There are 6 ways to get from Hastings to Dunkirk by train, bus, car ferry, taxi, car train 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

Train via Lille Europe  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Hastings to Ashford International
  2. Take the train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Lille Europe Eurostar Est
  3. Take the train from Lille Europe to Dunkerque Tgv

$74 - $144

Cheapest option

Drive, carferry  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Hastings to Dover
  2. Take the carferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Dunkirk

$41 - $60

4 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Hastings to Ashford International
  2. Take the train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Calais-Fréthun Est
  3. Take the train from Calais Ville to Dunkerque

$66 - $97

Line 2 bus, train  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Take the line 2 bus from Hastings Town Centre, Railway Station to Tenterden, The Vine (The Vine Inn) 2
  2. Take the line 2 bus from Tenterden, The Vine (The Vine Inn) to Ashford International Railway Station 2 / ...
  3. Take the train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Calais-Fréthun Est
  4. Take the train from Calais Les Fontinettes to Dunkerque

$66 - $88

Bus, carferry  •  8 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Bohemia, White Rock Gardens (Museum) to Rye, Railway Station (Post Office) 70
  2. Take the bus from Rye, Railway Station (Post Office) to Lydd, Camp (Lydd Camp) 553 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Lydd, Camp (Lydd Camp) to Dover Priory Railway Station
  4. Take the carferry from Dover to Calais
  5. Take the bus from Calais to Dunkirk

$51 - $64

Taxi, Eurotunnel  •  1 h 50 min

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

$350 - $384

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Hastings to Dunkirk. However, there are services departing from Hastings and arriving at Dunkerque via Ashford(Kent) Int. and Lille Europe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 26 min.

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The distance between Hastings and Dunkirk is 80 miles.

The best way to get from Hastings to Dunkirk without a car is to train which takes 4 h 26 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 26 min to get from Hastings to Dunkirk, including transfers.

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Hastings to Dunkirk train services, operated by Southern, depart from Hastings station.

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Dunkirk is 1 h ahead of Hastings. It is currently 3:19 AM in Hastings and 4:19 AM in Dunkirk.

Hastings to Dunkirk train services, operated by inOui TGV, arrive at Dunkerque station.

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There are 409+ hotels available in Dunkirk. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Hastings to Dunkirk.
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  • Distance: 80 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 26 min

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

You can take a train from Hastings to Dunkirk via Ashford International, Ashford(Kent) Int., Lille Europe Eurostar, and Lille Europe in around 4 h 26 min.

Train operators
Eurostar
Rome2rio's guide to Eurostar
Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Lille Europe Eurostar
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $95
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$40 - $95
Premier
$90 - $110
Train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$29 - $40
Premier
$45 - $60
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
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
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 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 Calais Ville to Dunkerque
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$14 - $20
1st Class
$17 - $27
Train from Calais Les Fontinettes to Dunkerque
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$14 - $20
1st Class
$17 - $26
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$172
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Hastings
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Hastings Town Centre, Railway Station to Tenterden, The Vine (The Vine Inn)
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bohemia, White Rock Gardens (Museum) to Rye, Railway Station (Post Office)
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Rye, Railway Station (Post Office) to Lydd, Camp (Lydd Camp)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Tenterden, The Vine (The Vine Inn) to Ashford International Railway Station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Rye, Railway Station (Post Office) to Lydd, Camp (Lydd Camp)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Lydd, Camp (Lydd Camp) to Dover Priory Railway Station
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Calais to Dunkirk
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators
Other operators
Taxi from Hastings to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Sussex Cars Eastbourne
Phone
+44 1323 726726
Website
726726.co.uk
Mini Bus Taxi
Phone
+44 7944 422074
Website
airporttaxieastbourne.co.uk

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