There are 6 ways to get from Calais to London Paddington Station by train, bus, night bus, car train, car or car ferry

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  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to London St. Pancras International Est

$50 - $113

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Calais to London Paris Centre - Bercy > Calais > Douvres > Londres / ...

$23 - $31

4 alternative options

Night bus, bus  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take the night bus from Calais to Canterbury Paris Centre - Bercy > Calais > Douvres > Canterbury > Londres / ...
  2. Take the bus from Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop) to Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd 022 / ...

$29 - $42

Night bus, train  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Take the night bus from Calais to Canterbury Paris Centre - Bercy > Calais > Douvres > Canterbury > Londres / ...
  2. Take the train from Canterbury East to London Victoria

$51 - $79

Eurotunnel, drive  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  2. Drive from Folkestone to London Paddington Station

$198 - $206

Car ferry, drive  •  2 h 53 min

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

$43 - $62

What companies run services between Calais, France and London Paddington Station, England?

Eurostar operates a train from Calais to London Paddington Station 3 times a day. Tickets cost $40 - $95 and the journey takes 1 h 4 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Calais to London Paddington Station every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $20 - $28 and the journey takes 5 h 25 min.

Train operators
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Calais-Fréthun to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $95
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$40 - $95
Premier
$90 - $110
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
$183
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Calais to London
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
Ouibus
Night bus from Calais to Canterbury
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
Ouibus
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop) to Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Calais and London Paddington Station is 155 km.

The cheapest way to get from Calais to London Paddington Station is to bus which costs 19€ - 26€ and takes 6 h 4 min.

The quickest way to get from Calais to London Paddington Station is to Eurotunnel and drive which takes 1 h 53 min and costs 160€ - 170€.

No, there is no direct bus from Calais to London Paddington Station. However, there are services departing from Calais and arriving at Paddington, Westbourne Terrace via Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 4 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 25 min to get from Calais to London Paddington Station, including transfers.