• Latest Travel Information

  • Folkestone terminal:

    Our passenger service is currently operating to schedule with up to 2 departures per hour. We wish you a pleasant crossing with Eurotunnel Le Shuttle. 

    Calais terminal:

    Our passenger service is currently operating to schedule with up to 2 departures per hour. We wish you a pleasant crossing with Eurotunnel Le Shuttle. 

    Last Updated 17/01/2017 - 15:44   (GMT +1hr)


  • Temporary overnight service suspension Saturday 21st January 2017

    Our annual safety exercise is taking place in the Tunnel overnight on the 21st January, all services will be temporarily suspended whilst this is carried out.

    Departure information (local times)

        From UK From France
    21/01/17 Last departure 21:20 22:20
    22/01/17 First departure 06:20 07:20

    Customers booked to travel on the last departures should plan to arrive at check-in no later than 45 minutes before the departure time. Please be assured that departures either side of these are planned to run as scheduled.

    Calais Terminal Works

    Please take extra care when driving through our Calais terminal as works are in place to improve existing facilities. Please follow all signage and observe speed limits at all times

  • Don't forget to add your Advance Passenger Information (API)

    We are now carrying out exit checks at our Folkestone terminal on behalf of the UK government, so to speed up your journey, make sure you add your passenger information to all your Folkestone to Calais bookings before you travel.

    If you do not supply your passenger information in advance of travelling, you may be stopped at check-in and asked to add your API to your booking before continuing on your journey.

    Add your API now

    Passport and documentation
    Please ensure you have your passport or ID card within easy reach and out of its wallet before approaching border controls.
    Ticket Hanger
    Please ensure that your ticket hanger is on display at all times until you disembark the shuttle in Folkestone or Calais.
    Customers with high vehicles/roof boxes
    To avoid over-extended waiting times, customers must advise Eurotunnel Le Shuttle in advance if they are planning to travel with a vehicle higher than 1.85 metres (including roof boxes). We do NOT charge an additional fee for high vehicles or vehicles fitted with a roof box, however we do require prior notice so that we can allocate them correctly. Please call the Contact Centre (Customers who notified us at the time of booking are not required to notify us again).
    Operation stack
    More information about Operation Stack on the M20