There are 5 ways to get from Eastbourne to Calais by train, bus, car train, 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  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Eastbourne to Ashford International
  2. Take the train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Calais-Fréthun Est

$63 - $92

Cheapest option

Drive, car ferry  •  2 h 5 min

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

$38 - $56

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Eastbourne to Ashford International
  2. Take the bus from Canterbury to Calais Ouibus

$44 - $64

Bus, Eurotunnel  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Eastbourne Town Centre, Cornfield Road (Hyde Gardens) to Hastings Town Centre, Harold Place (Queen's Road)
  2. Take the bus from Lydd, Camp (Lydd Camp) to Folkestone, Bus Station
  3. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais

$204

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  1 h 43 min

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

$186 - $191

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Eastbourne to Calais is to drive and car ferry which costs £28 - £45 and takes 2 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Eastbourne to Calais is to drive and Eurotunnel which costs £140 - £145 and takes 1 h 43 min.

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The distance between Eastbourne and Calais is 70 miles.

It takes approximately 3 h 36 min to get from Eastbourne to Calais, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Eastbourne to Calais. However, there are services departing from Eastbourne and arriving at Calais Ville via Ashford(Kent) Int. and Calais-Fréthun. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 36 min.

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What companies run services between Eastbourne, England and Calais, France?

You can take a train from Eastbourne to Calais via Ashford International, Ashford(Kent) Int., and Calais-Fréthun in around 3 h 36 min.

Train operators
Eurostar
Rome2rio's guide to Eurostar
Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$29 - $40
Premier
$45 - $60
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
$174
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Canterbury to Calais
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Ouibus
Stagecoach in Hastings
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Eastbourne Town Centre, Cornfield Road (Hyde Gardens) to Hastings Town Centre, Harold Place (Queen's Road)
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Lydd, Camp (Lydd Camp) to Folkestone, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Ferry operators

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