|Distance||93 miles (150 km)|
|Average coach duration||5 h 20 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£29 (€33)|
|Coach companies||Eurolines France, National Express or Ouibus|
Coaches from London to Calais cover the 93 miles (150 km) long trip taking on average 5 h 20 min with our travel partners like Eurolines France, National Express or Ouibus. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this journey for as low as £18, but the average price of coach tickets is £29. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Calais, Terminal Ferry.
Travel between London and Calais from £18 with Omio’s coach partners National Express! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient journey for you.
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 London - 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.
Please follow the recommendations outlined by National Express when booking your coach tickets between London and Calais due to the coronavirus:
Crossing the channel from London to mainland Europe is easy with plenty of coaches from London to Calais. Journey times will be around five hours, and four direct buses leave London Victoria every day of the week, all year round.
Eurolines is the main operator on the London to Calais route, running three direct buses every day. Travellers can also choose a single daily service with BlaBlaBus if they prefer.
Coaches from London to Calais will take between five hours and five and a half hours to get to their destination. No changes are needed, although buses will need to board a vehicle ferry to cross the Channel, which adds one hour onto every journey.
Buses depart London Victoria Coach Station for Calais every day. Whenever travellers need to visit Calais, they can expect four direct services. This usually includes a mid-morning departure and three evening services.
Departure bus station: All coaches to Calais from London will start their journeys at London Victoria Coach Station. London's leading bus transport centre, Victoria is well-placed for those staying in both London suburbs and the city centre. Nearby Victoria Station has excellent rail connections to Kent and Surrey, while the Victoria, District and Circle Lines of the London Underground link the station with almost all parts of the city. Buses also run straight to the coach station from Brixton, Westminster and the West End, making it easy for all travellers to reach their bus without any hassle.
Arrival bus station: Buses from London will drop off travellers at Calais Terminal Ferry. The Terminal is around two miles' walk from the actual city of Calais, but getting into town shouldn't be difficult. Taxi rides won't take more than 7-10 minutes to reach the Hotel de Ville, and visitors can walk down the Rue Lamy to the centre of town in 45 minutes. Vivabus services also run into town and serve Cite Europe, Calais' premier shopping destination. Those headed to Calais Station should follow directions to the city centre, cross the bridge, and follow the Avenue du President Wilson. The station should be on the right-hand side.
Travel between London, United Kingdom and Calais, France by coach is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom
Conditions of entry:
All travellers in France must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 27/10/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach between London and Calais as this information can change.
The current restriction level for your return trip by coach from Calais to London is: Partially open
Reentry to United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
What are the entry requirements?
The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last verified on 26/10/2021. 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 London coach here.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from London Victoria and arrive in Calais, Terminal Ferry.
Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their coaches from London Victoria and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre to get to this coach station.
Passengers arriving in Calais most often arrive at Calais, Terminal Ferry and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from this coach station to the city centre.
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