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Duration 8h 49m
Distance 581.8 km
Average price 160€
Frequency 5/week

Trip overview

The train between Calais and Mainz takes 8h 49m. The train runs, on average, 5 times per week from Calais to Mainz. 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. Calais Ville
  2. Lille Europe
  3. Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  4. Mainz
6h 47m
115€ - 469€

Calais to Mainz train times

Trains run five times a week between Calais and Mainz. The service departs Calais at 04:55 in the morning, which arrives into Mainz at 13:44. All services require a transfer, and take on average 8h 49m. 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 Mainz. However, there are services departing from Calais Ville and arriving at Mainz Roemisches Theater via Lille Europe, Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi and Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Regionalbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 47m.

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The distance between Calais and Mainz is 467 km. The road distance is 581.8 km.

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

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Calais to Mainz train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf station.

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There are 283+ hotels available in Mainz. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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