There are 10 ways to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Channel Tunnel by train, bus, night bus 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, travel  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Lille Europe Tgv
  2. Take the train from Lille Europe to Calais-Fréthun Tgv
  3. Travel from Calais-Fréthun to Channel Tunnel

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris CDG Airport to Calais Ferry

$19 - $25

8 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Aeroport Charles De Gaulle 2 Tgv to Paris Nord B
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord to Calais-Fréthun Tgv

$77 - $87

Night bus  •  9 h 33 min

  1. Take the night bus from Paris Centre - Bercy to Dover Ouibus

$39 - $50

Fly Paris CDG to London Heathrow, train  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to London Heathrow (LHR) CDG - LHR
  2. Take the train from St Pancras International to Dover Priory

$92 - $302

Fly Paris CDG to London Gatwick, train  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to London Gatwick (LGW) CDG - LGW
  2. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
  3. Take the train from St Pancras International to Dover Priory

$84 - $233

Fly Paris CDG to London Luton, train  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to London Luton (LTN) CDG - LTN
  2. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
  3. Take the train from St Pancras International to Dover Priory

$93 - $245

Fly Paris CDG to Southend, train  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Southend (SEN) CDG - SEN
  2. Take the train from Southend Airport to Stratford (London)
  3. Take the train from Stratford International to Dover Priory

$86 - $258

Fly Paris CDG to Southampton, train  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Southampton (SOU) CDG - SOU
  2. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to London Waterloo
  3. Take the train from London Waterloo East to Dover Priory

$114 - $364

Train to Paris Orly, fly to London City, train  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Aeroport Charles De Gaulle 2 Tgv to Antony
  2. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to London City (LCY) ORY - LCY
  3. Take the train from Stratford International to Dover Priory

$146 - $1,478

Questions & Answers

The distance between Paris CDG Airport (CDG) and Channel Tunnel is 236 km.

The best way to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Channel Tunnel without a car is to train and travel which takes 2 h 47 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 47 min to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Channel Tunnel, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Channel Tunnel is to train which takes 3 h 41 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 45 min.

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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Air France and British Airways offer flights from Paris CDG Airport to London Heathrow Airport.

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Map of how to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Channel Tunnel.
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  • Distance: 147.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 47 min

What companies run services between Paris CDG Airport (CDG), France and Channel Tunnel, France?

You can take a train from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Channel Tunnel via Paris Nord and Calais-Fréthun in around 3 h 41 min. Alternatively, Isilines operates a bus from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Channel Tunnel twice daily. Tickets cost $19 - $25 and the journey takes 3 h 15 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Paris CDG to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Flights from Paris CDG to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Flights from Paris Orly to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $39,000
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Flights from Paris CDG to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $450
Flights from Paris CDG to Southampton via Rennes
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $2,200
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris CDG to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Flights from Paris CDG to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from Paris CDG to Southend
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Paris CDG to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $450
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
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 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 - $46
Train from Paris Nord to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$95 - $130
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.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lille Europe to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $30
1st Class
$27 - $45
Paris RER
Website
ratp.fr
Train from Aeroport Charles De Gaulle 2 Tgv to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$12
Website
ratp.fr
Train from Aeroport Charles De Gaulle 2 Tgv to Antony
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12
Website
ratp.fr
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from St Pancras International to Dover Priory
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 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
Train from Stratford International to Dover Priory
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
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
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Greater Anglia
Bus operators
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 - $25
Schedules at
isilines.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
Night bus from Paris Centre - Bercy to Dover
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
Ouibus

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