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Duration 8h 6m
Distance 808 km
Average price SFr 390
Frequency 2/week

Trip overview

The average train between Calais and CERN takes 8h 6m and the fastest train takes 7h 30m. The train runs, on average, 2 times per week from Calais to CERN. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train via Paris

  1. Calais Ville
  2. Lille Flandres
  3. Paris-Gare de Lyon
  4. CERN
7h 52m
SFr 215 - SFr 387

Calais to CERN train times

Trains run twice a week between Calais and CERN. The service departs Calais at 08:32 in the morning, which arrives into CERN at 16:02. All services require a transfer, and take on average 8h 6m. 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 train from Calais to CERN. However, there are services departing from Calais Ville and arriving at Meyrin, CERN via Lille Flandres, Paris Nord, Paris-Gare de Lyon and Genève, Cornavin. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 52m.

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The distance between Calais and CERN is 608 km. The road distance is 808 km.

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Calais to CERN train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Calais Ville station.

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Calais to CERN train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Genève station.

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There are 549+ hotels available in CERN. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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