Paris to Calais by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Paris to Calais by train
Fast trains from Paris to Calais take around 1 hour and 36 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 235 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Paris and Calais.
1. Are there direct trains from Paris to Calais?
Direct trains from Paris to Calais have been found.
We usually find around 26 direct trains on the route from Paris to Calais every weekday.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 17 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Paris to Calais?
The Paris to Calais train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 36 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Paris to Calais train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Calais is usually scheduled to depart Paris around 06:40 and the last train is around 19:16.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Paris around 07:40, and the last at 18:46.
What's the Paris to Calais train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Paris to Calais are $17.54.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $33 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $39. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Paris to Calais train tickets?
Trains in France usually open for booking around 3 months in advance.
If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Paris to Calais by train.
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Which train companies operate between Paris and Calais?
More than one train company operates on the route from Paris to Calais, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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