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There are 5 ways to get from Euston Road to Calais by train, bus, night bus, car ferry, car or car train

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Recommended option

Train  •  2h 18m

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Calais Frethun Eil

74€ - 342€

Cheapest option

Drive, car ferry  •  3h 6m

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

19€ - 71€

3 alternative options

Bus  •  6h 18m

  1. Take the bus from London to Calais Ferry 450

20€ - 29€

Night bus, car ferry  •  6h 43m

  1. Take the night bus from London, London Victoria Coach Station to Dover, Dover N700 / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais

31€ - 43€

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  1h 59m

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

160€ - 167€

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Calais is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Calais is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Calais is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 130 000.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Euston Road to Calais is to bus which costs £18 - £26 and takes 6h 18m.

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The quickest way to get from Euston Road to Calais is to drive and Eurotunnel which costs £140 - £150 and takes 1h 59m.

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No, there is no direct train from Euston Road to Calais. However, there are services departing from London St Pancras Eurostar and arriving at Calais Ville via Calais Frethun. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 18m.

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The distance between Euston Road and Calais is 152 km.

The best way to get from Euston Road to Calais without a car is to train which takes 2h 18m and costs £65 - £310.

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It takes approximately 2h 18m to get from Euston Road to Calais, including transfers.

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Euston Road to Calais train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from London St Pancras Eurostar station.

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The best way to get from Euston Road to Calais is to train which takes 2h 18m and costs £65 - £310. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £18 - £26 and takes 6h 18m.

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Euston Road to Calais train services, operated by Eurostar, arrive at Calais Frethun station.

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There are 120+ hotels available in Calais. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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  • Distance: 152.5 km
  • Duration: 2h 18m

What companies run services between Euston Road, England and Calais, France?

Eurostar operates a train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Calais Frethun 4 times a day. Tickets cost 70€ - 330€ and the journey takes 1h 1m. Alternatively, Eurolines FR operates a bus from London to Calais Ferry every 4 hours. Tickets cost 18€ - 26€ and the journey takes 5h.

Train operators
Eurostar
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
146€
Website
Eurotunnel
Bus operators
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from London to Calais Ferry
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
18€ - 26€
Website
Eurolines FR
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from London, London Victoria Coach Station to Dover, Dover
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
9€ - 11€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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