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

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  •  11 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Essen Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Essen Hbf to Brussels - Midi
  3. Take the train from Brussels - Midi to Gare de Lille Europe
  4. Take the train from Lille Europe to Calais-Fréthun Tgv

$229 - $345

Cheapest option

Bus  •  18 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Brussels, Brussels-North station 081
  2. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Calais 1753

$54 - $100

10 alternative options

Train, bus  •  12 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Köln Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brusel Nord Ice
  3. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Lille 328 / ...
  4. Take the train from Lille Flandres to Calais Ville

$174 - $264

Bus, bus and ferry  •  18 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Berlin Kaiserdamm to Lille
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Lille to Calais

$105 - $158

Drive  •  8 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Berlin to Calais 578.5 miles

$120 - $180

Fly Berlin Tegel to Paris Orly, train  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Paris Orly (ORY) TXL - ORY
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord to Calais Ville

$166 - $504

Fly Berlin Tegel to Brussels, train  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Brussels (BRU) TXL - BRU
  2. Take the train from Brussels - Midi to Gare de Lille Europe
  3. Take the train from Lille Europe to Calais-Fréthun

$109 - $303

Fly Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG, train  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Paris CDG (CDG) TXL - 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

$105 - $267

Fly Berlin Schoenefeld to Brussels, train  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) to Brussels (BRU) SXF - BRU
  2. Take the train from Brussels - Midi to Gare de Lille Europe
  3. Take the train from Lille Europe to Calais-Fréthun

$88 - $263

Fly Berlin Tegel to Amsterdam, train  •  9 h 15 min

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

$180 - $417

Fly Berlin Schoenefeld to Amsterdam, train  •  9 h 26 min

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

$154 - $327

Fly Berlin Tegel to Dusseldorf, train  •  9 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Dusseldorf (DUS) TXL - DUS
  2. Take the train from Düsseldorf to Brussels - Midi
  3. Take the train from Brussels - Midi to Gare de Lille Europe
  4. Take the train from Lille Europe to Calais-Fréthun

$161 - $324

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Berlin to Calais is to bus which costs 45€ - 90€ and takes 18 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin to Calais is to fly and train which costs 140€ - 450€ and takes 7 h 41 min.

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The distance between Berlin and Calais is 814 km. The road distance is 925.7 km.

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It takes approximately 11 h 11 min to get from Berlin to Calais, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Berlin to Calais. However, there are services departing from Berlin, S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf/Memhardstr. and arriving at Calais via S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf, Berlin Kaiserdamm and Lille. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 9 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Berlin to Calais. However, there are services departing from Berlin Hbf (tief) and arriving at Calais Ville via Essen Hbf, Brussels - Midi, Lille Europe and Calais-Fréthun. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 11 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Berlin to Calais is 926 km. It takes approximately 8 h 37 min to drive from Berlin to Calais.

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Berlin to Calais bus services, operated by Eurolines DE, depart from Berlin station.

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Map of how to get from Berlin to Calais.
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  • Distance: 508.5 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 11 min

What companies run services between Berlin, Germany and Calais, France?

You can take a train from Berlin to Calais via Essen Hbf, Brussels - Midi, Gare de Lille Europe, Lille Europe, and Calais-Fréthun in around 11 h 11 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Berlin to Calais via U Kaiserdamm, Berlin, Berlin central bus station, and Brussels, Brussels-North station in around 18 h 24 min.

Airlines
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Brussels via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$85 - $480
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Amsterdam via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $150
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Brussels via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,500
Aigle Azur
Website
aigle-azur.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $230
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Brussels via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Brussels via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Amsterdam via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$16 - $210
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris Orly via London City
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Essen Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brusel Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Essen Hbf to Brussels - Midi
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$80 - $110
1st Class
$110 - $160
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $70
Train from Schiphol Airport to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$80 - $110
1st Class
$110 - $160
Train from Düsseldorf to Brussels - Midi
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$70 - $100
1st Class
$100 - $140
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Brussels - Midi to Gare de Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $30
1st Class
$44 - $47
Train from Lille Europe to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $29
1st Class
$42 - $45
Train from Paris Nord to Calais Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$95 - $130
Train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
SNCF
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Contact Details
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
$20 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $29
1st Class
$27 - $45
Train from Lille Flandres to Calais Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $29
1st Class
$27 - $45
Bus operators
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Lille
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Calais
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Berlin Kaiserdamm to Lille
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
eurolines.de
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus and ferry from Lille to Calais
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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