How to get from Amsterdam to Calais

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Travel Information between Amsterdam and Calais

distanceDistance162 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£40 - £87
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £40 • 50 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £40 • 50 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus or easyJet

Travel 162 miles by coach, flight, ferry or train from Amsterdam to Calais. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 50 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as £40. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are BlaBlaCar Bus or easyJet among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight from Amsterdam to Calais.

Travel Tips: Travel from Amsterdam to Calais

Travel 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 Amsterdam to Calais.

International travel from Amsterdam, Netherlands to Calais, France is: Fully open.

Can I enter France if coming from Netherlands?

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

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Calais if travelling from Amsterdam?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What measures do I need to follow in Calais, France due to the pandemic?

All travellers in France must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 08/08/2022; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey from Amsterdam to Calais.

Return travel to Amsterdam, Netherlands from France is: Fully open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Netherlands from France?

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

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

Requirements for reentering Netherlands:

  • There are no current restrictions

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

All travellers must abide by the following measures in Netherlands to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Recommended

The above information about your return travel to Amsterdam, Netherlands was last verified on 28/07/2022. 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 Amsterdam from Calais.

There are 4 ways that you can travel to Calais from Amsterdam. You can take a coach, flight, ferry or train.

Flight services offer the cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Calais. Tickets for a flight cost on average £40.

This is compared to other travel options to Calais:

A flight is £21 less than a coach for this trip with tickets for a coach from Amsterdam to Calais costing on average £61.

A flight journey is usually £47 less than a journey to Calais by train, which costs on average £87 for the same trip.

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

In comparison, going by coach can take 6 h 25 min   on average.

In comparison, getting to Calais by train can take on average 7 h 12 min.

You should expect to travel around 162 miles from Amsterdam to Calais.

The average frequency per day from Amsterdam to Calais is:

  • Around 2 coaches per day.
  • Around 3 trains per day.

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Amsterdam to Calais:

  • Most travellers board their coach from Amsterdam, Radarweg (Sloterdijk) and arrive in Calais, Terminal Ferry.
  • Most travellers who purchase a train ticket from Amsterdam to Calais depart from Amsterdam Centraal to Calais Ville.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Amsterdam to Calais:

  • You can travel by coach to Calais from Amsterdam with BlaBlaCar Bus, and you can find BlaBlaCar Bus Amsterdam to Calais tickets for £61 on Omio.
  • You can travel by plane between Amsterdam and Calais with easyJet, and you can find easyJet Amsterdam to Calais tickets for £40 on Omio.

Yes, there are direct services available to Calais from Amsterdam with the following travel operators:

  • You can travel directly by plane with KLM Cityhopper.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Calais as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Calais from Amsterdam.

Many of our customers who book a trip from Amsterdam to Calais often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like London, Paris or Lille. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Amsterdam and Calais itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Calais and any of these top destinations today!

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

  • The price of a coach ticket for this journey is £61 one way on average.
  • The price of a plane ticket for this route is on average £40 one way.
  • The price of a train ticket for this journey is on average £87 one way.

But we recommend booking Amsterdam 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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