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Pau to Calais by train

It takes an average of 11h 53m to travel from Pau to Calais by train, over a distance of around 539 miles (868 km). There are normally 12 trains per day travelling from Pau to Calais and tickets for this journey start from $60.73 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 8h 42m
PriceFrom $60.73
Distance539 miles (868 km)
Frequency12 trains per day
First train05:01
Last train18:51
Departure stationPau
Arrival stationCalais
Changes1 change

Pau to Calais train times

Check out the next trains departing from Pau to Calais for Tuesday Nov 2nd 2021. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
06:40 15:22 8h 42m, 1 change
08:43 17:28 8h 45m, 2 changes
08:43 18:31 9h 48m, 1 change
09:53 19:13 9h 20m, 4 changes
09:53 19:28 9h 35m, 3 changes
12:32 21:24 8h 52m, 2 changes
13:47 05:55 16h 8m, 2 changes
15:47 06:40 14h 53m, 2 changes
17:35 08:28 14h 53m, 3 changes
17:35 09:22 15h 47m, 2 changes

Cheap train tickets from Pau to Calais

The price of train tickets from Pau to Calais starts at $60.73 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 Pau 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 Pau to Calais

Want to know more about your journey from Pau 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 Pau to Calais take?

The average journey time by train between Pau and Calais is 11 hours and 53 minutes, with around 12 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 Pau and Calais by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Pau to Calais is 8 hours and 42 minutes.

How much does the train from Pau to Calais cost?

Train tickets from Pau to Calais can start from as little as $60.73 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 Pau to Calais?

No, there are no direct train services from Pau to Calais. Travelling from Pau to Calais by train will require a minimum of 1 change.

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

The first train from Pau to Calais leaves at 05:01. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

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

The last train from Pau to Calais leaves at 18:51. 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 Pau and Calais by train?

Trains travelling from Pau to Calais cover a distance of around 539 miles (868 km) during the journey.

The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Pau to Calais for a typical week day using timetable data for 11/02/2021. 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 07/01/2021 for travel on 07/01/2021 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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