There are 9 ways to get from Lyon to Calais by train, bus, rideshare, car 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  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Lille Europe Tgv
  2. Take the train from Lille Flandres to Calais Ville

$154 - $180

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Paris City Center - Bercy Lyon - gare routière Perrache > Paris centre - Bercy > Paris Roissy - aéroport CDG > Lille / ...
  2. Take the bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to Calais Paris Centre - Bercy > Calais > Douvres > Londres / ...

$29 - $75

7 alternative options

Train via Paris Gare De Lyon  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon-Perrache to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord to Calais Ville Tgv

$165 - $191

Rideshare  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Lyon to Calais 473 miles

$62

Drive  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Lyon to Calais 473.8 miles

$100 - $150

Fly to Lille Lesquin, train  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Lille Lesquin (LIL) LYS - LIL
  2. Take the train from Lille Europe to Calais-Fréthun

$100 - $345

Fly to Paris Orly, train  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Paris Orly (ORY) LYS - ORY
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord to Calais Ville

$141 - $359

Fly to Paris CDG, train  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Paris CDG (CDG) LYS - CDG
  2. Take the train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Lille Europe
  3. Take the train from Lille Europe to Calais-Fréthun

$120 - $350

Fly to Brussels, train  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Brussels (BRU) LYS - BRU
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to Lille Europe Eurostar
  3. Take the train from Lille Europe to Calais-Fréthun

$115 - $341

What companies run services between Lyon, France and Calais, France?

You can take a train from Lyon to Calais via Lille Europe and Lille Flandres in around 4 h 59 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lyon to Calais via Paris City Center - Bercy in around 9 h 48 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lyon to Lille Lesquin
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Lyon to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $380
Flights from Lyon to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Flights from Lyon to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lyon to Lille Lesquin
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Lyon to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $380
Flights from Lyon to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Lyon to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lyon to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Lyon to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
XL Airways France
Website
xl.com
Flights from Lyon to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$30 - $140
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$130 - $150
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$130 - $150
1st Class
$170 - $260
Train from Lyon-Perrache to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $105
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$90 - $105
1st Class
$120 - $180
Train from Paris Nord to Calais Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$70 - $85
1st Class
$100 - $140
Train from Lille Europe to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $32
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$26 - $32
1st Class
$46 - $49
Train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $33
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $33
1st Class
$47 - $50
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
$22 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $35
1st Class
$29 - $45
Train from Lille Europe to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $35
1st Class
$29 - $45
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$35 - $60
Premier
$68 - $71
Train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to Lille Europe Eurostar
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$35 - $60
Premier
$71 - $73
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $75
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Paris City Center - Bercy
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to Calais
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Calais
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Lyon to Calais
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$62
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Lyon to Calais?

The distance between Lyon and Calais is 619 km. The road distance is 758 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Lyon to Calais?

The cheapest way to get from Lyon to Calais is to bus which costs 23€ - 65€ and takes 9 h 48 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Lyon to Calais?

The quickest way to get from Lyon to Calais is to train which takes 4 h 59 min and costs 120€ - 150€.

Is there a direct train between Lyon and Calais?

No, there is no direct train from Lyon to Calais. However, there are services departing from Lyon Part Dieu and arriving at Calais Ville via Lille Flandres. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 59 min.

Is there a direct bus between Lyon and Calais?

No, there is no direct bus from Lyon to Calais. However, there are services departing from Lyon - Perrache Bus station and arriving at Calais via Paris City Center - Bercy. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 48 min.

How long does it take to get from Lyon to Calais?

It takes approximately 4 h 59 min to get from Lyon to Calais, including transfers.