There are 12 ways to get from Athens to Calais by plane, train, bus, car ferry, night train or car

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

Fly to Paris Orly, train  •  9 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Paris Orly (ORY) ATH - ORY
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord to Calais Ville

$178 - $455

Cheapest option

Bus EAAA  •  2 days 7 h

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Calais

$129 - $216

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Fly to Brussels, train  •  10 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Brussels (BRU) ATH - BRU
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Lille Europe
  3. Take the train from Lille Europe to Calais-Fréthun

$158 - $391

Fly to Paris CDG, train  •  9 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Paris CDG (CDG) ATH - CDG
  2. Take the train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Lille Europe
  3. Take the train from Lille Europe to Calais-Fréthun

$149 - $404

Fly to Charleroi, train  •  11 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Charleroi (CRL) ATH - CRL
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Lille Europe
  3. Take the train from Lille Europe to Calais-Fréthun

$130 - $369

Fly to Amsterdam, train  •  11 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Amsterdam (AMS) ATH - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Lille Europe
  3. Take the train from Lille Europe to Calais-Fréthun

$199 - $434

Fly to Eindhoven, train  •  13 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Eindhoven (EIN) ATH - EIN
  2. Take the train from Eindhoven to Rotterdam Centraal
  3. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Lille Europe
  4. Take the train from Lille Europe to Calais-Fréthun

$217 - $544

Bus, train  •  35 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Rajka
  2. Take the train from Hegyeshalom to Stuttgart Hbf Rj
  3. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Paris Est Tgv / ...
  4. Take the train from Paris Nord to Calais Ville Tgv

$442 - $593

Bus Korona Travel  •  41 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Rajka Korona Travel
  2. Take the bus from Rajka to Coquelles 792

$242

Bus, car ferry, nighttrain, train  •  2 days 5 h

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Patras
  2. Take the car ferry from Patras to Venezia
  3. Take the nighttrain from Venezia Santa Lucia to Gare de Lyon
  4. Take the train from Paris Nord to Calais Ville Tgv

$336 - $621

Drive, car ferry  •  38 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Igoumenitsa
  2. Take the car ferry from Igoumenitsa to Venice
  3. Drive from Venice to Calais

$351 - $622

Drive, train  •  29 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Kufstein
  2. Take the train from Kufstein to München Hbf M / ...
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 Ice
  4. Drive from Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Calais

$492 - $727

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Athens to Calais is to bus which costs 110€ - 190€ and takes 2 days 7 h.

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The quickest way to get from Athens to Calais is to fly and train which costs 150€ - 390€ and takes 9 h 46 min.

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The distance between Athens and Calais is 2241 km.

It takes approximately 9 h 46 min to get from Athens to Calais, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Athens to Calais. However, there are services departing from Athens and arriving at Coquelles via Rajka. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 41 h 1 min.

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What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Calais, France?

You can take a bus from Athens to Calais via Rajka in around 41 h 1 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Athens to Paris Orly via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $8,000
Flights from Athens to Paris Orly via Nice
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$250 - $8,000
Flights from Athens to Paris Orly via Marseille
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $8,000
Flights from Athens to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Athens to Amsterdam via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Athens to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Athens to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Athens to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Athens to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Athens to Amsterdam via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Athens to Amsterdam via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Athens to Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Athens to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Athens to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Athens to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Athens to Charleroi
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $420
Flights from Athens to Charleroi via Sofia
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $420
Flights from Athens to Charleroi via Nowy Dwor Mazowiecki
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $420
Flights from Athens to Charleroi via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $420
Flights from Athens to Charleroi via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $420
Flights from Athens to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Flights from Athens to Eindhoven via Bologna
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $290
Flights from Athens to Eindhoven via Krakow
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $300
Flights from Athens to Eindhoven via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Athens to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Athens to Paris Orly via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Athens to Paris Orly via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Athens to Brussels via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Athens to Paris CDG via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Athens to Amsterdam via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Athens to Brussels via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
Flights from Athens to Paris CDG via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,400
Flights from Athens to Amsterdam via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Athens to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Flights from Athens to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $430
TUI fly Belgium
Website
tuifly.be
Flights from Athens to Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Athens to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Athens to Paris Orly via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Athens to Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Athens to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Athens to Paris CDG via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Athens to Brussels via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Athens to Amsterdam via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Athens to Paris CDG via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Athens to Amsterdam via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Athens to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Athens to Brussels via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Athens to Charleroi via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Athens to Charleroi via Budapest
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $280
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Paris Nord to Calais Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $80
1st Class
$95 - $130
Train from Lille Europe to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $30
1st Class
$44 - $46
Train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $230
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $70
Train from Schiphol Airport to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$120 - $160
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$70 - $100
1st Class
$100 - $140
SNCF
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Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lille Europe to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$28 - $45
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Eindhoven to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $27
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hegyeshalom to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$150 - $220
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Night train from Venezia Santa Lucia to Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
14 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Website
thello.com
Bus operators
Korona Travel
Phone
210.92.33.33
Email
info@koronatravel.gr
Website
koronatravel.gr
Bus from Athens to Rajka
Ave. Duration
18 h 16 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$106
Schedules at
koronatravel.gr
Eurolines HU
Phone
+36 (1) 382-0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
eurolines.hu
Bus from Rajka to Coquelles
Ave. Duration
21 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$136
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Athens to Patras
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
Union Ivkoni
Valeross
Phone
046/ 66 13 21
Email
valeross_holiday@abv.bg
Website
valeross.com
Bus from Athens to Sofia
Ave. Duration
10 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Schedules at
valeross.com
EAAA
Website
rta.government.bg
Bus from Sofia to Calais
Ave. Duration
42 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
rta.government.bg
Ferry operators
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Patras to Venezia
Ave. Duration
31 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$99 - $101
Aircraft-type seats
$120 - $122
2 bed inside cabin
$317 - $320
3 bed outside cabin
$270 - $320
Minoan Lines
Phone
801 11 75000
Email
reservation@minoan.gr
Website
minoan.gr
Car ferry from Igoumenitsa to Venice
Ave. Duration
21 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Schedules at
minoan.gr
Deck
$81
Airplane economy seats
$95
2-berth outside
$190 - $230
3-berth outside shower
$170 - $210

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