There are 12 ways to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Caen by train, car ferry, bus, bus and ferry, car, car train, subway or plane

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  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar Eurostar
  2. Take the train from Paris St Lazare to Caen Ic

$118 - $307

Cheapest option

Bus, car ferry  •  12 h

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T5 to PORTSMOUTH, The Hard National Express / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Portsmouth to Caen-Ouistreham

$48 - $127

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Train, car ferry  •  10 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Woking to Portsmouth & Southsea
  2. Take the car ferry from Portsmouth to Caen-Ouistreham

$61 - $149

Bus and ferry, bus  •  13 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Caen 713 / ...

$76 - $130

Drive, carferry  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Newhaven Ferry Port
  2. Take the carferry from Newhaven Ferry Port to Dieppe
  3. Drive from Dieppe to Caen

$55 - $144

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Caen

$238 - $271

Train, Tube, train to Southend, fly to Caen  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Heathrow Terminal 5 to London Paddington
  2. Take the Tube from Lancaster Gate Underground Station to Liverpool Street Underground Station
  3. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
  4. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Caen (CFR) SEN - CFR

$88 - $723

Fly London Heathrow to Caen  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Caen (CFR) LHR - CFR

$135 - $606

Fly London Heathrow to Paris CDG, train  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Paris CDG (CDG) LHR - CDG
  2. Take the train from Paris St Lazare to Caen

$102 - $315

Bus to London Gatwick, fly to Paris CDG, train  •  7 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to South Terminal Bus Station
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Paris CDG (CDG) LGW - CDG
  3. Take the train from Paris St Lazare to Caen

$92 - $247

Fly London City to Paris Orly, train  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Paris Orly (ORY) LCY - ORY
  2. Take the train from Paris St Lazare to Caen

$180 - $1,529

Bus to London Luton, fly to Paris CDG, train  •  8 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Luton Airport London
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Paris CDG (CDG) LTN - CDG
  3. Take the train from Paris St Lazare to Caen

$103 - $259

Questions & Answers

The distance between Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station and Caen is 159 miles.

The best way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Caen without a car is to train which takes 6 h 54 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 54 min to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Caen, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Caen is to train which takes 6 h 54 min and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs and takes 6 h 41 min.

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The quickest flight from Southend Airport to Caen Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Caen is 1 h ahead of Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station. It is currently 12:46 PM in Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station and 1:46 PM in Caen.

Flybe offers flights from Southend Airport to Caen Airport.

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There are 647+ hotels available in Caen. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to London Heathrow Airport is to train which takes 3 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Caen.
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  • Distance: 158.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 54 min

What companies run services between Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station, England and Caen, France?

You can take a train from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Caen via King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, London St. Pancras International, Paris Nord Eurostar, Magenta, Haussmann St Lazare, and Paris St Lazare in around 6 h 54 min. Alternatively, Air France, British Airways and four other airlines fly from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Caen every 4 hours.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Flights from London Gatwick to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Flights from London City to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $39,000
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Caen via Paris CDG, Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from London Heathrow to Caen via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from London Heathrow to Caen via Paris CDG, Lyon
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,400
Flights from London Heathrow to Caen via Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from London Heathrow to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Flights from London Luton to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southend to Caen
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $320
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Caen via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Caen via Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Chalair Aviation
Website
chalair.eu
Flights from London Heathrow to Caen via Nantes
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Train operators
Eurostar
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris St Lazare to Caen
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $80
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
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Lancaster Gate Underground Station to Liverpool Street Underground Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
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 Heathrow Airport London T5 to PORTSMOUTH, The Hard
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to South Terminal Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Luton Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
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 Lille to Caen
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Lille to Caen
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators
Brittany Ferries
Phone
0330 159 7000
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.com
Website
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Portsmouth to Caen-Ouistreham
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $110
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Book at
directferries.co.uk
Adult
$35 - $45
Car
$75 - $110
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfdsseaways.co.uk
Car ferry from Newhaven Ferry Port to Dieppe
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $80
Book at
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
$26 - $35
Reclining Seat
$33
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
$16
2-bed inside cabin
$55 - $80

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Trips from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station