There are 6 ways to get from Cambridge to Eurotunnel Calais Terminal by train, car train, bus, 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, Eurotunnel via St Pancras International  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from St Pancras International to Folkestone Central
  3. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais

$247 - $276

Cheapest option

Drive, car ferry  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Cambridge to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais

$53 - $80

4 alternative options

Bus, train, Eurotunnel  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Cambridge to London Bow 010
  2. Take the train from Stratford International to Folkestone Central
  3. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais

$229 - $253

Train, Eurotunnel  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London Bridge
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Folkestone Central
  3. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais

$251 - $275

Train, Eurotunnel via London Bridge  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Folkestone Central
  3. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais

$252 - $277

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Cambridge to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais

$207 - $217

What companies run services between Cambridge, England and Eurotunnel Calais Terminal, France?

There is no direct connection from Cambridge to Eurotunnel Calais Terminal. However, you can take the train to London Kings Cross, take the walk to St Pancras International, take the train to Folkestone Central, take the walk to Folkestone Central Railway Station, take the bus to Cheriton, Tesco, take the walk to Folkestone, take the Eurotunnel to Calais, then take the walk to Eurotunnel Calais Terminal. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Cambridge to Eurotunnel Calais Terminal via London Bow, Bow Church DLR, Stratford New Town, Stratford International, Stratford International, Folkestone Central, Folkestone Central Railway Station, Cheriton, Tesco, Folkestone, and Calais in around 4 h 55 min.

Train operators
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from St Pancras International to Folkestone Central
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Train from Stratford International to Folkestone Central
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Train from London Bridge to Folkestone Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$183
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Ferry operators

Want to know more about travelling around France

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

Questions & Answers

How far is it from Cambridge to Eurotunnel Calais Terminal?

The distance between Cambridge and Eurotunnel Calais Terminal is 184 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Cambridge to Eurotunnel Calais Terminal?

The cheapest way to get from Cambridge to Eurotunnel Calais Terminal is to drive and car ferry which costs £35 - £60 and takes 3 h 41 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Cambridge to Eurotunnel Calais Terminal?

The quickest way to get from Cambridge to Eurotunnel Calais Terminal is to drive and Eurotunnel which takes 2 h 41 min and costs £145 - £160.

How long does it take to get from Cambridge to Eurotunnel Calais Terminal?

It takes approximately 4 h 6 min to get from Cambridge to Eurotunnel Calais Terminal, including transfers.