There are 7 ways to get from Normandy to Calais by train, bus, car train, car 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.

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Train via Guildford  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Guildford to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Calais-Fréthun Est

$59 - $128

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Bus  •  8 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Guildford, Tesco to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals 030 / ...
  2. Take the bus from London to Calais Ouibus

$22 - $29

5 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Aldershot to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Calais-Fréthun Est

$65 - $132

Bus, train, Eurotunnel  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Friary Bus Station to Redhill Bus Station 32
  2. Take the train from Tonbridge to Folkestone Central
  3. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais

$222 - $241

Train, carferry  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Guildford to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo East to Dover Priory
  3. Take the carferry from Dover to Calais

$78 - $116

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Normandy to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais

$190 - $199

Drive, carferry  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Normandy to Dover
  2. Take the carferry from Dover to Calais

$46 - $66

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Normandy to Calais. However, there are services departing from Normandy, Glaziers Lane and arriving at Calais via Friary Bus Station, Guildford, Tesco and London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 21 min.

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The distance between Normandy and Calais is 112 miles.

The best way to get from Normandy to Calais without a car is to train which takes 4 h 20 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 20 min to get from Normandy to Calais, including transfers.

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Normandy to Calais bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Guildford, Tesco station.

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The best way to get from Normandy to Calais is to train which takes 4 h 20 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 21 min.

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Normandy to Calais bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Calais station.

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Calais is 1 h ahead of Normandy. It is currently 5:00 AM in Normandy and 6:00 AM in Calais.

There are 249+ hotels available in Calais. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Normandy to Calais.
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  • Distance: 112.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 20 min

What companies run services between Normandy, Surrey, England and Calais, France?

You can take a train from Normandy to Calais via Guildford, London Waterloo, Waterloo Underground Station, Euston Underground Station, London St. Pancras International, and Calais-Fréthun in around 4 h 20 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Normandy to Calais via Friary Bus Station, Guildford, Tesco, Victoria Coach Station Arrivals, and London in around 8 h 21 min.

Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Guildford to London Waterloo
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Aldershot to London Waterloo
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Eurostar
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Contact Details
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
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Tonbridge to Folkestone Central
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
Train from London Waterloo East to Dover Priory
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
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
Compass Travel
Phone
01903 690025
Email
office@compass-travel.co.uk
Website
compass-travel.co.uk
Bus from Friary Bus Station to Redhill Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
compass-travel.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Guildford, Tesco to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
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
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators

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