Calais Ferry Port
Calais Ferry Port is located on the northern tip of France and offers the shortest ferry crossing from the UK.
Over 10 million passengers pass through the port each year making it not only the largest passenger ferry terminal in France but also the busiest car ferry port on mainland Europe. The crossing from Dover to Calais is not of the cheapest but one of the most popular entry points into France.
Calais Ferry Port Address
Dover port is located at Car Ferry Terminal, Gare Maritime Est, Calais, France. The satellite navigation coordinates are 50.967620, 1.867037.
What is the postcode for Calais Ferry Terminal?
The postcode for Calais Ferry Port is 62100.
How to get to the terminal
The ferry terminal is easily accessible by road, rail and on foot.
If you’re travelling by car you’ll find that the port is connected directly to the French road network by two autoroutes, the A26/E15 and the A16/E40. The ferry terminal and port are well signposted from all directions.
If you’re travelling by bus then you’ll find a regular shuttle service that operates between the Port of Calais and the town centre. There are further buses to the rest of France available from the town.
The closest train station is Calais Ville, located in the centre of Calais. From the train station you can catch trains to the rest of France and Paris.
Calais Port and Terminal Facilities
Key features include:
- Ticket office
- Cashpoint machine
- Bureau de change
- Bar, restaurant
- Free public car park
- Toilets & showers
- Vending machines
- Children’s area with arcade games
- Car hire
- Free WiFi
Hotels in Calais
For hotels near Calais click here.
Book your ferry to Calais
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