There are 10 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

$143 - $164

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Paris, Paris CDG N769
  2. Take the bus from Paris CDG Airport to Calais Ferry

$47 - $69

8 alternative options

Train via Paris Gare De Lyon  •  5 h 12 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

$153 - $174

Train, bus  •  9 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Paris-Bercy
  2. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to Calais Ouibus

$79 - $112

Rideshare  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Lyon to Calais 473 miles

$58

Drive  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Lyon to Calais 473.8 miles

$100 - $150

Fly to Paris Orly, train  •  6 h 3 min

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

$134 - $347

Fly to Lille Lesquin, train  •  6 h 12 min

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

$103 - $351

Fly to Paris CDG, train  •  6 h 23 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

$123 - $351

Fly to Brussels, train  •  8 h 3 min

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

$117 - $337

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lyon to Calais is to rideshare which costs 50€ and takes 8 h 40 min.

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

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The distance between Lyon and Calais is 619 km. The road distance is 758.1 km.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Lyon to Calais. However, there are services departing from Lyon, Lyon Perrache and arriving at Calais Ferry via Paris CDG Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 55 min.

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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.

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The quickest flight from Lyon Airport to Paris Orly Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Map of how to get from Lyon to Calais.
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  • Distance: 387 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 59 min

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, Paris CDG and Paris CDG Airport in around 10 h 55 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lyon to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $380
Flights from Lyon to Lille Lesquin
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
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
Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lyon to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $380
Flights from Lyon to Lille Lesquin
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Lyon to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Friday
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 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Lyon to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
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
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $140
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$120 - $140
1st Class
$160 - $240
Train from Lyon-Perrache to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $95
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$85 - $95
1st Class
$110 - $170
Train from Paris Nord to Calais Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$95 - $130
Train from Lille Europe to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $30
1st Class
$43 - $45
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Calais Ville
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$7 - $12
1st Class
$12 - $23
Train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Brussels - Midi to Gare de Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $31
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $31
1st Class
$44 - $47
SNCF
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Contact Details
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
$20 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $30
1st Class
$27 - $45
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Paris-Bercy
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $100
1st Class
$100 - $160
Train from Lille Europe to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $29
1st Class
$27 - $45
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Calais Ville
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$9 - $14
1st Class
$10 - $16
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $70
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to Calais
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Paris, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Paris CDG Airport to Calais Ferry
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Schedules at
isilines.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Lyon to Calais
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$58
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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