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

$196 - $365

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from LIVERPOOL, Liverpool One Bus Station to London Victoria Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from London to Calais Londres > Douvres > Calais > Paris Centre - Bercy / ...

$32 - $43

8 alternative options

Train Virgin West Coast Trains, bus  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to London Euston
  2. Take the bus from London to Calais Londres > Douvres > Calais > Paris Centre - Bercy / ...

$135 - $208

Train, bus via Birmingham Moor Street  •  10 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham Moor Street to London Marylebone
  3. Take the bus from London to Calais

$122 - $182

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

$326 - $373

Drive, car ferry  •  6 h 44 min

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

$95 - $142

Train to Manchester, fly to Brussels, train  •  7 h 32 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 Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to Lille Europe Eurostar
  4. Take the train from Lille Europe to Dunkerque

$125 - $357

Train to Birmingham, fly to Brussels, train  •  8 h 33 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 Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to Lille Europe Eurostar
  4. Take the train from Lille Europe to Dunkerque

$150 - $451

Fly Liverpool to Paris CDG, train  •  7 h 4 min

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

$114 - $448

Train to Manchester, fly to Charleroi, bus, train  •  8 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Charleroi (CRL) MAN - CRL
  3. Take the bus from Charleroi Airport to Bruxelles-Midi
  4. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to Lille Europe Eurostar
  5. Take the train from Lille Europe to Dunkerque

$105 - $343

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 2 min.

Airlines
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
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
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
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
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Liverpool to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Charleroi
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $320
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Lille Europe Eurostar
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$55 - $150
Premier
$130 - $180
Train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to Lille Europe Eurostar
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$35 - $60
Premier
$72 - $74
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Lille Europe to Dunkerque
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $28
1st Class
$40 - $42
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $33
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $33
1st Class
$47 - $51
Train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
SNCF
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
$19 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $28
1st Class
$25 - $40
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from Birmingham Moor Street to London Marylebone
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $110
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
$185
Website
eurotunnel.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $75
Bus operators
Brussels City Shuttle
Phone
+352 50 55 62 1
Website
brussels-city-shuttle.com
Bus from Charleroi Airport to Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Schedules at
brussels-city-shuttle.com
Ferry operators
Other operators
Taxi from Calais to Dunkirk
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Liverpool to Dunkirk?

The distance between Liverpool and Dunkirk is 450 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Liverpool to Dunkirk?

The cheapest way to get from Liverpool to Dunkirk is to bus which costs £22 - £35 and takes 11 h 2 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Liverpool to Dunkirk?

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

Is there a direct train between Liverpool and Dunkirk?

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.

Is there a direct bus between Liverpool and Dunkirk?

No, there is no direct bus from Liverpool to Dunkirk. However, there are services departing from LIVERPOOL, Liverpool One Bus Station and arriving at Dunkerque via London and Calais. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 2 min.

How long does it take to get from Liverpool to Dunkirk?

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