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

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  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Dunkerque to Lille Europe Tgv
  2. Take the train from Lille Europe Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est

$74 - $176

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Dunkerque to London 113.7 miles

$17

3 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Calais to London Ouibus

$21 - $30

Taxi, Eurotunnel, drive  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dunkirk to Calais
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to London

$263 - $285

Car ferry, drive  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  2. Drive from Dover to London

$48 - $69

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dunkirk to London is to rideshare which costs 15€ and takes 3 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dunkirk to London is to taxi and Eurotunnel and drive which takes 2 h 20 min and costs 220€ - 250€.

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The distance between Dunkirk and London is 182 km.

It takes approximately 2 h 59 min to get from Dunkirk to London, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dunkirk to London. However, there are services departing from Dunkerque and arriving at London via Calais. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Dunkirk to London. However, there are services departing from Dunkerque and arriving at London St. Pancras International via Lille Europe Eurostar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 59 min.

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What companies run services between Dunkirk, France and London, England?

You can take a train from Dunkirk to London via Lille Europe and Lille Europe Eurostar in around 2 h 59 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Dunkirk to London every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $19 - $27 and the journey takes 5 h 25 min.

Train operators
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 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $26
1st Class
$38 - $40
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Dunkerque to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $26
1st Class
$24 - $40
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$174
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Ferry operators
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Dunkerque to London
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Dunkirk to Calais
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Cotaxi
Phone
+33 3 28 66 73 00
Torney Philippe
Phone
+33 3 28 21 15 43

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