London to Calais coach

Cheap bus tickets from London to Calais

Showing times and prices for 10 Aug

Cheapest

£94

Average

£94

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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21:30London17h35 16:05Calais, Gare routière
1 change
£941One-way

Bus Timetable London to Calais

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Bus times from London to Calais

Showing times and prices for 10 Aug

Fastest Journey

17 h 35 m

Average

17 h 35 m

Buses per day

1

Distance

151 km

It's difficult to get from London to Calais without changing at least once.

Fastest
21:30London17h35 16:05Calais, Gare routière
1 change
£941One-way

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Coach companies: FlixBus and BlaBlaCar Bus London to Calais

You can travel by coach to Calais from London with FlixBus and BlaBlaCar Bus for as low as £35. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

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BlaBlaCar Bus

FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost coach operators, founded in Germany and offering long-distance coach services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight coaches on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long coach journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

London to Calais coach information with FlixBus:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 55 min
  • FlixBus frequency: 3 a day

BlaBlaCar Bus (formerly known as Ouibus or iDBUS), a subsidiary of the popular French car sharing service, BlaBlaCar, is a provider operating long-distance coach services in 10 countries in Europe. Founded in France, BlaBlaCar Bus provides connections to over 300 destinations. Standard amenities on the coaches include air conditioning, toilets, USB and power outlets for charging phones, tablets and laptops during long coach journeys, extra legroom and adjustable seats. On select routes there is also free Wi-Fi available. BlaBlaCar Bus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one cabin bag and up to two hold bags per person.

  • Average Price: £35

Coaches from London to Calais

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. 

Which coach companies travel from London to Calais?

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.

How long is the coach from London to Calais?

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.

How many coaches are there from London to Calais?

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.

What are the departure and arrival stations for coaches from London to Calais?

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 Tips: Coach to Calais from London

Take the bus to Calais 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 London to Calais.
FAQs

Travel between London, United Kingdom and Calais, France by coach is: Fully open.

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

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

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 08/08/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your coach from London to Calais before travelling.

The restriction level for your return coach to London, United Kingdom from Calais is: Fully open.

Is my return coach into London from Calais restricted?

International entry 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?

Conditions of reentry:

  • There are no current restrictions

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

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

  • Social distancing required: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

Last checked on 08/08/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach to London from Calais closer to your date of departure here.

Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest coach between London and Calais for the next 7 days starting from £35  one way.
If you’re looking to book tickets for this journey in the next 7 days, you’ll find that London to Calais coach prices are on average £89  one way.
You should expect to travel around 93 miles  between London and Calais by coach.
The coach time between London and Calais is on average 6 h 25 min  for the 93 miles long journey, but the time it takes to go to Calais from London by coach can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from London Victoria   and arrive in Calais, Terminal Ferry.

Passengers board the coach most frequently from London Victoria, which is located around 1.8 miles (2.9 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Calais, Terminal Ferry, located 0.8 miles (1.3 km) away from the city centre.

Take the London to Calais coach with Eurolines France, Eurolines Switzerland, Ouibus, BlaBlaCar Bus or FlixBus. However, it's always good to check out all possible coach companies for the journey to Calais from London as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The average number of coaches departing London for Calais is 1 a day. The coach schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
If you prefer early morning coaches from London to Calais, the first coach leaves at 06: 30. If you prefer late night coaches from London to Calais, the last coach of the day leaves at 23: 30. Omio shows you the latest coach from London to Calais timetable to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
If you purchase a coach ticket from London to Calais within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £89 one way. However, we recommend booking your coach in advance to get access to the best prices. Coach tickets from London to Calais are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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