Folkestone to Calais coach

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Overview: Coach from Folkestone to Calais

distanceDistance30 miles (48 km)
changesDirect coachYes

Coaches from Folkestone to Calais cover the 30 miles (48 km) long journey with our travel partners like. There are direct coach services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Folkestone Central and arrive in Calais, Terminal Ferry.

Coach companies: National Express Folkestone to Calais

Travel to Calais from Folkestone on National Express coaches with Omio. When comparing timetables and tickets, we will also show you other options with multiple connections or other travel modes if they’re available.

National Express

National Express is the leading coach operator for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 coaches a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveller in mind. All National Express coaches are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most coaches are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Folkestone - Calais coach: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.

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    FAQs

    Travel between Folkestone, United Kingdom and Calais, France by coach is: Partially open.

    What is the status of international entry into France from United Kingdom?

    International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

    Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in France from Folkestone?

    Conditions of entry:

    • 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 safety rules to follow in Calais, France?

    When travelling in France, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

    The information above was last checked on 26/06/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your coach between Folkestone and Calais before travelling.

    The current restriction level for your return trip by coach from Calais to Folkestone is: Fully open

    Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to United Kingdom from France?

    Reentry to United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Calais?

    What are the entry requirements?

    • There are no current restrictions

    What are the safety rules to follow in Folkestone, United Kingdom?

    The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

    Last verified on 26/06/2022. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Calais to Folkestone coach here.

    You should expect to travel around 30 miles (48 km)  to Calais from Folkestone by coach.

    When taking a coach from Folkestone, you have a couple of coach stations you can depart from including Folkestone, Stop 24, Folkestone, Central Railway Station (Stop C) and Folkestone. When you arrive in Calais, your coach can arrive in coach stations including Calais, Terminal Ferry, Calais, Quai du Rhin (Gare) and Calais.

    Omio customers travelling this route book their coaches from Folkestone Central   to Calais, Terminal Ferry.

    You can find the most popular departure coach station for this journey, Folkestone Central, located approximately 1.4 miles (2.3 km) from the city centre of Folkestone. The most popular arrival coach station in Calais, called Calais, Terminal Ferry, is located around 2.3 miles (3.7 km) away from its city centre.

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