There are 4 ways to get from Calais to Mons by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Calais Ville to Lille Flandres
  2. Take the train from Lille Flandres to Mons Ic

$29 - $42

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Calais to Lille Calais > Dunkerque > Lille > Paris centre - Bercy / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station Lille > Bruxelles centre - gare Midi > Bruxelles - Zaventem aéroport

$17 - $28

2 alternative options

Train TGV  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Lille Flandres to Mons Ic

$34 - $55

Drive  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Calais to Mons 115.8 miles

$24 - $40

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

You can take a train from Calais to Mons via Lille Flandres in around 3 h 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Calais to Mons via Lille, Brussels City Center - Midi Train station, Bruxelles-Midi, Soignies, and Soignies Gare in around 5 h 15 min.

Train operators
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Calais Ville to Lille Flandres
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $35
1st Class
$29 - $45
Train from Lille Flandres to Mons
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$12 - $18
1st Class
$19 - $30
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $21
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $21
1st Class
$24 - $40
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe Eurostar
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $60
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$13 - $60
Premier
$35 - $65
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Calais to Lille
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lille to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Ouibus

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Calais to Mons?

The distance between Calais and Mons is 158 km. The road distance is 185 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Calais to Mons?

The cheapest way to get from Calais to Mons is to bus which costs 14€ - 24€ and takes 5 h 15 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Calais to Mons?

The quickest way to get from Calais to Mons is to drive which takes 1 h 48 min and costs 20€ - 30€.

Is there a direct train between Calais and Mons?

No, there is no direct train from Calais to Mons. However, there are services departing from Calais Ville and arriving at Mons via Lille Flandres. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 27 min.

How long does it take to get from Calais to Mons?

It takes approximately 3 h 27 min to get from Calais to Mons, including transfers.