There are 5 ways to get from Calais to Tours by train, bus, car, car train or plane

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Train  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Calais Ville to Paris Nord Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to St-Pierre-des-Corps Tgv

$115 - $133

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Bus FlixBus  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Calais to Paris, Paris 753
  2. Take the bus from Paris Centre - Bercy to Tours Ouibus

$25 - $40

3 alternative options

Bus Isilines  •  8 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Calais Ferry to Paris Gallieni
  2. Take the bus from Paris - Gallieni to Tours

$32 - $48

Drive  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Calais to Tours 323.3 miles

$65 - $100

Eurotunnel, train, fly  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  2. Take the train from Folkestone Central to St Pancras International
  3. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Tours St Symphorien (TUF) STN - TUF

$284 - $408

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No, there is no direct bus from Calais to Tours. However, there are services departing from Calais and arriving at Tours via Paris Centre - Bercy. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 16 min.

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The distance between Calais and Tours is 404 km. The road distance is 517.3 km.

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The best way to get from Calais to Tours without a car is to train which takes 4 h 28 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 28 min to get from Calais to Tours, including transfers.

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Calais to Tours bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Calais station.

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The best way to get from Calais to Tours is to train which takes 4 h 28 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 16 min.

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The quickest flight from London Stansted Airport to Tours St Symphorien Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Calais to Tours bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Tours station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Calais to Tours is 517 km. It takes approximately 4 h 49 min to drive from Calais to Tours.

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Ryanair offers flights from London Stansted Airport to Tours St Symphorien Airport.

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Map of how to get from Calais to Tours.
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  • Distance: 252.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 28 min

What companies run services between Calais, France and Tours, France?

You can take a train from Calais to Tours via Paris Nord, Gare du Nord, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, and Paris Montparnasse in around 4 h 28 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Calais to Tours via Paris, Paris and Paris Centre - Bercy in around 8 h 16 min.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Tours St Symphorien
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$21 - $220
Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Calais Ville to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$95 - $130
Train from Paris Montparnasse to St-Pierre-des-Corps
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
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
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Calais to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Paris Centre - Bercy to Tours
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
Ouibus
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Calais Ferry to Paris Gallieni
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
isilines.com
Bus from Paris - Gallieni to Tours
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Schedules at
isilines.com

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