There are 4 ways to get from London to Somme by train, bus, car, car train 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 42 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Calais-Fréthun Est
  2. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to St-Roch(Somme)

$68 - $127

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Bus  •  8 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from London to Calais Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Calais to Amiens Ouibus

$24 - $34

2 alternative options

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  3 h 12 min

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

$206 - $223

Drive, car ferry  •  3 h 39 min

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

$61 - $90

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The cheapest way to get from London to Somme is to bus which costs £18 - £26 and takes 8 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Somme is to drive and Eurotunnel which costs £150 - £170 and takes 3 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London to Somme. However, there are services departing from London St. Pancras International and arriving at St-Roch(Somme) via Calais-Fréthun. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 42 min.

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The distance between London and Somme is 152 miles.

The best way to get from London to Somme without a car is to train which takes 3 h 42 min and costs £50 - £100.

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It takes approximately 3 h 42 min to get from London to Somme, including transfers.

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London to Somme train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from London St. Pancras International station.

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The best way to get from London to Somme is to train which takes 3 h 42 min and costs £50 - £100. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £18 - £26 and takes 8 h 39 min.

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Somme is 1 h ahead of London. It is currently 10:15 PM in London and 11:15 PM in Somme.

London to Somme train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at St-Roch(Somme) station.

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Map of how to get from London to Somme.
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  • Distance: 152.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 42 min

What companies run services between London, England and Somme, Hauts-de-France, France?

You can take a train from London to Somme via Calais-Fréthun in around 3 h 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London to Somme via Calais and Amiens in around 8 h 39 min.

Train operators
Eurostar
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Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $90
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$40 - $90
Premier
$85 - $110
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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Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Calais-Fréthun to St-Roch(Somme)
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $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
$172
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 Calais
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Calais to Amiens
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators

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