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There are 3 ways to get from Calais to Mons by train or car

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Train via Lille Flandres  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Calais Ville to Lille Flandres
  2. Take the train from Gare de Lille Flandres to Gare de Tournai
  3. Take the train from Tournai / Doornik to Mons / Bergen Ic / ...

Cheapest option

Train  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Gare de Calais Ville to Gare de Lille Flandres
  2. Take the train from Gare de Lille Flandres to Gare de Tournai
  3. Take the train from Tournai / Doornik to Mons / Bergen Ic / ...

$7 - $11

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Calais to Mons 115.8 miles

$24 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Calais to Mons is to train which costs 6€ - 10€ and takes 3 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Calais to Mons is to drive which costs 21€ - 35€ and takes 1 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Calais to Mons. However, there are services departing from Calais Ville and arriving at Mons / Bergen via Gare de Lille Flandres and Tournai / Doornik. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 4 min.

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The distance between Calais and Mons is 158 km. The road distance is 185.2 km.

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The best way to get from Calais to Mons without a car is to train which takes 3 h 4 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 4 min to get from Calais to Mons, including transfers.

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Calais to Mons train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Calais Ville station.

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Calais to Mons train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Mons / Bergen station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Calais to Mons is 185 km. It takes approximately 1 h 48 min to drive from Calais to Mons.

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There are 88+ hotels available in Mons. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Calais to Mons.
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  • Distance: 98.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 4 min

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

You can take a train from Calais to Mons via Lille Flandres, Gare de Lille Flandres, Gare de Tournai, and Tournai / Doornik in around 3 h 4 min.

Train operators
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
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
$21 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$27 - $45
Train from Gare de Lille Flandres to Gare de Tournai
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
bretagne.prod.navitia.com
Train from Gare de Calais Ville to Gare de Lille Flandres
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
bretagne.prod.navitia.com
Sncf Ter
Website
bretagne.prod.navitia.com
Train from Gare de Lille Flandres to Gare de Tournai
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
bretagne.prod.navitia.com
Train from Gare de Calais Ville to Gare de Lille Flandres
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
bretagne.prod.navitia.com
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Tournai / Doornik to Mons / Bergen
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$11 - $16

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