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Take the train from Liège to Calais in 2 hours 52 minutes

If you want to travel from Liège to Calais by train, you've come to the right place.

You can expect the journey from Liège to Calais by train to take around 4 hours 14 minutes. If you want to get there as quickly as possible, it can take as little as 2 hours 52 minutes on the fastest services. You'll usually find around 13 trains per day running on this route, which spans 264 km. You'll have to make 2 changes along the way on your journey to Calais.

Use our Journey Planner at the top of the page to search for cheap ticket prices and we'll show you how much you can save. Tickets from Liège to Calais start from $44.07 when you book in advance.

If you want to know more about the journey, keep reading for train schedules, tips on finding cheap tickets and FAQs, including first and last train times. Want to go straight to booking? Start a search with us today!

Liège to Calais by train

It takes an average of 4h 14m to travel from Liège to Calais by train, over a distance of around 164 miles (264 km). There are normally 13 trains per day traveling from Liège to Calais and tickets for this journey start from $44.07 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 2h 52m
PriceFrom $44.07
Distance164 miles (264 km)
Frequency13 trains per day
First train04:37
Last train19:01
Departure stationLiège
Arrival stationCalais
Changes2 changes

Liège to Calais train times

Check out the next trains departing from Liège to Calais for Tuesday Jul 12th 2022. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
04:58 08:28 3h 30m, 2 changes
06:01 09:24 3h 23m, 2 changes
08:01 12:28 4h 27m, 2 changes
11:01 14:28 3h 27m, 2 changes
13:01 16:24 3h 23m, 2 changes
14:01 16:53 2h 52m, 2 changes
14:28 18:15 3h 47m, 3 changes
14:28 18:28 4h 0m, 2 changes
15:01 19:13 4h 12m, 3 changes
16:01 19:29 3h 28m, 2 changes

Cheap train tickets from Liège to Calais

The price of train tickets from Liège to Calais starts at $44.07 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Liège to Calais by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

FAQs for Liège to Calais

Want to know more about your journey from Liège to Calais? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Liège to Calais take?

The average journey time by train between Liège and Calais is 4 hours and 14 minutes, with around 13 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Liège and Calais by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Liège to Calais is 2 hours and 52 minutes.

How much does the train from Liège to Calais cost?

Train tickets from Liège to Calais can start from as little as $44.07 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Liège to Calais?

No, there are no direct train services from Liège to Calais. Travelling from Liège to Calais by train will require a minimum of 2 changes.

What time does the first train from Liège to Calais leave?

The first train from Liège to Calais leaves at 04:37. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Liège to Calais leave?

The last train from Liège to Calais leaves at 19:01. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Liège and Calais by train?

Trains travelling from Liège to Calais cover a distance of around 164 miles (264 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Calais to Liège.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Liège to Calais for a typical week day using timetable data for 07/12/2022. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 04/18/2022 for travel on 04/18/2022 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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