There are 5 ways to get from Dunkirk to Lille by bus, train, rideshare, taxi 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

Bus  •  1 h

  1. Take the bus from Dunkerque to Lille Ouibus

$3 - $8

4 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Dunkerque to Lille Flandres Tgv

$18 - $27

Rideshare  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Dunkerque to Lille 46.7 miles

$6

Taxi  •  48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dunkirk to Lille 46 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  48 min

  1. Drive from Dunkirk to Lille 46 miles

$9 - $15

What companies run services between Dunkirk, France and Lille, France?

Ouibus operates a bus from Dunkirk to Lille every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 1 h. Isilines also services this route once daily. Alternatively, SNCF operates a train from Dunkirk to Lille hourly. Tickets cost $18 - $27 and the journey takes 1 h 6 min. TGV also services this route 5 times a day.

Train operators
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Dunkerque to Lille Flandres
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $27
1st Class
$24 - $40
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Dunkerque to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $27
1st Class
$39 - $40
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Dunkerque to Lille
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Dunkerque to Lille
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
isilines.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Dunkerque to Lille
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Dunkirk to Lille
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Cotaxi
Phone
+33 3 28 66 73 00
Torney Philippe
Phone
+33 3 28 21 15 43

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Dunkirk and Lille is 65 km. The road distance is 74 km.

The cheapest way to get from Dunkirk to Lille is to rideshare which costs 5€ and takes 1 h 12 min.

The quickest way to get from Dunkirk to Lille is to taxi which takes 48 min and costs 100€ - 120€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Dunkerque and arriving at Lille Flandres. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 6 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dunkerque and arriving at Lille. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h.

The bus from Dunkerque to Lille takes 1 h including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.