Driving to Disneyland® Paris

Family travelling by car to Disneyland Paris

Driving to Disneyland® Paris

Enjoy comfort and flexibility when driving to Disneyland Paris with our Disneyland Paris self-drive packages. With the magic only a three-hour ride from Calais to Disneyland Paris, you'll find it doesn't take long to get from your street to Main Street, U.S.A and beyond!

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Unlimited Luggage Allowance

Pack all the essentials and more when you drive to Disneyland Paris!
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Free Car Parking

All Disney Hotel Guests can enjoy free car parking at their hotel!
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Book up to March 2025

Book in advance! Reserve with a 15% deposit and pay the rest in flexible instalments!

Book your shuttle or ferry to Disneyland Paris direct with Disney today!

Enjoy a FREE P&O Ferries Crossing!

Aladdin flies by magic carpet, Dumbo flaps his ears – and you can drive your family to Disneyland® Paris in the safety and comfort of your car. Book by 1st July 2024 to receive a FREE crossing with P&O Ferries included in your booking when you choose to come by car.

Valid for arrivals from 9th May until 30th September 2024, meaning that you'll be able to experience all the magic.

If you're looking to plan a magical holiday, load up the family ride with your favourite people and see for yourself how a car journey can fly.

Book your Disneyland Paris Package today!

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Choose how to get from Calais to Disneyland Paris by Car

Driving to Disneyland Paris from UK is easy whether you choose to travel with Le Shuttle (prev. Eurotunnel) or P&O Ferries. Discover which mode of transport best suits you and your famiy's needs.


Ferry to Disneyland Paris

Ferry to Disneyland Paris

When you travel with P&O Ferries to Disneyland Paris, you'll cross the channel in just 90 minutes allowing some time to relax and enjoy the plenty of things available to do onboard. Stretch your legs, grab a bite to eat, browse the shops or relax on deck while the kids let off some steam in the available play areas. Once you arrive in Calais, you'll be left with just a 3 hour drive to Disneyland Paris.

Le Shuttle to Disneyland Paris

Le Shuttle to Disneyland Paris

Prefer to remain in the comfort of your own car? Choose a short 35 minute crossing from Folkstone to Calais with Le Shuttle. It's the quickest way to cross the channel and great value for money! Once you arrive in Calais, you can drive straight off the train without any need for security checks and passport control for a 3 hour journey to the heart of the magic at Disneyland Paris.

How to drive to Disneyland Paris

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Drive to Folkstone or Dover

Via Le Shuttle

Folkestone is easily reached via the M25 and M20. Head to the Le Shuttle Self Check-in booths in Folkestone at least one hour before your booked departure time. Once you've checked in and your hanger is visible in the car, you can enjoy shopping and refreshments in the Passenger Terminal Buildings.

Via P&O Ferries

If you're travelling with P&O Ferries, follow the port signs on the M2 and M20. Once you're there, get in the Vehicles and Reservation lane before being ushered on to the ferry. Check in closes 60 minutes prior to scheduled departure time.

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Boarding Le Shuttle/P&O

Via Le Shuttle

Have your passports and documentation ready for French and British frontier controls before driving on to Le Shuttle. Boarding commences 25 minutes before your departure time.

Via P&O Ferries

Once parked up, stretch your legs and make use of the array of on board offerings. With a 90 minute crossing, you'll have plenty of time to relax, refresh and rejuvenate before your drive on the other end.

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Arriving at Disneyland Paris

Via Le Shuttle and P&O Ferries

After a short channel crossing, you will arrive in Calais. Good news! As you have already completed border checks in Folkestone/ Calais, you can drive off and head straight to the magic.

Directions to Disneyland Paris from Calais
  • Head on to the A26 from Calais and change to the A4
  • Follow Metz/Nancy on A4 or the A104
  • Take exit 14 for Parcs Disneyland Paris

Booking a Self-Drive Disneyland Paris Package

With hands on support from our Disney Experts, incredible Disney Magical Extras included with bookings and deposits from 15%, it's easy to see why our Guests choose to book direct with us!

What's Included in my Disneyland Paris holiday?

Accommodation at a Disney Hotel

Stay at a Disney Hotel

Immerse in the magic at our themed hotels and enjoy extra magical Disney Hotel Guest benefits.

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Tickets to Both Disney Parks

Tickets to 2 Disney Parks

Enjoy access to both Disneyland Park and Walt Disney Studios Park for the duration of your stay!

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Return Travel

Take a pleasant journey to and from Disneyland Paris with P&O Ferries or Le Shuttle! The magic awaits!

Benefits of Disney Le Shuttle and P&O Ferries Packages

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Benefits of driving from UK to Disneyland Paris

Relax in the safety and comfort of your own car with budget friendly and flexible travel.

  • Enjoy great flexibility- with frequent P&O and Le Shuttle crossings each day, you're in the drivers seat. Choose a crossing departure that suits you and travel at your on pace.
  • There are no luggage restrictions when you drive, meaning you can bring back as many Disneyland Paris treats and souvenirs as you can fit in the car!
  • You'll receive free parking at your Disney Hotel included in your booking, allowing for an easy check-in upon arrival.
  • Choosing to come by car is great value for money. Relax in the comfort of your own space with no need to pay for extra leg room! Plus, when you travel with Le Shuttle, your ticket includes your vehicle and up to 9 passengers making it the most cost-effective way to holiday with friends, family and even pets!
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Benefits of Booking Direct with Disney

We're here to make your holiday planning smooth, simple and stress-fee. Read on to discover some of the many benefits of booking a self-drive and Disney Hotel Package with us:

  • With any P&O Ferries and Le Shuttle package bought through us, you'll receive Disney Park tickets for your length of stay. These can be used at both Disney Parks with no limitations on when you choose to jump from park to park.
  • Reap the benefits of Extra Magic Time§ in the parks, giving you even more time to experience the wonder of Disneyland Paris out of typical operating hours, exclusively available to Disney Hotel Guests.
  • Our Disney Experts have a wealth of Disney holidays knowledge and are here to provide hands-on support throughout the booking process, during and post-stay!

Other Ways of Getting to Disneyland Paris

Whilst it's easy to get from London to Disneyland Paris by car, we offer other transport-inclusive packages to suit all of our Guests' needs.


Come By Plane

By Plane

Fly low-cost to Disneyland Paris from a variety of UK airports.

Discover Disneyland Paris flight packages

Come By Train

By Train

Travel from the heart of London to the heart of the magic with Eurostar.

Discover Disneyland Paris Eurostar packages

Frequently Asked Questions


Can you drive to Disneyland Paris?

Yes- you can travel from all over the UK to France via Le Shuttle or P&O Ferries!


How long does it take to drive to Disneyland Paris from Calais?

The drive from Calais is around 3 hours via a straight forward route along the A4 or A104. With the Calais port and channel crossing geographically close to each other, you'll find it takes a similar time to drive for both P&O Ferries and Le Shuttle to Disneyland Paris.


What is the closest ferry port to Disneyland Paris?

The closest port to Disneyland Paris is Calais which is approximately 300km away, making our P&O Ferries crossing the perfect choice for easily getting to Disneyland Paris.


How far is the Eurotunnel drive to Disneyland Paris?

It takes about 3 hours 15 minutes to get from the Eurotunnel to Disneyland Paris by car. It's a straight forward route along France's A roads from Le Shuttle's Calais terminal to Disneyland Paris.


When is the best time to book?

Self-drive packages from London to Disneyland Paris can be booked up to 31st March 2025. Book early with a 15% deposit for the best availability of your dream Disneyland Paris Self-Drive holiday. Plus, you can choose to spread the cost in flexible with no fees or interest when you book directly with us!

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Where can I find more information about driving in France?

Find out all you need to know about driving in France from the AA website.

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How accessible is the journey to Disneyland Paris by Ferry and Le Shuttle?

Both Le Shuttle and P&O Ferries provide an inclusive travel experience for everyone. If you would like to add a request to your booking with regards to special assistance whilst traveling, please call 0800 169 0737 to speak to one of our Disney Experts who will be able to assist.


What are the luggage requirements for the ferry or Eurotunnel to Disneyland Paris?

With no limit as to the weight or number of luggage items brought on your trip, you can bring whatever fits in your vehicle! There's no need to pack light when you come by car!


Where can I park at Disneyland Paris?

Included in your booking, you will receive free parking at your chosen Disney Hotel. There is also a designated car park at Disneyland Paris available for a fee. However, with a free shuttle service to and from your hotel to the Disney Parks, it's much easier to keep your car safely parked at the hotel.


Where can I find Self-Drive deals?

For all current Disneyland Paris Eurotunnel package or P&O Ferries package offers, please check out our deals page.

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