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Duration 3h
Distance 166 km
Average price 144€
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The average train between London and Étaples takes 3h and the fastest train takes 2h 51m. The train runs, on average, 6 times per week from London to Étaples. 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 Frethun
  3. Étaples
2h 49m
80€ - 352€

London to Étaples train times

Trains run six times a week between London King's Cross and Étaples. The service departs London King's Cross at 08:54 in the morning, which arrives into Étaples at 12:45. All services require a transfer at CALAIS FRETHUN and take an average of 3h. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from London to Étaples. However, there are services departing from London St Pancras Eurostar and arriving at Etaples Le Touquet via Calais Frethun. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 49m.

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The distance between London and Étaples is 166 km.

London to Étaples train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from London St Pancras Eurostar station.

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London to Étaples train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Etaples Le Touquet station.

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Étaples is 1h ahead of London. It is currently 6:56 AM in London and 7:56 AM in Étaples.

There are 856+ hotels available in Étaples. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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