There are 4 ways to get from Ashford International Station to Calais by taxi, car train, train, car ferry or bus

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

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Taxi, Eurotunnel  •  43 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ashford International Station to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais

$214 - $222

Cheapest option

Train  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Calais-Fréthun Est

$36 - $53

2 alternative options

Taxi, carferry  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ashford International Station to Dover
  2. Take the carferry from Dover to Calais

$96 - $120

Bus, Eurotunnel  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Ashford International Railway Station to Folkestone, Bus Station Arrivals 10
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais

$184

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Ashford International Station to Calais. However, there are services departing from Ashford(Kent) Int. and arriving at Calais Les Fontinettes via Calais-Fréthun. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 18 min.

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The distance between Ashford International Station and Calais is 45 miles.

The best way to get from Ashford International Station to Calais without a car is to taxi and Eurotunnel which takes 43 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 43 min to get from Ashford International Station to Calais, including transfers.

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Ashford International Station to Calais train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from Ashford(Kent) Int. station.

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Calais is 1 h ahead of Ashford International Station. It is currently 5:37 AM in Ashford International Station and 6:37 AM in Calais.

Ashford International Station to Calais train services, operated by Eurostar, arrive at Calais-Fréthun station.

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Map of how to get from Ashford International Station to Calais.
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  • Distance: 44.9 miles
  • Duration: 43 min

What companies run services between Ashford International Station, England and Calais, France?

Eurostar operates a train from Ashford International Station to Calais 4 times a week. Tickets cost $29 - $40 and the journey takes 34 min.

Train operators
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$172
Website
eurotunnel.com
Eurostar
Rome2rio's guide to Eurostar
Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$29 - $40
Premier
$45 - $60
Bus operators
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ashford International Railway Station to Folkestone, Bus Station Arrivals
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Ferry operators
Other operators
Taxi from Ashford International Station to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Arrow Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1233 666666
Website
arrowtaxisltd.co.uk
Ashford Taxis
Phone
+44 1233 666494
Website
taxiashford.co.uk

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