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Duration 15h 20m
Distance 265 km
Average price 232€
Frequency 3/week

Trip overview

The average train between Skegness and Calais takes 15h 20m and the fastest train takes 14h 18m. The train runs, on average, 3 times per week from Skegness 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. Skegness
  2. Grantham
  3. London St Pancras Eurostar
  4. Calais
6h 10m
111€ - 525€

Skegness to Calais train times

Trains run three times a week between Skegness and Calais. The service departs Skegness at 19:19 in the evening, which arrives into Calais at 13:43. All services require a transfer, and take on average 15h 20m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Skegness to Calais. However, there are services departing from Skegness and arriving at Calais Ville via Grantham, London St Pancras Eurostar and Calais Frethun. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 10m.

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The distance between Skegness and Calais is 265 km.

Skegness to Calais train services, operated by East Midlands Railways, depart from Skegness station.

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

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Calais is 1h ahead of Skegness. It is currently 9:57 PM in Skegness and 10:57 PM in Calais.

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

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