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Duration 2h 56m
Distance 151 km
Average price 141€
Frequency 2/week

Trip overview

The average train between Charing Cross and Calais takes 2h 56m and the fastest train takes 1h 54m. The train runs, on average, 2 times per week from Charing Cross 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. London St Pancras Eurostar
  2. Calais
3h 15m
75€ - 346€

Charing Cross to Calais train times

Trains run twice a week between Charing Cross and Calais. The service departs Charing Cross at 08:45 in the morning, which arrives into Calais at 13:43. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2h 56m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Charing Cross station to Calais. However, there are services departing from Covent Garden station and arriving at Calais Ville via London St Pancras Eurostar and Calais Frethun. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 15m.

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The distance between Charing Cross and Calais is 151 km.

Charing Cross to Calais train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from London St Pancras Eurostar station.

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

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Calais is 1h ahead of Charing Cross. It is currently 12:56 AM in Charing Cross and 1:56 AM in Calais.

There are 120+ hotels available in Calais. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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What companies run services between Charing Cross and Calais?

Eurostar operates a train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Calais Frethun 4 times a day. Tickets cost 70€ - 330€ and the journey takes 1h 1m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
4 times a day
Estimated price
70€ - 330€

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