Cheap train tickets from Paris to Calais

Showing times and prices for Dec 3

Cheapest

$54

Average

$66

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.

The average ticket from Paris to Calais will cost around $ 66 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 54.

Cheapest
08:04AMParis Gare du Nord5h06 01:10PMCalais
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$541One-way
2nd Cheapest
10:52AMParis Gare du Nord2h44 01:36PMCalais
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$581One-way
02:46PMParis Gare du Nord2h56 05:42PMCalais
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$611One-way
03:46PMParis Gare du Nord2h56 06:42PMCalais
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$641One-way
04:52PMParis Gare du Nord3h11 08:03PMCalais
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$801One-way

Train schedule from Paris to Calais

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08:04AMParis Gare du Nord5h06 01:10PMCalais
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10:52AMParis Gare du Nord2h44 01:36PMCalais
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02:46PMParis Gare du Nord2h56 05:42PMCalais
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03:46PMParis Gare du Nord2h56 06:42PMCalais
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04:52PMParis Gare du Nord3h11 08:03PMCalais
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05:16PMParis Gare du Nord2h47 08:03PMCalais
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Thu
Dec 2
$40SNCF | TGV INOUI
$62SNCF | Autocar
Fri
Dec 3
$12SNCF | TER
$58SNCF | Autocar
Sat
Dec 4
$12SNCF | TER
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Sun
Dec 5
$24SNCF | TER
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Mon
Dec 6
$40SNCF | TGV INOUI
$48SNCF | Autocar
Tue
Dec 7
$37SNCF | TGV INOUI
$40SNCF | Autocar
Wed
Dec 8
$37SNCF | TGV INOUI
$40SNCF | Autocar
Thu
Dec 9
$40SNCF | TGV INOUI
$40SNCF | Autocar
Fri
Dec 10
$12SNCF | TER
$40SNCF | Autocar
Sat
Dec 11
$12SNCF | TER
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Sun
Dec 12
$24SNCF | TER
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Mon
Dec 13
$39SNCF | TGV INOUI
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Tue
Dec 14
$36SNCF | TGV INOUI
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Wed
Dec 15
$31SNCF | TGV INOUI
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Thu
Dec 16
$31SNCF | TGV INOUI
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Fri
Dec 17
$12SNCF | TER
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Sat
Dec 18
$12SNCF | TER
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Sun
Dec 19
$24SNCF | TER
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Mon
Dec 20
$42SNCF | TGV INOUI
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Tue
Dec 21
$42SNCF | TGV INOUI
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Wed
Dec 22
$45SNCF | TER
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Fastest train times from Paris to Calais

Showing times and prices for Dec 3

Fastest Journey

2 h 44 m

Average

3 h 16 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

237 km

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

Fastest
10:52AMParis Gare du Nord2h44 01:36PMCalais
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$581One-way
2nd Fastest
05:16PMParis Gare du Nord2h47 08:03PMCalais
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$811One-way
03:46PMParis Gare du Nord2h56 06:42PMCalais
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$641One-way
02:46PMParis Gare du Nord2h56 05:42PMCalais
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$611One-way
04:52PMParis Gare du Nord3h11 08:03PMCalais
1 changes
$801One-way

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Train Information to Calais from Paris

distanceDistance146 miles (236 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 21 min
priceAverage train ticket price$29 (€24)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesSNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TER, SNCF | TGV INOUI or SNCF | TER

Trains from Paris to Calais cover the 146 miles (236 km) long route taking on average 2 h 21 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TER, SNCF | TGV INOUI or SNCF | TER. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $12 (€10), but the average price of train tickets is $29 (€24). Travelers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Calais Ville.

Train tickets from Paris to Calais: when to book to save $

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 35 €
2 weeks earlier 23 €52%
3 weeks earlier 23 €52%
1 month before 21 €67%
2 months earlier 17 €106%
3 months earlier 20 €75%


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The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:

  • Buying your train ticket from Paris - Calais 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 52% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
  • If you book a ticket Paris - Calais with 2 months in advance you save up to about 106% compared to the initial price.
  • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 75%.
  • On Omio you can find all offers, train times and prices for train travel in Europe, the U.S., and Canada.

Travel Tips

Trains from Paris to Calais
Travel by train 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 Paris to Calais.
FAQs
How much do cheap train tickets between Paris and Calais cost?
Train tickets between Paris and Calais for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $12 (€10)  one way in the next 7 days.
How much is the train from Paris to Calais on average?
If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Paris to Calais train price to come in at an average of $29 (€24)  one way.
How far is Calais from Paris by train?
You should expect to travel around 146 miles (236 km)  between Paris and Calais by train.
How long is a train from Paris to Calais on average?
The train time to Calais from Paris is on average 2 h 21 min  for the 146 miles (236 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Paris and Calais by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What train station in Paris goes to Calais? What train station do I come into Calais from Paris?

When taking the train between Paris and Calais, you can choose to depart from train stations like Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est. Your journey can end in train stations such as Calais Ville, Calais Fréthun - Gare Eurostar and Calais Les Fontinettes.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Paris Gare de Lyon   and arrive in Calais Ville.

Where do I find the Paris train station to Calais? Where is the Calais train station?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and travel around 1.3 miles (2.1 km) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Calais Ville and need to travel approximately 0.3 miles (533 m) from the train station to the city center in Calais.

What train companies go from Paris to Calais?
Take the Paris to Calais train with SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TER, SNCF | TGV INOUI or SNCF | TER. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey between Paris and Calais as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Are there any nonstop train services from Paris to Calais?
Yes, there are 10 direct trains per day from Paris to Calais with SNCF | TER, and you won’t need to transfer at another stop in between. Direct train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when traveling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you book your train ticket.
How many train services are there between Paris and Calais a day?
On average, there are 10 trains a day from Paris to Calais. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What are the first and last departure train times from Paris to Calais?
You can take the first train from Paris to Calais at 5: 52 AM. The last train from Paris to Calais that you can take departs at 6: 31 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Paris to Calais schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
When should I buy the Paris to Calais train for the best deals on tickets?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this journey and save money. If you book train tickets to Calais from Paris within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $29 (€24) one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your train ticket from Paris to Calais a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Paris
Calais
Paris Gare de Lyon is the most popular Paris railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Paris for your trip to Calais.
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Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
Public transit options for Paris Gare de Lyon
Metro lines: 1, 14
Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 72, 77, 91
Train lines: TGV, RER A, RER D, Transilien R
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Public transit options for Paris Gare du Nord
Metro lines: 4, 5
Bus lines: 65, 26, 43
Train lines: RER B, D, E
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Mon - Fri: 06: 45 - 20: 30 | Sat: 09: 00 - 20: 00 | Sun: 09: 00 - 20: 30
Public transit options for Paris Gare de l'Est
Metro lines: 4, 5, 7
Bus lines: 31, 32, 35, 38, 39, 46, 54, 56, 91
Train lines: RER B, TGV, TGV/ICE, TER, Intercités, OUIGO, Transilien, Russian Railways
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Mon - Fri: 08: 00 - 19: 30 | Sat: 10: 00 - 18: 00
Public transit options for Paris Gare Saint-Lazare
Metro lines: 3, 9, 12, 13, 14
Bus lines: 20, 21, 22, 26, 27, 28, 29, 32, 42, 43, 66, 80, 94, 95, 528, RoissyB
Train lines: TER, Intercités, Transilien J, Transilien L, RER E
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Mon - Sun: 10: 45 - 18: 00
Public transit options for Gare de Paris Bercy
Metro lines: 6, 14
Bus lines: 24, 87, N32, N35
Train lines: TER, Intercités
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Mon - Sun: 08: 00 - 20: 00
Public transit options for Paris Gare d'Austerlitz
Metro lines: 5, 10
Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 89, 91, 215
Train lines: TER Centre-Val de Loire, Intercités, Intercités de Nuit, Transilien, RER C