There are 2 ways to get from Gare du Nord to Dunkirk by train or car
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Take the train from Paris Nord to Dunkerque
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Drive from Gare du Nord to Dunkirk
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The cheapest way to get from Gare du Nord to Dunkirk is to drive which costs €30 - €50 and takes 2h 48m.
The fastest way to get from Gare du Nord to Dunkirk is to train which takes 2h 12m and costs €55 - €70.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Paris Nord and arriving at Dunkerque. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 12m.
The distance between Gare du Nord and Dunkirk is 239 km. The road distance is 289.8 km.
The best way to get from Gare du Nord to Dunkirk without a car is to train which takes 2h 12m and costs €55 - €70.
The train from Paris Nord to Dunkerque takes 2h 12m including transfers and departs every four hours.
Gare du Nord to Dunkirk train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Paris Nord station.
Gare du Nord to Dunkirk train services, operated by TGV inOui, arrive at Dunkerque station.
Yes, the driving distance between Gare du Nord to Dunkirk is 290 km. It takes approximately 2h 48m to drive from Gare du Nord to Dunkirk.
There are 91+ hotels available in Dunkirk. Prices start at €87 per night.
What companies run services between Gare du Nord, Île-de-France, France and Dunkirk, France?
TGV inOui operates a train from Paris Nord to Dunkerque every 4 hours. Tickets cost €55 - €70 and the journey takes 2h 12m.
France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.
Train from Paris Nord to Dunkerque
- Ave. Duration
- 2h 12m
- Every 4 hours
- Estimated price
- €55 - €70
- 2nd Class
- €55 - €65
- 1st Class
- €55 - €70
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