There are 10 ways to get from Liverpool to Dunkirk by train, bus, car, car train, taxi, car ferry or plane

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  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Lille Europe Eurostar Est
  3. Take the train from Lille Europe to Dunkerque Tgv

$188 - $353

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place to London Victoria Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from London to Calais Ouibus

$30 - $41

8 alternative options

Train Virgin West Coast Trains, bus  •  8 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to London Euston
  2. Take the bus from London to Calais Ouibus

$127 - $196

Train, bus via Birmingham New Street  •  11 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham, Navigation Street to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals M11
  3. Take the bus from London to Calais

$68 - $100

Drive, Eurotunnel, taxi  •  5 h 40 min

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

$310 - $357

Drive, car ferry  •  5 h 59 min

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

$93 - $137

Train to Manchester, fly to Brussels, train  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Brussels (BRU) MAN - BRU
  3. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Lille Europe
  4. Take the train from Lille Europe to Dunkerque

$128 - $347

Train to Manchester, fly to Ostend, bus, train  •  8 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Ostend (OST) MAN - OST
  3. Take the bus from Bruges to Lille
  4. Take the train from Lille Europe to Dunkerque

$86 - $387

Train to Birmingham, fly to Brussels, train  •  9 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Birmingham New Street
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Brussels (BRU) BHX - BRU
  3. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Lille Europe
  4. Take the train from Lille Europe to Dunkerque

$151 - $433

Train to Manchester, fly to Amsterdam, train  •  9 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Amsterdam (AMS) MAN - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Lille Europe
  4. Take the train from Lille Europe to Dunkerque

$159 - $370

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Liverpool to Dunkirk is to bus which costs £22 - £35 and takes 11 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Liverpool to Dunkirk is to drive and Eurotunnel and taxi which costs £230 - £270 and takes 5 h 40 min.

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The distance between Liverpool and Dunkirk is 281 miles.

It takes approximately 6 h 24 min to get from Liverpool to Dunkirk, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Liverpool station to Dunkirk. However, there are services departing from Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place and arriving at Dunkerque via London and Calais. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Liverpool to Dunkirk. However, there are services departing from Liverpool Lime Street and arriving at Dunkerque via London St. Pancras International and Lille Europe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 24 min.

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

You can take a train from Liverpool to Dunkirk via London Euston, London St. Pancras International, Lille Europe Eurostar, and Lille Europe in around 6 h 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Liverpool to Dunkirk via London Victoria Coach Station, London, and Calais in around 11 h 5 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Manchester to Brussels via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Birmingham to Brussels via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Manchester to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Manchester to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Birmingham to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Manchester to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Flights from Manchester to Amsterdam via Southampton
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $350
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to Brussels via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Manchester to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $360
VLM Airlines
Website
flyvlm.com
Flights from Manchester to Ostend
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $320
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
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
$38 - $40
SNCF
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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 - $27
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $27
1st Class
$24 - $40
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
$174
Website
eurotunnel.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $70
Train from Schiphol Airport to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$120 - $160
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London to Calais
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Bruges to Lille
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators
Other operators
Taxi from Calais to Dunkirk
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Allo Taxis Calais
Phone
+33 6 09 52 30 38
Website
allotaxicalais.com
Taxi Guines
Phone
+33 6 85 57 73 39

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