There are 5 ways to get from Oxford to Calais 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 52 min

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

$90 - $166

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop K4) to Victoria, Green Line Coach Station Oxford Tube / ...
  2. Take the bus from London to Calais Ouibus

$23 - $34

3 alternative options

Bus via Lisson Grove, Old Marylebone Town Hall  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop K5) to Lisson Grove, Old Marylebone Town Hall X90
  2. Take the bus from London to Calais Ouibus

$23 - $34

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  2 h 42 min

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

$202 - $214

Drive, car ferry  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Oxford to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais

$55 - $80

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Oxford to Calais is to bus which costs £17 - £26 and takes 6 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Oxford to Calais is to drive and Eurotunnel which costs £150 - £165 and takes 2 h 42 min.

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The distance between Oxford and Calais is 146 miles.

It takes approximately 3 h 52 min to get from Oxford to Calais, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Oxford to Calais. However, there are services departing from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop K4) and arriving at Calais via London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 58 min.

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What companies run services between Oxford, England and Calais, France?

You can take a train from Oxford to Calais via London Marylebone, Baker Street Underground Station, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, London St. Pancras International, and Calais-Fréthun in around 3 h 52 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Oxford to Calais via Victoria, Green Line Coach Station and London in around 6 h 58 min.

Train operators
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from Oxford to London Marylebone
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
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
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
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop K4) to Victoria, Green Line Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop K5) to Victoria, Green Line Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop K5) to Lisson Grove, Old Marylebone Town Hall
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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