There are 6 ways to get from Cheltenham 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 Birmingham New Street  •  5 h 26 min

  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 St Pancras International to Folkestone Central
  4. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais

$289 - $392

Cheapest option

Drive, carferry  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Cheltenham to Dover
  2. Take the carferry from Dover to Calais

$65 - $94

4 alternative options

Train Great Western Railway, Eurotunnel  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London Charing Cross to Folkestone Central
  3. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais

$273 - $347

Bus, train, Eurotunnel  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Royal Well Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street East (Stop C6) 853
  2. Take the bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Marble Arch X90
  3. Take the train from London Charing Cross to Folkestone Central
  4. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais

$238 - $265

Bus, Eurotunnel  •  8 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Cheltenham to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Folkestone, Bus Station 021
  3. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais

$199 - $207

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  3 h 43 min

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

$210 - $227

Questions & Answers

The distance between Cheltenham and Eurotunnel Calais Terminal is 182 miles.

The best way to get from Cheltenham to Eurotunnel Calais Terminal without a car is to train and Eurotunnel which takes 5 h 26 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 26 min to get from Cheltenham to Eurotunnel Calais Terminal, including transfers.

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There are 359+ hotels available in Eurotunnel Calais Terminal. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cheltenham to Eurotunnel Calais Terminal.
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  • Distance: 181.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 26 min

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

There is no direct connection from Cheltenham to Eurotunnel Calais Terminal. However, you can take the train to Birmingham New Street, take the train to London Euston, 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 Cheltenham to Eurotunnel Calais Terminal via London Paddington, Paddington Underground Station, Charing Cross Underground Station, London Charing Cross, Folkestone Central, Folkestone Central Railway Station, Cheriton, Tesco, Folkestone, and Calais in around 6 h 19 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
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
$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 Charing Cross to Folkestone Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 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
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
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cheltenham Spa to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
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
Bus operators
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 (Stop C6)
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
swanbrook.co.uk
Oxford Bus Company
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Marble Arch
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
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 Cheltenham to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Folkestone, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Ferry operators

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