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Bus Information between Manchester and Calais

distanceDistance245 miles (395 km)
changesDirect busYes

Buses from Manchester to Calais cover the 245 miles (395 km) long journey with our travel partners like. There are direct bus services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Calais, Terminal Ferry.

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

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

What is the status of international entry into France from United Kingdom?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in France from Manchester?

Conditions of entry:

  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 7-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required
  • Health declaration required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be placed under state quarantine

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

When traveling in France, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 12/3/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus from Manchester to Calais before traveling.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to United Kingdom from Calais, France?

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

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

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

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Prebook and pay for day 2 and day 8 COVID-19 PCR tests for unvaccinated travellers
  • 10-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals without a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 2 for vaccinated travellers
  • 2-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals with a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

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

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

Last checked on 12/3/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your bus to Manchester from Calais.

How many miles is it from Manchester to Calais by bus?
The distance between Manchester and Calais by bus is approximately 245 miles (395 km).
What is the departure bus station in Manchester and arrival bus station in Calais?

There are a few bus stations in Manchester to start your trip from including Manchester, Shudehill Interchange, Manchester, Coach Station and Manchester, Shudehill Interchange. 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 Manchester Piccadilly   and arrive in Calais, Terminal Ferry.

Where do I find the Manchester bus station to Calais? Where is the Calais bus station?

Passengers board their bus most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and travel around 0.4 miles (587 m) from the city center to this bus station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Calais, Terminal Ferry and need to travel approximately 0.8 miles (1.3 km) from the bus station to the city center in Calais.

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