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There are 5 ways to get from Arras to Ashford by train, bus, night bus, car, car train or car ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  2h 38m

  1. Take the train from Arras(F) to Lille Flandres Tgv
  2. Take the train from Gare de Lille Europe to Ashford International Station

$56 - $117

Cheapest option

Train, night bus  •  7h 42m

  1. Take the train from Gare de Arras to Gare de Lille Flandres Amiens - Lille Flandres / ...
  2. Take the night bus from Lille to Canterbury Ouibus

$32 - $47

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  2h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Arras to Lille Ouibus
  2. Take the train from Gare de Lille Europe to Ashford International Station

$43 - $98

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  1h 54m

  1. Drive from Arras to Calais-Fréthun
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone

$226 - $243

Drive, car ferry  •  3h 6m

  1. Drive from Arras to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover

$44 - $65

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Arras to Ashford is to train and night bus which costs 27€ - 45€ and takes 7h 42m.

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The quickest way to get from Arras to Ashford is to drive and Eurotunnel which costs 190€ - 220€ and takes 1h 54m.

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No, there is no direct train from Arras to Ashford station. However, there are services departing from Arras(F) and arriving at Ashford International Station via Gare de Lille Europe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 38m.

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The distance between Arras and Ashford is 164 km.

The best way to get from Arras to Ashford without a car is to train which takes 2h 38m and costs 45€ - 110€.

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It takes approximately 2h 38m to get from Arras to Ashford, including transfers.

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Arras to Ashford train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Arras(F) station.

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Ashford is 1h behind Arras. It is currently 9:11 PM in Arras and 8:11 PM in Ashford.

Arras to Ashford train services, operated by Eurostar, arrive at Ashford International Station.

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There are 731+ hotels available in Ashford. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Arras to Ashford.
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  • Distance: 102.8 miles
  • Duration: 2h 38m

What companies run services between Arras, France and Ashford, England?

You can take a train from Arras to Ashford via Lille Flandres and Gare de Lille Europe in around 2h 38m.

Train operators
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Arras(F) to Lille Flandres
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $22
1st Class
$19 - $30
Train from Gare de Arras to Gare de Lille Flandres
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $22
1st Class
$19 - $30
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Arras(F) to Lille Flandres
Ave. Duration
23m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $22
1st Class
$30 - $34
Eurostar
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Arras to Lille
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Ouibus
Night bus from Lille to Canterbury
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators

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