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from Calais to Paris

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

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To get from Calais to Paris on Jan 27 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Travel Information from Calais to Paris

distanceDistance146 miles (236 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$31 - $50
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $31 (€26) • 2 h 39 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $31 (€26) • 2 h 39 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSNCF | Autocar or SNCF | TGV INOUI

Travel 146 miles (236 km) by bus or train from Calais to Paris. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 39 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $31 (€26). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are SNCF | Autocar or SNCF | TGV INOUI among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Calais to Paris.

How to get from Calais to Paris

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Calais to Paris, 54,26% of our customers choose the train as their preferred mode of transportation. By traveling by train on this route, you can enjoy the comfort of spacious seats, spectacular views—and in some cases free Wi-Fi—in both second and first class. Our customers have decided that the train is the best way to get from Calais to Paris and have chosen to enjoy this fast, safe and efficient way to arrive at their destination. Taking the train also avoids long lines or potential expenses for transfers to/from the station—especially since most main railway stations are located in the city center. Train companies in Europe vary from country to country, but most of them offer high-speed train routes, therefore when you add up at the end-to-end journey time, the train is often also the fastest way to get to your destination.

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Travel Tips: Travel from Calais to Paris

Travel to Paris 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 Calais to Paris.

How do I travel from Calais to Paris?

You can travel between Calais and Paris 2 different ways: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Calais to Paris?

The cheapest way to get from Calais to Paris is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $31 (€26) compared to other travel options to Paris:

A train is $19 (€16) less than a bus for this route with tickets for a bus from Calais to Paris costing on average $50 (€41).

What is the fastest way to travel between Calais and Paris?

The fastest way from Calais to Paris is by train with an average journey time of 2 h 39 min.

There are alternative travel options to Paris that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Paris by bus can take on average 3 h 30 min.

What is the distance from Calais to Paris?

Paris is approximately 146 miles (236 km) away from Calais.

How many services a day are there between Calais and Paris?

The average frequency per day from Calais to Paris is:

  • 10 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Calais to Paris as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from Calais to Paris?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Calais to Paris:

  • Buses mostly depart from Calais, Terminal Ferry and arrive in Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine).
  • Trains mostly depart from Calais Ville and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.

Which travel companies can get me from Calais to Paris?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Calais to Paris:

  • You can travel to Paris from Calais by bus with SNCF | Autocar. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $50 (€41) with SNCF | Autocar from Calais to Paris.
  • You can travel between Calais and Paris by train with SNCF | TGV INOUI. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $31 (€26) with SNCF | TGV INOUI from Calais to Paris.

Can I find a direct route from Calais to Paris?

Yes, there are direct services available from Calais to Paris with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find 10 direct trains per day with.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Paris as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Calais and Paris.

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Calais to Paris?

Many of our customers traveling from Calais to Paris don't make Paris their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Paris are London, Barcelona or Amsterdam, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Paris to any of these top destinations today!

How early should I purchase Calais to Paris tickets online to score the best deals?

Before traveling from Calais to Paris, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket costs $50 (€41) one way on average for this trip.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $31 (€26) one way for this journey.

But we recommend booking Calais to Paris tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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