Trains to Calais
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About Calais and the train services available
Calais is located in northern France in the department of Pas-de-Calais. The town is a major ferry port and overlooks the Strait of Dover and is the closest French town to England. Calais is a major port for ferries between France and England, and since 1994, the Channel Tunnel has linked nearby Coquelles to Folkestone by rail.
Calais is served by three railway stations. Gare de Calais-Frethun is the first stop on mainland Europe of the Eurostar service from London to Paris and Brussels. It is also served by high speed TGV services to Lille.
Gare der Calais-Ville is the nearest station to the ferry port.
Gare des Fontinettes is served by TER Nord-Pas-de-Calais trains travelling from Calais-Ville to Lille, Dunkirk and Boulogne.