There are 6 ways to get from Calais to London Paddington Station by car train, bus, train, subway, car ferry, night bus 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  •  2 h 49 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

$214 - $231

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Calais to London Ouibus

$23 - $30

4 alternative options

Car ferry, bus  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  2. Take the bus from Dover, Eastern Docks (Ferry Port) to Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd 007 / ...

$38 - $53

Night bus  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the night bus from Calais to London Ouibus

$23 - $32

Eurotunnel, drive  •  1 h 53 min

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

$189 - $197

Car ferry, drive  •  3 h 8 min

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

$42 - $60

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Calais to London Paddington Station is to bus which costs 19€ - 26€ and takes 6 h 5 min.

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

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

It takes approximately 2 h 49 min to get from Calais to London Paddington Station, including transfers.

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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 5 min.

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

Ouibus operates a bus from Calais to London Paddington Station every 20 minutes. 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
$174
Website
eurotunnel.com
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
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
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 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Dover, Eastern Docks (Ferry Port) to Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Ferry operators

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