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There are 6 ways to get from Cheltenham to Calais Ferry Port by train, bus, car ferry, car or car train

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  •  5h 6m

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to London Euston
  3. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Calais-Fréthun Est

$129 - $269

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9h

  1. Take the bus from Cheltenham to London Victoria Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from London to Calais Ouibus

$21 - $28

4 alternative options

Train, bus, car ferry  •  7h 55m

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to London Paddington
  2. Take the bus from London Elephant and Castle to Dover 007
  3. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais

$102 - $169

Bus, train, car ferry  •  9h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Royal Well Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street East 853
  2. Take the bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Victoria, Buckingham Palace Road Bressenden Place X90
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Dover Priory
  4. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais

$76 - $119

Drive, car ferry  •  3h 46m

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

$64 - $92

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  3h 43m

  1. Drive from Cheltenham to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun

$231 - $254

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The cheapest way to get from Cheltenham to Calais Ferry Port is to bus which costs £15 - £22 and takes 9h.

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The quickest way to get from Cheltenham to Calais Ferry Port is to drive and Eurotunnel which costs £170 - £200 and takes 3h 43m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cheltenham to Calais Ferry Port. However, there are services departing from Cheltenham and arriving at Calais via London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h.

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No, there is no direct train from Cheltenham to Calais Ferry Port. However, there are services departing from Cheltenham Spa and arriving at Calais Ville via Birmingham New Street, London St. Pancras International and Calais-Fréthun. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 6m.

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The distance between Cheltenham and Calais Ferry Port is 182 miles.

The best way to get from Cheltenham to Calais Ferry Port without a car is to train which takes 5h 6m and costs £95 - £210.

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It takes approximately 5h 6m to get from Cheltenham to Calais Ferry Port, including transfers.

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Cheltenham to Calais Ferry Port bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Cheltenham station.

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Cheltenham to Calais Ferry Port train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Cheltenham Spa station.

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The best way to get from Cheltenham to Calais Ferry Port is to train which takes 5h 6m and costs £95 - £210. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £15 - £22 and takes 9h.

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Map of how to get from Cheltenham to Calais Ferry Port.
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  • Distance: 182.4 miles
  • Duration: 5h 6m

What companies run services between Cheltenham, England and Calais Ferry Port, France?

You can take a train from Cheltenham to Calais Ferry Port via Birmingham New Street, London Euston, London St. Pancras International, and Calais-Fréthun in around 5h 6m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cheltenham to Calais Ferry Port via London Victoria Coach Station and London in around 9h.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $90
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$40 - $90
Premier
$85 - $110
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cheltenham Spa to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $120
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Elephant and Castle to Dover
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
National Express
Bus from Cheltenham to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
National Express
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 London to Calais
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus
Swanbrook Coaches
Phone
1452 712386
Email
enquiries@swanbrook.co.uk
Website
swanbrook.co.uk
Bus from Royal Well Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street East
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
swanbrook.co.uk
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Victoria, Buckingham Palace Road Bressenden Place
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Victoria, Buckingham Palace Road Bressenden Place
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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Cheltenham to Calais Ferry Port bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Calais station.

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Calais Ferry Port is 1h ahead of Cheltenham. It is currently 11:42 AM in Cheltenham and 12:42 PM in Calais Ferry Port.

Cheltenham to Calais Ferry Port train services, operated by Eurostar, arrive at Calais-Fréthun station.

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There are 218+ hotels available in Calais Ferry Port. Prices start at $60 USD per night.

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