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from Calais to Dover

You can get from Calais to Dover by train, bus or flight.

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08:25AMCalais1h30 08:55AMDover
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$1031One-way
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05:40AMCalais1h30 06:10AMDover
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$941One-way
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10:30AMCalais1h30 11:00AMDover
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$1031One-way
07:00AMCalais1h30 07:30AMDover
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$1031One-way
11:50AMCalais1h30 12:20PMDover
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$1041One-way

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Tue
May 24
$94DFDS
Wed
May 25
$94DFDS
Thu
May 26
$94DFDS
Fri
May 27
$93DFDS
Sat
May 28
$111DFDS
Sun
May 29
$132DFDS
Mon
May 30
$110DFDS
Tue
May 31
$102DFDS
Wed
Jun 1
$101DFDS
Thu
Jun 2
$102DFDS
Fri
Jun 3
$101DFDS
Sat
Jun 4
$111DFDS
Sun
Jun 5
$135DFDS
Mon
Jun 6
$111DFDS
Tue
Jun 7
$94DFDS
Thu
Jun 9
$94DFDS
Fri
Jun 10
$93DFDS
Sat
Jun 11
$109DFDS
Sun
Jun 12
$110DFDS

Travel Information to Dover from Calais

distanceDistance27 miles (43 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFerry
carriersPopular travel companiesDFDS

Take a ferry to travel 27 miles (43 km) to Dover from Calais. DFDS is the main travel company operating this journey. Travelers can even take a direct from Calais to Dover.

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FAQs

What are the COVID-19 travel restrictions for Dover, United Kingdom if I’m coming from Calais, France?

Travel between Calais, France and Dover, United Kingdom is: Fully open.

Can travelers from France enter United Kingdom?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Dover from Calais?

Conditions of entry into United Kingdom:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Dover, United Kingdom?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of United Kingdom has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 5/22/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey to Dover from Calais.

Are there restrictions on reentering France from Dover, United Kingdom due to the coronavirus pandemic?

The restriction level for your return to Calais, France from United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Calais from Dover restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Calais from Dover?

Conditions of reentry into France:

  • 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 coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Calais, France?

You should observe these safety measures in France as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to France was last checked on 5/22/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Calais from Dover closer to your date of departure here.

How do I go from Calais to Dover?

Travel between Calais and Dover by taking a ferry.

How far is it from Calais to Dover?

You should expect to travel around 27 miles (43 km) between Calais and Dover.

What are the departure and arrival points in Calais and in Dover?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Calais to Dover:

    Which travel operators can get me to Dover from Calais?

    Let Omio help you find the best company to travel with between Calais and Dover:

    • You can travel by ferry to Dover from Calais with DFDS, and you can find DFDS Calais to Dover tickets for $207 (€186) on Omio.

    What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Calais to Dover?

    Many of our customers who book a trip from Calais to Dover often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like London, Paris or Canterbury. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Calais and Dover itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Dover and any of these top destinations today!

    How early should I buy Calais to Dover tickets online to score the best deals?

    When planning your trip from Calais to Dover, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

    • Ferry tickets are costing $207 (€186) one way on average.

    However, we recommend buying tickets from Calais to Dover online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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