Duration 1h 30m
Distance 43 km
Average price 25€
Frequency 9/day

Trip overview

The ferry between Dover and Calais takes 1h 30m. The ferry service runs several times per day from Dover to Calais. 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. Dover
  2. Calais
1h 30m
Bookable on Rome2rio
21€ - 29€

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

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The distance between Dover and Calais is 43 km.

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Calais is 1h ahead of Dover. It is currently 1:15 AM in Dover and 2:15 AM in Calais.

There are 311+ hotels available in Calais. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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