There are 5 ways to get from Hook of Holland to Calais by train, bus, night bus, bus and ferry or car

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  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Lille Europe Thalys / ...
  2. Take the train from Lille Flandres to Calais Ville

$98 - $142

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Rotterdam to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
  2. Take the bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Lille
  3. Take the bus from Lille to Calais

$19 - $28

3 alternative options

Train via Bruxelles-Midi  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Bruxelles-Midi Tha
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to Lille Europe Eurostar Est / ...
  3. Take the train from Lille Europe to Calais-Fréthun Tgv / ...

$99 - $169

Night bus, bus and ferry  •  9 h 2 min

  1. Take the night bus from Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS to Lille N803 / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Lille to Calais

$62 - $98

Drive  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Hook of Holland to Calais 195.7 miles

$45 - $70

What companies run services between Hook of Holland, Netherlands and Calais, France?

You can take a train from Hook of Holland to Calais via Rotterdam Centraal, Lille Europe, and Lille Flandres in around 5 h 28 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hook of Holland to Calais via Schiedam, Station Schiedam Centrum Buffer, Schiedam, Station Schiedam Centrum, Rotterdam, Rotterdam Centraal Uitstaphalte, Rotterdam, Brussels City Center - Midi Train station, and Lille in around 6 h 42 min.

Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$70 - $100
1st Class
$100 - $140
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$65 - $90
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $70
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lille Flandres to Calais Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$28 - $45
Train from Lille Europe to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$28 - $45
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to Lille Europe Eurostar
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $60
Premier
$68 - $70
Train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $55
Premier
$65 - $68
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $31
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$26 - $31
1st Class
$45 - $48
Train from Lille Europe to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $30
1st Class
$44 - $46
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Rotterdam to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Lille
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lille to Calais
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS to Lille
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus and ferry from Lille to Calais
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Hook of Holland and Calais is 194 km. The road distance is 313 km.

The cheapest way to get from Hook of Holland to Calais is to bus which costs 16€ - 25€ and takes 6 h 42 min.

The quickest way to get from Hook of Holland to Calais is to drive which takes 3 h 12 min and costs 40€ - 60€.

No, there is no direct train from Hook of Holland to Calais. However, there are services departing from Hoek van Holland Haven and arriving at Calais Ville via Rotterdam Centraal and Lille Flandres. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 28 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Hook of Holland to Calais. However, there are services departing from Hoek van Holland, Hoek van Holland haven and arriving at Calais via Schiedam, Station Schiedam Centrum, Rotterdam, Brussels City Center - Midi Train station and Lille. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 42 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 28 min to get from Hook of Holland to Calais, including transfers.