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There are 5 ways to get from Dunkirk to Calais Station by train, bus, taxi, car or rideshare

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

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Train  •  46m

  1. Take the train from Dunkerque to Calais Les Fontinettes Calais Ville - Dunkerque / ...

$24 - $33

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Rideshare  •  1h 15m

  1. Take the rideshare from Dunkerque to Fréthun 28.8 miles

$3

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1h

  1. Take the bus from Gare de Dunkerque to Gare de Les Fontinettes Calais Ville - Dunkerque

$22 - $28

Taxi  •  32m

  1. Take a taxi from Dunkirk to Calais Station 29 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  32m

  1. Drive from Dunkirk to Calais Station 29 miles

$6 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Dunkirk to Calais Station is to rideshare which costs 3€ and takes 1h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Dunkirk to Calais Station is to taxi which costs 60€ - 80€ and takes 32m.

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The distance between Dunkirk and Calais Station is 40 km. The road distance is 46.3 km.

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The best way to get from Dunkirk to Calais Station without a car is to train which takes 46m and costs 20€ - 29€.

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It takes approximately 46m to get from Dunkirk to Calais Station, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Dunkirk to Calais Station is to train which takes 46m and costs 20€ - 29€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 19€ - 25€ and takes 1h.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dunkirk to Calais Station is 46 km. It takes approximately 32m to drive from Dunkirk to Calais Station.

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There are 334+ hotels available in Calais Station. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Dunkirk and Calais Station. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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Map of how to get from Dunkirk to Calais Station.
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  • Distance: 25.2 miles
  • Duration: 46m

What companies run services between Dunkirk, France and Calais Station, France?

SNCF operates a train from Dunkirk to Calais Station every 3 hours. Tickets cost $13 - $20 and the journey takes 40m. Alternatively, SNCF Bus operates a bus from Dunkirk to Calais Station 4 times a week. Tickets cost $10 - $14 and the journey takes 54m.

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.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Dunkerque to Calais Les Fontinettes
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$13 - $20
1st Class
$17 - $26
Bus operators
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Dunkerque to Fréthun
Ave. Duration
57m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Dunkirk to Calais Station
Ave. Duration
32m
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Torney Philippe
Phone
+33 3 28 21 15 43
Cotaxi
Phone
+33 3 28 66 73 00

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