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Duration 18h 51m
Distance 662 km
Average price 595€
Frequency 5/week

Trip overview

The average train between Ayr and Calais takes 18h 51m and the fastest train takes 17h 9m. The train runs, on average, 5 times per week from Ayr 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. Ayr
  2. Glasgow Central
  3. London St Pancras Eurostar
  4. Calais
9h 23m
243€ - 983€

Ayr to Calais train times

Trains run five times a week between Ayr and Calais. The service departs Ayr at 17:24 in the afternoon, which arrives into Calais at 11:33. All services require a transfer, and take on average 18h 51m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Ayr to Calais. However, there are services departing from Ayr and arriving at Calais Ville via Glasgow Central, London St Pancras Eurostar and Calais Frethun. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 23m.

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The distance between Ayr and Calais is 662 km.

Ayr to Calais train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Ayr station.

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Ayr to Calais train services, operated by Eurostar, arrive at Calais Frethun station.

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Calais is 1h ahead of Ayr. It is currently 11:56 PM in Ayr and 12:56 AM in Calais.

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

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