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There are 4 ways to get from Boulogne-sur-Mer to London by train, bus, car train, car or car ferry

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Train  •  2h 29m

  1. Take the train from Boulogne Tintelleries to Calais Frethun Ter
  2. Take the train from Calais Frethun to London St Pancras Eurostar Eil

£65 - £315

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Bus  •  6h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Calais Cité Europe to London 450

£16 - £24

2 alternative options

Eurotunnel, drive  •  2h 7m

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

£145 - £152

Car ferry, drive  •  3h 34m

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

£21 - £70

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The cheapest way to get from Boulogne-sur-Mer to London is to bus which costs 18€ - 27€ and takes 6h 12m.

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The quickest way to get from Boulogne-sur-Mer to London is to Eurotunnel and drive which costs 160€ - 170€ and takes 2h 7m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Boulogne-sur-Mer to London. However, there are services departing from BOULOGNE-SUR-MER - Dernier Sou - N°28 - Abri and arriving at London via Calais Cité Europe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 12m.

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No, there is no direct train from Boulogne-sur-Mer to London. However, there are services departing from Boulogne Tintelleries and arriving at London St Pancras Eurostar via Calais Frethun. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 29m.

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The distance between Boulogne-sur-Mer and London is 93 miles.

The best way to get from Boulogne-sur-Mer to London without a car is to train which takes 2h 29m and costs 70€ - 350€.

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It takes approximately 2h 29m to get from Boulogne-sur-Mer to London, including transfers.

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Boulogne-sur-Mer to London bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Calais Cité Europe station.

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Boulogne-sur-Mer to London train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Boulogne Tintelleries station.

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The best way to get from Boulogne-sur-Mer to London is to train which takes 2h 29m and costs 70€ - 350€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 18€ - 27€ and takes 6h 12m.

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Map of how to get from Boulogne-sur-Mer to London.
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  • Distance: 93.4 miles
  • Duration: 2h 29m

What companies run services between Boulogne-sur-Mer, France and London, England?

You can take a train from Boulogne-sur-Mer to London King's Cross via Calais Frethun in around 2h 29m. Alternatively, Eurolines FR operates a bus from Calais Cité Europe to London twice daily. Tickets cost £16 - £24 and the journey takes 4h 15m.

Train operators
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Boulogne Tintelleries to Calais Frethun
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£5 - £16
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
£5 - £8
Rail 1st Class
£10 - £16
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£131
Website
Eurotunnel
Bus operators
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Calais Cité Europe to London
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£16 - £24
Website
Eurolines FR
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfds.com
Car ferry from Calais to Dover
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£4 - £45
Website
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
£20 - £25
Reclining Seat
£24
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
£4
2-bed inside cabin
£30 - £45

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Boulogne-sur-Mer to London bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at London station.

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London is 1h behind Boulogne-sur-Mer. It is currently 11:10 PM in Boulogne-sur-Mer and 10:10 PM in London.

Boulogne-sur-Mer to London train services, operated by Eurostar, arrive at London St Pancras Eurostar station.

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