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Duration 10h 51m
Distance 490 km
Average price 310€
Frequency 3/week

Trip overview

The average train between Sunderland and Calais takes 10h 51m and the fastest train takes 6h. The train runs, on average, 3 times per week from Sunderland 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. Sunderland
  2. London St Pancras Eurostar
  3. Calais
6h 47m
112€ - 644€

Sunderland to Calais train times

Trains run three times a week between Sunderland and Calais. The earliest departure is at 08:43 in the morning, and the last departure from Sunderland is at 17:29 which arrives into Calais at 13:43. All services require a transfer, and take on average 10h 51m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Sunderland to Calais. However, there are services departing from Sunderland and arriving at Calais Ville via London St Pancras Eurostar and Calais Frethun. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 47m.

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The distance between Sunderland and Calais is 490 km.

Sunderland to Calais train services, operated by Grand Central, depart from Sunderland station.

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

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Calais is 1h ahead of Sunderland. It is currently 2:36 PM in Sunderland and 3:36 PM in Calais.

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

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