There are 4 ways to get from Dunkirk to Calais Ferry Port by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  40 min

  1. Take the bus from Dunkirk to Calais Ouibus

$2 - $4

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Train  •  44 min

  1. Take the train from Dunkerque to Calais Ville

$14 - $20

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dunkirk to Calais Ferry Port 28.6 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from Dunkirk to Calais Ferry Port 28.6 miles

$6 - $9

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dunkirk and arriving at Calais. Services depart three times a week, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Dunkerque and arriving at Calais Ville. Services depart every three hours, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 44 min.

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The distance between Dunkirk and Calais Ferry Port is 37 km. The road distance is 45.8 km.

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The best way to get from Dunkirk to Calais Ferry Port without a car is to bus which takes 40 min and costs .

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The bus from Dunkirk to Calais takes 40 min including transfers and departs three times a week.

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Dunkirk to Calais Ferry Port bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from Dunkirk station.

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Dunkirk to Calais Ferry Port train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Dunkerque station.

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The best way to get from Dunkirk to Calais Ferry Port is to bus which takes 40 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 44 min.

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Dunkirk to Calais Ferry Port bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Calais station.

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Dunkirk to Calais Ferry Port train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Calais Ville station.

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Map of how to get from Dunkirk to Calais Ferry Port.
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  • Distance: 23.3 miles
  • Duration: 40 min

What companies run services between Dunkirk, France and Calais Ferry Port, France?

Ouibus operates a bus from Dunkirk to Calais Ferry Port 3 times a week. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 40 min. Alternatively, SNCF operates a train from Dunkirk to Calais Ferry Port every 3 hours. Tickets cost $14 - $20 and the journey takes 44 min.

Train operators
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. 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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Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Dunkerque to Calais Ville
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$14 - $20
1st Class
$17 - $27
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Dunkirk to Calais
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Ouibus
Other operators
Taxi from Dunkirk to Calais Ferry Port
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Cotaxi
Phone
+33 3 28 66 73 00
Torney Philippe
Phone
+33 3 28 21 15 43

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Yes, the driving distance between Dunkirk to Calais Ferry Port is 46 km. It takes approximately 34 min to drive from Dunkirk to Calais Ferry Port.

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