There are 4 ways to get from Amsterdam to Dunkirk by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Lille Europe Thalys
  2. Take the train from Lille Europe to Dunkerque Tgv

$106 - $141

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Lille 800 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Dunkerque Ouibus

$13 - $31

2 alternative options

Train via Lille Flandres  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Lille Europe Thalys
  2. Take the train from Lille Flandres to Dunkerque

$106 - $141

Drive  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Dunkirk 203.1 miles

$45 - $75

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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Dunkirk is to bus which costs 11€ - 28€ and takes 6 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Dunkirk is to drive which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 3 h 10 min.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Dunkirk is 228 km. The road distance is 325 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 14 min to get from Amsterdam to Dunkirk, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Dunkirk. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and arriving at Dunkerque via Lille. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Dunkirk. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Dunkerque via Lille Europe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 14 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Dunkirk is 325 km. It takes approximately 3 h 10 min to drive from Amsterdam to Dunkirk.

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  • Distance: 142.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 14 min

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Dunkirk, France?

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Dunkirk via Lille Europe in around 4 h 14 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Amsterdam to Dunkirk via Lille in around 6 h 15 min.

Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$120 - $170
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lille Europe to Dunkerque
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $26
1st Class
$37 - $39
SNCF
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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lille Europe to Dunkerque
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $26
1st Class
$23 - $40
Train from Lille Flandres to Dunkerque
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $26
1st Class
$24 - $40
Bus operators
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Lille
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to Lille
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lille to Dunkerque
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus

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