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Duration 1h 56m
Distance 27 miles
Average price £25
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average ferry between Calais and Dover takes 1h 56m and the fastest ferry takes 1h 30m. There is an hourly ferry service 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
£4 - £45

Frequently asked questions

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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 27 miles.

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

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Dover is 1h behind Calais. It is currently 3:06 AM in Calais and 2:06 AM in Dover.

There are 629+ hotels available in Dover. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Calais and Dover?

DFDS Seaways operates a car ferry from Calais to Dover every 2 hours. Tickets cost £4 - £45 and the journey takes 1h 30m. P&O Ferries also services this route every 3 hours.
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