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There are 12 ways to get from London to Chalais by train, bus, car, car train, car ferry 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  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  2. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to Angouleme Tgv
  3. Take the train from Gare de Angoulême to Gare de Chalais

$180 - $355

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Bus FlixBus, train  •  16 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from London to Paris, Paris 700
  2. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to Angoulême
  3. Take the train from Gare de Angoulême to Gare de Chalais

$60 - $93

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Bus, train via Gare D'austerlitz  •  15 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from London to Paris City Centre - Bercy
  2. Take the train from Gare de Paris-Austerlitz to Gare de Angoulême
  3. Take the train from Gare de Angoulême to Gare de Chalais

$95 - $138

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  9 h 24 min

  1. Drive from London to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Chalais

$285 - $352

Drive, car ferry  •  9 h 51 min

  1. Drive from London to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Chalais

$141 - $220

Fly London Gatwick to Bordeaux, train  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Bordeaux (BOD) LGW - BOD
  2. Take the train from Gare de Bordeaux-St-Jean to Gare de Chalais

$79 - $252

Fly London Stansted to Bordeaux, train  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Bordeaux (BOD) STN - BOD
  2. Take the train from Gare de Bordeaux-St-Jean to Gare de Chalais

$80 - $812

Train to Southend, fly to Bordeaux, train  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
  2. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Bordeaux (BOD) SEN - BOD
  3. Take the train from Gare de Bordeaux-St-Jean to Gare de Chalais

$116 - $382

Fly London Stansted to Bergerac, train  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Bergerac (EGC) STN - EGC
  2. Take the train from Bergerac to Libourne
  3. Take the train from Gare de Libourne to Gare de Chalais

$97 - $514

Train to Southampton, fly to Bergerac, train  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from London Waterloo to Southampton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Bergerac (EGC) SOU - EGC
  3. Take the train from Bergerac to Libourne
  4. Take the train from Gare de Libourne to Gare de Chalais

$137 - $537

Fly London Heathrow to Toulouse, train  •  9 h 28 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Toulouse (TLS) LHR - TLS
  2. Take the train from Gare de Toulouse-Matabiau to Gare de Bordeaux-St-Jean
  3. Take the train from Gare de Bordeaux-St-Jean to Gare de Chalais

$142 - $356

Fly London Stansted to Limoges, train  •  8 h 53 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Limoges (LIG) STN - LIG
  2. Take the train from Limoges-Benedictins to Coutras

$115 - $324

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Chalais is to bus and train which costs £45 - £75 and takes 16 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Chalais is to fly and train which costs £60 - £200 and takes 7 h 15 min.

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The distance between London and Chalais is 433 miles.

The best way to get from London to Chalais without a car is to train which takes 7 h 16 min and costs £130 - £280.

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It takes approximately 7 h 16 min to get from London to Chalais, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from London Gatwick Airport to Bordeaux Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 35 min.

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Chalais is 1 h ahead of London. It is currently 3:49 PM in London and 4:49 PM in Chalais.

British Airways and easyJet offer flights from London Gatwick Airport to Bordeaux Airport.

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There are 193+ hotels available in Chalais. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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The best way to get from London to London Gatwick Airport is to train which takes 28 min and costs £12 - £27.

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Map of how to get from London to Chalais.
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  • Distance: 433.3 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 16 min

What companies run services between London, England and Chalais, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France?

You can take a train from London to Chalais via Paris Nord Eurostar, Gare du Nord, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, Paris Montparnasse, Angouleme, and Gare de Angoulême in around 7 h 16 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Southampton to Bergerac
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $900
Flights from London Heathrow to Toulouse via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $340
Flights from London Heathrow to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $460
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Flights from London Gatwick to Bordeaux via Marseille
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Flights from London Stansted to Bordeaux via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Southend to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$27 - $260
Flights from London Stansted to Bergerac
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $600
Flights from London Stansted to Limoges
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $330
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Toulouse via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Bergerac
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $900
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Toulouse via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Toulouse via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Train operators
Eurostar
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Montparnasse to Angouleme
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $95
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$85 - $95
1st Class
$110 - $170
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $100
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.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Gare de Angoulême to Gare de Chalais
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$14 - $21
1st Class
$18 - $28
Train from Gare de Paris-Austerlitz to Gare de Angoulême
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$90 - $140
Train from Gare de Bordeaux-St-Jean to Gare de Chalais
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $27
1st Class
$24 - $40
Train from Bergerac to Libourne
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $23
1st Class
$20 - $35
Train from Gare de Libourne to Gare de Chalais
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$14 - $21
1st Class
$17 - $27
Train from Gare de Toulouse-Matabiau to Gare de Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $60
1st Class
$55 - $85
Train from Limoges-Benedictins to Coutras
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$29 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $65
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
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 Paris City Centre - Bercy
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to Angoulême
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
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 London to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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