How to travel from Calais to Paris

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Travel Information to Paris from Calais

distanceDistance146 miles (236 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$22 - $319
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $22 (€20) • 3 h 55 min
fastestFastest modeBus • $22 (€20) • 3 h 55 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus or Air France

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 146 miles (236 km) from Calais to Paris. If speed is a priority, then a bus is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 55 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $22 (€20). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are BlaBlaCar Bus or Air France among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight 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 Tips: 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.

There are 3 ways to get from Calais to Paris: bus, flight or train.

The cheapest way to go to Paris from Calais is by taking a bus, which costs on average $22 (€20).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Paris:

Taking a bus is about $297 (€264) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $319 (€284) for this journey.

Taking a bus is about $28 (€25) less than taking a train, which costs on average $51 (€45) for this trip.

The quickest way to travel to Paris from Calais is by bus, which takes on average 3 h 55 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by flight can take 5 h 15 min   on average.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 4 h 36 min.

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

The average frequency per day from Calais to Paris is:

  • Around 2 buses per day.
  • 14 trains a day.

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

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.

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 BlaBlaCar Bus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $22 (€20) with BlaBlaCar Bus from Calais to Paris.
  • You can go to Paris from Calais by plane with Air France. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $319 (€284) with Air France from Calais to Paris on Omio.

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

  • You can find 2 direct buses per day to Paris with BlaBlaCar or BlaBlaCar Bus.
  • You'll find 3 direct trains a day to Paris with SNCF | TER.

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

Looking to extend your trip from Calais to Paris? Many Omio customers who go from Calais to Paris usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Barcelona or Amsterdam. If you're looking to explore London, Barcelona or Amsterdam from Paris, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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

  • A bus ticket for this journey is costing $22 (€20) one way on average.
  • A plane ticket costs $319 (€284) one way on average for this route.
  • A train ticket for this trip is costing $51 (€45) one way on average.

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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