Gare de Calais-Ville

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Calais-Ville station

Gare de Calais-Ville is a railway station in the city centre of Calais, France. It is the principal station for commuter and short distance rail services in Calais. Another station Calais-Fréthun,[1] which is where longer distance services depart from, is connected by a free shuttle bus service (to meet with services to Paris).[2] There is a third smaller station at Gare des Fontinettes.

There is a shuttle service bus from the Port of Calais to the station.

Train services[edit]

The station is served by the following services:

  • High speed services (TGV) Paris - Lille - Calais
Preceding station   SNCF   Following station
Terminus   TGV
TGV inter-regional
  Calais-Fréthun
Terminus TER Nord-Pas-de-Calais 7
toward Arras
Terminus TER Nord-Pas-de-Calais 9
toward Dunkerque
TER Nord-Pas-de-Calais 12
Terminus TER Picardie 24
toward Calais-Ville
Terminus   TER AUT   Calais-Fréthun
Folkestone West
via Channel Tunnel
  Venice Simplon Orient Express
London-Paris-Rome
  Paris Gare de l'Est

As of July 2011 the typical weekday service pattern is

  • 3-5 tpd (trains per day) to Dunkirk (TER line 9)[3]
  • 11 tpd to Calais-Frethun and Boulogne (TER line 10), some continuing to Gare d'Étaples-Le Touquet, Rang-du-Fliers-Verton and Amiens[4]
  • 40 tpd to St Omer, of which 34 continue to Hazebrouck and 17 of these on to Gare de Lille Flandres[4]

There is one TGV return service via Calais-Fréthun to Gare de Lille Europe each day.[4]

Railways in Calais
Line to Dunkirk
Line to Lille
Les Fontinettes
Calais-Ville
Calais-Maritime
Channel Tunnel
Eurotunnel
Calais-Fréthun
Line to Boulogne
LGV Nord to Lille
Template:Calais-Lille Flandres
Calais Ville
Les Fontinettes
Pont-D'Ardres
Nortkerque
Ruminghem
Watten-Éperlecques
Saint-Omer
Hazebrouck / Hazebroek
Strazeele
Bailleul / Belle
Steenwerck
Nieppe
Armentières
Perenchies
Gare de Saint Andre
La Madeleine
Gare de Lille Flandres
Calais-Ville with TER Nord-Pas-de-Calais rolling stock.

References[edit]

Coordinates: 50°57′12″N 1°51′2″E / 50.95333°N 1.85056°E / 50.95333; 1.85056