There are 6 ways to get from Caen to Calais by train, bus, rideshare 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

Train TGV  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Caen to Paris St Lazare Ic
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord to Calais Ville Tgv

$103 - $131

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Caen to Amiens 712 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Amiens to Calais Ouibus

$20 - $32

4 alternative options

Train via Amiens  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Caen to Rouen-Rive-Droite
  2. Take the train from Rouen-Rive-Droite to Amiens
  3. Take the train from Amiens to Calais Ville

$78 - $114

Bus, train  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Caen to Lille
  2. Take the train from Lille Flandres to Calais Ville

$34 - $63

Rideshare  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Caen to Calais 216.7 miles

$25

Drive  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Caen to Calais 215.8 miles

$45 - $70

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Caen to Calais is to rideshare which costs 22€ and takes 4 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Caen to Calais is to drive which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 3 h 15 min.

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The distance between Caen and Calais is 252 km. The road distance is 345.2 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 46 min to get from Caen to Calais, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Caen to Calais. However, there are services departing from Caen and arriving at Calais via Amiens. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Caen to Calais. However, there are services departing from Caen and arriving at Calais Ville via Haussmann St Lazare and Paris Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 46 min.

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Map of how to get from Caen to Calais.
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  • Distance: 157.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 46 min

What companies run services between Caen, France and Calais, France?

You can take a train from Caen to Calais via Paris St Lazare, Haussmann St Lazare, Magenta, and Paris Nord in around 4 h 46 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Caen to Calais via Amiens in around 6 h 50 min.

Train operators
SNCF
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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Caen to Paris St Lazare
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $80
Train from Caen to Rouen-Rive-Droite
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
Train from Rouen-Rive-Droite to Amiens
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Train from Amiens to Calais Ville
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$28 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
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
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
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
Bus operators
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Caen to Amiens
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Caen to Amiens
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Schedules at
isilines.com
Bus from Caen to Lille
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $35
Schedules at
isilines.com
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Amiens to Calais
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Ouibus
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Caen to Calais
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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