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There are 4 ways to get from Hastings to Calais by train, bus, car train, taxi 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.

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Train  •  3 h 3 min

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

$52 - $77

3 alternative options

Bus, Eurotunnel  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Hastings Town Centre, station to Rye, Railway Station 70
  2. Take the bus from Rye, Railway Station to Folkestone, Bus Station
  3. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais

$171

Taxi, Eurotunnel  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hastings to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais

$274 - $292

Taxi, car ferry  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hastings to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais

$156 - $191

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hastings to Calais is to train which costs £35 - £60 and takes 3 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hastings to Calais is to taxi and Eurotunnel which costs £210 - £230 and takes 1 h 17 min.

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

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The distance between Hastings and Calais is 57 miles.

The best way to get from Hastings to Calais without a car is to train which takes 3 h 3 min and costs £35 - £60.

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

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Hastings to Calais train services, operated by Southern, depart from Hastings station.

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Calais is 1 h ahead of Hastings. It is currently 7:15 PM in Hastings and 8:15 PM in Calais.

Hastings to Calais train services, operated by Eurostar, arrive at Calais-Fréthun station.

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There are 247+ hotels available in Calais. Prices start at $66 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Hastings to Calais.
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  • Distance: 56.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 3 min

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

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

Train operators
Eurostar
Rome2rio's guide to Eurostar
Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
4 times a week
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
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Hastings
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Hastings Town Centre, station to Rye, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Rye, Railway Station to Folkestone, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Ferry operators
Other operators
Taxi from Hastings to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Sussex Cars Eastbourne
Phone
+44 1323 726726
Website
726726.co.uk
Mini Bus Taxi
Phone
+44 7944 422074
Website
airporttaxieastbourne.co.uk

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