How to get from Birmingham to Calais

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Travel Information from Birmingham to Calais

distanceDistance191 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£9 - £70
fastestFastest modeTrain • £70 • 3 h 33 min
carriersPopular travel companiesChiltern Railways

Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 191 miles between Birmingham and Calais. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Chiltern Railways among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Birmingham to Calais.

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International travel from Birmingham, United Kingdom to Calais, France is: Fully open.

Can I enter France if coming from United Kingdom?

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

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

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 Birmingham to Calais.

The restriction level for your return to Birmingham, United Kingdom from France is: Fully open.

Is my journey back to Birmingham from Calais restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into United Kingdom:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Birmingham, United Kingdom?

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

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

This information about your return travel to United Kingdom was last checked on 08/08/2022. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Birmingham from Calais closer to your date of departure here.

There are 4 ways that you can travel between Birmingham and Calais. You can take a coach, flight, ferry or train.

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Birmingham to Calais. Tickets for a coach cost on average £9.

This is compared to other travel options to Calais:

A coach is £62 less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Birmingham to Calais costing on average £70.

The quickest way to travel from Birmingham to Calais is by train, which takes on average 3 h 33 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

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Calais is approximately 191 miles away from Birmingham.

The average frequency per day from Birmingham to Calais is:

  • 8 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Calais from Birmingham 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 Birmingham to Calais:

  • Most travellers take a coach from Birmingham, Coach Station to Calais, Terminal Ferry.
  • Most travellers who buy a train ticket from Birmingham to Calais depart from Birmingham New Street to Calais Ville.

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

  • You can travel by train from Birmingham to Calais with Chiltern Railways, and you can find Chiltern Railways Birmingham to Calais tickets for £70 on Omio.
Many of our customers who book a trip from Birmingham 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 Birmingham and Calais itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Calais and any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip between Birmingham and Calais, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets cost on average £9 one way.
  • Train tickets cost £70 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets to Calais from Birmingham online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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