There are 8 ways to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Dunkirk by plane, 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.

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Fly to Brussels, train  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Brussels (BRU) FRA - BRU
  2. Take the train from Brussels - Midi to Gare de Lille Europe
  3. Take the train from Lille Europe to Dunkerque

$129 - $345

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Bus  •  10 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Ghent N84
  2. Take the bus from Ghent to Dunkerque, Dunkerque Belle Vue 1753

$44 - $59

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Fly to Paris CDG, train  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Paris CDG (CDG) FRA - CDG
  2. Take the train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Lille Europe
  3. Take the train from Lille Europe to Dunkerque

$103 - $347

Fly to Amsterdam, train  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Amsterdam (AMS) FRA - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Lille Europe
  3. Take the train from Lille Europe to Dunkerque

$156 - $371

Train  •  7 h

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Köln Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brussels Midi-Zuid Ice
  3. Take the train from Brussels - Midi to Gare de Lille Europe
  4. Take the train from Lille Europe to Dunkerque Tgv

$127 - $206

Train, bus  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Köln Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brusel Nord Ice
  3. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Dunkerque, Dunkerque Belle Vue

$93 - $142

Bus, train  •  10 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Lille
  2. Take the train from Lille Flandres to Dunkerque

$79 - $121

Drive  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Dunkirk 340 miles

$70 - $110

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Dunkirk. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport and arriving at Dunkerque, Dunkerque Belle Vue via Ghent. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Dunkirk. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf and arriving at Dunkerque via Köln Hauptbahnhof, Brussels - Midi and Lille Europe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h.

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The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Dunkirk is 451 km. The road distance is 544 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Dunkirk without a car is to train which takes 7 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 41 min to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Dunkirk, including transfers.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Dunkirk bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport station.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Dunkirk train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf station.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Dunkirk is to train which takes 7 h and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 10 h 35 min.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Dunkirk bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Dunkerque, Dunkerque Belle Vue station.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Dunkirk.
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  • Distance: 281.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 41 min

What companies run services between Frankfurt Airport (FRA), Germany and Dunkirk, France?

You can take a train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Dunkirk via Köln Hbf, Köln Hauptbahnhof, Brussels Midi-Zuid, Brussels - Midi, Gare de Lille Europe, and Lille Europe in around 7 h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Dunkirk via Ghent in around 10 h 35 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Brussels
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Frankfurt to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $470
Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Brussels - Midi to Gare de Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $31
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $31
1st Class
$44 - $47
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
Train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $70
Train from Schiphol Airport to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$80 - $110
1st Class
$110 - $160
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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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
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brussels Midi-Zuid
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brusel Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Dunkerque, Dunkerque Belle Vue
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Ghent
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Ghent to Dunkerque, Dunkerque Belle Vue
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Frankfurt to Lille
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
eurolines.de
Low
$54
High
$58

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Dunkirk train services, operated by inOui TGV, arrive at Dunkerque station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Dunkirk is 544 km. It takes approximately 4 h 56 min to drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Dunkirk.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Frankfurt Airport to Brussels Airport.

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Book your Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Dunkirk bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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