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May 25
$96DFDS
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May 27
$108DFDS
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May 28
$116DFDS

Travel Information to Calais from Canterbury

distanceDistance40 miles (64 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFerry
carriersPopular travel companiesDFDS

Take a ferry to travel 40 miles (64 km) from Canterbury to Calais. DFDS is the main travel company operating this trip. Travelers can even take a direct ferry from Canterbury to Calais.

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FAQs

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

Travel from Canterbury, United Kingdom to Calais, France is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Calais from Canterbury restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Calais, France from Canterbury?

  • 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 COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Calais, France?

The government of France has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 5/22/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Canterbury to Calais closer to your planned date of departure here.

Are there restrictions on my return trip to Canterbury, United Kingdom from Calais, France due to COVID-19?

Return travel to Canterbury, United Kingdom from France is: Fully open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering United Kingdom from France?

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

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into United Kingdom from France?

Requirements for reentering United Kingdom:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in United Kingdom?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in United Kingdom to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face masks: Regional advice

The above information about your return travel to Canterbury, United Kingdom was last verified on 5/22/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Canterbury from Calais.

How do I get from Canterbury to Calais?

You can go from Canterbury to Calais by ferry.

What is the distance from Canterbury to Calais?

Calais is approximately 40 miles (64 km) away from Canterbury.

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

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

    Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Canterbury to Calais?

    Let Omio help you find the best company to travel with to Calais from Canterbury:

    • You can go to Calais from Canterbury by ferry with DFDS. You'll see cheap ferry tickets for $93 (€83) with DFDS from Canterbury to Calais on Omio.

    Is it possible to travel directly to Calais from Canterbury?

    Yes, there is a direct service from Canterbury to Calais:

    • You'll find direct ferries with DFDS.

    Direct services to Calais 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 trip.

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

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

    How far in advance should I book tickets from Canterbury to Calais online to get the best deals?

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

    • A ferry ticket is costing on average $93 (€83) one way for this trip.

    But we recommend booking Canterbury to Calais 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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