Paris to Calais train

Cheap train tickets from Paris to Calais

Showing times and prices for Sep 26

Cheapest

44

Average

53

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
07:31PMParis Gare du Nord2h53 10:24PMCalais Ville
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441One-way
Cheapest
10:31AMParis Gare du Nord3h01 01:32PMCalais Ville
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441One-way
Cheapest
04:31PMParis Gare du Nord2h59 07:30PMCalais Ville
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441One-way
2nd Cheapest
10:52AMParis Gare du Nord2h53 01:45PMCalais Ville
1 transfer
471One-way
06:52PMParis Gare du Nord2h36 09:28PMCalais Ville
1 transfer
521One-way

Train schedule from Paris to Calais

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, September 26
08:45AMParis Gare du Nord2h44 11:29AMCalais Ville
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10:16AMParis Gare du Nord3h12 01:28PMCalais Ville
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10:31AMParis Gare du Nord3h01 01:32PMCalais Ville
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10:52AMParis Gare du Nord2h53 01:45PMCalais Ville
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04:31PMParis Gare du Nord2h59 07:30PMCalais Ville
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06:52PMParis Gare du Nord2h36 09:28PMCalais Ville
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07:31PMParis Gare du Nord2h53 10:24PMCalais Ville
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Fastest train times from Paris to Calais

Showing times and prices for Sep 26

Fastest Journey

2 h 36 m

Average

2 h 54 m

Trains per day

7

Distance

237 km

Of the 7 trains that leave Paris for Calais every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
06:52PMParis Gare du Nord2h36 09:28PMCalais Ville
1 transfer
521One-way
2nd Fastest
08:45AMParis Gare du Nord2h44 11:29AMCalais Ville
1 transfer
611One-way
07:31PMParis Gare du Nord2h53 10:24PMCalais Ville
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441One-way
10:52AMParis Gare du Nord2h53 01:45PMCalais Ville
1 transfer
471One-way
04:31PMParis Gare du Nord2h59 07:30PMCalais Ville
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441One-way

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Overview: Train from Paris to Calais

distanceDistance146 miles (236 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 9 min
priceAverage train ticket price$42 (€41)
frequencyTrain frequency15 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 4 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesSNCF | TER, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI or SNCF

Trains from Paris to Calais cover the 146 miles (236 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 9 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TER, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI or SNCF. Normally, there are 15 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $42 (€41), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $35 (€34). Travelers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Calais Ville.

Train providers: SNCF (3) from Paris to Calais trains

Buy your official SNCF (3) train tickets to Calais from Paris from $35 (€34) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular route.

SNCF (3)

Make traveling in France as relaxing and convenient as possible with SNCF, the country’s national train company. SNCF trains take you on a multitude of national, regional and local routes as well as international routes to Spain and Germany. There are many ticket types available on SNCF trains, including the cheap Prem tickets, standard Loisir tickets and Pro tickets for greater flexibility. There are also discount cards like the Youth Card and Senior Card, which you can use on Omio when purchasing SNCF tickets.

The trains in the SNCF network include the high-speed TGV trains, classic Intercité trains and regional TER trains. The SNCF TGV trains serve the main long-distance routes and the Chunnel routes to the UK. On these high-speed trains, there is air conditioning, free WiFi, a bar and restaurant as well as some onsite services.

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Save time and money by searching for and booking your SNCF (3) train to Calais from Paris online with Omio! If you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest SNCF (3) train from Paris to Calais, Omio can help you out every step of the way. Check current SNCF (3) train schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best connections for the 146 miles (236 km) route from Paris to Calais as well as ticket information for the train (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), and then book a cheap train ticket – all in one convenient place. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains between Paris and Calais, you can check straight away if the SNCF (3) ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Buy your official SNCF (3) Paris to Calais train tickets online on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy the travel experience!

Paris to Calais train information with SNCF (3):

  • Average Duration: 2 h 56 min
  • SNCF (3) frequency: 3 a day

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%.
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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
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Paris to Calais trains for as little as $35 (€34)  in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Paris to Calais train price to come in at an average of $42 (€41)  one way.
When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Paris to Calais by train to be approximately 146 miles (236 km).
While the time it takes to travel 146 miles (236 km) to Calais from Paris can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Paris to Calais train journey time is on average 2 h 9 min.

When taking the train from Paris to 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.

Passengers board their train most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and travel around 1.9 miles (3.1 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.

Take the Paris to Calais train with SNCF | TER, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI or SNCF. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route from Paris to Calais as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Yes, there are 4 direct trains per day from Paris to Calais. You can look to travel with SNCF | TER  without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this journey.
The average number of trains departing Paris for Calais is 15 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
You can take the earliest train from Paris to Calais at 5: 52 AM   or take the last train from Paris to Calais leaving at 6: 22 PM. Look for the latest Paris to Calais train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this journey.
If you buy a train ticket from Paris to Calais within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $42 (€41) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Paris and Calais are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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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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Phone Number
+33 184943635
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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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+33 890640650
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Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
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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+33 892353535
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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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Phone Number
+33 892353535
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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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ParkingParking
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Phone Number
+33 892353535
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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

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