London to Calais bus

Cheap bus tickets from London to Calais

Showing times and prices for May 22

Cheapest

64

Average

64

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
09:30PMLondon15h00 01:30PMCalais, Gare routière
1 transfer
641One-way

Bus schedule from London to Calais

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09:30PMLondon15h00 01:30PMCalais, Gare routière
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Bus times from London to Calais

Showing times and prices for May 22

Fastest Journey

15 h

Average

15 h

Buses per day

1

Distance

151 km

It's difficult to get from London to Calais without transferring at least once.

Fastest
09:30PMLondon15h00 01:30PMCalais, Gare routière
1 transfer
641One-way

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Overview: Bus from London to Calais

distanceDistance93 miles (150 km)
priceAverage bus ticket price$64 (€57)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus companiesEurolines France, Eurolines Switzerland, Ouibus or BlaBlaCar Bus

Buses from London to Calais cover the 93 miles (150 km) long trip with our travel partners like Eurolines France, Eurolines Switzerland, Ouibus or BlaBlaCar Bus. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $64 (€57), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $64 (€57). Travelers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Calais, Terminal Ferry.

Bus providers: National Express from London to Calais

National Express buses will get you to Calais from London from $64 (€57). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best bus times and tickets for your trip.

National Express

National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance bus company operating over 550 buses per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates bus services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express buses have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most buses come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your bus to Calais from London, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

    Buses from London to Calais

    Crossing the channel from London to mainland Europe is easy with plenty of buses from London to Calais. Journey times will be around five hours, and four direct buses leave London Victoria every day of the week, all year round. 

    Which bus companies travel from London to Calais?

    Eurolines is the main operator on the London to Calais route, running three direct buses every day. Travellers can also choose a single daily service with BlaBlaBus if they prefer.

    How long is the bus from London to Calais?

    Buses from London to Calais will take between five hours and five and a half hours to get to their destination. No changes are needed, although buses will need to board a vehicle ferry to cross the Channel, which adds one hour onto every journey.

    How many buses are there from London to Calais?

    Buses depart London Victoria bus Station for Calais every day. Whenever travellers need to visit Calais, they can expect four direct services. This usually includes a mid-morning departure and three evening services.

    What are the departure and arrival stations for buses from London to Calais?

    Departure bus station: All buses to Calais from London will start their journeys at London Victoria bus Station. London's leading bus transport centre, Victoria is well-placed for those staying in both London suburbs and the city center. Nearby Victoria Station has excellent rail connections to Kent and Surrey, while the Victoria, District and Circle Lines of the London Underground link the station with almost all parts of the city. Buses also run straight to the bus station from Brixton, Westminster and the West End, making it easy for all travellers to reach their bus without any hassle.

    Arrival bus station: Buses from London will drop off travellers at Calais Terminal Ferry. The Terminal is around two miles' walk from the actual city of Calais, but getting into town shouldn't be difficult. cab rides won't take more than 7-10 minutes to reach the Hotel de Ville, and visitors can walk down the Rue Lamy to the centre of town in 45 minutes. Vivabus services also run into town and serve Cite Europe, Calais' premier shopping destination. Those headed to Calais Station should follow directions to the city center, cross the bridge, and follow the Avenue du President Wilson. The station should be on the right-hand side.

    Travel Tips: Bus to Calais from London

    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 London to Calais.
    FAQs

    Travel between London, 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 London?

    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 5/20/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus from London to Calais as this information can change.

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

    Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to London 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 London, 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 5/20/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your bus to London from Calais.

    Bus tickets from London to Calais for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $64 (€57)  one way in the next 7 days.
    If you are looking to purchase your bus ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the London to Calais bus to cost on average $64 (€57)  one way.
    When traveling this route you should expect the distance between London and Calais by bus to be approximately 93 miles (150 km).

    Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from London Victoria   and arrive in Calais, Terminal Ferry.

    The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this journey, called London Victoria, is located 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from the city center of London.

    The most popular arrival bus station, Calais, Terminal Ferry, is located 0.8 miles (1.3 km) away from the city center of Calais.

    For the route from London to Calais you can take a bus with Eurolines France, Eurolines Switzerland, Ouibus or BlaBlaCar Bus. Be sure to check out all possible bus providers that offer services to Calais from London on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    You can take the earliest bus from London to Calais at 7: 30 AM   or take the last bus from London to Calais leaving at 6: 30 PM. Look for the latest London to Calais bus schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the bus for this trip.
    If you book a bus ticket from London to Calais within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $64 (€57) one way. However, we recommend booking your bus in advance to get access to the best prices. Bus tickets to Calais from London are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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