Duration 30 min
Distance 27 miles
Average price £22
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The ferry between Calais and Dover takes 30 min. There is an hourly ferry service from Calais to Dover. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Car ferry

  1. Calais
  2. Dover
1h 30m
Bookable on Rome2rio
£18 - £26

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Calais to Dover? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Calais and arriving at Dover. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 30m.

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The distance between Calais and Dover is 27 miles.

Book your Calais to Dover ferry tickets online with Direct Ferries.

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Dover is 1h behind Calais. It is currently 3:43 PM in Calais and 2:43 PM in Dover.

There are 651+ hotels available in Dover. Prices start at £55 per night.

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What companies run services between Calais and Dover?

P&O Ferries operates a car ferry from Calais to Dover every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £18 - £26 and the journey takes 1h 30m.
Ferry operators
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£18 - £26

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