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There are 5 ways to get from Calais to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) by car train, train, car ferry, bus or car

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Recommended option

Eurotunnel, train  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  2. Take the train from Folkestone Central to St Pancras International

$249 - $285

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Calais to London Ouibus

$23 - $32

3 alternative options

Car ferry, bus  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  2. Take the bus from Dover, Eastern Docks to Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd 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)

$191 - $201

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 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Calais to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to Eurotunnel and drive which costs 165€ - 175€ and takes 2 h 2 min.

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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 Heathrow Airport London T2,3 via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 20 min.

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

The best way to get from Calais to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) without a car is to Eurotunnel and train which takes 4 h 45 min and costs 210€ - 250€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 45 min to get from Calais to London Heathrow Airport (LHR), including transfers.

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Calais to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from Calais station.

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Calais to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at London station.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is 1 h behind Calais. It is currently 11:13 PM in Calais and 10:13 PM in London Heathrow Airport (LHR).

There are 6643+ hotels available in London Heathrow Airport (LHR). Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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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: 4 h 45 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) twice 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
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Southeastern
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Dover, Eastern Docks to Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 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 London
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators

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