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There are 6 ways to get from Holyhead to Calais Ferry Port by train, car ferry, bus, car or car train

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  •  6h 28m

  1. Take the train from Holyhead to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Calais-Fréthun Est

$200 - $338

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  16h 44m

  1. Take the train from Holyhead to Llandudno Junction
  2. Take the bus from Llandudno Junction to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
  3. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to London Victoria Coach Station
  4. Take the bus from London to Calais

$52 - $91

4 alternative options

Train, car ferry  •  8h 42m

  1. Take the train from Holyhead to London Euston
  2. Take the train from St Pancras International to Dover Priory
  3. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais

$214 - $328

Train, bus, car ferry  •  13h 30m

  1. Take the train from Holyhead to Shrewsbury
  2. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Smethwick Galton Bridge
  3. Take the train from Smethwick Galton Bridge to London Euston
  4. Take the bus from London Walworth to Dover 007
  5. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais

$148 - $215

Drive, car ferry  •  6h 41m

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

$102 - $147

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  6h 43m

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

$269 - $309

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Holyhead to Calais Ferry Port is to train and bus which costs £40 - £70 and takes 16h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Holyhead to Calais Ferry Port is to train which costs £150 - £260 and takes 6h 28m.

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No, there is no direct train from Holyhead to Calais Ferry Port. However, there are services departing from Holyhead and arriving at Calais Ville via London St. Pancras International and Calais-Fréthun. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 28m.

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The distance between Holyhead and Calais Ferry Port is 321 miles.

The best way to get from Holyhead to Calais Ferry Port without a car is to train which takes 6h 28m and costs £150 - £260.

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It takes approximately 6h 28m to get from Holyhead to Calais Ferry Port, including transfers.

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Holyhead to Calais Ferry Port train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, depart from Holyhead station.

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Calais Ferry Port is 1h ahead of Holyhead. It is currently 9:46 AM in Holyhead and 10:46 AM in Calais Ferry Port.

Holyhead to Calais Ferry Port train services, operated by Eurostar, arrive at Calais-Fréthun station.

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There are 218+ hotels available in Calais Ferry Port. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Holyhead to Calais Ferry Port.
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  • Distance: 320.9 miles
  • Duration: 6h 28m

What companies run services between Holyhead, Wales and Calais Ferry Port, France?

You can take a train from Holyhead to Calais Ferry Port via London Euston, London St. Pancras International, and Calais-Fréthun in around 6h 28m.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to London Euston
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $240
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$95 - $140
Anytime Day Single
$150 - $240
Train from Holyhead to Llandudno Junction
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $45
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $90
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$40 - $90
Premier
$85 - $110
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
First Anytime Day Single
$80 - $120
Train from Shrewsbury to Smethwick Galton Bridge
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $23
First Anytime Day Single
$24 - $40
Train from Holyhead to Llandudno Junction
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $25
First Anytime Day Single
$25 - $40
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Shrewsbury to Smethwick Galton Bridge
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $22
Train from Smethwick Galton Bridge to London Euston
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $65
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
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 London Walworth to Dover
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
National Express
Bus from Llandudno Junction to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
National Express
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
National Express
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 London to Calais
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators

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