There are 3 ways to get from The Hague to Calais by train, bus or car

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Train  •  5h

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Thalys / ...
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Calais Frethun Eil

135€ - 697€

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Bus  •  7h 30m

  1. Take the bus from The Hague to Calais N819

20€ - 25€

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Drive  •  3h 12m

  1. Drive from The Hague to Calais 314.9 km

40€ - 65€

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The cheapest way to get from The Hague to Calais is to bus which costs 20€ - 25€ and takes 7h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from The Hague to Calais is to drive which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 3h 12m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from The Hague and arriving at Calais. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 7h 30m.

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No, there is no direct train from The Hague to Calais. However, there are services departing from Den Haag HS and arriving at Gare de Calais Ville via Rotterdam Centraal, Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi and Gare de Calais Fréthun. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h.

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The distance between The Hague and Calais is 211 km. The road distance is 314.9 km.

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The best way to get from The Hague to Calais without a car is to train which takes 5h and costs 130€ - 700€.

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It takes approximately 5h to get from The Hague to Calais, including transfers.

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The Hague to Calais bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from The Hague station.

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The Hague to Calais train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Rotterdam Centraal station.

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The best way to get from The Hague to Calais is to train which takes 5h and costs 130€ - 700€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 20€ - 25€ and takes 7h 30m.

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  • Distance: 211.1 km
  • Duration: 5h

What companies run services between The Hague, Netherlands and Calais, France?

You can take a train from The Hague to Calais via Rotterdam Centraal, Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi, Calais Frethun, and Gare de Calais Fréthun in around 5h. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from The Hague to Calais 5 times a week. Tickets cost 20€ - 25€ and the journey takes 7h 30m.

Train operators
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
50€ - 110€
Website
Thalys
Standard
50€ - 75€
Comfort
65€ - 85€
Premium
75€ - 110€
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
65€ - 330€
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
290€ - 330€
Standard
65€ - 80€
Standard Premier
110€ - 140€
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Calais Frethun
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
75€ - 340€
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
290€ - 340€
Standard
75€ - 95€
Standard Premier
120€ - 150€
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from The Hague to Calais
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
20€ - 25€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The Hague to Calais bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Calais station.

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The Hague to Calais train services, operated by Eurostar, arrive at Calais Frethun station.

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Yes, the driving distance between The Hague to Calais is 315 km. It takes approximately 3h 12m to drive from The Hague to Calais.

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