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Duration 2h 53m
Distance 289 km
Average price 60€
Frequency 5/day

Trip overview

The average train between Paris and Calais takes 2h 53m and the fastest train takes 2h 1m. The train service runs several times per day from Paris 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.

Train

  1. Paris Nord
  2. Calais
3h 2m
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35€ - 70€

Frequently asked questions

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Paris Nord and arriving at Calais Ville. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 2m.

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The distance between Paris and Calais is 236 km. The road distance is 289 km.

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Paris to Calais train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Paris Nord station.

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

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What companies run services between Paris and Calais?

SNCF operates a train from Paris Nord to Calais Ville 4 times a day. Tickets cost 35€ - 70€ and the journey takes 3h 2m. TGV inOui also services this route 5 times a week.
Train operators
SNCF
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
35€ - 70€

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Nord to Calais Ville
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
35€ - 70€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
35€ - 50€
Rail 1st Class
45€ - 70€
TGV inOui
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
55€ - 70€

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Nord to Calais Ville
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
55€ - 70€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
55€ - 65€
1st Class
55€ - 70€

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