There are 6 ways to get from Calais to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) by car train, bus, train, subway, car ferry 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

Eurotunnel, bus, train, Tube  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  2. Take the bus from Cheriton, Tesco to Folkestone Central Railway Station
  3. Take the train from Folkestone Central to St Pancras International
  4. Take the Tube from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground
  5. Take the train from London Paddington to Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3

$227 - $263

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Calais to London Ouibus

$23 - $32

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Car ferry, train, Tube  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  2. Take the train from Dover Priory to St Pancras International
  3. Take the Tube from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Heathrow Terminals 1-2-3 Underground Station

$68 - $99

Car ferry, bus  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  2. Take the bus from Dover, Eastern Docks (Ferry Port) to Walworth, Dunton Road 007 / ...

$42 - $57

Eurotunnel, drive  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  2. Drive from Folkestone to London Heathrow Airport (LHR)

$186 - $196

Car ferry, drive  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  2. Drive from Dover to London Heathrow Airport (LHR)

$46 - $68

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Calais to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to bus which costs 20€ - 29€ and takes 6 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Calais to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to Eurotunnel and drive which costs 160€ - 175€ and takes 2 h 2 min.

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The distance between Calais and London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is 171 km.

It takes approximately 3 h 10 min to get from Calais to London Heathrow Airport (LHR), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Calais to London Heathrow Airport (LHR). However, there are services departing from Calais and arriving at London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 via London Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 24 min.

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Map of how to get from Calais to London Heathrow Airport (LHR).
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  • Distance: 106.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 10 min

What companies run services between Calais, France and London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England?

Ouibus operates a bus from Calais to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) once daily. Tickets cost $19 - $27 and the journey takes 5 h 25 min.

Train operators
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$167
Website
eurotunnel.com
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Folkestone Central to St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Train from Dover Priory to St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Heathrow Terminals 1-2-3 Underground Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cheriton, Tesco to Folkestone Central Railway Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
National Express
Ferry operators

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