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Overview: Bus from Birmingham to Calais

distanceDistance191 miles (308 km)
changesDirect busYes

Buses from Birmingham to Calais cover the 191 miles (308 km) long route with our travel partners like. There are direct bus services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Calais, Terminal Ferry.

Bus providers: National Express from Birmingham to Calais

National Express will get you from Birmingham to Calais at great prices. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best bus times, prices and tickets for your trip.

National Express

National Express is the leading bus company for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 buses a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveler in mind. All National Express buses are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most buses are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Birmingham - Calais bus: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.

    National Express has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by bus from Birmingham to Calais:

    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended
    • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
    • Verification of ticket with valid ID
    • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
    • For journeys between July 1st and October 31, 2020, the following change and refund policies apply:
      • Restricted ticket: One change is allowed free of charge
      • Standard ticket: Full refund or one change is allowed free of charge
      • Fully flexible ticket: Unlimited changes to time or date are allowed
      • All change and refund requests must be made at least 24 hours before the original outbound journey. Partial refunds are not allowed.

    Travel Tips: Bus to Calais from Birmingham

    Take the bus to Calais easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Birmingham to Calais.

    Is travel by bus currently allowed from Birmingham, United Kingdom to Calais, France?

    Travel between Birmingham, United Kingdom and Calais, France by bus is: Partially open.

    Can I enter France from United Kingdom?

    International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in France from Birmingham?

    Conditions of entry:

    • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 48 hours prior to arrival
    • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
    • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
    • Health declaration required

    What are the safety rules to follow in Calais, France?

    All travelers in France must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

    • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
    • Face mask: Mandatory

    The information above was last checked on 5/22/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus between Birmingham and Calais as this information can change.

    What restrictions are there on reentering United Kingdom from Calais, France?

    Return travel from France to United Kingdom is: Fully open.

    Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Birmingham from Calais?

    Entry into United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Calais?

    Requirements for reentering:

    • No COVID-19 testing required
    • No quarantine required

    What are the safety rules to follow in Birmingham, United Kingdom?

    The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

    • Physical distance requirement: metre (s) ( feet)
    • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

    Last checked on 5/22/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your bus to Birmingham from Calais.

    How far is Birmingham to Calais by bus?

    When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Birmingham and Calais by bus to be approximately 191 miles (308 km).

    What bus station in Birmingham goes to Calais? What bus station do I come into Calais from Birmingham?

    There are a few bus stations in Birmingham to start your route from including Birmingham, Coach Station, Birmingham, Hill St / Railway Bridge and Birmingham, Station Street (Stop NS13). In Calais you have a few bus station options to choose from for your arrival including Calais, Terminal Ferry, Calais, Quai du Rhin and Calais.

    Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street   and arrive in Calais, Terminal Ferry.

    Where is the departure bus station in Birmingham located? Where is the arrival bus station in Calais located?

    You can find the most popular departure bus station for this journey, Birmingham New Street, located approximately 1.5 miles (2.4 km) from the city center of Birmingham. The most popular arrival bus station in Calais, called Calais, Terminal Ferry, is located around 0.8 miles (1.3 km) away from its city center.

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