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Duration 4h 42m
Distance 324.8 km
Average price 177€
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The train between Leiden and Calais takes 4h 42m. The train runs, on average, 6 times per week from Leiden 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. Rotterdam Centraal
  2. Lille Flandres
  3. Calais
5h 56m
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102€ - 396€

Leiden to Calais train times

Trains run six times a week between Leiden and Calais. The service departs Leiden at 13:45 in the afternoon, which arrives into Calais at 18:28. All services require a transfer, and take on average 4h 42m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Leiden to Calais. However, there are services departing from Leiden Centraal and arriving at Calais Ville via Rotterdam Centraal and Lille Flandres. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 56m.

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The distance between Leiden and Calais is 226 km. The road distance is 324.8 km.

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Leiden to Calais train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from Rotterdam Centraal station.

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Leiden to Calais train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Calais Ville station.

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