Cars & Passengers

The ports of Dover and Calais are both accessible directly from the motorway and well signposted from the town centres.

Port of Dover :

  • The A2 brings you directly to the port, and the M20 leads you to the town of Dover. The port of Dover is clearly signposted, even in the town centre. All access routes to the port of Dover are designed to carry heavy volumes of traffic. Follow the signs to the port and drive through to passport control.
  • GPS coordinates: latitude 51.126367518319235 - longitude 1.3272857666015625
  • For foot passengers, a bus operates between Dover Priory station and the port of Dover. It costs £1.

Port of Calais :

  • The A26 and A16 pass the town of Calais. On each motorway, the port of Calais is indicated by large green signs stating ‘Port Ferries’. Follow the motorway directly to passport control or the port buildings.
  • GPS coordinates: latitude 50.96598 - longitude 1.865503
  • For foot passengers, there’s a bus service operating between Calais Town train station and the port which also stops in the town centre and costs €1.50.