Duration 28h 17m
Distance 1543 km
Average price $422
Frequency Weekly

Trip overview

The train between Dover and Brest takes 28h 17m. The train runs, on average, once a week from Dover to Brest. 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. Ashford International Eurostar
  2. Paris l'Est
  3. Brest
28h 50m
$284 - $660

Dover to Brest train times

Trains run once a week between Dover and Brest. The service departs Dover at 13:58 in the afternoon, which arrives into Brest at 21:15. All services require a transfer, and take on average 28h 17m. 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

Want to know about travelling from Dover to Brest? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Dover to Brest. However, there are services departing from Dover Priory and arriving at Brest C via Ashford International Eurostar and Paris l'Est. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28h 50m.

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The distance between Dover and Brest is 1543 km.

Dover to Brest train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from Ashford International Eurostar station.

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Dover to Brest train services, operated by Russian Railways (РЖД), arrive at Brest C station.

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Brest is 3h ahead of Dover. It is currently 1:26 PM in Dover and 4:26 PM in Brest.

There are 450+ hotels available in Brest. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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