There are 13 ways to get from Vienna to Calais by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry or car

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Fly Vienna to Brussels, train  •  8 h 18 min

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

$145 - $333

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Bus  •  26 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Wien to Trenčín
  2. Take the bus from Trenčín to Calais 807818

$99 - $119

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Fly Vienna to Paris CDG, train  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Paris CDG (CDG) VIE - 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

$130 - $317

Fly Vienna to Amsterdam, train  •  9 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Amsterdam (AMS) VIE - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Lille Europe
  3. Take the train from Lille Europe to Calais-Fréthun

$175 - $357

Fly Vienna to Rotterdam, train  •  9 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Rotterdam (RTM) VIE - RTM
  2. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Lille Europe
  3. Take the train from Lille Europe to Calais-Fréthun

$168 - $455

Fly Vienna to Cologne/Bonn Apt, train  •  10 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) VIE - CGN
  2. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brussels Midi-Zuid
  3. Take the train from Brussels - Midi to Gare de Lille Europe
  4. Take the train from Lille Europe to Calais-Fréthun

$177 - $401

Fly Vienna to Dusseldorf, train  •  11 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Dusseldorf (DUS) VIE - DUS
  2. Take the train from Düsseldorf to Brussels - Midi
  3. Take the train from Brussels - Midi to Gare de Lille Europe
  4. Take the train from Lille Europe to Calais-Fréthun

$187 - $400

Bus to Bratislava, fly to Charleroi, train  •  10 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Bratislava, Bratislava Airport
  2. Fly from Bratislava (BTS) to Charleroi (CRL) BTS - CRL
  3. Take the train from Brussels - Midi to Gare de Lille Europe
  4. Take the train from Lille Europe to Calais-Fréthun

$105 - $341

Train via Paris Est  •  14 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Paris Est Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Paris Nord to Calais Ville Tgv

$299 - $430

Train  •  15 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Köln Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brussels Midi-Zuid Ice
  3. Take the train from Brussels - Midi to Gare de Lille Europe
  4. Take the train from Lille Flandres to Calais Ville

$258 - $393

Bus, bus and ferry  •  20 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Lille 1920
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Lille to Calais

$111 - $176

Drive, train  •  13 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Vienna to Salzburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf M / ...
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 Ice
  4. Drive from Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Calais

$229 - $339

Drive  •  11 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Vienna to Calais 813.9 miles

$170 - $260

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No, there is no direct bus from Vienna to Calais. However, there are services departing from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg and arriving at Calais via Lille. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 31 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Vienna to Calais. However, there are services departing from Wien Hbf and arriving at Calais Ville via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and Paris Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 11 min.

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The distance between Vienna and Calais is 1088 km. The road distance is 1302.3 km.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Calais without a car is to train which takes 14 h 11 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 18 min to get from Vienna to Calais, including transfers.

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Vienna to Calais bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg station.

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Vienna to Calais train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Wien Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Calais is to train which takes 14 h 11 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 26 h 44 min.

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 40 min.

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Vienna to Calais bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Calais station.

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  • Distance: 680 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 18 min

What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and Calais, France?

You can take a train from Vienna to Calais via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Paris Est, and Paris Nord in around 14 h 11 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Vienna to Calais via Erdberg, Wien, and Trenčín in around 26 h 44 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Vienna to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Vienna to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Vienna to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Vienna to Amsterdam via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Vienna to Amsterdam via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Vienna to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flights from Vienna to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Flights from Vienna to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Flights from Vienna to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Vienna to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Vienna to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Vienna to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from Vienna to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Vienna to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Vienna to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Vienna to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Vienna to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Vienna to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Vienna to Amsterdam via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Vienna to Paris CDG via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Vienna to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $340
Flights from Vienna to Amsterdam via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $340
Flights from Vienna to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Vienna to Dusseldorf via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $240
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Vienna to Paris CDG via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Vienna to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $350
Flights from Vienna to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Vienna to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $600
Flights from Vienna to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Vienna to Brussels via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Vienna to Paris CDG via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,800
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Vienna to Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bratislava to Charleroi
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $280
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Brussels - Midi to Gare de Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $31
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$26 - $31
1st Class
$44 - $48
Train from Lille Europe to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $30
1st Class
$43 - $46
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 Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $220
Train from Paris Nord to Calais Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $80
1st Class
$95 - $130
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
$55 - $70
Train from Schiphol Airport to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$80 - $120
1st Class
$110 - $160
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $95
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$70 - $95
1st Class
$100 - $140
Train from Düsseldorf to Brussels - Midi
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$70 - $100
1st Class
$100 - $140
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.

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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
Train from Lille Flandres to Calais Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$28 - $45
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brussels Midi-Zuid
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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Raileurope.com
Train from Wien Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$160 - $240
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Bratislava, Bratislava Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Lille
Ave. Duration
17 h 40 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus and ferry from Lille to Calais
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Wien to Trenčín
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Book at
eurolines.ch
SAD Presov, A.S
Phone
+421 900 211 153
Email
sadpo@sad-po.sk
Website
sad-po.sk
Bus from Trenčín to Calais
Ave. Duration
21 h 47 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Schedules at
sad-po.sk

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Vienna to Calais train services, operated by TGV, arrive at Calais Ville station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vienna to Calais is 1302 km. It takes approximately 11 h 56 min to drive from Vienna to Calais.

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Ethiopian Airlines, Swiss, Brussels Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Vienna Airport to Brussels Airport.

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There are 249+ hotels available in Calais. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Vienna Airport is to train which takes 16 min and costs .

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