Getting to Picardy

Easy access to Picardy by ferry, train, car or plane

With its convenient road, air, and rail connections, getting to Picardy couldn’t be simpler!


By ferry
P&O Ferries
Regular crossings all year
Dover to Calais : 90 min
DFDS Seaways
Regular crossings all year
Dover to Calais : 120 min
By the Channel Tunnel
From TER to TGV (high speed train) and Eurostar, Picardy is at the forefront of rail transport
  • Roissy (Charles de Gaulle Airport) in 35 minutes,
  • Lille in 25 minutes,
  • Bruxelles in 1 hrs 30 minutes
  • London in 3 hrs
Up to 4 departures per hour with daily crossings from Folkestone to Calais
Folkestone to Calais : 35 min

London St Pancras/ Ashford/ Ebbsfleet to Calais/ Paris, Gare du Nord: regular service

London to Calais : 60 min
London to Lille : 90 min
London to Paris : 140 min


Trains within Picardy
Train travel within Picardy is easy – Click here for timetables and fares

By air
Picardy can be reached by air directly from around Europe by flying to the Paris Beauvais Airport.

Paris Beauvais Airport  
Direct regular flights from :
Manchester. Journey time : 1h30
Dublin. Journey time : 1h30
Shannon. Journey time : 1h30

Paris,Charles De Gaulle

Paris, Orly 

By coach

London to Paris: regular departures





Car hire and car sharing network