calais and 6:33 PM in Dover.

There are 640+ hotels available in Dover. Prices start at £68 per night.

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What companies run services between Calais and Dover?

Eurolines FR operates a bus from Calais to Dover once daily. Tickets cost £13 - £19 and the journey takes 3h. Alternatively, you can take a train from Calais to Dover via Calais Frethun and Ebbsfleet International in around 3h 10m.
Bus operators
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£13 - £19
Ferry operators
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£18 - £26
Other operators
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£4

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