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Duration 2h 15m
Distance 293.7 km
Average price 60€
Frequency 6/day

Trip overview

The average train between Paris and Dunkirk takes 2h 15m and the fastest train takes 1h 59m. The train service runs several times per day from Paris to Dunkirk. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Paris Nord
  2. Dunkirk
2h 13m
35€ - 70€

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Paris to Dunkirk? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Paris Nord and arriving at Dunkerque. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 13m.

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The distance between Paris and Dunkirk is 242 km. The road distance is 293.7 km.

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Paris to Dunkirk train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Paris Nord station.

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Paris to Dunkirk train services, operated by TGV inOui, arrive at Dunkerque station.

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There are 260+ hotels available in Dunkirk. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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What companies run services between Paris and Dunkirk?

TGV inOui operates a train from Paris Nord to Dunkerque every 4 hours. Tickets cost 55€ - 70€ and the journey takes 2h 13m. SNCF also services this route once a week.
Train operators
TGV inOui
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
55€ - 70€

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Nord to Dunkerque
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
55€ - 70€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
55€ - 65€
1st Class
55€ - 70€
SNCF
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
35€ - 70€

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Nord to Dunkerque
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
35€ - 70€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
35€ - 50€
Rail 1st Class
45€ - 70€

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