How to travel from Ghent to Calais

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Travel Information between Ghent and Calais

distanceDistance81 miles (130 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$18 - $81
fastestFastest modeBus • $81 (€75) • 15 h 50 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus

Travel 81 miles (130 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train from Ghent to Calais. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are BlaBlaCar Bus among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Ghent to Calais.

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FAQs

Travel between Ghent, Belgium and Calais, France is: Fully open.

Can travelers from Belgium enter France?

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

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

Conditions of entry into France:

  • There are no current restrictions

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Calais, France?

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

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

This information was last checked on 8/8/22. 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 Calais from Ghent.

The restriction level for your return to Ghent, Belgium from France is: Fully open.

Is my journey back to Ghent from Calais restricted?

Entry into Belgium is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France.

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

Conditions of reentry into Belgium:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Ghent, Belgium?

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

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Recommended

This information about your return travel to Belgium was last checked on 7/28/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Ghent from Calais closer to your date of departure here.

You can travel to Calais from Ghent 4 different ways: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to travel from Ghent to Calais is by taking a train with an average price of $18 (€17).

This is compared to other travel options to Calais:

Taking a train is about $63 (€58) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $81 (€75) for this route.

The quickest way to travel from Ghent to Calais is by bus, which takes on average 15 h 50 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Calais by train can take on average 0 h 0 min.

The distance from Ghent to Calais is approximately 81 miles (130 km).

The average frequency per day from Ghent to Calais is:

  • Around 1 bus per day.

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

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

  • Most travelers take a bus from Ghent to Calais, Terminal Ferry.
  • Most travelers board their train from Gent St Pieters and arrive in Calais Ville.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Ghent to Calais, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • BlaBlaCar Bus can get you to Calais by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with BlaBlaCar Bus from Ghent to Calais for $81 (€75) on Omio.
Looking to extend your trip from Ghent to Calais? Many Omio customers who go from Ghent 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.

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

  • A bus ticket for this journey is costing $81 (€75) one way on average.
  • A train ticket for this route is costing $18 (€17) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Ghent 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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