There are 4 ways to get from Gare de Lyon to Calais by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord to Calais Ville Tgv

$66 - $82

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Bus Ouibus  •  4 h

  1. Take the bus from Paris Centre - Bercy to Calais Ouibus

$10 - $15

2 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Calais 753

$18 - $30

Drive  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Gare de Lyon to Calais 180.6 miles

$35 - $60

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Paris Centre - Bercy and arriving at Calais. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Gare de Lyon to Calais. However, there are services departing from Paris Lyon Banlieue and arriving at Calais Ville via Paris Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 53 min.

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The distance between Gare de Lyon and Calais is 237 km. The road distance is 288.9 km.

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The best way to get from Gare de Lyon to Calais without a car is to train which takes 2 h 53 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 53 min to get from Gare de Lyon to Calais, including transfers.

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Gare de Lyon to Calais bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from Paris Centre - Bercy station.

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Gare de Lyon to Calais train services, operated by TGV, depart from Paris Nord station.

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The best way to get from Gare de Lyon to Calais is to train which takes 2 h 53 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h.

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Gare de Lyon to Calais bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Calais station.

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Gare de Lyon to Calais train services, operated by TGV, arrive at Calais Ville station.

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Map of how to get from Gare de Lyon to Calais.
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  • Distance: 148.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 53 min

What companies run services between Gare de Lyon, Île-de-France, France and Calais, France?

TGV operates a train from Gare de Lyon to Calais twice a week. Tickets cost $65 - $80 and the journey takes 1 h 46 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Gare de Lyon to Calais twice daily. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 3 h 45 min.

Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Nord to Calais Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $80
1st Class
$95 - $130
Bus operators
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 Paris Centre - Bercy to Calais
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris, Paris to Calais
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Gare de Lyon to Calais is 289 km. It takes approximately 2 h 46 min to drive from Gare de Lyon to Calais.

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