There are 3 ways to get from Calais to Kortrijk by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2h 19m

  1. Take the train from Calais Ville to Lille Flandres Ter
  2. Take the train from Lille Flandres to Courtrai Ter

23€ - 39€

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Bus, line 804 bus  •  3h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Calais to Lille BlaBlaBus / ...
  2. Take the line 804 bus from Lille to Kortrijk 804 / ...

13€ - 16€

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Drive  •  1h 21m

  1. Drive from Calais to Kortrijk 124.3 km

15€ - 22€

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The cheapest way to get from Calais to Kortrijk is to bus and line 804 bus which costs 13€ - 17€ and takes 3h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Calais to Kortrijk is to drive which costs 15€ - 22€ and takes 1h 21m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Calais to Kortrijk. However, there are services departing from Calais and arriving at Kortrijk via Lille. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 20m.

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No, there is no direct train from Calais to Kortrijk. However, there are services departing from Calais Ville and arriving at Courtrai via Lille Flandres. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 19m.

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The distance between Calais and Kortrijk is 100 km. The road distance is 124.3 km.

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The best way to get from Calais to Kortrijk without a car is to train which takes 2h 19m and costs 22€ - 40€.

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It takes approximately 2h 19m to get from Calais to Kortrijk, including transfers.

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Calais to Kortrijk bus services, operated by Blablabus, depart from Calais station.

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Calais to Kortrijk train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Calais Ville station.

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The best way to get from Calais to Kortrijk is to train which takes 2h 19m and costs 22€ - 40€. Alternatively, you can bus and line 804 bus, which costs 13€ - 17€ and takes 3h 20m.

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Map of how to get from Calais to Kortrijk.
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  • Distance: 99.8 km
  • Duration: 2h 19m

What companies run services between Calais, France and Kortrijk, Belgium?

You can take a train from Calais to Kortrijk via Lille Flandres in around 2h 19m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Calais to Kortrijk via Lille in around 3h 20m.

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 Calais Ville to Lille Flandres
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
16€ - 28€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
16€ - 20€
1st Class
26€ - 28€
Train from Lille Flandres to Courtrai
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 12€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
6€ - 8€
1st Class
7€ - 12€
Bus operators
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Calais to Lille
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
8€ - 11€
Website
Blablabus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Calais, Calais Terminal Ferry to Lille
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
8€ - 11€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Lille to Kortrijk
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
5€ - 6€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Calais to Kortrijk bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Kortrijk station.

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Calais to Kortrijk train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Courtrai station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Calais to Kortrijk is 124 km. It takes approximately 1h 21m to drive from Calais to Kortrijk.

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